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May 30 thru June 2, 2019 8th ANNUAL BIG ISLAND JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL – SOUTH KOHALA

The Big Island Jazz and Blues Festival will bring in Grammy jazz and blues legends. To be held oceanfront at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel, Kohala coast. Food and drink available for purchase; no coolers allowed. For more information, call 866-774-6236 or visit www.bigislandjazzandbluesfestival.com.

05/05/2019 | by konanow | No Comments Vacation Rentals

May 18-27, 2019 HONOKA’A WESTERN WEEK PARADE & BLOCK PARTY

Dress up western-style and visit Honoka’a town merchants, plus join in different paniolo-themed activities every night. The Parade and Block Party (Sat. 5/18) is fun for all

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May 19 – AFTERNOON AT THE PALACE CONCERT/HULA AND VILLAGE STROLL

May 19, 2019 AFTERNOON AT THE PALACE CONCERT/HULA AND VILLAGE STROLL Free Hawaiian music and hula on the grounds of Hulihe’e Palace on Alii Drive from 4-5pm. Stroll thru historic Kailua Village (the Stroll starts at 1pm & goes till 6pm), enjoy over 100 vendor booths, plus oceanside restaurants, local musicians & artists.

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Picture perfect Kona Morning – Moon set and turtles! Click to see photos

Watching the moon set this morning was pretty amazing and I knew we were off to a good start! View from  our Kona Now office, easy way to start the day. Oh wait, a quick peek over the seawall and eye spy a little turtle friend having a nosh.

09/25/2018 | by konanow | No Comments Vacation Rentals

Another beautiful day from our Kona Now Office

08/28/2018 | by konanow | No Comments Vacation Rentals

Don’t miss snorkeling at Kahalu’u

Kahalu’u… it is like a giant fish bowl with turtles. Early morning is best. On Alii Drive just a few minutes from any of our Kona properties and it offers parking and facilities.   .

12/21/2017 | by konanow | No Comments Local Area

Try a true “local kine plate lunch” at Umekes

Umekes is an easy walk from Hale Kona Kai and Kona Reef and a short ride from our other properties. Located across the street from the Kona Farmers Market just up the hill a little.  75-143 Hualalai Rd… the poke is the best on the islands.

04/15/2017 | by Str3@ml1ne | No Comments Local Area