SALT at our Kaka'ako holiday Lego-filled brick party!
| 2017/11/30 |
SALT AT OUR KAKAʻAKO WELCOMES FAMILIES TO LEGO-FILLED HOLIDAY BRICK PARTY JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS
KAKA‘AKO, HI (
Colorful holiday exhibits by LEGO enthusiasts will be on display, with master builders on hand to share tips and tricks. The Hawaii LEGO Users Group will also bring back its challenging “fire walk” over bricks for prizes. Toddlers can play with LEGO DUPLO bricks, which are twice the size of ordinary blocks.
The event is free and pet-friendly. Families are welcome and are encouraged to bring along their imagination with the holidays in mind.
“We are happy to welcome back the Hawaii LEGO Users Group to SALT at Our Kakaʻako, as their last event brought smiles to many happy children,” said Jimmy Ventura, General Manager of SALT at Our Kakaʻako.
The Hawaii LEGO Users Group was founded in 2012. The group is comprised of builders, collectors and fans dedicated to spreading the joy of plastic brick-building. This is the group’s second event at SALT at Our Kakaʻako.
“We love how the community embraces SALT at Our Kakaʻako and had so much fun meeting people of all ages who still enjoy playing and building with LEGO,” said Roy Gal, co-founder of the Hawaii LEGO Users Group. “We look forward to seeing their holiday creations.”
The SALT at Our Kakaʻako Holiday Brick Party continues the fun and exciting events at Honolulu’s leading urban retail and dining destination. The community is also welcome to the monthly Hawaiian cultural showcase Pa‘akai Marketplace, the popular SALT Bar Crawl, and the upcoming holiday shopping experience, A Pinch of SALT on . For more information, please visit) – The excitement is building for the SALT at Our Kaka‘ako Holiday Brick Party happening on . The event is open to all ages starting at , as the Hawaii LEGO Users Group returns for a day full of holiday themed block building, displays, a building contest and more!
About SALT at Our Kaka‘ako
Named after the paʻakai (Hawaiian for “salt”) ponds that once dotted the low-lying wetlands of this area, SALT at Our Kaka‘ako is Honolulu’s innovative epicenter for local culture, food, shopping, and events. Comprising 85,000 square feet of a dynamic mixture of local small business and national brands, SALT is an urban city block designed for exploration and engagement for retail, restaurants, and services. This groundbreaking gathering place in the heart of Our Kakaʻako is where new makers and new ideas converge.
Owned by Kamehameha Schools, revenues generated from SALT at Our Kakaʻako fund educational opportunities for more than 48,000 learners and caregivers annually through three campuses on the O‘ahu, Maui, and Hawai‘i island; 30 preschools statewide, literacy instruction and support in more than 200 public school classrooms; financial and educational support for 17 Hawaiian-focused public charter schools; and collaborations with 50 additional organizations throughout the state. www.saltatkakaako.com
About Our Kakaʻako
Our Kaka‘ako encompasses nine city blocks in the heart of Kaka‘ako centered around the arts, culture and creative hub on Auahi, Keawe and Coral streets. It’s an emerging epicenter for Hawai‘i’s urban-island culture that is an incubator for a variety of artists, chefs, influencers and entrepreneurs. Rooted in Hawaiian cultural values, Our Kakaʻako is built on empowering creativity, cultivating innovation and building a truly unique, local community. www.ourkakaako.com
About Kamehameha Schools
Kamehameha Schools is a private, educational, charitable trust founded and endowed by the legacy of Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop, the great-granddaughter and last direct descendant of King Kamehameha I.
The mission of Kamehameha Schools is to improve the capability and well-being of Native Hawaiians. Kamehameha Schools achieves their mission by operating an educational system serving over 6,900 students of Hawaiian ancestry at K-12 campuses on Oʻahu, Maui and Hawaiʻi island. Income generated from its Hawai‘i real estate and portfolio of diverse financial investments fund 96% of the Schools’ educational mission. www.ksbe.edu