- Christmas Celebration & Parade
01 Sat Dec 2012
52ND ANNUAL WAIMEA CHRISTMAS TWILIGHT PARADE & ALL-DAY GIVING TREE PROJECT IN-GATHERING CELEBRATION: 2012 theme: “Make It A Dozen!” to complement our Giving Tree Project!
During the day there will be festivities scattered throughout town with the highlight being a 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Community In-Gathering of Donations at Waimea Center (behind McDonalds) Donations of food, essentials, gift cards and cash are welcome throughout the day to help the community be sure no one is forgotten this holiday season..
Then, on parade night at 5:30p, there will be six or more narrator stations between historic Church Row Park and Waimea Park for the Waimea’s famous Christmas parade (the second oldest in Hawai’i), which includes a Santa float, walking units and a brigade of dozens of festively lighted trucks!
Participants are urged to kokua by not parking on landscaped areas and picking up all trash before leaving and most important, keeping their eyes on the keiki for the safety of all!
TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Expect delays as only emergency vehicles will be able to pass through town center during the parade.
For more information, (808) 936-0670 or http://waimeatown.org.