60 Years as Hawaii's Center

Join us for our 60 Days of Celebration throughout July and August as we celebrate our 60th Anniversary! Ala Moana Center opened on August 13, 1959, becoming Hawaii's premier destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment. We want to say Mahalo to all our customers for their patronage and support as we celebrate 60 years of being Hawaii's Center.

Shopping Guide

Take advantage of exclusive offers, commemorative products, events and more throughout the Center at participating merchants. 

Participating stores and restaurants subject to change. Offers and quantities are limited, while supplies last. See individual stores and restaurants for details.
Shopping Guide

60th Anniversary Commemorative Book

Learn about the amazing history of Ala Moana Center over the last six decades. This collectible book is available for purchase at Guest Services on Street Level 1, Center Court behind Centerstage from July 1 for $39 plus tax. (Quantities are limited.) Proceeds of the sales from the books sold at Guest Services will go to Goodwill Hawaii.

Ala Moana Center Book

Limited-Edition Gift with Purchase

To celebrate Ala Moana Center's 60th Anniversary, receive a limited-edition wine stopper with $300 in Ala Moana Center recepts dated July 8–August 31, 2019.

While supplies last. Limit one gift per person. Receipts must be dated 7/8–8/31/19 and redeemed during these dates at Guest Services. Actual store receipts required; no email receipts allowed. Must be 21 or older to redeem. No more than 3 individual receipts per store and receipts for a gift card purchase will not be accepted. No substitutions. No cash value.
Wine Stopper

60th Anniversary Sweepstakes

Enter from August 10–13 for a chance to win a $250 Ala Moana Center gift card. There will be 6 winners total. Entry forms can be completed at Guest Services on Street Level, Center Court behind Centerstage. Winners will be determined on August 13, 2019.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Must be age 18 or older and a U.S. resident. Limit one entry per perso, per cycle. An entrant must enter for a chance to win the prize. Click for Official Rules.

Event Schedule

July 4–7 | 4th of July Festivities

Thur, July 4 | 8:30pm | Ala Moana Beach Park | 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

Sat, July 13 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Iron Mango

Sat, July 20 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Lehua Kalima & Shawn Pimental

Sat, July 27 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Jordan Segundo

Sat, August 3 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Brother Noland

Sat, August 10 | 1pm | Centerstage | 60th Birthday Celebration

Sat, August 17 | Box Up Your Goods for Goodwill
Bring in your gently used clothing and household items to help Goodwill Hawaii reach their goal of collecting 3,500 boxes of donations in order to provide 60,000 hours of job training, counseling and placement services to those in need. (Drop off at Atkinson Trolley Depot from 9am–4pm.)

Ala Moana Center is partnering with Goodwill Hawaii as they also celebrate 60 years of service in the community, helping people with employment barriers reach their full potential and become self-sufficient. 

Enjoy entertainment and activities at Centerstage from 10am–2pm. Plus, enter for a chance to win roundtrip airfare for two between Hawaii and any Alaska Airlines destination, courtesy of Alaska Airlines. 

Sat, August 17 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Greg MacDonald

Sat, August 24 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Close the Distance

Sat, August 31 | 5–5:45pm | Centerstage | Maunalua

A Look Back

Journey back to the inception of Ala Moana Center and see how the Center has transformed over six decades, remaining a shopper's paradise.

From the Ground Up

Watch as the Center begins construction in the 1950s and welcomes its first shoppers in 1959. (Credit: Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co.)

2019 Events

4th of July Celebration (July 4–7)

Ala Moana Center's 4th of July Celebration, a tradition in Hawaii for 28 years, boasts one of the nation's largest fireworks display and the biggest in the state. The 4-day event features a 20% off Savings Pass valid at participating merchants, a special sweepstakes, a full schedule of live entertainement at Centerstage and the Ewa Wing Stage, and a fireworks extravaganza at Ala Moana Beach Park. 


60th Anniversary Celebration (July–August)

The world's largest open-air shoping center and Hawaii's premier destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment will celebrate its 60th anniversary on August 13, 2019. In honor of the countless loyal customers who have frequented the Center since its grand opening in 1959, the Center will present anniversary-themed events and special promotions.

60th logo

Island-Style Holidays (November–December)

The holidays at Ala Moana Center are filled with a special Hawaiian brand of seasonal cheer. Once the world-famous 37-foot Santa Claus figure is up, visitors and locals know the holiday season is officially here. The Center's aim is to make shopping during the holiday season a fun and easy, with extended holiday hours, family-friendly events such as photos with Santa, a limited-edition gift with purchase, special Holiday Hula performances, and much more.

Holiday Hula Show