The First First Friday Honolulu Art Gallery Walk is tomorrow - April 6th, 2018 (see details below). Come on down to Chinatown/Downtown from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm (with after hour activities until 2:00 am) and visit the galleries and merchants and enjoy their impressive array of exhibits and events.
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Profiles Of The Month - APRIL 2018
View profiles of the month and previous profiles of the month on FirstFridayHawaii.Com.
- The Naughty Vegan Studio - Tattoos - Art Gallery - Yoga
- HASR Wine
- onG kinG aRts cenTer
- Digital Art Society of Hawaii (DASH)
- Garry Palm - watercolors
- Downbeat Diner and Lounge
| FEATURED EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS|
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| Hawaii State Art Museum First Friday: ANJU MADOKA/KENNY ENDO (4/6/2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm)|
Family-friendly evening of art and music at HiSAM! April 2018: Anju Madoka (shamisen)/Kenny Endo (taiko drums). Admission is always free. More...
| The Naughty Vegan Studio First Friday - April 2018 - Tattoos - Art Gallery - Yoga - FEATURING IMAGES BY DEBRA CASEY (4/6/2018 - 7PM - 10PM)|
Join us. Vegan food, music and fun - ALL FOR FREE - Welcome to Honolulus number one vegan friendly tattoo parlour. The Naughty Vegan Studio is a place where those who share this passion can unite to help the animals, the Earth, ourselves, and the oppressed. More...
| Ravizza Brownfield Gallery - Exhibit: "OP ART" (4/6/2018 - 6:00 PM)|
Ravizza Brownfield Gallery is pleased to announce the first kinetic art exhibit in Hawaii; a solo show of works by Alberto Biasi, titled "OP ART" More...
| Ong King: 1st Friday - Funky Fresh 1st Friday (4/6/2018 - 7:30pm - 2am)|
An opportunity to get out and get down with amazing music, fantastic art, and people who are full of wonder and Joy. Celebrate the spring with us, and show up to chinatown, and share the vibes, dance your booty off, and see artistic expression covering the walls More...
| The Arts At Marks Garage First Friday -Hawaii Watercolor Society Member's Show (4/6/2018 - 6 -10pm)|
HWS members exhibit their work from the year in this month's gallery. They will also be sponsoring internationally acclaimed artist Tom Hoffman in a four day en plein air workshop. More...
| First Friday at Downbeat - Foundation Meets Dancehall (4/6/2018 - 5-2am)|
Pressure Down Sounds and Rudies Hi-Fi spin strictly-vinyl all-night reggae grooves for First Friday at Downbeat Lounge. Vintage wax mixes of dancehall, ska, rocksteady and more by guest selectors, Zion Coptic Sounds, Pacific Sounds Outernational and Irie-Sistable. More...
| First Friday at Madre Chocolate - First Friday Shindig (4/6/2018 - 6:00pm - 10:30pm)|
Celebrate the coming of Spring with a vast array of sensations, including some of the finest flavors of the food of the gods - Chocolate! More...
| FIRST FRIDAY SUPPORTER - Beauti Goddess Eyelash and Beauty Services - 10-25% Off Online Sale|
BeautiGoddess Lash Studio is a premiere Eyelash Lift Service on Oahu - Honolulu, Hawaii. Lash lifting is an affordable alternative to lash extensions. We also offer lash and brow darkening, facias, waxing, wellness services and more. More...
| NEW FIRST FRIDAY VENUE PROFILE - The Naughty Vegan Studio - Tattoos - Art Gallery - Yoga|
Welcome to Honolulus number one vegan friendly tattoo parlour. The Naughty Vegan Studio is a place where those who share this passion can unite to help the animals, the Earth, ourselves, and the oppressed. More...
| Hawaii State Foundation On Culture and The Arts APRIL 2018 Newsletter|
The Hawai'i State Art Museum is dedicated to presenting the largest and finest collection of works by Hawai'i artists that celebrate the diverse artistic and cultural legacy of Hawai'i.
In This Issue
- Poetry Out Loud State Champion
- Artists in the Schools Grant Applications
- It's Your Art
- Arts, Music, and Culture Calendar
- Folk & Traditional Arts
- Board of Commissioners
- Recent and Upcoming Exhibit Visits
- HiSAM Event Calendar
- Holiday Schedule
- Volunteer Opportunities
| HiSAM Gallery Shop x MORI by Art+Flea - April First Friday (4/6/2018 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm)|
Everyone's invited to our Sustainability Now! opening on First Friday April 6th. Featuring local artists who focus their creative energy on raising awareness about the impact of waste and its effect on the environment. More...
| HASR Wine Co. Wine Tasting (4/6/2018 - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM)|
It's that time again...First Friday and the Chinatown Artwalk is on... Please stop in and taste great wines. More...
| MacBusiness Consulting (MBC) Launches Website Solution 4.0|
"A Web site is what the people ask for... and a solution is what they actually need." Only pay for website when it generates "direct/trackable" revenue for you! More...
| Mayor's Office Of Culture & The Arts Honolulu (MOCA) Newsletters APRIL 2018 - FEATURED EXHIBITS/EVENTS|
The mission of MOCA is to promote the value of arts and culture throughout communities in the City and County of Honolulu. MOCA's objectives are to attain per-eminence in culture and the arts; to perpetuate the artistic and cultural heritages of its entire people; to promote a community environment, which provides equal and abundant opportunity for exposure to culture and the arts in all its forms; and to encourage and provide equal opportunity for the development of culture and the artistic talents of the people of Honolulu. More...
| Bar 35 - First Friday! (4/6/2018 - 9-2PM)|
Exclusive, stylish and sexy, BAR 35 is host to the most discriminating drinker. Over 100 beers from around the world. Open 4pm-2am. Happy hour deals from 4-8pm. DJs and dancing. Cover after 9pm. More...
| Pacific Dharma Inc. First Friday - LIVE MUSIC, FOOD, KIRTAN (4/6/2018 - 4pm - 6:30pm)|
Come celebrate First Friday with Us. CHANT - DANCE - FEAST - Live Music - Bhava hair Band * Free Vegetarian Food * Kirtan * Bhakti Yogo Discourse * Tarot Card Reading * Transcendental Art * 5% off goods and much more - Free Admission - Non-profit center & store for body mind & soul. , Products Include:, Books , Art, Music, Incense, Clothing, Jewelry, Japa, Beads, Home Decor, and more.... Events & Classes Art, Music, Vegetarian Food, Tarot Readings, Kirtan Book Signing , Record Launching, Dance , Hare Krsna, Bhakti. More...
| Map of First Friday Art Walk Event Calendar - APRIL 6TH, 2018|
last update: 4/5/2018 Interactive map of event calendar. More...
| The Pegge Hopper Gallery (4/6/2018 - 5pm - 9pm)|
The Pegge Hopper Gallery opened in 1983 and is located in historic Chinatown. More...
| Hukilau Honolulu First Friday (4/6/2018 - 6pm - 9pm)|
Free concert, drink specials and try our new mojito menu and sushi specials. 1st friday will have live music from 6-830pm. We also have happy hour all night every friday, which includes $3 flavored martinis and house wine, and bud light, $4 draft beers, and discounted pupus. More...
| Hawaii Forgiveness Meeting - April 13, 2018 - r. Dean Nelson has been learning and practicing Tibetan Buddhism most of his adult life. On Friday, April 13, he shares with us an experience of what he has learned, in three techniques of mind-heart training: More...|
| SPECIAL EVENT - Duke Kahanamoku Challenge at Hilton Hawaiian Village 2018 (4/15/2018 - See notes)|
The challenge is a fun, community event for both local residents and visitors that features canoe racing and ancient Hawaiian makahiki games. More...
| Parking Map|
Interactive map of popular parking locations. More...
| Downbeat Diner and Lounge Present... COMING APRIL 1st -17th, 2018 EVENTS & PROMO FLYERS|
View flyers of coming events at Downbeat Diner and Lounge More...
| Hawaii Theatre - COMING APRIL 2018 EVENTS|
Proclaimed as the "Pride of the Pacific," the beautiful Hawaii Theatre, built by the Consolidated Amusement Company, opened its doors September 6, 1922 in downtown Honolulu. More...
| Support Local Artists and Storytellers - Attend the May 10th FEAST!|
Join us for the May 10th FEAST to support local artists! FEAST is a community dinner held quarterly, at which attendees pay to attend a catered reception, and a portion of that payment is set aside as a prize. More...
| The ARTS at Marks Garage - APRIL 2018 Update|
Find out what's happening this month at The ARTS at Marks! More...
| Association Of Hawaii Artists (AHA)- Shades of Spring - Call to Artist & Opening Recption - The Association of Hawaii Artists (AHA) is a vibrant non-profit organization. AHA is not only the longest established, but, also the most diverse art organization in Hawaii. More...|
| Ravizza Brownfield Gallery - NEW EXHIBIT - "OP ART" |
Ravizza Brownfield Gallery is pleased to announce the first kinetic art exhibit in Hawaii; a solo show of works by Alberto Biasi, titled "OP ART" Ravizza Brownfield Gallery aims to create a cultural presence to promote European art in Hawaii, as well as being a venue that cultivates an exchange of ideas to promote local creative research. The gallery intends to be a cultural crossroads where artists can be pioneers of a new world situated between America and Asia. More...
| Hawai'i Watercolor Society's - Annual Members Show @ the Arts At Marks Garage - April 3-28, 2018|
The Hawaii Watercolor Society is open to anyone interested in the art of watercolor. Our mission is to nurture and stimulate interest in water media through education, exhibitions, and collaboration with other organizations, associations, and individuals. More...
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| PROFILES OF THE MONTH|
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| The Naughty Vegan Studio - Tattoos - Art Gallery - Yoga (808) 200-4381|
Welcome to Honolulus number one vegan friendly tattoo parlour. The Naughty Vegan Studio is a place where those who share this passion can unite to help the animals, the Earth, ourselves, and the oppressed.
| HASR Wine (808) 535-9463|
Retail Wine Store specializing in California Wines that are Highly Allocated and Exclusive.
| onG kinG aRts cenTer |
Ong King is a safe space to open up and create featuring artwork, classes, workshops,entertainment and more.
| Digital Art Society of Hawaii (DASH) 808 256-6606|
Supporting all fine artists melding their traditional disciplines with digital imaging
| Garry Palm - watercolors 808-626-1528|
One of Hawaii's most sought after artists. A unique and exacting style of watercolor.
| Downbeat Diner and Lounge 808-533-2328|
American diner food favorites with vegetarian options on everything. Lounge located right next door to Chinatown's favorite little Diner. FF Event - Joe Agogo of Jetsetter Productions will proudly debut Club Underground
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| Full List Current Events and Exhibits Calendar|
Check out our full list of upcoming exhibits, shows and events for the next First Friday. More...
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