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.
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 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 24, 2016, 3pm at University of Hawaii at Manoa. How American masculinity harms our boys, men, and society at large. Followed by a discussion.
October 26 + November 30, 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!
November 13, 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: December 11th. See more info online:
December 3, 2016, 7-11pm. Activated member registration to attend the event. Go to the Manojism page in the Events menu. ManoH is an all male NUDIST mostly gay organization. Enjoy life with nudity, play, snacks and drink. $10. December 10th Merry ManoH annual Christmas event - register around Thanksgiving at members-only page. Meet Manoh Tuesdays a local bar - online schedule:
December 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. For events in 2017 and more info, see:
December 11, 2016, 5:30pm at Hawaii Theatre Center, 1130 Bethel St. A winter concert with after party at Scarlet. Audition to become a singing member of the Chorus - Mondays at 7pm in the Von Holt Room of St. Andrew’s Cathedral.
December 10, 2016, 6-11pm Proceeds make it possible for the museum to present world-class exhibitions, meet a growing demand for arts education in our community, and ensure the museum is accessible to everyone. Chaired by Lori Harrison, this year’s theme Jingle Bell Rock and Roll will be a festive evening filled with music and dancing to celebrate the holiday season.
August, 2017. Three-week annual LGBT film fest at Doris Duke Theatre/ Honolulu Museum of Arts. See dates and film at website as announced:
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