Hawi, Big Island, Hawaii: Cigar Store Alien (Gone)A foam rubber alien -- reportedly an abandoned prop from a Hollywood movie -- now greets visitors to a Hawaiian cigar store.
- Downtown. On the north side of Akoni Pule Hwy, only about a hundred feet west of its intersection with Hwy 250/Hawi Rd.
- Sept 2013: Alien reported sold.
Visitor Tips and News About Cigar Store Alien
The alien has been sold. But, come by to see a statue of Castro flipping the bird.[Justin Winokur, 06/30/2012]
This cigar shop in the Kohala District of the Big Island of Hawaii features a foam rubber alien which greets visitors to the town of Hawi. When asked about the origins of the alien, the shop's proprietor said that it was a prop in a Hollywood movie production.[Shepherd Johnson, 06/05/2012]
The shop also displays a wooden cigar store Fidel Castro.