‘A Night at the Opera’ at the @MauiArtsCulture Center

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Enjoy a “Night at the Opera” this Saturday (7:30pm) and Sunday (3pm) with Maui Choral Arts at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Comprised of 50-70 singers, the group will perform classic opera choruses with special guests Bob Wills, Jerry Eiting and Lisa Paulson. Originally the Maui Symphony Chorus, MCA has performed islandwide since the […]

Adults Only Prom Night at Diamonds Ice Bar and Grill

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  It’s time to re-live a blast from the past and we’re talking about Prom Night. This Saturday, May 9, marks the return of Diamonds‘ annual Adults Only Prom. Get sassy, classy and a little trashy with your threads. Bring a date or a make it a group effort with DJ Blast, spiked punch and photo […]

Seabury Hall Craft Fair

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The annual Seabury Hall Craft Fair celebrates millennials by featuring some of the island’s most promising talent. In honor of the school’s 51st anniversary, student artists, entrepreneurs and chefs have taken the driver’s seat in the production of this year’s fair. Shop your last minute Mother’s Day gifts and stroll more than 100 crafters who’ve produced items ranging […]

Visitor Industry Charity Walk

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Walk it out with Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association this Saturday, May 9, during the 37th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk. Participants will begin and finish at War Memorial Soccer Field. The 3.1 mile walk benefits hundreds of nonprofits across the state. Stations will line the course to provide walkers with refreshments and fun activities. The event […]

ACTNOW Benefit supports ProArts Playhouse in Kihei


  Drama, comedy and improv! ACTNOW, a group of local actors, will perform on the ProArts Playhouse stage for two benefit shows this Friday and Saturday. Grab a few friends and support our local theater community. $10. 7:30pm. ProArts Playhouse (1280 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-463-6550, Proartspacific.com -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo courtesy ProArts Playhouse

Chaka Khan at the @MauiArtsCulture Center

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This Friday, May 8, ’80s icon and Grammy winning artist Chaka Khan will appear at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Responsible for belting the timeless hits “I’m every Woman,” “Ain’t Nobody” and “Tell Me Something Good,” Chaka Khan brought R&B Funk to audiences when she was with Rufus. Four decades later, she’s a Rock & Roll Hall […]

Lahaina Second Friday Town Party


Cruise on over to Maui’s Westside for Lahaina’s Second Friday Town Party. Kama’aina and visitors alike are welcome to sip champagne, listen to live music and shop local merchants and artisans along Front Street. Discover Lahaina’s past with candlelight tours at the historic Baldwin Home Museum (6-8:30pm) and Wo Hing Museum. Be sure to stop at the […]

Lahaina Arts Association donates thousands of dollars in scholarships to local art students


The Lahaina Arts Association recently awarded more than $3,000 in partial scholarships to local students pursuing art in college. The college support was part of the LAA’s 37th Annual Art Exhibit and Partial Scholarship Contest. The scholarships were awarded at a special artist’s reception that was held in the Old Jail Gallery. The competition was […]

Quizunderstood: How well do you know rejected Maui Police grant proposals?


1. The 2016 Primary Election is still 16 months away, but last week which Democratic Maui legislator held a $1,000/person fundraiser at Wolfgang’s Steakhouse in Waikiki? A. Senator J. Kalani English B. Senator Roz Baker C. Speaker Joe Souki D. Representative Justin Woodson E. Representative Lynn DeCoite 2. On Apr. 23, the County of Maui […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | April 30th-May 6th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI SIERRA LEONE’S REFUGEE ALL-STARS – Thu, Apr 30. These singers and musicians are a potent example of the redeeming power of music, and the ability of the human spirit to persevere through unimaginable hardship and emerge with optimism intact. From humble beginnings in West African refugee camps, the All-Stars have matured […]

MauiTime’s Maui Movie Theaters & Showtimes | April 30-May 6th, 2015

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NEW THIS WEEK AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON – PG13 – Action/Sci-Fi/Comics – The Avengers return to stop the evil robot Ultron, probably blowing up half the world in the process. Directed by Joss Whedon. 141 min. HOME – PG –  Animation – An alien escapes its homeworld and lands on Earth, where it makes friends […]

BREATH OF LIFE New Movie Review


No one wants to go to the movies to be lectured or talked down to, a quality documentary filmmaker Susan Kucera recognizes and avoids. Her latest work, Breath of Life, following her 2010 debut Trading on Thin Air, covers some of the same material as Al Gore’s celebrated An Inconvenient Truth but easily surpasses it. […]

A Night with The Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens

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Maui Nui Botanical Gardens presents a Night with The Flowers benefit this Sunday. Enjoy an evening of food, foliage and festive entertainment. Garden tours, info on the Maui Breadfruit Company and The Institute of Hawaiian Music and Wehiwehi O Leilehua are just a few of the evening’s highlights. Proceeds will benefit the garden. 21+. $100. 5-8pm. Maui […]

MAPA’s Spring Extravaganza @MauiArtsCulture


  Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) presents their Spring Extravaganza this Saturday and Sunday at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. Saturday afternoon (3pm) kicks off with jazz, tap and hip hop dance. The “MOVES “dance concert (7:30pm) features MAPA’S advanced performers, including a guest appearance by the professional dance company Ampersand. On Sunday […]

AARP Shredding and Food Drive


The AARP wants to shred your unwanted files this Saturday in exchange for a food donation (not required) to the Maui Food Bank. Start your spring cleaning while giving back to the community. The public is allotted up to four boxes of old tax forms, bank statements and other sensitive papers for convenient and confidential on-site destruction. 8am-noon. […]

Law Day Free Legal Clinic at Maui Mall


This Saturday, Hawaii State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division presents a special Law Day free legal clinic at the Maui Mall. Volunteer attorneys will provide legal information and answer questions. Get your bankruptcy, child custody, divorce, elder care, employment law, estate planning, landlord tenant, wills and trust questions answered. Free. 10am-2pm. Maui Mall (70 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., […]