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THE ROTARY CLUB OF KAUAI PRESENTS

THE LIGHTS ON RICE PARADE

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2017

STARTING AT 6:30PM

Welcome to the Lights on Rice Christmas Parade. The parade is held on the first Friday in December each year to welcome the holidays.

The entire Rice Street is closed down from 5:30pm just for this bustling annual event! One of Kauai’s largest attractions, a must-see event that you want to bring your whole family to! Please plan early to place yourself along Rice Street to enjoy. This year’s parade has swelled to about 60 units with 3,000 performers!

Parade Route on Rice Street from Hoolako Street (ACE hardware) to the County Building in Lihue

Parade Route on Rice Street from Hoolako Street ACE hardware to the County Building in Lihue

SHUTTLE SERVICE

Kukui Grove Center will be offering a FREE Shuttle Service for the Lights on Rice Parade on December 1st from 5pm – 9pm. The shuttle will depart from the bus stop at First Hawaiian Bank at Kukui Grove Center, and drop off at First Hawaiian Bank on Rice Street the night of the parade in a running loop. Guests are invited to stay and enjoy the first Holiday Lights Spectacular show of the season at 9pm that evening. Visit kukuigrovecenter.com or call 808-245-7784 for details.

Kukui Grove Center Logo

Want to be in the parade?

DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 19, 2017. Applications after November 19th may not be guaranteed a spot.

Want to sponsor the parade?

DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 7, 2017

Major 2016 Sponsors

Diamond Patron: DuPont Pioneer

Silver Patron: Hokuala Kauai , A Timbers Resort

Bronze Patron: Wilcox Health

In Like Kind: East Kauai Lions Club

The Rotary Club of Kauai thanks everyone who has been and is going to donate their time, effort, floats, and good cheer to bring you this year’s Lights On Rice Street Christmas Parade. Our deepest appreciation also to Mayor Bernard Carvalho, Beth Tokioka, the Kauai Police Department, Public Works Department, the East Kauai Lions Club, the Boy Scouts, all the businesses on Rice Street, and everyone at the County of Kauai who are working so hard to help make this parade a wonderful success.
Those wishing to donate funds to help with the parade and community service may mail donations to:
Rotary Club of Kauai Foundation
c/o Lights on Rice Parade
PO Box 3911
Lihue, HI 96766-3911