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Upcoming Events at the Kahala Hotel & Resort

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Hula Dancing

at THE VERANDA

Thursdays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Hula is a Polynesian dance form accompanied by chant (Oli) or song (Mele). Hula dancing is a beautiful art form, and there are many hand motions used to represent the words in a song or chant. In our hula dancing class, you will learn basic steps, hand motions and some stories about Hawai’i.

Live Entertainment: Johnny Valentine

at THE VERANDA

Dec 1 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 7 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 8 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 14 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 15 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 21 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 22 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 28 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 29 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

(808) 739.8760 ~ restaurants@kahalaresort.com

Johnny Valentine is Hawai`i’s most sought after musician and entertainer. He has brought impressive vocal range and incredible guitar style to the stages of Bruno Mars, Arnel Pineda(Journey), Regina Belle, Martin Nievera, Henry Kapono and Kalapana, to name just a few. A Hawaii Music Award winner and Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award winner for Hawai’i’s Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Johnny has spent his life focused on making people happy through the power of music of the highest quality.

The Veranda is the perfect venue for live music in the evening and offers cocktails and wines from top vintners. The Veranda’s globally inspired menu features small plates and appetizers, salads, main entrees, and desserts. No cover charge and parking is validated for up to 4 hours with purchase (minimum applies).

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Classic Afternoon Tea

at THE VERANDA

Friday & Saturday | 2pm -3:30pm

$80 per person *Plus tax and gratuity

Enjoy a delightful teatime at The Veranda with exclusive handcrafted fine teas and indulge in sweet and savory bites on our oceanfront lanai. Perfect for every occasion, Afternoon Tea at The Veranda is the best way to get an early start to the weekend with a blissfully excellent afternoon experience.

Live Entertainment: Johnny Valentine

at THE VERANDA

Dec 1 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 7 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 8 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 14 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 15 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 21 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 22 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 28 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 29 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

(808) 739.8760 ~ restaurants@kahalaresort.com

Johnny Valentine is Hawai`i’s most sought after musician and entertainer. He has brought impressive vocal range and incredible guitar style to the stages of Bruno Mars, Arnel Pineda(Journey), Regina Belle, Martin Nievera, Henry Kapono and Kalapana, to name just a few. A Hawaii Music Award winner and Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award winner for Hawai’i’s Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Johnny has spent his life focused on making people happy through the power of music of the highest quality.

The Veranda is the perfect venue for live music in the evening and offers cocktails and wines from top vintners. The Veranda’s globally inspired menu features small plates and appetizers, salads, main entrees, and desserts. No cover charge and parking is validated for up to 4 hours with purchase (minimum applies).

Classic Afternoon Tea

at THE VERANDA

Friday & Saturday | 2pm -3:30pm

$80 per person *Plus tax and gratuity

Enjoy a delightful teatime at The Veranda with exclusive handcrafted fine teas and indulge in sweet and savory bites on our oceanfront lanai. Perfect for every occasion, Afternoon Tea at The Veranda is the best way to get an early start to the weekend with a blissfully excellent afternoon experience.

Live Entertainment: Brad Kawakami

at THE VERANDA

Dec 9 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 26 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

Brad Kawakami is a multiple Na Hoku Hanohano Award Recipient with a group called PALI. In the late 1990’s, after discovering the same musicality as his family, Brad began his music career. He founded Kalakoa, a local contemporary band, and Sam’s Garage, a local alternative rock band. Brad then joined Backyard Pa‘ina, a local band who performed at venues all over the island of Oahu. Deciding to focus on his career in graphics, Brad left the music industry in 2006, but was drawn back in early 2007 joining the award winning band, PALI.

In late 2010, Brad left the PALI band to pursue a solo career and in 2011 released “I Found My Love In Waikiki” single and was one of the Finalist in the 2011 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards for Single of the Year.

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Lauhala Weaving

at THE VERANDA

Tuesdays
10:00 – 11:30am

Hala weaving is a traditional practice to make items such as baskets, hats and mats from leaves of Hala trees. Watch Keoua Nelsen expertly weave together leaves. Keoua Nelson is from Kona and comes from a long line of lauhala weavers.

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Hula Dancing

at THE VERANDA

Thursdays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Hula is a Polynesian dance form accompanied by chant (Oli) or song (Mele). Hula dancing is a beautiful art form, and there are many hand motions used to represent the words in a song or chant. In our hula dancing class, you will learn basic steps, hand motions and some stories about Hawai’i.

Live Entertainment: Johnny Valentine

at THE VERANDA

Dec 1 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 7 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 8 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 14 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 15 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 21 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 22 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 28 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 29 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

(808) 739.8760 ~ restaurants@kahalaresort.com

Johnny Valentine is Hawai`i’s most sought after musician and entertainer. He has brought impressive vocal range and incredible guitar style to the stages of Bruno Mars, Arnel Pineda(Journey), Regina Belle, Martin Nievera, Henry Kapono and Kalapana, to name just a few. A Hawaii Music Award winner and Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award winner for Hawai’i’s Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Johnny has spent his life focused on making people happy through the power of music of the highest quality.

The Veranda is the perfect venue for live music in the evening and offers cocktails and wines from top vintners. The Veranda’s globally inspired menu features small plates and appetizers, salads, main entrees, and desserts. No cover charge and parking is validated for up to 4 hours with purchase (minimum applies).

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Classic Afternoon Tea

at THE VERANDA

Friday & Saturday | 2pm -3:30pm

$80 per person *Plus tax and gratuity

Enjoy a delightful teatime at The Veranda with exclusive handcrafted fine teas and indulge in sweet and savory bites on our oceanfront lanai. Perfect for every occasion, Afternoon Tea at The Veranda is the best way to get an early start to the weekend with a blissfully excellent afternoon experience.

Live Entertainment: Johnny Valentine

at THE VERANDA

Dec 1 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 7 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 8 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 14 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 15 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 21 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 22 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 28 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 29 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

(808) 739.8760 ~ restaurants@kahalaresort.com

Johnny Valentine is Hawai`i’s most sought after musician and entertainer. He has brought impressive vocal range and incredible guitar style to the stages of Bruno Mars, Arnel Pineda(Journey), Regina Belle, Martin Nievera, Henry Kapono and Kalapana, to name just a few. A Hawaii Music Award winner and Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award winner for Hawai’i’s Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Johnny has spent his life focused on making people happy through the power of music of the highest quality.

The Veranda is the perfect venue for live music in the evening and offers cocktails and wines from top vintners. The Veranda’s globally inspired menu features small plates and appetizers, salads, main entrees, and desserts. No cover charge and parking is validated for up to 4 hours with purchase (minimum applies).

Classic Afternoon Tea

at THE VERANDA

Friday & Saturday | 2pm -3:30pm

$80 per person *Plus tax and gratuity

Enjoy a delightful teatime at The Veranda with exclusive handcrafted fine teas and indulge in sweet and savory bites on our oceanfront lanai. Perfect for every occasion, Afternoon Tea at The Veranda is the best way to get an early start to the weekend with a blissfully excellent afternoon experience.

Live Entertainment: Jeanette Trevias

at THE VERANDA

Dec 2 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 16 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 23 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 30 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

(808) 739.8760 ~ restaurants@kahalaresort.com

The Veranda is the perfect venue for live music in the evening and offers cocktails and wines from top vintners. The Veranda’s globally inspired menu features small plates and appetizers, salads, main entrees, and desserts. No cover charge and parking is validated for up to 4 hours with purchase (minimum applies).

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Lauhala Weaving

at THE VERANDA

Tuesdays
10:00 – 11:30am

Hala weaving is a traditional practice to make items such as baskets, hats and mats from leaves of Hala trees. Watch Keoua Nelsen expertly weave together leaves. Keoua Nelson is from Kona and comes from a long line of lauhala weavers.

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Hula Dancing

at THE VERANDA

Thursdays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Hula is a Polynesian dance form accompanied by chant (Oli) or song (Mele). Hula dancing is a beautiful art form, and there are many hand motions used to represent the words in a song or chant. In our hula dancing class, you will learn basic steps, hand motions and some stories about Hawai’i.

Live Entertainment: Johnny Valentine

at THE VERANDA

Dec 1 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 7 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 8 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 14 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 15 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 21 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 22 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 28 2023 | 6pm – 9pm
Dec 29 2023 | 6pm – 9pm

(808) 739.8760 ~ restaurants@kahalaresort.com

Johnny Valentine is Hawai`i’s most sought after musician and entertainer. He has brought impressive vocal range and incredible guitar style to the stages of Bruno Mars, Arnel Pineda(Journey), Regina Belle, Martin Nievera, Henry Kapono and Kalapana, to name just a few. A Hawaii Music Award winner and Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award winner for Hawai’i’s Favorite Entertainer of the Year, Johnny has spent his life focused on making people happy through the power of music of the highest quality.

The Veranda is the perfect venue for live music in the evening and offers cocktails and wines from top vintners. The Veranda’s globally inspired menu features small plates and appetizers, salads, main entrees, and desserts. No cover charge and parking is validated for up to 4 hours with purchase (minimum applies).

Lei Making

at THE VERANDA

Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays
10:00 – 11:00 am

Learn to make flower lei, which is a garland or wreath in Hawai’i. Leave with a beautiful handmade lei to wear or share with someone special. A lei is a common symbol of love, friendship, celebration, honor or greeting.

Classic Afternoon Tea

at THE VERANDA

Friday & Saturday | 2pm -3:30pm

$80 per person *Plus tax and gratuity

Enjoy a delightful teatime at The Veranda with exclusive handcrafted fine teas and indulge in sweet and savory bites on our oceanfront lanai. Perfect for every occasion, Afternoon Tea at The Veranda is the best way to get an early start to the weekend with a blissfully excellent afternoon experience.

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Honolulu Marathon will be held on Sunday, December 10, 2023 starting at 5am. Hotel is open however, there will be some restrictions on the access from the Kahala Avenue. Please contact us for more information.
Honolulu Marathon will be held on Sunday, December 10, 2023 starting at 5pm. The Kahala Avenue will be blocked and there will be some restrictions.

Families are Forever

With plenty of onsite activities, The Kahala Hotel & Resort is the perfect island getaway for you and your keiki (children).

Day 1: Fun In The Sun

  • Soak up the warm Hawaiian sunshine at our outdoor pool and hot tub. Rent a cabana for the day so you can lounge peacefully while the kids make a splash. With pool toys available for purchase, they’ll never run out of things to do! When you get hungry, there’s no need to go far. Enjoy a light meal at our poolside restaurant, Seaside Grill.
  • In the afternoon, get to know the playful Bottlenose Dolphins who live in our natural water lagoon. This experience is fun for the whole family, and you’ll get to feed, play and swim with these amazing creatures. Learn more about our partner, Dolphin Quest.
  • End the day with an oceanside dinner at Plumeria Beach House. Enjoy fresh island-inspired cuisine as you watch the sun dip below the horizon.

Day 2: Explore Waikiki

  • In the morning, let the kids indulge their creativity at our weekly Hawaiian Culture Classes, which include lei making, lauhala weaving and more.* View the calendar.
  • While they learn, why not treat yourself to a relaxing Couples Massage at the Kahala Spa? We are proud to partner with Aloha Sitters to offer child-sitting services so you can give yourself a much-deserved break. View spa services.
  • After a quick lunch at Plumeria Beach House, hop on our complimentary shuttle to the Royal Hawaiian Center in Waikiki. From there, it’s a short walk to the Waikiki Aquarium or Honolulu Zoo where your family can spend the afternoon marveling at the creatures of the deep or meeting friendly beasts from around the world.
  • Head back to your room to freshen up and enjoy cocktails and dinner service at The Veranda. Enjoy live music from local musicians every Thursday - Saturday from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Learn more.
    *Activities are subject to change. Please see our events calendar for more information.

Day 3: Snorkel & Beach Adventure

  • Wake up bright and early to go snorkeling at the legendary Hanauma Bay. Please note that reservations must be made in advance to enter the park.
  • Return home to spend a golden afternoon on the secluded beach in front of our hotel, where the gentle waves are safe for all ages. For your convenience, we offer beach gear including snorkels and fins, bodyboards, kayaks and paddle boards.
  • Create lasting memories with a sunset photo session on the beach. As a guest, you can book a 45-minute photo shoot on our grounds with Pacific Dream Photography. Learn more.
  • Afterward, tuck into a delicious meal at Arancino’s, voted Best Italian Restaurant in Hawaii.

Sunset Sweethearts

The Kahala Hotel & Resort is a top destination for honeymoons and anniversaries. Celebrate your love with a romantic retreat to paradise.

Day 1: Discover Kahala

  • Wake up to the relaxing Hawaiian tradewinds blowing through your suite and stunning views of the mountains or sea.
  • Don’t let this luxury go to waste. Order our Grand Breakfast service delivered to your door for one-of-a-kind breakfast in bed. View menu.
  • In the afternoon, rent a pair of our cruiser bikes to explore the beautiful neighborhood of Kahala and soak in the gorgeous views. Stop by Kahala Mall to browse the stores and recharge with a light meal or beverage, or see a movie.
  • Rest a while and freshen up, then change into your evening attire and make your way to The Veranda, our open-air dining room. Visit Thursday - Saturday to sip delicious Mai Tais while listening to live entertainment by Hawaii’s top local talent.

Day 2: Indulge Your Senses

  • On your second day, rent a car at our on-property car rental desk and head west for a leisurely drive around Diamond Head. If it’s a Saturday, stop by the KCC Farmer’s Market to sample fresh produce and browse handcrafted gifts. Afterward, continue on to the eclectic neighborhood of Kaimuki, known for its vibrant art and food scene.
  • After returning for a short nap, head to the Kahala Spa for our signature Romance Treatment, which includes a customized full-body massage, a deep soak tub with rose petals and a soothing facial.
  • At sunset, head down to Hoku’s for a decadent four-course dinner. With views of the ocean and a selection of wine fines, it’s the perfect place end a night a paradise.

Day 3: Lover’s Retreat

  • On your last morning, indulge in a late start to your day.
  • After brunch at Plumeria Beach House, head to the Honolulu Museum of Art for a guided tour of Shangri La, a historic Islamic-inspired estate perched on Black Point.
  • Return back home to rest, or read a good book by the pool.
  • At golden hour, take a romantic walk on our stunning shoreline, hand-in-hand. Have your cocktails hand-delivered from Seaside Grill as you enjoy happy hour on the beach.
  • For dinner, book a table for two at Arancino’s and savor the elegant flavors of Italy over a bottle of wine.