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2013 OAHU SCHEDULE OF
MAJOR PARADES AND STREET ACTIVITIES

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MARCH 2013

 March 1, 2013 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

  March 2, 2013 Saturday
6:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends

HALEIWA TRIATHLON sponsored by North Shore Triathlon. The event is expected to have 200 triathletes.  Swim will be offshore of Halewia Beach Park. Bike race will start at Haleiwa Beach Park transition area, to Kamehameha Hwy., to Joseph Leong by pass road, to Weed Junction, to Kamehameha Hwy., to loop around 2 more times on same course, end at Haleiwa Beach Park transition area. Run will start at transition area, to Police beach along coast, to Eco Camp, to turnaround, to end at Haleiwa Beach Park. Contact: Chris Gardner 372-8885  Email: northshoretriathlon@gmail.com
March 2, 2013 Saturday
12noon Starts
3:00PM Ends
MARCH IN MARCH IN HALEIWA sponsored by the Hui O He'e Nalu/Hawaii GMO Justice.  The march is expected to have 800 marchers.  The event will start at 7-11 Parking Lot in Haleiwa Town, 66-632 Kam Hwy., to end at Haleiwa Beach Park.  Contact:  Mahina Chillingworth 368-7749 or Dustin Barca 652-9553, E-mail:  mahina@dahui.com or hawaiigmojustice@yahoo.com

March 3, 2013 Sunday
6:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends

BOCA CASTLE TO HANAUMA TIME TRIAL BIKE RACE sponsored by Boca Hawaii/USA Cycling/Jaco Van Delden. The event is expected to have 100 cyclists.  It will start at Maunawili Elem. School, to Kalanianole Hwy., west bound, past Waimanalo, past Makapuu, past Sandy Beach, finish at Entrance to Hanauma Bay Contact: Raul Torres 737-8985  For more info visit their website: http://www.bocahawaii.com/

March 3, 2013 Sunday
12noon Starts
3:00PM Ends

HONOLULU RAINBOW EKIDEN RELAY sponsored by Honolulu Festival/JTB Hawaii. The event is expected to have 500 runners.  The event will start at Ft. DeRussy at Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., to end at the Kapiolani Park.  Contact:  Glenn Kosuge 921-1795, E-mail:  gkosuge@jtb-hawaii.com 

March 3, 2013 Sunday
4:30PM Starts
7:30PM Ends

HONOLULU FESTIVALS PARADE sponsored by JTB Hawaii/Honolulu Festival Organizing Committee.  The event is expected to have 1,000 marchers, 20 vehicles & 3 bands.  It will start at Kalakaua Ave. at Saratoga Rd., kkhd on Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., to end at Waikiki Shell Parking Lot, Queen Kapiolani Park. Contact:  Glenn Kosuge 921-1795, Fax:  926-9247, E-mail: gkosuge@honfest.com For more info, visit their website:  http://www.honolulufestival.com/  

March 3, 2013 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends

HAWAII PACIFIC HEALTH WOMEN'S 10K RUN sponsored by Straub/Kapiolani Clinic & Hospital. The event is expected to have 2,200 runners.  The event will start at Kapiolani Park Band Stand at Kalakaua Ave., to Diamond Head Rd., to Kahala Ave.,  to Paikau St., to Diamond Head Rd., to 22nd Ave., to Kilauea Ave.,  to Elepaio St., to Kahala Ave., to Diamond Head Rd., to Kalakaua Ave.,  to end at the Honolulu Marathon finish line.  Contact:  KC Carlberg 946-0346, E-mail:  TryFitness@hawaii.rr.com

March 9, 2013 Saturday
2:00PM Starts
9:00PM Ends

EAT THE STREET BLOCK PARTY sponsored by Askew Industries/Mililani Town Association. The event is expected to have 7,000+ participants.  The event will close LEHIWA ST., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Meheula Pkwy. to Hoalia St. Contact:  Josephine Askew 368-3746 or Mei Linn Park 440-2624, Fax:  632-3474, E-mail:  mpark@mililanitown.org

March 10, 2013 Sunday
6:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends

HAPALUA HONOLULU MARATHON HALF MARATHON sponsored by Honolulu Marathon Association. The event is expected to have 3,000+ runners.  It will start on Kalakaua Ave., near Dukes Statue, head Ewa on Kalakaua Ave., (Kalakaua Ave., from Kaiulani to Kapahulu will be closed from 3am-8am, from Ala Moana Blvd to Kaiulani Ave will be closed from 445am-630am)., to Ala Moana Blvd., to Nimitz Hwy., (closed makai lanes from Kalakaua Ave to Ala Moana Blvd/Nimitz Hwy., Ewa bound traffic will be diverted to South St., kkhd bound traffic will make a U turn at Nimitz Hwy/Smith St., detour to River and N. King Sts.), to Smith St., (closed kkhd lane from Nimitz Hwy to King St., makai bound traffic is open)., to King St., (closed 2-makai lanes from Smith to Puncbowl Sts), to Punchbowl St., (closed 2-Ewa lanes from King to Pohukaina Sts., closed all lanes from Pohukaina St to Ala Moana Blvd., makai bound traffic will be diverted onto Pohukaina St)., to Ala Moana Blvd., makai 2-lanes from Punchbowl to Kalakaua Ave. (runners will cross over from Punchbowl St to Ala Moana Blvd), to Kalakaua Ave., (closed 2-makai lanes from Ala Moana Blvd to Monsarrat Ave)., to Monsarrat Ave./Diamond Head Rd, (closed makai/right lane from Kalakaua to Diamond Hd Rd going around Diamond Crater to Kalakaua Ave/Poni Moi St)., to Kalakaua Ave., (closed mauka lane), to end at Honolulu Marathon finish/Kapiolani Bandstand.  Contra-flow lanes:  1) Uluniu Ave., from Koa to Kalakaua Aves at Hyatt Regency Hotel.  2) Lilioukalani Ave., from Koa to Pacific Beach Hotel driveway.  3) Ohua Ave., from Kuhio Ave to driveway of Waikiki Beach Marriott.  4) Paokalani Ave., from Lemon Rd to driveway of Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel.  5) Nimitz Hwy/Ala Moana Blvd., makai lane, from Smith St to Forrest Ave/Pier 2.  Contact:  Honolulu Marathon Assn. 734-7200 Fax: 732-7057  Hotline:  699-0019, For more info, visit their website:  http://www.thehapalua.com 
March 16, 2013 Saturday
6:00PM Starts
11:00PM 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 Lana Ln.  Lane closures start at 12noon for set up.  Contact:  Josephine Askew 780-9288, Fax:  748-3032, E-mail:  streetgrindz@gmail.com  For more info, visit their website: http://www.streetgrindz.com

March 17, 2013 Sunday
12noon Starts
2:00PM Ends

ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE sponsored by Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick of Hawaii.  The event is expected to have 800 marchers, 50 vehicles, 2 floats & 5 bands.  It will start at Saratoga Rd./Kalakaua Ave., to Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave.,  to end at Queen Kapiolani Park.  Contact:  Charles Wall 372-2191  Email: irishladhi@mac.com  For more info, visit their website:  http://www.irishclubhawaii.com/  

March 17, 2013 Sunday
4:00PM Starts
10:00PM Ends

MURPHY'S ST. PATRICK'S DAY BLOCK PARTY sponsored by Murphy's Bar & Grill. The event is expected to have 1,000+ participants.  The event will close 1) NUUANU AVE., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from King St. to Nimitz Hwy. 2) MERCHANT ST., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Nuuanu Ave. to Bethel St. 3) MARIN LN., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Smith St. to Nuuanu Ave.  Lane closures starts at 11am for setup. Contact Don Murphy 531-0422, 754-1502 Fax: 533-4943

March 23, 2013 Saturday
10:00AM Starts
11:30AM Ends

PRINCE KUHIO COMMEMORATION PARADE sponsored by Association of Hawaiian Civic Clubs.  The event is expected to have 800 marchers, 35 vehicles, 2 floats, & 2 bands.  It will start at Kalakaua Ave. at Saratoga Rd., kkhd on Kalakaua Ave., to end at Waikiki Shell parking lot, Queen Kapiolani Park. Contact:  Leimomi Khan 372-0630, E-mail:  mkhan@hawaiiantel.net    

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: Wednesday, March 27, 2013