Category Archives: News

WorkForce Career Fair

Are you looking for a better position or a new career?  We invite you to attend Oahu’s premier career event, the WorkForce Career Fair on Wednesday, May 17th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Now in its 20th year, the one-day event has helped connect thousands of job seekers to the next step in their careers.

Follow our Facebook page to receive updates on which employers will be attending, the job openings they have and more!

Date:
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Venue:
Blaisdell Exhibition Hall, Hawaii Suites, Pikake Room

Admission:
$3 General Admission
$1 Military, Seniors, & Students (must show ID)

Ocean Aid Hawaii

Ocean Aid Hawaii

The mission of Ocean Aid is to take the global language of music to inform, inspire and enact change on the issue of ocean trash through the power of a community-based worldwide festival.  Visit their website for more information http://www.oceanaidhawaii.org/

Date:
Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Venue:
Waikiki Shell

Ticket Info:
$399 Pool
$199 Terrace1
$149 Terrace2
$69 Lawn

Buy tickets here

Show Announcement: Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson announces two hometown shows to Benefit the Kokua Hawaii Foundation on August 4 & 5, 2017 at 4:30 PM at the Waikiki Shell!

To participate in the Hawaii Locals Only Verified Fan Pre-sale, you need to be a Hawaii resident, must purchase tickets with a credit card with a Hawaiian billing address, and need to sign up for a Ticketmaster Verified Fan Presale before Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 10:00 AM (https://jackjohnson.ontouraccess.com/)

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM. Tickets available at: Ticketmaster.com / Bampproject.com / charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 / no Blaisdell Box Office ticket sales.

For more information, visit https://jackjohnsonmusic.com/

Dates:
Friday, August 4, 2017 at 4:30 pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 4:30 pm
*Doors open at 4:00 pm / Keiki Stage at 4:30 pm / Main Stage 5:45 pm

Venue:
Waikiki Shell

On Sale:
Pre-sale:  Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 9:00 AM
On sale:  Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM
*Online only.  Blaisdell Box Office will not be selling any tickets.

Ticket Value:
$69.50  Pool GA (Standing only, no seats)
$69.50  1ST & 2nd Terrace
$39.50  Lawn

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Trevor Noah – Second Show Added!

Trevor Noah

Due to popular demand, Rick Bartalini Presents has added a SECOND SHOW for Trevor Noah!!  The second show will be at 10:30 pm on May 26, 2017.

Trevor Noah, host of Comedy Central’s smash hit The Daily Show, is coming to Hawaii for two very special evenings of comedy at Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater on May 25th and Honolulu’s Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall on May 26th. In this heated political year, Noah will have plenty of hot topics to cover in what are sure to be two of Hawaii’s most talked about comedy shows of 2017.

Tickets for Trevor Noah’s May 26th show in Honolulu sold out within the first few hours of being available through Promoter Rick Bartalini Presents’ special Kama’aina pre-sale today. To meet overwhelming demand, a second Honolulu show has been added at 10:30 P.M. for the same day. Hawaii fans who missed their chance to score tickets for the 8:00 P.M. show can now buy tickets for the 10:30 P.M. show by visiting Ticketmaster.com and entering pre-sale code PUTIN. Pre-sale is on-line only and runs until Thursday, April 13th at 11:00 P.M. HST. Hawaii residents may purchase up to eight tickets each. Tickets go on sale to the general public starting Friday, April 14th at 10:00 A.M. Fans can get further information by signing up for Event Alerts at RBPconcerts.com.

Dates:
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 8:00 pm
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 10:30 pm

Venue:
Blaisdell Concert Hall

Sale Date:
Pre-sale – Friday, April 7, 2017 at 10:00 am (8:00 pm show) & 3:00 pm (10:30 pm show)
Pre-sale Password – PUTIN
On Sale – Friday, April 14, 2017 at 10:00 am

Ticket Value:
$95.50
$65.50
$45.50
Buy tickets here

Announcement: Kristi Yamaguchi

Kristi Yamaguchi

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of capturing gold, Kristi Yamaguchi and friends, including Daisuke Takahashi, will create a golden moment on ice and shine the spotlight on early childhood literacy!

Dates:
Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Venue:
Blaisdell Arena

Ticket Info:
$150  Risers E, F, G, N, P, and S / rows up to row 8; Loge 1-9 and Loge 14-21 / all
$100  Risers D, M, and T / all; Risers E, F, G, N, P, S / rows 9 and up / all
$70  Upper Level rows C—M / all
$40  Upper Level rows N – Q / all

Sale Dates:
On Sale: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 9:00 am

Buy tickets here

Show Announcement: Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah, host of Comedy Central’s smash hit The Daily Show, is coming to Honolulu’s Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall on May 26th for a very special one-night-only evening of comedy. In this heated political year, Noah will have plenty of hot topics to cover in what is sure to be one of Hawaii’s most talked about comedy shows of 2017.

Concert promoter Rick Bartalini Presents will honor the residents of Hawaii with an exclusive Kama’aina pre-sale so local residents may purchase the best seats first. Starting Friday, April 7th at 10:00 A.M., Hawaii residents can use pre-sale code PUTIN to get early access to tickets before they go on sale to mainland customers. Hawaii residents may purchase up to eight tickets each. Pre-sale is on-line only and runs until Thursday, April 13th at 10:00 P.M. HST. Tickets go on sale to the general public starting Friday, April 14th at 10:00 A.M.

For more information: http://rbpconcerts.com/

Date:
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 8:00 pm

Venue:
Blaisdell Concert Hall

Sale Date:
Pre-sale – Friday, April 7, 2017 at 10:00 am HST until Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 11:00 pm HST
On Sale – Friday, April 14, 2017 at 10:00 am

Ticket Value:
$95.50
$65.50
$45.50
Buy tickets here

Rescheduled: Hawaii Swish Basketball

Hawaii Swish’s game vs. the Las Vegas Jokers will be rescheduled to Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Blaisdell Arena.

Date:
Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Venue:
Blaisdell Arena

Ticket Info:
$30 Courtside
$10 General Admission
$7 Active/Retired Military with ID and Seniors 62+ years old
$6 Students thru college with ID

Show Announcement: Duran Duran

Duran Duran

Duran Duran have announced additional dates for their 2017 World Tour for this summer, in support o f their current album Paper Gods. The new U.S. and Canadian dates include shows in Oakland, San Francisco, Edmonton, Calgary, and Honolulu.  For more information, visit their website at www.duranduran.com

Date:
Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Venue:
Blaisdell Arena

Sale Date:
Presale – Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 10:00 am – 10:00 pm HST (PW: PAPERGODS)
On sale – Friday, March 24, 2017 at 10:00 am HST

Ticket Value:
$149.50 AA – CC rows 1-16 / Risers F, G, N, P / Loges
$99.50   AA – CC rows 17 and on / Risers A – E, S, T
$79.50   Upper Level C – N
$49.50   Upper Level O -Q

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Hawaii Ocean Expo 2017

Hawaii Ocean Expo 2017

Our mission for the HOE is to properly educate, protect, sustain, and spread the awareness of our islands most used natural resource, the ocean.

Join us for Watercrafts: Boats & Kayaks, Surf & SUP Accessories, Fish & Dive Accessories, Watersports, Apparel & Equipment, Ocean-related Products & Services.  

Main Features includes: a chance to win a 30′ boat, GT Masters Fishing Tournament, A Mermaid’s Boutique: Women Accessories, Keiki Zone, Ocean University-Education of the Seas, Poke Contest & Seafood Food Court, Entertainment, Prizes, Giveaways, & more!

For more info: http://www.hawaiioceanexpo.com/

Dates:
Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Venue:
Exhibition Hall

Ticket Info:
$6 General Admission
$4 Seniors & Military (w/ ID)
Free Child 12 years & under