The Holiday Classic is held in November at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam and Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay. This event includes a multi-division 2 day Basketball tournament and Individual Skills Competition, Singles, and Unified® Team Bowling competitions, and traditional and Unified® Doubles Bocce tournaments for over 800 athletes. The Holiday Classic marks the end of the Fall season.
The 2020 Holiday Classic is tentatively scheduled for November 21st & 22nd. View the Coaches Handbook and sports specific packets and rules below.
Changes for the 2019 Holiday Classic
Bocce competition on Saturday will begin at 11:30 am to accommodate some Neighbor Island flight times.
All 8-21 (Male and Female) singles and ramp singles bowler will bowl together in one session starting at 9:00am on Sunday at K-Bay Lanes.
The Hickam Bowling Center will be going through some renovations to the spectator/seating areas from Lanes 22-30. The Lanes,bathrooms and wheelchair accessibility will not be affected.
Basketball teams and divisions may be playing indifferent locations than in 2018.
Certain divisions may play games in one venue on Saturday and in another on Sunday. Please refer to the Basketball Coaches Guide or the Coaches Handbook.
Vaping is now specifically not allowed at Special Olympics Hawaii events.
Passes for BOTH the Joint Base and K-Bay will be mailed or given to Area Directors. We are no longer able to e-mail any passes.All original passes have a stamp and cannot be copied.
For anyone wanting to gain access to either base, if you do not have a pass or a military escort, please DO NOT show up at either base and expect to gain access. You will be turned away.
2019 Silver Medal Sponsor
Certified Hawaiian Designs
2019 Bronze Medal Sponsors
Hickam Officers’ Spouses’ Club
2019 Meal Sponsor