Starting Thursday, July 4th and running through Sunday, July 7th is the 64th Annual Makawao Rodeo at the Oskie Rice Arena. This four day event is a favorite for locals and visitors to attend every year during the 4th of July holiday celebration.
The Makawao Parade is one of the highlights for the event. The parade will take place on Saturday, July 6th starting at 9:00 am. The parade is full of colorful floats, decorated horses, and lots of people marching along the route.
The schedule starts on July 4 with the prelims for the qualifying. On Friday the 5th, it’s BullBash. Gates will open at 4:00 pm with the show scheduled to begin at 6:30. On this day expect a beer garden and food vendors. On Saturday, July 6th, gates will open at 1:00 pm with the rodeo starting at 3:00 pm. Rodeo events include mugging, barrels, and sheep riding! On the final day Sunday, July 7th, gates will open at 10:00 am and the rodeo will begin at 12:30 pm. Sunday’s events include the finals and awards presentation.
Guests in attendance may want to bring an umbrella for shelter from various weather elements. Seating is provided by bleachers so plan accordingly.
Lahaina Loft, 736 Front Street, is offering two ticket options for those looking to celebrate the 4th in Lahaina. Lahaina Loft will be hosting a party in celebration from 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm.
General Admission party tickets will run $25.00. This grants you access to the event which will be air-conditioned, live music and dancing, refreshments, and a photo booth. A VIP pass will cost $50.00 and gives you all of the above and lanai access during the fireworks show.
Ticket goers are welcome to leave and re-enter the event. Enjoy all the festivities that will be happening in Lahaina for the 4th! Children 2 and under are free with an adult. Happy 4th!
4th of July for many is spent with family and friends celebrating with fireworks displays, delicious food, and entertainment. Front Street in Lahaina has music, Karaoke, event shirts, and fireworks starting at 8:00 pm. Many front street restaurants will be offering food and drink specials in celebration.
Another fun activity is the annual Lanai Pineapple Festival! This two-day event runs on Friday July 4th and Saturday July 5th. If you didn’t get your fill of fireworks you can see them at the festival starting at 9:00 pm on July 5th. Enjoy games, crafts, food booths, and entertainment. For those coming from Maui, make sure to check ferry schedules and make reservations if needed.
Starting Thursday July 3rd through Sunday July 6th is the Makawao Rodeo. Enjoy bull riding, barrel racing, team roping and more! Saturday is the Paniolo Parade with local celebrities and rodeo royalty! Free shuttle service to the parade is available from 7:00 am to 9:00 am.
We hope that everyone has a safe and happy Fourth of July weekend!