Lahaina Second Friday Town Party

Lahaina Second Friday

Head west for Lahaina’s Second Friday Town Party this Friday, July 10. Everyone’s welcome to shop merchants, local flavors, live music, art night and more. Learn more about the Westside’s history with candlelight tours at the historic Baldwin Home Museum (6-8:30pm) and Wo Hing Museum. Art Night features meet-and-greets with artists and champagne toasts. Be sure to stop at […]

Meet Ian Haight

Haight will be working live on his beach and ocean inspired paintings

HARD ROCK CAFE KAMAAINA DEAL

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15 percent off for Kama’aina on food, non-alcoholic drinks, and non-charitable merchandise. No Cover

Margie Hart

Margie Hart at Japengo

Kelly Covington Duo

Kelly Covington Duo at Japengo

Lahaina 4th of July Celebration and Firework Show

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The Westside lights up for the annual Lahaina 4th of July Celebration and Firework Show this Saturday. The Library Lawn will host the University of Texas Arlington Faculty Jazz Band (5pm), Chop Suey Jazz Quartet (6pm) and Maui Community Band (7pm). Warm up your vocal chords at the Karaoke Contest at the Wharf Cinema (5-9pm). Front […]

Kawika Ortiz

Kawika Ortiz at Japengo

Lahaina Jodo Obon Festival

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  As part of an island-wide festival, the Lahaina Jodo Mission will host its Obon Festival this Friday, July 3. The Buddhist festival honors ancestors with ritual food offerings, lantern lighting and traditional dances. The festival continues throughout the summer, popping up at missions around the island. The festival has evolved into a social and cultural event centering […]

Elaine Ryan

Elaine Ryan at Japengo

Kanoa Kukaua Duo

Kanoa Kukaua Duo at Japengo

Moku`ula by Moonlight

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The Friends of Moku‘ula are presenting Moku‘ula by Moonlight this Wednesday, July 1 at the Hale Halawai in Kamehameha Iki Beach Park. The evening will include mo‘olelo (storytelling) by lineal descendants of Moku‘ula and live musical entertainment from Ata Damasco. Limited seating will be provided for kupuna; blankets, mats and low-lying beach chairs are welcome. Free. 6:30pm. Hale Halawai […]

Lahaina Grill Celebrates 25 years by Giving Back to Maui with their Kamaaina Deal

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Now there’s another reason to eat at Lahaina Grill–one that has nothing to do with their stunning food or service or the fact that TripAdvisor named them one of the 25 restaurants in the nation. To celebrate the restaurant’s phenomenal 25 years in Lahaina, they’re giving back to the Maui Food Bank and offering kama‘aina […]

Josh Sumibcay

Pam Peterson at Japengo

Why ‘Burn’n Love’ star Darren Lee thinks Maui is the only place where an Elvis impersonator can be cool

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At the age of 15, when most people are still trying to figure themselves out, Darren Lee was on the road impersonating one of the most famous icons in the rock-and-roll world. Lee is now 48 and has been an award-winning Elvis impersonator for 27 years (his most recent was the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Award […]

Three Information Sessions for immigrants in Maui County coming soon

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The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and the County of Maui’s Immigrant Services Division will be hosting three “Information Sessions” later this week for immigrants. The workshops will cover “employment eligibility, green cards, naturalization, petition for relatives and other issues,” according to a June 22 news release from the county. Here’s the schedule: Thursday, June 25, 2015 […]

Dane Fujiwara at Baldwin Home Museum

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The Lahaina Restoration Foundation presents Dane Fujiwara this Thursday, June 25, at the Baldwin Home Museum in Lahaina. The Kamehameha School math teacher has performed popular falsetto stages including Ho‘opi‘i Leo Ki‘eki‘e Falsetto Contest and the Kindy Sproat Falsetto and Storytelling Contest. A Maui native and Kam Schools alumni, he’s previously shared the stage with Kamakoa Lindsey Asing, Kuana […]