Hope you all had an enjoyable 4th of July!   With summer in full swing, I'm always looking for something for the whole family.   This weekend is no different as fun events on the Big Island keep coming. I have compiled my best pick for you. 

Summer Fest

When: July 7

Where: 68-1330 Mauna Lani Dr Puako, Hawaii 96743

Let's keep the summertime celebration going ~ see you Saturday for more family fun!


Puna Hongwanji Obon service and Dance to follow

When: July 7

Where: Puna Hongwanji Mission 16-492 Old Volcano Rd, Keaau, Hawaii 96749

Please come and enjoy our annual Bon dance and service. Obon service starts at 6pm. Dance to follow. Hope to see you there!



Pratt Road Emergency Bypass Cleanup

When: July 7

Where: Keokea Beach Rd, Kapaau, HI 96755

A group of Makapala/Niulii residents have decided to take the bull by the horn and have begun to contact property owners to gain access to their portion of the Pratt By-Pass Road to clear it of the overgrown flora and to fill in areas that are muddy. The organizing group headed by Sarah Fujii along with Allie Fujii and Keone MacKillop are planning for a "Clean Up Pratt Road" July 7, 2018 from 7 am - 12 noon. 


Laʻau Lapaʻau Class KONA

When: July 7

Where: Hawai'i Community College - Pālamanui
73-4255 Ane Keohokālole Highway, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740

Come learn about the ancient Hawaiian healing practice of laʻau lapaʻau. Call today to reserve a seat! (808)969-9220


The Big Scrambowski Golf Tournament

When: July 7

Where: Kona Country Club 78-7000 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740

The Big Scrambowski - Kona Country Club golf tournament to benefit the Kona Hospital Foundation (Trauma Services). Sponsored by EAS Little Lebowski Achievers Foundation in honor of Elvis Sheppard. Entry Fee $120 per person (Includes: A round of golf, lunch, closest to the pin, and prizes!). Registration and fees due June 14th



Community Seed Library: Starting From Seed with the Seed Sisters

When: July 7

Where: Kailua-Kona Public Library
75-138 Hualalai Rd, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740

The Seed Sisters of the Community Seed Library (CSL)  will be sharing their experiences growing plants from the CSL and using the resulting herbs, flowers, vegetables, and fruit in a variety of ways. They’ll discuss saving seeds and returning them to the CSL cabinet. 


PIT & RAKU FIRE

When: July 7

Where: High Fire Hawaii 223 A Kilauea Ave., Hilo, Hawaii 96720

introduction to the basics of Raku & Pit Firing methods - Ages 18 + First session 7/7/18: making vessels that are suitable for firings. Second session 7/14/18: glazing, firing, post-reduction methods of Raku & Pit vessels. $110.00 includes all materials and firings - 





2nd Annual Hawai'i CC Auto Show

When: July 7

Where: Hawai`i Community College 1175 Manono Street, Hilo, Hawaii 96720

Check out a variety of vehicles including race cars, classics, imports, cruisers and trucks. Meet many fellow car enthusiasts from VW Pickers, Hawai’i Classic Cruizers and more. Live music, food, and family fun. Free and open to the public.

The 3 A's of Asana: Alignment, Action, Adjustment

When: July 7

Where: Big Island Yoga Center 81-6623 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Hawaii 96750

Presented by Certified Purna Yoga™ Instructor Jennifer Weinert of Purna Yoga™, a $30, three hour class for refining your yoga practice.


Pine Trees Beach Clean Up

When: July

Where: Pine trees Surf Spot

Beach Clean Up!!😍 Come join us at Pine Trees for a day of surfing and cleaning up the beach! We have local business who want to reward you for your beach cleaning efforts!
CLEAN the Earth, earn Reward$! To learn more visit: www.CLEANRewards.org 



Hilo Drag Race Classic Car Show

When: July 8

Where: Hilo Drag Raceway

Come check out some beautiful classic cars and trucks, drag race ways parade and fun for the whole family. We can meet at Matsuyama's up top at 8am and get there by 9-930am. $10 entrance fee. Should be a great day