Dec. 7, 2017

Ohana Niihau O Waimea Fri. 12/8

Ohana Niihau O Waimea, a Free Concert on Friday, Dec. 8th,
starting at 5:30pm. Enjoy an incredible blend of powerful voices.
Meet the people, hear their music, and learn the language.
Taste Hawaiian & Tongan food, as well as shop for shell lei’s.

At the Kauai Memorial Convention Hall. Info 639-1261

 

Posted in Lifestyle
Dec. 5, 2017

Christmas Concerts on Sun. 12/10 & Fri. 12/15


Kauai Chorale presents two evenings of Glorious Music. 

Soaring melodies, exciting rhythms, harmonious and celebratory song will fill the air.

A program of delights to the ears will add joy to your Christmas season.

Enjoy and evening of classic and modern sacred music, Christmas songs,

and all intended to help you enjoy the “Glory of Christmas.”

Tickets are available NOW from the wonderful ticket outlet supporters or any

Kauai Chorale Member at reduced prices until December 9.

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 30, 2017

Lights on Rice Parade Friday Dec. 1st

This Friday December 1st at 6:30pm

One of the largest gatherings of Kauai where families, companies and well,

just about everyone gets into the holiday spirit with a light parade that travels

up Rice St. from the Vidinha Stadium to the County building where the Festival

of Lights is held. Come early for seating and watch as the lights turn on at the

County Building! Lots of fun for the family! More info: www.lightsonrice.org

 

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 28, 2017

Kauai Village Shopping Center Sold to New Investors

Real estate investment firm Holliday Fenoglio Fowler LP has placed acquisition financing of $32.3 million with a Mainland investor for Epic Real Estate Partners’ $43.55 million purchase of the Safeway-anchored center from Value Rock Realty Partners.
Texas-based Epic Real Estate Partners recently closed the the acquisition of the 109,466-square-foot shopping center, which is also anchored by Ross Dress for Less, from Value Rock Realty Partners, which was represented by HFF, according to the firm’s Boston office.
HFF worked on behalf of Epic Real Estate Partners to place a three-year, floating-rate loan with a life company, a new investor in Hawaii, the firm said.It was the second such placement in 18 months for HFF, which worked on Terramar Retail Centers' $64.75 million sales in June 2016 of the Lahaina Cannery Mall on Maui to US Realty Partners Inc. 
Meanwhile, Epic Real Estate Partners has tapped Commercial Consultants Inc. to handle leasing at Kauai Village, which is also set to undergo renovations.

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 22, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving from Reside Kauai

Reside Kauai wants to wish you

a healthy & abundant Thanksgiving 

 

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 16, 2017

37th Annual Hawaii International Film Festival

HIFF37 film festivals will be held at the Waimea Theater in Kauai from November 16 through the 19! Award winners like OUT OF STATE (MADE IN HAWAII Best Feature and Audience Award for Best Documentary), WILDER PALMS (MADE IN HAWAII Best Short Film and Audience Award for Short Film) as part of the MADE IN HAWAII Shorts Program, and JIMAMI TOFU (Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature) will be shown and this is your exclusive chance to catch these films that had entertained and moved audiences at the recently concluded Oahu portion of HIFF.

Waimea Theater on Kauai kicks off with the 100% Hawaii made GO FOR BROKE: AN ORIGIN STORY, winner of the HIFF37 MADE IN HAWAII Moviemaker Award for director Alexander Bocchierri and writer-producer Stacey Hayashi, and is the definitive film on the origins of the famed 442nd regiment.

For more info and to purchase tickets, go to the Waimea Theater website for the Kauai film program. Below is the full film schedule:

Waimea Theater (Kauai)
November 16
7:00pm GO FOR BROKE: AN ORIGIN STORY (Opening Night)

November 17
 
6:00pm POI E: THE STORY OF OUR SONG
8:15pm THE VILLAINESS

November 18
1:30pm BLUE
3:15pm NAPPING PRINCESS
5:30pm OUT OF STATE
7:30pm A TAXI DRIVER

November 19
12:15pm MADE IN HAWAII SHORTS
2:45pm I CAN I WILL I DID
4:45pm JIMAMI TOFU
7:15pm KULEANA (Closing Night)

 

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 14, 2017

Jake Shimabukuro Ukulele Concert

Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro joins us Saturday November 18th at the Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach. He will be joined by Kuhio Travis, an up and coming performer from O'ahu. Chef Lucas Sautter will be preparing incredible tapas and light bites to accompany an evening of unforgettable music.

We will also be serving up ice cold locally brewed beers from Kaua'i Island Brewing. Known as the westernmost brewery in the world, Kaua'i Island Brewing is located in Port Allen and features 10 microbrewed beers on draft.

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 9, 2017

3rd Annual Wahine Comedy Festival

At Trees Lounge this weekend, and it’ll all come from the lips of the ladies.

That’s because the restaurant and bar has set the stage for the third annual Wahine Comedy Festival, hosted by Female Comics of Hawaii. 

The seven-person line-up is all female and Swartzkopf has pulled together comedians from Oahu and Maui —Kauai’s Kaiulani Mahuka is also in the lineup.

Location: Trees Lounge (behind Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa)

Date & Time: 8 p.m. Friday 11/10 and 10 p.m. Saturday 11/11.

Don't miss a good comedy show on Kauai. 

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 7, 2017

15th annual Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run Sat. 11/11

The Rotary Club of Kauai is pleased to announce the 15th annual Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run set for Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Anne Knudsen Park, Junction Maluhia Rd (RT520) & Emi Rd, Koloa.

This is Kauai’s premier 5-Km, 10-Km, Half Marathon Runs, and non-competitive 5-K Walk.

The Half Marathon will start at 7:00 A.M.; the 5-K run and walk will start at 7:15 A.M., and, the 10-K run will start at 7:30 A.M. The run will include a breakfast and microfiber T-shirt. Breakfast will be served as the first finishers arrive at about 8:00 A.M. The winners will be announced at about 9:30. Awards will go to overall male and female finishers and medals to age group winners. Metals will be provided to all half marathon finishers.

Registration for the Half Marathon is $40.00 at www.Active.com (search: old koloa sugar mill run). Registration for the 10K and 5K runs is $30.00 at www.Active.com until Oct 31st. Late registration for the 10K and 5K runs (Nov 1st – 9th) is $35.00 at www.Active.com. Late registration for all runs (Nov 10th) is $40.00 at Kukui Grove Shopping center. No race day registration. Early registration is advised to ensure T-shirt size availability. Registration fees are non-refundable. Race packet pickup is on Friday, November 10th between 11 A.M. – 6 P.M. at the Kukui Grove Shopping Mall, exhibit area behind Starbucks. Professional timing by JTL Timing who provides an individual time card to each runner at the end of the run. Additional details on the run can be found at www.oldkoloasugarmillrun.org. 

Awards for running! Breakfast! Hawaiian music! All proceeds from this event will go toward local scholarships for the University of Hawaii located at the Kauai Community College, and the Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA). Stay after the race for the Benefit Breakfast, FREE to all participants, and only $10 for family, friends, and visitors.

 

Posted in Lifestyle
Nov. 2, 2017

Hanalei Surf Co. Swap Meet Sat. 11/4

Hanalei Surf Company sponsors the Water Sports Swapmeet every first Saturday of the month for the last 18 years. It starts at 9am till Noon,
but people will be there earlier to get the pick of the litter.
Anyone can bring his or her used surf or water sports equipment to sell. This is a free event open to everyone. You can find anything from a classic longboard, shortboard, SUP, and even windsurfing. You might get lucky & come across a rare collector board from a famous shaper or rider.
This event is free & open to everyone plus takes place rain or shine.First Sat. of Every Month from 9am till Noon.

Posted in Lifestyle