Something for Everyone in Kailua- Kona!
Festivals, art, fundraisers, exhibits, live music, tours, historical events & much more!



Exhibit: INUNDATION: Art and Climate Change in the Pacific

07-02-2020 10:00 am - 10-10-2020 4:00 pm
Exhibit: INUNDATION: Art and Climate Change in the Pacific

The Donkey Mill Art Center is proud to present INUNDATION: Art and Climate Change in the Pacific.

To “know” climate change is happening on an abstract level—sea levels are rising, storms are
increasing, watersheds and arable land are diminishing—is not the same as hearing and seeing first-hand accounts.

The nine artists featured in INUNDATION offer powerful testimony, palpable imagery, and poetic intervention  ... 


5th Annual Hawaii Island Festival of Birds

10-15-2020 9:00 am - 10-19-2020 5:00 pm
5th Annual Hawaii Island Festival of Birds HIFB’s 2020 theme, “Wanderers and Migrants—Celebrating Hawaii's Avian Voyagers,” will celebrate the remarkable number of migratory and accidental avian visitors that arrive in Hawaii annually. HIFB’s special guest will be Jason Ward, American naturalist, birder, activist, and host of the 2019 TV documentary series Birds of North America.
Events include guided field trips and pelagic boat tours aboard Fair Wind's Hula Kai, Saturday Bird Fair with educational booths, local arts and crafts, birdwatching optics store and showcase, kids corner, educational talks and panel discussions. An evening presentation, The Seabirds of Traditional Hawaiian Navigation, will include storytelling, hula and Hawaiian song.

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October 15-19, 2020
Times vary based on day and event

2nd (2020)Annual Ube Festival

11-07-2020 10:00 am -4:00 pm
2nd (2020)Annual Ube Festival Come and support our local businesses as they create delicious UBE sweet and savory dishes!

Big Island Chocolate Festival 2021

04-30-2021 5:00 pm - 05-01-2021 9:00 pm
Big Island Chocolate Festival 2021

2-Day Eco-Tourism Event includes farm seminars for local cacao growers, cacao tours to learn about local cacao growing and local chocolate.

As well as chef demonstrations with tastings and a gala featuring 25-chef booths with beer, wine and speciality cocktail.