See updated daily LGBTQ+ events listings of interest for Honolulu, Oahu and the other islands, along with links to other media and guides to Hawaii.
Ongoing events by gay nudist group designed for men around the world who come to Hawaii (and for those who live here) who would like to enjoy the freedom of nudity. Provides a venue to enjoy each other's company and interests while nude. Visitors are welcome to join permanently or simply register for a scheduled ManoH event in the beautiful state of Hawaii. Events and details:
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.
September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017. Sail aboard the World Famous Hula's Bar and Lei Stand Waikiki Catamaran! Weekly sail along the Waikiki Beach shore with music, Mai Tai's, Beer and fun! You may even see Whales or Dolphins! Whether looking for a party or a romantic sail, you will enjoy yourself! Wear a swimsuit, swim in the ocean conditions permitting. Next: Oct 7, 14, 21, 28.
September 7, 2017, 9pm-midnight at The Safehouse/ The Republik, 1349 Kapiolani Blvd, #30. Monthly party celebrates Honolulu's LGBT commnity. MC RoxyOTM with Djs SuperCW, Ace, Betty and Tittahbite. Kitchen open until 11:30pm.
September 10, 2017 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. More 2017 dates: Oct 8, Nov 12. More info, see:
October 13 + 17, 2017, 7:30pm, Oct 15th, 2pm, Blaisdell Concert Hall. Spanish gypsy Carmen seduces young soldier Don José, but their torrid love affair turns sour as he attacks his leader, shirks his duties, and leaves his lifelong sweetheart to join Carmen’s band of smugglers. Bored with Don José, Carmen turns to bullfighter Escamillo. Don José seeks revenge
October 21, 2017 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.
November 29, 2017, 6pm, Dave + Busters upstairs arcade bar, 1030 Auahi St. Eat, drink, play games. End of the night, donate prize tickets to The Aloha Bears. On the last Bear Arcade in November, all tickets are redeemed for a truckload of toys to donate to Toys for Tots drive! Drink, eat, socialize, fundraise? Win, win, win, win!
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
Mid-August, 2018. Ten-day annual LGBT film fest at Doris Duke Theatre/ Honolulu Museum of Arts. A diverse and compelling selection of films from around the world exclusively premiered in Hawaii. Also community events and appearances by award winning directors, actors and tastemakers in LGBTQ cinema. See dates and films at website as announced:
August 30 - September 3, 2018. Past year included: Meet and Greet at Bacchus Waikiki, Pool Party at Hyatt Centric Waikiki, Raw Sugar at Tapa's Restaurant/ Lanai Bar, Booze Cruise by Bacchus Waikiki, Bearaoke Night at In Between Waikiki. Sunday Brunch at Wang Chungs, Sunday Funday Excursion, and Bear BBQ Potluck at Fort DeRussy Beach Park.