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Celebrate our nation's birthday in Hawaii

Independence Day always means tons of events and festivities everywhere - so, why not celebrate it in Honolulu?  There are celebrations throughout the day, however we encourage you to make your plans early, to ensure you’re precisely where you want to be on the Fourth of July.

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A New Year’s Day tradition thrives on Oahu

Oahu has always welcomed a diversity of people with traditions that span cultures. Mochi-pounding, a Japanese custom, is one of those rituals. It’s a day-long preparation of mochi, a sweet rice, that is eaten here on New Year’s Day as a symbol of strength and good luck. 

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