HMAA Presents Keiki in the Kitchen Family Sunday - Hawaii Food & Wine Festival





HMAA Presents Keiki in the Kitchen Family Sunday

Oct 28 2018

9:00AM - 5:30PM (doors close at 2:30PM)

Hawaii Convention Center


Attire: Casual


Kids won’t want to miss this chance to meet Food Network’s Ace of Cakes star Duff Goldman and Disney’s Bizaardvark star Ethan Wacker! Keiki in the Kitchen is packed with food, fitness and fun on the rooftop of the Hawaii Convention Center. We have a full schedule the whole family can enjoy!

Doors to Keiki in the Kitchen will close at 2:30PM, activities on the rooftop will close at 3:00PM.
Doors to the movie screening of Ferdinand will open at 2:30PM, movie will start at 3:30PM.

  • Cookie decorating with Duff Goldman: Keiki can decorate Halloween-themed cookies with Duff Goldman.
    NOTE: Cookie decorating activity is limited to the first 750 kids to arrive at Keiki in the Kitchen. Purchasing a ticket to the event does not confirm your child’s participation in the cookie decorating activity—you must physically check-in.
  • Reading and signing by Eileen Wacker: Children’s book author Eileen Wacker with her son Ethan and daughter Natalie—will do a special reading of Red Penguin and the Missing Sushi, part of Eileen’s Fujimini Adventure Series of books! Kids can also get their photo taken with Ethan!
  • Fitness challenges with chefs: Children can come and participate in interactive fitness activities with various celebrity chefs at The Queen’s Health Systems NyLawn turf.
  • Cooking contest: The six finalists of the Hawaii Gas Presents the Localicious Recipe Contest will whip up their fresh dish for the judges. They will be judged by celebrity chefs Shaymus Alwin, Nyesha Arrington, and Rory Herrmann, as well as Top Chef Jr. finalists Milo Fleming and Master Chef Junior contestant Sophia Stark.
  • Meet famous chefs: HFWF18’s world-class chefs will be present to sign autographs, take photos, and compete in the celebrity chef fitness challenge. Scroll down to see them all!
  • Zippy’s Presents Made in Hawaii Marketplace for Kids by Kids: This new feature will showcase locally made goodies by aspiring students from ten Hawaii public high schools: Campbell High School, Farrington High School, Kalani High School, Leilehua High School, Mililani High School, Olomana School, Radford High School, Roosevelt High School, Waianae High School, and Waipahu High School.
  • Keiki activities: Stop by HMAA’s keiki activity tent to play with a life-size Operation game and more!
  • Taste our love for the land: Join Kamehameha Schools at the Sustainability Center where Hawaiian practitioners demonstrate hands-on cultural activities.
  • Great Localicious eating options: Big City Diner, Burgers & Burritos Hawaii, Flour & Barley, Guava Smoked, Honolulu Burger Company, Hula Grill, Jamba Juice, Mochi Lab, Olay Thai, Ono Kettle Pop, Ono Pops, Papi’s Empanadas, Petit Suisse Crepes, Takoyaki, and The Hibachi.
  • Movie screening: Keiki in the Kitchen joins the Hawaii Convention Center’s Sunset Mele on the Rooftop, showing Ferdinand at 3:30PM.

Check back often for schedule and program updates! Don’t miss the excitement!

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Oct 28 2018

9:00AM - 5:30PM (doors close at 2:30PM)

Hawaii Convention Center


Attire: Casual


Participating Talent


Henry Adaniya

Hank's Haute Dogs - Lahaina, HI

Michelle Karr-Ueoka

MW Restaurant - Honolulu, HI

Jon Matsubara

MC Concepts LLC - Honolulu, HI

George Mavrothalassitis

Chef Mavro - Honolulu, HI

Colin Hazama

The Royal Hawaiian - Honolulu, HI

Jongkol Sucodt

Noi Thai Cuisine - Honolulu, HI

Roy Yamaguchi

Eating House 1849 by Roy Yamaguchi - Honolulu, HI

Brian Sung

Honolulu Coffee - Honolulu, HI

Michael Ginor

Lola - Great Neck, NY

Belinda Leong

B. Patisserie - San Francisco, CA

Raphael Lunetta

Lunetta - Santa Monica, CA

Walter Manzke

Republique - Los Angeles, CA

Kevin Nakata

Hawaii Convention Center - Honolulu, HI

Chris Oh

Chingu - Honolulu, HI

Eric Oto

Hoku's - Honolulu, HI

Lee Anne Wong

Koko Head Cafe - Honolulu, HI

Shaymus Alwin

The Royal Hawaiian - Honolulu, HI

Jeffrey Lunak

Sumo Dog - Los Angeles, CA

Steve Samson

Rossoblu - Los Angeles, CA

Jeffrey Szombaty

Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa - Honolulu, HI

Bobby Chinn

London, England

Rory Herrmann

Herrmann Hospitality Group - Los Angeles, CA

Richard Polhemus

Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina - Ko Olina, HI

Trey Foshee

George's at the Cove - La Jolla, CA

Michelle Lee

The C Restaurant + Bar - Monterey, CA

Francois Payard

Payard - New York, NY

Tetsuya Wakuda

Tetsuya's - Sydney, Australia

Alan Wong

Alan Wong's Restaurant - Honolulu, HI