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Hawaii Kai Towne Center is home to many exciting, annual events. Holiday and seasonal celebrations include the Easter Festival, Mele on the Marina, Halloween Spooktacular, Festival of Lights, and Santa’s Arrival & Tree Lighting Ceremony – to name just a few! These exciting, family-friendly Hawaii Kai events attract many guests to our center year after year.

In addition to holiday and seasonal events hosted by the center, we are pleased to serve as a venue for dozens of community groups looking to entertain shoppers at our scenic Marina Docks stage.

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Santa’s Arrival and Tree Lighting Ceremony

November 26, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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For just one night, forget the magic sleigh and flying reindeer! On Saturday, Nov. 26, from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Santa arrives by boat at the Marina Docks at Hawaii Kai Towne Center. The center will also light up its colorful and festive Christmas Tree. Community members are invited to kickoff the holiday season at this free, family-friendly event in scenic East Oahu.

Festivities include a youth dance performance, glitter tattoos, balloon animals, a holiday enter-to-spin prize wheel and the star-attraction, Santa! After his exciting arrival on the blue waters of the marina, Santa will be available to take selfies with keiki.

Mobile dance school Breaks R4 Kidz will take the stage prior to Santa’s arrival. The school is Hawaii’s first motivational hip-hop battle studio. Its mission is to educate Hawaii’s youth and parents about positive hip-hop culture. The group’s high-energy performance promises to take holiday cheer to Guests are invited to bring their holiday shopping lists and appetites along, as they can indulge in the center’s more than 50 stores, restaurants and businesses before or after the festivities. Black Friday weekend sales and Small Business Saturday specials will help shoppers cross off many items on their wish list, with steals and deals at tenant locations throughout the center. Hawaii Kai Towne Center is home to many locally owned businesses, and customers are encouraged to support local and shop small throughout the season.

Follow Hawaii Kai Towne Center on Facebook and Instagram @hawaiikaitownecenter for all the center’s holiday promotions and events, or visit www.hawaiikaitownecenter.com.


Date: November 26, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Venue Name: HKTC Marina Docks


Organizer Name: HKTC Admin
Phone: (808) 396-0766