December 26

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Wednesday December 26
Indigo Sarong Workshop
Four Seasons Resort, 2-4 p.m., $75. Learn the ancient history of natural indigo dyeing, while exploring the different folding techniques used to create patterns. (

Blood Bank of Hawaii
Ka Makana Alii, 3-7 p.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770,

Pikake ma ka Hale: A Holiday Treasure Hunt
Aliiolani Hale, 417 S. King St., 8 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Enjoy the regal holiday decorations and take the holiday treasure hunt challenge to find out what is hidden behind each peacock door. Solve the clues and take home a decorative pheasant for your tree (while supplies last). (539-4999)

Rapa Nui: The Untold Stories of Easter Island
Bishop Museum, Castle Memorial Building, 1525 Bernice St., Nov. 3-May 5, museum hours, contact for cost. See more than 150 cultural treasures and never-before-seen biological specimens, allowing visitors to learn about the environment of Rapa Nui, the island’s unique history and about how the island community is striving for sustainability in a global context. (

Don McLean
Blue Note Hawaii, Dec. 26-27, 8 p.m., $75-$115. (

Dux Deluxe
Irish Rose Saloon, 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m., contact for cost. (

Johnny’s Rock Open Mic at Hibiscus Club
Hibiscus Club, 350 Ward Ave., 8-11 p.m., free. All musicians and vocalists are welcome to come and jam. (888-7259)

Punk Rock Wednesday
Downbeat Lounge, 42 N. Hotel St., 9 p.m., free. Belly of the Beast Productions presents Punk Rock Wednesday with live performances by Feeble, Strangers With Kandy and Jinkininki. Attendees must be age 21 or older. (

Twelve DJs of Christmas
Alohilani Resort, O Bar, Dec. 19-30, 9 p.m.-midnight, contact for cost. Enjoy a lineup of featured DJs and special holiday cocktails. (

Bountiful Season
Honolulu Country Club, Lobby Gallery, 1690 Ala Puumalu St., daily through Feb. 9, 8 a.m.-4:40 p.m., free. Peruse a multimedia 2D festive holiday season art show featuring local artwork in oils, acrylics, watercolor, mixed media and photography. (286-5675,

Hawaii State Art Museum, 250 S. Hotel St., gallery hours through January, free. See an exhibition that focuses solely on artistic depictions of men. (586-9959)

Paintings by Kealohilani ‘Sam’ Ahai
Gallery on the Pali, 2500 Pali Hwy., Dec. 2-Jan. 10, gallery hours, free. View the artistic works of retired canoe coach Sam Ahai. (

Peggy Chun
Louis Pohl Gallery, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays through Dec. 31, contact for cost. Peruse the works of artist Peggy Chun. (

‘The Scenic Journey’
Louis Pohl Gallery, 1142 Bethel St., during gallery hours through Feb. 16, contract for cost. Peruse landscape paintings by Yvonne Manipon and Linh Tang. (