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Uncle Robert's Awa Bar and Farmers Market

End of Hwy 137, South end of Kalapana-Kapoho Road, Kaimu, Kaimu, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778
+1 808-987-7247
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Modern Day Twist on the Traditional Luau

It's like an end of the road block party. Pay 3$ and park closer to the action instead of parking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KilgoreTrout_909
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Claremont, California
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Excellent food, music and atmosphere.

Depending upon what time you arrive you may face a bit of a walk into the market (we were a 10... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anthony H
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End of Hwy 137, South end of Kalapana-Kapoho Road, Kaimu, Kaimu, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's like an end of the road block party. Pay 3$ and park closer to the action instead of parking alongside the road and walking in, unless you get there early and get a good spot, but I'd still say it's easier to just drive...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Depending upon what time you arrive you may face a bit of a walk into the market (we were a 10 minute walk away)as you will most likely be parking on the side of the road. But once you're there you won't be disappointed. Excellent...More

1  Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter who has been going to school here, took us here. It is like a Hippie market ( in a good way) a farmer's market at night. There are food venders, dessert venders, handmade jewelry , made in china ( claimed hand made jewelry)...More

Thank luckydog172
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Wonderful people, food, music & atmosphere. We were lucky to be renting a house just down the road - I just have no idea where all the crowds came from that night as there really isn't much around! Tried the kava - without any effect...More

Thank Judi W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Disguised as a "Night Farmers' Market", this Wednesday night tradition out in the middle of nowhere, next to a 20 year old lava flow that mostly destroyed the village - this is actually a weekly mini-Woodstock music, food, and drink festival. Many hundreds of people:...More

2  Thank Entiat
Reviewed 22 April 2017

A Wednesday night tradition here on the Big Island. If you are visiting and want to get a feel of local style this is a must attend event. If you're over 55 might bring back memories of the late 1960's for you? Begins at 5...More

1  Thank begteb
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great selection of food vendors! Everything we got was delicious. Everyone friendly, fun happy band. Find and share picnic table space to eat. Paraphernalia available for purchase. I'd go often if I was a local.

1  Thank tcwan001
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Wednesday night festivities are a must do! The food, the music, the people, and the vendors are amazing! Everything starts at 5:00, but get there early to make sure you get parking and a place to sit down to eat. There is a small...More

1  Thank kmzkat
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This was recommended to us by 2 of the younger tour guides on the volcano National park tour we took. We loved it! It's clear that this is part of the norm for local life and every Wednesday they bring fun music, incredible food and...More

1  Thank BreRachelle
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My husband wanted to check this place out but never made a chance to go, a friend suggested to check it out last night. We had sooo much fun!!!

Thank KapekaE
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Mark M
Heard about DUI checkpoints. Are there taxi cabs if you have to many mai tais? I'll be staying just up the road at Kehena Beach on 10/12.
24 September 2016|
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Response from Zephyr C | Reviewed this property |
if you staying in Kehena I would not worry about check points. Those are placed up on the highways. How ever it is never safe to drink and drive and the Red Road at night is very dark even with high beams, so go slow. Have... More
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Macjac2
What time does the Market Open
24 May 2016|
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Response from Matnikstym V | Reviewed this property |
Get there early and get seats to listen to the music and dance. Around 4;30-5:00 is best
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Josh S
Trying to find out the contact info of tidie cuple in front ofUncle Roberts
13 August 2015|
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Trying to find out the contact information for the tie dye cuple that set up in front of uncle roberts?
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