2018 Opening Night November 11 2018


      Honolulu City Lights Opening Night Festivities

     Saturday, December 1, 2018

    530 S.King Street (Honolulu Hale)

      4:00 PM - 11:00 PM  

     4:00 pm       
Food and Souvenir Booths and Keiki Rides 
NEW - Food Booths Located on Punchbowl Street
Honolulu City Lights Block Party


6:00 pm

 Tree Lighting Ceremony at Honolulu Hale 

Electric Light Parade begins at Aala Park down King Street

See Route Map

6:30 pm

Lighting of the City Holiday Tree 

 Electric Light Parade arrives at Honolulu Hale
Sponsored by Hawaiian ElectricMacy's and
Employee Decorated Tree Exhibit in Courtyard

Debuting a New Santa Area with a Rainbow Archway and Glittering Silver Trees in the Courtyard, Designed by Owen Ho 

Wreath Display in Lane Gallery

7:30 pm 

Free Photos with Santa in the Mission Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by Hawaiian Telcom


Holiday Concert at Sky Gate

Sponsored by Summit Media Hawaii

       11:00 pm      
Opening Night Festivities End



Free event parking is available at the Fasi Municipal Building - underground parking garage located at the corner of Beretania and Alapai Streets.

*** Enter from Beretania Street ***