As the new year begins, the best gift you can give yourself to start the new decade with a bang is a getaway to an island paradise. The weather here is lovely this time of year, and since it’s still the off-season for tourists, there’s all the more room for you! Here are some fun local Kauai events to enjoy while you’re visiting us:
Kapaa Sunshine Market
Kapa’a Town Park
Every Wednesday as the new year starts, you’ll be able to visit the Kapaa Sunshine Market to stock up on delicious local produce and flowers. Whether you’re here for the week or the whole winter, this is the best way to get your fresh fruit.
BEAT-LELE An Ukulele Tribute to the Beatles
Fri, Jan 31, 7 – 9 PM HST
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall
4191 Hardy St, Lihue, HI
Ukuleles are perhaps one of the first things we all think of when we think of Hawaii, so what better way to enjoy your trip here than with a ukulele concert? This isn’t just any tribute to the Beatles; you’ll get those island musical stylings that you’ve been craving.
Write Your Life – January 19-26, 2020 — Ann Randolph
Jan 19, 2020, 2 PM – Jan 26, 2020, 3 PM HST
Church of the Pacific
4520 Kapaka Rd, Princeville, HI
If you have a story to tell about your life, head to Kauai this coming January for this retreat with award-winning writer Ann Randolph, geared toward writers and creatives who are interested in the world of memoir-writing, personal essays, and other avenues of self-expression.
43rd Annual Waimea Town Celebration: Na`i Ole Kaumuali`i Canoe Regatta
Sat, Feb 22, 8 AM HST
Waimea State Recreation Pier
Come out and see the traditional Hawaiian canoe race held on the lovely Waimea shoreline. There will be several different races to enjoy and cheer on, of both men, women, and mixed crews. It’s free admission and a fun way to get involved in the local culture. Lunch is provided for all paddlers as well if you want to participate.
Hanapepe Friday Night Festival & Art Walk
Fri, Feb 28, 5:30 – 9:30 PM HST
Join the festivities at Old Town Hanapepe, where you can experience all the fun and excitement of Friday nights, the island way. Get your shopping in, explore the works of local craftsmen and artisans, taste the cuisine of the local restaurants, explore art galleries, and dance the night away to live music and entertainment.
Have the Perfect Kauai Vacation
The beginning of 2020 in Kauai will be everything from relaxing to exhilarating. You can define your first getaway of the year to be whatever kind of vacation you want, and that includes your rental home too. Scroll through our catalog to find the island home of your dreams today.