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 for a complete list of island-wide happenings.

Banana Poka Round-up -- May 24th

May 24th, time TBD

The Banana Poka RoundUp, Kauai’s lively forest education fair, is set for Memorial Day Sunday, May 24, 2020 in Kokee State Park. Sponsored by Hui o Laka, this family friendly event features Hawaiian music, Basket making, children’s games, Crowing contest, forest crafts and hands-on exhibits from over ten environmental organizations. This is a delightful event for all ages up in the cool and astounding forests and mountains of Kauai at Kokee State Park. No charge.

Event Details

Date: May 24th, time TBD
Organizer: Hui O Laka Kokee
Telephone: 808-335-9975

Taste of Hawaii -- June 7th

June 7th, 11:30 am to 3:30 pm

Voted the best community event for the past 12 years, the Taste of Hawaii is the original food and wine tasting event for the islands and on Kauai. Produced by the Rotary Club of Kapaa and countless community volunteers, this year marks the 31st year of hosting  The Ultimate Sunday Brunch at Smith’s Tropical Paradise. Purchase your tickets online  ($110 online, $135 the door). Don’t miss this amazing food and beverage extravaganza, popular with locals and visitors.

Taste of Hawaii features:

  • 25+ chefs from restaurants around Hawaii

  • 10+ beverage vendors

  • 12+ musical and entertainment groups

  • Online silent auction – Bid from your computer, smart phone, or tablet

  • Smith’s™ Tropical Paradise stunning 30 acre private park

  • FREE Parking and shuttle service from VIDINHA STADIUM to/from Smith’s™

Event Details

Date: June 7th, 11:30 am to 3:30 pm
Organizer: Rotary Club of Kapaa