Holiday Guide

Event Date & Time Description
Photos with Santa begin!


Center court, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Tuesday, November 21, through

Sunday, December 24.


Mon-Sat 10:00a.m. – 7:00p.m.

Sundays 10:00a.m. – 6:00p.m.

Come take photos with Santa, while shopping at Windward mall!
Santa Pet Pictures


Center court, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Special dates as follow –


November 21 & 28

December 5, 12 & 19

6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.

This popular event will allow Dogs, Cats, and small animals to get in on the Holiday spirit by posing for a photo with Santa at our Toy Works Santa Set in Center Court. Pet’s must be on a leash or in a cage, and only allowed through Windward Mall’s two main ground-floor entrances.
Sounds of the Season


Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143


Dates & times vary. Various live performances through this Holiday Season  will be held at Windward Mall, please visit our website for more information!
Santa’s Arrival & Tree Lighting Holiday Event


Hawai’i Kai Towne Center

333 Keahole St, Honolulu, HI 96825


(808) 396-0766

Friday, November 24.


Santa’s arrival ushers in the holidays at Hawaii Kai Towne Center! Join in on the holiday cheer and the lighting of the Towne Center Christmas tree. Meet and take photos with Santa Claus and enjoy a variety of activities, including glitter tattoos and balloon animals!
Black Friday, Center Court


Center court, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Friday, November 24.

6:00a.m. – 9:00a.m.

The first 500 shoppers will be eligible to receive instant win gift cards and an opportunity to win the Vacations Hawaii Grand Prize – A Trip for Two to Las Vegas (a $1,700 value provided by MarukiTei). Second prize is a $500 Ko’olau Pets Gift Certificate (provided by Ko’olau Pets) and many other merchant prizes and offers
Holiday Parades

·         Liliha/Palama

·         Kalihi

·         Waikiki

Friday, November 24.

·         5:30 – 6:30p.m.

·         6:30 – 8:00p.m.

·         7:00 – 9:30p.m.

Small Business Saturday


Center court, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Saturday, November 24.

10:00a.m. – 9:00p.m.

This holiday season, support our small, locally-owned small businesses, because when you shop small you are making a big difference in our local community. Just look for blue balloons in store windows to find great deals in the stores. Come down and support Small Businesses this holiday shopping season. Plus, when you spend a $150 or more in single-day receipts you will receive a free movie ticket. Redeem receipts at our Small Business Saturday table located in Center Court and receive an additional #shopsmall gift. While supplies last.
Hawai’i Kai Holiday Parade Saturday, November 25.

10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.

Toys for Tots Christmas Carnival


Koko Marina Center

7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, HI 96825


(808) 395-4737


Saturday, November 25.

11:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

Kick off the holiday season in Hawai’i Kai. Watch the parade go by starting at 10a.m., then donate a new, unwrapped toy to Toys for Tots for free admission to Xtreme Fun rides, craft and balloon animals at Koko Marina Center. Don’t forget to bring a camera to take a photo with Santa!
A Charlie Brown Christmas


Diamond Head Theatre

520 Makapu’u Ave, Honolulu, HI 96816


(808) 733-0274

Friday, December 1, through Saturday, December 23.

Times vary.

Selfish letters to Santa, an unorganized school pageant, and a vertically challenged Christmas tree, are all part of this family-favorite holiday story. Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Linus and the whole gang join in for this musical adaptation of the animated classic that tackles the topics of commercialism and giving.
Wahiawa Holiday Parade Friday, December 1.

6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.

Holiday Ornaments Workshop


Ho’omaluhia Botanical Garden

45-680 Luluku Rd, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 233-7323

Saturday, December 2.

1:00 – 3:00p.m.

Turn dried plants, shells and recycled items into a festive decoration for your tree at this workshop in the botanical garden. Reservations are required. Before this afternoon activity, pick up a pole for a little catch-and-release fun at the lake, a 20-minute walk away.
Holiday Parades

·         Mililani

·         Kane’ohe

·         Wai’anae

Saturday, December 2.

·         9:00a.m. – 10:30a.m.

·         9:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.

·         10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.

Honolulu City Lights opening Night and Parade


Honolulu Hale

530 S King St, Honolulu, HI 96813


(808) 523-4293

Saturday, December 2.

4:00 – 11:00p.m.

The opening ceremony begins December 2. The Honolulu City Lights remain open all month long to celebrate the holidays, Hawaiian style! Bring your friends and family to enjoy this Hawaiian holiday tradition.
Laulima Giving Day, Center Court


Center court, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Saturday, December 2.

10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.

Join Windward Mall to celebrate Laulima Giving Day and help local families in need. Bring a new, unwrapped gift or monetary donation to drop off and enjoy live entertainment while visiting with some of your favorite KHON2 personalities!
Pearl City Holiday Parade Sunday, December 3.

4:00p.m. – 5:30p.m.

Farmers Market


Upper level, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Sundays, December 3, 10, 17 & 24

9:45a.m. – 2:00p.m.




Wednesdays, December 6, 13, 20 & 27

2:30p.m. – 7:00p.m.

This twice-a-week market is a one-stop shop for the best produce and local products on the island. Held on the upper level of the Macy’s wing near Center Court, the weather is always perfect and finding parking is never an issue. Through a partnership with ‘Nalo Farms and Dean Okimoto, the market offers nearly 60 vendors providing a diverse selection of local goods.
Kaimuki Holiday Parade Thursday, December 7.

6:00p.m. – 8:30p.m.

There’s “SNOW PLACE” like Salt Lake Shopping Center


848 Ala Lilikoi St, Honolulu, HI 96818


(808) 735-8822

Saturday, December 9.

10:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

Lots of fun and activities for the whole family! For more information, visit our website!
HawaiianMiles Triple Miles Event


Center court, Windward Mall

46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, HI 96744


(808) 235-1143

Saturday, December 9.

10:00a.m. – 9:00p.m.

Rack up HawaiianMiles while doing your holiday shopping at Windward Mall! Spend a total of $100 or more in same-day receipts at any Windward Mall merchant and you’ll earn three HawaiianMiles per dollar spent up to 1,000 miles. Simply redeem your same-day receipts at the HawaiianMiles desk located in at Center Court. Terms and conditions apply.
Holiday Parades

·         ‘Aiea

·         Waimanalo

·         Manoa

·         West O’ahu Electric Light Parade

Saturday, December 9.

·         9:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.

·         9:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.

·         5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.

·         6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.

Kapahulu-Moili’ili Holiday Parade Thursday, December 14.

6:30p.m. – 10:00p.m.

Breakfast with Santa


Dave & Buster’s

1030 Auahi St, Honolulu, HI 96814


(808) 589-5006

Saturday, December 16.


Sunday, December 17.

8:00a.m. – 10:30a.m.

Join Santa for breakfast at Dave & Buster’s! After enjoying the breakfast buffet, you can take photos with Santa, get a glitter tattoo, and take on the arcade with a complimentary power card!
‘Ewa Holiday Parade Saturday, December 16.

10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.

Olomana Holiday Parade Sunday, December 17.

2:30p.m. – 3:30p.m.

New Year’s Eve at Noon


Hawai’i Children’s Discovery Center

111 Ohe St, Honolulu, HI 96813


(808) 524-5437

Sunday, December 31.

10:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.

Keiki (and parents) who have trouble keeping their eyes open until midnight, can get an early start at this New Year’s Eve party just for the kids!
New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival


Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai’i

2454 S Beretania St, Honolulu, HI 96826


(808) 945-7633

Sunday, January 14.

10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.

Bring in the new Year of the Dog with this free family festival on Moili’ili field!