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Music in Kainaliu

Kiernan Music

Friendly owner Brian Kiernan has a talent for restoring vintage ukuleles and guitars, and he's a wonderful resource whether you're a curious beginner or a serious musician looking to buy a custom-made uke or archtop…
Sweets in Kainaliu

Donkey Balls

When it comes to sweets, we love Donkey Balls – and we promise it's not just for the saucy name, but for the excellent quality and diverse varieties of these beefy chocolates. Sure, the pure version is amazing, but …
Market in Captain Cook

South Kona Green Market

The Green Market is, in many ways, a gossip center, town hall and temporary village green for the eclectic community of South Kona. That said, it's also a place to buy fresh fruit, organic island-grown produce, arti…
Art in Kainaliu

Blue Ginger Gallery

This idiosyncratic little gallery is supremely eclectic and friendly. There's a definite blue-turquoise aura about, as well as plenty of paintings, prints and crafts produced by local artists and artisans. A great s…
Antiques in Kealakekua

Discovery Antiques

Tin toys and aloha shirts, bric-a-brac and vintage Hawaiiana – who knows what you'll find at this secondhand antiques and curiosities shop. Bonus: it sells delicious scoops of Tropical Dreams ice cream, made in Hilo…
Arts & Crafts in Kainaliu

Lavender Moon Gallery

High-quality original paintings, prints, jewelry, pottery and handmade bags by Big Island artists fill the colorful storefront windows.
Arts & Crafts in Kainaliu

Kimura H Store

This long-standing family shop rolls out yards of colorfully patterned Hawaiian and Japanese fabrics.