This Tuesday, Nov. 11: Dine Out For Hospice Maui

On Tuesday, Dine Out For Hospice Maui will partner with 36 restaurants island-wide for a culinary benefit with something for everyone. Designed to be convenient for participants with locations in each region on Maui and during each meal time, the public is urged to eat out and your meal will benefit Hospice Maui’s continued efforts. For […]

Eh Crazy Dolphin Lady!

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Eh, crazy dolphin lady: you started coming around our beautiful South Maui bay. You go after the spinner dolphin pod, frantically swimming towards them, chasing them, trying to touch them and even hitch a ride by grabbing their dorsal fins. Seriously, you’re a menace. Dolphins are great ambassadors of love, but sometimes humans who lack of […]

MauiTime 2013 Bar Guide and Happy Hour Listings

  Booze is a tricky thing. We’re living in a kind of Liquor Renaissance, but on Maui we have to tiptoe around the draconian rules of our county Department of Liquor Control. The mixology revival may merely be a backlash against the pre-bottled convenience mixes of the 1970s and ‘80s, or perhaps it ties sustainable […]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST TOWN TO LIVE IN: Kihei #BOM2012

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This is a tough one. Kihei isn’t exactly a walkable town–sidewalks are rare and portions of South Kihei Road more closely resemble a street racing course than a local thoroughfare–and it’s pretty much the best definition of “urban sprawl” I’ve yet found in Hawaii. Indeed, much of the South Maui coast is hidden from view […]

South Maui gets a new Community Park next to Kihei Elementary School

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Kihei just got a little greener. Last Friday was the official grand opening of the first phase of the town’s new 44-acre park. The South Maui community started asking for a park in the late 1980s, and Mayor Alan Arakawa said this has been the work of four administrations now. “The park is next to […]

Iconic 1960’s Poster Artist Opens The Art Of Peter Max Gallery In Shops At Wailea

The new Peter Max gallery, The Art of Meter Max, opened its doors in the Shops at Wailea last Friday. The artist is well known for revolutionizing the poster art industry in the 196o’s with his graphic, obtainable poster art. This is one of two galleries in the world dedicated to his art. The gallery […]

Matt Bailey looses wager at Grand Wailea, publicly shaves head

If you’ve seen Matt Bailey, Managing Director of Grand Wailea, lately, then you probably noticed his new do. He’s walking around with a shaved head, the result of losing a recent wager with the Grand’s staff. Earlier this year he challenged his team to raise more than $32,000 at the Annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk. […]