King Kamehameha Celebration Floral Parade and Hoolaulea, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii. 11th & 14th June.
This colorful 98th annual celebration honors the reign of King Kamehameha, who was responsible for uniting the Hawaiian Islands under his rule in 1795. The events begin on June 11th with the 101st annual vigil at the King Kamehameha Statue, followed by the Lei Draping Ceremony. The 98th annual King Kamehameha Floral parade and Ho`olaule`a will take place on June 14th in downtown Honolulu and Waikiki. http://ags.hawaii.gov/kamehameha/.