This Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 2-5: Maui Fair

The Maui Fair returns this Thursday through Sunday for the 92nd time. That means four days of local flavors, ferris wheel rides, the E.K. Fernandez Joy Zone and more. The Fair Parade will kick off the festivities at 4:30pm on Thursday and end at the War Memorial Parking Lot entrance. Don’t miss out on some of Maui’s […]

This Saturday, Sept. 27: Museum Day at the Bailey House

This Saturday, museum-goers across the country are invited to take advantage of Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day. Download a free ticket to any participating museum or cultural institution and enjoy your local hub of history. That means Maui residents can get a free ticket to the Bailey House Museum. Explore the museums exhibits on the exploits of Polynesian navigators, the Hawaiian monarchy. Territorial days, […]

The Farmacy Health Bar: New Maui Restaurant Review

Team Farmacy If acai bowls are the new breakfast of 2014, then I’ve been left in the cold. Until, that is, I visited Wailuku’s newest restaurant, The Farmacy. This is chef and owner Christopher Malik Cousins’ first health food joint, but he’s known his way around super foods since he was a kid. Chef Owner […]

Dragonfly Buffet Lunch in Wailuku

When you get pushed for time during lunch like I am, every minute counts. Waiting for fresh food to arrive can drive you nuts. Thankfully, Dragonfly in Wailuku has a remedy for that–their new lunchtime buffet. “I know people don’t have that much time for lunch,” says Annie Guan, the owner. “When they come order a […]

This Sunday, Sept. 21: MAPA’s Garden Party

Celebrate 40 years of Maui Academy of Performing Arts this Sunday during their annual fall Garden Party. Set on the Yokouchi Estate’s sprawling grounds, there will be wining and dining, which all helps the academy’s programs and accessibility. Bid on one-of-a-kind pieces constructed throughout the event, examine a wide range of items at the silent auction or just enjoy […]

This Thursday and Friday, Sept. 18 & 19: The Green at The Mill House

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The Honolulu roots/Reggae group The Green will take Maui Tropical Plantation’s stage this Thursday and Friday. Gearing up to embark on a 17-city tour titled “The Collision” this fall, the 2014 Na Hoku Hanohano Group of the Year award winners have won a national following. The band’s song “Take Me On” also won a nomination for Best Reggae Rock […]

This Saturday, Sept. 13: Remembering Queen Lili’uokalani

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Remember Hawaii’s last monarch, Queen Liliuokalani, this Saturday during an oral history and sing-along with ‘Ukulele Mele at the Bailey House Museum. Learn about the queen’s last days and the meaning behind some of her music. Mele Fong will guide the group in song so bring your ‘ukulele to play along. $15 /$10 for members. […]

This Friday through Sunday, Sept. 12-14: Hawaii International Tropical Fruit Conference

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Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers is presenting “It’s All About Production” this Friday through Sunday at the Kahili Golf Course. Farmers, educators and sustainable agriculturalists are invited to a three-day conference on various topics including “Domestication of Tropical Trees as New Fruit and Nut Crops.” tree-pruning, post-harvest technology, productivity and profits, selling to Whole Foods and more. The keynote speaker will […]

This Sunday, Sept. 7: Project Kokua for Hawaii Island

Wonder how you can help with relief efforts for the Big Island’s hurricane-affected communities? Project Kokua invites you to dine for the cause this Sunday at The Maui Tropical Plantation. Island chefs–like Sheldon Simeon, pictured above–will craft an eclectic menu for guests while John Cruz, Guy Cruz, Garret Probst and Nester Ugale Jr will serenade the crowd. […]