Our newest Hawaii Vacation Connection has Aloha Bruce and Emmy Award winning Lanai Tabura discussing Hawaii Vacation Holiday Happenings. Our hosts note the massive amount of information available online, and the importance of going to experts like Hawaii Aloha Travel when planning a Hawaii vacation.
Bruce and Lanai have a Thanksgiving tradition of dining out at places like the Hau Tree Lanai at the New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel. Lanai says that it’s important to make reservations there well in advance due to the restaurant’s popularity with locals and visitors alike.
Bruce mentions the Rock-A-Hula Show’s annual Thanksgiving show that features celebrity Elvis and Michael Jackson impersonators and a full turkey dinner spread. Our hosts muse about The King’s time in Hawaii.
The holiday parade that takes place the Friday after Thanksgiving is a great way to mingle with Hawaii locals and residents. Lanai talks about the wide variety of native Hawaiian cultural features.
Bruce mentions a number of food and arts and crafts expos all over Oahu during the Thanksgiving weekend. Our hosts also mention the ice skating rink at Ward Villages, and the Honolulu City Lights Parade that takes place in Downtown Honolulu all part of Hawaii Vacation Holiday Happenings.
Also noted is Atlantic Submarines’ Thanksgiving tour, which lasts two hours and a dinner at the dock. Bruce discusses the Annual Turkey Trot 10K run on November 28, which is sponsored by the Honolulu Marathon Clinic.
Bruce mentions Paddle for Hunger on Maui, a canoe paddling event that raises money which raises money for the Hawaii Foodbank. Over on the Big Island, there is a Thanksgiving Volcano Tour which features a dinner and a tour of part of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Our hosts talk about recent volcanic activity at the volcano and the likelihood of seeing active lava.
The Royal Hawaiian Holiday Kickoff at Centerstage at the Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center in Waikiki is also noted. It features live nightly entertainment and helps ring in the holiday season. Aloha Bruce and Lanai say they receive a lot of questions about the Holidays in Hawaii, and encourage listeners to reach out to the experts at Hawaii Aloha Travel for the best local knowledge and insight anywhere when planning a Hawaii vacation.