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NEXT: June 17th, 2023
Growing Since 2015
[[ despite Covid-19 ]]
THE ANNUAL SAILOR JERRY FESTIVAL:
Honoring Norman Keith Collins
a.k.a. SAILOR JERRY
Featuring Sailor Jerry influenced art,
live music, DJ's, burlesque, comedy,
tattoo specials, a fashion show,
a pinup pageant, local area tours,
drink specials, good times, and more!
The music tends to be a mix of genres:
rock, reggae, punk, island, acoustic,
metal, pop, folk, hardcore, etc. etc.
There's a little something for everyone!
"Wanna give a huge shout out to Jason Miller (and crew) ! He always does such a great job with anything he does, but he continuously knocks it out
of the park for the Sailor Jerry Festival ! Thanks for honoring my Grandpa’s legacy this way bro! 🤘" --- C.H. / Facebook, 6/16/2019 [NKC's grandson]
PAST HEADLINERS & VISITING GUESTS
T.S.O.L. | The Aggrolites | Youth Brigade | Nekromantix
Jakob Nowell | Larry & His Flask | Go Jimmy Go | The Grim
The Lillingtons | The Cryptics | Rundown Kreeps
Mythological Horses | The Elevations
plus bands from Kauai, Maui, and the Big island and tons of great local bands, comics,
dancers, tattoo artists, and more... from right here on Oahu!
Use the Artists & Entertainers tab for more information.
Enter the next 'Miss Sailor Jerry Festival' competition!
Date: June 17th, 2023
KEEP SCROLLING FOR VARIOUS BLOG ENTRIES
Regrettably we will not be hosting the full-scale event in 2022, but we do have a friend coming to town for a single-venue intimate evening of entertainment. Featuring Jakob Nowell, son of Bradley Nowell (SUBLIME) and 4 local bands. [6/7/2022]
Aloha! So if you follow us on instagram, you'll see that we're aiming for next year to have the full event. This year we will once again just have some online activities. New shirt designs coming soon, and the annual art show will happen again! Possibly mid-summer, maybe a little later. getting a late start on putting the word out, but you can help! please share this graphic with your favorite tattoo artist! For now, Stay safe and thank you for all the support! [4/23/2022]
The 2022 Art Show Gallery is now online!
NEW SHIRTS DESIGNS OUT NOW!
Aloha friends. So we are working on creating an art gallery. Something that will feature talented artists from the State of Hawaii as well as many from around the world. It is unlikely to be finished in time for this June however.
Our plan is to post some photos from past events on June 12th and sprinkle in a few brand-new items as well. Keep an eye on our social media pages for more on that. Stay safe and thank you for all the support! [6/1/2021]
New to the website!
Features samples of past art shows too.
With Covid-19 requiring the whole planet to pivot, we ended up learning how and having just a safe livestream event in 2020. Below is the schedule and an embedded video (backup link here) to a recording that we posted after the fact. It's not the same as the real deal but we felt it was far better than nothing, so give it a look and enjoy the 6 hours we managed to pull off. Unless the DJ portion continues to get flagged for copyright claims.
(When that happens we try to go in and mute that section, but it affects availability so let us know if it stops working?)
Endorsed by the Collins family and quality tattoo artists worldwide.
Visit all of the tabs for a lot more information about the event
and then come have a good time... and bring a friend!
This is a family-friendly event, with several spots open to all ages, but...
some of the participating venues require guests to be 18+ or 21+
Upcoming Calendar and Information:
Stay tuned for announcements via our facebook page: HERE
We also post images to an instagram feed @sailorjerryfestival
You can get official festival merchandise at the event, or HERE