In her shoes

  • Sporting knee-high boots with tall heels, Doug Adams, Hawaii County director of Research and Development, holds onto his wife, Deb Lewis, as they walk together Saturday during the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event in downtown Hilo. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald A man wears socks with his purple heels while participating in To Walk a Mile in Her Shoes hosted by the YWCA in downtown Hilo on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Kaena Hasegawa looks down at his red pumps while walking in the To Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event in downtown Hilo on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022.

On Saturday morning, dozens of men strolled through downtown Hilo sporting high heels.