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DEPARTMENT OF PARKS & RECREATION

East Hawai`i: Aupuni Center, 101 Pauahi Street, Suite 6, Hilo, HI 96720
Phone/TTY: (808) 961-8311 | Fax: (808) 961-8411

West Hawai`i: West Hawai`i Civic Center, Building B, 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Phone/TTY: (808) 323-4322 | Fax: (808) 323-4346

Email: parks_recreation@hawaiicounty.gov

Questions for Camping or Pavilion Permits: camping@co.hawaii.hi.us

Administration | Aquatics | Cemetery Information | Culture Education Division | Elderly Activities
Hawai`i County Band | Hilo Municipal Golf Course | Ho`olulu Complex | Pana`ewa Recreational Complex
Park Facilities | Park Maintenance | Recreation | Veterans Advisory Committee | West Hawai`i Band


DIRECTOR: Clayton S. Honma

DEPUTY DIRECTOR: Kenneth Van Bergen

DESCRIPTION: Provides administrative and organizational support services to all the divisions/sections and band to achieve the development and implementation of the department’s programs and services.


Related links:

Camping - Hawai`i County Beach Parks
(Isaac Hale, Kapa`a, Kohanaiki, Kolekole, Mahukona, Punalu`u, Spencer, Laupahoehoe, Miloli`i, Whittington)

Camping at Ho`okena

General Information, Map

2014 General Maintenance Schedule for ‘Āhalanui Park, Isaac Kepo‘okalani Hale Beach Park, Kahalu‘u Beach Park and Spencer Park at ‘Ōhai‘ula Beach

 

Rules and Regulations

 

4-Year ADA Park Project Schedule

Limited English Proficiency Plan

Parks and Recreation Documents

Release of Claims Memo To Participants, Certification and Forms

 

Keiki May Obtain Their Unclaimed Jimmy Yagi Summer Hoops Camp Photo at Hilo Recreation Office

Successful 2nd Annual Jimmy Yagi Summer Hoops Camp Concluded Thursday 24, 2014 in Hilo

Pahoa District P​ark Groundbreaking (10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 31, 2014)

Richardson Ocean Park - Fire Ant Control (Park to Close Weather Permitting 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014)

Hawai‘i County to Present Plans for Improving Hilo Municipal Golf Course (5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, Hawai‘i County Council Chambers, 25 Aupuni Street in Hilo)

Hawai‘i County Awarded $375,000 to Control Little Fire Ants

Annual Richardson Ocean Park Rough Water Swim Suspended for 2014

2014 Ohana Fishing Tournament (August 15-17, 2014)

Keiki Volleyball Players Sought for Hilo Teams (Registration opens July 22, 2014 at Waiākea-Uka Gymnasium)

Summer Classes for Seniors Offered (July 7 – September 12, 2014)

Mauna Kea State Park Closing for Renovation July 1, 2014

Waiākeawaena Park Playground to Close During Equipment Replacement Project (April 7 - June 2014)

Blessing Held for New Honoka‘a Park Playground

Hershey’s Track & Field Results March 8, 2014

Hilo’s Pi`ihonua Gym Closing for Renovations (March 17 - May 2014)

Kailua Park Getting New Playground Equipment (Starts February 18 - Ends May 2014)

Hawai`i County to Install Two New Playgrounds (Waiākea-Uka and Gilbert Carvalho parks in Hilo)

Kohanaiki Beach Park Camping Permits Available Online Starting January 21, 2014

Winter Basketball Classic Skills Challenge Winners Announced

 



Class Schedules

Aquatics - Program Guides

Culture Education Division – East and West Classes

Elderly Recreation Services – Senior Citizen Classes

Recreation Division – Program Guides

2014 Summer Fun Program Flyers


 

August

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
August 8, 2014, Time 6:30 p.m.
Lawn chairs are welcome
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

2014 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
August 9, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

Ohana Shoreline Fishing Tournament (Flyer, Registration Forms, Rules & Regulations, Awards)
August 15, 16, & 17, 2014
Weigh-in:
Sunday, August 17, 2014 at P&R Honoka`a Gym    
from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m., Awards to follow
*REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  Friday, July 18, 2014*
Registration Forms Available at all
Parks & Recreation Facilities, Gyms, Aquatic Pools,
S. Tokunaga Store (Hilo) & J. Hara Store (Kurtistown)
For more information call (808) 962-2103 or (808) 936-4285.

September

32th Annual Hawai`i Kupuna Hula Festival
Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort and Spa Convention Center
September 10-11, 2014, 5:00 p.m.
Craft Fair: 8:00 a.m.
Kelly Hudik, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 323-4340

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
September 12, 2014, Time 6:30 p.m.
Lawn chairs are welcome
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 
2014 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
September 13, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

October

2014 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
October 4th or 11th, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699


Kamana Karaoke Recital
October 16, 2014, 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Hilo Daijingu
Iris Higa, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 
West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
October 17, 2014, Time 6:30 p.m.
Lawn chairs are welcome
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699


FHB Primetime Wellness Fair
October 24, 2014, 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Edith Kanakaole Tennis Stadium
Margaret Yafuso, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 966-5801

November

2014 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
November 1th or 8th, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
November 21, 2014, Time 6:30 p.m.
Lawn chairs are welcome
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

December

2014 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
December 6th or 13th, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
December 12, 2014, Time 6:30 p.m.
Lawn chairs are welcome
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699