Taste the Flavors of Poipu

The Poipu Beach Foundation (PBF) will host the 4th Annual Poipu Food & Wine Festival, from November 6th through November 9th. The three-day event will celebrate Kauai’s diverse culinary resources and talents, while supporting the Culinary Arts Program at Kauai Community College (KCC).


Come for the food, stay for the music.

Discover the freshest island ingredients at the weekly Kauai Culinary Market hosted by the Shops at Kukui`ula in partnership with the Kauai County Farm Bureau, November 6th from 3:30 to 6:00pm in the traditional pau hana (after work) style. As local musicians serenade, shop the open-air market exploring locally grown fruits, vegetables and coffee, along with spices, jams and other culinary delights. 

At 5:00pm, make your way to the Palm Court for a special culinary demonstration by the students of the Kauai Community College Culinary Arts Program. Students will utilize fresh, local ingredients and offer small plates for purchase.

Proceeds to benefit the KCC Culinary Arts School.

Event is free with beer and wine and small plates for purchase.



Cook with some of Poipu's finest Chefs

Participate in a cooking demonstration and/or hands-on cooking class with some of Hawaii’s top chefs. Classes at $50 per person will be limited in size and include a tasting and a commemorative gift.

Tickets NOW Available!

 An exquisite epicurean event highlighting the students of the Kauai Community College Culinary Arts Program and featuring some of Hawaii’s finest chefs and perfectly paired wine, live music and a silent auction.

A portion of the proceeds from the Gala help with the continued development of KCC’s Culinary Arts Program by providing financial assistance for students in need. The Program trains approximately 60 students a year and many of the graduates go on to find jobs in the local culinary industry.

The Poipu Pa`ina is hosted by the Poipu Beach Foundation in partnership with Hawaii Tourism Authority, Southwest Airlines and Koloa Landing Resort.

Tickets available at $125 ($135 at the door)

Tables of ten available at $1,000

All Happening In Poipu


The sunny south side is excited to again host this year's festival.




The Poipu Food & Wine Festival is being made possible through the support and partnership of the following:

Hawaii Tourism Authority Southwest Airlines Koloa Landing Resort
The Shops at Kukui’ula
Kauai Community College Culinary Arts Program