-Kona Style!

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Uncle Bo Campos is President of Kai ‘Opua Canoe Club and Race Commissioner of the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association.  Bo has been involved with outrigger canoe racing since he was a child with clubs on Oahu and the Big Island.  He organizes and assists in the conduct of the Hawai‘i State Championship Races, and has planned and organized the Queen Lili‘uokalani Long Distance Canoe Races for many years. ​

Queen Lili‘uokalani Long Distance Canoe Races have been held annually in Kona since 1971. Race events are hosted by Kai ‘Opua Canoe Club over the Labor Day holiday. The Queen Lili‘uokalani Long Distance Canoe Race is the largest long-distance canoe race in Hawaii by any measure and has qualified as the world’s largest canoe race.


The Queen’s Race attracts over 2,500 paddlers and their family and support crews from around the world including Hawaii and US mainland who continue to be strong race participants.​​


  THIS YEARS CHRISTMAS PARADE THEME

    The Magic of Christmas                                                 


APPLICATION DEADLINE

DECEMBER 1st, 2017

Parade Grand Marshal

Bo Campos 'Uncle Bo'






TWO GREAT KAILUA-KONA COMMUNITY PARADES

Independence Day  AND  Christmas

SATURDAY DECEMBER 9th 2017 PARADE BEGINS AT 5:00PM


THE KAILUA-KONA COMMUNITY PARADE ASSOCIATION


Barbara Kossow Co-Chair ​ | Renee H. Kraft Co-Chair

Alana Yamamoto | Bernadette Haleamau | Kianna Leomiti | John Lewis

Ellen Cunningham | Darlene Daboling | Kristen Kam 


In memory of Dr. Clifford Kopp​​
​Served with a Rotary Heart
Service Above Self to our
Hawaii Island Community​
Aloha 'Oe Dr. Kopp!​

SEVEN ANNOUNCER LOCATIONS

West Hawaii Today | Courtyard Marriott King Kamehameha Hotel

Ywam Ships | Queen Emma Square | Pancho and Lefty's Cantina 

Hale Halawai | Lava Java​​

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