BEST TOWN THAT STILL HAS A BOWLING ALLEY, THANK GOD Wailuku Blink and you’ll miss it. But half the fun of trying to find it is discovering all the other little gems along the way. You could literally spend the whole day in Wailuku just contemplating the bizarre existence of seemingly random shops and storefronts. There’s a record store on the corner of Market and Main, a … [Read more...] about BEST OF MAUI 2004: Best Maui Arts Entertainment and Nightlife Revealed!
Best Maui Arts Entertainment and Nightlife 2004
BEST ART GALLERY Maui Hands Ever lie awake at night wondering where you can buy yourself some nice Hawaiian basketry? Or perhaps you’ve been searching for that perfect piece of nature jewelry to accessorize your Saturday night evening-wear? Well, wonder no more. Maui Hands has the best in all that’s hand-spun. From 275 participating Hawaiian artists, you’ll find … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2004: Best Art Gallery on Maui: Maui Hands
BEST THING ABOUT THE MAUI COUNTY FAIR The Food The Maui County Fair comes but once a year, filling the Kahului air with the sound of children, the bright lights of the Ferris wheel and the wonderful smells of the food court. There are so many booths, each with different local specialties, you could come all four days and never eat the same food twice. It’s no wonder … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2004: Best Thing About the Maui County Fair: The Food
BEST PLACE TO DANCE Hapa’s Night Club What with gay night and Ladies Night, there’s no surprise here. Hapa’s has also been a haven for visiting DJs like Beat Junkies and Q-bert, and underground hip-hop artists like Atmosphere and Lyrics Born that no one—certainly not you, the reader—could resist this past year. Uh, or maybe it’s the on stage pole and cage, but who … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2004: Best Place to Dance on Maui: Hapa’s Night Club
BEST LOCAL MUSICIAN Willie K And again, whether he’s playing songs he wrote, songs someone else wrote or just sitting on stage singing the alphabet in his underwear—which he doesn’t, sorry—Willie K wins your vote. A multiple Na Hoku Hanohano Award winner, Willie K. has played with or opened for B.B. King, Santana, Al DiMeola, Willie Nelson, Prince, Crosby, Stills and … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2004: Best Local Musician on Maui: Willie K