JUNE 4, 2019 | 6:30 P.M. | LANIKAI BREW CO. TAP + BARREL
Test your knowledge on the real state of our oceans health with Ricky and the Lanikai Brew Co. team. Eco-systems, sharks, reefs, and more! This venue is BYO food and will have a food truck outside. Trivia starts at 7 p.m., come early to get your team a seat!
KAILUA COMMUNITY + BEACH CLEAN UP
JUNE 8, 2019 | 9:30 A.M. | MEET AT LANIKAI BREW CO.
Take action and lend a helping hand to our planet during the Makai Fest beach clean up as well as our Kailua community. Bring a water bottle to stay hydrated, a reusable or mesh bag for trash collecting and slather on some sunscreen. Meet at Lanikai Beer Co. Tap + Barrel to get supplies and assigned areas for the clean up. After party with the crew back at Tap + Barrel for some cold brews and hang out time!
PLASTIC-FREE WEEK BUSINESS CHALLENGE
JUNE 10-JUNE 16, 2019 | KAILUA, 96734
Calling all local Kailua businesses! (In fact, calling all residents, visitors and community members as well!) Single-use plastics are detrimental to our planet’s health. Take on the challenge and commit to not using single-use plastic free for a week. Track your impact, and share it with us!
FILM SCREENING – BLUE THE FILM
JUNE 12, 2019 | 7:30 P.M. | CROSS FIT KAILUA
BLUE has been called “one of the most significant environmental films of our time”. It comes at a critical moment in our history when the state of our ocean has reached crisis point.
Filmed around the world, BLUE tells the story about the changes that are happening to our ocean and its marine life. It follows the lives of ordinary people doing extraordinary work to protect our ocean. Beautifully
crafted, BLUE is deeply moving with a message that’s very clear: we need to act NOW to protect our most precious resource. The film is a call to arms focusing on people power.
FILM SCREENING – SMOG OF THE SEA, JOURNEY TO THE REEF
JUNE 13, 2019 | 6:00 – 9:00 P.M. | TREEHOUSE COWORKING
Miss the ‘ol drive in? Enjoy a night of game-changing environmental documentaries and thrilling big wave surfing films under the stars in the parking lot. BYO chair and snacks! Street parking.
JUNE 15, 2019 | 6:30 P.M. | KAILUA NIGHT MARKET
Join us at the Treehouse Coworking Makai Fest lounge at the first Saturday Kailua Night Market. Cozy seats, raffle giveaways and short films by Hawaii’s own keiki conservationists.
FILM SCREENING – CHASING CORAL
JUNE 17, 2019 | 6:30 P.M. | LANIKAI BREW CO. TAP + BARREL
Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. Divers, photographers and scientists set out on an ocean adventure to discover why the reefs are disappearing and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world. Grab a beer, bring a friend and get ready for an eye opening event. BYO food!
OCEAN ENERGY SEMINAR – YOUNG PROFESSIONALS IN ENERGY
JUNE 20, 2019 | 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. | Tchin Tchin Bar39 North Hotel Street , Honolulu , HI 96817 United States
Young Professionals in Energy will be hosting an ocean energy seminar during the business group’s monthly meeting. For more details click HERE
MAKAI FEST ART GALLERY
JUNE 21, 2019 | 6:00 – 9:00 P.M. | TREEHOUSE COWORKING
A collaboration of artists will feature one piece of art each that demonstrates their way of saying ‘take care of our ocean’ through art. Submissions range from larger installations to watercolor. Food trucks, live music, artisans and crafters will also be setup as part of Kailua’s 3rd Friday Night Market hosted every month at Treehouse Coworking.
LEARN FROM THE EXPERTS
MAKAI FEST OCEAN AWARENESS SUMMIT
JUNE 23, 2019 | 9:00 A.M. | MID PACIFIC COUNTRY CLUB, LANIKAI
Shark conservation, climate change, erosion, depleting resources, and TRASH! We hear a lot about these topics, but what can we do NOW to help our ocean? Learn from subject matter experts, scientists and entrepreneurs at the Makai Fest Ocean Awareness Summit so you can share your knowledge, get to know others that care, and, enjoy some good food too.