The Waikīkī Aquarium’s popular annual summer concert series, Ke Kani O Ke Kai, offers visitors and residents an evening of live entertainment and food under the stars.

The five-concert series featuring some of Hawaiʻi’s top entertainers is held on alternating Thursday evenings from mid-June through early August.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the concerts begin at 7 p.m.

Ke Kani O Ke Kai schedule

  • June 12
    Hoʻokena, Ben and Maila
  • June 26
    HAPA, Cyril Pahinui
  • July 10
    Natalie Ai-Kamauʻu, Mark Yamanaka
  • July 24
    Weldon Kekauoha, Melveen Leed
  • August 7
    Kuana Torres-Kahele, Makana

Guests are encouraged to explore Waikīkī Aquarium galleries and to bring blankets/chairs to sit on the beach-front lawn for the concert.

Tickets are available for purchase online for Friends of the Waikīkī Aquarium (FOWA) members starting May 1, 2014 and May 18, for non-FOWA members.

To learn more about the Ke Kani O Ke Kai concert series visit the Waikīkī Aquarium website.