ANT-MAN New Movie Review


I enjoy most Marvel movies but many of them suffer from the same problem: they take themselves too seriously. It’s one thing to make a straight-faced film about a muscular Norse god who wields a hammer, can fly and has wind-blown locks. It’s another to make such a film–Kenneth Branagh’s Thor–as a Shakespearean update with […]

World’s Largest Golf Outing at Kaanapali Golf Resort


Kaanapali Golf Resort joins more than a dozen states and courses this Monday, Aug. 3 for the World’s Largest Golf Outing. It’s a fundraiser for the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). The registration includes a donation to WWP, green fee and swag. The highest fundraising team and the lowest scoring team will each win a prize. $99 […]

Maui Masterworks Festival at @MauiArtsCulture Center

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The Maui Chamber Orchestra presents the Maui Masterworks Festival and a premiere of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozartʻs Great Mass in C Minor this Sunday, Aug. 2 at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. More than 100 singers, including the Maui Masterworks Chorale, will be joined by Audrey Luna, LaDonna Manternach, Jim Price and Eric Trumpowsky under the direction of Maestro Robert E. Wills. The afternoon will feature pieces like Horn […]

Fourth Annual Kraig Vickers 5K and 3K Run


  The fourth annual Kraig Vickers 5K and 3K Run returns to Maui’s north shore this Sunday, Aug. 2 at Kanaha Beach Park. It’s a tribute to the Maui serviceman killed in combat in Afghanistan, and we’re all invited to participate in the walk/run in his memory. The course starts at the end of Kanaha Beach Park and finishes at Kanaha’s […]

Maui Pranksters’ tribute to Jerry Garcia and The Grateful Dead


Celebrate the life and music of Jerry Garcia & The Grateful Dead with the Maui Pranksters this Saturday, Aug. 1 at Charley’s. The “The Days Between” show will feature the Maui Pranksters’ psychedelic, jam rock. Inspired by Jerry Garcia and Grateful Dead songs, the group continue on this North Shore tradition. 21+ 10pm. $10. Charley’s Restaurant and […]

DOGust the 1st Birthday Bash


This Saturday, Aug. 1, the Maui Humane Society invites you to DOGust the 1st, a party celebrating the birth of all of the shelter’s dogs. Bring the ohana for cake, a pinata, scavenger hunt and more. Take a break from the fun in the sun with Tutu’s Shave Ice or grab lunch from the Big Beach BBQ […]

Lanai Fifth Friday Town Party


Lanai rejoins the Friday Town Party fun this Friday, July 31 with Fifth Friday Lanai. Gather the family for a night of food booths, music and a special ’80s double-feature movie screening of Honey, I Shrunk the Kids and Raiders of the Lost Ark. Stroll the  classic and custom cars display, tour the newly renovated Lanai Theater as well […]

The Society of Seven at @MauiArtsCulture Center


Spanning more than five decades of show business, The Society of Seven will perform at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center this Friday, July 31. Tony Ruivivar, Bert Sagum, Michael Laygo, Hoku Low, Wayne Wakai, Jun Estanislau and Roy Venturina reunite to bring fans their signature charm. Joining them will be vocalist Lhey Bella. Brace yourself for the […]

Bay to Hawaii Blue Moon Festival at the Wailuku Banyan Tree

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Kokopele Maui presents the Blue Moon Festival this Friday, July 31 under Wailuku’s Banyan tree. The evening’s lineup includes Kreayshawn, The Grouch, The Free Radicals Projekt and more. The event is open to all ages and various vendors will be on hand with food available for purchase. Be sure to check out Kokopele’s famous jerk […]

Baldwin Theatre Guild celebrates 50 Years


The Baldwin Theatre Guild commemorates 50 years with a four-day reunion kicking off this Thursday, July 30. Thursday brings students past and present together at Loudon Mini Theatre–aka, The Drama Room. Pau Hana your week with Friday’s Birthday Bash in town (ticket holders will be sent the location). Saturday is packed with a Family Beach Day […]

Akaku Basic Field Production Training Course


Ever wondered what happens behind the scenes of a TV crew? Akaku’s Basic Field Production Training takes aspiring producers on a three-day course covering lights, cameras and action. The course, which runs Thursday, July 30 through Saturday, Aug. 1, culminates with a practice run shooting a project in the community. Students will be able to […]

Free Ikaika Beamer concert at Baldwin House Museum

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The Lahaina Restoration Foundation is presenting musician Ikaika Blackburn during this month’s Hawaiian Music Series on Thursday, July 30. A founding member of the Na Hoku Hanohano Award winning group Na Hoa, Blackburn’s nostalgic falsetto vocals are wonderfully reminiscent of traditional Hawaiian song. Chairs are limited, blankets or low lying beach chairs are welcome. Free. 6-7:30pm Baldwin […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | July 23-29, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI Kawika Kahiapo Slack Key Guitar – Wed. Jul 29. Kawika’s interest in music began at an early age, when, inspired by his father, he spent many hours practicing guitar alone. Some of his fondest memories are of their “garage” jam sessions, when “Pops” Gabby Pahinui would show up at their house […]

MauiTime’s Maui Movie Theaters & Showtimes | July 23-29, 2015

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NEW THIS WEEK THE BREAKUP PLAYLIST – NR – Drama/Romance – An aspiring singer and a rock star collaborate on a song, then start to develop feelings for each other. 90 min. PAPER TOWNS – PG13 – Drama/Romance – A young man and his buddies go on the road to find the missing girl next […]

How To Protect Yourself From Con Artists


  Wailuku Public Library hosts Investor Education Specialist Theresa Kong for the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) this Tuesday, July 28. Learn how you can better protect yourself and your assets from con artists. Kong’s presentation will cover predatory tactics, preventative tips and explain the resources offered to consumers by the DCCA. Be informed about the […]

Uncle Willie K Warehouse Band plays at Frank Lloyd Wright Marilyn Monroe House Maui King Kamehameha Golf Club

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I’ve rarely had the chance to admire the grandeur of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed King Kamehameha Golf Club in Waikapu since it opened in 1993. But now that Uncle Willie K and the Warehouse Blues Band will be doing a show there every Thursday, I have gotten another chance to see this beautiful part of […]