May 1, 2018 - ANNUAL IRMALEE & POMROY MAY DAY LEI CONTEST
A signature event at the Kauai Museum; perfect for flower lovers, lei makers, and Hawaiian cultural enthusiasts. View lei compositions, make your own, and participate in the silent auction. Food for purchase.
Kauai Marriott, 11 AM to 4 PM
May 5, 2018 - CINCO DE MAYO PARTY AT PBAC
$5 Tacos $5 Tequila more info at www.thecabanakauai.com
Poipu Beach Athletic Club, 11 AM to 7 PM
May 5, 2018 - CINCO DE MAYO GOLF TOURNAMENT
Everyone Welcome. Enjoy a beautiful morning on the course followed by a gourmet Mexican Buffet with salsa dancers, a helicopter ball drop and a silent auction. $25 - $125
Princeville Makai Golf Course, 8:30 AM to 3 PM
May 5, 2018 - NATIONAL TROPICAL BOTANICAL GARDEN CINCO DE MAYO FIESTA
FREE event that includes a plant sale, craft fair, live music, and a beer and margarita garden
National Tropical Botanical Garden - South Shore, 9 AM to 4 PM
May 5, 2018 - KAUAI UKULELE & ARTS FESTIVAL
An afternoon of music, art, food and fun at the Kaua’i ‘Ukulele & Arts Festival. Enjoy live performances by Kauai-based musician Michael Keale, Herb Ohta, Jr. and Jon Yamasato, Kanekoa and headliner Kuhio Travis. Featuring works by local Kauai artists.
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas - Main Lawn, 4 AM to 8 PM
May 8, 2018 - BIKES ON RICE
A series of monthly free, supported group bicycle ride on Lihue’s quiet streets for people of all ages & abilities who enjoy bicycling
Free, supported, slow paced 6-mile bicycle ride on level streets, no hills, followed by free grilled hot dogs
Start & end at the Mayor’s Office, 4444 Rice Street, Lihue 4:30 PM
May 12, 2018 - VISITOR INDUSTRY CHARITY WALK
The Hawai‘i Lodging & Tourism Association invites everyone of every age to walk 3.0 miles. Those under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult and walkers under the age of 18 must have this application signed by a parent or guardian.
Vidinha Soccer Field, 7:00 AM to 11 AM
May 13, 2018 - NATIONAL TROPICAL BOTANICAL GARDEN MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH
Enjoy an amazing buffet spread and bottomless mimosas on the beautiful lanai of the South Shore Visitors Center, followed by a visit to McBryde Garden.
National Tropical Botanical Garden - South Shore, 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
May 18 & 19, 2018 - 10TH ANNUAL LOVE LIFE CREATIVE FESTIVAL AND DANCE SHOWCASE
All styles dance showcase, special guest DJs, in concert Zane One, Food Trucks, aerial silks, live art and more!
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall (18th), Poipu Beach Athletic Club (19th), 7:30 PM until "Pau" / 4:30 PM until "Pau"
May 19, 2018 - KISS CONCERT - LATIN AND BLUES
Kauai Island Singers Showcase presents a musical juxtaposition of these two exhilarating genres as nine inspired vocalists present 20 iconic songs — from raucous and soulful blues to cool bossa novas, sizzling sambas, marvelous mambos, and more!
All Saints Church Gym, 7 PM
May 26, 2018 - TEA CEREMONY IN THE HALL OF COMPASSION
All are welcome to experience a day in the ancient tradition of Japanese tea ceremony from the Urasenke Kaua'i Kyoukai tea association at the Lawai International Center. This rare event is being held in the Hall of Compassion, a hand carved structure true to 13th - century architecture built with the hands and hearts of masters from Asia and volunteers from Kaua'i. Soothing shakuhachi (ancient Japanese flute) music by Kyle Chew opens each session. Light refreshments will be served.
Lawai International Center, Omao, 10 AM to 3 PM
May 27, 2018 - BANANA POLKA ROUND UP!
An exciting family event up top in Koke'e at the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp. It combines education of the forest environment with good fun and games.
Civilian Conservation Corps Camp at Kanaloahuluhulu Meadow in Kokee State Park, 10 AM to 3 PM
Don't Forget to check out WEEKLY EVENTS - many of them are free! Listen to Polynesian drumming, watch a hula show, pose with parrots, feed koi fish, listen to live local bands, catch a ride on the Aloha Shuttle and more... Click image below to explore: