Kailua-Kona Community Christmas Parade
Na Mele 'O Kalikimaka (The Songs of Christmas)
5pm - 7pm
Route: Kona's Kekuaokalani Gym (near airport, south on Kuakini, down Palani, along Ali'i to Walua Road just past Coconut Grove Marketplace. There wil be floats, lights, music and candy!
Aunty Elaine Watai will be the Kailua-Kona Christmas Parade 2011 Grand Marshal. She has long served the community, establishing the Kealakehe Neighborhood Watch and being instrumental in the Kealakehe Meet and Eat program, offering food to hungry community members.
Announcers will be at West Hawaii Today (Santa from 4:30pm till parade time), ReMixx Bistro (Kuakini), King Kamehameha Kona Beach Hotel, Emma's Square by Boston Basil's (entertainment at 3:45pm), Pancho & Lefty's (holiday trivia at 4:45pm), Uncle Billy's Hotel (Kimo's), Waterfront Row, Island Lava Java, Humpy's Big Island Alehouse at Coconut Grove MarketPlace.