MauiTime Weekly’s Maui Calendar of Events | July 2nd-9th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI MICHELLE BRANCH – Thu, Jul 2. In 2001, Michelle Branch was 18 when her debut album, The Spirit Room, became a platinum seller, spawned three hit singles (“Everywhere,” “All You Wanted” and “Goodbye to You”) and sold four million copies worldwide. The album helped established the Sedona, Arizona native as a […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | June 25-July 1st, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI ONE MAN’S TREASURE- Thu, Jun 26. The Maui Slam presents their monthly spoken word contest. Show starts at 9:30pm. 21 and over. $10 cover. Casanova. (1188 Makawao Ave.); 808-572-0220; Casanovamakawao.com TAIKO FESTIVAL – Fri, Jun 26. Zenshin Daiko’s 16th annual taiko festival concert will start off with Puna Taiko from Hawaii […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | June 18-24th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI JON ANDERSON – Fri. Jun 19. Singer/songwriter/ musician Jon Anderson–known as “The Voice of YES” for his work with that superband of the ‘70s and ‘80s–is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable voices in progressive rock. $45, $65. 7:30pm. McCoy Studio Theater, (One Cameron Way, Wailuku); 808-242-2787; Mauiarts.org 90’S NIGHT- Fri, […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | June 11-17th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI DAVE MASON’S TRAFFIC JAM – Thu. Jun 11. He’s a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of Traffic. Now you can see Dave Mason and his band as he retraces the earliest days of his career and the works that launched his successful solo career. He’s renowned for such […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | June 4-10th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI MAUI FILM FESTIVAL – Wed. Jun 3 – Sun. Jun 7. Various screening days, times and films at the Castle Theater, McCoy Theater or Wailea. Daily screenings of acclaimed films. During the festival, enjoy celebrity tributes, filmmaker panels and special events around Wailea, as well as film features. “Fast Pass” ticket […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | May 28-June 3rd

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI KAWEHI – Thu, May 28. Kawehi is known across the nation for her live shows as a one-woman band, creating intricate loops via beatboxing, a guitar, a midi keyboard and Ableton Live. She’s also known for opinionated songwriting, centering her music around social justices. Tickets are $25 advance, and $30 day-of. […]

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

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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 […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | May 14-May 20th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI MAKAWAO THIRD FRIDAY – Fri. May 15. Makawao Third Friday event has the theme of “Spring Time Blues,” featuring a classic car show and music on the mainstage by local band, Rosalind Modica’s Blues Society. Makawao Elementary 5th grade students will be performing 3 songs at the main stage at 6:15. […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | May 7-13th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI CHAKA KHAN – Fri, May 8. Singer-songwriter Chaka Khan’s career has spanned four decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus. Often dubbed the “Queen of Funk,” she won 10 Grammys and sold 70 million records in the genres of R&B, jazz, funk, […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | April 30th-May 6th, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI SIERRA LEONE’S REFUGEE ALL-STARS – Thu, Apr 30. These singers and musicians are a potent example of the redeeming power of music, and the ability of the human spirit to persevere through unimaginable hardship and emerge with optimism intact. From humble beginnings in West African refugee camps, the All-Stars have matured […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | April 16th-22nd, 2015

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BIG SHOWS ON MAUI ALOHA MAUI MUSIC FESTIVAL – Sat, Apr 18. Support aspiring musicians during the Aloha Maui Music Festival at the Maui Nui Botanical Gardens in Kahului. A benefit for The Institute of Hawaiian Music, the event theme is “Aloha ‘Ia Nō ‘O Maui” (Maui is truly beloved). The entertainment lineup includes George […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | April 9-15th, 2015

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI LAHAINA SECOND FRIDAY TOWN PARTY – Fri, Apr 10. Head to West Maui for Lahaina’s Second Friday Town Party this Friday. Tourists and kama’aina alike are welcome to enjoy champagne and live music at any participating gallery on Front Street. Learn more about the Westside’s history with candlelight tours at the […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | April 2nd-8th, 2015

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI WAILUKU FIRST FRIDAY – Fri, Apr 3. Wind down your week at Body Alive Yoga, then stroll Market Street, shop local merchants, and pick up dinner from Makawao’s restaurants during April’s Wailuku First Friday. Pau hana with friends in the beer garden! Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for magician […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | March 26-April 1st, 2015

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI FEEL DI VYBZ- DJ SALVO’S BIRTHDAY BASH- Fri, Mar 27. Cruise Upcountry this weekend for another musical bang hosted by Q103’s MC/DJ Irie Dole! This month’s special edition of Feel Di Vybz celebrates DJ Salvo’s Birthday with a night full of classic 90’s Hip Hop vs. Dancehall. The night will surely […]

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | March 19-25th, 2015

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI ‘WE WAIT IN DARKNESS’ – Thu, Mar 19. Choreographer dancer Rosy Simas, recipient of 2013 Native Arts & Cultures Foundation dance fellowship, delved into her grandmother’s Seneca culture and its matrilineal society as inspiration for this new art/dance performance, created in collaboration with composer François Richomme. Within an environment of images […]

MauiTime Weekly’s Maui Calendar of Events | March 12-18th, 2015

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI LAHAINA SECOND FRIDAY – Fri, Mar 13. Head West for Lahaina Second Friday Town Party; also a dance benefit for Ka Lima O Maui. Visitors and kama’aina are also welcome to enjoy champagne and live music at any participating gallery on Front Street! Learn more about West Maui’s history with candlelight […]