Hilo Calendar of Events

What is going on in Hilo

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There are lots of events and activities going on in Hilo, Hawaii. A link to a monthly calendar of events in and nearby Hilo, Hawaii is below created each month. Events planned for future months and re-occuring events are listed on this page. The times and location of events may change so it is best to verify the event before attending.

**If you have events you want posted, email them to hiloliving@yahoo.com**





A FREE Concert in honor of the Palace Theater's 90th Birthday featuring the very talented Friends and Family of Uncle Robert Keli'iho'omalu of Kalapana.Sunday NOV 1 at 3pm

Black and White Night in Downtown Hilo 5 to 9 p.m. with a Black and White Masquerade Ball After Party from 8 until 11 p.m.Nov 7

The Dragon Slayer and Other Timeless Tales of Wisdom, at UHH Performing Arts Center on Nov 20 & 21 @ 7pm and Nov 22 @2pm

Fall 2015 Great Leaps Dance Concert, at UHH Performing Arts Center on December 5 @ 7:30pm

UH Hilo Jazz Orchestra Concert, at UHH Performing Arts Center on December 9 OR 10 @ 7:30pm

Holiday Card to Hilo: Santa Claus is Coming to Town, at UHH Performing Arts Center on December 13 at 2pm

Las Cafeteras, at UHH Performing Arts Center on January 27 at 7:30pm

Opposing Forces, at UHH Performing Arts Center on February 9 at 7:30pm

International Nights at UH Hilo Performing Arts Center 7:30 pm February 19 & 20

Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe, at UHH Performing Arts Center on March 1 at 7:30pm

Lunasa & Tim O'Brien, at UHH Performing Arts Center on March 9 at 7:30pm

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, at UHH Performing Arts Center on April 8-16, Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm and April 10 & 17, Sundays at 2pm

Spring 2016 Great Leaps Dance Concert, at UHH Performing Arts Center onApril 30 @ 7:30pm

UH Hilo Jazz Orchestra Concert, at UHH Performing Arts Center on May 4 OR 5 @ 7:30pm (choose one)

We Sing the Spring Choral Concert, at UHH Performing Arts Center on May 8 @2pm



Hilo Farmer's Market is open every day 7AM-4PM downtown and has numerous special events and performances. Every Wednesday and Saturday 6AM-4PM over 200 local farmers and craftsman fill the market. Check their website for the Second-hand Sundays and Market Music schedules.

Planetarium Shows daily and special evening shows at 'Imiloa Astronomy Center

Check out Puna Happenings

A Hilo Running group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm and every Saturday at 6:30. They start and end the run from the Big Island Running Company on Hilo Bayfront at 308 Kamehameha Ave, Suite 105 - two doors down from Cafe Pesto. Runners and walkers of all levels are welcome.

Art Classes at One Gallery 186 Kamehameha Ave. (on the bay front)
"Artful Class with Wine Glass" held the 3rd Friday of every month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Art materials, wine, and pupus all included. Fee $28. "Tea and Tangle" Zentangle class held each month on Saturday mornings from 10:00 to 12:00 noon. Art materials, tea and cookies included. Fee $30. For more information please call 808-961-2787.

Strategy and Fantasy Board Game Days Come play strategy board games, bring your own or find new ones. Free Entry, learn to play games! 4pm-8pm, Thursdays at Toys4U Collectibles 1289 Kilauea Ave., call Toys4U at 961-1795 for details
Magic the Gathering FNM Tournaments Standard and draft, Every Friday 5:30pm, at Toys4U Collectibles 1289 Kilauea Ave., call Toys4U at 961-1795 for details.

Basically Books in downtown Hilo upcoming events

Carnaval SAMBA Dance Class with Lisa Dixon Mondays & Thursdays 6-7:30PM at the Elks 150 Kinoole Street in Hilo. Contact lisasambista@gmail.com with questions.

Pop Fit H.I.I.T (High Intensity Interval workout dance class) Every Thursday at 6:00 pm for one hour in the Kress building in downtown Hilo (go through the entrance facing Bayfront and head toward the stage). A
fun way to get healthy for only $3 per class. Contact Laie mz.laieikawai@gmail.com with any questions.

Kino'ole Farmers Market every Saturday 7AM-Noon 1900 Kino'ole Street

East Hawaii Culture Center ongoing classes and workshops: painting, life drawing, weaving, floral arts, mask making, guitar, uke, and vocal classes, keiki art and performing classes. Check the schedule EHCC

Hilo Photography Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at Kamana Senior Center in Hilo

Hilo Orchid Society meets 2nd Saturday of every month at Kamana Senior Center in Hilo

Bonsai Workshops- 2nd Saturday of every month at Fuku-Bonsai Cultural Center in Kurtistown. Call (808) 982-9882 or visit www.fukubonsai.com

Farmer's Market 1st Friday of every month at EHCC

Create your own TV shows with Nā Leo ʻO Hawaiʻi Video Production Training. Nā Leo ʻO Hawaiʻi, will help you put together your television show and broadcast it on cable channel 53 or 54. Nā Leo ʻO Hawaiʻi offers classes in basic video production, camera operation, editing, lighting and studio production. A minimal charge applies for the training, but once you’re a certified producer at Nā Leo O Hawaiʻi, use of the television equipment and facilities are FREE!
The first class, Orientation (normally 2 hours), is held on the first Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. in Hilo and Kona. Additional classes including Video Production Basics, Camera Basics, Non-Linear Editing I and Non-Linear Editing II are scheduled at the Orientation class by consensus of the class. They have Final Cut Pro on Macs and Adobe Premiere on Windows machines.
Nā Leo ʻO Hawaiʻi is located at 91 Mohouli St. in Hilo 808-935.8874

Osho's Active Meditation Class with Shola every Friday 4:30-6PM 239 Haili Street Hawaii Naturopathic Retreat Center 933-4400, $15 class

Hui Okinawa Kobudo Taiko contact Troy Sakihara at (808) 756-2630 or troy_w3@hotmail.com

Samadhi Fitness - Dance your way to enlightenment through unique fusion of global dance, yoga, and breath work in a 75 minute intense class at Kalani Oceanside Retreat - Tueday and Friday 8:45AM in the Emax. Call Daina for details 1-804-366-0503

Buddhist meditation classes twice monthly - Sundays at 4PM Volcano Art Center- Email joyfulpath@aol.com

Permaculture Classes -one month onsite classes on a permaculture farm

Exercise and Bootcamp at Cross Fit Big Island in Hilo

Yoga classes at Warrior Won School of Yoga - Try Yoga with a live DJ Wednesday nights at 6:45PM

Little Hula Girl Hilo Hawaii
Hula Girl at Merrie Monarch April 1, 2008

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