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Guide to Family-Friendly Events in Ewa: Fall 2023

Looking for family-friendly events in Ewa this fall? From pumpkin picking to keiki crafts, here are our Locations Neighborhood Experts' picks for fall events in and around Ewa that are fun for the whole family.

child reading to therapy dog

Read To Therapy Dogs

Wednesday, Sept. 20, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

The Ewa Beach Public & School Library is joining forces with K9 TheraPets to bring you Read to Therapy Dogs. This heartwarming program is designed to give children the chance to enjoy reading aloud with no pressure and no judgment. It's an excellent way to encourage kids to embrace the joy of reading while bonding with some adorable therapy dogs.

91-950 North Road, Ewa Beach, HI 96706 

Easy Tissue Paper Art

Friday, Sept. 29, 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

If you're looking for a creative outlet for the keiki, head over to the Ewa Beach Library for Easy Tissue Paper Art. With simple materials like tissue paper and adhesive, your child can create dazzling artwork to beautify your home. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up, and young children must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

91-950 North Road, Ewa Beach, HI 96706

Decorate a Book Bag

Saturday, Sept. 30, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Encourage your child's artistic talents at the Decorate a Book Bag event. This program, suitable for children and teens, allows them to unleash their creativity by decorating a mini tote bag with their own designs and drawings. All materials will be provided while supplies last, thanks to the sponsorship by the Friends of the Library Kapolei.

1020 Manawai St, Kapolei, HI 96707

classic cars in a line

Ho‘olaule‘a & Car Show at Wai Kai 

Saturday, Sept. 30, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Ho‘olaule‘a & Car Show at Wai Kai, presented by HI Street Grindz & Craft Fest, promises something for everyone in the ʻohana. You can enjoy live entertainment, indulge in 'ono grindz, sip on specialty drinks, and shop from local crafters and retailers. Classic car enthusiasts will appreciate the car show, while the little ones can partake in activities like lei making, lawn games, face painting and more. The event is pet-friendly, so don't forget to bring your furry friends along. Free parking and free admission.

91-1621 Keoneula Blvd Ewa Beach, HI 96706

Kroctober Fest 2023

Friday, October 6, 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Get ready for some fall fun at the Kroc Center! Kroctober Fest will feature a pumpkin carving contest, Trunk or Treat, Fall arts & crafts, games, entertainment and more. You can also indulge in delicious food, pick out pumpkins, and even take pony rides (purchase required). This event is open to the community, so don't miss out on this night of excitement and celebration!

91-3257 Kualaka’i Parkway, Ewa Beach, HI 96706

pumpkins in a pumpkin patch

Aloun Farms 21st Pumpkin Festival

Last three weekends of October: 14-15; 21-22; and 28-29, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Presented by Ho‘opili and Meadow Gold Hawaii, Aloun Farms 21st Pumpkin Festival promises an entire day of family-friendly fun. Enjoy local entertainment, explore craft and food vendors, take your kids on keiki rides, visit a petting zoo, and even hop on tractor hayrides through hundreds of acres of farmland. But the highlight of this festival is undoubtedly the opportunity to pick your own Aloun Farms signature ‘Ewa Sweet Corn, string beans, and pumpkins of all sizes, including giants weighing up to 100 lbs! It's a unique chance to harvest your pumpkin straight from the vine, an experience you won't find anywhere else in Hawaii. This year, Aloun Farms is also becoming more pet-friendly, with amenities like waste stations and pet-focused vendors selling costumes, treats and accessories. They've even partnered with the Hawaiian Humane Society to offer free dog tags and pet resources and services. Festival entry is $5 per person above two years old. Parking is free.

91-1440 Farrington Highway Kapolei, HI 96707

Fall in Ewa offers a diverse range of family-friendly events that cater to all interests. Whether you're exploring a pumpkin patch, getting creative at the library, or sampling seasonal food and drinks, there's something for everyone to enjoy. So, mark your calendars and make the most of the fall season in Ewa!

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