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    Wanted: New museum members—dead or alive.

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    Representatives from Iichiko handed out glow-sticks to everyone!

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    Erika & Hatsumi; Jalpyan & Jed; Lance & Chas; Casey

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    Folks were eager to commemorate the night, and their costumes, in the Iichiko step-and-repeat.

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    Keolu, Richard, Bryan, Mike, Mark and Brandon. Moo.

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    He sees us.

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    Street Grindz came through with the onoliciousness once more.

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    Debin on da turn-tables.

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    Iichiko shōchū in all its varieties!

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    Luce packed with ghouls, girls and goons.

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    Thanks again to the great people at Iichiko!

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October 30, 2015 06:00pm-09:00pm
Honolulu Museum of Art

'Obake' information

Kick off the Halloween weekend at ARTafterDARK, inspired by the book Obake Files.

Presented by iichiko.

Note: Costumes are encouraged, but be advised that the following will not be allowed on site:
• Weapons (real or toys) including but not limited to guns, swords, bows and arrows , staffs, clubs, axes, etc.
• Costume accessories larger than 15 inches, including but not limited to wings, canes, tools, umbrellas, etc. These items should be left at home or in the patrons' vehicles. We do have limited space behind the front desk for those who need to check in items. 


Admission to ARTafterDARK is now $25—and for that price you can become a museum member and get into the event FREE for a whole year! Learn more about membership levels and benefits.


• Commemorate the night and your amazing costumes in front of the custom Iichiko and ARTafterDARK step and repeat with the help of Timestoppers Hawaii.

• Dance to beats by Debin in Luce Pavilion.

Instagram costume contest

Come in costume and you could win big! (We especially like ART-inspired costumes!)
Here's how:

Step 1:  Take a photo of yourself in costume at ARTafterDARK: Obake with Instagram.
Step 2: In the caption field, tell us what or who you’re dressed up as. You must include the hashtags #iichiko and #ARTafterDARK, and tag @iichiko_shochu and @honolulumuseum.

• One entry per person
• Entries must be submitted during the ARTafterDARK event, posted between 6 and 9pm on October 30, 2015.
• Entrants must be at least 21 years of age.
• Winner of the grand prize will be announced on the Honolulu Museum of Art's Instagram on November 2, 2015.
• All photos submitted will become property of Iichiko and the Honolulu Museum of Art for usage in products or content.


• Enjoy food from Street Grindz. Beverages provided by Free Spirits Mobile Bartenders. All of the bars will be serving Iichiko Blu, Fresco, Yuzu, and Ume.


You can store your chariot at the following locations:

• Street parking on Beretania and Kina‘u streets from 6pm. FREE

• Lot behind the Honolulu Museum of Art School (1111 Victoria St.), enter from Beretania or Young street

NOTE: Lot closes promptly at 11pm