Maui Police Commission Meeting This Wednesday At UH Maui College

For many years, the Maui Police Commission met in the “Chief’s Conference Room,” a special chamber in the Maui Police Department’s imposing Wailuku headquarters. The room was not generally accessible to the public, and anyone who wasn’t a cop needed to provide identification and get a special escort through the station to get to the […]

Sunday, Jan. 24: Iwalani Ho’omanawanui Apo at Bailey House Museum

Catch Iwalani Ho’omanawanui Apo in concert this Sunday at the Bailey House Museum. Hoaka Concerts at the Museum features musicians from the islands sharing their appreciation for Hawaiian music. Guests are welcome to begin the evening with a pre-show pau hana (4pm) and museum tour. Enjoy an evening of pupus by Mala ‘Ai and the fiery falsetto […]

See Kate Boards, Randy Noojin and Adaptations Dance Theater at this year’s Maui Fringe Festival

The annual Maui Fringe Festival returns to the Iao Theater this Friday through Sunday. Enjoy three days of performance art, music, dance and plays. Featuring local and mainland actors, guests will be treated to Vivaldi’s Virgins by Early Maui Music, Mandarin Orange by Kate Boards, Hard Travelin’ With Woody by Randy Noojin, Maui Improv, the Adaptations […]

This Wednesday, Jan. 21: Maui Homeless Alliance Community Forum

The Maui Homeless Alliance presents a community forum this Wednesday at the Maui Economic Opportunity office in Wailuku. The forum will feature a panel including representatives from the Maui Police Department, Mental Health Kokua, Ka Hale A Ke Ola Homeless Resource Centers, Veterans Administration, Aloha House and A Cup of Cold Water. Let your voice be heard and needs be known. […]

This Saturday, Jan. 17: Story of Hawaii Museum Benefit Concert

Join Eddie Tanaka, George Kahumoku Jr., Pu’uwai, the Mana’o Radio Orchestra and more for a special benefit concert this Saturday at the Iao Theater. With proceeds going to The Story of Hawaii Museum, concert-goers will hear original music from Tanaka’s Mystical Molokai and see the premiere of his new music video Ka Ele Ku, Molokai’s Sacred North Shore. $20. 7pm […]

Will 2015 Be The Year Wailuku Town Gets Parking Meters?

When the great history of Maui in the 21st century is written, the year 2015 will go down as the beginning of the Post-Taguma era. Residents–especially those who live and work in Wailuku Town–have been celebrating the retirement of Maui Police Officer Keith Taguma for weeks now. Each year for the past three decades, Taguma’s […]

This Saturday, Jan. 10: Uncle Willie K’s BBQ Blues Fest

Uncle Willie K‘s Blues Fest 2015 happens this Saturday at War Memorial. The evening performances will include Willie K, Billy Gibbons, Taj Mahal, Mick Fleetwood, Nick-I of Common Sense, Kings of Spade, Yoza, Deborah Vial Band and The Warehouse Blues Band. There will also be live painting by Wyland, food booths and special guests. $40 presale/ $50 door ($10 for kids 5-11). […]

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 […]

This Saturday, Jan. 3: Moonlight Mele with George Kahumoku Jr.

Get cozy under the moon with music by George Kahumoku Jr. this Saturday during Moonlight Mele. The Maui staple and Grammy winner will soothe your woes away with his slack-key rivets and comfortable vocals. Bring low-laying beach chairs and relax. Proceeds will benefit the Bailey House Museum. Children under 12 are free. $10-$20. 5pm gate […]

This Friday, Jan. 2: Wailuku First Friday

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It’s time for the first First Friday town party of the new year. Wind down your week at Body Alive Yoga, then stroll Market street, shop local merchants and pick up dinner from the town’s best restaurants and food vendors. Enjoy a variety of cuisine, from Sumo Dogs to chow fun and all things in between. Pau hana […]