Mokuula by Moonlight

Music, Mana’o and Mo’olelo. The Friends of Mokuʻula are pleased to welcome you to the educational and Hawaiian cultural series, Moku’ula by Moonlight. As the full moon rises over Mauna Kahalawai in West Maui at 7:10 pm, the Mokuʻula/Mokuhinia restoration site in Lahaina will be in the spotlight. Full moon rises over Mauna Kahalawai in […]

Damon Parrillo and Tim Osbourne

Damon Parrillo and Tim Osbourne at Duke’s Beach House

Which Maui County town has the most Ashley Madison users?


So this morning OC Weekly put up a great little blog post about Malfideleco, a Spanish website that uses data visualization to break down last week’s massive Ashley Madison data dump (for those still new to the Internet being on computers, Ashley Madison is a (theoretically, now since disproven) anonymous dating site for people who […]

Something Old, Something New Collectibles Sale at Hale Pa`ahao


On Saturday, Aug. 29, the Lahaina Restoration Foundation (LRF) invites you to their Something Old, Something New Collectibles Sale at the Hale Pa‘ahao/Old Prison yard. Collectors are welcome to shop a wide array of lamps and furniture from various time periods, along with modern souvenir items and logo shirts. Take a step back in time. Your purchase will support […]

Moku`ula by Moonlight at Kamehameha Iki Beach Park


Moku‘ula by Moonlight returns to Hale Halawai in Kamehameha Iki Beach Park this Saturday, Aug. 29. The evening will host Kamehameha III–He Mo’olelo no ka Mo’i Lokomaika’i author Paul Christiaan Klieger. He’ll share knowledge about Kauikeaouli and his rule. Mo‘olelo (storytelling) and live music from Ata Damasco will follow. Limited seating. Free. 6:30pm. Hale Halawai in Kamehameha Iki Beach Park (525 […]

Ka Po I Ka Po`okela Bodybuilding at the Westin Maui Resort


The Ka Po I Ka Po’okela Bodybuilding Event returns to Maui for the second year this Saturday, Aug. 29 to the Westin Maui Resort and Spa. The competition will pit fitness enthusiasts–teens and adults–in a variety of categories including Bodybuilding, Figure and Physique. Attendees are invited to watch the competition and stroll local vendors. Special guests include Tamara […]

Monk Seal Foundation Benefit from @MauiBrewco


  Drink local and support the Monk Seal Foundation (MSF) this Friday, Aug. 28 at Maui Brewing Company in Kahana. Maui Brewco will donate half of the evening’s sales of Maui beer–nearly two dozen locally made beers–to the Monk Seal Foundation. A local nonprofit dedicated to the endangered Hawaiian monk seal, MSF raises awareness via outreach, community partnership […]

Free Ukulele Lesson with Derick Sebastian at Hula Grill


Kick off the weekend on a high note with a free ukulele lesson from Maui’s Derick Sebastian at Hula Grill this Friday, Aug. 28. Having performed for big names including Boys II Men, Sara Evans, Oprah Winfrey and Steven Tyler, the Maui native continues to spread aloha one strum at a time. All experience levels welcome. Stick around […]

See Meheu at the Baldwin Home Museum

Meheu Grant, Maleko, Greg portraits

Meet the college buddies who make up the musical trio MEHEU this Thursday, Aug. 27 on the Baldwin Home Museum lawn. There you’ll see traditional Hawaiian leo ki‘eki‘e (falsetto singing) accompanied by the ‘ukulele, guitar and bass. With roots in the Kamehameha Schools Maui Music Ensemble, the group includes a former Richard Ho`opi`i Falsetto Competition winner. Chairs are limited and blankets, […]

Maui ARTS League calls for visual fine arts museum in Lahaina


The West Maui Cultural Council is trading in its name for an ambitious vision that could (would?) rival the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The new Maui ARTS League aims to open a visual fine arts museum in Lahaina that would showcase wonderful pieces on its walls that you won’t even need to feel bad about for not buying. “Lahaina has […]

Maui Paintball Glow In The Dark and Movie Night


Maui Paintball invites you to play glow in the dark paintball and watch a movie this Saturday, Aug. 22. Packages start at $15, which include rentals for the night along with a hopper of .50 cal glow-in-the-dark paintballs. For the movies, enjoy a free screening of Mars Attacks and District 9. Coolers and BBQ welcome! 7-11pm. Maui Paintball […]

XTERRA Adventure Fest Maui


This Saturday, Aug. 22, XTERRA Adventure Fest Maui sets up for an inaugural event, complete with an off-road Triathlon and Trail Run. Enthusiasts can choose from a keiki 2K, 5K, 10K or a triathlon. The  5K and 10K courses are both trail runs with up and downhill grades. The triathlon will begin at Fleming Beach with each […]

Fleetwood’s on Front Street Turns Three!

Photo: ©Andrew Stuart 2014

Fleetwood’s on Front St. turns three and you’re invited to the three-day celebration that starts this Friday, Aug. 21. The kickoff party features an evening titled “Leather and Lace” and guests are invited to wear their best lace and/or leather. On Saturday, Aug. 22, the dance floor heats up with Burnin Love’s Elvis Presley Dinner & Show (6-10pm). Then […]

Amateur Drag Show Competition at Black Rock Lounge


Black Rock Lounge will host its inaugural amateur Drag Competition this Friday, Aug. 21. Featuring a performance by the Honolulu Dollies, who will also double as the evening’s celebrity judges, contestants are invited to give their best impression. The competition will consist of a performance and Q&A pieces. Share the event, get the most event “likes” on Facebook and help […]

Lahaina Second Friday Town Party

Lahaina Second Friday

Lahaina’s Second Friday Town Party returns this Friday, Aug. 14 for another round of Westside fun. Tourists and kama`aina alike are welcome to shop merchants, savor local flavors and stroll local nonprofit booths including the Boys & Girls Club, Waiola Church, Na Ki`a i O Waine`e and the Hawaiian Civic Club. Step back in time with candlelight […]

Kings of Hawaii Male Review Show


The Kings of Hawaii Male Review Show will heat up Hard Rock Cafe Maui’s stage this Saturday, Aug. 8. It’s a benefit for Women Helping Women, and the high-energy, choreographed Las Vegas-style show will have the ladies in a flurry. 21+. $15 Advance tickets, $20 at the door. 9pm Hard Rock Cafe (900 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-7400, […]