Chocolate macadamia nut gets its day

Bernadette Baraquio
Bernadette Baraquio

HONOLULU (KHNL) -Center stage at Ala Moana Center will be golden this Sunday as Hawaiian Host celebrates 80 years of the chocolate macadamia nut.

The 8th decade birthday of the original chocolate macadamia nut is being coined "Chocolate Macadamia Nut Day." Local entertainer Bernadette Baraquio will be hosting the chocolate event from 12pm-2pm.

Along with free Hawaiian Host chocolates there will be entertainment, games and prizes.

Coinciding with the 80 year celebration are 80 winning golden tickets. One lucky winner with a winning golden ticket

will receive a grand prize week long trip to the Gold Coast of Australia.

The event is free.