Spice Market

Event Date:

Nov. 10, 2024

Event Time:

6:00-9:00 P.M.


Kohola Lagoon 1 at Ko Olina Resort fronting Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa and Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina

Step into a world of splendor and spice-scented breezes at HFWF’s signature beachside grand tasting against the stunning backdrop of Ko Olina Resort. This enchanting evening will lure you on a culinary voyage infused with the vibrant flavors of global spice trade routes. Ten masterful chefs from around the world will gather in this gastronomic oasis to showcase dishes that pay homage to the Silk Road and the diverse cultures united by their embrace of intricately spiced dishes.

And while every bite is a journey through time and place, the same could be said about the wines you’ll taste! Learn to identify the hypnotic scents of cardamom, cumin, pepper, vanilla and more as world-renowned winemakers and sommeliers uncork some of the best vintages to indulge your senses. Plus, cocktail afficionados will enjoy refreshing spice-infused creations by some of the top mixologists in the country. Enjoy an unforgettable evening under the stars complete with a not-to-be-missed firework finale! See below for more information:


  • Priority ticket gives you early entry at 5:00 P.M., an hour before General Admission attendees.
  • VIP Tables include early entry access at 5:00 P.M. for ten guests with reserved table seating on our VIP deck with sunset views and the best seat to watch the fireworks. VIP guests will enjoy four exclusive stations in addition to having access to graze on all 10 chef creations on the beach. VIP stations will feature:
    • Foie gras delights from Chef Lenny Messina and Hudson Valley Foie Gras;
    • Truffle and pasta bar from Chef Daisuke Hamamoto;
    • Chef Roy Yamaguchi‘s signature raw bar;
    • Caviar tastings with unique accoutrements from Chef Michael Arnot;
    • Private bar of premium wines and champagne.
  • Event is on the beach, resort casual attire and appropriate footwear recommended.

November 10, 2024

6:00-9:00 P.M.
Kohola Lagoon 1 at Ko Olina Resort fronting Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa and Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina

Attire: Resort Casual
On the beach-appropriate footwear recommended

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    Michael Arnot

    Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina - Kapolei, HI

    Andrew Black

    Grey Sweater - Oklahoma City, OK

    Dean Fearing

    Dean Fearing

    Fearing's Restaurant - Dallas, TX

    Troy Guard

    Guard and Grace - Denver, CO

    Daisuke Hamamoto

    Daisuke Hamamoto

    Arancino at The Kahala - Honolulu, HI

    Hettema Ahu & Nili Crop

    Ahu Hettema & Nili Yildirim

    Istanbul - Honolulu, HI

    Jordan Keao

    Butcher's Block - Singapore


    Andrew Le

    The Pig and The Lady - Honolulu, HI

    Pawan Mahendro

    Pawan Mahendro

    Badmaash - Los Angeles, CA

    Lenny Messina

    Lenny Messina

    Hudson Valley Farms - Ferndale, NY

    Amanda Porcuna

    Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa - Kapolei, HI

    Crystal Wahpepah

    Wahpepah's Kitchen - Oakland, CA

    Roy Yamaguchi

    Roy Yamaguchi

    Roy Yamaguchi Group of Restaurants - Honolulu, HI

    Ricardo Zarate

    Colibri Pop Up - Los Angeles, CA

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