Coconut Coast Events and Entertainment
Every week on the Royal Coconut Coast there are concerts, craft fairs, special performances, farmer’s markets, interesting lectures, cultural demonstrations and delightful local events. The monthly First Saturday Art Walk is highly popular. Several major events also come to the area throughout the year, providing full weekends of festival-fun. And, there are a number of community events that always welcome visitors. Check out our ongoing list of featured events, and don’t miss going to KauaiFestivals.com for a complete list of island-wide happenings.
The ART Kaua‘i 2021 exhibit, billed as the premier exhibition of the year by the (KSA), brings 73 juried pieces from 47 artists to light at the KSA gallery located at Kukui Grove Center in Lihue. David Kuraoka, named a Living Treasure of Hawaii and internationally known is the jurist, bringing deep expertise to the selections for this art show. Kuraoka is not only an artist, he is professor emeritus at San Francisco State University. He has selected 73 pieces from 47 artists for this once-a-year art show. Exhibit hours are daily from noon to 7 p.m.
KSA is following Kauai County guidelines for COVID prevention.
Date: September 18th to October 29, 12 to 7 p.m.
Organizer: Kauai Society of Artists
This coming Saturday, join the Friends of Kamalani at Lydgate Beach Park to participate in beach clean up projects. Volunteers tackle clearing driftwood, washed up branches and marine debris to maintain the pristine quality of this popular swimming beach, loved by locals and visitors alike. All are welcome to participate. Wear shoes that can get wet or sandy and bring a hat, gloves, sunscreen and bottled water.
Go to the protected rock wall swimming area and look for volunteers wearing yellow beach cleanup team tee shirts. Participants are referred to the coordinator or assigned a task.
The Friends of Kamalani, a non-profit organization, focuses on Lydgate Beach Park, Kamalani Playground and Kamalani Kai (a kid-friendly beach park to the west of Kaha Lani Resort). Check out the Friends of Kamalani Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfKamalani/