The Big Island of Hawaii is host to many popular events including sports competitions, cultural experiences, film and music festivals, concerts, food and wine events, stage shows and more. For more information about special activities and events happening during your stay please visit the Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau website.
The Royal Kona Resort's stunning oceanfront setting is perfect for special events and concerts. We have proudly hosted the annual Don the Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival; and concerts by Five for Fighting, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Spin Doctors, Henry Kapono, and the David Bromberg Trio.
- Third Thursdays featuring Henry Kapono Live: The third Thursday of every month from 5pm-7pm, from November 15, 2012 and on. Join us at Don’s Mai Tai Bar at Royal Kona Resort for live entertainment by Hawaii’s award-winning singer/songwriter Henry Kapono. Free admission. Happy hour from 4pm-6pm. Dates and information subject to change. Call 808-930-3286 for more information.
- Saturdays with Brian Pi'ikea Vasquez: Every Saturday from 5pm-7pm. Back by popular demand Brian Pi'ikea Vasquez is rockin' da uke at Don's Mai Tai Bar at Royal Kona Resort. Free admission. Happy hour from 4pm-6pm. Dates and information subject to change. Call 808-930-3286 for more information.
- Kokua Kailua Hulihe'e Palace Concert & Village Stroll: December 15, 2013 and January 19, February 16, March 16, April 13, May 18, June 8, July 20, August 24, September 21, October 19, November 16 and December 14, 2014 from 1pm-6pm. Once a month on Sunday stroll through Kailua Village and enjoy musicians, artists, merchants and restaurants then listen to a free concert on the lawn at Hulihe'e Palace.
- 2014 Mitsubishi Electric Championship: January 15-19, 2014 at Four Seasons Haulalai. A PGA Champions Tour tournament competition among all official money-event champions of the 2012 and 2013 seasons, winners of the majors since 2009, and eight professionals by invitation with 15 or more career victories, including one major. The golf competition will be held on the Hualalai Golf Course, designed by Jack Nicklaus. For more information, click here