Kalikimaka Lane – A Unique Alternative for Your Holiday Party

kalikimaka lane holiday party venue at hawaii convention center

Back by popular demand, Kalikimaka Lane is once again happening this holiday season at the Hawai`i Convention Center!

This festive holiday event is only offered for two days this year – Lunch on Friday, December 13 or Dinner on Saturday, December 14.

Created especially for groups of 20 to 200 people, Kalikimaka Lane is a unique alternative for your company party.  The halls of the convention center are transformed into a winter wonderland, with a delicious buffet spread, holiday decor, plus the benefits of a private room for your holiday party complete with holiday colored linens, centerpieces, podium with microphone, holiday music, and gift table.

Price is $39 for Lunch / $49 for Dinner (per person, includes service charge)

Click here to see the complete lunch and dinner menu >>

Questions?  Contact our sales office at 943-3500 or email info@hccsmg.com

kalikimaka lane holiday special at hawaii convention center

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entrance to kalikimaka lane

festive decor at kalikimaka lane

lunch buffet at kalikimaka lane

Enjoy Family-Friendly Concerts Featuring the World’s Best Female Barbershop Singers

international champion chorus north metro

2013 International Champion Chorus, North Metro, will hand over the title to the 2014 champion during the Honolulu convention.

Sweet Adelines International is an organization of women singers committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education and performance.  More than 5,000 a cappella vocalists will be in Honolulu Nov. 5-9 to sing for you at the Hawai`i Convention Center!

Neyla Pekarek, cellist/vocalist for the Grammy-nominated band The Lumineers, started out in a winning Sweet Adelines International quartet!  Vogue quartet was the 2010 Rising Star International Champion.  See their winning performance and come to the LIVE performances to see the next big stars!

Ms. Pekarek will be in attendance the entire week doing public performances with top quartets, visiting a Honolulu high school, meeting and greeting, and participating as a celebrity judge.

All competition sessions and the Harmony Bazaar exhibition are open to the public.  In addition, there will be sporadic performances at venues like Kahala Mall, Waikiki Beach Walk Stage, and Ala Moana Center.  Tickets can be purchased from the Sweet Adelines International ticket office at the Hawai`i Convention Center Exhibit Hall 3 starting Monday, Nov. 4 at 2:00 pm.  For information, please call 800-992-7464, 918-622-1444, or visit the Sweet Adelines Honolulu 2013 website.

Ooh La La…12th Annual Chopsticks & Wine Returns to the Hawai`i Convention Center

chopsticks and wine 2013

Ooh La La…Chopsticks and Wine Returns to the Hawai`i Convention Center!

Once again, the Hawai`i Convention Center hosted the much anticipated 2013 Ooh La La…Chopsticks and Wine on October 2nd.  In its 12th year, this annual benefit for the Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce took its guests on a stroll through Paris this time, complete with the Eiffel Tower and street-side cafes, and of course delicious food and wine!

Guests enjoyed French wines paired with culinary treats from over 15 of Hawai`i’s finest chefs.  While sipping and sampling all of the special fare, there was also a silent auction to peruse.

chopsticks and wine 2013

chopsticks and wine 2013

Honolulu Hosts Sweet Adelines International’s 67th Convention and Competition

Touche, 2013 international champion quartet

Sweet Adelines International 2013 International Champion Quartet, Touche.

More than 5,000 a cappella vocalists from around the world will converge in Honolulu from Nov. 5-9, 2013 for the 67th annual Sweet Adelines International convention and competition at the Hawai`i Convention Center.  Sweet Adelines International members are women who excel in singing the distinctive musical art form of four-part harmony, barbershop style.

More than 50 quartets and 40 choruses are preparing to heat up the stage for five days of awe-inspiring, spine-tingling performances and competitions.  From dawn to dusk each day will be bursting at the seams with the best in barbershop harmony.

Sweet Adelines International is a musical force in the United States and around the world.  This nonprofit music education organization is one of the world’s largest singing organizations for women encompassing more than 23,000 members, 1,000 registered quartets and 550 choruses in most of the fifty United States, Africa, Australia, Canada, England, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Scotland, Sweden, The Netherlands, and Wales.

All competition sessions and the Harmony Bazaar exhibition are open to the public.  Tickets may be purchased at the Sweet Adelines International ticket office in the Hawai`i Convention Center, Exhibit Hall 3, beginning Monday, Nov. 4, at 2:00 pm.  Individual tickets range in price from $10 for students up to $45 for an adult ticket per competition session.  For more information, call 1-800-992-7464 or (918) 622-1444 or visit the Sweet Adelines Honolulu 2013 website.

See the North Metro Chorus, Sweet Adelines International 2013 Chorus Champions!