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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 and 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 J. 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

 

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

 

News

Department of Parks and Recreation Receives $50,000 State Grant to Control Little Fire Ants

2015 Maintenance-Closure Schedule for Select Hawai‘i County Parks 

 



Class Schedules

Aquatics - Program Guides

Culture and Education Division – East and West Classes

Elderly Recreation Services – Senior Citizen Classes

Recreation Division – Program Guides

Recreation Division - Summer Fun Flyers


 

April

22nd Annual Biggest Easter Egg Hunt (Flyer)
Friday, April 3, 2015, Wong Stadium, Gates Open at 7:30 a.m.

KEIKI SPECIAL EVENTS
8:30-10:00 a.m.
  Easter Crafts, Tattoos & Coloring Station

Contests
Beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Milk Drinking, Ice Cream Eating,
Egg Fight.  (Age Groups: 5-6, 7-8, 9-12)

7:30-9:00 a.m.
Keiki I.D.

EASTER EGG HUNT:
5 years - 12 years: 
Beginning at 10:00 a.m. 
(No adults allowed on the field)

Sponsored by the Department of Parks & Recreation, Hilo Jaycees, Hilo High School Key Club and
In Partnership With Waiakea High School Key Club, Hilo Intermediate Builders, Hawai`i Police Department,
Circle K, East Hawai`i Kiwanis, Hawai`i Fire Department, Office of the Prosecuting Attorney & Men of Pa`a
For more information call (808) 938-2014

 

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
April 4, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
April 10, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
April Jewels
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

Hawai`i State Senior Karaoke Revue
April 16, 2015
Aunty Sally’s Lu`au Hale
12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. (Doors open at 11:00 a.m.)
Iris Higa, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

May

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
May 2, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

ERS: Talent Show
Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale
May 6, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
May 8, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
Merry May
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

ERS: Big Island Senior Golf Tournament
Waikoloa King’s Course
May 15, 2015 
Check in 7:00 a.m. Shotgun start 7:30 a.m.
Registration begins Tuesday, March 17 at 7:45 a.m.
Register at the West Hawai`i Civic Center or the Kamana Senior Center
Registration taken on a first come first serve basis
until slots are filled or until April 24, 2015
Kelly Hudik, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 323-4340
 
 
RSVP: Blood Drive

Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale
May 26, 2015, 8:00 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
Kathleen Azevedo, RSVP, (808) 961-8730 

 

June

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
June 6, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

Summer Fun Flyers
June 8 - July 17, 2015
For more information, call the Recreation Division Office at 961-8740

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
June 12, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
June Tunes
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

July

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
July 4, 2015, Saturday, 7:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

RSVP: Blood Drive
Kailua LDS Church, Kona
July 8, 2015, 11:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Kaui Paleka-Kama, RSVP, (808) 961-8730

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
July 10, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
July Fireworks
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

ERS: 41st Annual Hawai‘i Kupuna Softball Tournament
Walter Victor Stadium, Hilo
July 16-17, 2015
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

August

ERS: 40th Annual Hawai‘i State Senior Citizens Softball Tournament
Maka‘eo Park, Kona
August 4-6, 2015
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
August 7, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
Awesome August
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
August 15, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

September

ERS: 33rd Annual Hawai‘i Kupuna Hula Festival
Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort and Spa Convention Center
September 9-10, 2015, 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 11, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
September Memories
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
September 12, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

October

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
October 3/10, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

ERS: Kamana Karaoke Recital
Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale
October 14, 2015, 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Iris Higa, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

ERS: FHB Primetime Wellness Fair 
Sheraton Keauhou Resort and Spa Convention Center
October 16, 2015, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  
Margaret Yafuso, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 966-5801

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
October 23, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
October Festival Music
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

RSVP: Read to Me Family Day
Hilo Public Library
October 31, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Kaui Paleka-Kama, RSVP, (808) 961-8730

 

November

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
November 7/14, 2015, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

RSVP: Blood Drive
Kailua LDS Church, Kona
November 9, 2015, 11:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Kaui Paleka-Kama, RSVP, (808) 961-8730

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
November 13, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
November Harvest
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

December

2015 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule 
December 5/12, 2015, 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 11, 2015, Time 6:30 p.m.
December Lights
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699