Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombing Remembrance


  This Thursday, Aug. 6, The Japanese Cultural Society of Maui, Maui Peace Education Foundation and Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration Committee invite you to remember the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Japan. The evening will feature a keynote by Nuclear Age Peace Foundation President David Krieger, performances by Maui Taiko, Sendai Japan folk singer Junko Nakagawa and […]

T.J. Maxx Grand Opening at Maui Mall


T.J.Maxx, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers invites the public to its Grand Opening this Thursday, Aug. 6 at the Maui Mall. The grand opening will feature a traditional Hawaiian blessing, followed by a check presentation to local nonprofit Women Helping Women, giveaways and more. The first 1,000 shoppers will receive a reusable bag and […]

Patton Oswalt at @MauiArtsCulture Center


The Maui Comedy Festival Summer Series of Comedy continues with Patton Oswalt this Thursday, Aug. 6 at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. The Grammy nominated comedian is a writer, King of Queens actor and, of course, the voice of Ratatouille’s Remy. Playing off topics ranging from pop culture to foreign policy, Oswalt has won over audiences young […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Didjeridu Workshops at Kahului Public Library

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This Saturday, July 25, Kahului Public Library presents, didjeridu performer and teacher Wes Hada. Those aged 12 and up are invited for a two-hour workshop where they’ll learn how to play the instrument as well as learn its history. With over two decades of experience, Hada is Maui’s foremost expert in the Aboriginal Australian musical instrument. There will be […]

Sesame Street Live ‘Let’s Dance!’ at @MauiArtsCulture Center


The Maui Arts and Cultural Center and Sesame Street Live “Let’s Dance!” invite you to move with your friends from Sesame Street this weekend. Elmo, Cookie Monster and Ernie take the audience through classic tunes for what promises non-stop movement and music. Sing and dance with your keiki as the musical montage features “Do the Robot” and […]

MayJah RayJah at the @MauiArtsCulture Center


Hawaii’s big island and reggae music festival, MayJah RayJah 2015, takes place this Friday and Saturday at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. The festival will feature Tarrus Riley (Friday) and Common Kings (Saturday). Friday’s line-up includes Sons of Zion, Anuhea, Pieter T, The Jimmy Weeks Project, The L8TIZ and Backward Shaka. Saturday continues with Rebel Souljahz, Spawnbreezie, Sammy J, […]

Habitat for Humanity hosts Buy-A-Block


Habitat for Humanity‘s Maui chapter invites you to the ninth annual Buy-a-Block event this Friday, July 18 at the Maui Mall. Learn how you can help eliminate homelessness and support the organizations ongoing Build-A-Thon campaign. Enjoy entertainment, the keiki zone and enter for a chance to win prize-giveaways when you purchase a block. Funds raised will stay […]

Free Guitar Concert at UH Maui College

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Discover UH Maui College’s music department and opportunities this Friday, July 10 during its second annual Guitar Concert in the ʻIke Le`a auditorium. The show features Ian O’Sullivan, a Yale alumni and UH lecturer, Christopher Mallett, also a Yale alum and an Eliot Fisk Prize recipient and Aaron Cardenas, a current UH Manoa student. There will be […]

How To Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft


Since we live in a time when someone can capture your personal information with the swipe of a card, the Maui County Business Resource Center will host a workshop on protecting yourself against identity theft. It (the workshop, not (we hope) the identity theft) takes place this Friday, July 10. Sally Iwamoto will offer information on income and asset protection through […]

Jim Jefferies at the @MauiArtsCulture Center


The Maui Comedy Festival Summer Series of Comedy continues with Australian comedian Jim Jefferies this Thursday, July 9 at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. Jefferies has previously performed at the Glastonbury Festival, Montreal Comedy Festival and the South African Comedy Festival Cape Town. Joking about everything from religion to gun control, Jefferies goes where many fear. Dinner […]

Akaku Introduction to Public Access TV


Get a behind-the-scenes look at Akaku Public Access TV this Monday, July 6. Curious minds will learn about the station’s policies and procedures while getting a glimpse of both field and studio production. Learn more about Akaku and the role they play in Maui County. The class is a stepping stone to certification in any of Akaku’s other […]

Eli-Mac at the Queen Kaahumanu Center


The Queen Ka`ahumanu Shopping Center’s Saturdays in the Shade series is presenting former American Idol contestant Camile Velasco–aka Eli-Mac. The Maui girl has toured internationally, opened for Lauryn Hill and released her latest EP Dupstop last fall. Super Dub Tribe, Hula with Aunty Doll and a Keiki Ukulele Competition will be included in the lineup. Enjoy giveaways and enter […]