Kamehameha Day festivities canceled due to virus

The Kamehameha statue is adorn with lei on Kamehameha Day in Hilo on June 11, 2019. HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald

Units head to the Hoolaulea at Kamehameha Park after the 2017 King Kamehameha Day Parade in North Kohala. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today, file)

The Island of Hawaii is represented at the King Kamehameha Day Parade in 2018 in Kailua-Kona. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today, file)

Kamehameha Day festivities are the latest addition to the ever-growing list of events canceled or postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.