We specialize in gourmet macadamia nuts and 100% Hamakua coffee. In addition to what we harvest ourselves, we also buy macadamia nuts and coffee cherry from local growers big and small, and have been working hard to restore the original macadamia nut factory down Haina. Our family owned and operated farm is honored to continue the rich agricultural history of Honoka’a by turning Hawaii’s oldest mac nut factory into Hawaii’s newest mac nut factory!
Bird and Bee Hawaiʻi is a woman-owned apiary located in Honokaʻa on the Big Island. We offer education programming for new or curious beekeepers which includes: The Art of Beekeeping (a 4 part course for Beginner Beekeepers that I developed); 2 hour private tours for visitors; in-person class trips and virtual class trips. Visitors and students are given an educational, hands-on look at honey bees in their natural environment. Bird and Bee Hawaiʻi also offers new, high quality bee equipment, swarm removal services, and mentoring for beekeepers who need support at their home.
Brantley Center Incorporated is a humble 501(c)(3) non-profit Community Rehabilitation Program in Honokaʻa. We have been serving people with disabilities in the Hamakua, North and South Kohala and North Hilo districts for over fifty years.
Family owned gas station and convenience store serving Honokaa and the Big Island since 1960. Offering fuel, fresh baked goods, sandwiches, salads and the coldest drinks in town. Located on Hwy. 19 across the county arena.
For projects large or small, traditional or high design, Hāmākua Framing & Structure, Inc. brings an eye for perfection and a passion for personal service to every job. We are a local and family owned full service homebuilder and remodeling general contractor setting a standard of excellence on the Island of Hawaii.
Hāmākua Harvest is a locally based 501(c)3 non-profit with a vision of a thriving and resilient Hāmākua community where our rich agricultural heritage is honored and cultivated into a collaborative and sustainable future.
The Sunday Farmers’ Market at Hāmākua Harvest offers only locally produced goods, ono food, live music, and a free educational event weekly. It’s beautiful location and celebratory character provides a vibrant social gathering place for the whole family. SNAP/EBT welcome!
Drink a coconut, buy a t-shirt and experience the warm hospitality of Hāmākua.
HFS Federal Credit Union is the largest Hawai‘i Island credit union serving over 50,000 members sharing a common bond to the Big Island. Come talk story with our staff, you’ll quickly see why we are the credit union where caring counts.
The Union Hall in Honoka’a serves as a large local venue for private and civic events with ample parking for your members and guests. Currently the building will undergo a restoration during 2022, but call for your event now or book a future wedding or lu’au!
The Honokaʻa Heritage Center seeks to engage our community and visitors by documenting the past and present, and shaping the future to better understand and appreciate Hawaiʻi’s diverse heritage. The center offers exhibits on local history, a visitorʻs center, gift shop, archives and a research area.
Services: Black & White Copies, Fax Services, Scan & Email, Lamination, Business Cards, Invitations, Memorial Programs, Tickets, and much, much more.
We print files via email & USB drive as well. We also publish the Hamakua Times Newspaper!
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 10am-2:30pm
Closed on Weekends
We are a private, non-profit preschool serving the families of the Big Island’s Hamakua Coast, Nationally Accredited by N.E.C.P.A.
EDUCATION IS A LIFELONG PROCESS, AND WE WORK HARD TO ENSURE CARE THAT SUPPORTS A LIFETIME OF LEARNING BY PROVIDING THE MOST NURTURING BEGINNING POSSIBLE.
The Kō Education Center (KōEC), formerly called the North Hawai’i Education and Research Center, proudly provides access to quality educational opportunities and facilities for the North Hawai’i community. KōEC is located in Honoka’a 40 miles North of Hilo.
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Head over to Pa’auilo Propane, the only propane source on the Hamakua Coast open on Sundays! Providing propane, propane accessories, solar supplies, EZFreeze fridges. Pa’auilo Propane is also an interstate battery dealer.
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E Komo Mai (Weclome) to TEX DRIVE IN on the Big Island, located in beautiful Honoka’a, which once was a thriving sugar plantation on the Hamakua Coast. We’ve been serving “ono kine grindz” (local Hawaiian food), plus other popular menu items, for 43 years…
The Cardinal Herbs, Teas and Spices is our way of bringing reasonably prices herbs, teas, spices and coffee to the people of North Big Island and to tourists in the area. We also have coffee, tea and other drinks and bites of food for your enjoyment!
Founded in the year 2000, The Kohala Center is an independent, community-based center for research, conservation, and education. We turn research and traditional knowledge into action, so that communities in Hawai‘i and around the world can thrive—ecologically, economically, culturally, and socially. Our main areas of interest are energy self-reliance, food self-reliance, and ecosystem health.