​Hawaii's Premier Family Entertainment Center | 75-5591 Palani Rd | Kailua Kona, HI 96740 | (808) 326- BOWL (2695)


Can you sing?  Over 4 weekends every spring, the Big Island's brightest stars showcase their karaoke chops on the Hawaiian Idol stage. The Hawaiian Idol winner gets $500 cash, free airfare and a seven night hotel stay to compete in a national karaoke competition.  This is our 15th year, and finalists will take the stage in front of hundreds of spectators and a Hawaiian Idol panel of Judges representing former idols and the best talent from our local Big Island music scene. 

Hawaiian Idol is open for Qualifications February 1st, 2018!  Visit the XFactor Karaoke Lounge and notify your server that you would like to qualify for Hawaiian Idol between February and April 13th.

Semi-Finals will be held on April 14th, April 21st, May 5th, 2018.

Final Show will be on May 12th, 2018.

Talent ages 8-20 will have their chance to win the title of JR. Hawaiian idol!  In Hawaii Island's largest karaoke talent contest, young people will have the opportunity to win professional mentoring, great prizes, and to perform on the Hawaiian Idol stage.  Jr Idol Auditions are April 8th, 2018 at 1pm at KBXtreme!  Follow social media for updates.


2018 Winner, Royce Desilva

2018 Jr Hawaiian Idols, Kacy Sanchez and Angel Saldana

2017 Winner, Jacob Ching

2017 Jr Hawaiian Idols, Leilani Penaloza and Tia Cantiberos-Ontiveros

2016 Winner, Samantha Davage

2016 Jr. Idol Leimakamae Freitas & Michael Hanato

2015 Winner, Victor Soma

2014 Winner, Shina Romero

2013 Winner, Alana Rilea Johnson

2012 Winner, John Tuiono

2011 Winner, Bryant Tadeo

2010 Winner, Kalani Pe’a

2009 Winner, Wim Koki

2005 Hot Summer Idol - Natasha Domingo

2005 Winner, Gerald Farm

2004 Hot Summer Idol - Enoch A’ana

2004 Winner, Erik Wahilani

2003 Winner, Siona Fruean

2005 Hurricane Katrina Benefit Concert/Contest - Andrea Silva