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2013 OAHU SCHEDULE OF
MAJOR PARADES AND STREET ACTIVITIES

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MAY 2013
May 3, 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

May 4, 2013 Saturday
5:00PM Starts
11:00PM Ends

CINCO DE MAYO STREET FESTIVAL sponsored by Arts District Merchant Association. The event is expected to have 500+ participants.  The event will close all lanes/sidewalk areas: 1)HOTEL ST., from Smith to Bethel Sts., 2)NUUANU AVE., from Chaplain Ln. to King St. 3)SMITH ST., from Pauahi to King Sts. 4)PAUAHI ST., from Bethel to Smith St.  Contact:  Ed Korybski 398-7990, Email: ekorybski.hcad@gmail.com   For more info, visit their website:  http//www.artsdistricthonolulu.com 

May 4, 2013 Saturday
7:00PM Starts
7:45PM Ends

PROCESSION OF SANTO CRISTO sponsored by Brotherhood of The Holy Ghost of the Holy Trinity. The event is expected to have 75 participants.  It will start at Holy Ghost Church at Puowaina Dr., to Kamamalu Ave., to Madeira St., to Puowaina Dr., turn around at San Antonio Ave., and back to Holy Ghost Church.  Contact:  Evelyn Starkey 389-4615, E-mail:  estarkey@fhb.com
May 5, 2013  Sunday
7:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends
HAWAII STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM TIME TRIAL sponsored by Cambiamento d'Andaturo.  The event is expected to have 60 bikers.  It will start at the Kualoa Regional Park on Kamehameha Hwy., to the turnaround point at the traffic light at Kamehameha Hwy. and Anemoku St., and back to Kauloa Regional Park. Contact: David Lum 429-9475, Fax:  839-2094, E-mail:  rhombus01@msn.com

May 5, 2013 Sunday
5:30pm Starts
6:30PM Ends

SANTACRUZAN PROCESSION sponsored by Filipino Community Center.  The event is expected to have 60 participants.  It will start at Waipahu Plantation Village, to Waipahu St., to Mokuola St., to end at Filipino Community Center at 94-428 Mokuola St.  Course along the sidewalk area and one (1) lane only for the entire route.   Contact:  Jay Raymundo 398-6037  E-mail:   olokani@yahoo.com     
May 11, 2013 Saturday
9:00AM Starts
11:00AM End
s
FILIPINO PARADE & FIESTA sponsored by Filipino Community (FilCom) Center of Hawaii. The event is expected to have 500 marchers, 5 vehicles, 5 floats, & 5 bands.  It will start at Ft. DeRussy, to Kalakaua Ave., to Monsarrat Ave., end at Waikiki Shell Parking Lot in Queen Kapiolani Park.  Fiesta will be in Queen Kapiolani Park.  Contact:  Jay Raymundo 398-6037, E-mail:  olokani@yahoo.com  
May 12, 2013 Sunday
5:00AM Starts
1:00PM Ends
HONOLULU EKIDEN RELAY sponsored by Honolulu Ekiden Foundation. The event is expected to have 2,000+ runners.  It will start at Kapiolani Park., at Monsarrat Ave., to Paki Ave., to Diamond Hd. Rd., to 18th Ave., to Kilauea Ave., to Waialae Ave., to Kalanianaole Hwy., to Sandy Beach Park turnaround, ewa bound on Kalanianaole Hwy., to Kilauea Ave., to Makapuu Ave., to Diamond Head Rd., to end at Monsarrat Ave.  Roadways closed for runners (1-2 lanes closed): 1) H-1 Freeway closed at Waialae Ave. on-ramp to Aina Koa Ave., 2) Kalanianaole Hwy., makai half (2-lanes), from Aina Koa Ave. to Keahole St., 3) Kalanianaole Hwy., makai lane closed, from Keahole St. to Kealahou St.   Contac info:  info@hnlekiden.com  Traffic info:  traffic@hnlekiden.com or 478-7449.  For more info, visit their website:  www.hnlekiden.com or www.hnlekiden.jp
May 12, 2013 Sunday
6:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends
PEARL HARBOR BIKE PATH 10K RUN sponsored by RRCA/Mid Pacific Roadrunners Club. The event is expected to have 100 runners. It will start approx. 300 meters makai of Lehua Elem. School on Lehua St., to bike path, to Admiral's Boat House, end at Lehua Elem School.  Contact: John Simonds 373-3609, E-mail:  simondsj001@hawaii.rr.com  For more info, visit their website: http://www.mprrc.com/
May 12, 2013 Sunday
9:30AM Starts
4:00PM Ends
HELE ON KAKAAKO STREET FEST sponsored by Cycle On Hawaii. The event is expected to have 2,000+ participants.  Road closed start at 5:00AM for set-up and open at 11:00PM approcimately.  The event will close 1) Cooke St., all lanes and sidewalk areas,  from Pohukaina St. to Ala Moana Blvd., and from Ilalo to Keliikoi Sts.  2) Pohukaina St., from Cooke to Coral Sts. 3) Coral St., from Pohukaina St. to Ala Moana Blvd., and from ala Moana Blvd. to Ilalo St. 4) Auahi St., from South to Ahui Sts. 5) Keawe St., from Ilalo St. to dead end. 6) Ilalo St., from Keawe to Cooke Sts.  An optional bike ride course will be offered.  Contact: Natalie Iwasa 395-3233, E-mail: bikemom@cycleonhawaii.org

May 13, 2013 Monday
6:00PM Starts
6:30PM Ends

POLICE WEEK MEMORIAL MARCH sponsored by Honolulu Police Department. The event is expected to have 100 marchers, 6 vehicles, & 1 band.  It will start at Police HQ, to Beretania St., to end at State Capitol grounds. Three (3) makai lanes will be closed from 5:30 pm for event staging.  Contact:  Sgt. Jonathan Castro 723-3514, E-mail: jcastro1@honolulu.gov
May 18, 2013 Saturday
6:00AM Starts
1:00PM End
s
34th ANNUAL VISITOR INDUSTRY CHARITY walk sponsored by Hawaii Hotel Industry Assn. The event will have 9,000 runners/walkers.  It will start at Ala Moana Park's McCoy Pavilion Key Hole area, clockwise around Ala Moana Park, to Ala Moana Blvd., mauka sidewalk area, to Ala Wai  Promenade area, to Kalakaua  Ave., makai sidewalk area and curb lane, to Koko Hd side of Kapahulu Ave., to Ala Wai Blvd., mauka sidewalk and curb lane, to Seaside Ave., to Aloha Dr., to Royal Hawaiian Ave., to Kalakaua Ave., to Lewers St., to Kalia Rd., to Ala Moana Blvd., to end at Ala Moana Park.  Contact: Tina Yamaki  923-0407  Fax: 924-3843  E-mail:  tyamaki@hawaiihotels.org  For more info, visit their website: http://www.charitywalkhawaii.org
May 18, 2013 Saturday
6:00AM Starts
10:00AM Ends
WAHIAWA PINEAPPLE RUN sponsored by Central Oahu CPO Association. The event is expected to have 1,500 runners/walkers It will start at Kaala Elementary School on Mahele St., circle the school heading South to California Ave., to Anoni St., to Kilani Ave., to Kam Hwy., to Kaukonahua Rd., to Kamananui Rd., to Wilikina Dr., to Kam Hwy., to California Ave., to Mahele St., to end at Kaala Elementary Schoon on Mahele St.  Contact:  Terrence Bailey 472-8881 ext 336, 366-8834, Fax:  472-0122, E-mail:  thepineapplerun@gmail.com or terrence.bailey@navy.mil    
May 18, 2013 Saturday
6:00PM Starts
11:00PM Ends
HONOLULU NIGHT MARKET BLOCK PARTY SERIES sponsored by Street Grindz, LLC. The event expected to have 1,000+ participants.  The event will close Auahi St., all lanes from Keawe to Cooke St.  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
May 19, 2013 Sunday
5:45AM Starts
10:00AM Ends

HONOLULU Triathlon RACE sponsored by USA Triathlon/Honolulu Triathlon Race Committee. The event is expected to have 1,500+ participants.  Staggered wave start at 5:45 am.  Ala Moana Blvd, Nimitz Hwy, and Kamehameha Hwy makai side will be closed to traffic. Swim: Loop course (2X) just ewa of Magic Island, to end at Magic Island Swim/Bike Transition Bike: Magic Island Swim/Bike Transition area, to Ala Moana Park Rd., to Ala Moana Blvd., via ewa entrance/exit,  ewa on Ala Moana Blvd, makai half to Nimitz Hwy, ewa on Nimitz Hwy.,crossover to mauka side at Puuhale Rd., under the viaduct, ewa on Kam Hwy., crossover to makai side at Lagoon Dr.., ewa on Kam Hwy.,past airport, u turn at Arizona Rd.(Halawa Gate), kkhd on Kam Hwy., makai half right onto Lagoon Dr., makai on Lagoon Dr., kkhd most, makai bound lane,  to u turn at parking lot at dead end, mauka on Lagoon Dr., right onto Kam Hwy., kkhd on Kam Hwy., crossover to mauka side at Ahua St. ,onto Nimitz Hwy., crossover to makai side just kkhd of Sand Island Rd., kkhd on Nimitz Hwy.,  makai half to Ala Moana Blvd., makai half,  kkhd on Ala Moana Blvd., left onto Alakea St., right onto Queen St., right onto Piikoi St., left onto Ala Moana Blvd., to Ewa entr./exit, to Ala Moana Park Rd., to end at bike/run transition area near Magic Island  Run: Ala Moana Beach Park (Transition Area), to Park Rd.,cross over to Kewalo Basin, along the waterfront, circle back along park roads, past charter boat moorings, left onto road by Fishermens Wharf bar, right onto access road, left onto Ahui St., right into Kaakaako Park walkways, circle around past waterfront, left onto Ahui St., right onto access road, left onto road past Fishermens Wharf bar, right past charter boat moorings, back into Ala Moana Park, on Park Rd., back to Magic Island finish area., then to end at Magic Island area  finish line.  Contact: Honolulu Triathon, JJ Johnson 782-2161, Fax:  808-528-5066, Email: goprojj@hawaii.rr.com   Hotline:  226-0044,  For more info, visit their website:  http://www.honolulutriathlon.com/

May 24, 2013 Friday to 
May 27, 2013 Monday

5:00AM Starts
7:30PM Ends
MEMORIAL DAY PARKING RESTRICTIONS sponsored by City and County of Honolulu.  Parking will be prohibited on: 1) APIO LANE, both sides. 2) NUUANU AVENUE, Ewa side, Robinson Lane to Judd Street, 3) ROBINSON LANE, both sides, 4) 22nd AVENUE, Ewa side, 100 feet in both direction from the driveway of Diamond Head Memorial Park,  5) EAST MANOA ROAD, Koko Head side, from the makai apex of the triangle to the gates of the Old Chinese Cemetery,  6) CRAIGSIDE PLACE, mauka side, from Nuuanu Avenue to the driveway into Nuuanu Memorial Park. 7)PUOWAINA DRIVE, both sides, between Hookui Street and the gates to the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl., 8) HOOKUI STREET, both sides, between Puowaina Drive and Auwaiolimu Street. Contact: DTS-TST Div. 768-8391  
May 24, 2013 Friday
6:30PM Starts
9:00PM Ends

TROY BARBOZA LAW ENFORCEMENT TORCH RUN sponsored by Special Olympics Hawaii.  The event is expected to have 1,000+ participants in relay teams, escorted by HPD.  Run:  It will start at Ft. DeRussy Park on Maluhia Rd., to Kalia Rd., to Ala Moana Blvd., to Kalakaua Ave., to Kapahulu Ave., to Old Waialae Rd., to Kalei Rd., to Lower Campus Rd., to end at Les Murakami Stadium.  Walk:  It will start at First Hawaiian Bank on Kapahulu Ave., Old Waialae Rd., Kalei Rd., Lower Campus Rd., to end at Les Murakami Stadium.  Contact:  Ben Moszkowicz 368-0680.  For more info, visit their website: http://www.specialolympicshawaii.org/index.html

May 25, 2013 Saturday
12noon Starts
1:30PM Ends

INTERNATIONAL GMO MARCH sponsored by Babes Against Biotech.  The event is expected to have 1,000 marchers and 2 vehicles.  It will start at Kalakaua Ave/Saratoga Rd/Beachwalk., kkhd onto Kalakaua Ave., (2-makai lanes to Kaiulani Ave; 1-makai lane to Kapahulu Ave.   Contact:  Me Fuimaono 489-2925 or Nomi Carmona 436-7006,  E-mail:  babesagainstbiotech@gmail.com    

May 25, 2013 Saturday
5:30PM Starts
9:30PM Ends

HAWAII THEATRE ANNUAL GALA:  AN EVENING OF GATSBY GLAMOUR sponsored by Hawaii Theatre Center. The event is expected to have 350 participants.  The event will close: BETHEL ST., ewa half,  traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Hotel to Pauahi  Sts.  Contact:  Angela Britten 791-1302, Fax 528-0481, Email:  angelabritten@hawaiitheatre.com  

May 26, 2013  Sunday
6:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends
HIBISCUS HALF MARATHON sponsored by The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society/Boca Hawaii.  The event is to have 800 runners.  It will start at Kapiolani Park, 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 Kealaolu Ave., to Kahala Ave., to Diamond Hd. Rd., to Kalakaua Ave., to end at Honolulu Marathon Finish line.  Contact:  Raul Torres of Boca Hawaii LLC 223-2622, E-mail: info@bocahawaii.com For further info, check their website:  http://www.bocahawaii.com/

May 26, 2013 Sunday
8:30AM Starts
11:00AM Ends

PUNCHBOWL HOLY GHOST FEAST sponsored by Brotherhood of Holy Ghost of the Holy Trinity. The event is expected to have 150 participants and 1 band.  It will start at Holy Ghost Church at Puowaina Dr., to San Antonio Ave., to Lusitana St., to Pauoa Rd., to Blessed Sacrament Church, after mass, and back to Holy Ghost Church.  Contact:  Evelyn Starkey 389-4615,  E-mail:  estarkey@fhb.com
May 27, 2013 Monday
6:30PM Starts
8:30PM Ends
SHINNYO-EN LANTERN FLOATING CEREMONY (TORO NAGASHI) sponsored by Na Lei Aloha Foundation/Shinnyo-en Hawaii. The event is expected to have 30,000+ participants in Ala Moana Beach Park.  Various traffic controls in and around Ala Moana Park may be implemented as early as 6 am.  Ewa Entrance will be closed to inbound traffic.  Avoid this area if possible, use alternate routes. Contact: Tom Nishiyama, Shinnyo-En Hawaii 955-5290, Fax:  941-0329, E-mails:  tomnishi@lava.net or kurata@lava.net  For more info, visit their website: http://www.lanternfloatinghawaii.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: Wednesday, May 15, 2013