11th Annual Canstruction®

Canstruction® 2016 will begin on Saturday, October 1 and will be on display through Sunday, October 16 at the Pearlridge Center's Uptown Center Court.

Explore the Keiki Can Corner on Saturday, October 1, 2016! On Canstruction® day from 10 am - 12 noon, AIA Honolulu member-architects will lead keiki ages 5 - 12 in building a special structure with hundreds of cans of their own. Please bring at least 5 cans of food as a donation to join in the fun in the Kids Can Corner.

Canstruction® is an exhibition event that collects cans as votes to benefit the Hawaii Foodbank. All food to build the structures will be donated to the Hawaii Foodbank.


Meals for our Ohana, our Hawaii, our Earth, our Galaxy...One Can at a Time.
This year's interstellar theme combines the extraordinary feats of science, technology and space travel. Teams comprised of Hawaii's best architecture firms, contractors, allied designers and engineering professionals will canstruct canned creations that will be out of this world!
Canstruction® Competition: Galacti-CAN-Goods! | Aiea, HI | Pearlridge Center 

Visit Pearlridge Center's Canstruction® event page for more details: Pearlridge Center's Event Page

2015 Canstruction® Teams

ADM Retail Planning & Architecture
Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc./ Design Partners, Inc.
Bowers + Kubota Consulting
Cambria USA/ RavProductions
Clifford Planning & Architecture, LLC
Coffman Engineers/ HHF Planners/ Mason Architects
Group 70 International/ Layton Construction
HDR Inc.
Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company

Special thanks to 2015 Canstruction® Jurors:

Fred Paine
General Manager of Pearlridge Center

Scott Wilson
AIA, 2015 President of AIA Honolulu

Allison Wong
Deputy Director of the Honolulu Museum of Art

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    5th Annual Turkey Drive
    Fri, November 11, 20166:00 PM - 8:30 PM

    Donate a Turkey and nonperishable food to help feed a family in need this Thanksgiving!
    Oahu Fresh, Oahu Swim Academy and Murphy's Bar & Grill are teaming up again to run a Veteran's Day Turkey Drive on Friday, November 11 from 6 - 8:30 p.m
    To arrange a pick-up at your location (Honolulu only):
    Please contact TurkeyDrive2016@gmail.com
    Check-in at the Facebook Event Page for more information on how you can participate in the Turkey Drive.

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    Safeway Feed the Need October 5 - December 27, 2016
    Tue, December 27, 201612:00 AM

    Safeway Feed the Need Campaign
    October 5, 2016 - December 27, 2016
    Join Safeway and purchase $10 Feed the Need Bags on your next grocery run to help feed a family in need this holiday season. Donations from Safeway will support local food banks: Hawaii Foodbank in Oahu and Kauai, The Food Basket on Big Island and Maui Foodbank. Together, we can help solve hunger in Hawaii.

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    Kraft Check-Out Hunger November 2 - January 17, 2017
    Tue, January 17, 201712:00 AM

    November 2, 2016 - January 17, 2017
    Between November 2016 and January 2017, you can “Check-Out Hunger” at your local food retailers*: Safeway, Times Supermarkets, Big Save Markets, Don Quijote, KTA Super Stores, Tamura’s Market, Tamura’s Fine Wine & Liquors, Tamura’s Supermarket, ChoiceMART , Shima’s Supermarket, or Fujioka Wine Times.
    *subject to change