Marine Events

Information and dates shown on this page are subject to change without notice. Not all permits issued by DOBOR throughout the State may be represented here. Events are subject to cancellation and/or modification at the discretion of DOBOR and the US Coast Guard.

Marine Event Permits grant the sponsor use of the ocean waters only, to hold the described event at the prescribed ocean water location, on the stated date and between the designated times. The permit does not entitle the holder to the exclusive use of the described location.

This page was last updated on April 9, 2019.

For the listing of events to be held on Oahu’s south shore in the waters off Kewalo Basin, visit the: Kewalo Park Surfing Contest Schedule for 2019.

 

PERMITS FOR WATERS OFF O`AHU

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-068 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:         SPECIAL EVENT AT FOUR SEASONS RESORT OAHU

Event Description:      Fireworks Display

Event Location:         Offshore of Four Seasons Resort Oahu, Approximately 1000’ offshore

Dates of Event:         April 9, 2019  

Time of Event:           8:45pm (approximately, firing time – 5 minutes); 8:15pm – 9:15pm (firing window); 7:00pm prep/set up – 9:15pm cool down

Event Sponsor:         Hawaii Explosives & Pyrotechnics, Inc.

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-075 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          HASA SURF SERIES                 

Event Description:      Surfing Contest

Event Location:          Sunset Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:          April 7-15, 2019 (2 day event)   

Time of Event:           8:00am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:          HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-076 Date Approved:  March 29, 2019

Name of Event:          RELL SUNN MENEHUNE CHAMPIONSHIP    

Event Description:      Surfing Contest

Event Location:          Makaha Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:          April 20-21, 2019 (2 day event) 

Time of Event:           7:00am to 5:00 pm

Event Sponsor:          HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-078 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          NA KAMA KAI OCEAN CLINIC            

Event Description:      Surf Contest (Canoes, surfboards, SUP)

Event Location:          Pokai Bay Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:          April 14, 2019     

Time of Event:           6:00 am to 5:00 pm

Event Sponsor:          NA KAMA KAI       

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-079 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:           KAIWI RELAY RACE     

Event Description:      One Man Canoe Race

Event Location:         Kaluakoi Beach Waters (Molokai) to Ala Wai Ocean Waters (Oahu) outside channel  

Dates of Event:          April 20, 2019  

Time of Event:           9:00am to 6:00pm 

Event Sponsor:    PADDLING ATHLETES ASSOCIATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-080 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          HUI WAA PRESEASON RACE

Event Description:      Canoe Race

Event Location:          Keehi SRA Ocean Waters to Diamond Head Buoy and Return   

Dates of Event:          April 20, 2019     

Time of Event:           6:00 am to 2:00 pm

Event Sponsor:    NA OHANA O NA HUI WA’A CANOE ASSOCIATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-081 Date Approved:  March 29, 2019

Name of Event:          KAHIAU IRON CHALLENGE     

Event Description:      Canoe Race (6 man canoe)

Event Location:          Start at Keehi Lagoon Canoe Facility to outside near Reef Runway and Return  

Dates of Event:          April 13, 2019     

Time of Event:           6:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Sponsor:    OHCRA           

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-082 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          KALA KUKEA RACE

Event Description:      Canoe Race

Event Location:          Inside Maunalua Bay Ocean Waters to right outside and return to Maunalua Ramp

Dates of Event:          April 27, 2019     

Time of Event:           7:00 am to 2:00 pm

Event Sponsor:    OAHU HAWAIIAN CANOE RACING ASSOCIATION (OHCRA)

 

 Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-083 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          HUI WAA PRESEASON RACE

Event Description:      Canoe Race

Event Location:          Pokai Bay Ocean Waters to Maili Ocean Waters and Makaha Ocean Waters and Return   

Dates of Event:          April 27, 2019     

Time of Event:           6:00 am to 2:00 pm

Event Sponsor:    NA OHANA O NA HUI WA’A CANOE ASSOCIATION

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-084 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          RABBIT ISLAND RACE 

Event Description:      Sailing Contest

Event Location:          Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor to Waimanalo and Return

Dates of Event:          April 20, 2019     

Time of Event:           11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Event Sponsor:          HAWAII YACHT CLUB      

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-085 Date Approved:  March 29, 2019

Name of Event:          RING OF FIRE REGATTA

Event Description:      Sailboat Race

Event Location:         Maunalua Bay Ocean Waters to the Hawaii Yacht Club

Dates of Event:          April 19-20, 2019 (2 day event)

Time of Event:           10:00am to 5:00pm           

Event Sponsor:          HAWAII KAI BOAT CLUB  

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-086 Date Approved:  March 27, 2019

Name of Event:          DINGHY TRANSPAC

Event Description:      Sailboat Race

Event Location:         Maunalua Bay Ocean Waters to the Hawaii Yacht Club

Dates of Event:          April 21, 2019

Time of Event:           10:00am to 5:00pm           

Event Sponsor:          HAWAII KAI BOAT CLUB  

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-087 Date Approved:  March 27, 2019

Name of Event:          HASA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP            

Event Description:      Surfing Contest

Event Location:          Ala Moana Beach Park Ocean Waters (Surf Spot “Bowls”)

Dates of Event:          April 24-28, 2019 (2 day event) 

Time of Event:           7:00am to 5:30 pm

Event Sponsor:          HAWAII AMATEUR SURFING ASSOCIATION/AAU

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-090 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:          2nd ANNUAL HOLOKAI BIATHLON                

Event Description:      Swimming Portion of Biathlon

Event Location:          Ala Moana Beach Park Ocean Waters

Dates of Event:          April 28, 2019     

Time of Event:           7:00 am to 11:00 am

Event Sponsor:    HUGS – HELP, UNDERSTANDING & GROUP SUPPORT

 

Permit for Marine/Ocean Event No.: 19-091 Date Approved:  March 22, 2019

Name of Event:         SPECIAL EVENT IN LANIKUHONUA

Event Description:      Fireworks Display

Event Location:         Offshore of Lanikuhonua, Oahu, Approximately 1000’ offshore

Dates of Event:         April 18, 2019  

Time of Event:           8:45pm (approximately, firing time – 5 minutes); 8:00pm – 9:00pm (firing window); 7:30pm prep/set up – 9:05pm cool down

Event Sponsor:         Hawaii Explosives & Pyrotechnics, Inc.

 

This page was last updated on April 9, 2019.