Rainbows Over Waikiki — spreading pride and aloha throughout Waikiki! This special Honolulu Pride™community awareness project was on view October 9-22 in heart of Waikiki.
Rainbows Over Waikiki: more than 150 Rainbow Flags welcoming local residents and visitors to Waikiki in celebration of Honolulu Pride™ events from October 9 -22.
The project was sponsored by dozens of businesses, faith groups, community organizations, families and individuals in support of Hawaii’s LGBTQ+ community.
Mahalo to all our Rainbows Over Waikiki sponsors!
Click the forward / backward arrows to see maps indicating locations of the Rainbows Over Waikiki flags. Numbers on maps correspond with sponsors listed below.
Ala Moana Boulevard and Kalakaua Avenue:
1 – 83. Veronica Gail Worth (83 flags)
84. David S. Brustein, Attorney at Law
85. David McEwan, M.D.
86 – 88. Diamond Head Market and Grill (3 flags)
89. Anonymous Donor
90. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
91. St. Clement’s Episcopal Church
92. Central Union Church, Rainbow Family Foundation, Neal Williams and John Berger
93. Steve Lohse, The First Unitarian Church of Honolulu
94. Lutheran Church of Honolulu, Mary Magdalene Society, James Cartwright & L. Thomas Ramsey
95. Brad Nelson, alohabrad.com, Hawaii Pacific Realty Group
96. Gay Marriage in Paradise.com – June Dillinger
97. Larry Smith 98 Tapa’s Restaurant & Lanai Bar
99. Office Pavilion Hawaii
100. Carolee Higashino, A White Orchard Wedding Inc.
101 – 120. Sheraton Waikiki (20 flags)
121. In loving memory of Jay Mays, Fred Methered, Guy Yates, Bill Woods, Will Moos and Joan Hudson
122. Pam Davis, HG Mortgage
123. Central Union Church
124. Lee M. Yarbrough, Attorney at Law & CPA
125. In Between Waikiki
126. OutServe-SLDN Hawaii
127. Nathan Leo
128. Joe Pineda and Tom Merrick
129. Rick Velasquez, VA Pacific Islands Health Care System – LGBT Council
130. Maui Pride
131. Tim “TJ” Jones – Haloa Beverage Company
132. The Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu
133. Puakea Nogelmeier
134. Val Terrazas
135. Scott D. Larimer, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Hawaii Realty
136 – 137. Kaypeeson Honolulu (2 flags)
138. Billy Pulaski
139. Dan Weddle & Peter Fam
140. Rev. Toni Baran, Gay Hawaii Weddings
141. JD Panetta, Steve Gormley, Windward Digestive Health Center
142. F. Dewolfe Miller and Jennifer Frank
143. Jennifer Blair
144. MEKMD, Inc.
145. Marc Kruger & Brit Matsumoto
147. Maile Gresham
148. Kamalani Wilson, PULS Designs
149 – 150. Melvin Jadulang and Randall McCready (2 flags)
151. Map Vision, Inc.
152. Drs. Graham Burns & Erika Sox Burns
153. Will Coleman & Chris Frendreis
154. Veterinary Emergency + Referral Center of Hawaii (Drs. Burns)
155. Alvin Law, Aaron Meyer, Steve Magan – Hawaii Gay Flag Football
156. Andrew Boorman & Robert Boyack
157. Leighton Yuen
158. D.J. Dole and Travis Knott
159. Cameron Miyamoto
160. Ellen O’Brien, Zachary A. Creech, Jason Alvin Theodorson, Dale Pendleton, Hitomi Nihei PSYD LLC
161. In Memory of Russell Kauffman
162. Shirley Ann Kauffman
163 – 164. Hulas Bar & Lei Stand (2 flags)
165. Donald Kauffman
166. Joseph Shorba, dba Koko Head Dance Studio
167. Robert Kauffman, Robert Kauffman Consulting, LLC
168. William J. Sabel
Waikiki Shell Diamond Head Greens:
Honolulu Gay & Lesbian Cultural Foundation