Pitstop: 12/06/19

Friday, Dec. 6

Kimié Miner and Friends
Blue Note Hawaii
Hawaiian, jazz and R&B-influenced singer-songwriter Kimie Miner and friends will appear on stage for a three-night residency featuring Paula Fuga Dec. 6, Kamakaiwa Kanaka‘ole Dec. 7 and Caleb Keolanui of The Green Dec. 8. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25. Shows are at 6:30 and 9 p.m.

First Friday
Honolulu Chinatown
Check out the Hotel Street party between Nuuanu Avenue and Smith Street from 8 to 10 p.m. with live music from Bound, visual artists including Render808 and ono street grinds. A free, all ages opening party in The Bar at Mark’s Garage will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. with glass-blowing demonstrations, classical music and more.

86 List
Anna O’Brien’s
The band will hold its 20th Anniversary Show featuring punk and rockabilly with special guests Hell Caminos, 13th Legion, Never Enough and Superfuct. The show for ages 21 and up starts at 9 p.m. There is a $10 cover charge.

Adventure Club
The Republik
Offering a mix of slick electronic music and dubstep, the Canadian act will play shows Dec. 6-7 at 9 p.m. Tickets for this ages 18 and up show are $42 plus fees, with a $5 increase the day of the show.

Foundation Meets Dancehall
Pressure Down Sounds and Rudies Hi-Fi will spin strictly vinyl all-night reggae grooves. The event for ages 21 and up starts at 9 p.m. and there is no cover charge.

Summer Street
Hawaiian Brian’s
The group will have an album release party with special guest appearances from Kairez, The Chronies and Ragamuffs. This is an all ages show. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the cover charge is $10.


Saturday, Dec. 7

A Pinch of SALT
Our Kakaako
This event starting at 10 a.m. is the annual holiday shopping experience at SALT, with local artisans, crafters and designers.

Boat parade
Hawaii Kai Towne Center
Get into the holiday spirit at the Festival of Lights Christmas Boat Parade with entertainment beginning at 3 p.m. on the marina docks.

Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade
Fort DeRussy Beach Park
The parade remembering the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Waikiki.

Jefferson Starship
Hawaii Theatre
The iconic rock group will play at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $54.50 to $84.50 plus fees.

Honolulu City Lights
Honolulu Hale
The city’s holiday opening night festivities include the tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m., along with a concert featuring Hoku Zuttermeister, Sean Naauao, Izik and more.

Female Comics of Hawaii
Downbeat Lounge
Ian Shippen hosts this event with sets by Brandi Morgan, Tiffany Yamaguchi, Blue James, Erika Swartzkopf and Jeremy Bautista. The event for ages 21 and up is from 7:30 to 9 p.m. and tickets are $12.

Moon Boots
Hawaiian Brian’s
The performer will play a show at 9 p.m. Tickets range from $20 to $549 plus fees.  Ages 18 and up can dance, and those ages 21 and up can drink.


Sunday, Dec. 8

Honolulu Marathon
Ala Moana Boulevard
The 26.2-mile marathon race throughout Honolulu will start at 5 a.m. Late entry fees for events range $70-$380.

Warm Fuzzies
Honolulu Museum of Art
Celebrating the season of giving, the museum will partner with the Institute for Human Services presented by Bank of Hawaii Foundation to collect new clothing, household items and toys for families in need during the holidays. The event will include parol-making (Filipino star lanterns), music from Ron Artis II and more.

Rock Opera Theatre
Hawaiian Brian’s
This event will feature performances of the music of Trans-Siberian Orchestra with rock, blues and classical Christmas music. The show opens at 5 p.m. and tickets start at $8 plus fees online or $12 at the door.

Entertaining evening
Duke’s Canoe Club
Henry Kapono will perform from 4 to 6 p.m., followed by Kaiona Duo from 9:30 p.m. to midnight.


Monday, Dec. 9

John Helm
Maui Brewing Co. Kailua
The performer will play from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Other performers at the same location this week include David Sedlak on Nov. 8, Preston Kauwe on Dec. 10, Mark Caldeira on Nov. 11 and Darrell Aquino on Nov. 12.

Christian Yrizarry Duo
Cheesecake Factory
The pair will play from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Honolulu location of the restaurant.


Tuesday, Dec. 10

Chris Murphy
Maui Brewing Co.
The musician will perform from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Waikiki location.

Jesse Savio
Hear the performer who will take the stage starting at 8 p.m.

Henry Kapono
Blue Note Hawaii
Celebrate the holidays with an evening full of Henry Kapono’s classic music. Tickets are VIP booth meet and greet $350, VIP seat meet and greet $75, VIP seating $55, table and booth seating $45, bar area $35. Shows are at 6:30 and 9 p.m.


Wednesday, Dec. 11

Reel Big Fish
The Republik
Hear the ska punk band at this show starting at 8 p.m. with support from No Villains Left and Completely Insane. This show is for all ages accompanied by an adult age 18 and up. Lounge doors for ages 21 and up open at 6 p.m. and main doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $29.50 general admission with a $5 increase the day of the show.

Dux Delux
Irish Rose Saloon
The band will play starting at 9 p.m.

Gina sings Natalie
Blue Note Hawaii
Local vocalist Ginai performs a tribute to R&B singer Natalie Cole.
Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25. Shows are at 6:30 and 9 p.m.


Thursday, Dec. 12

Dub Trio
Hawaiian Brian’s
The dub/rock crossover band from Brooklyn, New York will join with local favorites Black Square. The show starts at 8 p.m. and tickets are $12.

The Raconteurs
The Republik
Enjoy an evening with the group with a show at 8 p.m. This is an all ages accompanied by an adult age 18 and up event. Tickets are $52.50 general admission with a $5 increase the day of the show. Note that this is a phone-free show.

Hilltop Hoods
The group will play from 8 to 11:30 p.m. Adrian Eagle will open up the show. This is an all ages accompanied by an adult event. Tickets are $20 plus fees.

Robert Cazimero
Blue Note Hawaii
Experience a Christmas-themed event with the noted musician, composer and kumu hula. Tickets are VIP $45, premium $35, loge seating and bar area $25. Shows are at 6:30 and 9 p.m.