BIG SHOWS ON MAUI
ERIC BIBB – Thu, Feb 12. He’s one of the most imaginative musicians working within the blues tradition today. Eric Bibb is a singer, songwriter and guitarist with deep roots in American music. As the godson of Paul Robeson, nephew of John Lewis and son of Leon Bibb, he was raised in an environment where music really mattered. Joining Eric on stage will be Michael Jerome Browne on the mandolin, banjo and guitar. Tickets are $30, $40 and $50. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
PHYS. ED RENTAL’S CD RELEASE PARTY – Fri, Feb 13. Get your hip hop and punk rock fix this Friday with Phys. Ed Rentals’ CD Release Party at Paradise Grill. The Lamonts, DJ Love, DJ Del Sol, DJ Boomshot, Chief Wrong Horse, Master of the Universe and more will also join in. Dress as Cupid and get half off the cover charge. There will also be free party swag, Adidas giveaways and sweet treats. Kickoff your Valentines Day weekend with classic ’90s beats. 21 and over. 9pm. Paradise Grill (2291 Ka’anapali Pkwy.)
WORLD WHALE DAY – Sat, Feb 14. The Pacific Whale Foundation is presenting the 35th annual World Whale Day. It starts with the Parade of Whales at 9am. The World Whale Day Festival takes place after the parade and includes performances from Henry Kapono, Willie K, Anuhea, George Kahumoku Jr., Ekolu, Dr. Nat & Rio Ritmo, Marty Dread and Manutea Nui E. Enjoy local flavors from Beach Bum’s, Three’s Bar & Grill, Porto Mediterranean Grill & Flame-Fired Pizza, Monsoon India, Hula Dogs and more! A silent auction will feature artwork, gift certificates for activities, restaurants, shows, golf. Shuttles available. Free. 9am-7pm Kalama Park (1900 S. Kihei Rd.), Mauiwhalefestival.org; Pacificwhale.org
FEMALE COMICS OF HAWAII VALENTINE’S SHOW – Sat, Feb 14. Female Comics of Hawaii presents a Valentine’s Day show this Saturday at Mulligan’s. The group formed in 2011 and is the only female standup group in Hawaii. Featuring Patricia Scott, Erika Swartzkopf, Corky Gardner, Kanoe La’a, Porscha and more, the ladies will take the stage for a roaring good time! $10. 8-10pm. Mulligan’s on the Blue (100 Kaukahi St., Wailea); Mulligansontheblue.com
VALENTINE’S DAY CABARET DANCE PARTY – Sat, Feb 14. Fly your lover to the moon at a Valentine’s Day Cabaret Dance Party this Saturday at Casanova. It will feature cabaret, pole performances and visual projections. DJ Sid, E.L.F. and The Kidd will provide mood music to complete the evening’s seduction. $20. 9:30pm. 21 and over. Casanova (1188 Makawao Ave.); Kitkatclubcabaret.com
HARLEM QUARTET – Sun, Feb 15. The Quartet brings “a new attitude to classical music, one that is fresh, bracing and intelligent” (Cincinnati Enquirer). Each member of the quartet is a seasoned solo artist, having appeared with major orchestras as well as solo and ensemble work. In addition to chamber music series around the world, Harlem collaborates with distinguished international performers and institutions. As such, they’ve worked with Jazz legends Chick Corea and Gary Burton to record the albums Hot House and Mozart Goes Dancing, which won a Grammy Award in 2013. Tickets are $12,$30 & $40. 3pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
BOYS II MEN – Sun, Feb 15. Polish off your Valentines Day weekend with the Grammy winning icons Boyz II Men this Sunday at the MACC’s Castle Theater. In the ’90s Boyz II Men had hits like “End of the Road,” “I’ll Make Love to You” and “One Sweet Day.” In fact, they were Billboard Magazine’s fourth most successful musical group of that decade. $35-125. 7:30pm. Maui Arts and Cultural Center (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
HAWAII YOUTH SYMPHONY – Mon, Feb 16. The MACC presents the Hawaii Youth Symphony this Monday. Performing a range of genres including classical, pops and Hawaiian, HYS has something for everyone. With students from just over 100 schools across the state, it’s one of the largest symphonies in the nation. The nonprofit organization offers 13 programs to keiki aged 5-18. Maestro Henry Miyamura will lead this talented group with guest violinist Iggy Jang. Punahou senior Yun Chang will do a piano solo. Free. 4pm. Maui Arts and Cultural Center (One Cameron Center, Kahului); 808-242-7467; Mauiarts.org
TERRANCE SIMIEN & THE ZYDECO EXPERIENCE – Wed, Feb 18. Celebrate Mardi Gras Hawaii 2015 with Louisiana’s cultural music ambassador Terrance Simien and The Zydeco Experience, bringing a signature blend of New Orleans funk/world blues and American zydeco roots music that boosts you to your feet. Two-time Grammy winner Terrance Simien is legendary for his live performances, complex vocal harmonies and diverse repertoire. Terrance’s daughter, Memphis-based Marcella Renee Simien, will join him on stage as special guest. Tickets are $35-$65. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
MAUI STAGE SHOWS
NEXT TO NORMAL – Thru Feb 22. The rock musical Next to Normal opens this Friday at the Maui Academy for the Performing Arts (MAPA) Steppingstone Playhouse in the Queen Ka’ahumanu Shopping Center. The show follows the life a woman with bipolar disorder, dealing with loss, drug abuse and mental illness. The production boasts three Tony Awards and is one of a handful of musicals to have received a Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Fridays and Saturdays 7:30pm/ Sundays 2pm. $18-$24. Steppingstone Playhouse (275 W. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-244-6272; Mauiacademy.org
‘ULALENA – Mon-Fri. A nonpareil portal to Hawaiian history and kanaka maoli lore; what ‘Ulalena accomplishes–five night a weeks for 14 years strong–is without a doubt the most powerful and entertaining cultural education on Maui.$29.99 Keiki / $59.99 adults. Children 5 and under are free. Kama‘aina and military rates, dinner, and VIP packages are available. 5pm. Maui Theatre, (878 Front St., Lahaina); 808-856-7900; Mauitheatre.com
BURN’N LOVE–A MUSICAL JOURNEY STARRING DARREN LEE – Daily. Experience Elvis in Hawaii with Burn’n Love! Relive the nostalgia of Blue Hawaii and the Aloha from Hawaii live broadcast that made TV history with the most authentic Elvis tribute show ever presented on stage. Shows Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 8pm. Tickets start at $59.99; kama‘aina and military prices are available. A portion of every ticket sold benefits the Maui Food Bank. 8pm Maui Theatre, (878 Front St., Lahaina); 808-856-7900; Mauitheatre.com
MAUI FOODIE EVENTS
JAPENGO SATURDAY SUSHI SCHOOL – (Every Sat.) Join Japengo’s sushi chef in their chic sushi lounge. Learn how to create Japengo’s signature sushi rolls from scratch, with hands-on instruction from Chef Jay and Japengo’s team of expert sushi chefs. $50 per person (includes sushi, non-alcoholic beverages, tax and gratuity). Maximum 20 people per class, reservations are required. Every second and fourth Saturday of every month. 3-4:30pm Japengo at the Hyatt Regency, (200 Nohea Kai Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-667-4727; Maui.hyatt.com
FARM TO TABLE DINING – (Every Sat.) Feast on the abundant harvest of a freshly picked vegetarian meal made from only the purest, chemical and pesticide free ingredients, accompanied by Maui Sacred Earth Soothing Herbal Tea Blend. Menu varies depending on what’s available for harvest. Call for reservations. $25, $20 kama‘aina. 6-8pm. Ahimsa Sanctuary Farm (4505 Hana Hwy., Haiku); 808-283-8057; Ahimsasanctuaryfarm.com
SUNDAY NIGHT LAULAU – (Every Sun.) Enjoy a healthy and modern take on a traditional Hawaiian dish, every Sunday evening at Ko. Come early, the laulau special is first-come, first-served and does sell out. Kama‘aina offer not applicable. Ko (4100 Wailea Alanui Dr.); 808-875-4100; Fairmont.com
PULEHU BAR–WINE SOCIAL EVENTS – (Every Sun & Mon.) Book ahead of time for this fabulous weekly event. Sixteen people maximum will enjoy three award-winning wines, one bite to eat and great conversation with new friends. 5-5:45pm. For reservations, please visit Opentable.com. Pulehu Italian Grill, Westin Ka‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas. (6 Kai Ala Dr., Ka‘anapali).
VEGETARIAN COOKING CLASSES – (Every 3rd Tuesday). See, and sample how chefs use local, organic and wholesome ingredients to make healthy and delicious entrées, soups, breakfast and desserts. No registration required. For a jump start on the class, check out more than 600 healthy recipes online. Free. 5-6:00pm. Down To Earth, (305 Dairy Rd., Kahului); 808-877-2661; Downtoearth.org
MAUI ART SCENE
10TH ANNUAL MAUI PLEIN AIR PAINTING INVITATIONAL- (Feb 14-22) This event, unique to the Island of Maui, brings together 25 of the finest plein air (outdoor) painters from Hawaii and the U.S. Mainland. They have been invited to compete, reconnect, and create original works of art throughout Maui’s incredible landscape. The public can experience the island captured on canvas as participants paint on location; this event honors Maui and its culture. All events take place in Lahaina and Kapalua, starting this Saturday at the Lahaina Jodo Mission. The event will culminate with a final Gala reception at the Village Galleries in Lahaina (Fri, Feb 20). For more information, please visit mauipleinairpainting.org; 808-214-5294
MAUI OPEN STUDIOS 2015 – (Throughout February) Maui’s art community opens their doors to the public each week for Maui Open Studios 2015. Throughout the month, artists around the island will open their studios to the public. Art lovers and connoisseurs get the opportunity to talk story, experience live demonstrations and get a chance to shop Maui’s eclectic art inventory. From Kihei to the North Shore, each weekend in February will highlight art studios in each town. Get the full schedule online. Free. MauiOpenStudios.com
MORT LUBY – Every Tue & Thu in Feb. Mort Luby studied art at the Universities of Notre Dame and Chicago. He is a member of numerous art associations, including the Oil Painters of America, the Plein Air Painters of Chicago, the Valley Art Club and the Palette and Chisel Academy of Art in Chicago. Mort paints in oil and watercolor. The scope of his work encompasses everything from life drawings to huge oil paintings of historical scenes. Free. Tue: 12-3pm Paia Maui Hands Gallery (84 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-579-9245. Thu: 12pm-3pm. Makawao Maui Hands Gallery (1169 Makawao Ave., Makawao); 808-579-8925.
MARTY WOLF – Every Fri in Feb. Maui Fine Art photographer Marty Wolf will be displaying many of his prominent Humpback Whale images, landscapes, and other marine life in Lahaina Arts Society’s Banyan Tree Gallery during the month of February. He is the exclusive photographer for The Maui WhaleWatch Magazine. His experiences and ideas about ‘altered states of perception’ have led directly to many of his photos. Marty searches for more mysterious images that become moments of creation. Free. 1-5pm. Lahaina Arts Society Banyon Tree Gallery (648 Wharf St., Lahaina); 808-661-0111.
CHRISTINE WAARA – Every Fri in Feb. Christine has taught at the University of Rochester’s Creative Workshop at the Memorial Art Gallery and has conducted workshops and given talks at various art clubs across the country. She currently works part time at Maui Hands art gallery which keeps her connected to customers from all over the world as well as learning about other artists and how they create their art. Meet Christine and watch her painting techniques. Free. 12pm-4pm. Maui Hands Gallery – Paia (84 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-579-9245.
BAZ – Every Fri in Feb. Baz is a self-taught artist with over 20 years of experience. Originally from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines he was influenced by his father, a skilled carpenter and guitar maker, and the vibrant colors and form of Caribbean art. Since his move to Maui, his art has evolved into using natural material from local Hawaiian plants to create rich mixed media scenes. Whether a piece is mountain, ocean or volcanic themed, his goal is to capture a true essence of the natural beauty of the Hawaiian Islands. Baz will be working with material directly from nature including barks and leaves. Free. 4:30-7:30pm. Maui Hands Gallery – Lahaina (612 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-9898.
JACK HAMILTON – Every Mon in Feb. Jack Hamilton has been creating silver jewelry for over 40 years! He will be making silver bangles, rings and earrings using hammering and stamping techniques and showing his new seascapes in silver. He will also be exhibiting a new collection of turquoise rings and pendants set in traditional silver settings created specially for this demonstration. Free. 11am-3pm. Maui Hands Gallery – Makawao (1169 Makawao Ave., Makawao); 808-579-8925.
JON NORDBY – Every Wed in Feb. Jon is a full-time Maui resident – retired, but following a new creative path making unique stone and exotic wood table lamps. A natural artist and while building his home in Wailea, Jon designed a number of interior elements, including designing and making lamps for the bedrooms and common areas. Jon will be putting the finishing touches on his newest lamps formed from wood, stone, blown glass and small carvings. Free. 11am-3pm. Maui Hands Gallery – Makawao (1169 Makawao Ave., Makawao); 808-579-8925.
JERRY SULLIVAN – Feb 2 – Mar 1. Oil, acrylic, and metallic paintings by Jerry Sullivan will be on display in the Old Jail Gallery of Lahaina Arts Society. Jerry’s passion for the vibrant beauty and the aloha spirit of Maui is evident in her floral and on location paintings. Reception on Feb 6 from 6-8pm. Lahaina Arts Society Old Jail Gallery (648 Wharf St., #103, Lahaina); 808-661-0111
MEET THE ARTISTS – Local artists will be working their magic on their pieces. Catch them in action and say ‘hi’! This week you can talk story with acrylic artist Anyes B on Tuesday. Free. 10am-2pm. Lahaina Arts Society Banyan Tree Gallery (648 Wharf St. #103, Lahaina); 808-661-0111; lahainaarts.com
HUI NOEAU ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION – Thru Feb 19. Featuring works in all media, this exhibition offers an opportunity for artists to share their ideas, inspirations and creativity in a public gallery space. Enjoy 65 pieces selected by Juror Charles Cohan, including Juror’s Choice,Thread Lines: Form and Freedom #1-3, by local artist Chenta Laury. Free. 9am-4pm. Hui Noeau Visual Arts Center (2841 Baldwin Ave., Makawao); 808-572-6560
SCHAEFER PORTRAIT CHALLENGE 2015 – Tue, Jan 13 – Thru Mar 22. A fascinating exhibit that has been featured at Schaefer since 2003, the Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2015 opens this Tuesday. A statewide juried competition, the exhibit includes 66 works by 64 artists from Oahu, Kauai, Lanai, Big Island and Maui. Artists were encouraged to depict the people and stories of our islands through explorations in portraiture. Free. Tuesday to Sunday 10am-5pm. Schaefer International Gallery (One Cameron Way, Kahului); Mauiarts.org
I LOVE MAUI – Thru April 2015. Art Project Paia presents the annual “I Love Maui” show featuring many artists with pieces highlighting the island of Maui. Art Project Paia (77 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-214-6949
MAUI TICKETS ON SALE
SARA EVANS – Thu, Feb 19. Over the years, Evans has developed a reputation for delivering thoroughly satisfying albums full of great songs brought to life by her distinctive heart-in-the-throat voice. Her last four albums, certified Gold, Platinum or multi-Platinum, include “Suds in the Bucket,” “A Real Fine Place to Start,” “No Place That Far” and “A Little Bit Stronger.” Sara Evans has also amassed an impressive collection of awards, including female vocalist from the Academy of Country Music and video of the year from the Country Music Association for “Born to Fly.” Tickets are $35-$125. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
GENERATIONS: KEKUHI & KAUMAKAIWA, SHAWN PIMENTAL – Fri, Feb 20. Descendants of the most prolific Hawaiian chanters of the 20th century, this award-winning family duo presents contemporary songs. Kekuhi Keli‘ikanaka‘oleohaililani is the granddaughter of Edith Kanaka‘ole, known as one of the greatest Hawaiian chanters. Together with her eldest child, Kaumakaiwa, they continue the tradition of performing, to showcase their history worldwide. Kaumakaiwa Kanaka‘ole has followed in the family’s footsteps, dedicated to the native art of hula and ancestral music, and has won five Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, including Vocalist of the Year. They will be joined by Shawn Pimental, an accomplished musician and award-winning record producer. Tickets are $30 in advance, $40 day of show. 7:30pm. Yokouchi Pavilion. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
JAKE SHIMABUKURO – Sat, Feb 21. He’s renowned for his fast and complex finger work. There’s no doubt that Jake Shimabukuro embodies the heart and soul of ‘ukulele music, as no one else can wring the emotion, beauty, meaning and thrills out of four strings like he can. He’s also been declared a musical “hero” by Rolling Stone, has collaborated with and won accolades from diverse stars in the music world, wowed audiences on world tours and TV and has even played for the Queen of England. Tickets are $12-$55. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
MAUI POPS: KEOLA & MOANALANI BEAMER- Sun, Feb 22. Music Director James Durham and the Maui Pops Orchestra. Keola Beamer is one of the premier singer/songwriters in Hawaii, and master of Hawaiian slack key guitar. Keola established himself early as a leader of contemporary Hawaiian music when he wrote Honolulu City Lights, still one of the bestselling recordings in the history of Hawaiian music. Kumu Hula Moanalani Beamer will be joining Keola, making this a truly special program. Tickets are $15-$50, and half-priced for students and 18 & under. 3pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
BRETT DENNEN- Fri, Feb 27. A folk/pop singer and songwriter from Northern California, Brett’s fifth studio album, Smoke and Mirrors, was released in 2013 song “Wild Child.” Other top-charting singles: “Ain’t No Reason” “Sydney (I’ll Come Running)” “Comeback Kid (That’s My Dog),” “Out of My Head” off his albums Hope for the Hopeless, So Much More and Loverboy. Advance tickets are $29, $34 day of show. 7pm. Yokouchi Pavilion. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
“PAVEMENT” WITH KYLE ABRAHAM: ABRAHAM.IN.MOTION. Sat, Feb 28. A dance work set in Pittsburgh’s urban black neighborhoods, Pavement creates the emotionally-conflicted chronology of a culture and history plagued by discrimination, genocide, and the constant quest for a ‘lottery ticket’ freedom. As founder and artistic director of the company, Kyle Abraham’s work intertwines a sensual and provocative vocabulary with a strong emphasis on sound, human behavior and all things visual, in an effort to create an avenue for personal investigation. Kyle Abraham is a dancer, choreographer, 2013 MacArthur Fellow, a U.S. Artist-Ford Fellow, and recipient of the 2012 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award… the “best and brightest creative talent to emerge” in recent times according to OUT Magazine. Tickets are $12, $35 and $45. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
PETER KATER & R. CARLOS NAKAI- Sun, Mar 1. With 21 Grammy Award nominations combined, Native American flutist, R. Carlos Nakai, and pianist/composer, Peter Kater’s 25 year collaboration has produced some of the most memorable and ground breaking recordings in the New Age and World Music genres. Their music is intimate, intelligent, soulful, soaring and heart centered. Presented by Mysterium Music. Tickets are $25-$45. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
GEORGE BENSON- Tue, Mar 3. Appreciated as a musician and a performer, George Benson plays the dual role of expert improviser and vibrant entertainer. His playing demonstrates a master’s virtuosity without sacrificing his commitment to the groove, the beat, and the melody. Blending jazz with with his own sly, seductive rhythm and blues, he’s earned 10 Grammy Awards and an impeccable reputation as one of music’s most enterprising and engaging stars. “I’m not against ear candy,” he says, “But I like mine to be significant.” Don’t miss this thrilling night of beautiful and inspired music!Tickets are $35, $55 & $125. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
MASSIVE COMPANY: “THE BRAVE”- Thu, Mar 5. Auckland’s leading theater company creates experimental work by emerging and professional practitioners and collaborates with leading New Zealand playwrights. In The Brave, eight men have written letters to important people: those who are, once were – or perhaps never were – in their lives. A floodgate opens, of untold stories and survival tactics, with the ultimate message: shed the Peter Pan syndrome, it’s time to ‘man up.’ Combining true confessions with raw athleticism, The Brave lays it all on the line. “A rare show that’s able to cut through and grab you on a deeply personal level.” (TheatreScenes) “Their stories strip away the layers of self and put very human stories and heart out there for us to admire and respect.” (TheatreView) Tickets are $12, $25 & $35. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
MAUI CALENDAR OF EVENTS
THURSDAY, FEB 12
ARE YOU READY TO GO UNPROCESSED? – Chef AJ has followed a plant based diet for over 37+ years! If you haven’t heard of her yet, she is the author of Unprocessed: How to Achieve Vibrant Health & Your Ideal Weight, and the host of a new television series called “Healthly Living with Chef AJ” on Foody TV. Chef AJ who will show you how to incorporate more fresh fruits and vegetables into your diet in easy and delicious ways! By using only 100% whole foods and plant based ingredients, all of her creations are gluten, sugar, oil and salt free. See and learn for yourself how truly delicious and healthy food can taste. Plus, there will be a showing of Chef AJ’s hilarious segment on The Tonight Show. Free. 7-8:30pm. J. Walter Cameron Center (95 Mahalani St., Wailuku); 808-944-8344.
GEORGE KAHUMOKU, JR’S GRAMMY AWARD SLACK KEY SHOW – Experience the music of the masters at George Kahumoku’s Slack Key Show. This week will include a line-up of slack key artists, featuring an award-winning musician every week. 7:30pm Napili Kai Beach Resort, (5900 L. Honoapi‘ilani Rd., Napili); 808-669-6271; Slackkeyshow.com
FREE POLYNESIAN PERFORMANCES HULA SHOW – Free. 7pm. Lahaina Cannery Mall (1221 Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Lahaina); 808-661-5304; Lahainacannerymall.com
FRIDAY, FEB 13
WHALE TALES – Fri, Feb 13 – Mon, Feb 16. Learn, discuss and discover at Whales Tales 2015, which takes place this Friday-Monday. It’s a four-day educational series that will feature presentations, receptions and guided whale watches (proceeds benefit Whale Trust Maui). Guest speakers include sonar specialists, marine photographers, cinematographers and more. All are welcome to learn the newest in marine research and conservation efforts. Free. The Maui Theatre (878 Front St., Lahaina); Haletrust.org
ROTARY CLUB OF KIHEI MARDI GRAS GALA – Costume contest, dancing, great food, and New Orleans music by Alan Stevens and Friends will be featured for a wonderful evening’s celebration. There’ll be a silent auction of fascinating items. Proceeds will help fund several of the club’s community activities including youth scholarships, the Rotary Youth Leadership camp and the Maui Food Drive to name just a few. Tickets can be purchased online for $65 or $75 at the door. 5pm-9pm. Mulligan’s On The Blue Restaurant (100 Kaukahi St., Wailea); 808-250-8288; http://is.gd/MardiGras2015
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS LAND TRUST SERVICE PROJECT – Visit Waihe‘e Coastal Dunes and Wetlands Refuge, a remarkable coastal area that’s rich in Hawaiian history and bird watching. Meet at 8am at the Waihee Refuge, located off Halewaiu Road and help remove invasive species and clear brush until 12pm. Bring water and sunscreen, and wear closed-toe shoes, pants and hat for sun protection. Snacks and cold drinks provided. 8am-12pm. Waihe‘e Refuge. (Halewaiu Road, Waihe‘e); 808-249-8811 ext. 1; Volunteersonvacation.org
SATURDAY, FEB 14
IKAIKA EXTREME 5K CHALLENGE – The Ikaika Nui Extreme 5k Challenge returns this Saturday at Mendes Ranch. Featuring 12-16 obstacles and challenges, participants ages 13 and up are invited to crawl, climb and slide their way through the 5K course, testing their mental and physical stamina all the way. Immediately following the race is a pau hana celebration complete with music, awards and refreshments. Queen Ka’ahumanu Center will double as a free shuttle pick-up location, starting at 5:45am. Race starts at 7am. Gather a team ($200), or run solo ($60). $2 parking. Mendes Ranch (3530 Kahekili Hwy, Wailuku); Runnersparadiseinc.com
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY: USED BOOK SALE – Pre-loved books of all kinds: fiction & non-fiction, kids & adult… starting at just $1! Shop at the Used Book Sale conducted by Maui Friends of the Library. All proceeds benefit Maui’s public libraries. 9am-3pm. Whole Foods Market (70 East Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-872-3310.
CAN DEMOCRACY SURVIVE SECRECY? – The ACLU of Hawaii presents a rare and provocative public discussion at the Davis Levin First Amendment Conference (“Conference”) taking place in Honolulu, Hawai‘i. Edward Snowden, known for his release of sensitive government documents will be video-streaming from Moscow to lead this discussion focusing on government surveillance and the rights of private citizens. Akaku will be broadcasting the live discussion on Channel 55 or online. Free. 12:00pm-1:30pm; www.akaku.org
7TH ANNUAL VALENTINES ASSISTANCE DOGS OF HAWAII BENEFIT – Assistance Dogs of Hawaii will present its seventh annual Valentine’s Benefit event. Celebrate the day of love with man’s best friend. Guests are treated to a Jazz quintet, gourmet three-course dinner, live and silent auctions and a meet-and-greet with the dogs who’ve benefitted from the program. Guy Hagi and Kim Gennaula will co-host. 5:30pm. $150 individual; $1,500 table of 10. Makena Beach & Golf Resort (5400 Makena Alanui); 808-298-0167; Assistancedogshawaii.org
MAUI OCEAN CENTER’S SEA OF LOVE DINNER – Experience romance “under the sea” at the Sea of Love Dinner at Maui Ocean Center. This popular signature event features semi-private seating among the ocean center’s stunning exhibits and a decadent four-course menu exquisitely prepared by James Beard Nominee Chef Henry Tariga and catered by the award-winning Seascape Ma’alaea Restaurant. Includes a special Valentine’s lei for the ladies and complimentary welcome glasses of sparkling wine. Please make reservations. $119 per person plus service charge and tax. 6-8pm. Maui Ocean Center (192 Ma’alaea Rd., Wailuku); 808-270-7088.
VOLUNTEER: MALAMA HONOKOWAI – Volunteer with Malama Honokowai and visit the beautiful and hidden Honokowai Valley, an area closed to the public. Among Hawaiian archaeological sites, you’ll learn about Hawaiian history and culture as you help to remove invasive weed plants and possibly plant native species. 9am-3:30pm. North Sugar Cane Train Station. (Pu‘ukoli Road, Ka‘anapali); 808- 249-8811 ext. 1; Volunteersonvacation.org
SUNDAY, FEB 15
APPLE IPHONE: GETTING STARTED – Attend this workshop and learn about the great features of your iPhone. During this workshop Verizon Experts will show you how to use features like Maps, Siri (not available on all models), FaceTime, the app store and much more. Free. 8:30am-9:15am. Verizon. (270 Dairy Rd #156, Kahului); 808-877-4343
FOR THE LOVE OF MAUI 5K – Break a sweat with your Valentine this Sunday during the ‘For the Love of Maui 5K.’ Taking runners along the Makena shoreline, the event doubles as a benefit for Hospice Maui and the Valley Isle Road Runners Youth Running Program. After the race enjoy refreshments from Whole Foods, awards, and racer swag. 2:30pm registration/ 4:15pm start time. $25 keiki. $35 adults $40 day-of. South Maluaka Beach Park (190 Makena Rd.); Virr.com
FREE HULA SHOW – Free. 11am Maui Mall, (70 E. Ka‘ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-871-1307; mauimall.com
MONDAY, FEB 16
VOLUNTEER: HOALOHA‘AINA – Join South Maui volunteers and group leaders Bob and Lis Richardson to help maintain an ocean-side trail, restore sand dunes, pick-up litter and remove invasive species from 7:30am-9:30am. Every Monday. 808-249-8811 ext. 1; Volunteersonvacation.org
TUESDAY, FEB 17
WILLIE K – Every Tuesday in February, Willie K will be making a special appearance Upcountry. Listen to this legendary Hawaiian musician while he shares beautiful stories of the islands. 9pm. $10 cover. Casanova (1188 Makawao Ave.); Casanovamaui.com
FREE SPINE HEALTH SCREENINGS – Dr. James Urban has more than 20 years of experience in the “gonstead” art from of adjusting–the “gold standard” in traditional full-spine adjusting. Urban is offering free health scans of the spine through the use of thermography for Whole Foods Market customers. Thermography reads temperatures along the spine that can indicate pain, trauma, imbalance or other potential hidden health problems and only takes seconds. First-come, first-served. Free. 12:30-3:30pm. Whole Foods Market Kahului (70 E. Ka‘ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-872-3310 x120
WEDNESDAY, FEB 18
MASTER BEN’S 30TH ANNUAL CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION- The Wharf Cinema Center is proud to present the 30th Annual Chinese New Year celebration led by Master Ben Seng Au and the Au Shaolin Arts Society. Wake up the sleeping lions and celebrate the arrival of the new Lunar Year, The year of the Sheep (Ram). At the Front Street entrance of The Wharf, fireworks will crackle as the celebration begins. The dancing lions will make their way to Center stage as the drums beat to announce their arrival. The Wharf’s special guests are the Kindergarteners of King Kamehameha III and Sacred Hearts; as well as Preschoolers from Holy Innocents, Sacred Hearts, and Kama`aina Kids Lahaina. After the playful lions perform, the children feed their Lai See envelopes to the hungry lions for good luck in the new year. Free. 11:30am. Wharf Cinema Center. (658 Front Street, Lahaina); 808-661-8748
SOUTH SIDE BIKE RIDE – You’ll need more than a beach cruiser for this bike ride. Riders pedal an average 15mph from Kihei to Iao Valley and back. Meet at South Maui Bicycles shop shortly before 7am. Road bikes recommended. Free. Every Wednesday. South Maui Bicycles, (1993 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-874-0068; Southmauibicycles.com
VOLUNTEERING ON VACATION: O’O FARM – Work on an exquisite organic farm in the misting forest of Waipoli in Kula. Wear sturdy shoes and bring a light jacaket that you do not mind getting a little dirty, plus water and sunscreen. Gloves and gardening tools provided. Please call 24 hours in advance to sign up. Free. 8:45am. O’o Farm (651 Waipoli Rd., Kula) 808-249-8811 ext 1.
GEORGE KAHUMOKU JR’S GRAMMY AWARD SLACK KEY SHOW – Every Wednesday experience the music of the masters at George Kahumoku’s Slack Key Show. This week will include a line-up of slack key artists, featuring an award winning artist every week. 7:30pm Napili Kai Beach Resort, (5900 L. Honoapi‘ilani Rd., Napili); 808-669-6271; Slackkeyshow.com
SUPPLY AND SERVICE EXPO – Anybody that’s interested in food manufacturing, distribution and the hospitality industry should check out Maui Food Technology’s Supply and Service Expo this Wednesday. Attendees can network with other entrepreneurs while learning about developing their product and marketplace positioning. The first 200 people will receive bag swag. Free. 10am-3pm. Hannibal Tavares Community Center (90 Pukalani St., Makawao); Mauifoodtechnology.org
DINNER MUSIC ON MAUI
CAPTAIN JACK’S ISLAND GRILL – Sat, Jonny Ringo 7:30-10pm; Sun, Will Hartzag 7:30-10pm; Fri, Benny Uyetake 7:30-10pm. (672 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-0988.
CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE – Thu Brooks Maguire 4:30-10:30pm; Fri Sonshine Rivers & Harry Troupe 4:30-10:30pm; Sat Scott Freeman 4:30-10:30pm; Sun Brooks Maguire 4:30-10:30pm; Mon, Mark Burnett 4:30-10:30pm; Tue Scott Freeman 4:30-10:30pm; Wed Sonshine Rivers & Harry Troupe 4:30-10:30pm; (811 Front St., Lahaina); 808-661-4855.
COOL CAT CAFE – Thu, Will Hartzog 7:30-10pm; Fri, Jonny Ringo 7:30-10pm; Sat, Dave Carroll 7:30-10pm; Sun, Justin Phillips 7-9pm; Mon, Peter D 7-9:30pm; Tue, Jazz 7:30-10pm; Tue, Jazz at the Cat 7:30-10pm; Wed, Jordan Cuddy 7:30-10pm. (658 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-0908.
DUKE’S BEACH HOUSE – Mon, Keali‘i Lum 3-5pm, Eddie Sabala 6-8:30pm; Tue, Ben 3-5pm, Eddie Sabala & Alika Nakoka 6-8:30pm; Wed, Danyell 3-5pm, Puhi K6 6-8:30pm; Thu, Ben 3-5pm, Danyell & Roy 6-8:30pm; Fri, Garrett 3-5pm, Damon & Tim 6-8:30pm; Sat, Danyell 3-5pm, Damon & Ron Oversize Prod. 6-8:30pm; Sun, Keali‘i Lum 3-5pm, Damon & Ron Oversize Prod. 6-8:30pm. (130 Kai Malina Pkwy., Ka‘anapali); 808-662-2900.
FLEETWOOD’S ON FRONT STREET – Thu, Cole Sulenta 6:30pm; Fri, Maui Underground 6:30pm; Sun, Mick Fleetwood Blues Band 6:30pm; Mon, Yum Yum Beast 6:30pm; Tue, Ryan Robinson Duo 6:30pm; Sat, The House Shakers & Steve Edwards 6:30pm; Daily, Fleetwood’s on Front St. Oyster Hour 5-6pm. (744 Front St., Lahaina); 808-669-6425.
HARD ROCK CAFE – Fri & Wed, Evan Shulman 8pm; Mon, Kaliko’s Way 10pm; Tue, Elvis Burnin’ Love 6:30pm; (900 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-7400.
HULA GRILL – Wed, Ernest Pua’a 11:00am; Wed, Peter DeAquino 2:30pm; Wed, Ernest Pua‘a, Kamuela & Roy Kato 6:00pm; Thu, Derick Sebastian 11:00am, Kealii Lum & Naiwi Teruya 2:30pm, Damon Parillo & Friends 6:00pm; Fri, Derick Sebastian 11:00am, Ma’a 2:30pm, Kawika Lum Ho & Friends 6:00pm; Sat, Kawika Lum Ho 11:00am, Ma’a 2:30pm, Danyel Alana & Friends 6:00pm; Sun, Danyel Alana 11:00am, Ma’a 2:30pm, Kealii Lum & Friends 6:00pm; Mon, Kawika Lum Ho 11:00am, Kapali Keahi 2:30pm, Kealii Lum & Friends 6:00pm; Tue, Jarrett Roback 11:00am, Kawika Lum Ho 2:30pm, Will Pohaku 6:00pm. (2435 Ka‘anapali Pkwy.); 808-667-6636.
JAPENGO AT THE HYATT REGENCY – Thu, Kanoa Kukaua Duo 6:30-8:30pm; Fri, Mando Kane 6:30-8:30pm; Sat, Kawika Ortiz 6:30-8:30pm; Sun, Kelly Covington Duo 6:30-8:30pm; Mon, Margie Hart 6:30-8:30pm; Tue, Kanoa Kukaua 6:30-8:30pm; Wed, Pam Peterson 6:30-8:30pm. (200 Nohea Kai Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-661-1234.
JAVA JAZZ/SOUP NUTZ – Every Thu & Sat, Rick Glencross 7-10pm; Fri, Mel Arausa 7-10pm; Sun, Mike Madden 7-10pm; Mon, Farzad Azad 7-10pm; Tue, Cole Suletna 7-10pm; Wed, Tracy Stiles 7-10pm. (3350 L. Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Honokowai); 808-667-0787.
KIMO’S – Thu, Ma’a 6:30-8:30pm; Fri, Danyel Alana Band 7:30-9:30pm; Sat, Ma’a 6:30-8:30pm; Every Sun & Mon, Benny Uyetake & Glenn Kakugawa 6-8pm; Every Tue & Wed, Sam Ahia 6:30-8:30pm. (845 Front St., Lahaina); 808-661-4811.
LAHAINA PIZZA COMPANY – Sun, Greg Di Piazza 7:30-9:30pm; Every Mon & Tue, Martin Tevaga 7:30-9:30pm; Every Wed, Thu & Fri, John Kane 7:30-9:30pm. (730 Front St., Lahaina); 808-661-0700.
LAHAINA SPORTS BAR – Mon, Trivia 7-9pm. (843 Waine‘e St., Lahaina); 808-667-6655
LEILANI’S ON THE BEACH – Thu, Jarret & Wilson 3-5pm; Fri, JD & Friends 3-5pm; Sat, JD & Harry 3-5pm; Sun, Merv Oana 3-5pm; Wed, Jarret & Josh 3-5pm. (2435 Ka‘anapali Pkwy.); 808-661-4495.
LONGBOARDS KA‘ANAPALI – Every Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri, Solo guitarist 5:30-8:30pm. (100 Nohea Kai Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-667-1200.
LONGHI’S LAHAINA – Fri, Homestead 10pm-1:30am; Sat, Z/Ray, Guitar and Horns 7pm-9:30pm; Every Sun, Two Cats 7-9:30pm; (888 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-2288
LULU’S LAHAINA SURF CLUB & GRILL – Thu, Rock Thursday 6-9pm; Wed, Island Jams with Kenny Roberts 6-9pm. (1221 Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Lahaina); 808-661-0808.
MERRIMAN’S – Mon, David Wolfberg 5:30-8:30pm; Tue, The Benoits 5:30-8:30pm; Daily (except Mon & Tue), Ranga Pae 5:30-8:30pm. (1 Bay Club Pl., Kapalua); 808-669-6400.
OCEAN POOL BAR & GRILL – Mon, Ukulele/Lounge 4-7pm; Fri, Ukulele/Lounge 4-7pm. (6 Kai Ala Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-667-3200.
PAILOLO BAR & GRILL – Every Tue, Wed & Thu, Ukulele/Pop 5-8pm. (6 Kai Ala Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-667-3200.
PARADISE GRILL – Fri, Kaliko’s Way 6-9pm; Sat, Justin 6-9pm; Sun, Deeson 6-9pm; (2291 Ka‘anapali Pkwy.); 808-662-3700.
PINEAPPLE GRILL – Thu, Island Rhythm Sounds of Josh Kahula of Nuff Sedd 7-10pm; Fri, Danyel Alana 6-9pm; Sat, Island Sounds with Alika & Eddie 7-10pm; Thu, Jazz Sounds of Fulton Tashombe 6-9pm. (200 Kapalua Dr.); 808-669-9600.
PIONEER INN GRILL & BAR – Tue, Ah-Tim Elenicki 6-9pm; Mon, Kalani 6-9pm; Thu, Greg di Piazza feat. Alana Cini 6-9pm. (658 Wharf St., Lahaina); 808-661-8881.
RB BLACK ANGUS STEAKHOUSE – Sun, Live Jazz 3-6pm. (4465 Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Kahana); 808-669-8889.
SANGRITA GRILL + CANTINA- Every Wed 5:30-7:30pm, and Final Friday Fiesta with live Flamenco music by Indio & Avion on the last Friday of every month 6:30-8:30pm. The Fairway Shops Ka‘anapali. (2580 Keka‘a Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-662-6000; SangritaGrill.com
SEA HOUSE RESTAURANT, NAPILI KAI BEACH RESORT – Tue & Sun, Albert Kaina 7-9pm; Wed & Fri, Kincaid Kupahu 7-9pm; Thu, Kincaid Kupahu 7-10pm; Sat, Jason Ho 7-9pm; (5900 L. Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Napili); 808-669-1500.
THE CLIFF DIVE BAR – Thu, Tim Osborne 6:30-8pm; Sat, Larry Golis & Hollis Lee 6:30-8pm; Mon, Larry Golis 6:30-8pm; Every Tue, Wed & Fri, Scott Baird 6:30-8pm. (2605 Ka‘anapali Pkwy.); 808-662-8025.
UMALU – Sun, Kawika Ortiz 6-8pm; Mon, Kawika LumHo 6-8pm; Tue, Craig Soderberg 6-8pm; Wed, Kawika Ortiz 5-9:30pm. (200 Nohea Kai Dr., Ka‘anapali); 808-661-1234.
AMBROSIA MARTINI LOUNGE – Thu, DJ Kurt 10pm; Fri, DJ Blast 10pm; Sat, DJ Decka 10pm; Sun, DJ Skinny Guy 10pm; Mon, DJ Lava 10pm; Tue, DJ TRVR 10pm; Wed, Wine Down Wednesday 10pm; (1913 South Kihei Rd, Kihei); 808-891-1011.
BEACH BUMS BAR & GRILL – Every Thu & Sat, Kenny Roberts 5-8pm; Fri, Mike Finkiewicz 5-8pm; Tue, Randall Rospond 5-8pm; Every Sun & Wed, Mark Burnett 5-8pm. (300 Ma‘alaea Rd.); 808-243-2286.
CAPISCHE? – Fri, Mark Johnstone 7-10pm. Sat, Mark Johnstone 7-10pm; (555 Kaukahi St., Wailea); 808-879-2224.
DIAMONDS ICE BAR & GRILL – Thu, 8 Track Players 8pm; Fri, DJ 9pm; Sat, The Hott Mess 9pm; Sun, Gina Martinelli Band 6pm. (1279 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-874-9299.
DOG & DUCK IRISH PUB – Fri, House Music 10pm; Sat, Saints 9pm; Mon, Bartenders Mix 10pm; Sun,Gina Martinelli Band 7pm. (1913 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-875-9669.
GANNON’S A PACIFIC VIEW RESTAURANT – Tue, Braddah Larry Golis 6-8pm; Fri, Fulton Tashombe & Special Guests 6-8pm. (100 Wailea Golf Club Dr.); 808-875-8080.
HAUI’S LIFE’S A BEACH – Thu, Dominic 4-8pm; Thu, HI Lytes 9pm; Sat, Valentine Party 4-8pm; Sat, Da Beckoning 9pm; Every Tue, Wed & Fri, Rick Glencross 4-8pm; Fri, Dat Guyz 9pm. (1913 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-891-8010.
KAMAOLE POOLSIDE CAFE – Thu, Kawika Lum Ho 6-9pm; Fri, Gina Martinelli 6-9pm; Sat, Ron Shadian 6-9pm; Sun, Kenny Roberts 6-9pm; Mon, Rama Camarillo 6-9pm; Tue, Mike & Mark 6-9pm; Wed, Steve Sargenti 6-9pm. (2259 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-891-8860.
MAKENA BEACH & GOLF RESORT – Fri, Glen Kakugawa 6-9:30pm; Sat, Deason Baybayan 6-9:30pm; Sun, Craig Soderberg 6-9:30pm; Mon, Reiko Fukino 6-9:30pm; Every Tue & Thu, Clay Mortensen 6-9:30pm. (5400 Makena Alanui); 808-875-5888.
MAUI COAST HOTEL – Thu, Kawika Lum Ho 6-9pm; Fri, Gina Martinelli 6-9pm; Sat, Ron Shadian 6-9pm; Sun, Kenny Roberts 6-9pm; Mon, Rama Camarillo 6-9pm; Tue, Mike and Mark 6-9pm; Wed, Steve Sargenti 6-9pm. (2259 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-874-6284.
MONKEYPOD KITCHEN – Wed, Jarret Roback 7-9pm; Thu, Levi Poasa 4-6pm; Thu, Mike Finkiewicz & Craig Soderberg 7-9pm; Fri, Tom 4-6pm; Fri, Alika Naka‘oka 7-9pm; Sat, Brian Haia 4-6pm; Sat, Randall Rospond 7-9pm; Sun, Levi Poasa 4-6pm; Sun, Kilohana 7-9pm; Mon, Tom Conway 4-6pm; Mon, Joshua Kahula 7-9pm; Tue, Stay Eazy 4-6pm; Tue, Kilohana 7-9pm; Wed, Alika 4-6pm. (10 Wailea Gateway Pl.); 808-891-2322.
MULLIGAN’S ON THE BLUE – Thu, Makai Jazz Group 7-9pm, Trish Da Dish Pub Quiz 9:30-12am; Fri, Soul Kitchen 7-9pm; Sat, Andrew Corradini 7-9pm; Sun, Celtic Tigers 7-10pm; Mon, Joyce & Gord 7-9pm; Tue, Willie K 6:30-8:30pm; Wed, TBA 7-9pm; (100 Kaukahi St., Wailea); 808-874-1131.
PITA PARADISE WAILEA – Mon, Twisted Hips Belly Dancing 6-8pm; Sun, Benoit Jazzworks 5:30-7:30pm. (34 Wailea Gateway Plaza); 808-879-7177.
RITA’S – Thu, Hawaiian Music with Uncle Ahtim 4-7pm; Sat, Dining and Dancing w/ Sargenti Hall Band 7-10pm; Sun, Steve Craig 3-6pm; Mon, Steve Craig 6:30-9:30pm; Tue, Country Western Night w/ Sargenti Hall Band 6:30-9:30pm; Wed, Ladies Night & Beatles Review w/ Steve Craig 6:30-9:30pm. (1945 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-214-5788.
SOUTH SHORE TIKI LOUNGE – Thur, Jamie Gallo 4-6pm, DJ Big Mike 10pm; Fri, Randall Rospond 4-6pm, DJ Gemini 10pm; Sat, Tom Conway 4-6pm, DJ LX 10pm; Sun, Viva La Rumba 4-6pm, Kanoa 10pm; Mon, Kanoa 4-6pm, Big Mike Industry Night 10pm; Tue, Steve Mantelli 4-6pm, DJ Salvo 10pm; Wed, Natalie Nicole 4-6pm, DJ Bliss 10pm. (1913 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-874-6444.
TAQUERIA CRUZ – Thu, Rama Camarillo 6:30-8:30pm; Fri, Ellis Ayres 6:30-8:30pm; Sat, Reggae w/ Ras Shaggai 6:30-8:30pm; Mon, Artie Parti 6:30-8:30pm; Tue, Kawika Ortiz 6:30-8:30pm; Wed, Natalie Nicole 6:30-8:30pm. (2395 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-875-2910.
THREE’S BAR & GRILL – Fri, Louise Lambert Jazz Trio 7:30-10:30pm; (1945 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-879-3133.
TOMMY BAHAMA’S TROPICAL CAFE – Every Thu & Fri, Margie Heart 5:30-9:30pm; Every Sun & Sat, Howard Ahia 5:30-9:30pm; Mon, Greg Di Piazza 5:30-9:30pm; Wed, Merv Oana 5:30-9:30pm. (3750 Wailea Alanui Dr.); 808-875-9983.
KAHULUI ALE HOUSE – Every Tue & Thu, Pi‘ilani Arias 5-8pm; Fri, Local Live Music 5-9pm; Sat, Ben Deleon 5-9pm; Sun, Live Music 5-8pm; Mon, Ben Deleon 5-8pm; Wed, Sheron Depont 5-8pm. (355 E. Kamehameha Ave., Kahului); 808-877-9001.
STEEL HORSE SALOON – Thu, Pub Quiz Night 7:30pm; Fri, Andy Kaina and the Kaina Country Band 8:30pm; Sat, Zack Kekona 8:30pm; Sun, Karaoke 6pm. (1234 Lower Main St., Wailuku) 808-245-2206.
WATERCRESS – Thu, Live Music 9pm; Fri, Free Alternative Night 9pm; Sat, Free Karaoke; Sun, Free Karaoke; Mon, Free Karaoke; Tue, Free Karaoke; Wed, Free Karaoke. (270 Waiehu Beach Rd., Ste 106, Wailuku) 808-243-9351.
CASANOVA – Tue, Willie K $10 cover; Wed, DJ Kurt $5 cover before 11pm, $10 after; Fri, Teomon $10 cover 10pm; (1188 Makawao Ave, Makawao); 808-572-0220
CHARLEY’S RESTAURANT & SALOON – Mon, Charley’s Live Band Open Mic & Jam 7-10pm; Tue, Howard Ahia 6:30-8:30pm; Wed, Andrew Corradini 6:30-8:30pm; Thu, Mark Johnstone & Lenny Castellanos 6:30-8:30pm; Fri, Larry & Jenny Keel, The Hitzig Brothers & Aloha Bluegrass $15 cover 10pm; (142 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-579-8085.
FLATBREAD COMPANY – First Wednesday, Mark Johnstone & Justin Favell 5:30-8pm; Thu, Randall Rospond 5:30-8pm. (89 Hana Hwy., Paia); 808-579-8989.
HANA HOU CAFE – Thu Kanekoa Trio 6-9pm; Fri, Steve Sargenti 6-9pm; Sat Meaghan Owens w/ John Pollack or Steve Grimes 6-9pm; Mon, Hula Honeys 6-9pm; Wed, Dorothy, Les & Vince Esquire 6:30-9pm. (810 Haiku Rd.); 808-575-2661.
STOPWATCH SPORTSBAR AND GRILL – Thu & Sat, Karaoke With Dudley 9-12pm; Fri, The Vamp 8-12pm; (1127 Makawao Ave., Makawao); 808-572-1380.