‘Project Kuleana’ at the @MauiArtsCulture Center


The Maui Arts and Cultural Center’s Heritage Film Festival presents Project Kuleana this Saturday, Sept. 5. A movement created by Sean Naleimaile, Kihei Nahale-a and Kamakoa Lindsey-Asing–who share the view that kuleana is what makes music Hawaiian–the evening includes screenings of several short films, a live performance and a Q&A session. Join in the effort to promote lokahi, […]

‘Hearts On Fire’ Burning Man Party at Casanova


HoneyGirl Productions invites burners to their Burning Man Party HEARTS ON FIRE this Saturday, Sept. 5, at Casanova. With DJ Keegan House, Remy and Jamison in the mix, those who couldn’t make it to Black Rock Desert this year can still participate, Maui style! Go-go dancers and special effects will add to the festive atmosphere. 21+. $10. Doors open […]

14th annual Richard Hoopii Leo Kiekie Falsetto Competition

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Festivals of Aloha‘s Richard Ho`opi`i Leo Ki`eki`e Falsetto Competition returns for its 14th consecutive year this Saturday, Sept. 5. The contest showcases Maui’s finest amateur male falsetto performers. It’s an opportunity to highlight Hawaiian language and music traditions, and the evening will also feature special guest performances. Festivals of Aloha ribbon accepted for entry. Admission advance $5/ $10 […]

Comedian Chris D’Elia at the @MauiArtsCulture Center


Star of NBC’s Undateable and Whitney, comedian Chris D’Elia will perform this Friday, Sept. 4 at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. The New Jersey native has appeared on Comedy Central as well as Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The son of a producer/director, D’Elia has also recorded a parody rap album as MC “Chank Smith.” Catch Variety’s “Top 10 comics […]

Wailuku First Friday Town Party


Shop local merchants, enjoy live music at every corner and pick up dinner for the ohana at the Wailuku First Friday town party this Friday, Sept. 4. With much to explore, kama’aina and tourists alike can mingle throughout cozy Wailuku Town. Pau hana with friends in the beer garden, which helps Kumu A’o Inc. Or unwind during Body Alive […]

Country Music Cutie and Superstar Billy Currington Tickets on Sale tomorrow! @MauiArtsCulture Center

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Ladies, get your phones ready because country superstar and cutie Billy Currington is coming to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center (MACC). Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10am. Currington will have special guests Anuhea and Marty Dread at the A&B Amphitheatre on Saturday, Oct. 17. This summer, he celebrates his ninth #1 hit “Don’t It” […]

MAN CANDY LIVE at Hotel Molokai


Grab your girls for the ultimate ladies night with MAN CANDY LIVE this Thursday, Sept. 3 at the Hotel Molokai. A stop off their UNWRAPPED tour, the gentlemen of MCL will turn the heat up on the Friendly Isle, leaving little to the imagination. Find out how you can win a chance to meet the fine fellas by […]

MauiTime’s Maui Movie Theaters & Showtimes | Aug. 27-Sept. 2, 2015

Straight Outta Compton

NEW THIS WEEK ARTISTS DEN PRESENTS ALT-J – NR – Music – Concert film about the UK rock band alt-j. 80 min. DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL – R – Drama/Romance – A teen artist living in San Francisco in the 1970s has an affair with her mother’s boyfriend. 102 min. THE TRANSPORTER REFUELED – […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | Aug. 27-Sept. 2, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI Maui Youth Trio Meheu – Thu. Aug 27. Enjoy the sweet sounds of the Maui trio, Meheu, at Lahaina Restoration Foundation’s free monthly Hawaiian Music Series concert. The young men of Meheu, Grant Kono, Maleko Lorenzo and Greg Juan, will take you on a journey to each island of Hawai‘i with […]


Straight Outta Compton

Three years ago, I was interviewing Ice Cube when the N.W.A. movie came up. He was doing promotional rounds for 21 Jump St. and I was thrilled to be speaking with an actor and artist I’d been a fan of for most of my life. A good, open conversation ended with the inevitable question of […]

Native Hawaiian Plant and Taro Sale at Maui Nui Botanical Garden


Maui Nui Botanical Garden invites the public to its Native Hawaiian Plant and Taro Sale this Saturday, Aug. 29. Learn about the flora that are native to Hawaii while supporting local native plant growers. Don’t know where to start? Plant experts will be available to help pick out the plants appropriate for your residence. 9am-12pm. Maui Nui […]

Pu`u Kukui Elementary School Garden Installation Day


Pu`u Kukui Elementary School‘s Garden Installation Day takes place this Saturday, Aug. 29. Volunteers are invited to roll up their sleeves and kokua with planting beds, irrigation systems installation, paths, mulch, composting/soil building and tilling. The garden will offer students an opportunity to learn about the living garden, as well as offer fresh produce. Closed-toed shoes and sun […]

Ka Po I Ka Po`okela Bodybuilding at the Westin Maui Resort


The Ka Po I Ka Po’okela Bodybuilding Event returns to Maui for the second year this Saturday, Aug. 29 to the Westin Maui Resort and Spa. The competition will pit fitness enthusiasts–teens and adults–in a variety of categories including Bodybuilding, Figure and Physique. Attendees are invited to watch the competition and stroll local vendors. Special guests include Tamara […]

Monk Seal Foundation Benefit from @MauiBrewco


  Drink local and support the Monk Seal Foundation (MSF) this Friday, Aug. 28 at Maui Brewing Company in Kahana. Maui Brewco will donate half of the evening’s sales of Maui beer–nearly two dozen locally made beers–to the Monk Seal Foundation. A local nonprofit dedicated to the endangered Hawaiian monk seal, MSF raises awareness via outreach, community partnership […]

Maui Sings at the Maui Mall


Are you Maui’s next big voice? Maui Mall, Native 92.5 and DJP Productions present Maui Mall Sings this Friday, Aug. 28 at the Maui Mall. Cheer on 15 contestants as they belt out their best tune for a chance to make a professional recording of their song. Second and third place entries will also get recognition. Who will […]

Free Ukulele Lesson with Derick Sebastian at Hula Grill


Kick off the weekend on a high note with a free ukulele lesson from Maui’s Derick Sebastian at Hula Grill this Friday, Aug. 28. Having performed for big names including Boys II Men, Sara Evans, Oprah Winfrey and Steven Tyler, the Maui native continues to spread aloha one strum at a time. All experience levels welcome. Stick around […]