May 1

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Sunday May 1
Arts and Flavors of Hawaii Food and Products Show
Hawaii Kai Retirement Community, 428 Kawaihae St., 11 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Browse hand-made gifts, home organization, boutique clothing, food, drinks and more. New product giveaway between noon-1 p.m. (, 232-9208)

Hawaii Polo Club 2016 Season
Hawaii Polo Club at Mokuleia, Sundays through Sept. 4, 2 p.m., $12-$10. Hawaii Polo Club holds its 2016 polo season. (

Encounters: The Philippine & Renaissance Art
Honolulu Museum of Art, Sundays through August, 1:30-3 p.m., free. Learn more about the connections between the Philippine and Renaissance art. Pre-registration required. (,

Blayne Asing
Kani Ka Pila Grille at Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort, 5-6:45 p.m., free. (924-4990)

May Day Concert
Waimea Valley Main Lawn, 1 p.m., $10-$5. Honor Gabby “Pops” and Emily Pahinui with performances by Waimea Valley Ohana BAnd, James “Bla” Pahinui, The Cruz Brothers, Makaha Sons and Hapa. (

May Day Performance
Ala Moana Center, Ewa Wing Stage, 4 p.m., free. Makana and Lono Kaumeheiwa perform. (

May Day Waikiki – Beach Boys, Memories and Music
Event takes place on the beach fronting The Royal Hawaiian Hotel and Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, 2-4:30 p.m., free. Enjoy music from Henry Kapono, Brother Noland and Melveen Leed, plus a special tribute to the Waikiki Beach Boys. (

Saint Louis Crusader Band
Ala Moana Center, Center Stage, 3 p.m., free. (955-9517)

He-Man Competition
Slim’s Power Tools, 1626 Republican St., 10:30 a.m., free. Watch the best carpenters engage in a speed competition of nailing, sawing and drilling with power tools. Plus, browse a special sale. (841-0902,

Return Pu‘ukua
The Proud Peacock Restaurant, 5 p.m., $50-$75. Help purchase the last privately owned land in the valley and return it to Waimea Valley. Enjoy food, a live auction and entertainment from Paula Fuga, Kawika Kahiapo, The Ron Artis Family Band and many more.

Samaritan Counseling Center Hawaii Ho‘omenemene Awards Banquet
Japanese Cultural Center, Manoa Grand Ballroom, 5:30 p.m., check website for cost. Samaritan Counseling Center hosts its biannual benefit with cocktails, dinner and a formal awards program honoring the late Jolene Kim Gerell and Project Dana. (545-2740,

Comic Jam Hawaii
Pearlridge Center, Downtown Center Court, 1-4 p.m., free. Join local artists in creating collaborative cartoons, sharing work and talking story. (

Ki Ho‘alu – Honoring the Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Tradition Display
Ala Moana Center, Mauka Wing and Bloomingdale’s, May 1-June 30, mall hours, free. See an exclusive collection honoring the Hawaiian slack-key tradition. (

Pupukahi I Ke Alo O Na Pua
Hawaii Theatre, 5 p.m., $50-$20. Mid-Pacific Institute presents a May Day Show. (

Sundays at the Bay: Community Resource Management in Hawaii
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Education Alcove Classroom, 3-4 p.m., free. Charles Ka‘ai‘ai discusses “The Western Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Community-based Fishery Management.” (397-5840)

‘Tropical Roots’
Gallery on the Pali at First Unitarian Church, 2500 Pali Hwy., May 1-June 2, Tuesdays-Fridays from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., weekends from 2-6 p.m., free. Paintings by Ron Root on display. Reception is May 7 from 6-8 p.m. (595-4047,