This Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 17 and 18: Paia Bay Beachfest

Surf’s up this Saturday and Sunday for the 18th annual Paia Bay Beachfest. Maui’s young bodyboarders and surfers will show off their best tricks and barrel-riding abilities during this two-day family friendly fest. The $20 entry fee for competitors includes lunch from the PYCC Paia Bay Cafe, an event T-shirt and awards ceremony at sunset. Attendees can enjoy […]

This Friday, Jan. 16: ’90s Night at Charley’s

Groove to your favorite ’90s tunes and videos with DJ Blast this Friday at Charley’s in Paia. Dress to impress in your best ’90s gear and break it down on the dance floor like it’s 1999 (or 1993, for that matter). Flashback to the era of the Backstreet Boys, TLC and Whitney Houston! 21+. 10pm. $5 before […]

This Friday through Monday, Jan. 8-11: Leftover Salmon

Not your average holiday fare, Leftover Salmon returns to Maui for a weekend of what should be great performances. Catch the string band on Thursday and Friday at Charley’s in Paia and on Saturday and Sunday at The Mill House in Waikapu. Originally from Boulder, the blue grass bandits are celebrating more than two decades of their own […]

Wednesday, Dec. 31: Lukas Nelson and Promise of The Real at Charley’s

Here’s something different: spend your New Years Eve with Lukas Nelson & Promise of The Real (POTR) this Wednesday at Charley’s. Though the son of Willie Nelson, Lukas has gone and created his own music. The Promise of The Real consists of Anthony Logerfo, Tato Melgar and Corey McCormick. They’ve performed on famous stages and festivals including The […]

Friday, Dec. 26: G Love at Charley’s in Paia

Philadelphia native Garrett Drew Dutton–also known as G Love–will be making a pitstop at Charley’s this Friday as part of his Beachside Blues Tour. With influences ranging from Bob Dylan to Run DMC, G Love has collaborated with musicians like Jack Johnson and The Avett Brothers. His newest release, “Sugar,” celebrates the Hip-Hop/blues artist’s second decade on the music […]

Eh Irresponsible Dog Owner!

How many times have I seen you in Paia? You’re easy to spot because you’re always with that black dog who runs all over the beach with no leash. And you never clean up after him. In fact, the other morning I watched him pee on my truck while you oogled some girls (who were […]

Tuesday, Dec. 22: Hale A Ke Ola Benefit at Flatbread

Join Flatbread Company for benefit night this Tuesday and a portion of that night’s take will go to Ka Hale A Ke Ola Homeless Resource Centers. Treat yourself to their wood-fired pies, boasting locally grown and organic ingredients while supporting the resource centers’ efforts at providing emergency food and housing. 5pm-10pm. Flatbread Company (89 Hana Hwy., Paia), Khako.org -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) […]

Friday, Dec. 19: Jingle All The ’90s at Charley’s Saloon

Flashback to the years of the Backstreet Boys, TLC and Whitney Houston while you deck the halls at Charley’s this Friday at their Jingle All The ’90s party. Groove to your favorite ’90s tunes and videos with DJ Blast in the mix. Dress to impress with holiday sweater and festive accessories for the Wild Winter Wonderland theme. 21+. 10pm. $5 […]