The Young at Heart Expo
Blaisdell Exhibition Hall
September 20-22, 2019
Event is free!
HONOLULU – Sponsored by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, the new Young at Heart Expo is
preparing to welcome thousands of island residents aged 50+ Friday through Sunday,
September 20, 21 and 22 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall (777 Ward
Avenue). Showcasing the very best from Hawai‘i and beyond, organizations will have the
opportunity to promote the latest in health, financial and lifestyle products & services.
“Powered by our Star Events division, I am excited that the new Young at Heart Expo will
feature notable brands and specialty providers from across the islands,” said Dennis Francis,
President and Publisher of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. “Attendees will enjoy free product
samples and live demonstrations while learning more about healthy living, money matters and
leisure in your later years.”
“The three-day event will feature more than 300 booths for businesses and organizations
catering to this lucrative market where most of our economy’s discretionary spending is
concentrated. Exhibitors will also interact with attendees through a broad range of seminars and
qualified speakers. In addition, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser is unveiling a custom program
publication and website making it even easier for attendees to locate and follow up with
exhibitors while staying informed on the many activities taking place each day.” said Dave
Kennedy, Chief Revenue Officer for the Honolulu Star-Advertiser and Oahu Publications, Inc.
“We are excited to feature living legend Danny Kaleikini as our Expo Ambassador. Attendees,
their close family and friends will be sure not to miss the learning opportunities, food and fun
taking place throughout the weekend, including chances to win great prizes,” said Gerald
Shintaku, Director of Star Events. “The Young at Heart Expo is an all-inclusive resource bringing
together the premiere products and services available for making the best years of life even
The Young at Heart Expo is open to the general public. Admission is free with ample Blaisdell
Center parking available.
To apply for an exhibitor booth, sponsorship or more information, contact Gerald Shintaku
(email@example.com) or Andrea Garcia (firstname.lastname@example.org)
at (808) 529-4377.