Hawaii’s skies will be filled with fireworks this Friday for the Fourth of July holiday.
If you’re on Oahu and want to get the party started early, Aloha Tower Marketplace has its Pre-Independence Day Celebration tonight at 5 p.m., with fireworks above Honolulu Harbor at 9 p.m.
But if you’d rather wait for the date, here’s a list of 4th of July events in Hawaii, by island:
Independence Day at Maunalua Bay. Maunalua Bay, Hawaii Kai. (808) 927-3496
Kailua 4th of July Parade and Festival. Kainalu Drive to Kailua District Park. (808) 261-2727
Other places around Oahu to watch fireworks: Kapolei, Maili Beach Park, Hickam Air Force Base, Schofield Barracks, Turtle Bay Resort and Kaneohe Bay Marine Base.
Volcano Village July 4 Parade and Celebration. Volcano Post Office to Cooper Center. (808) 982-7317 or (808) 985-9508
Turtle Independence Day. Mauna Lani Resort. (808) 881-7911
Parker Ranch July 4th Rodeo and Horse Races. Parker Ranch Rodeo Arena, Waimea. (808) 885-5669
Kailua-Kona Independence Day Parade and Fireworks. Palani Road to Alii Drive to Coconut Grove Marketplace. (808) 345-2108
Kauai Hospice Concert in the Sky. Vidinha Soccer Field, Lihue. (808) 245-7277
Fourth of July Fireworks. Lahaina Harbor and Town. (888) 310-1117 or (808) 667-9194
July 4-6: BayFest 2008. Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe, Oahu. (808) 254-7679
For those of you who can’t be in Hawaii tomorrow, here’s some video of last year’s fireworks show at Ala Moana Beach Park/Magic Island.
Happy birthday, America!
Photo by Ed Yee, courtesy of Aloha Tower Marketplace/
Video by Jamie Char