Various souvenirs in Chinatown market near Stay Hotel Waikiki

Nestled beyond Honolulu's financial district, Chinatown brims with rejuvenated storefronts, shops, galleries, and ethnic markets. It's a hub for affordable souvenirs, flowers, and cuisine. Chinatown also thrives as Oahu's arts epicenter. Explore its art walk during First Friday events on Nuuanu and Bethel Street. After dark, Chinatown transforms into a nightlife hotspot with the historic Hawaii Theatre, live music, underground bars, clubs, and restaurants hidden within its weathered urban lofts and buildings. It's the perfect place to experience Oahu's vibrant culture and entertainment scene.