HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Hale holiday tree has arrived!
The giant tree was harvested in Hawaii Kai and carefully hoisted into place with the help of a large crane.
It’s the first sign of preparation for the city’s upcoming month-long holiday lights and decorations display.
Next up: The arrival of Shaka Santa, Tutu Mele and the gang.
Opening night festivities are on Dec. 7, complete with the tree lightning ceremony and electric light parade.