Hanapepe makes a charming destination anytime, but this little town in southwestern Kauai really comes alive on Friday evenings. Cruise the art galleries and street vendors, browse the packed shelves in the much-loved Talk Story Bookstore, and feast to your heart's content courtesy of the numerous restaurants and food trucks (there are some mean tacos on hand here).
Throw in street musicians and people-watching--not to mention the nearness of Salt Pond Beach for a killer sunset--and you've got in the Hanapepe Friday Night Festival & Art Walk the best kind of weekend nightlife the Garden Isle has to offer.
Excellent service is the hallmark of this local institution, but it is pricey. Japanese cuisine is... Read more