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Things to do in Hawaii – Don The Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival July 22 2013

The great thing about Hawaii is that there’s never a dull moment on the Islands. We, here at Hawaiian Jellys, like to keep our customers informed on some of the great events that are going on in Hawaii – big and small. Our highlighted event this month is Don The Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival, and it takes place on August 17, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. It’s the 5th year of the festival and it will be sure to satisfy your tastes and interests. This year’s festival offerings includes:

  • Farmer’s & Crafter’s Market – Shop for crafts and island treats from local artisans and merchants from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Battle of the BBQ – Taste and vote for Hawaii’s best barbcue from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Pool Party – Listen to live music from the award-winning,l Grammy-nominated Hawaiian artist Henry Kapono from 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Mai Tai Mix-off – Watch 25 bartenders from around the world battle for the title of the World’s Best Mai Tai and a $10,00 cash prize from 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. You will be amazed by the creative and inspired Mia Tais these bartenders come up with. 

The festival is located on the grounds of the Royal Kona Resort, which is on the ocean side of Alii Drive at the south part of the hotel. This annual event attracts Mai Tai enthusiast from all locations of the globe. And a couple of Hawaiian Jellys’ team members will be contributing in the festivities The best part about Don The Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival is that it is free and open to the public; although, certain drinks and food will be available for sold via cash and credit card. There’s also a great rate on hotel rooms if you decide to stay for a couple of nights. This festival is a great way to see the beautiful Hawaii scenery and have fun with your family. It’s also a great way to sport casual island the world’s only Slip…aaahs from Hawaiian Jellys. Stop by one of our stores, or shop here, to gear up for mai tai tasting and fun times in paradise. We hope to see you at this great event. Mahalo!  

How to use this information

If you decide to enjoy the mai tais, please do so responsibly. Hawaiian Jellys reminds you to take a cab or have a sober driver. If you want to share your Don The Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival story with us, please email us at customerservice@hawaiianjellys.com. Mahalo!