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.
Directions:
Downtown. On the north side of Akoni Pule Hwy, only about a hundred feet west of its intersection with Hwy 250/Hawi Rd.
Hours:
Sept 2013: Alien reported sold.
Status:
Gone

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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]
Alien and Indian. Cigar Store Alien

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.

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