HONOLULU (KHON2) — Ticket sales are live for all to bask in the radiance that is the Iolani Palace at night for Queen Kapiolani’s Evening Tours beginning Dec. 27 to the 29.

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The three day event will embark guests on a journey back in time so attendees can experience the Palace as it was during a 19 century.

“Our December evening tours in celebration of Queen Kapiʻolani’s birthday are the only chance for the public to experience ʻIolani Palace at night,” said The Friends of ‘Iolani Palace President & CEO Paula Akana. “The lights, along with beautiful performances of hula and music, provide a sneak peek into how King Kalākaua and Queen Kapi‘olani entertained visitors from around the world and truly make for an unforgettable visit.”

In addition to the evening tour, a special birthday celebration will be held on Dec. 27 that will feature pupu and drinks from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Those who partake in the birthday bash will enjoy a curated menu by Bubbly & Bleu, entertainment and a unique makana in collaboration with Eden in Love.

Tickets for the VIP event are available for $100, and all guests must be age 21 and over.

Prices for the Queen Kapiolani Evening Tours on Dec. 28 and 29 are as follows:

·      Adults – $45

·      Children (ages 6-12) – $25 

·      Children (ages 5 and under) – FREE

The Palace will close early at 3 p.m. on both days to prepare for the evening tours. 

Evening Tours will run from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Dec. 28 and 29 with tours starting every 15 minutes.

Reservations are required and tickets are limited to two per adult. 

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