Hundreds participate in annual Hilo Women’s March

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald The Hawaii Island Hilo Women's March takes off from the Hawaii State Building Saturday in Hilo.
  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald The Hawaii Island Hilo Women's March takes off from the Hawaii State Building Saturday in Hilo.

The third annual Hilo Women’s March was as much a celebration as a demonstration, with many participants still riding the wave of excitement from the influx of women being elected to Congress last November.