Four Events, Four Days, Four Seasons

You can imagine as Event producers, just how excited we are to discover new Event venues. Let us tell you, the new Four Seasons Resort at Ko Olina did not disappoint, as we planned and produced three special events over three days for a Client and her friends and family. Take a closer look at the three very unique and …

Event Highs and Highlights

Every year, our Team works diligently to plan and produce unique and exquisite events that our Clients will love. 2016 was no exception! Here is a snapshot of just some of those memorable moments: This Honolulu Museum of Art’s Directors Circle Dinner was themed after the Art in the Time of Chaos exhibit. Guests entered the Central Courtyard through vine …

Tory Sport Grand Opening Pop-Up

Our Visual Designer created a pop-up to generate awareness of the new Tory Sport clothing line and its grand opening at Ala Moana Center. A Surf Shack theme with shave ice service was the direction given by the Tory Sport corporate visual Team. To ensure consistency with the Tory Sport brand, our Visual Designer put together renderings, elevations and floor …

Collaborating for Event Success

With 32 years building out Current Affairs, we’ve dreamt a lot, created thousands of events, yet most importantly, we’ve embraced the art of collaboration. To keep at the forefront of the Special Events industry, we’ve invested in our Team of talented experts and all of us are eager to learn more in order to grow the resources available to our …

Launching the Center for West Oahu

What’s in a name? For Ka Makana Ali’i, a lot. Hawaii’s newest shopping center was named after Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole, who conceived of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, leaving behind a perpetual gift and legacy to Native Hawaiians. Just look at the Ka Makana Ali’i logo and you will see evidence of a desire to tell a story that …

A Gala Fit For Royalty

For the last 13 years, Current Affairs has had a love affair of sorts with the Friends of ‘Iolani Palace. So, when the organization decided to honor those leaders, mostly women, who made it their mission to protect and preserve one of the most important buildings in Hawaii’s history, we jumped at the chance to be involved. The result was …

An International (Market Place) Affair

A picture tells a thousand words, yet so does a Client’s thank you correspondence: Current Affairs Team! Our heartfelt thanks to you for designing for International Market Place events as special as the destination. Everything from the gala to the maile lei was beautiful, special and set the right tone for our center and our special guests. We have so …

Boutique Chic

As a full-service event planning and production company with domestic, national and international experience, Current Affairs has been very fortunate over the years to work with a number of world renowned high-end boutiques on their grand openings, product launches, Client Appreciation events as well as their seasonal, in-store receptions. So what do you get when you select Current Affairs as …

From Wizards to Wonderland—Bringing Fantasy to Family Events

Many conventions and local corporate groups see the magic of including children in their programs… Don’t you wish you could relive your childhood days, where dragons could be slayed and Wonderland was just on the other side of the looking glass? From the Mad Hatter to the depths of Middle-Earth, we love to turn our Clients’ imaginations into reality. Here …

Trending… Ahead of the Curve

At the start of every year, the top designers in New York reveal the ‘Top Trends’ for the season – from patterns and prints to furnishing and décor pieces. At Current Affairs, we take pride in being at the pinnacle of innovative designs and current trends, as demonstrated by a recent event we started planning for back in September last …

Fairytales Dreams from Above and Beyond – Stars Included

Fairytales do come true, they can happen to you…and one of our favorite things is to make fairytale dreams come true for our Clients. One recent example is a wedding we planned and produced for a Client that incorporated dramatic entrances and reveals, Guest performances, beautiful florals, stunning table settings and a surprise wedding cake reveal. Here is a closer …

Revealing our Secret Garden of Delightful Food and Drink

Can we let you in on one of our darkest “Secrets”? How about “Hidden Treasures”? Both were recent events we produced for Clients with an emphasis on gastronomic food and drinks. Secrets Event Guests were beckoned to a hidden getaway, a private Kahala estate. There, we created a secret garden feel with an exquisite floral arrangement upon entry. Crafted to …