Community Calendar

Upcoming events for Hawaii’s LGBTQ+ community.

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*Featured Event: Saturday • May 27 • 6pm – 10pm • “Vision Without Limits: Celebrating Jack Law” Fundraiser for the Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation • Sheraton Waikiki

Join us on May 27 for a celebration of Jack Law, his tireless efforts, and innumerable contributions to our community.

In recognition of his life-long commitment to our community, Jack will be awarded this year’s Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation Visionary Award.

We hope you’ll join us for a fantastic night of entertainment, fun and friends! Click here to purchase your tickets now.

When:   Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 6pm – 10pm.

Where:   The stunning oceanfront Sheraton Waikiki.

What:   Featuring the remarkable genre-defying musical artist TAIMANE with very special guest Kanoe “Tootsie” Cazimero.

$150 per person admission. Sponsorship and reserved tables available.  

Heavy pupus, beer & wine. No host bar. Silent auction. Limited attendance. Aloha attire recommended.

After hours celebration to follow at Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand.

Admission included.

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About Jack:

With a long-standing business history in Hawaii, Jack Law has been coined one of the most influential advocates for gay culture in Honolulu.

He has helped to create, with business partner Bob Magoon, three of Waikiki’s famous entertainment clubs and bars: Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand, Wave Waikiki, and Malia’s Cantina.

Jack was also one of the Founding Board Members of the Life Foundation, the AIDSFoundation of Hawaii on Oahu, and the Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival, in honor of Adam Baran, which is one of the oldest LGBT film festivals in the world.

He has received the Manoa Valley Theatre Manoa Marquee Award, the Friends of Civil Rights, Martin Luther King, Jr. Award, Gregory House Programs’ Kahu Malama Award, and Life Foundation’s Community Business Award. He has been appointed by Governors John Waihee and Ben Cayetano to the State of Hawaii Civil Rights Commission where he served for 8 years.

On July 15, 2011 Governor Neil Abercrombie proclaimed “Jack Law Day,” giving the bar owner his own day in Hawaii.

Friday • May 26 • Application deadline: “POP! LGBTQ API Youth Training Camp” • NQAPIA | National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance

Saturday • May 27 • 1pm •  Book Club: Euphoria by Lily King • Honolulu Museum of Art

Sunday • May 28 • 1pm – 6pm • Beer Bust Fundraiser | Hawaii Gay Flag Football League • Bacchus Waikiki

Monday • May 29 • 7pm • “Art’s Role in Protecting First Amendment Rights” | Seventh Art Stand • Doris Duke Theatre | Honolulu Museum of Art

Saturday• June 3 • 12noon – 5pm • Community Pride Picnic hosted by the Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation • Queens Surf Beach

Tuesday • June 6 • 6:30pm • “Real Boy” Film Screening + Discussion • PBS Hawaii | 315 Sand Island Access Road, Honolulu

Sunday • June 11 • The Equality March • Honolulu

Sunday • June 11 + Sunday • December 17 • Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu Summer + Winter Concerts • Hawaii Theatre

Saturday • June 24 •  Lima Kokua 21st Annual Chili Cook-Off • Church of the Crossroads

July 1 + July 2 • 7:30pm • Kehlani • The Republik

July 8 – July 9 + July 29 – 30 •  Auditions for “Choir Boy” + “BOY” | The Actors’ Group • The Brad Powell Theatre

August 10 – 19 •  28th Annual Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival • Doris Duke Theatre | Honolulu Museum of Art

Ongoing / Recurring Events for May – August, 2017

Through June 17 • Hawaii Gay Flag Football League 2017 Season • Kapiolani Park

Through May 28 • Artists of Hawaii 2017 • Honolulu Museum of Art

Through August 1 • LGBTQI Community Group Meetings for Youth and Adults • The Lavender Clinic

Every Monday • 6pm – 9pm • Open Mic Mondays at Hula’s • Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand

Every Monday • 7pm • Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu Open Rehearsal • St. Andrew’s Cathedral


Every Tuesday • 7pm – 10pm • Out On The Rocks: LGBT Climbing In Hawaii • Volcanic Rock Gym |  Kailua

Every Wednesday • 5:30pm • Kauai YWCA LGBT Support Group • Hale Hoomalu | Kapaa | Kauai

Every Friday • 5pm – 6pm • RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 • Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand

Every Friday + Saturday • “Princess’ Variety Show + Fresh Fish Drag Review” • Scarlet Honolulu

Last Wednesdays of May, August + November  • 6pm • Bear Arcade | Aloha Bears • Dave & Busters

Every First Thursday • 9pm • “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” at the Safehouse • The Republik

Every Second Sunday • 11:30am • Aloha Bears Open Bar Booze Cruise • Meet at Bacchus Waikiki

Every Saturday  • 2pm •  LGBT Catamaran Cruise • Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand


Every Tuesday* • 6:30pm • Blazing Saddles Hawaii LGBT Country Western Dance Cub •  Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse Ballroom* or ScarletBlazingSaddlesHawaii

Olelo Video On Demand • 2016 Honolulu Pride™ Parade Broadcast • Olelo Community Media

Netflix Online • Kumu Hina: The True Meaning of Aloha • Award-winning film by Joe Wilson & Dean HamerKUMUhinaNETFLIX

Olelo Video On Demand • Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu • Olelo Community MediaGMCOHjourneyJUNE19flyer