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Department of Parks and Recreation
Michele K. Nekota Director Designate
Jeanne C. Ishikawa, Deputy Director

1000 Uluohia Street,
Suite 309
Kapolei, Hawaii 96707
Phone: (808) 768-3003
Fax: (808) 768-3053

Department of Parks and Recreation
Special Use of Parks

The following is a list of special activities which are allowed only in designated City parks:

For easy identification, the parks are categorized by districts:

    District I - Hawaii Kai to McCully,
    District II - Makiki to Aiea,
    District III - Pearl City to Waianae and Wahiawa, and
    District IV - Waialua to Waimanalo.

Park activities not identified on this list shall be those activities which relate to recreation and do not endanger the health, safety and welfare of park users. Parks users who expect a large group should call the Park Permit Section at 768-3440 for information.

Model Airplane Flying

District I Sandy Beach Park
District II Ala Moana Beach Park (Restricted to area bordered by picnic sites 9, 11, 12 and 13), Halawa District Park
District III Crestview Neighborhood Park, Ewa Beach Community Park, Neal S. Blaisdell Park, Waipahu Recreation Center
District IV Kawai Nui Model Airplane Field

Rocket Launching

District I Palolo Valley Park, Sandy Beach Park
District II Booth Playground, Dole Playground, Halawa District Park, Kamehameha Field
District III Neal S. Blaisdell Park (Weekends and Holidays only), Waipahu Recreation Center
District IV Maunawili Valley Neighborhood Park

Model Boat Sailing

District II Keehi Lagoon Beach Park, Ala Moana Beach Park (Restricted to two lagoons on Diamond Head end of park)

Kite Flying

District I Crane Playground, Kahala Field, Kamiloiki Community Park, Kanewai Field Kapaolono Field, Kapiolani Park, Koko Head Playground, Koko Head Playground, Sandy Beach Park, Manoa Valley Field, Palolo Valley Field, Petrie Playground, Wilson Playground
District II Booth Playground, Dole Playground, Halawa District Park
District III Crestview Neighborhood Park, Ewa Beach Community Park, Ewa Beach Park, Hoaeae Community Park, Honowai Park, Kamokila Park, Kaonohi Park, Maili Playground, Makaha Valley Playground, Makakilo Community Park, Manana Neighborhood Park, Mauka Lani Park, Mililani District Park, Nahele Neighborhood Park, Nanakuli Recreation Center, Neal S. Blaisdell Park, Newtown Neighborhood Park, Pacific Palisades Playground, Pearl City Kai Playground, Pearl City Recreation Center, Pearl Ridge Community Park, Puuloa Playground, Waianae Pililaau Field, Waianae Regional Park, Waiau District Park, Waimalu Playground, Waipahu Recreation Center, Waipahu Uka Park, Waipio Neighborhood Park
District IV Maunawili Valley Neighborhood Park, Maunawili Neighborhood Park, Sunset Beach Neighborhood Park, Waialua District Park 

Domestic Animals*

District I
(Hawaii Kai to McCully)
Ala Wai Parkway, Crane Community Park*, Kamole Mini Park, Manoa District Park Perimeter Area, Manoa Triangle, Mau'umae Nature Park, Medial Strip at Kapiolani Park, Moiliili Triangle, Nehu Neighborhood Park, Pukele Avenue Mini Park, Puu O Kaimuki Mini Park, Sandy Beach Park, Waikiki Playground, Wailupe Valley Playground
District II
(Makiki to Aiea)
Aiea District Park*, Alewa Neighborhood Park, Archie Baker Mini Park, Auwaiolimu Neighborhood Park, Hoa Aloha Neighborhood Park, Kamamalu Neighborhood Park*, Kalihi Valley District Park*, Kalihi Waena Neighborhood Park, Loi Kalo Mini Park, Makalapa Neighborhood Park, Moanalua Community Park (off -leash dog park), Mother Waldron Neighbhorhood Park, Na Pueo Mini Park, Thomas Square*
District III
(Pearl City to Waianae and Wahiawa)
Ewa Beach Community Park, Honowai Neighborhood Park, Iliahi Neighborhood Park, Manana Neighborhood Park, Mililani Waena Neighborhood Park*, Neal S. Blaisdell Park*, Newtown Neighborhood Park*, Pacific Palisades Community Park
District IV
(Waialua to Waimanalo)

Enchanted Lake Community Park*, Heeia Neighborhood Park*, Kaelepulu Mini Park*, Kamananui Neighborhood Park, Kaneohe Civic Center Neighborhood Park, Kaneohe Community Park*, Kawai Nui Park, Pohakupu Mini Park.

*Obedience classes.

Carnivals - Permit Required

District I Kilauea Field*
District II Aiea Recreation Center*, Kawananakoa Playground*, Moanalua Playground*
District III Maili Point Beach Park, Pacheco Playground*, Nanakuli Beach Park, Wahiawa Recreation Center, Waipahu Recreation Center
District IV Haleiwa Beach Park, Waimanalo Beach Park

*Carnival Sponsor responsible for coordinating with the Department of Education prior to obtaining a permit.

Last Reviewed: Wednesday, October 09, 2013