Release Number: 17/13
WAIKIKI, OAHU, HAWAII — Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki is the place to be on Saturday, April 27, 2013, for the 11th annual Waikiki SPAM® Jam Festival, which was recently voted as the #1 annual food festival in Hawaii by “Hawaii Magazine” readers. As one of the presenting sponsors, Outrigger Enterprises Group will be offering a free room upgrade, based on availability, at two Waikiki hotels — the OHANA Waikiki East and OHANA Waikiki West — to guests who bring in a can of SPAM for check-in and check-out from April 27 – 30, 2013. All SPAM cans collected will be donated to The Hawaii Food Bank, the beneficiary of the Waikiki SPAM Jam Festival.
This popular food fest celebrates one of Hawaii’s most popular canned treats, SPAM®. From 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. the streets of Waikiki will be lined with various restaurant booths offering an array of SPAM related food and products along with two entertainment stages featuring live musical performances by some of Hawaii’s most notable artists.
Participating Hawaii restaurants include Jimmy Buffetts at the Beachcomber, CheeseburgerBeachwalk, Hula Grill, Duke’s, Seafood Village, Eggs ‘n Things, Chibo Okonomiyaki, just to name a few, and each will be cooking up some delicious delicacies with SPAM as the key ingredient.
A favorite among locals and visitors alike, this family-friendly street festival is an annual event not to be missed. For reservations online, log onto www.ohanahotels.com. Phone reservations can be made by calling toll-free at 1-800-688-7444. For more festival information, please visit www.spamjamhawaii.com