This Tuesday, Nov. 12: Dine Out For Hospice Maui


“Dine Out For Hospice Maui” returns for the fourth year this Tuesday with a participating restaurants island-wide. Designed to be convenient for participants with locations in each region and during each meal-time, last year’s event drew more than 5,000 residents island-wide. Each participating restaurant will donate a portion of the day’s meal proceeds to Hospice […]

Mouthwatering breaking #beer news: Saturday, May 18: @MauiBrewFest Menu Revealed

The Maui Brew Fest returns for another year of suds, song and sunshine to Maui Arts and Cultural Center. Complimenting the collection of craft will be food vendors offering pupu style dishes reflective of the island’s local flavors. Whether your craving carbohydrate finger foods or a glutton free (or gluten free) option, this year’s vendors […]

This Saturday, Mar. 9: Agent Orange at Stella Blues

One of the first groups to fuse punk rock and “surf” music, Agent Orange formed two decades ago in Orange County, California. The original trio consisted of Mike Palm, Steve Soto and Scott Miller. Their biggest hit was “Bloodstains.” After many years and new band members, the group has decided to rock out on Maui. […]

MauiTime Best of Maui BEST BREAKFAST: Stella Blues #BOM2012

A heaping stack of their macadamia nut pancakes makes a legendary Sunday morning. Their air-conditioned dining room is a comforting cocoon from the early Kihei rays. So kick back, soak up the syrup and sip some of their excellent coffee. While Eggs Benedict are a normally a pretty sinful way to start the day, they’re […]

Maui Discount Dining Guide September 2012

Taste of Maui Your 2012 Guide To Maui’s Best Kama‘aina Deals Hard to believe it’s September again. Labor Day has passed, the tourists are largely gone and humpback whales will be splashing in Maui waters in just a few weeks. It’s also the best time of the year to get great deals at some of the […]

Mana’olana Pink Paddlers hosts a Wine and Cheese Fundraiser at Stella Blues Sunday

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  Mana’olana’s wine and cheese tasting fundraiser will be held this Sunday, March 25, 2012 from 2-4 PM at Stella Blues. Mana’olana Pink Paddlers is a 501 (c) 3 non profit canoe club for cancer survivors and supporters.  They raise awareness and funding for cancer treatment.  This wine and cheese tasting fundraiser will raise […]

A whirlwind of wonderful… Plans for ZEPTEMBER just get better and better!

Paula Fuga (left) signing uke for ZEPTEMBER at KAOI. Sam Ites (right).

When Scott Johnson of Dogtowne Design approached me earlier this week about being the beneficiary of ZEPTEMBER (an epic tribute concert on Friday, September 24 at Mulligans on the Blue), I was speechless. My shyness in accepting help was overcome by overwhelming gratitude* — not to mention the fact it’s going to be a, well, […]

Keys of Creation Second Chance! Stella Blues Saturday Night


Okay, so we are definitely not perfect here in the editorial offices of Maui Time. However we are quick to make amends when we err in our ways. The bad news first, We got the Stella Blues Grid Listings Wrong!! Keys of Creation is not tonight it is tomorrow night at 10 pm! The Good […]

Live This Week: Slack Key Legends George Kahumoku Jr. and Dennis Kamakahi

George Kahumoku Jr.

Friday (August 20), 6-9pm, Stella Blues, Kihei, $30 / $60 Heralded as Hawaii’s Renaissance Man, George Kahumoku, Jr. is not simply a master slack key guitarist and multiple Grammy and Na Hoku Hanohano award-winner—he’s a visual artist, entrepreneur, farmer and teacher (both at Lahainaluna and UH Maui College; plus his summertime Maui Slack Key Guitar […]

Eric Gilliom and Barry Flanagan at Stella Blues Supper Club


The term Supper Club has a colorful history. Its a social destination, its classy cocktails, upscale dining, and on-stage entertainment. In the 1930’s & 40’s some went underground to become prohibition clubs. At least on Maui cocktails are legal thanks to the LC and Stella Blues’ Supper Club is rockin’.

Turkey Trot for Fun 2009


This year’s Turkey Trot for Fun was another repeat success, as runners from around the island  and world challenged themselves to accurately guess their race times.  113 registered runners sprinted off the starting line early Thanksgiving morning, and over $1000 was raised to benefit Maui’s Food Bank.  In addition to entry fees, 254lbs of canned […]