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.

Make a Difference Day - Lydgate Beach Park

October 20, 7:30 a.m. until noon

Every October, Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park come together as a community to observe Make A Difference Day.

Saturday, October 20th, share your aloha for Kauai’s kids, community and our visitors by caring for Kamalani Playground & Lydgate Park!

Meet in the main pavilion of Lydgate State Park at 7:30am, and enjoy coffee and pastries at registration before we start.

Volunteers’ energy and aloha spirit make the tasks a breeze,  maintaining the Kamalani Playground, clearing debris from Lydgate Park’s beaches, and performing maintenance of the play bridge at the South end of the park!

If you’d like to participate as a volunteer, or bring a group of volunteers, please complete the contact form on our website at, or visit our Facebook page:

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Or, contact Tommy Noyes by call or text at 808-639-1018 with any questions.

Start Time is 7:30 AM, Saturday, October 20th, in the Lydgate Park Main Pavilion. We will be pau (finished) by 12 Noon and serving lunch with food provided by local area businesses. Please wear shoes, dress for outdoor work projects, and bring your own sun protection, water bottle, and gloves.

Event Details

Date: October 20, 7:30 a.m. until noon
Organizer: Friends of Kamalani
Contact: Thomas Noyes
Telephone: 808-639-1018

CocoFest Lite Triple Event

November 3rd, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The annual Kauai Coconut Festival is combining with the annual Kauai Veteran’s Day Parade and Kapaa’s monthly First Saturday Night Art Walk on November 3rd to bring a full day of festivities through the length of Kapaa town. Named the CocoFest Lite Triple Event (formerly the Kauai Coconut Festival), the day starts with Kauai’s annual Veteran’s Day Parade sat 9 a.m. at All Saint’s Church in Kapaa. The colorful parade proceeds through town to Kapaa Beach Park, where this year’s “CocoFest Lite” will launch. The festivities provide a full afternoon of demonstrations, foods, entertainment and crafts surrounding all-things-coconut. The day will wrap up in Kapaa Town with the monthly First Saturday Art Walk, with music, demonstrations, open shops and gallery tours. For more information:

Learning how to weave coconut fronds into a hat at Kauai’s Coconut Festival. Photo by M. Hough


Event Details

Date: November 3rd, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Organizer: Kapaa Business Association

Wahine Comedy Festival

November 10th and 11th, 8 to 10 p.m.

Female Comics of Hawaii are back to the Trees Lounge in Kapaa for two nites of fabulously funny standup comedy in the 2018 4th Annual Wahine Comedy Festival! This year, Brandi Morgan from Oahu headlines both shows. Comics coming from other islands are: Maui — Corky Gardner and Ronda Hanson, Big Island — Justine Smith, and Oahu — host Patrice Scott, Mary Jane Murphy, Cameo Lawrence and Erika Swartzkopf. Come laugh with the funniest ladies in Hawaii on Kauai! Cost, $12.

Event Details

Date: November 10th and 11th, 8 to 10 p.m.
Contact: Erika Swartzkopf
Telephone: 8085428345