LAC announces plans for 2016 Halloween In Lahaina
LAHAINA – Hosted by LahainaTown Action Committee and the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development, Halloween in Lahaina returns to world famous Front Street on Monday, Oct. 31, 2016.
Highlights include the 38th annual Keiki Halloween Costume Parade at 4:30 p.m. Maui keiki are invited to come in costume and parade down Front Street to Banyan Tree Park. Last year, more than 500 keiki participated. Come enjoy music by the Lahainaluna High School Marching Band.
In Campbell Park from noon to 10 p.m., T-shirts and ono food will be available for purchase from 4 p.m. Keiki activities will include games and photo opportunities. Live entertainment is slated from 5 to 9 p.m.
All are invited to enter the costume contest on Halloween night at Banyan Tree Park from 7 to 9 p.m. Angel O’Brien returns to emcee, and Deejay Serna will be spinning the tunes in the park from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Costume contest registration will be held from 6 to 8:45 p.m. on Hotel Street at a Pioneer Inn storefront. First prize is $1,000, sponsored by Mala Ocean Tavern and Honu Seafood and Pizza. Last year, there were ten additional prizes awarded.
LahainaTown Action Committee and the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development will host a family-friendly event for the residents and visitors of Maui.
Front Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 3:30 p.m. to midnight from Baker to Prison Street.
The Lahaina Halloween Express will have shuttles departing from War Memorial parking lot and Kihei Aquatic Center parking lot. Advance tickets go on sale starting Oct. 19.