The Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club to celebrate 1st birthday with a Traditional Luau

| 2017/07/06 |



 The Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club and Mahina & Sun’s are preparing to celebrate one year since officially opening with a 1st Birthday Luau on Saturday, July 15 from 12 noon – 4:30 p.m.

The Surfjack, in partnership with the
Wāhea Foundation, will host a first birthday luau featuring hula, music, lei-making, pahu (drum) craving, pa'i'ai kui (pounding) and other cultural demonstrations throughout the day in the Surfjack cabanas and on the restaurant lanai. 


WHAT: The Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club Birthday Luau

Waikiki’s Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club invites locals and visitors to join in celebrating its 1st birthday at a luau celebration to be held on Saturday, July 15 from 12 noon – 4:30 p.m. 

Mahina & Sun’s will offer a Hawaiian Plate complete with lau lau, poi, lomi salmon, and kalua pork. In addition to traditional Hawaiian activities hosted by the Wāhea Foundation, the luau will feature performances by Na Kamalei Halau, Na Hoku Hanohano award-winning group Keauhou, and more. 

Insider’s Tip: Become a VIP 

Ask about the Surfjack’s newly-launched Swim Club Membership to unlock benefits like free valet parking, free food and handcrafted drinks, funky swag, and a free overnight stay on your birthday. Become a VIP member and you’ll get free valet parking for life. Terms and conditions apply. 

WHEN: Saturday, July 15

12 noon – 4:30 pm – Free and open to the public; limited admission 

WHERE: The Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club 

412 Lewers Street 

Honolulu, HI 96815 


For more information about the events, nightly entertainment, and an up-to-date schedule of happenings, visit or call (808) 923-8882. Follow along on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @thesurfjack and @mahinaandsuns. 


About the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club Äb0Located at 412 Lewers Street in the heart of Waikiki, the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club offers laid-back accommodations, leading chef Ed Kenney’s Mahina & Sun’s restaurant, Olive & Oliver’s coffee boutique, and the Swim Club’s poolside style. 

About Mahina & Sun’s Äb0Voted “Best New Restaurant in Hawaii” by the readers of HAWAII Magazine, Mahina & Sun’s is Honolulu-born chef Ed Kenney’s fourth eatery featuring his delicious and groundbreaking take on island cuisine, in a hip, casual atmosphere at the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Mahina & Sun’s is the newest Waikiki sibling joining Kenney’s three acclaimed Kaimuki restaurants – Mud Hen Water, Kaimuki Superette and Town.