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Monday, December 3, 2018
IN THIS EDITION
Next 50% Off Holiday Sale in Store - Saturday, December 7
Photo from our participation in the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade
Upcoming Public Performances: Two Christkindlmarket performances next week Friday & Saturday


Holiday Alphabet 50% Off Something Sale
Saturdays in November & December

Running from November all the way to Christmas, is Barefoot Hawaiian's Holiday Alphabet 50% Off Something on Saturdays Sale.  On Saturdays, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, starting November 3 and ending on December 22, will be a 50% off sale on three groups of merchandise with it being a different group of three every week in an alphabet countdown.

Following is our countdown schedule of Holiday Alphabet 50% Off Something Sale Items

November 3 - Aloha shirts, Blouses, and Christmas Santa Items (ABC)
November 10 - Dresses, Everything Orange, and Flowers (DEF)
November 17 - Green Items, Hawaiian Plaques, and Interesting Fabric (GHI)
November 24 - Jewelry, Kukui Nut Leis & Bracelets, and Lotions (JKL)
December 1 - Maui T-Shirts, Nice Plumeria Hair Clips, and Our Own Hula Plaques (MNO)

This Week >>> December 8 - Pareos, Quintessentially everything Red (PQR)

Note: Store closed December 15 for Christkindlmarket show in Naperville
December 22 - Shorts for Men, Tuberose Leis, Unusual Earrings (STU)

Sale Hours 
Saturdays from November 3 to December 22
1:00 - 3:00 PM

(Sale is on new & regular merchandise only and excludes all consignment items)


Thanksgiving Parade Postscript
In case you did not catch us in our
20th Anniversary in this Parade

Uncle Dan's Thanksgiving Day Parade
(Chicago State Street Thanksgiving Day Parade)
on Thursday, November 22, 2018

8:00 - 11:00 AM

Here is what you missed...

Although not all shown here above, we had over 70 participants in this parade!


Upcoming Public Performances
Christkindlmarket - Two Locations, Two Days
The Ultimate Christmas Festival

The Barefoot Hawaiian is the representative of Hawaii in this world Culture Festival


Friday, December 14, 2018
"Hawaii comes to Chicago" at the 23th Annual Christkindlmarket

Chicago, IL
1:00 - 2:00 PM

"Inspired by the Christkindlesmarket in Nuremberg, Germany, which began in 1545, the Christkindlmarket Chicago brings a cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Chicago. Chicago's largest open-air Christmas festival was first held on Pioneer Court in 1996."

The 23th Annual Christkindlmarket Chicago runs continuously from November 16 through December 24.  The Barefoot Hawaiian will be bringing "Hawaii comes to Chicago" at the 23th Annual Christkindlmarket on this date at the following location.

Daley Plaza
At the Richard J. Daley Center
50 W. Washington St
Chicago, IL 60602
312-603-2526

If you are closer to the western suburbs, be sure to check out the performance in Naperville on December 15

Christkindlmarket Web Site


Saturday, December 15, 2018
"Hawaii comes to Chicago" at the 24th Annual Christkindlmarket

Naperville, IL
2:00 - 3:00 PM

"Inspired by the Christkindlesmarket in Nuremberg, Germany, which began in 1545, the Christkindlmarket Chicago brings a cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Chicago. Chicago's largest open-air Christmas festival was first held on Pioneer Court in 1996."

The 23th Annual Christkindlmarket in Naperville runs on select days from November 23 through December 24.  The Barefoot Hawaiian will be bringing "Hawaii comes to Chicago" at the 23th Annual Christkindlmarket on this date at the following location.

Naper Settlement
523 S Webster St,
Naperville, IL 60540 

Visit us at Naper Settlement, which is located 28 miles west of Chicago, close to interstates 88, 355 and 55. The outdoor museum is situated two blocks south of Jefferson Avenue, two blocks west of Washington Street, at the southwest corner of Aurora Avenue and Webster Street and across from the City of Naperville Municipal Center. In the center square of Naper Settlement you will find the Chrisktindmarket with its rich selection of gifts and beverages and holiday cheer. Enter through the main building or the gate on Aurora Street.

If you are in Chicago, be sure to check out the performance at the Daley Plaza on December 14

Christkindlmarket Web Site


For more information, call The Barefoot Hawaiian at (847) 699-7336
Bringing Hawaii to the Mainland for 45 Years