Thousands of people to celebrate Halloween in Lahaina
LAHAINA – Halloween in Lahaina returns to world-famous Front Street on Monday, Oct. 31. 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. Come enjoy music by the Lahainaluna High School Marching Band.
All are invited to enter the Adult Costume Contest on Halloween night at Banyan Tree Park from 7 to 9 p.m., sponsored by Mala Ocean Tavern and Honu Seafood and Pizza.
Registration will be held from 6 to 8:45 p.m. at a storefront on Hotel Street at the Pioneer Inn. Winners announced at 9:30 p.m. must be present to win.
Angel O’Brien will be the emcee, and Deejay Chris will spin tunes from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Campbell Park will open at noon, selling the official Halloween in Lahaina T- Shirt. Ono grinds start at 4 p.m.
Deejay Zinn will celebrate Motown from 5 to 6:45 p.m., and ShaketownE will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Entertainment is sponsored by MegaVega Properties.
Official Halloween in Lahaina T-shirts have arrived and are on sale at “http://www.visitlahaina.com”>www.visitlahaina.com or the Lahaina Visitor Center at the Old Lahaina Courthouse. Call 667-9193 for information.
LahainaTown Action Committee and the county Office of Economic Development will host a family-friendly event for the residents and visitors of Maui.
To keep Halloween fun and safe for everyone, keep in mind that from Baker Street to Prison Street, Front Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 3:30 p.m. to midnight.
The Lahaina Halloween Express will have shuttles departing from War Memorial parking lot and Kihei Aquatic Center. The cost is $7 each way; advance tickets are available at Kahului Shell Station Super Stop at 370 Dairy Road in Kahului, and Boss Frog’s Surf and Dive Shop at Dolphin Plaza at 2395 South Kihei Road.
Transportation is sponsored by Cheeseburger Restaurants.