August 3

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Friday August 3
Natsu Matsuri And Bon Dance
Pacific Beach Hotel, Fridays and Saturdays across Waikiki Beach from July 27 to Aug. 11, 5:30 p.m., free. The traditional Japanese celebration will feature food, entertainment, bon dance, music and children’s games. (

Dave & Stephanie Tamaoka Live
3rd Cup Cafe & Venue, 7:30 p.m., free. Dave & Stephanie Tamaoka play contemporary music with acoustic guitar. (888-6087)

Saloon Pilots Performs
Big City Diner, 108 Hekili St., Kailua, Aug. 3, 17 and 31, 8:30-11 p.m., free. Oahu’s premier Bluegrass and Americana music band Saloon Pilots performs. (263-8880)

First Fridays
Shack Mililani, 9:30 p.m., cover. First Fridays at the Shack Mililani with Irie Love. (

Freestyle Session Hawaii
Loft in Space, 5-10 p.m., $15, all ages. Bboy battles: three-on-three, first prize gets admission and plane fair to battle in LA. Visit website for more information. (

First Friday At The Plaza Club
The Plaza Club, Pioneer Plaza, 900 Fort Street Mall, 2oth Floor, 6-8 p.m., free. Parking in the building is free after 5 p.m. with validation and dress code is business casual. The Plaza Club’s Crown Room plays host to the event, which features happy hour drink specials, a delectable assortment of pupu, as well as an art exhibition and auction featuring original work by the talented local artists of 808 Urban. (521-8905)

Loading Zone Grand Opening
Loading Zone, 9 p.m. to midnight, $2/admission. Loading Zone is the new creative venue in Chinatown showcasing creative collaborations and outreach art and dance programs for audiences of all ages. (

Pacific Ink And Art Expo
Blaisdell Exhibition Hall, August 3-5, visit website for times and cost. Live tattooing from the legends of the craft, Hula Halau, Chinese Fire Dragons, Skat & BMX, live music and entertainment as well as aerial burlesque. (

”Remembah Wen…”
Dot’s Restaurant, Aug. 3-4 and 9-10 at 7 p.m., Aug. 5 and 11 at noon, Aug. 12 at 6 p.m., $15. Call for reservations. A theatrical production by, for, and about the people of Wahiawa, past and present. (218-0103)

Theater Auditions
Applause! Performance Academy, 614 Kilani Ave., Wahiawa, 6 p.m. Aug. 3, 5 p.m. Aug. 4. Rehearsal run/performance commitment: Aug. 9 to Oct. 28 for The Headless Horseman and Cinderella. (