Begin your new year with friends and family at historic Kailua Village’s monthly Kokua Kailua on Sunday, Jan. 13, along scenic oceanfront Alii Drive. which becomes a pedestrian-only thoroughfare in the heart of the village from 1 to 6 p.m.
Kokua Kailua is an opportunity to spend an afternoon perusing the shops and restaurants in Historic Kailua Village in addition to the many vendors that participate in the popular and festive monthly event. Then enjoy an afternoon of entertainment on the lawn at Hulihee Palace beginning at 4 p.m.
The year’s second Kokua Kailua will be on Sunday, Feb. 17. The Kokua Kailua Village Stroll is sponsored by the Kailua Village Business Improvement District, Destination Kona Coast, Kailua Village Merchants Association, Hulihee Palace, West Hawaii Today and Pacific Radio Group.
The program is designed to rally support for merchants and restaurants and to remind residents to shop, dine and buy local.