BIG SHOWS ON MAUI
HAWAII CINEMA SHOWCASE – Thu, Dec 4. Celebrate local cinema this Thursday at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center with a double feature of local favorites. First there’s The Haumana at 5:30pm and then Get A Job at 7:30pm. Each inspired by our island home, the movies take viewers on a journey through Hawaii’s unique culture and lifestyle. Talk story with Keo Woolford (The Haumana), come early to hear the music stylings of Derick Sebastian and support local film. $12 each film/$22 double feature. Maui Arts and Cultural Center (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; mauiarts.org; hawaiicinema.com
WAILUKU FIRST FRIDAY – Fri, Dec 5. Wailuku First Friday rings in the holiday season this month with a special red-suited bearded guest. Lined with live music and crafters and food vendors, the street party will also feature free yoga at Body Alive Yoga (4:45pm). Shop local merchants and stop in the beer garden for a pau hana beverage benefiting Kumu A’O Inc. Live music awaits you at every turn. Free. 6-9pm. Wailuku (Market Street); mauifridays.com
HERB ALPERT & LANI HALL – Fri, Dec 5. Herb Alpert, with wife and vocalist Lani Hall, perform a concert with a trio of musicians and songs from their exciting new album In The Mood and last year’s Grammy-winning album Steppin Out. The concert will include a glittery jazz set sprinkled with Brazilian flavors and songbook favorites like “Puttin’ on the Ritz,” “Moondance,” “Let’s Face the Music & Dance,” “Fever,” “La Vie en Rose,” a Tijuana Brass medley and many others. Tickets are $35, $45, $55, $75. Show starts at 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
REGGAE ON THE ROCK – Fri-Sat, Dec 5-6. Skank to the beat of reggae artists The Steppas, New Kingston and Fortunate Youth this Friday and Saturday during Reggae on the Rock. Friday’s show at Mulligans on the Blue will include Kanoa of Maui’s Gomega and DJ Irie Dole. Continuing the series on Saturday will be MC Kamikaze and DJ Big Mike at Lulu’s in Lahaina. $15 presale/ $20 door. 6pm doors/ 6:30pm show. Mulligan’s On The Blue (100 Kaukahi St., Wailea). Lulu’s Lahaina (1221 Honoapi’ilani Hwy., Lahaina); reggaeinwailea.eventbrite.com; reggaeinlahaina.eventbrite.com
LADIES NIGHT – Sat, Dec 6. Ladies, leave your responsibilities behind and head over to Diamond’s for Ladies Night this Saturday! Shop exclusively at Maui’s Cos Bar, Love Shack, Bella Blooms and Mila Bikinis. Work on that core with the evening’s featured guests The Pole Room and Belly Dancing by Isa. Grab your girls, dress to impress and enjoy an evening dedicated to womanhood! The evening is a benefit for Maui’s Women Helping Women branch. No fellas until 10pm. Free. 7pm-10pm. Diamonds (1279 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-874-9299; diamondsicebar.com
MAUI POPS ORCHESTRA – Sun, Dec 7. The Maui Pops Orchestra and Chorus will help us all get into the holiday mood this Sunday. That’s when they’ll perform at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. This afternoon will feature special guest Doug LaBrecque, who brings his extensive experience of Broadway to the afternoon performance. $15-$50. 3pm. Maui Arts and Cultural Center, Castle Theater (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; mauiarts.org
MAUI STAGE SHOWS
‘ELF The Musical’ – Fri, Nov 28, 2014 – Sun, Dec 14, 2014. A musical comedy about young orphan Buddy who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag and grows up thinking he is an elf. 7:30pm Fridays and Saturdays, 3pm on Sundays. $20-$40. Iao Theater (68 N. Market St., Wailuku); 808-242-6969; Mauionstage.com
‘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
LAHAINA INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL THEATER CLASSES – Thru Dec. 15. Theatre Theatre Maui is teaming up again with Lahaina Intermediate School and the Lahaina Complex After-School Tutor Project. On select Mondays they will be providing free after-school drama classes with Miss Kristi Scott, local theater arts director, actress and instructor. 2:50-4pm. Lahaina Intermediate School (871 Lahainaluna Rd., Lahaina); 808-214-7443
MAUI FOODIE EVENTS
VEGETARIAN COOKING CLASSES – (Every 3rd Thu) See, and sample how Chef Rachel Davies uses 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. Third Thursday of every month. Free. 5:00-6:00pm. Down To Earth, (305 Dairy Rd., Kahului); 808-877-2661; Downtoearth.org
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).
HOLIDAY EVENTS ON MAUI
SANTA CLAUS VISITS WHALERS VILLAGE – Dec 5, 6, 12, 13. Santa will greet keiki and pose beachside for free photos – his fur-trimmed red suit accentuated by an idyllic backdrop of sunlit sea and nearby Lanai. Don’t miss out! Free. Whalers Village Fine Shops & Restaurants (2435 Kaanapali Pkwy., Lahaina); 808-661-4567; whalersvillage.com
HOLIDAY GIFT TO MAUI NUI CLEAN UP – Dec 6. This holiday seasons, remember to add Mother Nature to your list! Join Malama Maui Nui as they clean up Kanaha Beach. Meet at Ka’a Point to clear invasive kiawe and pick up litter, among other projects. Free. 8am-11am. Kanaha Beach Park (Kahului); 808-877-2524; firstname.lastname@example.org
MAKAWAO TOWN’S NINTH ANNUAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION – Dec 6. Santa will arrive at 9:30am escorted by the Seabury Hall Marching Band, and will be at the Makawao Library from 10am-3pm. Free books will be given out by the Maui Friends of the Library. Kalama School Ukulele group will provide holiday music. Free pony rides (10:30am-2:30pm), art activities, strolling magician, Christmas carols, and more! Makawao Town is all decked out and ready for the holidays – come on up, bring the children, and enjoy the day. 9:30am-3pm. (Makawao Town); 808-572-6877
LAHAINA CANNERY MALL HOLIDAY KICK OFF – Dec 6. The holiday season kicks into high gear at the Lahaina Cannery Mall with the arrival of Santa and the Kahiau Angel Tree giving project donation drive in partnership with Salvation Army Lahaina Outpost. Along with musicians, volunteers will collect donations, gift cards and unwrapped gifts, with live music and entertainment throughout the day. All donations will aid Maui’s less fortunate children during the holiday season. For more information, call. Free. 10am-4pm. Lahaina Cannery Mall (1221 Honoapiilani Hwy., Lahaina); 808-281-4467
LIGHTING OF LAHAINA BANYAN TREE – Dec 6, 7. Celebrate 17 years of the lighting of Lahaina’s historic Banyan Tree this Saturday and Sunday. Get into the holiday spirit with Santa Claus (2pm), cookie decorating, photo ops with the Hawaiian snowman (4pm) and the tree’s lighting ceremony (6:30pm). The community choir will warm up the mood with carols while a local hero, Uncle Harold Kaniho, will be honored for his work in the community. Hula performances will round out the entertainment. Free. Saturday (10am-7pm.) Sunday (9am-5pm), Banyan Tree Park; visitlahaina.com
ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS MARKET – Dec 7. St. John’s Episcopal Church invites you to an Alternative Christmas Market this Sunday. A twist on holiday shopping, representatives from 20 local and international charities will be on hand to customize cards describing the gifts and the charities that will benefit from your donations. The gift that continues to give, donations can be made in the names of friends, family members or coworkers. Think outside the gift-wrapped box this holiday season. Free. 9am-2pm. St. John’s Church (8992 Kula Hwy.); 808-878-1485; stjohnsmaui.org
ITALIAN AMERICAN CLUB OF MAUI CHRISTMAS PARTY – Dec 7. Its time to celebrate another year of fun, food and friendships. The Italian American Club of Maui will be hosting its annual Christmas celebration. The Italian food luncheon is open to the public. In addition to the Italian luncheon, the 2014 Officers will be installed. To keep in the spirit of the season, those interested are asked to bring a Santa Gift Exchange – suggested value of up to $15. $40 per person including children. University of Hawaii Maui Campus – Class Act Restaurant (310 W Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-280-8008
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY – Dec 7. Snuggle up with loved ones during Ulupalakua Vineyard’s first ever Upcountry Lighting Ceremony this Sunday. Complete with a decorated 30-foot Norfolk Pine, caroling by Maui Choral Arts and a screening of the holiday classic Polar Express, the event also celebrates Ulupalakua Ranch’s 150 years of forest conservation. Jump start the holiday spirit bundled up in Upcountry Maui with sparkling wine on some of Maui’s premiere real estate. Please bring a nonperishable food item to donate to Maui Food Bank. Free. 4:30-7:30pm. Ulupalakua Vineyards. 808-878-1266; mauiwine.com
SANTA CLAUS VISITS QUEEN KAAHUMANU – Dec 7-23. Visit Santa at the back of the stage to get a wonderful shot on Santa’s lap! Don’t forget to tell him your wishes! 10am-8pm. Queen Kaahumanu Center (275 W Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-877-4325; queenkaahumanucenter.com
MAUI ART SCENE
MODERN TWIST: CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE BAMBOO ART – Oct 30-Dec 20. This international traveling museum exhibition brings together 17 master bamboo artists from Japan with works that display the highest level of material knowledge and skill, transformed into imaginatively crafted sculptural art. Tue-Sun. 10am-5pm. Free. Schaefer International Gallery. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
MEMORIES AND MEMENTOS – Dec 6-Jan 6. Visit the most current art exhibit at Viewpoints Gallery, Memories and Mementos. Exhibit features George Allan, Christina Cowan, J.B. Rea, and Carleton. Opening reception with the artists will be on Dec 6 at 5pm. Mon-Sun, 10:30am-5pm. Viewpoints Gallery (3620 Baldwin Ave., Suite 101, Makawao); 808-572-5979; viewpointsgallerymaui.com
MEET THE ARTISTS AT THE BANYON TREE- Dec 9-11. Come meet the artist at Lahaina Art Society. Local artist will be demonstrating In LAS Banyan Tree Gallery in Old Lahaina Courthouse. This week you can talk story with watercolor/pastel artist Victoria Wundram and sculpture/pottery artist Mary Ann Leigh. 10-2pm. Lahaina Banyon Tree. (Front St., Lahaina); 808-661-0111; www.lahainaarts.com
ISLAND ART PARTY CLASSES – Wed-Sat. Art Party from 6:30-9:30pm, Sunday Morning Art Party 10am-1pm. It’s part art party, part painting class. Island Art Party (1279 S. Kihei Rd.), 808-419-6020; Islandartparty.com
MAUI SHOW TICKETS ON SALE
‘ELF The Musical’ – Fri, Nov 28, 2014 – Sun, Dec 14, 2014. A musical comedy about young orphan Buddy who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag and grows up thinking he is an elf. 7:30pm Fridays and Saturdays, 3pm on Sundays. $20-$40. Iao Theater (68 N. Market St., Wailuku); 808-242-6969; Mauionstage.com
‘IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, A LIVE RADIO PLAY’ – Fri, Dec 12, 2014 – Sun, Jan 11, 2015. A beloved holiday classic of a 1940s radio broadcast about George Bailey, who considers ending his life on a dark Christmas Eve. 7:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays, and 3pm on Sundays. Price TBA. Pro Arts Playhouse (1280 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-463-6550; Proartspacific.com
MAPA’S ‘NUTCRACKER SWEETS’ – Sat, Dec 13. (Two performances). Maui audiences are in for a sweet treat this holiday season when Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) presents Nutcracker Sweets, a delightful family-friendly production of the treasured classic featuring 150 MAPA students. With sumptuous costumes and inspired choreography set to the timeless Tchaikovsky score, Nutcracker Sweets is a must-see event for all ages. Two performances at 2pm and 7pm. Tickets are $22, and $18 for age 12 & under. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
HERITAGE FILMS: ‘OLA NA IWI’ & ‘KA HO’INA’ – Sun, Dec 14. Ola Na ‘Iwi and Ka Ho’ina are two short films that explore the events leading to the establishment and implementation of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA). From the burials at Honokahua to the streets of Honolulu to the thousands of miles traveled to bring home the bones, those dedicated to the ‘iwi kupuna (ancestral remains) remain steadfast in their responsibility. Panel discussion and Q&A will follow the screening. 12pm. Tickets are $10. McCoy Studio Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
“THE SUP MOVIE” WITH KAI LENNY-ThU, Dec 11. From award-winning director Johnny DeCesare & Poor Boyz Productions comes a progressive film that will change the way you think about stand-up paddling. Follow Kai Lenny and the best stand-up paddlers paired with leading action sports cinematographers as they travel the globe, chasing perfect waves as well as capturing unique perspectives from all facets of this growing sport. Filmed on location in Maui, Mexico, Fiji, California, Europe, Nicaragua, Maldives and other stunning locations. The Stand-Up Movie: starring Kai Lenny, Laird Hamilton, Noa Ginella, Kody Kerbox, Zane Scheweitzer, Connor Baxter, Sean Pointer, Izzi Gomez, Lori Park & more! Tickets are $12 adults, $7 kids plus applicable fees. 6:30 pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
AN EVENING WITH JASON MRAZ & RAINING JANE-Sun, Dec 14. California-based singer/songwriter whose laid-back, melodic songs reveal influences from folk to hip-hop to soft rock. (We Sing, We Dance, We Steal Things … Love Is a Four Letter Word…. Waiting for My Rocket to Come.) “Mraz has proven himself to be a reliable pop craftsman whose crowd-pleasing melodies can encompass both cheeky humor and earnest sincerity.” (All Music Guide) Mraz met up with L.A.-based folk-rock band Raining Jane- cellist Mai Bloomfield, guitarist Chaska Potter, percussionist Mona Tavakoli, and bassist Becky Gebhardt in 2006 and has been collaborating and songwriting with them ever since. Tickets are $25, $55, $75, $95. 7:30pm/gates 5:30pm. A&B Amphitheater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
FIRST LIGHT FILM FESTIVAL-(Dec. 17- onward) Maui Film Festival again lights up the Silver Screen at the Castle Theater with its FirstLight: Academy Screenings on Maui – the 16th Annual Celebration of Cinema. For up-to-the-moment festival schedules, program information, and links to trailers, please visit: www.MauiFilmFestival.com. Tickets are $15 for single tickets, and $48 for FirstLight 4-Admission FastPass. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
LIM FAMILY CHRISTMAS- Sat, Dec 20.Come celebrate the Holiday Season with the angelic voices of Kohala’s “First Family of Hawaiian Music.” The Lim Family has been performing on the Kohala Coast for over four decades. Elmer Lim, Sr. and Mary Ann started their family on the slopes of the Kohala Mountain range on what is now known as Pu’u Hue. Both Elmer and Mary Ann loved to sing, and often entertained at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel in a trio called Lehuanani Serenaders. They taught their children (Leialoha, Nani, Charmaine, Elmer Jr., Lorna and Kimo) to sing while taking long family excursions around the island of Hawai’i. In 1977, the Lims entered a talent contest, and won First Place and a recording contract. Their first album Sounds of Kohala was produced, and, since then, the family has released numerous recordings, as a family and on many other solo/collective projects. The Lims now invite you to join them “in the parlor” with the family. Mele Kalikimaka!Tickets are $12, $25, $35 & $45. 7:30pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
AN EVENING WITH BILL MAHER-LIVE STAND UP TOUR- Thu, Jan 1. Check out Maher’s Fourth Annual Aloha Tour, and Fourth Annual New Year’s Day Concert on Maui! This will be an evening with the brilliantly funny Bill Maher and his characteristic combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs. Bill Maher opened the floodgates of funny political talk with his television shows, “Politically Incorrect” and “Real Time” on film with “Religulous” and in print with his five bestselling books. Adult content and language.Tickets are $65.50, $85.50. Gold Circle – $150.50. 8pm. Castle Theater. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
ATMOSPHERE- Sun, Jan 4. Minneapolis is known for many things like pretty lakes, the Mall of America, and lutefisk. But 17 years ago, hip-hop act Atmosphere transformed the city into something else entirely new-a nexus from which underground rap spiraled-out to the masses. And thanks to the duo’s indefatigable touring habits, Top 20-charting albums, and their galvanizing artist-owned label Rhymesayers (MF Doom, Aesop Rock), they’re still pushing the boundaries of what indie rap can mean. The Grouch will also be performing. Tickets are $26 advance, and $30 day of show. 6:30 pm. Yokouchi Pavilion. Maui Arts & Cultural Center. (One Cameron Way, Kahului); 808-242-7469; Mauiarts.org
MAUI CALENDAR OF EVENTS
THURSDAY, DEC 4
FREE POLYNESIAN PERFORMANCES HULA SHOW – Free. 7pm. Lahaina Cannery Mall (1221 Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Lahaina); 808-661-5304; Lahainacannerymall.com
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
FRIDAY, DEC 5
DUKE’S BEACH HOUSE 5TH ANNIVERSARY – Join Duke’s Beach House as they celebrate their 5 year anniversary. Participate in the fun and games to raise money for Princess Nahi’ena’ena Elementary School and take home a commemorative pint glass and anniversary t-shirt and a chance to win a custom Valley Isle 9’ longboard. Live entertainment by Henry Kapono with complimentary pupus. Free. 3-5pm. On the Beach at Honua Kai Resort & Spa (130 Kai Malina Pkwy., Lahaina); 808-662-2900; dukesmaui.com
ISLAND RHYTHMS SUNSET COCKTAIL CRUISE – Get onboard for lots of fun, food and dancing on our Island Rhythms Sunset Cocktail Cruise with local reggae star Marty Dread. This music-filled excursion includes delicious appetizers, perfectly mixed Mai Tais and other drinks, plus a stunning sunset backdrop as you party with Marty on the bow of the boat. Call or book online. $42-$63, savings for PWF members, kamaaina, kamaaina members. 5pm-7pm. Pacific Whale Foundation (300 Maalaea Rd., Wailuku); 808-249-8811 x1; pacificwhale.org
FOR THE LOVE OF TANGO – Join Andaz as they watch a live performance and film with refreshments. Dancing Maui filmmaker Susan Kucera captures the story of a blind man’s journey into the intoxicating, complex world of Argentine tango and explores the impact tango has had on the lives of professional tango dancers, teachers, performers, and enthusiasts. 6pm-10pm. Andaz Hotel (3550 Wailea Alanui Dr., Wailea); loveoftangomovie.com/#!maui-premiere/c24c2
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, DEC 6
MAUI MOMPRENEUR WINTER SHOWCASE – Support Maui mamas at this Saturday’s Maui Mompreneur Winter Showcase at the Maui Beach Hotel. Mom-owned businesses will gather for an indoor craft fair. Support local by shopping handmade crafts, baked goods and mom-approved products. To be a vendor visit the website below. Free admission and parking. 9am-1pm. Maui Beach Hotel, Ellair Rainbow Room (170 W Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului), mauimompreneurs.com
MAUI FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY USED BOOK SALE – Score books for a buck! Shop at the Used Book Sale conducted by Maui Friends of the Library. Pre-loved books of all kinds: fiction & non-fiction, kids & adults starting at just $1. All proceeds benefit Maui’s public libraries. Each keiki will be able to take home a free children’s book, while supplies last! Free. 9:30am-3pm. Makawao Library (1159 Makawao Ave., Makawao); 808-573-8785, mauifriendsofthelibrary.org
IMUA WASH – Imua Family Services presents another Imua (Car) Wash this Saturday at the Ohana Fuels location in Kahului. A benefit for Camp Imua, proceeds will benefit the organization’s week-long recreational camp catered to keiki with special needs. Camp Imua is free of cost to campers and doubles as a respite for families. $15. 10am-2pm. Ohana Fuels (85 S. Wakea Ave., Kahului), imuafamilyservices.org
SUPER WATER SLIDE FESTIVAL – Morey presents the Super Water Slide Festival this Saturday and Sunday at the Maui Tropical Plantation. Brace yourself for 500 feet of water slides, human bumper balls, bouncy castles and more. Burn off some holiday pounds and make all the rounds you want during the day-long water fest. Food and beverages are available for purchase. Avoid waiting in long lines and access the obstacle course an hour early (11am) as a VIP Holder ($70). $40 general admission. 12pm-5pm. Maui Tropical Plantation (1670 Honoapiilani Hwy., Wailuku), moreychallenge.com
CHRYSANTHEMUM FESTIVAL – The 62nd annual Chrysanthemum Festival returns to the Wailuku Community Center this Saturday. Presented by Maui’s sons and Daughters of Nisei Veterans, the festival has traditionally honored Americans of Japanese ancestry. Proceeds benefit their historical preservation projects, the Nisei Veterans Memorial Center and scholarships for 10 Maui high school students. Enjoy exhibits and entertainment centered around American Japanese heritage. Dinner is available for purchase. $15. 4:30pm. Wailuku Community Center (395 Waena Pl., Wailuku); 808-249-2163 or 808-385-7670
HAWAII OPERA THEATRE PERFORMS AT MAUI LIBRARIES- Sat, Dec 6. The Hawaii Opera Theatre will present a selection of well-known songs from Broadway shows and arias from operas mostloved masterpieces at two free performances at Maui public libraries this weekend. This one-hour family-friendly program is a special opportunity for Maui residents and guests alike to enjoy the world-class talents of Hawaii’s only professional opera company: 10:30am at Kahului Public Library 808-873-3097; sponsored by the Maui Friends of the Library, and 3:30pm at theKihei Public Library 808-875-6833; sponsored by the Kay A. Edwards Memorial Fund. The program schedule is subject to change. If a sign language interpreter or other special accommodation is needed, contact the hosting library as soon as possible. For more information, please call the hosting library. Free. www.librarieshawaii.org
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, DEC 7
FREE 25 MINUTE REIKI TREATMENTS – The Gym Maui is offering free 25 minute Reiki treatments right before the holidays! In order to build strength and flexibility our body’s internal energies, organs and endocrine system (which produces hormones) need to be well maintained and replenished. Eastern Martial Arts Trainings incorporate these principals and so can you. Without body manipulation, Reiki balances our body’s energy centers to promote well being of Body, Mind and Spirit. Sign up is recommended, walk-ins welcome. Free. 9-11am. The Gym Maui (300 Ohukai Rd., Kihei); 808-891-8108, facebook.com/thegymmaui
MAUI FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY USED BOOK SALE – Score books for a buck! Shop at the Used Book Sale conducted by Maui Friends of the Library. Pre-loved books of all kinds: fiction & non-fiction, kids & adults starting at just $1. All proceeds benefit Maui’s public libraries. Each keiki will be able to take home a free children’s book, while supplies last! Free. 9am-3pm. Whole Foods Market (70 Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-872-3310; mauifriendsofthelibrary.org
FULL MOON CRUISE – What could be more romantic and fun than cruising on the vast Pacific Ocean under a brilliant full moon? This Pacific Whale Foundation Eco-Adventure is narrated by Harriet Witt, an international award winning astronomy writer and speaker known for her entertaining and informative commentary on all things lunar. The cruise includes beverages, appetizers, dessert and a free full-color marine life poster. Call or book online. $42-$63, savings for PWF members, kamaaina, kamaaina members. 8-10pm. Pacific Whale Foundation (612 Front St., Lahaina); 808-249-8811 x1; pacificwhale.org
FREE HULA SHOW – Free. 11am Maui Mall, (70 E. Ka‘ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-871-1307; mauimall.com
MONDAY, DEC 8
ENGAGING IN THE STATE LEGISLATIVE PROCESS-LAHAINA – Public Access Room’s (PAR) are designed to be useful to both newcomers and veterans of the legislative process. Covered topics will include understanding the legislative process, delivering effective testimony, making sense of the calendar and deadlines, and an overview of the Legislature’s website. All are welcome, and no registration or prior experience is required. Free. 3pm. Lahaina Kaunoa West Maui Senior Center (788 Pauoa St., Lahaina); 808-587-0478; lrbhawaii.org/par/workshp.html
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, DEC 9
ENGAGING IN THE STATE LEGISLATIVE PROCESS-PUKALANI – Public Access Room’s (PAR) are designed to be useful to both newcomers and veterans of the legislative process. Covered topics will include understanding the legislative process, delivering effective testimony, making sense of the calendar and deadlines, and an overview of the Legislature’s website. All are welcome, and no registration or prior experience is required. Free. 12pm. Pukulani Tavares Community Center (91 Pukalani St., Pukulani); 808-587-0478; lrbhawaii.org/par/workshp.html
MAUI NATIVE HAWAIIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GENERAL MEMBERSHIP DINNER – Before statehood, Hawaii was an American Territory. The Maui native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce (MNHCoC) will honor pre-statehood Hawaii at its December General Membership Dinner. “A Territorial Christmas” will be a 1950s island-style tribute to the simpler days before Black Friday or Cyber Monday. In addition to networking, the event will include a buffet dinner. For more information or to make reservations, call or go online. Everyone welcome. 5:30pm-8pm. Maui Tropical Plantation (1670 Honoapiilani Hwy., Wailuku); 808-874-2426; www.mnhcoc.org
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, DEC 10
ENGAGING IN THE STATE LEGISLATIVE PROCESS-KIHEI – Public Access Room’s (PAR) are designed to be useful to both newcomers and veterans of the legislative process. Covered topics will include understanding the legislative process, delivering effective testimony, making sense of the calendar and deadlines, and an overview of the Legislature’s website. All are welcome, and no registration or prior experience is required. Free. 6pm. Kihei Community Center (303 E Lipoa St., Kihei); 808-587-0478; lrbhawaii.org/par/workshp.html
HOLIDAY CELEBRATION AND INSTALLATION – Maui Filipino Chamber of Commerce invites the general public to its holiday celebration and installation of its 2015 board board of directors. The event includes dinner, entertainment, door prizes, silent auction, a Christmas Fashionista, games, and more. Call to purchase tickets. $40 before Dec 3, $50 after Dec 3. No-host cocktails begin at 5:30pm, buffet dinner at 6:15pm. Maui Beach Hotel – Elleair Ballroom (170 W Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-244-6042
HULA HONEYS HOLIDAY CONCERT – The Makawao Public Library hosts the Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winning Hula Honeys this Wednesday for a Holiday Concert. Blending vintage with hip Jazz classics, Ginger Johnson and Robyn Kneubuhl will set the mood with festive cheer. The concert is made possible by the Maui Friends of the Library. Suitable for all ages. Free. 6:30pm. Makawao Public Library (1159 Makawao Ave.); 808-573-8785.
HOW TO BE A VEGAN DURING THE HOLIDAYS – Learn how to eat vegan in the midst of the holiday season from author Patti Breitman this Wednesday. A vegan since 1986, Breitman is involved in various community causes including the Marin Vegetarian Education Group, Dharma Voices for Animals and the Advisory Council of the Animals and Society Institute. The co-write of the book Never Too Late To Go Vegan: The Over 50 guide to Adopting & Thriving on a Plant Based Diet, Breitman will share her experience with you. Free. 7:00pm-8:30pm. J. Walter Cameron Center (95 Mahalani St., Wailuku); vsh.org
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
MAUI FARMERS MARKETS & ART/CRAFT FAIRS
NAPILI FARMERS MARKET – Wed 8-11 am. Across the highway from Napili Market, before Maui Preparatory Academy
FARMERS MARKET OF MAUI, HONOKOWAI – Every Mon, Wed & Fri. Lots of fresh local produce plus baked and canned goods. 7-11am Farmers Market Maui & Deli, (3636 L. Honoapi‘ilani Rd., Kahana); 808-669-7004
FARMERS MARKET OF MAUI, KIHEI – Mon-Fri. Sample the goods at this local market for fresh produce. On Fridays, open until 5pm. 8am-4pm Farmers Market of Maui, (61 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-875-0949
MAKAWAO FARMERS MARKET – Every Wed. Fresh produce. Everything sold is Maui Grown, non-GMO and organic. 9am-2pm Po‘okela Church, (200 Olinda Rd., Makawao); 808-419-1570
FARMERS MARKET IN PAIA – Daily. Island grown fruit smoothies, coconut water and fresh juices. Organically grown Maui fruits and veggies. Produce boxes available. Support your local farmers at One Love Market at the Historic Paia Train Station. 10am-6pm One Love Market, (381 Baldwin Ave, Paia); 808-280-9019; Onelovemarket.com.
ONO ORGANIC FARMS – Daily (except Sat). A family-owned and operated, certified organic coffee and tropical fruit farm. 10:30am-6pm. Ono Organic Farms, (149 Hana Hwy., Hana).
KULA COUNTRY FARMS – Daily (except Mon). Kula Country Farm stand offers fruits and vegetables that are only locally grown and harvested fresh then stocked on the shelves daily. Open T-Th 11am to 5pm. 11am-4pm. Kula Country Farms, (Kula Highway at Kekaulike Avenue, Kula)
OPEN MARKET – Every Wed. Hale Ku‘ai Open Market features fresh fruit and vegetables open to the public on Wednesday from 11am to 2pm. Available for pre orders pick up on Wednesday call 984-2156 or email email@example.com. Free. 11am-2pm. Open market, (1977 Main St., Wailuku); 808-984-2156
FEED MY SHEEP PRODUCE LAHAINA – Every Thu. FMS Produce is a mobile produce market that sells fresh Upcountry Produce to benefit Feed My Sheep and the hungry on Maui. Those who financially qualify will be able to buy the produce at a 75 percent discount and SNAP (food stamps) will be accepted. Free. 10am-12pm. Republic Parking Lot, (Corner of Dickenson and Waine‘e, Lahaina); Feedmysheepmaui.com.
HANA FRESH FARMER’S MARKET – Every Thu. 11am-3pm. Hana Fresh, (4590 Hana Hwy., Hana).
FARMERS MARKET UHMC – Every Mon & Thu. Enjoy fresh sustainably grown produce including tomatoes, lettuce, eggplant, squash, kale, beets, radish, herbs, Asian greens, daikon, chard, flowers and more. Grown on campus by Agriculture and Natural Resource students. 12-1:30pm. University of Hawaii Maui College, (310 Ka‘ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-984-3500; Maui.hawaii.edu.
FEED MY SHEEP PRODUCE KAHANA – Every Thu. FMS Produce is a mobile produce market that sells fresh Upcountry Produce to benefit Feed My Sheep and the hungry on Maui. Free. 2-4pm. Lahaina Christian Fellowship Church, (4275 Hine Way, Kahana); Feedmysheepmaui.com.
LIPOA STREET FARMERS MARKET IN KIHEI – Every Sat. Fruits, produce and Ono Farm sourced foods. 8:30am-11:00am. (95 Lipoa St., Kihei).
MAUI SWAP MEET – Every Sat. From camo hunting gear and koa carvings to vintage aloha postcards and delicate, locally-crafted jewelry, produce market, this place pretty much has it all. 50 cents admission. 7am-1pm. Maui Community College, (310 Ka‘ahumanu Ave., Kahului); 808-244-3100; Mauiexposition.com
UPCOUNTRY FARMER’S MARKET – Every Sat. Find the best veggies, fruits, flowers and plants, Maui farmers have to offer. Plus, extra goodies like jams and jellies. 7-11am Kulamalu Town Center (near Longs Drugs), 808-283-3257; Upcountryfarmersmarket.org
LAHAINA ARTS SOCIETY’S FINE ART FAIR – Every Sun & Sat. Under the shade of Lahaina’s famous Banyan Tree, check out over 50 select Maui artists. Listen to live music and find unique treasures including paintings, ceramics, jewelry, photography, glass art, wood carvings, baskets and more. Free. 9am-5pm. Banyan Tree Park, (649 Wharf St., Lahaina); 808-661-9175; Visitlahaina.com.
FEED MY SHEEP PRODUCE KAHULUI – Every Sat. FMS Produce is a mobile produce market that sells fresh Upcountry Produce to benefit Feed My Sheep and the hungry on Maui. Those who financially qualify will be able to buy the produce at a 75 percent discount and SNAP (food stamps) will be accepted. Free. 9:30am-12pm Christ the King Church, (Corner of Wakea Avenue and Pu‘unene Avenue., Kahului); Feedmysheepmaui.com.
HANA FRESH FARMER’S MARKET – Mondays. 3-6pm Hana Fresh, (4590 Hana Hwy., Hana).
ARTISAN FAIR – Mondays. Come to shop, stay to dine. Local made on Maui Artists showcasing and selling artwork, photography, jewelry, accessories, clothing, massage and wellness. Cash bar and complimentary valet. Free entry. 5-10pm. Longhi’s Lahaina, (888 Front St., Lahaina); 808-667-2288; Longhis.com.
MAUI KARAOKE BARS
FREE KARAOKE – Every Sun & Wed. L‘ava Sports Bar & Karaoke, (1088 L. Main St., Wailuku); 808-244-4888
KARAOKE – Every Wed. No cover. 10pm-1am Lulu’s Lahaina Surf Club & Grill, (Lahaina Cannery Mall, 1221 Honoapi‘ilani Hwy., Lahaina); 808-661-0808
KARAOKE WITH “AUNTIE” TODDY LILIKOI IN THE LOUNGE AREA – Every Fri & Sat. Oku’s sushi is available until 11:30pm. 9:30pm Kobe Japanese Steakhouse & Oku’s Sushi Bar, (136 Dickenson St., Lahaina); 808-667-5555; kobemaui.com
KARAOKE INDUSTRY NIGHT – Every Sun & Mon. Welcoming all workers from the food and beverage industry to let loose and belt a tune. Half off food and drinks. No Cover. 8pm Haui’s Life’s A Beach, (1913 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-891-8010
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, Randall Rospond 6:30pm; Every Sun & Mon, Rick G 6:30-9:30pm; Sat, The House Shakers: Rockin’ Blues 6:30pm; Wed, Cole Sulenta 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, Kaniala Masoe 1:30pm; Wed, Peter DeAquino 4pm; Wed, Ernest Pua‘a, Kamuela & Roy Kato 6:30pm; Thu, Alika Nakaoka 1:30pm; Thu, Kaniala Masoe 4pm; Thu, Damon Parillo, Ron Heeton and Keali‘i Parillo 6:30pm; Every Sun, Tue, Fri & Sat, Kawika Lum Ho 11am; Fri, Kaniala Masoe 1:30pm; Every Sun, Fri & Sat, 1810 4pm; Fri, Kawika Lum Ho, Roy Kato & Mark D’Antonio 6:30pm; Sat, Damon Parillo 1:30pm; Sat, Danyel Alana, Derick Sebastian and Roy Kato 6:30pm; Sun, Danyel Alana 1:30pm; Sun, Derick Sebastian, Ryan Tanaka and John Kahaiali‘i 6:30pm; Mon, Kawika Lum Ho 1:30pm; Mon, Armadillo & Derek 4pm; Mon, Derick Sebastian & Josh Kahula 6:30pm; Tue, Jarrett Roback 1:30pm; Tue, Damon Parillo & Roy Kato 4pm; Tue, Wili Pohaku 6:30pm; Every Mon, Wed & Thu, Ernest Pua’a 11am. (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, 1810 6:30-8:30pm; Sat, 1810 8-10pm; 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 Band 10pm-1:30am; 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; Thu, Harry Troup E 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.
RUTH’S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE – Every Sun & Sat, Live Jazz 6-9pm. (900 Front St., Lahaina); 808-661-8815.
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 Kekaa Dr., Lahaina); 808-662-6000; www.SangritaGrill.com
SEA HOUSE RESTAURANT, NAPILI KAI BEACH RESORT – Tue & Sun, Albert Kaina 7-9pm; Wed & Fri, Kincaid Kupahu 7-9pm; 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 TRVR 10pm; Fri, DJ HighOwl 10pm; Sat, DJ Blast 10pm; Sun, DJ Kurt 10pm; Mon, DJ Firefly 10pm; Tue, DJ Firefly & DJ HighOwl 10pm; Wed, DJ HighOwl 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 – Thu, Quiz 7pm, DJ L 10pm; Fri, DJ L 10pm; Mon, Chad Kaya & Michael Russell 10pm; Sun, Steve Craig 6pm; Sat, Jordan Cuddy 8pm; Wed, Jessica & Kanoa 10pm. (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, DJ 4-8pm; Sat, Second Life 4-8pm; Every Tue, Wed & Fri, Rick Glencross 4-8pm; Thu, Good Chemistry 9pm; Fri, Dat Guyz 9pm; Sat, RED KROWN 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 – Wed, Willie K. 7-9pm; Thu, Super Fun Pub Quiz with Trish 9:30pm; Fri, Andrew Corradini 6:30pm; Sat, Soul Kitchen 6:30-8:30pm; Sun, House Shakers 6:30-9:30pm; Mon, Stay Eazy 6:30pm; Tue, Brenton Keith’s Mulligan’s Magic Show 6:30-8pm; Wed, Joel Katz 5:30-6:30pm. (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; Fri, Randall Rospond 4-6pm; Sat, Tom Conway 4-6pm; Sun, Viva La Rumba 4-6pm; Mon Kanoa 4-6pm; Tue, Steve Mantelli 4-6pm; Wed, Dan Hiss 4-6pm. (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, Just Us 808 8:30pm; Sat, Free Karaoke 8pm; Sun, Unplugged Jukebox 6pm. (1234 Lower Main St., Wailuku) 808-245-2206.
CASANOVA – Wed, DJ Kurt $5 cover before 11pm, $10 after. 10pm; Thu, Willie K and his Blues Band $10 cover 9pm; Fri, (1188 Makawao Ave, Makawao); 808-572-0220
CHARLEY’S RESTAURANT & SALOON – Thu, Thunder & Lightning 6:30-8:30pm; Fri, Mezzanine Featuring Marasco & Sandwich Island Bass $10 9:30pm; Sat,Freeradicals Projekt with Special Guest Sicnickles hosted by Justin Morris $15 10pm; Mon, Charley’s Live Band Open Mic & Jam 7-10pm; Tue, Howard Ahia 6:30-8:30pm; Wed, Andrew Corradini 6:30-8:30pm. (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, Betz and Adam with Vince Esquire 6:30-9pm. (810 Haiku Rd.); 808-575-2661.
STOPWATCH SPORTSBAR AND GRILL – Fri, Jerry Caires Jr. Band 8pm-12pm, $4 cover. (1127 Makawao Ave., Makawao); 808-572-138