Best of Maui Food and Drink

Food & Drink Best Ramen Restaurant Photo credit to Sean M. Hower Ramen Ya When you love noodles, just one noodle shop will do. Ramen Ya has incredible noodles, a rich broth and our readers decided that it’s the best. Their gyoza Happy Hour had nothing to do with it. Their set menu deals are […]

Best Of Maui’s Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment Best Male Musician Photo credit to Sean M. Hower Kanoa Kanoa Kukaua pushes the envelope when it comes to music, and Maui can’t get enough. Whether he’s creating videos on his youtube channel, looping or playing as half of the duo Kanoa and Jessica or in the band Gomega, Kanoa is passionate […]

CORRECTED: Best of Maui Politics And Environment

Politics and Environment Best County Official Alan Arakawa Going into an election in which five other people would like to replace him, we’re sure that Mayor Arakawa will appreciate the fact that our readers consider him the county’s best public official. Hey, have you seen his yellow campaign signs? The ones that say, “Mayor Arakawa–Getting […]

Best of Maui Sports and Leisure

Sports & Leisure Best Fitness Club Photo credit to Sean M. Hower Crossfit State of Mind After personally watching lots people get into the best shape of their lives through this program, it’s no wonder our readers once again chose CrossFit State of Mind as Maui’s best fitness club. Although the intense workouts can be […]

Best of Maui Goods and Services

Goods & Services Best Local Clothing Designer Photo credit to Sean M. Hower Maui Thing Our readers love Maui Thing for their original designs made for people of all ages. Their clothing encompasses the aloha spirit in their unique brand that was built upon the saying, “Stuck on Good.” And how could you be stuck […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | June 5-11th, 2014

BIG SHOWS 2014 MAUI FILM FESTIVAL – Jun 4-8. This annual film extravaganza on Maui is filled with outstanding cinema in all forms. Maui Film Festival has made a name for itself with a concentration on life-affirming films. The Festival offers a wide array of special events at the MACC, The Grand Wailea Resort, Wailea […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | May 29-June 4th, 2014

BIG SHOWS FEEL DI VIBZ- Fri, May 30. Come Upcountry this Friday night and check out the “Bring Them Together” album release party with The Lambsbread & Messenjah Selah LIVE. Roots Reggae, Dancehall, and a likkle bit mo fyah! Every last Friday of the month with DJ Irie Dole of Q103/Jah Warrior Shelter Hi-Fi, and […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | May 22-28th, 2014

BIG SHOWS ALOHA FRIDAZE WITH DJ KAMIKAZE & DJ BIG MIKE – Fri, May 23. Here’s a chance to dance, flirt and check out the North Shore’s nightlife scene. 21 and over. 10pm, $10 at the door. Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon. (142 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-579-8085; Charleysmaui.com POWER-UP’S COMEDY CIRCUS – Sat, May 24. The […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | May 15-21, 2014

Big Shows ‘90S NIGHT WITH DJ BLAST – Fri, May 16. Friday nights on the North Shore are always a for sure party! Bring your friends, meet new friends, mingle and get down and dirty on the dance floor. 10pm. $5 before 11pm, $10 after. 21 and over. Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon. (142 Hana Hwy., […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | May 8-14th, 2014

Big Shows KANANI ENOS – Sat, May 10. The South Kona singer, songwriter, musician and hula dancer is presenting an evening of music, storytelling, hula and heart. It will feature new and unreleased music as well as traditional and contemporary songs from her debut album Aloha I Ho‘okena. “Her music captures the essence of the […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | May 1-7th, 2014

Big Shows SOLO SESSIONS: JON ANDERSON – Fri, May 2. This evening will be a solo acoustic journey through Jon Anderson’s career, involving storytelling and singing the works he wrote for Yes and with Vangelis, as well as a few new songs–all self-accompanied on acoustic guitar, mountain dulcimer, piano and ‘ukulele. Tickets are $45 and […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events | April 17-23rd, 2014

Big Shows CURT YAGI & YUM YUM BEAST – Fri, Apr 18. Hosted by DJ Irie Dole of Q103 and Jah Warrior Shelter Hi-Fi, come upcountry and groove to Curt Yagi and his band, and Yum Yum Beast with members from Brown Chicken Brown Cow. Show starts at 9:30pm, 21 and over. $10 cover. Casanova […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events- April 10-16th, 2014

Big Shows LAHAINA TOWN PARTY – Fri, Apr 11. April’s Second Friday Town Party brings you Lahaina Town’s second annual Classic Car Show with a ‘50s rock n’ roll theme. Front Street will be closed from 6-9pm from Prison to Dickenson Streets. The Benny Uyetake Band will perform in Campbell Park and there will also […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events- April 3-9th, 2014

Big Shows ALOHA FRIDAZE WITH DJ KAMIKAZE & DJ BIG MIKE – Fri, Apr 4. Here’s a chance to dance, flirt and check out the North Shore’s nightlife scene. 21 and over. Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon. (142 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-579-8085; charleysmaui.com UNCLE WILLIE K’S WAREHOUSE BLUES BAND – Fri, Apr 4. As beloved as […]

MauiTime’s Awesome Calendar of Events: March 27-April 2nd

BIG SHOWS FEEL DI VYBZ WITH DJ IRIE DOLE OF Q103 – Fri, Mar 28. Spring Fling Jamaican Ting with special guest Gavinchi Brown. Represent Jamaican flag colors by wearing yellow, black and green. Get down and dirty with some dancehall, roots Reggae and hip-hop all mashed up! Every last Friday of the month. $10. […]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST ITALIAN FOOD: Casanova #BOM2013

Best Italian Food Casanova This bastion of late night lifestyle in Makawao is also our readers’ choice for the best place on the island to get best Italian food. Open for 26 years, Casanova offers fine dining during the earlier hours of the evening. There you can sit down with one of their wines over […]