<p>LIHUE, Hawaii, <chron>Oct. 20</chron> /CNW/ -- Beautiful Kauai will be showcased at two fun and exciting events this week for the enjoyment of Vancouver-area residents, with the people of Hawaii's "Garden Island" sharing their music, hula, and aloha spirit, while giving away prizes.</p>
<p>Below are the days/times, locations, and a description of the special Kauai events taking place:</p>
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Park Place (Lobby), 666 Burrard Street, Vancouver
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24, 11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Oakridge Center (West Galleria), 650 West 41st Avenue, Vancouver
KAUAI KANIKAPILA IN VANCOUVER
<p>Enjoy a Kauai-style lunchtime kanikapila (play music) featuring the falsetto singing and slack key guitar artistry of Kauai's <person>Nick Castillo</person> and lovely hula of <person>Miss Garden Isle</person>, Noelani Kaui.</p>
<p>Under the theme, Kauai - 50 Years of Movies in Paradise, come test your trivia knowledge about Hollywood's longstanding love affair with Kauai's beautiful scenery. Enter to win prize giveaways - including a free trip for two to Kauai. And if nothing else, come enjoy the island-made products on display, including samples of Kauai Coffee and Kauai Kookies.</p>
<p>Also taking part in these events will be Kauai <person>Mayor Bernard Carvalho</person>, Jr. and Kauai Visitors Bureau Executive Director Sue Kanoho, who will share why Hawaii's "Garden Island" is such an enticing destination for nature lovers.</p>
<p>For more information about Kauai - Hawaii's Island of Discovery - please visit <a href="http://www.kauaidiscovery.com">www.kauaidiscovery.com</a> or call the Kauai Visitors Bureau toll-free at (800) 262-1400.</p>
For further information: For further information: Melissa Malahoff-Kamei of McNeil Wilson Communications, +1-808-539-3435, or +1-808-221-6439, for Kauai Visitors Bureau Web Site: http://www.kauaidiscovery.com