59th Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade – Saturday, December 7, 2019

All invited to participate in the Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade!

2019 Parade Documents (4):

Waimea Christmas Parade 2019 - Application 5-8-19

Waimea Christmas Parade 2019 - Parade Rules

Waimea Christmas Parade 2019 - Liability Waiver

Waimea Christmas Parade 2019 - Narrative

More Information:

Co-Chair Lani Olsen-Chong - olsenchong@gmail.com or 936-0670

Co-Chair Kalae Kawamura - k_kawamura92@yahoo.com or 936-4376

Mahalo to all for making the 58th Annual Waimea Christmas Twislight Parade on Dec. 1, 2018 so memorable! It was a wonderful night for Waimea — for our children, families and so many others — especially our teachers and truckers, who were honored and celebrated!  

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WE THANK & SALUTE THE ROTARY CLUB OF NORTH HAWAI’I!  ROTARIANS PROVIDE THE ESSENTIAL LIABILITY INSURANCE REQUIRED TO SECURE A PARADE PERMIT — AND THEY HAVE DONE SO FOR MANY YEARS!  THANK YOU AGAIN TO ALL OF OUR FRIENDS IN ROTARY BOTH FOR YOUR SUPPORT THAT MAKES THIS PARADE POSSIBLE, AND YOUR COMMUNITY SERVICE YEAR-ROUND!  

WE ALSO EXTEND A WARM MAHALO TO THE MORE THAN 1,000 INDIVIDUALS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE PARADE (40 UNITS AND 5O LIGHTED TRUCKS!) — AND THE HUGE CREW OF VOLUNTEERS WHO HELPED OUR POLICE AND VOLUNTEER NARRATORS KEEP EVERYONE SAFE!   THANKS TO ALL PARADE ENTRIES FOR YOUR GENEROUS DONATIONS TO BIG ISLAND GIVING TREE!  AND WE THANK THE WAIMEA BUSINESSES THAT CONTRIBUTED TO COVERING PARADE EXPENSES THIS YEAR INCLUDING PUNA PLANTATION/WAIMEA CENTER, PARKER RANCH CENTER, BANK OF HAWAII, EDWIN DELUZ TRUCKING & GRAVEL, LLC, BIG ISLAND MECHANICAL, ACE HARDWARE, LEX BRODIE, LAVA ROCK REALTY, MOLLY HARRIS/SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY, AND JULIE KELLER/HAWAI’I LIFE REAL ESTATE BROKERS.

Most of all we thank Santa for joining us once again…and the parade committee headed by Lani Olsen Chong with the amazing support of Kalae Kawamura, Nancy Carr Smith, Rhonda Bell, Patti Cook, Mike Donnelly, Mary Beth Laychak, and the rest of the team including North Hawaii Community Hospital and our friends with the County of Hawaii Parks & Recreation Department and Police Department!

Christmas Parade 2018: