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Support the extraordinary history, culture, and environment of Hawai‘i and the Pacific at a special event like no other-

Join us for the 19th Annual Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum Dinner, Saturday, August 12, 2017!

Savor the enjoyment of Honolulu’s top kitchens, signature cocktails, and Hawaiian entertainment. Gaze upon hundreds of artfully displayed cultural objects and specimens in our newest exhibition, Hulia ‘Ano: Inspired Patterns, in the J. M. Long Gallery. Shop our signature Silent Auction Pacifica for art, apparel, dining, travel, and other treasures.

Experience this extraordinary dinner event under the stars. Proceeds will benefit Bishop Museum’s Hawaiian and Pacific collections, the world’s foremost resource for understanding, celebrating, and perpetuating Hawai‘i’s culture and environment for generations to come.

Pauahi Dinner Slide 2 (1)

Open Door to Atrium (1)
Pauahi Dinner Slide 2 (2)
Jewelry for Sale
Shark Treats
Happy Donors
Gifts on display
Happier Donors

$25,000 Diamond* ($24,000 tax-deductible)

  • Recognition as a Diamond Sponsor in printed event materials and during the program
  • Option to dine with a Museum scientist, educator, or collections expert
  • Private behind-the-scenes tour of the collection of your choice for 10 guests (certificate valid through Aug. 2018)
  • Premium seating, dinner service, and favors
  • Wine pairings, champagne pour and after dinner spirits
  • Reserved cocktail table for the after-party

$15,000 Platinum* ($14,000 tax-deductible)

  • Recognition as a Platinum Sponsor in printed event materials and during the program
  • Option to dine with a Museum scientist, educator, or collections expert
  • Preferred seating, dinner service, and favors
  • Wine pairings and champagne pour

$10,000 Gold* ($9,000 tax-deductible)

  • Recognition as a Gold Sponsor in printed event materials and during the program
  • Reserved seating, dinner service, and favors
  • Premium wine service

$5,000 Silver* ($4,500 tax-deductible)

  • Recognition as a Silver Sponsor in printed event materials
  • Table for 10 guests and strolling dinner

*Premiere table sponsors enjoy preferred valet service

Strolling Tickets

$500 Per Person ($450 tax-deductible)

Strolling dinner and wine bar, a wonderful choice for a fun evening with your special someone.


If you are unable to attend, please consider a cash or in-kind donation in support of this event. You may also donate your table purchase to the Museum.

Silent Auction Pacifica

Our Auction Pacifica will feature all things Pacific – island getaways, excursions, apparel, dining, entertainment and a wide array of Hawaiian and Pacific artwork and hand-crafted materials. Your in-kind donation can help bring the Auction Pacifica to life! Contact development@bishopmuseum.org or 808.847.8281

Contact Us

Tables are limited, so please contact us now if you have questions or would like to purchase a ticket or table or you would like to donate to the Silent Auction Pacifica.

Email: development@bishopmuseum.org

Office: 808.847.8281