04 May '07
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This Saturday a celebration of Uncle Don's Legacy will be held on the very beach that made Waikiki a world renowned destination. The City will Close the entire street to make way for an estimated 25,000 people (that's huge). If your in Town come through and Cruise on the beach kick back, should have all kine entertainment going on. Below is the information from KGMB.
We know not everyone can make it into Waikiki on Saturday, but everyone should be able to say goodbye. That's why we're dedicating the full evening to Don Ho and his remarkable life.
The entire state of Hawaii will be able to see Don Ho's Memorial service and say goodbye to one of Hawaii's favorite sons in a celebration of his life on Saturday, May 5th, 2007, live from Waikiki on KGMB9. The live broadcast will begin at 4:30 p.m. and will continue into the night, wrapping up a with a special edition of KGMB9 News at 10.
KGMB9 will cover all of the evening's activities from various vantage points. The live broadcast is scheduled to begin as family and close friends gather to remember the legendary entertainer at a private service and continues as a large flotilla moves offshore Waikiki where Ho's ashes will be scattered.
Live coverage will continue at Queen's Surf Beach, where the public tribute and celebration of Don Ho's legacy begins at 7 p.m. with a full complement of speakers and a remarkable lineup of entertainers.