Previous Miss Kauai Filipinas gathered last week at Wrangler’s Steak House in Waimea, owned and operated by Colleen Faye, the 1972 Miss Kauai Filipina, for a meet-and-greet with the four contestants vying for the honor during the 60th annual scholarship pageant.
When the King’s Parade and Celebration kicks off Saturday, Joe Sugai will be trading in his horse for a ride atop a convertible.
Joe Kali drove his family from Lihue to the Plantations BBQ & Bar Sunday in Waimea. “We had friends visiting from California, and they had breakfast here,” said Lisa Kali. “We didn’t even know this place was open, so we’re just checking it out because our friends said it was pretty good.” The Plantations BBQ & Bar is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the building adjacent to Waimea Plantation Cottages.