Kailua Village Business Improvement District (KVBID) launched a free smartphone application that users can download to learn more about history, significant sites & things to do along Royal Footsteps Along the Kona Coast, the state’s 2nd Hawaii Scenic Byway. The Kona Royal Footsteps APP is an interpretive experience that focuses on Alii Drive’s roughly 7 miles of roadway with seven centuries of archaeological, historic & cultural traditions and more than 2 dozen impressive points of interest. Smartphone Application, Royal Footsteps, Historical Kailua, Kona Coast, Free Smartphone, Scenic Byway, Business Improvements, Improvements District, Hawaii
KING KAMEHAMEHA DAY PARADE IN KAILUA VILLAGE — June 15, 2013. West Hawaiʻi will gather to honor the great aliʻi, King Kamehameha I, who established the first capital of the united Hawaiian Kingdom here in Kailua-Kona at Kamakahonu. It starts at 9 AM @ Royal Kona Resort, then heads north on Aliʻi Drive past Kamakahonu Beach near the pier, then up Palani Road to Kuakini Hwy. Adorned in the flowers & colors of the Hawaiian Islands, regal Paʻu riders on horseback will represent the 8 islands.
KONA LŪʻAU INFO — BIG ISLAND LUAUS (booking agent). There is a wide variety of lūʻau on the Big Island we offer, including the Sheraton Kona Lūʻau, Royal Kona Lūʻau, Island Breeze Lūʻau, and Gathering of the Kings Lūʻau. Regardless of which lūʻau you choose, Big Island Luaus can save you money. Be sure to ask about group rates. When you’re planning & reserving lūʻau on the Big Island, go no further than Big Island Luaus - we have all of the best lūʻau at the best prices! (8/13/2013)
KONA TROLLEY -- Ride the open air Kona Trolley. Not only is it a fun way to experience Alii Drive, it's also a green strategy that reduces traffic. Convenient shuttle stops from Keauhou along Alii Drive and in and around Historic Kailua Village hit all the favorite beach and shopping stops. Riding the Kona Trolley costs just $2. Complete schedule is available online at www.historickailu...