Promotional image of the first Hawaiʻi Swim Show.

First Hawaiʻi Swim Show

Don't miss the historic Hawaiʻi Swim Show! See exclusive fashion shows, live entertainment and black-tie, red carpet experience.

By Ava Svobodová

Updated 01:03 am EDT, September 5, 2023

Published 12:56 am EDT, August 10, 2022

Photo Credits: Flávio Iryoda

The humble town of Hilo, Hawaiʻi, will be the center of the first Hawaiʻi Swim Show. The show is scheduled during the week of September 1- 4, 2022, at the stunning Wainaku Executive Center. This historic Resort and Swim Showcase event will include an Exclusive Opening Night Invitational. It will feature a fashion show of local Hawaiʻi swimwear designers and live entertainment. Additionally, an Exclusive VIP Designer Showcase on Saturday and Sunday highlighting some of the best up-and-coming swimwear brands.

Promotional image of the first Hawaiʻi Swim Show.
Promotional image of the first Hawaiʻi Swim Show.

The First Hawaiʻi Swim Show

Guests will also have the ability to shop these exclusive brands at the Moku‘ola Ballroom at the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel. In particular, between Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm. The weekend will promote Hawaiian music and dance, delicious local foods, and drinks. Including local vendors at public pop-up events. 

Moreover, an extraordinary Hawaiʻi model cast and a black-tie, red carpet experience. Hawaiʻi Swim Show’s mission is to bring the spotlight to Hawaiʻi and to showcase the talented local designers and businesses. It aims to create an environment that will bring in visitors and media from all over the world. And behind that mission are two women born and raised in Hilo.

Hawai‘i breaks barriers and is excited to share its heart and talent in fashion, design, and creativity with the world. VIP and General Admission 3-day All Access tickets are on sale now at