Pa’a Ke Aupuni premiere at @MauiArtsCulture Center


This Sunday, May 31, the Maui Arts and Cultural Center Heritage Film series presents Pa’a Ke Aupuni, an animated historic film chronicling the Hawaiian Kingdom. Exploring pivotal facts and events, the film aims to share a common understanding of Hawaii’s history for more informed decision making about the future of Hawaii and it’s people. A Q&A session […]

Central Maui Bike Ride


Join the Maui Bicycling League this Sunday, May 31, for an afternoon bike ride through Central Maui. It starts at the Kaunoa Senior Center in Kahului, heads to Island Grocery and then back. Family and friends alike are welcome to join the MBL’s continued efforts to educate both cyclists and drivers on the need to share the road. […]

Malama Maui Nui Beach Cleanup at River Mouth


All hands on deck this Saturday, May 30, for Malama Maui Nui’s cleanup at “River Mouth.” It’s adjacent to ‘Iao Stream and volunteers will clear litter to prevent debris from traveling further into the ocean. Home to many species that thrive off the stream’s freshwater as well as the ocean, the River Mouth needs to be kept clean. Email or […]

Pink Floyd Tribute at Mulligan’s on the Blue


Maui musicians will pay tribute to Pink Floyd this Saturday, May 30, at Mulligan’s on the Blue. Expect a great night featuring the English Rock band’s greatest hits, including “The Dark Side of the Moon.” Adding to the psychedelic vibes will be a dazzling light show. Rock out to one of London’s most influential bands. 21+. $15 […]

Trevor Hall at @MauiArtsCulture


Singer,songwriter and South Carolina native Trevor Hall performs during the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Solo Sessions this Saturday, May 30, at the McCoy Studio Theater. The Billboard Chart topper has shared the stage with The Wailers, Steel Pulse and Colbie Caillat. He attended the Idyllwild Arts Academy, and his sound fuses reggae and rock with Indian influences. His […]

Brian Regan performs at the @MauiArtsCulture


From the Late Night Show with David Letterman to performing in more than 80 cities nationwide, comedian Brian Regan will show up at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center this Saturday, May 30. Regan’s recent project lands him on the big screen with comedic star Chris Rock. $56.50. 8pm. Castle Theater (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469, -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo: […]

Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival


Maui Huliau Foundation presents the fifth annual Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival this Saturday, May 30, at the Iao Theater. The showcase highlights short films made by Maui youth, ranging in topics from consumption to climate change. The lineup features Distress Call, Wai: A Public Resource, Ready to Stand up, Foam Free Future, Detective Pideon: A Timeless […]

Learn about Taro at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens


Explore one of Hawaii’s most popular starches–kalo (taro)–this Saturday, May 30, at the Maui Nui Botanical Gardens. Guests will learn about the different kalo varieties, its cultural importance and cultivation processes with farmer and practitioner Jerry Konanui. Guests can get up close and personal with the plant; they’ll also be able to taste MNBG’s varieties. Reservation required and […]

Keiki Oil Pastels Class at Makawao Public Library


Keiki 5-10 are welcome to explore oil pastels with artist Shirley Dumo this Saturday, May 30, at the Makawao Public Library. Keiki will learn about techniques, color blending and contrast, then get an opportunity to create. Massage your child’s creativity with story and art. All supplies provided, but reservations are required. Free. 2-3:30pm. Makawao Public Library (1159 […]

’90s Night at Charley’s in Paia


DJ Blast is back and taking you on a magic carpet ride to the ’90s at Charley’s. This Friday, May 29, dress as your favorite ’90s character and bring your moves. Don’t be afraid to break it down on the dance floor like it’s 1999. Flashback to the years of “Baby Got Back,” “Can’t Touch […]

Kawehi at @MauiArtsCulture


  The Maui Arts and Cultural Center presents YouTube hit turned Kickstarter success story Kawehi this Thursday at the McCoy Studio Theater. A self-proclaimed “DIY artist,” Kawehi has won attention for her unconventional path as a recording artist. To date, she’s successfully completed seven independent (of a label) projects, her most recent being INTERAKTIV–an EP with more […]

Shop for Special Olympics Hawaii


  Shop at Whole Foods Maui on Wednesday, May 27 and five percent of sales will be donated to Special Olympics Hawaii. The Community Support Day will go towards SOH’s efforts to provide year-around sport opportunities to those with disabilities. (70 Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-872-3310, -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo of 2015 Special Olympics at Joint Base Pearl […]

Speed Dating at Whole Foods Maui


Strapped on time? Over the same old dating cycle? Spice up your dating life by joining Whole Foods Maui’s Speed Dating event this Wednesday, May 27. Calling all eligible singles for a time of fun and games in a casual setting. Who knows, maybe you” meet that special someone… Free. 6pm.Whole Foods Market, (70 Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-872-3310; […]

MauiTime’s Maui Movie Theaters & Showtimes | May 21-28, 2015


NEW THIS WEEK FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD – PG13 – Drama – Yet another adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Victorian tale of strong-willed Bathsheba Everdeen and her three suitors. 119 min. TOMORROWLAND – PG – Sci-fi/Action – George Clooney and Britt Robertson star in this Disney adventure based loosely on the part of Disneyland that […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events| May 21-27th, 2015

Sugarcane. Maui Nui Botanical Gardens.

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI JAZZ NIGHT- “LUMINESCENT”- Fri, May 22. Take a trip down to Old Wailuku Town this weekend for Gene Argel’s CD Release event! With Gene, The Hand Jive Trio will be putting down some awesome Jazz vibes and celebrating in style with Gene Argel on the keyboards, Michael Buono on drums, and […]

PITCH PERFECT 2 New Movie Review

Pitch Perfect 2

If watching Anna Kendrick sing a Christmas duet with Snoop Dogg (excuse me- Snoop Lion) sounds exciting, than have I got a movie for you. Three years after Pitch Perfect became an underserved blockbuster and Anna Kendrick’s “Cups” began stalking us over the radio waves, the sequel once again portrays the underdog rise of the […]