December 10, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm UTC-10Free
Swap out sweaters for tank tops and knitted scarves for lei for the Kailua Kona Christmas Parade. This annual lively fete features extravagant light decorations, artistic floats, marching bands, and live performers. Now, who’s ready to greet the holiday season Hawaiian-style?
Drawing thousands of revelers yearly, the Kailua Kona Christmas Parade dazzles the crowd with its decorated and lighted floats, bringing a twinkle into the Kailua Kona neighborhood, where houses and streets likewise come elegantly decorated. Come marvel at the festive installations, dance to the music of the marching bands spreading holiday cheer, and meet cute children performers. Santa will be there as well!
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Date and Time
Kailua Kona Christmas Parade happens on December 10, 2022, at 5 PM.
The event is free and open to the public.
Other Attractions in Kailua Kona
Kona is a tourist’s favorite destination with its rocky cliffs and aqua-blue waters. Dive deep into the town’s beauty with these other fun attractions and hotels:
- Voyagers of the Pacific
- Voyagers of the Pacific Luau Vacation Package
- Kohala Waterfalls Adventure
- Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge Adventure
Experience Kailua Kona Christmas Parade
Now in its 38thyear, Kailua Kona Christmas Parade returns with more seasonal festivities. Expect plenty of marching bands, decorated floats, and costumed children throughout the event. Plus, Santa and his friends will be there to wish you a joyful holiday celebration.
On top of this annual tradition, you’ll also get to delight in Kona’s local cuisines. Food trucks will be around the area, where you can grab a bite and sip refreshing drinks before or after the parade.
While at it, marvel at Kona’s white-sand beaches and scenic spots with a Big Island vacation package.