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

Eighth Annual - October 6—28, 2018 - Tickets on sale now!




HMAA Presents Keiki in the Kitchen Family Sunday

Oct 28 2018

9:00AM - 5:30PM

Hawaii Convention Center


Attire: Casual

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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 a day packed with food, fitness and fun at on the rooftop of the Hawaii Convention Center. We have a full schedule the whole family can enjoy!

  • 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.
  • Appearance by Ethan Wacker: Ethan will do a special reading with his mom and author, Eileen Wacker, and his sister Natalie. Kids can also get their photo taken with Ethan!
  • Cooking contest: The finalists of the Hawaii Gas Presents the Localicious Recipe Contest will whip up their fresh dish for the judges. Recipe submissions are now being accepted through Sept. 21—enter HERE.
  • Meet famous chefs: HFWF18’s world-class chefs will be present to sign autographs, take photos, and compete in the celebrity chef fitness challenge.
  • Zippy’s presents Made in Hawaii Marketplace for Kids by Kids: This new feature showcases locally made goodies by young aspiring chefs in the community.
  • 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

Hawaii Convention Center


Attire: Casual

Learn More


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

Takeshi Kawasaki

Maru Sushi - Honolulu, HI

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