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Waikiki Holiday Parade

Honolulu, Hawaii | November 24, 2017

Waikiki Holiday Parade - Logo 200x85The Waikiki Holiday Parade is a nighttime parade that commemorates the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, with 2017 marking the 76th anniversary. The parade is host to local Hawaiian bands, marching bands from the mainland, Pearl Harbor survivors, service bands, military units, local officials and dignitaries. The parade takes place annually on the day after Thanksgiving.  Visit the official website here: www.waikikiholidayparade.com.

Bands typically tour the island of Oahu in addition to performing in the parade.  Other sites include Pearl Harbor, the Polynesian Cultural Center and Waikiki Beach.



Waikiki Holiday Parade Testimonials

Jo Ann Hood, John Overton HS Marching Band

"Gateway did an outstanding job on our trip to Hawaii.  From early planning stages to our final departure, our contacts at Gateway were courteous, professional and effective."

Jo Ann Hood, John Overton HS Marching Band

2014-06-11T15:32:28+00:00

Jo Ann Hood, John Overton HS Marching Band

“Gateway did an outstanding job on our trip to Hawaii.  From early planning stages to our final departure, our contacts at Gateway were courteous, professional and effective.”

Alex Claussen, Sapulpa HS Marching Band

"Gateway is absolutely wonderful to work with , every question or need was met with sincere kindness and enthusiasm.  The Waikiki Holiday Parade is well organized, the crowd is very friendly and extremely respectful."

Alex Claussen, Sapulpa HS Marching Band

2014-06-11T15:26:01+00:00

Alex Claussen, Sapulpa HS Marching Band

“Gateway is absolutely wonderful to work with , every question or need was met with sincere kindness and enthusiasm.  The Waikiki Holiday Parade is well organized, the crowd is very friendly and extremely respectful.”

Eric Willoughby, Peachtree Ridge HS Marching Band

"Watching our students and Pearl Harbor survivor enter the memorial was a memory I will never forget; my students were equally moved.  It was an extreme thrill to perform at the USS Battleship Missouri and in the Waikiki Holiday Parade - the most exciting parade in which I have been involved."

Eric Willoughby, Peachtree Ridge HS Marching Band

2014-06-11T15:29:54+00:00

Eric Willoughby, Peachtree Ridge HS Marching Band

“Watching our students and Pearl Harbor survivor enter the memorial was a memory I will never forget; my students were equally moved.  It was an extreme thrill to perform at the USS Battleship Missouri and in the Waikiki Holiday Parade... | Keep Reading »