Pitstop: 11/16/18

Friday, Nov. 16

Good Foot and The Elevations Hawaii at Anna O’Brien’s
For those 21 and over Anna O’Briens will be featuring a double showcase from Good Foot and The Elevations Hawaii. The Elevations Hawaii is an 8 piece vintage soul group out of Honolulu  and Good Foot specializes in Afro-funk-soul music.
Doors open at 8:30 pm and the show starts at 9:30 p. m. Tickets are $10. (808-946-5190)

Paakai Marketplace and Bar Crawl at SALT
Celebrate Hawaiian culture at Our Kakaako’s monthly Paakai Marketplace on Friday, Nov. 16 and SALT bar crawl on Saturday, Nov. 17 at 5 p.m. The cultural showcase takes place in The Barn at SALT and brings together Hawaii artists, crafters and cultural practitioners. This is a free family and pet-friendly event. For the Saturday bar crawl, enjoy featured drinks from Village Bottle Shop & Tasting Room, Pitch Sports Bar and The Boiling Crab. (saltatkakaako.com)

Tickets for Snoop Dogg, Cardi B, and Sublime with Rome released
Tickets for the one night only festival at the Aloha Stadium on Dec. 27 featuring the legendary Snoop Dogg, Cardi B, and Sublime with Rome, and also featuring surprise guests, go on sale on Friday, Nov. 16, at 10 a.m. (ticketmaster.com)

Soulgasm Hawai’i celebrates 11 years at Bar 35
Soulgasm Hawai’i is the popular nonstop House music party. Featuring All the Resident DJs, Jimmy San, Yuji, Kentaro, Yoh, Matt Kee, “The Wizard” Brian Coxx, Rayne, and FLX the party starts at 8 p.m. and is open to those 21 and over. Free before 9:30 p.m. with free street parking and lots nearby.

Soul Patrol Hawaii at The Ground Floor
Live rock, blues, and soul music will be playing from 7 to 10 p.m. at The Ground Floor (corner of Queen’s and Richards, downtown). Enjoy the set as there will be no cover charge and parking is free after 6:30 p.m.  (thegroundfloor.wixsite.com/the-ground-floor)

Saturday, Nov. 17

Electric Palms Hawaii presents Borgeous at the Republik
Borgeous is the alias of American EDM DJ and producer John Borger. This is an 18 and over event. Tickets are $20 to $30 for general admission with a $5 increase day of show. Doors open at 9 p.m. and the show starts at 10 p.m. (jointherepublik.com/events/borgeous-3/)

“Rebuilding the Past – Wayfinding the Future” with Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort
As part of its unwavering commitment to sharing authentic Hawaiian culture with guests and kamaaina alike – Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort ensures traditional Hawaiian canoe building and restoration skills are passed on to future generations. This free event starts at 9 a.m. and goes on until 12 p.m.


Sunday, Nov. 18

Autocross Try solo competitive driving — aka autocross — at Aloha Stadium. Hawaii Region, Sports Car Club of America hosts this exciting event. Each driver will receive four timed runs, with the single fastest lap competing with other drivers. Visit website or email for more information. (sccahawaii.org, jenn24parker@gmail.com)

Moananuiakea World Premiere
Global documentary celebrating Hokulea’s historic Malama Honua Voyage to close Hawaii International Film Festival this Nov. 18 at the Hawaii Theatre. The film is produced by Naalehu Anthony, Bryson Hoe and Maui Tauotaha, respectively director, writer and editor, and all of whom served as crewmembers on Hokulea. (tickets and more information at moananuiakea.film)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Monday, Nov. 19

Open Mic Mondays in Downbeat
The Grind Entertainment presents Open Mic Mondays in Downbeat Lounge. There is no cover to experience this showcase for local unsigned talent, but the event does start at 7 p.m. and is only open to those over 21. (Sign up at tgehawaii@gmail.com)

 Tuesday, Nov. 20

Karaoke at Downbeat Lounge
Sing your heart out at $1 a song on Downbeat Lounge’s karaoke machine. The party starts at 9 p.m. and there is no cover charge, but you must be 21 and over. (downbeatdiner.com)