The National Football
League and the Hawaii Tourism Authority
reached a deal to keep the Pro Bowl in Hawaii for
five more years. Hawaii has hosted the Pro Bowl since 1980. The
game is played at the 50,000-seat Aloha Stadium. Tickets for the
Feb. 13 game are on sale now.
A new art
gallery/performance space has opened on Hotel
Street in Honolulu's Chinatown. The New
York loft-style space, called 39 Hotel St., shows a different
artist's work each month, starting on the first Friday of the
month, when most galleries in the area open their doors to the
On Tuesday nights,
39 Hotel St. owner and artist Gelareh Khoie hosts a jazz
performance, starting at 9 p.m. Admission is $7; entrance to the
gallery is free.
information, call (808) 599-2552 or visit www.thirtyninehotel.com.
Wailea Resort Hotel & Spa announced a five-day
Ultimate Family Vacation package for
includes one king and one queen oceanview room for five nights, one
daily 50-minute spa treatment for each family member and five
family adventure activities. Adventures include a Haleakala zipline
tour, a Molokini snorkel cruise, a scuba dive, a helicopter tour, a
horseback ride and deep-sea fishing. The package is $17,000 and is
available for booking through Dec. 25, for travel Jan. 2 to Dec.
Call (800) 888-6100
or visit www.grandwailea.com.
D.K. Kodama opened the Sansei Seafood
Restaurant & Sushi Bar and Steak
House in the Waikiki Beach Marriott. The
seafood restaurant is on one side of the 10,000 square feet of
space, and the steak restaurant is on the other. The restaurants
have separate kitchens and dining rooms but share a common
Kodama closed his
other Sansei location at Restaurant Row, where he will now focus on
Little Vino, a wine and tapas bar he opened this
Visit www.marriottwaikiki.com for
Kamaole Sands Resort on Maui announced the
completion of high-speed Internet connections in all one-, two- and
three-bedroom condominium units.
with laptop computers can now plug into the in-suite network. Fees
are $9.99 per day, $32.95 per week or $54.95 for monthlong