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2012 OAHU SCHEDULE OF
MAJOR PARADES AND STREET ACTIVITIES

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DECEMBER 2012
December 1, 2012 Saturday
9:00AM Starts
10:30AM Ends
MILILANI CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Mililani Shopping Center & Town Center of Mililani.  The event is expected to have 1,500 marchers, 30 vehicles, 10 floats, 2 bands.  It will start at Mililani High School Stadium at Kipapa Dr., past Mililani Shopping Center, onto Moenamanu St., onto Kuahelani Ave., onto Meheula Pkwy., onto Lanikuhana Ave., to finish at Town Center of Mililani between Ruby Tuesday and Assagios.  Contact:  Marisa Masuda 722-6467, E-mail:  marisa@pcfvirtual.com
December 1, 2012 Saturday
9:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends
KANEOHE CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Kaneohe Christmas Parade Committee.The event is expected to have 1,800 marchers, 25 vehicles, 16 floats, & 8 bands.  It will start at Windward Mall at Haiku Rd., to Kamehameha Hwy., to Kaneohe Bay Dr., to end at Castle High School. Contact:  Anna Kuulei Richardson Olsen 348-2749 or 262-3323, E-mail:  kuuleir@aol.com
December 1, 2012 Saturday
6:00PM Starts
11:00PM Ends
MAYOR'S ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY/PARADE sponsored by the City and County of Honolulu. The event is expected to have 2,000 marchers, 40 vehicles, 15 floats and 15 bands.  It will start at Aala Park to King St., kokohead on King St., to end in closed off portion of King St., between Punchbowl & South Sts. Parade Event Contact: MOCA 768-6622 or Eddie Oi, Department of Customer Services 768-3499  Email: eoi@honolulu.gov
December 2, 2012 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends
SAMS MEMORIAL 5K RUN sponsored by sponsored by RRCA/Mid Pacific Roadrunners Club. They expect to have 200 runners.  It will start on Monsarrat Ave. near Waikiki Shell, to Paki Ave., to Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., to Paki Ave., to Kalakaua Ave., end at Honolulu Marathon finish/Kapiolani Bandstand.  Contact: John Simonds 373-3609, Email:simondsj001@hawaii.rr.com  For more info, visit their website: http://www.mprrc.com/
December 2, 2012 Sunday
11:00AM Starts
12:30PM Ends
STREET BIKERS UNITED-TOYS FOR TOTS CARAVAN sponsored by Street Bikers United Hawaii. The event is expected to have 6,000 motorcycles.  It will start at Magic Island, to Ala Moana Blvd., to Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., to Diamond Hd. Rd. to end at Kapiolani Community College-DH campus.  Contact:  Ray Pagan 282-6419  E-mail:  onerican@hawaii.rr.com
December 2, 2012 Sunday 2:00PM Starts 
6:00PM Ends
PEARL CITY SHOPPING CENTER CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Pearl City Shopping Center. The event is expected to have 2,000 marchers, 30 vehicles, & 10 floats.  It will start at Momilani Elementary School, to Hookiekie St., to Hoomoana St., to Hoolaulea St., to end at Pearl City Shopping Center.  Contact:  George Cochard  593-1533,  Fax: 593-0569 E-mail:  gcochard@rolfadvertising.com
December 3, 2012 Monday to January 3, 2013 Thursday
various times, 
7 days a week
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SEASON PARKING BAN by the City and County of Honolulu. No Parking Tow Away Zones: 
Honolulu area
- 6 am to 10:30 pm, 1)Kapiolani Boulevard, makai side, South St. to Atkinson Dr., 2)Keeaumoku Street, both sides, Liona St. to Makaloa St., Pearl City area - 9 am to 9 pm, 1)Puu Kula Street, inner curb, # 808 to 926 Puu Kula Dr., 2)Hoolaulea Street, makai side, Waimano Home Rd., to Hoomalu St.,  Contact:  DTS Street Usage 768-8390
December 5, 2012 Wednesday
6:00PM Starts
10:00PM Ends
MURPHY'S RONALD McDONALD GIFT WRAP ON MERCHANT ST sponsored by Murphy's Bar & Grill. The event is expected to have 300+ participants.  The event will close MERCHANT ST., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Nuuanu Ave. to Bethel St.  Contact Don Murphy 531-0422, Fax: 533-4943, E-mail:  don@murphyshawaii.com
December 6, 2012 Thursday 6:00PM Starts 
8:00PM Ends
KAIMUKI CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Kaimuki Business & Professional Association.  The event is expected to have 1,500 marchers & 40 vehicles.  It will start at St. Louis HS/Chaminade University grounds, to Waialae Ave., to Koko Head Ave., to end at Municipal Parking Lot.  Parade will be on makai half of Waialae Ave., mauka half to be contraflowed from 3rd Ave to Koko Head Ave. Contact: Daniel Yokoo  739-5272  Email: kbpa.hawaii@gmail.com
December 7, 2012 Friday
6:00PM Starts
8:30PM Ends
PEARL HARBOR MEMORIAL ANNIVERSARY PARADE sponsored by Pearl Harbor Memorial Committee. The event is expected to have 2,000 marchers, 40 vehicles, 8 floats, 10 bands.  It will start at Ft. DeRussy, to Kalakaua Ave., to end at Kapiolani Park.  Contact: Moa Mahe 626-8590 Email: info@pearlharborparade.org For more info, check out their website: www.pearlharborparade.org
December 7, 2012 Friday
6:30PM Starts
8:30PM Ends
WAHIAWA TOWN XMAS PARADE sponsored by Wahiawa Community & Buisness Association. The event is expected to have 300 marchers, 10 vehicles, & 2 floats.  It will start at Kaala Elementary School, to California Ave., to North Cane St., end at Center St., Contact: Elizabeth Smithe  621-7097 Email: erslibby@msn.com
December 7, 2012 Friday
7:30PM Starts
1:00AM Ends
FIRST FRIDAY STREET FESTIVAL sponsored by Arts District Merchant Association. The event is expected to have 1,000+ participants.  The event will close HOTEL ST., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Smith St to Nuuanu Ave.   Contact:  Eric Walden 271-3094,  For more info, visit their website:  http//www.artsdistricthonolulu.com

December 8, 2012 Saturday 8:30AM Starts 
12:00Noon Ends

AIEA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Aiea Community Association. The event is expected to have 200 marchers, 10 vehicles, & 2 bands.  It will start at Pearlridge Elem School Parking lot , to Moanalua Rd., to Kaamilo St., to Ulune St., to Halewiliko St., to end at Aiea Sugar Mill Site.  Contact:  Claire J. Tamamoto 429-1282, Fax:  946-8347 Email: clairet@hawaii.rr.com

December 8, 2012 Saturday 9:00AM Starts 
11:00AM Ends 

WAIMANALO CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Waimanalo Construction Coalition. The event is expected to have 120 marchers, 4 vehicles, 4 floats & 2 bands.  It will start at Waimanalo District Park, to Hihimanu St., to Kumuhau St., to Humuniki St., to Kalanianaole Hwy., end at Waimanalo Beach Park. Contact:  Andrew Jamila, Jr. 690-2443 E-mail: ajamila@hawaiiantel.net 
December 8, 2012 Saturday 10:00AM Starts 
11:30AM Ends
GENTRY WAIPIO COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Gentry Waipio Community Association. The event is expected to have 800 marchers, 13 vehicles, & 1 band.  It will start at Gentry Waipio SC, to Waipio Uka St., Ukee St., to Ka Uka Blvd., to Waipio Uka St., to end at Gentry Waipio SC.  Contact:  Sheryl Kaseli 671-2272  Fax: 671-0996 Email: gwca@hawaiiantel.net
December 8, 2012 Saturday 2:00PM Starts 
4:00PM Ends
WAIPAHU CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Leeward Oahu Lions Club. The event is expected to have 10 vehicles.  It will start at Waipahu District Park at Paiwa St., to Farrington Hwy., to Pupukahi St., to Waipahu St., to Leoku St., to end at Leolua St. behind Waipahu Town Center.  Contact:  Virginia Padayhag 621-7216, E-mail:  vpadayhag@pixi.com
December 8, 2012 Saturday 2:00PM Starts 
9:00PM Ends
KAKAAKO HOLIDAY HOOLAULEA sponsored by Hawaii Community Development Authority. The event is expected to have 1,000+ participants.  The event will close ILALO ST., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Cooke to Ohe Sts.  Contact:  Loretta Ho 594-0309, Fax:  594-0299, E-mail:  Loretta@hcdaweb.org 
December 8, 2012 Saturday 5:00PM Starts 
7:00PM Ends
MANOA COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by East Manoa Lions Club. The event is expected to have 800 marchers, 15 vehicles, 2 floats, & 4 bands.  It will start at Noelani School., to Woodlawn Dr, to Kolowalu St., to East Manoa Rd., to Lowrey Ave., to Manoa Rd., to Manoa Park finish.  Contact: Garrett Ogawa 271-1431 or 988-3819 
December 8, 2012 Saturday 6:00PM Starts 
8:00PM Ends
WEST OAHU HOLIDAY ELECTRIC LIGHT PARADE sponsored by Kapolei City Lights fka West Oahu Holiday Electric Light Parade. The event is expected to have 25 vehicles, 3 floats & 4 bands. It will start at Kapolei Fairgrounds at Kealanani Ave., to Farrington Hwy., to Kamokila Blvd., left into Uluohia St. and finish at Kapolei Hale. Contact:  Kaleve Iosefa 768-6622, Fax:  768-4215, E-mail:  kiosefa@honolulu.gov
December 9, 2012 Sunday
5:00AM Starts
1:00PM Ends
HONOLULU MARATHON sponsored by Honolulu Marathon Association. They expect to have 35,000+ runners.  It will start on Ala Moana Blvd., near Queen St., to Ala Moana Blvd., ewa bound, to Nuuanu Ave., to King St., to Kapiolani Blvd., to Piikoi St., to Ala Moana Blvd., to Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., to Paki Ave., to Diamond Hd. Rd., to 18th Ave., to Kilauea Ave., to Waialae Ave., to Kalanianaole Hwy., to Hawaii Kai Dr., to Keahole St. to Kalanianaole Hwy., to Kealaolu Ave., to Kahala Ave., to Diamond Head Rd., to Kalakaua Ave., end at Honolulu Marathon finish/Kapiolani Bandstand. Roadways closed: 1)H1 Freeway closed at Waialae Ave. off ramp to Aina Koa Ave., 2)Kalanianaole Hwy., makai half closed for runners, between Aina Koa Ave. & Kawaihae St., mauka half converted to contra flow, 3)Kalanianaole Hwy., all lanes closed, between Kawaihao St. to Keahole St., Contact:  Honolulu Marathon Assn. 734-7200 Fax: 732-7057  For more info, visit their website:  http://www.honolulumarathon.org/   
December 12, 2012 Wednesday
6:00PM Starts
7:00PM Ends
CHANNUKAH CARAVAN sponsored by Chabad of Hawaii. The event is expected to have 30+ vehicles.  It will start Kaimuki High School Parking Lot, to Kapiolani Blvd., to South/Alapai Sts., to S. Beretania St., to Bishop St., to Ala Moana Blvd., to Ala Moana Blvd., to Kalakaua Ave., to Kapahulu Ave., to Kuhio Ave., to Kuamoo St., to Ala Wai Blvd., to Niu St., to Kalakaua Ave., to end at King Kalakaua Park, some vehicles to park on Kalakaua Ave and others to leave.  Participant vehicles will follow all traffic rules and regulations.  Contact:  Menachem Mendel Edelman 347-598-1936, E-mail:  mendye14@gmail.com  For further info check their website:  www.chabadhawaii.com
December 13, 2012 Thursday
6:30PM Starts
8:00PM Ends
KAPAHULU MOILIILI CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Kapahulu-Moiliili Lions Club. The event is expected to have 250 marchers & 5-8 vehicles.  It will start at Kuhio Elementary School, to King St., to Beretania St., to Isenberg St., end at Old Stadium Park.  Contact: Glen Takamori 479-7139 Fax:  532-0110 Email: glen@mutualunderwriters.com
December 14, 2012 Friday
6:00PM Starts
8:00PM Ends
HALEIWA CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by North Shore Community Chamber of Commerce/Haleiwa Main Street. The event is expected to have 500 marchers, 45 vehicles, 4 floats & 4 bands.  It will start at Weed Circle, to Kamehameha Hwy., thru Haleiwa Town, to end at Haleiwa Beach Park.  Contact: Antya Miller  637-4558 Fax:  637-4556 Email: info@GoNorthShore.org Website: http://www.GoNorthShore.org

December 15, 2012 Saturday
10:00AM Starts
12noon Ends

WAIANAE COAST CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Waianae Coast Rotary Club. The event is expected to have 1,000 marchers, 30 vehicles, 30 floats, 5 bands & 3 horse groups.  It will start at Waianae Boat Harbor, to Farrington Hwy., to end at Waianae Mall. Contact: Anson O. Rego 696-7061 Fax: 696-7765  Email: regoa@hawaii.rr.com
December 15, 2012 Saturday
10:00AM Starts
12noon Ends
EWA BEACH LIONS CLUB CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Ewa Beach Lions Club.  The event is expected to have 1,200 marchers, 80 vehicles, 12 floats & 2 bands.  It will start at Ilima Intermediate School Parking Lot, to Ft. Weaver Rd., to Kuhina St., to Hanakahi St., to North Rd., to Ft. Weaver Rd., to end at Ilima Intermediate School Parking Lot.  Contact:  Sam Fisk 685-3693, Fax:  685-1444 E-mail:  samfisk63@gmail.com
December 15, 2012 Saturday
7:00PM Starts
12midnight Ends
HONOLULU NIGHT MARKET BLOCK PARTY sponsored by Street Grindz, LLC. The event expected to have 1,000+ participants.  The event will close Auahi St., all lanes from Keawe to Coral Sts. Contact:  Josephine Askew 780-9288, Fax:  748-3032, E-mail:  streetgrindz@gmail.com  For more info, visit their website: http://www.streetgrindz.com
December 16, 2012 Sunday
2:00PM Starts
3:30PM Ends
MOANALUA VALLEY CHRISTMAS CARAVAN sponsored by Moanalua Valley Community Association. The event is expected to have 6 vehicles.  It will start at 1828 Ala Aolani St., Westbound to entrance of Moanalua Valley near the Golf Course and return to 1828 Ala Aolani St.  Contact:  Karen Scharfenstein 768-5067, E-mail:  pink_2_k@yahoo.com
December 16, 2012 Sunday
2:30PM Starts
3:30PM Ends
OLOMANA  CHRISTMAS PARADE sponsored by Olomana Community Association. The event is expected to have 30+ marchers, 10 vehicles & 7 floats.  It will start at Maunawili Elementary School, to Ulupii St., to Ulupuni St., to Uluohao St.,  to Uluhala St., to Ulupuni St., to Ulukou St., end at Maunawili Elem School.  Contact:  Leslie Kobayashi  541-1331, Fax:  541-1386, E-mail:  leslie_kobayashi@hid.uscourts.gov
December 21, 2012 Friday
6:00PM Starts
10:00PM Ends

I LOVE CHINATOWN STREET FEST #1 sponsored by Hanks Cafe Honolulu. The event is expected to have 1,500 participants.  Traffic will be diverted starting 6 pm for event. The event will close: 1)NUUANU AVENUE, all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Pauahi St. to King St., 2)HOTEL STREET, all traffic lanes, from Bethel St. to Smith St. Contact: James Tenant 526-1410, E-mail:  james.tennant@hotmail.com

The above is based on the most current information available, last updated on date shown below .   TST Division, Department of Transportation Services  Phone: 808-768-8387 Fax: 808-768-4446 Email:  mkikuchi@honolulu.gov

Last Reviewed: Tuesday, October 15, 2013