Jan. 30, 2013

Ward Centers Spreads Good Fortune and Good Fun with "Discover Kaka'ako," Feb. 9

_MG_0161_zpsb0f9aac5On Saturday, Feb. 9, kama'āina and visitors alike can head down to "Discover Kaka'ako" at Ward Centers to kick off the Lunar New Year with lion dancing, live music, food trucks and an exciting fashion show. Additionally, the first 500 people to show that they "like" Ward Centers ...

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Posted in Business, Eating, Events, Kakaako
Jan. 26, 2013

Live from Eat the Street Pro Bowl

Tonight's Eat The Street is jam packed with Pro Bowl inspired eats in the heart of Kaka‘ako. Follow the action with our #EatTheStreet Instagram feed.

See a full menu of tonight's lineup from Nonstop Honolulu.

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Posted in Eating, Events, Kakaako
Aug. 27, 2012

The Original Jams Improv Show

[singlepic id=286 w=320 h=240 float=right]The Original Jams Improv Show – also known as OJAMS – is an improvised show hosted and produced by local Hawai‘i actor Kimee Balmilero. Featuring local improv actors and newbies performaing together live.

Balmilero has studied acting and improv around the ...

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Posted in Events, Kakaako, Learning
Aug. 26, 2012

2nd Annual Green Gala

The U.S. Green Building Council Hawaii Chapter hosted their 2nd Annual Green Gala event inside a warehouse and parking lot on Auahi Street. The Green Gala is a fundraising awards event to to celebrate efforts of local professionals, builders, and community leaders. The USGBC Hawaii Chapter honors local innovators ...

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July 29, 2012

Code For America "Write-a-thon"

[singlepic id=260 w=320 h=240 float=right]Formulating at the Greenhouse Innovation Hub, the Code For America "Write-a-thon" event gathered many government members, tech geeks, and professionals from all over the island to make government services more accessible to the public.

Code For America aims to help ...

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Posted in Business, Events, Kakaako
June 30, 2012

Garlic gets stomachs growling at Eat The Street

[singlepic id=229 w=320 h=240 float=right]Hundreds who took part in this month's Eat the Street festivities have probably spent a few extra seconds gargling that mouthwash.

This month's theme was centered on garlic. About 45 vendors were present at Eat the Street, including Da ...

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Posted in Eating, Events, Kakaako
June 28, 2012

Enlightening about Behavior Engineering

[singlepic id=205 w=320 h=240 float=left]Hailing from Silicon Valley at The Greenhouse Innovation Hub, Nir Eyal explains an emerging field of thinking called Behavioral Engineering.

Connecting traits between psychology, technology and business, Behavioral Engineering brings around various ideas such as user experience, behavioral economics and even ...

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June 16, 2012

Civil Beat hosts second birthday party at The Greenhouse Innovation Hub

Local news hub Civil Beat hosted their second birthday party at the Greenhouse Innovation Hub.

Live music was performed by local band, Jeff Said No, and cupcakes by Digital Cupcakes were present at the party.

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Posted in Events, Kakaako
May 4, 2012

T.J. Maxx opening draws in hundreds

Hundreds packed Ward Village Shops today as the center held the grand opening for T.J. Maxx.

T.J. Maxx opened its doors at 8 a.m. after a blessing. The 35,000 square-foot department store is located on the third floor of the recently built parking structure on Auahi ...

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April 28, 2012

Startup Weekend Honolulu kicks-off in Kaka‘ako

Kicking off the Honolulu Startup Weekend with an attendance of about 80 individuals consisting of software developers, graphic designers, business entrepreneurs, and more, gathered tonight at The Greenhouse Innovation Hub on Friday, April 27.

Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event focused on building a web or mobile application which could be used ...

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Posted in Business, Events, Kakaako