Event Date: Oct 05, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018
The 2018 Honolulu Pride™ Parade + Festival will be held on
Saturday, October 20, preceded by Rainbows Over Waikiki!
Following in the footsteps of New York and San Francisco Pride, the Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation is pleased to announce for the first time in Hawaii, the highly anticipated Honolulu Pride™ parade will be streamed live on KHON2.com.
This year, the event schedule flaunts over two weeks of colorfully curated events in entertainment, arts and culture, party and music venues across Honolulu. Launching with the Rainbows Over Waikiki banner installation from Tuesday, October 9, Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki will become a rainbow runway for the duration of the festival.
Highlights from the incredible line-up include:
Friday, October 5 - First Friday at Art at Mark’s Garage, hosting the opening of QTIPOC Gallery Exhibition
Thursday, October 11 & 12 - National Coming Out Day, IBM building lighting ceremony, LGBT film screening, a Dance Workshop, and panel discussions celebrated at the University of Hawaii
Sunday, October 14 -- Honolulu Pride week with Gay Island Guides Official Honolulu Pride Kick off Pool Party
Saturday, October 20 – The highly anticipated and colorful Honolulu Pride Parade through Waikiki, followed by the annual Honolulu Pride Festival at Kapiolani Regional Park at the base of Diamond Head
Sunday, 21 October – Honolulu Pride / Lei Pride Pool Party at Queen Kapiolani Hotel
For more information, a full list of events and activities and ideas on how to participate, visit the Honolulu Pride™ website.
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