At Ali'i Gardens you will find over 50 merchants offering hundreds of hand made products and fresh produce. Local art, local
jewelry, fresh Hawaiian flowers, Koa wood products line the open air market of Ali'i Gardens. Kona coffee is in great supply as it is grown and flavored just down the road from the market. If it is water activities you are looking for, you will find snorkel rentals. Stroll, shop and enjoy the Aloha in a beautiful garden setting, planted with native Hawaiian trees and located just across the road from Kona beaches. This is where many of the locals come to shop, meet with friends, take out of town visitors and enjoy the flavor of Kona and the Big Island.
Voted the best open-air marketplace on the Big Island, you will enjoy a friendly atmosphere and take advantage of great deals offered by local merchants and farmers. You can relax with some shaved ice, a cold drink or sample local foods while enjoying daily events, including Na Kapuna Hula dancing, free Ukulele and Hula lessons, Lei making, Ukulele jam sessions and several other local cultural activities. When
you are finished at the marketplace, go across the street and enjoy the beautiful Kona beaches. What a way to spend a day!