Waikiki Holiday Parade

Friday, November 27, 2015 – 7:00 pm

Friday, November 25, 2016 – 7:00 pm

The Waikiki Holiday Parade commemorates Pearl Harbor by honoring survivors and veterans in memory of the attacks from December 7, 1941. Local Hawaiian bands, marching bands from the mainland, military units, local officials and dignitaries march down torch-lit Kalakaua Avenue along Waikiki Beach. It is held annually the Friday following Thanksgiving Day and hosts thousands of spectators, residents and visitors alike.

News & Updates

Watch here for regular updates on newly accepted bands.

  • Waikiki Beach "Hi Mom" live webcam
  • 2015 marks the 74th Anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. The 2015 Waikiki Holiday Parade Participating Bands are:
    • Central High School Carrollton, GA
    • Farragut High School Knoxville, TN
    • Ola High School McDonough, GA
    • Raymore-Peculiar High School Peculiar, MO
  • 2016 marks the 75th Anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. The 2016 Waikiki Holiday Parade Participating Bands are:
    • Altus High School Altus, OK
    • Ambridge High School Ambridge, PA
    • Central High School LittleRock, AR
    • Danvers High School Danvers, MA
    • Dover High School Dover, PA
    • Hamilton High School Hamilton, OH
    • Lakeside High School Atlanta, GA
    • Liberty High School Bethlehem, PA
    • Morgan County High School Madison, GA
    • Mountain Ridge High School Glendale, AZ
    • North Penn High School Lansdale, PA
    • Norwich University Northfield, VT
    • Oregon City High School Oregon City, OR
    • Police Pipes and Drums of Bergen County Hillsdale, NJ
    • Pope High School Marietta, GA
    • Powell High School Powell, TN
    • Science Hill High School Johnson City, TN
    • South Washington County Washington County, MN
    • Stewarts Creek High School Smyrna, TN
    • Virgil Grissom High School Huntsville, AL
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