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Kapolei City Lights kickoff, parade, to result in street closures, parking restrictions

Several road closures are scheduled for Saturday evening in Kapolei for the annual West Oahu Electric Light Parade along Kapolei Parkway, and kick-off of the Kapolei City Lights celebration.

The parade, which starts at 6 p.m. at the corner of Kapolei Parkway and Fort Barrett Road, travels down Kapolei Parkway and ends at Kamaaha Avenue. Select illuminated vehicles will be displayed along Kamaaha Avenue for families to enjoy until 9 p.m.

Festive marching bands, community groups and glittering lighted vehicles are expected to be among the more than 40 units, along with fire and police vehicles, TheBus, refuse trucks, city service vehicles, floats, and entries from Kapolei City Lights sponsors.

Mickey and Minnie Mouse are returning as grand marshals.

From 5 to 9 p.m., the annual Kapolei City Lights celebration will be held on Uluohia and Ala Kahakawai streets, featuring more than 20 food booths, keiki games, pictures with Santa and holiday shopping.

The following street closures, detours and parking restrictions will be in effect:

No Parking, Tow Away Zone, 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday

>> Uluohia Street, both sides, from Haumea Street to Kamaaha Avenue.

>> Kamaaha Avenue, both sides, from Kapolei Parkway to Fort Barrette Road.

>> Fort Barrette Road, both sides, from Kapolei Parkway to Roosevelt Road.

>> Wainani Street, both sides, from Uluohia Street to Alohikea Street.

No Parking, Tow Away Zone, 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday

>> Kapolei Parkway, both sides, from Fort Barrette Road to Kamokila Boulevard.

>> Alohikea Street, both sides, from Haumea Street to Kapolei Parkway.

Lane Closures

Uluohia Street

>> 1:30 p.m. All lanes from Haumea Street to Kamaaha Avenue, Fort Barrette Road.

Fort Barrette Road

>> 2 p.m. Mauka-bound closed at Roosevelt Avenue.

>> 4:30 p.m. Makai-bound lanes at Kamaaha Avenue.

Wakea Street

>> 5 p.m. Makai-bound lane at Foodland driveway between Kuou Street and Kapolei Parkway.

Alohikea Street

>> 5 p.m. Makai-bound lane at Foodland driveway between Kuou Street and Kapolei Parkway

Kamaaha Avenue

>> 5 p.m. No turns onto Fort Barrette Road.

Kapolei Parkway

>> 5 p.m. Ewa-bound traffic detoured right onto Fort Barrette Road.

Maunawai Street

>> 5 p.m. Makai-bound at Ae Street.

Visit kapoleicitylights.com or call 768-6622 for more information.

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