Pan Pacific Festival

Held in June each year. Runs over three days. On Sunday the grand finale is the parade - colourful performers, drummers, bands, horse-men, cultural groups from around the world march down Kalakaua Avenue starting at DeRussy and ending at Kapiolani Park.  More information from website.

Honolulu Festival

March. This long-running festival (20 years!) celebrates and promotes the culture of Hawaii and the Pacific Rim. Held at the Hawaii Convention Center and other venues over the first weekend in March.