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Pan-Pacific Festival: 39th annual celebration of cultural traditions of Hawaii, the Pacific Rim and around the world. Featuring musical entertainers, crafters, food vendors and more. Today-Sunday. Various sites in Waikiki and at the Ala Moana Center. pan- pacific-festival.com. Highlights:

>> Pan-Pacific Hoolaulea: 7-10 p.m. today, Kalakaua Avenue, from Seaside Avenue to Uluniu Avenue

>> Pan-Pacific Parade: 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Kalakaua Avenue, from Fort DeRussy Park to Kapiolani Park

Waikiki Aquarium’s World Oceans Day Events: Beach cleanup, 8-11 a.m. Friday at Baby Makapuu. Also, learn to sing the new Papahanaumokuakea song and paint your favorite sea creatures with artist and songwriter Patrick Ching. (Learn more and download the song free at papahanaumokuakeasong.com.), 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at the aquarium. $5-$12, free for children three and younger. 923-9741, waikikiaquarium.org

Children’s Literature Hawaii’s 19th Biennial Conference — “The Places We Come From, Real and Imagined”: Event for parents, educators, librarians, artists and keiki. Includes presentations, “story magic” crafts and activities, writing and art workshops for teens, and a performance by Marcel Marceau-trained master mime Todd Farley, presenting a series of popular children’s stories (1:30 p.m. Saturday). 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Saturday, Chaminade University. Details: childrensliteraturehi.org.

Orchid Show & Plant Sales: Aiea Orchid Club’s 37th annual event includes free lectures and demonstrations by top orchid growers on Oahu. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Aiea Elementary School, 99-370 Moanalua Road, across from Aloha Stadium. aieaorchidclub.blogspot.com

“Gannenmono: A Legacy of Eight Generations in Hawai‘i:” New exhibit honors the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the first Japanese plantation workers to Hawai‘i – known as the gannenmono. Drawing from Bishop Museum’s plantation-era collections, the exhibit will use first-hand accounts, historic illustrations and authentic cultural objects to unfold the harrowing tale of the first approximately 150 Japanese workers to cross the Pacific Ocean from Japan to Hawaii. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through spring 2019, Bishop Museum. $10.95-$24.95, free for ages 3 and younger. Parking: $5. 847-3511, bishopmuseum.org

“Expedition: Dinosaur”: Traveling exhibit includes a dozen life-sized animatronic dinosaurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through Sept. 3, Bishop Museum. $10.95-$24.95, free for ages 3 and younger. Parking: $5. 847-3511, bishopmuseum.org

Creations of Hawaii: Made-in-Hawaii products, pre-packed foods and more. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. today-Saturday, Pearlridge Center, Uptown. 735-4510, bymela.vpweb.com

The Museum of Aloha’s The Experience: Seven family-friendly, interactive experiences, including a confetti volcano, balloon tunnel and streamer photo booth. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays through July 1, Pearlridge Center, Uptown Center Court. $8-$10, free for children under 2 years old. 691-9103

50th State Fair: Rides, games, food and entertainment, including the debut of the new Black Out ride, Anastasini Circus acts, motorcycle daredevils, petting zoo and more. 6 p.m.-midnight Friday, 4 p.m.-midnight Saturday, noon-midnight Sunday; continues Fridays-Sundays through July 1, Aloha Stadium. Admission is 20-50 Fun Pass credits. (Fun Passcards may be used for admission, rides, games and food at Fernandez events. Each Fun Pass credit is equivalent to 10 cents.) Info, specials and discounts: ekfernandez.com.

Aloha Stadium Swap Meet and Marketplace: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday, 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. $1 admission. 486-6704, alohastadiumswapmeet.net

Catch-and-release family fishing: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Garden, Kaneohe. Bring fresh white bread for bait; some bamboo poles available to borrow, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 233-7323

Keiki Film Hui — “The Secret Life of Pets”: Consolidated Theatres’ $1 Summer film series offers showings of family-friendly films weekly through Aug. 1. 10 a.m. Monday-Wednesday at Ward, Kapolei, Koko Marina, Koolau, Mililani and Pearlridge theaters. $1 for the whole family. consolidatedtheatres.com

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience: The star of TLC’s hit show, “Long Island Medium,” will share personal stories about her life, talk about her gift and deliver healing messages to audience members. 8 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, Blaisdell Concert Hall. $39.75-$89.75. 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

“Noli Me Tangere — The New Musical Concert”: Based on the historical novel written by Philippines national hero Dr. Jose Rizal, who conveyed a strong sense of patriotism promoting social equality and political reforms that led to a national movement and uprising. The theatrical production stars Kristian Lei, Julius Mina, Anna Davide and more. 7:30 p.m. Thursday and June 15, and 3 p.m. June 16, New Life Theater, New Life Church of Honolulu, 1190 Nuuanu Ave. $40-$60. 223-6075, eventbrite.com


King Kamehameha Celebration Lei Draping Ceremony: With a prelude concert by Royal Hawaiian Band. 3 p.m., King Kamehameha Statue, Aliiolani Hale. 922-5331. Also:

>> King Kamehameha Day Lei Making Activity: Help make a 30-foot let, which will be included in the official King Kamehameha Celebration Lei Draping Ceremony. 10 a.m.-noon, the Royal Grove, Royal Hawaiian Center. 922-2299, royalhawaiiancenter.com/events

NEET: Celebration of Anime with local artists and vendors. 4-10 p.m., Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. $10. neethonolulu.com

Ono Fridays — A Taste of Kaimuki: Grinds from local food trucks and vendors. Proceeds benefit the Kaimuki High School Football Program. 5-9 p.m., Kaimuki High School. onofridayskaimuki.com

Movie on the Lawn — Oceanside in Aina Haina: Screening of “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.” Bring your own picnic dinner and enjoy it oceanside before the movie begins (7:30 p.m.). Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Popcorn, drinks and other treats available for sale, with proceeds going to Grace Chapel of Honolulu’s children’s program. 6:30 p.m., Grace Chapel of Honolulu, 5275 Kalanianaole Highway, across Aina Haina Shopping Center. gracechapelhonolulu.org/2018/06/summer-movies-on-the-lawn/


North Shore Country Market: All produce sold is grown in Hawaii. 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Sunset Beach Elementary School, 59-360 Kamehameha Highway. 234-9421

Summer Craft & Collectibles Fair: Vintage treasures, collectibles, crafts and more. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. 945-7633, jcch.com

King Kamehameha Celebration Floral Parade: Sponsored by the King Kamehameha Celebration Commission. 9 a.m.- 2 p.m., starting at King and Richards streets, to King Street, Punchbowl Street, Ala Moana Boulevard, Kalakaua Avenue and Monsarrat Avenue, and ending at Kapiolani Park. kkcc@hawaii.gov, hawaii.gov/dags/king_kamehameha_commission

King Kamehameha Hula Competition: The 45th annual event features kahiko and auana competitions, followed by awards. 1 p.m., Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. $9-$11. 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

Hokulani Imaginarium Shows: Planetarium shows for all ages. Windward Community College. $6-$8. 235-7433, aerospace.wcc.hawaii.edu/imaginarium.html. Shows:

>> 1 p.m. “Stars of the Pharaohs:” The show takes the audience back some 6,000 years to the land of ancient Egypt and the stars that trekked across its desert skies. Using the Imaginarium’s multi-media projectors, this planetarium show reenacts the mythological creation of the Egyptian universe and discusses the celestial connections of the many pyramids that stand sentinel to its ancient history.

>> 2 p.m. Double Feature — “Flight Adventure” and “Solar Quest”: “Flight Adventure” is a 30-minute multi-media show from the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and introduces children and families to the science, technology, and history of flight. “Solar Quest” is a planetarium short feature that demonstrates and provides an overview of the Sun-Earth environment. Detailed high-quality animations and videos demonstrate various solar phenomena such as fusion, light energy and solar surface features.

Kuhio Beach Hula Show: Sallie Yoza and Halau O Napuala‘ikauika‘iu. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Kuhio Beach hula mound, Waikiki. 843-8002

Waikiki’s Rock’n Reception: Theater and dining experience set in 1955 in Waikiki at the (staged) wedding reception of characters Kaleo Ka‘ana‘ana and Penny Crawford. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday (opening day); continues Saturdays and Thursdays in June, and Saturdays, Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays beyond, Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel, Ainahau Showroom. $90-$159 (includes buffet, one drink, cotton candy, dessert and show). 400-1955, waikikisrocknreception.com


Craft, Gift & Rubberstamp Expo: Featuring local vendors selling a variety of crafts, gift items and rubberstamp/scrapbooking/craft supplies​. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Blaisdell Center, Hawaii Suites. 220-1002

Kalaeloa Play Day: A celebration of Kalaeloa as a center of family-friendly activities at four entertainment sites, which will host free activities like face-painting and bubble soccer. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at Barbers Point Bowling Center, Coral Crater Adventure Park, Dogs of War Airsoft and K1 Speed (all within just over one mile of each other). Each of the four Play Day entertainment sites will offer special discounts; multi-site entertainment packages are available by advance purchase. Info: kalaeloaplayday.com. Also:

>> Kalua Pig Festival: As part of Kaleloa Play Day, Coral Crater Adventure Park hosts its first Kalua Pig Festival to celebrate one of Hawaii’s favorite foods. With a variety of kalua pig dishes and entertainment by Halau ‘O Kaululaua‘e with Kumu Mikiala Lidstone (5:30 p.m.) and Maunalua (6:30 p.m.). Noon-8 p.m., Coral Crater Adventure Park. kaluapigfestival.com

Rocking the World with Stories: Storyteller Vicky Dworkin shares multicultural folktales from around the world featuring stones, rocks, caves, jewels and mountains. Children will choose from Aunty Vicky’s Magic Story Box to determine which stories she will tell. 1 p.m., Kaimuki Public Library, 733-8422.

NamastYay: Project Yaytimes presents this benefit event featuring yoga, live DJ and food tasting for individuals of all ages and fitness levels. Proceeds will fund Project Yaytimes’ 3-on-3 basketball tournament, which will be run to support a scholarship benefiting local youth basketball programs. Bring your own yoga mats. 2-4 p.m., Dots Wahiawa, 130 Mango St. $15 suggested donation. projectyaytimes.org

World Oceans Day Celebration at Ko Olina: Festivities coincide with World Oceans Day events around the world. The celebration includes ocean education and sustainability activities, career information, live entertainment, food for purchase, and the world premiere of Disney’s “Moana” in ‘olelo Hawai‘i (the Hawaiian language). Auli‘i Cravalho and other voiceover cast members of the animated, ocean-going Disney movie will walk a “blue” carpet for the premiere. Parking is $10 per vehicle. 4-9 p.m., Ko Olina Resort, Kohala Lagoon 1. Free, but reserve your tickets: eventbrite.com.

“Chasing Coral”: The acclaimed documentary film about the ocean’s coral populations and their environmental challenges screens in celebration of World Oceans Day at Hanauma Bay. 4:15-5:45 p.m., Hanauma Bay Visitor Center, Alcove Classroom. Parking is free after 4 p.m., $1 before 4 p.m. 397-5840

Ecstatic Dance: “HeArt Dance of Consciousness.” 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sundays, The Arts at Marks Garage. $15. 521-2903, artsatmarks.com


‘Aha ‘Aina: A Royal Hawaiian Lu‘au: Dinner show. 5:30-8 p.m. Mondays, Royal Hawaiian hotel. $89- $198. 921-4600, royal-hawaiianluau.com


Kuhio Beach Hula Show: Ainsley Halemanu and Hula Halau Ka Liko O Ka Palai. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Kuhio Beach hula mound, Waikiki. 843-8002

All Levels Improv: Improvised theater drop-in class presented by Improv in Paradise. All levels welcome to learn skills used in unscripted theater. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursday, Impact Hub Honolulu. $5-$10 per class, monthly rates available. 728-7146, info@thinkfastimprov.com


Rocking the World with Stories: Storyteller Vicky Dworkin shares multicultural folktales from around the world featuring stones, rocks, caves, jewels and mountains. Children will choose from Aunty Vicky’s Magic Story Box to determine which stories she will tell. 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Ewa Beach Public & School Library, 689-1204.

Teen Slam Poetry: Workshops by Pacific Tongues and Youth Speaks Hawaii. 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesdays, The Arts at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave. 521-2903, artsatmarks.com

Hokulani Imaginarium Show — “Stargazing:” Join veteran presenter/storyteller Krissie Kellogg as she takes you on a tour of the constellations in the Imaginarium skies. Stay informed as the stars, planets and moon change as they move through space and learn about current events happening in the night sky as well as in space exploration. Planetarium shows for all ages. 7 p.m., Windward Community College. $6-$8. 235-7433, aerospace.wcc.hawaii.edu/imaginarium.html


‘Aha ‘Aina: A Royal Hawaiian Lu‘au: Dinner show. 5:30-8 p.m. Thursdays, Royal Hawaiian hotel. $89-$198. 921-4600, royal-hawaiianluau.com

Ho‘omau ‘o Waikiki Kahakai (Waikiki Beach Renews Itself): Seminar by Dolan Eversole with University of Hawaii-Manoa Hawaii Sea Grant. Part of a series of seminars about Waikiki Beach — past, present and future. 6:15-7:30 p.m., Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve theater. Parking is free after 4 p.m. 397-5840

Kuhio Beach Hula Show: Joan “Aunty Pudgie” Young and Puamelia. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Kuhio Beach hula mound, Waikiki. 843-8002

All Levels Improv: Improvised theater drop-in presented by Improv in Paradise. All levels welcome. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Impact Hub Honolulu. $5-$10. 728-7146, info@thinkfastimprov.com

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