Pitstop: 03/13/20

Friday, March 13

Friday Night Fever
Ala Moana Hotel
Kicking off the Friday Night Fever series of events is the high-energy seven-piece band called Next Level. The group will pay tribute to the top disco hits of the 1970s. The event is from 8 to 11 p.m. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the cover charge is $20, which includes drink tickets. All ages are welcome.

CRSB Hawaii Tour 2020
The Republik
Tantriq Entertainment presents CRSB with support from Likkle Jordee and Jasmin Nicole. The event is for ages 18 and up and starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $25 presale or $35 at the door.

Anna O’Brien’s
Experience a burlesque show at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Another upcoming event at the same location is an emo party on March 15 at 9 p.m. Tickets for the party are $5.

Taj Mahal
Blue Note Hawaii
A legendary blues musician and multi-instrumentalist, Mahal will play March 13-15 at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are $55 premium, and $45/ loge and bar.

Haumea Warrington
Duke’s Canoe Club
Warrington will perform from 4 to 6 p.m. at a Duke’s concert on the beach. Other acts at that location playing in the same time slot are Beach 5 on March 14, and Henry Kapono on March 15. Duke’s also features late night live music from 9:30 p.m. to midnight, including Maiko Duo March 13, Chapter II on March 14 and Kaiona Duo on March 15.


Saturday, March 14

Tribute to the Troops
Polynesian Cultural Center
USO Hawaii will host its Tribute to the Troops from 11:45 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. It will include free park admission to all active duty, retired and reserve service members and their family members. They will also be offered discounted rates to the luau and USO Hawaii will be giving away four free tickets on its Facebook page.

St. Patrick’s Day celebration
SALT at Our Kakaako
Revel in the luck of the Irish at this bar crawl, with Guinness as the event’s featured brew. Admission is free and the event starts at 3 p.m. It will include entertainment, dining, ice cream and more. Enjoy live music from Celtic rock and roll band Doolin Rakes at 5 p.m., followed by DJ Shift at 8 p.m.

The Republik
Experience the performers at this show for ages 18 and up. It starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $20 to $30 with a $5 increase the day of the show.

Trinity Kings 9
Hawaii Convention Center
Trinity Kings Sport Combat presents fights including Robby Ostovich versus Nick Novelli. Doors open at 4 p.m. and fights start at 4:30 p.m. For ticket information and more visit @trinitysportcombat on Instagram.

Tisna party
Hawaiian Brian’s
Tisna will hold an EP release party at 9 p.m. on March 14. Other acts on March 14 at the club include comedian Ron Funches at 7:30 p.m. and The Stephen Inglis Project featuring Michael Tanenbaum and Josh Kaye at 8 p.m.

Magical mele
Ka Makana Alii
Enjoy the sounds of live music from Taz Vegas and Kailua Moon from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in center court.

Justin Phillips
Maui Brewing Co. Kailua
Phillips will play from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Once Again Hawaii
South Shore Market
Learn how to properly care for your own succulent plant at this workshop from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mori in South Shore Market. It will be led by Once Again Hawaii, a family-owned business in Waimanalo.

Great Guns Show
Blaisdell Center
Hosted by the Hawaii Historic Arms Association, the Aloha Great Guns Show featuring firearms, custom knives and more will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 14-15 in the exhibition hall. Buy, sell, trade and browse. Admission is $7.

Celtic Waves
Enjoy a St. Patrick’s celebration with traditional Irish music played by Celtic Waves from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, or $25 at the door. 


Sunday, March 15

Saving Cadence
Maui Brewing Co. Waikiki
The duo will perform from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Other acts at that location this week include Christian Yrizarry from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on March 16, and Chris Murphy on March 17.

Honolulu Museum of Art
Celebrate this Persian holiday known as Nowruz, which highlights the spring equinox with art and entertainment from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A special guest calligrapher will be writing names in Arabic script.

Hawaii Kai
EuroSunday has monthly meetings of exciting cars. Starting at 9 a.m. the cars and drivers will assemble at Hawaii Kai Marina parking lot and cruise at 10 a.m. to Kahuku for lunch and then go through Haleiwa and back to Honolulu via H-2 and H-1.
(eurosunday.net or mpvhi@mac.com)

Collectibles show
Blaisdell Center
A vintage collectibles and Hawaiiana show will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the center’s Hawaii Suites. Early entry is at 9:30 a.m. General admission is $4.50. Early entry admission is $15.

Crafts pop-up
The Surfjack
Meet the makers at a boutique pop-up from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. A curated collection of local artists will showcase their crafts, such as jewelry, macramé and art.


Monday, March 16

Blues night
Pau Hana Blues Band will play from 7 to 10 p.m. Next, on March 18, Kevin Coleman and The Flat Five will perform at the same venue from 7:30 to 10 p.m.


Tuesday, March 17

Herb Ota Jr.
Hear Ota perform from 6 to 8 p.m. at Nico’s Pier 38. Other artists performing that same evening at other Nico’s locations during the same time are Jesse Kaawa at Nico’s Kailua, and Bryan Tolentino at Nico’s Upstairs.

Musical trio
Irish Rose Saloon
Hear performances by James McCarthy, Sabbath Canon and Dux Delux starting at 9 p.m.


Wednesday, March 18

KT Tunstall
Blue Note Hawaii
Singer-songwriter KT Tunstall will perform March 18-19 at 6:30 and 9 p.m. Charlie Mars will be the opening act. Tickets are $45/premium, and $35/loge and bar.

Ron Kamano Duo
Cheesecake Factory
Listen to the pair play from 7 to 10 p.m. at the restaurant’s Waikiki location.


Thursday, March 19

Dave Turner
The musician will take the stage at 8 p.m.