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Morning Market at Kapi' Olani Community College

4303 Diamond Head Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-4421
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Morning Market

Be prepared, have good walking shoes, while this venue takes up only a portion of the colleges... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
Honolulu, Hawaii
Short But Sweet

Get here early because by 11am this farmers market is totally gone as if it never happened. No... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Eric B
Coto de Caza, California
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4303 Diamond Head Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-4421
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

Be prepared, have good walking shoes, while this venue takes up only a portion of the colleges parking lot, there are no shortage of vendors, from fresh flowers and produce, freshly made coffee and foods to tantalize anyones taste buds. I believe the hours are...More

1  Thank wninouye
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Get here early because by 11am this farmers market is totally gone as if it never happened. No trace at all. Lots of fresh local fruits and natural drinks. Come for breakfast and enjoy shrimp fried rice with egg. Plenty of local flowers and succulents...More

1  Thank Eric B
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We went on a Saturday morning around 9:00 a.m., and it was packed. This is a great farmers market, as it has a lot of different things to offer, not the same old. We were visiting as tourists, not locals, so we didn't really pick...More

Thank Dbamtm
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Diamond head Crater is just across the street, we enjoyed a walk there first. Then the College Cactus gardens are gorgeous, a local told us to check them out. Of course lots of excellent meals to choose from at the market... I had a fab...More

Thank Paul Linda N
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I was surprised seeming the variety of cactus displayed in a small garden area. Reminded me of Arizona. Near diamond Head.

Thank DEEvaluator
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Have meant to go here for a long time, this time it was on the agenda. Went by The Bus, arrived at 8.30 & it was crowded big time with tour buses, so crowded in fact I was concerned I was going to loose my...More

2  Thank RangerJohnn
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The stated opening time is 7:30 a.m. That is when all the tourists (mostly groups of Japanese) wait behind the rope waiting for the horn to sound signifying opening. Before that time, the locals are walking around the market making their purchases, so the 7:30...More

1  Thank luvroma2
Reviewed 17 March 2015

The market is open from 7:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Community College on Diamond Head Road. The locals are permitted to enter the shopping area before 7:30 a.m., but the tourists are held back behind a rope until the horn blows....More

6  Thank luvroma2
Reviewed 20 June 2014

A hidden gem near Waikiki and is FREE! A fantastic and diverse collection of cacti located on the campus of Kapiolani Community College. East to find, it is located on bus routes and a good hike from Waikiki. A collection of cactus from all over...More

1  Thank DuckSoupTucson
Reviewed 28 May 2014

The garden, which was started by its namesake, displays a wide variety of cacti. It was started by its namesake, Mr. Teraoka, in 1988. The garden is located on the side of the school campus that faces the entrance to the Diamond Head National Monument...More

Thank Katy I
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9 February 2015|
Response from Katy I | Reviewed this property |
This farmers' market is open every Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Details on updates and vendors are posted at the Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation's website.