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WHAT: First Hawaiian Bank Presents the 2014 Made in Hawaii Festival

A 3-day showcase of "Made in Hawaii" products, including food, books, art, gifts, fashions, plants, crafts, produce and more. Plus cooking demonstrations and ongoing entertainment

WHEN: Friday – Sunday, August 15-17, 2014 Friday & Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Neal S. Blaisdell Exhibition Hall and Arena, 777 Ward Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii

Cost: $4; children six and under free; look for $1.00-off coupons at First Hawaiian Bank's Oahu branches, starting in mid-August (while supplies last)

Entertainment

HONOLULU Magazine is happy to be participating with the Made in Hawaii Festival by coordinating the Cooking Demonstrations that take place over the three days. Here's a look at the schedule:
Friday, August 16
10:30 a.m. Pikake Room - Melveen Leed and Jay Larrin
12:30 p.m. Pikake Room - Jerry Santos
2 p.m. Arena - Chai Chaowasaree, Chef Chai (top photo)
3 p.m. Pikake Room - Kaumakaiwa
4 p.m. Arena - Ronnie Nasuti, Tiki's Grill & Bar (bottom photo)
5 p.m. Pikake Room - Mark Yamanaka
6 p.m. Arena - Jason Iwane, Kalapawai Café & Deli
7 p.m. Pikake Room - Kapena

Saturday, August 17
10:30 a.m. Pikake Room - Na Hoa
Noon Arena - William Chen, Beachhouse at the Moana Surfrider (top photo)
1 p.m. Pikake Room - Maunalua
2 p.m. Arena - John Memering, Cactus (bottom photo)
3 p.m. Pikake Room - Outrigger’s Kani Ka Pila Grille Talent Contest

With Guest performers:

  • Kamakakehua Fernandez
  • Weldon Kekauoha
  • Guest judges:

  • Cyril Pahinui
  • Duncan Kamakana
  • 4 p.m. Arena - Darren Demaya, Kai Market
    6 p.m. Arena - Janice Tanga, For J's

    Sunday, August 18
    11 a.m. Pikake Room - Sean Na'auao
    12 p.m. Arena - James Alwin, Azure
    1 p.m. Pikake Room - Frank De Lima
    2 p.m. Arena - Jimmy Chan, Hawaiian Chip Company
    3 p.m. Pikake Room - Danny Couch

    *Schedule subject to change without notice