Kamehameha Day holiday schedule

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - City offices will be closed on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 in observance of King Kamehameha I Day, a state holiday.

  • Emergency ambulance, fire, lifeguard and police services will be available.
  • Municipal golf courses, the zoo and botanical gardens will be open.
  • Regular Tuesday refuse collections will be made and landfills/transfer stations will be open.
  • TheBus will operate on its state holiday schedule. (For route and schedule information, go to www.thebus.org, or call 848-5555.)
  • The People's Open Markets will not be held.
  • Neal Blaisdell Box office will be closed.
  • Satellite City Halls and Driver License locations will be closed.
  • Traffic lanes will not be coned.
  • On-street parking will be free, except for meters on Kalakaua Avenue along Kapiolani Park.

For Kauai:

The annual Kamehameha Day Parade is scheduled for this Saturday, June 15 at 9 a.m.

To accommodate the event, the Kaua'i Police Department will close off all streets along the parade route at 8:30 a.m.

Road closures will include: Ho‘olako Street, from the south stadium entrance to Rice Street; Rice Street, from Ho‘olako Street to Haleko Road; and ‘Eiwa and ‘Umi streets, between Hardy and Rice streets.

Officers will be manning the closures and will keep the roads closed until the parade is over.

Motorists should allow additional time to get to their destinations as traffic delays are expected.

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