Food, Film & Family Fun
Oahu’s culinary and art scenes, cultural sites and outdoor recreation are year-round draws. But every fall, the island plays host to festivals and events that will really dazzle your clients interested in food, film, family fun and sports.
Aloha Festivals | An annual statewide celebration of Hawaii’s culture with family-friendly events offered throughout September. This year’s theme is He Lei Aloha Ke Keiki (Children Are Our Garland Of Love).
7th Annual Hawaii Food & Wine Festival | World-renowned chefs and celebrity culinarians will come to Oahu November 1-5 to celebrate the local cuisine. Your clients can enjoy cooking demonstrations, wine tastings and unique dining experiences.
37th Annual Hawaii International Film Festival | This acclaimed cinematic event attracts more than 70,000 film buffs from around the world to view premiere features, documentaries and shorts from Hawaiian, Pacific Islander and Asian filmmakers. This year’s event will be held November 2-12.
Athletic competitions | Runners can participate in the 45th Annual Honolulu Marathon on December 10 or the Xterra Trail Run World Championship on December 3, and everyone can watch the exciting Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, November 12-December 20.
But there’s even more for your clients in the Hawaiian Islands—and only one place to learn about it all. The Official Hawaii Destination Specialist Program delivers the knowledge and insider tips you need to plan and book the rich experiences that add up to the perfect vacation—again and again. Begin your journey to expertise today!