Applications for fair parade available

Applications to join the Maui Fair Parade on Oct. 4 down Kaahumanu and Kana-loa avenues are available.

Register and submit applications online at

The deadline for completed parade applications is Sept. 10; there will be no exceptions.

A mandatory meeting will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Haynes Meeting Room.

The Fair Alliance prohibits any display of commercial advertising (including banners, posters, clothing, hats, pamphlets, pins and stickers) on or by any person, unit or part of a unit in the parade, with the exception of pre-approved units with commercial logos and Maui Fair sponsor units.

The parade, marking the opening of the four-day 96th Maui Fair, begins at 4:30 p.m. and runs from University of Hawaii Maui College, down Kaahumanu Avenue, turning onto Kanaloa Avenue and ending at the War Memorial Stadium parking lot.

The fairgrounds at the War Memorial Complex will open at 5 p.m. that day.

The fair continues to accept corporate sponsors. Go to the fair website at for more information.