First/ 3rd/ 4th Tuesdays 6:30-9pm all-age/ sex/ gender/ gender identity social club country-western dancing - tobacco/alcohol free - at Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse Ballroom (404 Kapahulu Ave). Monthly theme nights. Second Tuesdays at Scarlet Honolulu (80 S Pauahi) w/ bar.
August 6-28, 2016. Annual LGBT film fest at Doris Duke Theatre/ Honolulu Museum of Arts. Films include: 4th Man Out; Quand on a 17 ans; Barash; Closet Monster; First Girl I Loved; Desde Allá; Pojkama; Holy Hell; Te prometo anarquía; Made in Bangkok; Other People; Théo et Hugo dans le même bateau; Retake; Spa Night; Summertime; Viva; Wo willst du hin, Habibi?
August 20, 2016, 10pm-4am at Above Ultra Lounge, 444 Niu St. Come dance and mingle with DJs Vaughn + Kuya playing Dance/House + HipHop/Rnb tracks. Male and female go-go dancer/performers, featuring Damian Levine. See details at facebook or website:
September 1-5, 2016. THU 7pm Meet and Greet at Bacchus Waikiki. FRI 4:30pm Happy Hour at Tapa's Restaurant/ Lanai Bar + 6pm Sunset Pool Party at Waikiki Sand Villa Hotel + 10pm Dance Party at Scarlet Honolulu. SAT 11:30am Booze Cruise + 3pm Beer Garden at Bacchus Waikiki. SUNday Brunch at Wang Chungs. MON 1pm Bear BBQ at Fort DeRussy Beach Park.
September 11, 2016 and every Second Sunday, 11:30am from Bacchus bar, 408 Lewers St. Join The Aloha Bears each month to set sail on a Catamaran Cruise from the world famous beach of Waikiki! More Bears, More Beer, Open bar on board - from $35. Events in 2016: October 9th, November 13th, December 11th. See more info online:
September 24, 2016, 7-11pm on the east side of Honolulu, near Kahala Mall. You must be an activated member to access registration and to attend the event. Go to the Endless Summer page in the Event menu. ManoH is an all male NUDIST mostly gay organization. Enjoy life with nudity, play, snacks and drink. $10. Meet Manoh Tuesdays at a local bar - see schedule online:
September 25, 2016. The virtual world: origins to outermost reaches; exploring digital landscapes with curiosity and imagination previously focused on earthly destinations (Amazon, Sahara, Antarctic, Australia). Provocative conversations reveal ways the internet has transformed how most everything in the world works; business, education, space travel, healthcare, personal relationships.
September 25 - October 1, 2016 at Doris Duke Theatre. In this entertaining New York Times Critics’ Pick, journalist David Farrier chronicles the world of tickling fetishists. As he delves deeper he finds a surreal world of secrecy (where electric toothbrushes are tools of the trade), musclemen and a tickling mystery man. Official Selection - Sundance Film Festival 2016.
September 28, 2016, 6pm Dave & Busters upstairs arcade bar, 1030 Auahi St. Come eat, drink, play games with us. End of the night, donate prize tickets to The Aloha Bears. Then, the last Bear Arcade in November, all the tickets are redeemed for a truckload of toys to donate in their Toys for Tots drive! Drink, eat, socialize, fundraise? Win, win, win, win!
October 1 - 27, 2016, at Doris Duke Theatre. Honoring a cornerstone of Japanese filmmaking with a nostalgic look at samurai epics, including the Samurai Trilogy starring the inimitable Toshiro Mifune. Anime, a unique Japanese export, gets a spotlight with a Satoshi Kon Tribute. Showcasing the worldwide appeal of Japanese cinema w/ Sweet Bean, Our Little Sister, Miss Hokusai, and more.
October 5, 2016, 3-5pm at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, John Young Museum of Art. Japanese wood sculptor Kōji Tanada discusses his art and practice. Free and open to the public.
October 6, 2016, 6-9pm at Hawaii LGBT Center-Waikiki, 310 Paoakalani Ave. First Thursday of every month - free and open to all - with pizza!
October 9, 2016 + every Second Sunday, 11:30am from Bacchus, 408 Lewers St. Join The Aloha Bears each month on a Catamaran Cruise from the world famous beach of Waikiki! More Bears, More Beer, Open bar on board - from $35. After-sail Bacchus lunch (included in price) + cocktails. Tourist or local, bear or not, all are welcome. Next: November 13th, December 11th. See more info online:
October 22, 2016 at Waikiki+Kapiolani Park, The Annual Honolulu Pride Parade and Celebration! To honor and celebrate PRIDE for Hawaii's Lesbian, Gay Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, and Allies. Saturday Parade at 10pm from Magic Island to Kapiolani Park for festival, noon-4pm with entertainment, crafts and food/drinks vendors. See website for more details.
October 29, 2016, 7-11pm to take place on the Ewa end of Waikiki. Members-only registration will open up on or about October 15th on their webpage events page. For more events see:
April, 2018. Extravagant gay cruise, sailing the Hawaiin islands. Past year round-trip from Honolulu on Norwegian’s Pride of America - plus pre-cruise getaway in Honolulu. Two overnights in both Maui and Kauai, plus optional visits to Oahu and Big Island. Fine dining, endless buffets, fitness center, waterslide, bars/ lounges, pools, hot tubs, entertainment + White Hot Party