McDonaldâ€™s of Koapaka, located on the former Byron’s Drive In lot near the Honolulu International Airport, will celebrate its grand opening â€œpau hanaâ€ style on Friday, Jan. 9 from 3 to 8 p.m. The public is invited to attend festivities that will include Big MacÂ® sandwiches for only 99-cents from 5 to 8 p.m.
In addition, attendees will also enjoy a traditional Chinese Lion Dance, a Ronald McDonald meet and greet, live radio broadcast with Krey-Z Oshiro of Island 98.5, entertainment by Simple Souls and prize giveaways throughout the evening. Customers at McDonaldâ€™s of Koapaka will enjoy the new double lane drive-thru, dual-point order system (completed orders called out by number) interior dÃ©cor and seating, as well as exterior patio seating.
The â€œPau Hanaâ€ timeline is as follows:
3 to 6 p.m.: Island 98.5 Live Radio Broadcast with Krey-Z Oshiro
3 p.m.: Meet and Greet with Ronald McDonald
4 p.m.: Chinese Lion Dance
5 to 8 p.m.: 99-cent Big Mac Sandwich Deal
6 to 8 p.m.: Simple Souls
McDonaldâ€™s Restaurants of Hawaii has 86 restaurants and more than 5,200 employees in Hawaii, Guam and Saipan. In Hawaii alone, the company has 76 restaurants and more than 4,600 employees. McDonaldâ€™s total economic impact on the state yearly, directly and indirectly, is about $370 million in spending and nearly 12,000 jobs in the community. McDonaldâ€™s prides itself on offering career opportunities to employees, with most managers staying with the company for more than 18 years. Follow McDonaldâ€™s Restaurants of Hawaii on Twitter at @McDonaldsHawaii.