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July 4

Friday July 4
Free To Be Me!
St. Christopher’s Church (93 N. Kainalu Dr.), Fridays through Aug. 29, 6-9 p.m. (no class July 4), free. An innovative approach created to compliment the healing process for abused victims who have chosen to discover the benefits of counseling. Walk-ins are welcome. (, 688-4540)

50th State Fair
Aloha Stadium, weekends through July 6, 6 p.m. Fridays, 4 p.m. Saturdays, noon Sundays, $3-$5. (

Steel Beach Picnic
Battleship Missouri Memorial, 6 p.m. picnic begins, 9 p.m. fireworks show, $10/general admission, $5/children ages 4-12, free for Mighty Mo members. Bring picnic gear, food and drinks (no glass or grills permitted) for an evening of fun and entertainment. (

Hana Hou!
Waikoloa Bowl, Queen’s Garden suit 2601, 7 p.m., contact for cost. The USAD Band of the Pacific-Hawaii performs. (

Fourth of July Rock-A-Hula
Royal Hawaiian Center, 7 p.m., kamaaina rates start from $50.28/adult for Legendary Cocktail Show, keiki ages 3-11 years old receive complimentary ticket when accompanied by a paying adult for Cocktail Show package. Rock-A-Hula holds a special Fourth of July show. (629-7469,

Freedom Run
Kailua High School, contact for time and cost. Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii sponsors its Freedom Run starting and ending at Kailua High. Participants may choose between three distances: 5k, 10k and a one-mile walk. The Foundation provides direct services to individuals with seizure disorders. (