Celebrate a century of a cherished Honolulu tradition on June 11th just steps from our Waikiki Beach hotel. The 100th Annual King Kamehameha Celebration Floral Parade marches right down Kalakaua Avenue, Waikiki's main thoroughfare, for an unforgettable procession of majestic floats, horse-riding units, and vehicles. The procession is covered in elaborate flower displays for a beautiful parade like no other.
The theme for 2016 is "Ka Puni ?Ana o kaHaneli Makahiki – Celebrating 100 Years!" and honors the families that have kept this tradition alive through decades. The fun kicks off at 9 am at the historic ?Iolani Palace in downtown Honolulu and makes it way through the city to Queen Kap?iolani Park at the base of Diamond Head. Throughout the day there will events around the city featuring traditional Hawaiian music, delicious local cuisine, and handmade arts and crafts.
The action takes place right outside the door of our Waikiki hotel. Enjoy easy access to one of the biggest events of the year when you make reservations at our Honolulu accommodations. And tell your friends and family to tune in from anywhere in the world because this year the parade will be live streamed across the globe!