Great restaurants, fun activities, playful places. 50+ places and services earned the title Best of HONOLULU Family 2016.
Join us for a fest celebrating the Best of Honolulu on Saturday, July 16.
Congratulations to all our entries for 2013!
Discover the mysteries of the oceans and atmosphere with NOAA. Special attractions include Humpback National Marine Sanctuary, Pacific Services Center, Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, and the National Weather Service!
Lego Enthusiasts of Hawai‘i will create Lego masterpieces on display in the theatre rotunda. Face painting, balloon animals, Keiki ID and more! Smurf yourself with activities inspired by the upcoming summer hit The Smurfs.
Take a photo as Malama, the Storm Water Management mascot, and learn about how to keep our water clean. Activities from Sea Life Park!
Gift With Purchase!
Shop at any store, restaurant or theatres and receive Suddenly Giant Fish Eggs, presented by Thinker Things. Present $50 in same-day Kahala Mall receipts. Redemption is 10am–2pm at the kiosk between Kahala Kids and Zales, while supplies last.
One gift per person and only while supplies last. Present your same-day Kahala Mall receipts on Saturday, July 16, 2011 from 10am–2pm only. Limit two receipts per store. No rainchecks or substitutions. Additional restrictions may apply.
NOAA Hawaii Island Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary •
NOAA Pacific Services Center • NOAA National Weather Service •
NOAA Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument • Keiki ID •
Sea Life Park • LEAHI-Lego Enthusiasts of Hawaii •
Storm Water Management Program • The Smurf movie • Toyota Hawaii
We ask organizers for their tips to navigating this active, free festival for families.
Run obstacle courses, try out kid-friendly sustainability activities (including an interactive kids film) and catch one of several concerts.
What happens when you take a hammerhead-loving little boy and another family to see Planet Shark? We walk you through the exhibit and have six tips to the Bishop Museum's newest exhibit.
Fun events, cool prizes and great books. Why we want you to sign up for one of our summer's favorite reading programs.
What your family should do, eat and see at these traditional Japanese celebrations.
Editor's Note: Prices and hours of operation were updated in March 2016.
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