HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Pacific Expos and Special Events Hawaii, both producers of distinct successful trade shows and festivals have joined together to launch and produce the new Mele Kalikimaka Marketplace on December 12-13, 2015 at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall.
The Mele Kalikimaka Marketplace will be a one-stop local holiday shop catering to visitors and residents who are looking for holiday gifts and family activities. The 2-day event is anticipated to be Hawaii's premier local holiday shopping emporium, showcasing food products, gifts, books, apparel, jewelry, crafts and other consumer goods. The event will feature a local gourmet gift section, many prepackaged gift baskets, holiday pop up shops, year-end inventory specials from manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers and more. Adding to the attraction will be a Winter Wonderland with snow effect, Make and Take Ben Franklin Crafts and Secret Santa Land as well as an entertainment stage.
Roberts Hawaii will offer their Waikele Outlet Shopping Shuttle with a special detour to the 1st Annual Mele Kalikimaka Marketplace. Shuttles will depart from 8 Waikiki locations and will arrive at the Neal Blaisdell Center tentatively between 9:45 am – 10:15 and 10:45 – 11:15 am. Please click here for specific location schedule and note arrival schedule is tentative due to traffic.