*Editor’s note: Sunday’s event in Waikiki has been cancelled due to the inclement weather. It will not be rescheduled.*
Events to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack won’t be confined to Pearl Harbor.
A special movie night will be held on Waikiki’s Queen’s Beach on Sunday, Dec. 4, featuring a screening of the 1958 movie “Run Silent, Run Deep.”
The movie, which stars Clark Gable and Burt Lancaster, is based on a book by then-Commander Edward Beach Jr. depicting World War II submarine warfare in the Pacific Ocean.
The event also features performances by USO Show Troupe and U.S. Navy Rock Band.
Very limited reserved seating is available for members in summer white uniform. You can RSVP by contacting SUBPAC Public Affairs at (808) 473-0911.
General public seating is available on the beach and grass, and is free and open to the public. Blankets, folding chairs, food, and non-alcoholic drinks will be allowed (items subject to search).
5:30-6 p.m. – USO Show Troupe Performance
6-6:15 p.m. – Break
6:15-7:15 p.m. – Pacific Fleet Rock Band Performance
7:15-17:25 p.m. – Break
7:30 p.m. – Color Guard presents the colors, National Anthem/Hawaii Ponoi, “That Hat I Hold” reading
7:45 p.m. – Guest speaker Rear Adm. Fritz Roegge, Commander, Submarine Force U.S. Pacific Fleet, on “Waikiki: Then and Now”
8-9:30 p.m. – Feature presentation of “Run Silent, Run Deep”
Click here for KHON2’s ongoing coverage of the Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary commemoration.
Click here for more information on the commemoration itself.