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2012 OAHU SCHEDULE OF
MAJOR PARADES AND STREET ACTIVITIES

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JANUARY 2012
January 1, 2012 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends
BOSETTI 10K RUN sponsored by the Mid-Pacific Road Runners Club. The run is expected to have 100 runners.  It will start Kealahou St. near Sandy Beach, to Hawaii Kai Dr., to Lunalilo Home Rd., turnaround on Kolokolo St., to Lunalilo Home Rd., to Hawaii Kai Dr., to end at Kealahou St.  Contact:  John Simmonds 373-3609/383-7984, E-mail:  simondsj001@hawaii.rr.com
January 1, 2012 Sunday
8:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends
NEW YEAR CELEBRATION-LANIKAI WOES DAY RUN/PARADE sponsored by the Lanikai Community Association.  The run is expected to have 25 runners.  Parade will consist of 50 marchers, 5 vehicles and 10 floats.  The event will start at Aalapapa Drive to Mokulua Drive and return to Aalapapa Drive.  Contact:  Dana Edmunds 295-3856, Fax: 261-0177, E-mail:  dana@danafoto.com
January 8, 2012 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
10:00AM Ends
BOB & RON'S 5K RUN sponsored by the Mid-Pacific Road Runners Club. The run is expected to have 200 runners.  It will start at Monsarrat Ave., to makai jog path of Paki Ave., to Poni Moi path, to Kalakaua Ave. path (2 loops) and finish at Hon. Marathon finish line on Kalakaua Ave.  Contact:  John Simonds 373-3609 E-mail:  simondsj001@hawaii.rr.com
January 13, 2012 Friday
6:00PM Starts
11:00PM Ends
CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION, LION DANCES sponsored by the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii. The event is expected to have 5,000 + participants. Traffic will be diverted starting 5:30 pm. There will be lion dance groups visiting various businesses in area bounded by River St., on west side, Beretania St., on north side, Bethel St., on east side, & Nimitz Hwy. on south side. Contact:  , Fax:
January 14-15, 2012 Saturday-Sunday
6:00AM Starts
6:00PM Ends
HURT TRAIL 100 sponsored by HURT. The event is expected to have 80 participants.  It will start at Hawaii Nature Center via trail to Paradise Park in Manoa, via trail to Jackass Ginger, back to Hawaii Nature Center, loop endurance course, end at start/finish area.  Two road crossings per 20 mile loop:  1.  Nahuina/Tantalus Dr.  2.  Moleka Trail/Manoa Cliffs Trail.  Contact: PJ Salmonson 235-0577 Fax: 585-0166 
January 14, 2012 Saturday
9:00AM Starts
11:00PM Ends

NIGHT IN CHINATOWN STREET FESTIVAL sponsored by the Chinatown Merchants Association. The event is expected to have 15,000 + participants. Traffic will be diverted starting 5:30 am for setup. The event will close all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas: 1) MAUNAKEA ST., Beretania St to King St., 2) PAUAHI ST., River St to Nuuanu Ave., 3) HOTEL ST, Richards St. to River St., 4) SMITH ST, Pauahi St. to Beretania St.  Contact: Gifford Chang 951-0350, Fax:  951-0352, E-mail:  giffordchang@yahoo.com  For more info, visit their website: www.chinatownhi.com   

January 14, 2012 Saturday
4:00PM Starts
6:00PM Ends
NIGHT IN CHINATOWN PARADE sponsored by the Chinatown Merchants Association. Parade will consist of 200 marchers, 20 vehicles & 2 bands. It will start at Richards St./Hotel St., to Hotel St., ewa bound to end at Smith St.  Contact: Gifford Chang 951-0350, Fax:  951-0352.  E-mail:  giffordchang@yahoo.com  For more info, visit their website: www.chinatownhi.com 
January 16, 2012 Monday
9:00AM Starts
12noon Ends
DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY PARADE sponsored by Martin Luther King Coalition. The event is expected to have 2,000 marchers, 100 vehicles, 20 floats, 6 bands.  It will start at Ala Moana Park, to Ala Moana Blvd., to Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., end at Waikiki Shell Parking Lot in Queen Kapiolani Park.  Contact: Patricia Anthony 384-4038 Fax: 672-4129  
January 22, 2012 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
8:30AM Ends

HAROLD CHAPSON MEMORIAL 8K RUN sponsored by Mid-Pacific Road Runners Club.  The event is expected to have 200 runners. It will start at Kapiolani Park Bandstand at Monsarrat Ave., to Kalakaua Ave., to Diamond Hd Rd., to Kahala Ave., to Paikau St., counterclockwise around Triangle Park, to Diamond Hd Rd., to Kalakaua Ave., to finish at Hon. Marathon Finish Line. Contact John Simonds 373-3609, E-mail:  simondsj001@hawaii.rr.com  

January 28, 2012 Saturday
8:00AM Starts
9:30AM Ends
NEWMAN CENTER FUN RUN/WALK sponsored by the Newman Center.  The event is expected to have 200 runners.  The event will start at St. Francis School grounds, to Pamoa Rd., to Alaula Way., to Woodlawn Dr., to Kahaloa Dr., to U turn at Manoa Valley Field, to Kahaloa Dr., to Woodlawn Dr., to Alaula Way, to Pamoa Rd., end at Newman Center on UH campusContact:  Vincent Costello 988-2379, Fax:  988-1752, E-mail:  zawalo@aol.com
January 28, 2012 Saturday
6:30PM Starts
11:30PM Ends
PRO BOWL BLOCK PARTY sponsored by City & County of Honolulu /WIA/NFL. The event is expected to have 5,000+ participants. The event will close Kalakaua Avenue all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Lewers St to Kealohilani Ave.  One mauka lane on Kalakaua Ave. will be closed from 8 am for booth setup.  Traffic will be diverted at Lewers St. starting 4 pm for event. Contact: Rick Schneider 734-6900, Email: rick@eventsint.com
January 29, 2012 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
12 Noon Ends
MURPHY'S PRO BOWL BLOCK PARTY sponsored by Murphy's Bar & Grill. The event is expected to have 300+ participants.  The event will close MERCHANT ST., from Nuuanu Ave. to Bethel St.  Contact:  Don Murphy 531-0422, Fax:  533-4943, E-mail:  murphysbarandgrill@hawaii.rr.com

The above is based on the most current information available, last updated on date shown below .   TST Division, Department of Transportation Services  Phone: 808-768-8390  Fax: 808-768-4446  Email:  mkikuchi@honolulu.gov
Last Reviewed: Monday, October 14, 2013