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NEWS

The RAMBLING NINJAZ

Morning Brew
600 Kailua Road, Kailua, 262-7770
Friday June 20th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Ninjaz will be playing traditional bluegrass at Morning Brew Friday the 20th. Morning Brew has a great menu, including sandwiches, desserts, a good wine and beer list, and, of course, coffee.

Justin Murata and Kela

The Willows
901 Hausten Street, Honolulu, 952-9200
Friday June 20th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Our favorite guitar (finger) picker Justin Murata will be playing Hawaiian music with his band Kela at The Willows on Friday June 20th from 6:30 to 8:30. If you plan on being in the area or just want to get out for some excellent food and drink in a relaxing, open-air environment, you will not want to miss it. The Willows is located in lovely Moili`ili.

NORTH SHORE RAMBLERS

Jerry's Pizza
67-292 Goodale Avenue, Waialua, HI 96791, 808-637-8866
Saturday, June 21st, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

The NSR will be playing at Jerry's Pizza in Waialua on Saturday, June 21st, from 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Eat some delicious pizza, pasta, a sandwich and/or a salad. BYoB and enjoy some bluegrass music.

Bonzer Front Cafe/Beer Garden
66-540 Kamehameha Highway, Haleiwa, 808-637-3420
Saturday, June 28, 2014, 5:00 - 7:00 pm

The North Shore Ramblers play from 5:00 until 7:00pm. The Bonzer Front provides a great outdoor venue for bluegrass music and beer tastings on the 4th Saturday of every month. Dinner is served outside (weather permitting) from 8:00 until 10:00 on beer tasting Saturdays. Service begins at 6:00 inside the cafe. It is highly recommended that one makes reservations well in advance for both seatings. Contact Cafe Haleiwa at 637-5516.

SALOON PILOTS


The Downbeat Diner & Lounge
42 N. Hotel Street, Honolulu: 533-2328
Friday, June 27th, 9:00 pm - 1:00 am

If you love excitement and the gritty vibe, this is where you have to be as the Pilots really get "unhinged" when they perform at The Downbeat. It's a great room with a bar selection that always impresses, and adjoins the Downbeat Diner with their great late-night menu.

ALL ISLANDS

DON'T MISS THESE OTHER COOL EVENTS!

Don't miss these OTHER cool recurring events, with focus on traditional music, here and there all over the Hawaiian Islands! Some happen monthly or even quarterly. Others have gatherings several times per month! All are listed on our RECURRING EVENTS page.
  • First Tuesday of each month at Big City Diner Jam in Kailua (O`ahu)
  • Second Tuesday of each month at Ruby Tuesday's, near the Navy Exchange
  • Third Thursday of each month at Bonzer Front, Haleiwa
  • Fourth Sunday of each month, Bluegrass Hawaii Half-Fast Bluegrass Philharmonic Society,
    Please contact Larry Hind at divefish343@comcast.net for information.
  • Contradancers Of Hawaii (O`ahu)
  • Traditional Music Jam (TradJam)--O`ahu
  • First Saturday Pickin' & Potluck (Big Island)
  • Maui Singalong Circle, contant Phil and Cris Peacock at philandcrisp@gmail.com
  • Contradancing on Maui

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