Looking for a buzz? Look no further than newly opened HiCO Hawaiian Coffee on Pawai Place. HiCO Hawaiian Coffee celebrated its grand opening earlier this month with food options including vegetarian and vegan selections. How about a vegan musubi or a vegan affogato? HiCO is open seven days a week from 8 am to 2:30 pm. Face masks are required when ordering or moving about. HiCOHawaiianCoffee.com
Kona Brewing Company
Looking for a Big Wave (Golden Ale) or a Longboard (Island Lager)? The Kona Pub & Brewery is again open for business from 11 am to 8 pm daily. Locals know you come for the beers and stay for the food. Since its opening in 1994, there's always new beers and new items at the Kona Brewing Company. Join the ohana. KonaBrewingCo.com
Looking for the latest designer sunglasses? Shop and buy local Kona at Sunglass Hut on Alii Drive in Historic Kailua Village. You can also buy online and pick up at the Kona store. Sunglasshut.com
Aloha Toe Rings
Aloha Toe Rings and Authentic Hawaiian Boutique in the Kona Inn Shopping Village has custom fit and sleek designed toe rings to spoil yourself or for a great gift for someone who has everything. There's great gifts for birthdays, bridal parties and other special occasions. Alohatoerings.com
What's About to Open?
The soon-to-be-opened 63,000 square foot Safeway at the Niumalu Marketplace will feature a much larger store, quick serve food offerings and great service. Don't forget the larger Safeway will feature an 18-pump fuel center too. Niumalu Marketplace will feature an additional 145,000 square feet of retail space in 14 buildings on 20 acres with parking for over 750 cars.