Remix The Earth with Beats Bazaar at Casanova this Saturday

Remix The Earth with Beats Bazaar this Saturday at Casanova. The event features Jeremy Sole, Boogiemeister and VJ Douglas Deboer, and a portion of proceeds will benefit Paia Youth & Cultural Center’s music program. From moombahton to electro swing, this will be definitely be a night to get funky. $10 before 10pm, $15 after. Casanova (1188 Makawao Ave.); […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

Fly your lover to the moon at this Saturday’s Valentines Day Cabaret Dance Party

Fly your lover to the moon at a Valentine’s Day Cabaret Dance Party this Saturday at Casanova. It will feature cabaret, pole performances and visual projections. DJ Sid, E.L.F. and The Kidd will provide mood music to complete the evening’s seduction. $20. 9:30pm. Casanova (1188 Makawao Ave.), Kitkatclubcabaret.com -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo courtesy KKCC About Marina […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

Even Dave Chappelle Likes Maui’s DJ Kurt, Maui Nightlife

Kurt Kaiser (aka DJ Kurt) is one of our most seen DJ’s in Maui nightlife. He works Casanova in Makawao on Wednesdays and Ambrosia in Kihei on Thursdays. Kaiser says it started with his love of music but once he got a taste of controlling the vibe of the party from behind the turntables, it was […]

About Jen Russo

I write lifestyle and culinary columns for MauiTime. I love being a Maui girl and adore my big family. Dedicated food taster, blogger, internet fanatic, and Maui and Hawaii specialist.

Friday, Jan. 30: Gavinchi Album Release Party at Casanova

This Friday, Reggae fans near and far are invited to celebrate Gavinchi Brown’s album release party at Casanova in Makawao. The Jamaican singer has shared the stage with music legends like The Beatles, Barrington Levy, Willie Nelson, Toots Hibbert and Katchafire. Adding to the evening’s festivities will be DJ Irie Dole, Teomon and special guests. $15. 9:45pm. Casanova […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

This Sunday, Jan. 4: Mana’o Upcountry Sundays

Mana’o Upcountry Sundays presents an acoustic performance by the Americana group Troll Garcia Band this Sunday at Casanova in Makawao. Joining the lineup will be Brown Chicken Brown Cow members Justin Morris and Matt Del Olmo, as well as singer/songwriter Drew Martin. If you can’t make it, stream the performance live! Proceeds at the event will […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

This Friday, Nov. 21: Adrian Xavier and The Mirage

Continue Makawao Third Friday festivities at Casanova with Reggae and tribal beats by Seattle’s Adrian Xavier and The Mirage. Rooted in messages of social change and environmental sustainability, Xavier’s repertoire dabbles in genres ranging from folk to hip-hop. The Mirage blends the talents of musical trio Ajna (vocals), Sanada (flute,) and J.C (synth scapes). $10 advanced. […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

MauiTime talks story with Giovanni Cappelli on Casanova’s captivating 25 years in Makawao

The restaurant business on Maui can be ruthless. You open, you’re hot, then three months later you’re not and you’re gone. Some go the distance, but not many. This weekend, the Upcountry Italian dining and dancing establishment known as Casanova celebrates 25 years Upcountry with a float in the Makawao Rodeo Parade. Owner Giovanni Cappelli said everyone’s invited to […]

About Jen Russo

I write lifestyle and culinary columns for MauiTime. I love being a Maui girl and adore my big family. Dedicated food taster, blogger, internet fanatic, and Maui and Hawaii specialist.

This Saturday, June 7: @DJRhiannon at Casanovas

Canada’s DJ Rhiannon has opened for Tiesto, Deadmau5 and Steve Aoki. Now she’s coming to Maui–in fact, Casanova will host her this Saturday. Her dedication to vinyl and ability to cater to her audience has won her fans over remix after remix. Find out what all the rave is about! DJ Kurt will open the show. […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

This Friday, May 16: Inna Vision at Casanova

Head over to Casanova after the Makawao Town Party for a special Inna Vision. Making great music since 2005, the group has released three full-length albums and have collaborated with a myriad of musicians. The evening will also feature Teomon, Universoul Messenjah and Rootz N Creation. Master of ceremonies Irie Dole will keep the party going. $10 (before […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity

This Friday, May 16: Makawao Third Friday

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  The third Friday of the month has arrived and that means Makawao is throwing a pa’ina! Locals and tourist alike are welcome to enjoy live entertainment, shop merchants and savor the unique flavors of this paniolo town. Grab dinner at Polli’s, catch Inna Vision at Casanova and discover Makawao’s charm. Slow down and take a moment […]

Marina Satoafaiga

About Marina Satoafaiga

Polynesian roots, purpose driven and obsessed with family & friends. Lover of all things social media, sparkly and sweet. Will choose shopping over saving. Split between LA and Maui. Believes there is more to life than today. http://twitter.com/sandtothecity