Attractions & Events
Make the most of your time with our 3-day itinerary to see some of the best spots on the island. After your check-in at Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel, let the adventure begin.
Remember, pay tribute, and celebrate by spending the long weekend on the island of sun, sand, and surf.
You have a lot to see when visiting Waikiki - and the best way to take it all in is to book a room with a view, and appreciate what makes the neighborhood so fun to visit over and over again.
Spring break in Waikiki is calling. Here’s all you need to know for the 2022 season.
From chocolate tasting at a local cacao farm to visiting your favorite film sets on the island, show extra Valentine's Day love to your special someone in the land of Aloha.
It’s the Year of the Tiger!
Give 2021 a proper send-off! Here’s how to ring in the New Year in Hawai‘i.
If you find yourself in Waikiki for the holidays, make sure to take part in its annual traditions!
Embrace the season’s spooky spirit with an array of festivities.
Waikiki is always bustling with foot traffic. Busy streets, sidewalks, beaches, and parks may have you seeking some non-human company now and then.
Make the last three-day weekend of summer 2021 a memorable one by squeezing in some warm-weather fun.
Planning to say ‘I do’ in Waikiki? Let us help with the details.
While outdoor swelters, stay cool at these weather-proof Waikiki destinations.
Whether you’re a first-time visitor or you’ve lived here your entire life, these bucket list activities will feel like a fresh start.
These Hawai‘i destinations make traveling on your own simple and spectacular.
Create the perfect backdrop for your Waikiki family getaway with these fun and family-friendly attractions.
Hit the reset button and get back to feeling like your normal self again with our recommendations.
While attending a luau or lying on the beach has its allure, consider shaking up your routine with our list of action-packed itineraries for the intrepid traveler.
Calling all locals! Ready to start planning a weekend to remember? Let’s get started.
Get to know the most popular destination on the Hawaiian islands with our complete guide to the eight beaches of Waikiki.
The capital celebrates with a lively parade and epic block party, honoring the Irish holiday that has found its way to the Pacific.
Pick up one-of-a-kind souvenirs and support Hawaii's local artists this weekend at the Waikiki Artfest, held at Kapiolani Park from 9am to 4pm through November.
Spectators can expect live performances, a sensational parade and fireworks over Waikiki Beach during this three-day event.
As airlines like Southwest and Hawaiian add new, direct flights to Honolulu, traveling to the islands has never been more convenient.
Greet the new year by watching a glorious sunrise at Makapu‘u Point Lighthouse, located just 15 miles from Waikiki.
There’s a wide range of activities outside of the shops – whether you’re interested in the foodie scene in Honolulu’s historic Chinatown or a family-friendly excursion with the kids.
Watch hula as the sun goes down, try your hand at lei-making, see live music, and more!
Planning a trip to Oahu and not sure where to stay? Waikiki is where it’s at! Here are five reasons to choose Waikiki.
The main thoroughfare of Waikiki has a little bit of everything, from Swarovski to hula mounds.
If you have a trip to Hawaii planned for September, you’re in for a treat. Cultural festivities abound during this month-long, state-wide celebration of the Aloha Festivals, the largest of its kind in America.
Voted as one of the top 5 events in Hawaii, visitors can expect big-name chef demonstrations in the arena, live music, and artisans and craftsmen showing off their unique commodities, many made using sustainable business practices.
The free festival has become a popular affair, with programming ranging from multicultural arts to stage performances. Here are a few events you can’t miss.
Transport back to the Hawaiian days of old on June 8 for the 103rd Annual King Kamehameha Celebration Floral Parade.
Waikiki is nothing short of family-friendly. Here’s a look at engaging attractions around Oahu that will keep your little ones happy.
Members can enjoy stunning, 180-degree panoramic views and refreshments from sunup to sundown.
Waikiki is an excellent destination for families because of its proximity to nature, nightlife, the beach and shopping – activities that fit a wide range of personalities, ages, and interests.
With Waikiki so close to the Honolulu Airport, some travelers find themselves with 24 hours to spend in the capital’s southern neighborhood. Here are some tips to maximizing a full day in Waikiki.
Haleiwa is favored by tourists for its beaches, plantation-style downtown and world-famous shave ice. Here's all you need to know for your outing to the North Shore.
To get an idea of the rich cultures of Polynesia and how they intermingle with each other, we recommend a visit to the Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie, Oahu. Guests can see fire dancing, try their hand at craft making, taste traditional foods and watch larger-than-life performance pieces that celebrate the vibrant cultures of Polynesia.
Want a slice of the island’s “Pineapple Experience”? Make sure to visit the famous Dole Plantation during your stay in Oahu. It’s just a 40-minute ride from Waikiki and one of the island’s major attractions. Here’s five reasons you don’t want to miss out on the Dole Plantation.
Younger ones will especially enjoy the petting zoo and playground area, which is situated in the center of the park.