Just 20 minutes from Waikiki, discover unique treasures at Hawaii’s largest open-air market where the locals shop for the best deals in town. Since 1979, the Aloha Stadium Swap Meet & Marketplace has been Hawaii’s premier outdoor market, featuring over 400 vendors, crafters, and artists. You can find discounted prices on a wide selection of products from clothing, accessories, Hawaiian souvenirs, pre-packaged ethnic foods, jewelry, and vintage antiques. Beautifully handcrafts products and exclusive art pieces are made and sold by the artists on-site, which truly make great gifts for yourself or that special someone. A food truck section was recently added with an abundance of dining options so you can experience a variety of local cuisine. There is also a fresh produce section with local fruits as well as home-made jams, jellies and other baked goods. Find something for yourself, souvenirs for friends, and mementos of your trip all at bargain prices.
It’s open for business every Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am – 3 pm and Sunday from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $1 per buyer for those 12 years and older (11 & under is free) and there is plenty of parking. The layout is user-friendly and easy to walk, with three rows circling the stadium, ensuring shoppers won’t miss a single booth. For more information, click here.