2021 Key Dates

2021 Key Dates

Every new year brings new hopes and expectations, and while the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged last year’s sports calendar, there is optimism that this year will see the return at least some of the big events that we missed in 2021. Of course, the pandemic continues to be a major concern, and sadly many of our local collegiate and high school sports seasons have been canceled. So, with our fingers crossed, here is a list of major sports events that are still scheduled to take place this year:

Jan. 14-17 – SONY OPEN IN HAWAII

Jan. 31 – HULA BOWL

Feb. 3 – COLLEGE FOOTBALL SIGNING DAY

Feb. 7 – SUPER BOWL LV

Feb. 8-15 – (VIRTUAL) GREAT ALOHA RUN

Feb. 14 – DAYTONA 500

Feb. 27 – MLB SPRING TRAINING BEGINS

March 9-13 – BIG WEST BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT (MEN AND WOMEN)

March 14 – NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT SELECTION SUNDAY (MEN)

March 28 – WRESTLEMANIA 37

April – MLB OPENING DAY

April 8-11 – MASTERS TOURNAMENT

April 14 – NCAA BASKETBALL FINAL FOUR (MEN)

April 29-May 1 – NFL DRAFT

May 1 – KENTUCKY DERBY

May 15 – PREAKNESS STAKES

May 20-23 – PGA CHAMPIONSHIP

May 22 – NBA PLAYOFFS BEGIN

May 30 – INDY 500

June 5 – BELMONT STAKES

June 17-20 – U.S. OPEN (PGA)

June 28-July 11 – WIMBLEDON

July 13 – MLB ALL-STAR GAME

July 15-18 – THE OPEN (PGA)

July 23-Aug. 8 – TOKYO SUMMER OLYMPICS

Aug. 28 – UH FOOTBALL SEASON OPENER (@UCLA)

Aug. 30-Sept. 12 – U.S. OPEN (TENNIS)

Sept. 24-26 – RYDER CUP (GOLF)

Dec. 12 – HONOLULU MARATHON

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