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Jada Pinkett-Smith, Los Lonely Boys and more celebrity news

Jada Pinkett-Smith. Photos from Tom Moffatt

Jada Pinkett-Smith. Photos from Tom Moffatt

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS of entertainment in Honolulu! Blaisdell Arena, formerly Honolulu International Center (or H.I.C.) Arena, opened its doors in 1964, making next year its golden anniversary. To mark the occasion, The Beach Boys, the first major headliners to appear at the new venue in ’64 – also celebrating their 50th anniversary – will return for a special concert Jan 12. Reserved tickets go on sale this Friday (Dec. 13) at 9 a.m. at Blaisdell Box Office and all Ticketmaster outlets, including Walmart. A special commemorative souvenir poster for all ticket-buyers is part of the admission price of $65 …

Spotted: Jada Pinkett-Smith, in sassy Givenchy booties, strolling around Maui with her equally fashion-forward kids Jaden and Willow … model Behati Prinsloo, fiancée of People magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” Adam Levine, in town for some R&R … and The Hills star Audrina Partridge with beau Corey Bohan, thankful they were on a beach instead of in an airport during the Thanksgiving storms …

Grammy Award-winners Los Lonely Boys have announced their rescheduled Hawaii dates: Jan. 25 at The Republik and Jan. 26 at Kilohana Pavilion! Tickets are on sale now at, all Local Motion stores or at Republik’s Safehouse. Fans still holding tickets for the original March dates can use them, with an automatic VIP early entry upgrade …

What a boss! In appreciation of their hard work and tireless efforts during the year, Jimmy Buffett, who’s appearing at Waikiki Shell this Saturday (Dec. 14) at 7 p.m., is treating his musicians, singers, dancers and crew to a weeklong stay in Waikiki before the show…

Audrina Partridge

Audrina Partridge

The Haumana continues to wow audiences across the U.S., and it’s now screening on Kauai and in Sacramento, San Francisco and New York City. So happy for Keo Woolford and company … Encourage your friends and family to see it, details are at …

Sad to hear that Pearl Ultralounge is closed for good … Wishing Michael Norton and the crew the very best in their new endeavors …

This week in 1964: Paul Revere and The Raiders performs at Reilly’s Au Go Go, located at 2040 Kalakaua Ave. … a newspaper ad reads “A Complete, Broil Your Own, Top Sirloin Steak Dinner for $1.95.” Fun Fact: During this engagement, Paul and The Raiders headline at the “Miss K-POI Pageant” at H.I.C. Arena, where Gail Spinola of Roosevelt High School is crowned the fourth Miss K-POI … and the No. 1 record is Mr. Lonely by Bobby Vinton

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