Archive for "Maui"

Maui Matsuri Festival

Maui

Saturday, May 25: 
Maui Matsuri Festival.
  The festival features Japanese and Okinawan entertainment, free children’s crafts, food booths, craft booths, kids games, exhibits, cosplay exhibition, martial arts demos, saimin & natto eating contests, manga & art drawing contests, and ends with a community Bon Dance which honors ancestors. Festival entry is free, parking is $5 per vehicle. University of Hawai`i – Maui College Courtyard, 310 W. Ka`ahumanu Ave., Kahului. 2 to 9 p.m. For information call (808) 283-9999 or visit www.mauimatsuri.com.

50th Annual Barrio Festival

Maui

Saturday May 25: 
50th Annual Barrio Festival.
  A Filipino cultural event with food booths, entertainment, cultural displays and the Miss Barrio Fiesta and Little Miss Barrio Fiesta competition. War Memorial Soccer Field, 700 Halia Nakoa St., Wailuku.  For information call (808) 264-0871 or visit www.binhiatani.org.

Maui Matsuri International Culture Night

Maui

Friday, May 24: 
Maui Matsuri International Culture Night. 
Enjoy a night of multi-cultural entertainment and fashion show.  UH Maui College, Pilina Student Lounge, 310 W. Ka`ahumanu Ave., Kahului.  6 to 9 p.m.  For information call (808) 213-0711 or visit www.mauimatsuri.com.

Maui Brewers Festival

Maui

Saturday, May 18: 
Maui Brewers Festival.
  The event features tasty food from local restaurants and caterers at no additional charge, beer tastings from local and national craft breweries, live music, door prizes, a home brew competition, and lots of fun. Don’t like beer? Enjoy hard cider, hard kombucha, root beer, and delicious food at no additional charge. For ages 21 and over only.  Maui Arts & Cultural Center, A&B Amphitheater, One Cameron Way, Kahului. VIP entry 2 p.m., General Admission starts at 3:30 p.m.  Event ends at 7 p.m.   For tickets and information call (808) 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.

Aloha Friday Movie Night – Christopher Robin

Maui

Friday, May 17: 
Aloha Friday Movie Night – Christopher Robin. 
Outlets of Maui hosts Aloha Friday movie night, beginning at 7:00 p.m., every third Friday of the month, shoppers are invited to gather on Ohana Plaza (located between Gap Factory and Carter’s) to enjoy a free movie with friends and family.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.  The Outlets of Maui, 900 Front St., Lahaina.  7 to 9 p.m.  For information call (808) 446-7776 or visit www.outletsofmaui.com.

MAPA’s Spring Extravaganza 2019

Maui

Saturday & Sunday, May 4 & 5: 
MAPA’s Spring Extravaganza 2019. 
Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) presents four spectacular shows for the entire family.  Opening the weekend on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., MAPA’s annual recital features dancers of all ages strutting their stuff in hip hop, jazz, ballet, and contemporary.  On Saturday at 7:30 p.m., MAPA’s most experienced dancers present extraordinary original choreography in the MOVES dance concert, featuring guest appearances by some of Mau`i’s favorite dance companies.  On Sunday at 12:30 p.m., MAPA dancers of all ages will continue strutting their stuff in hip hop, jazz, ballet, and contemporary.  Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Castle Theater, One Cameron Wy., Kahului.   For tickets and information call (808) 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.

Maui Friday Town Parties

Maui

Every Friday:
Maui Friday Town Parties. Enjoy food, live entertainment, shopping and art. Many retailers, galleries and boutiques operate extended hours and highlight special promotions. Crafters, artisans and culinary wizards add their creativity to the event.  6 to 9 p.m.  May 3 – Wailuku, on Market Street; May 10 – Lahaina, on Front Street; May 17 – Makawao, on Makawao and Baldwin Avenues; May 24 – on South Kihei Rd., Azeka Shopping Center, May 31 – Lana`i City, Island of Lana`i, around Dole Park, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.  For transportation packages to Lana`i Friday Town Party, visit www.go-lanai.com.. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.  For transportation packages to Lana`i Friday Town Party, visit www.go-lanai.com.    For more information on Maui Town Parties, visit www.mauifridays.com.

“Cinderella” Ballet

Maui

Sunday, May 5: 
“Cinderella” Ballet.
  The magical ballet will be performed by Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) upper level ballerinas. Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Castle Theater, One Cameron Wy., Kahului.  6 p.m.  For tickets and information call (808) 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.

Maui Sunday Market

Maui

Every Sunday:
Maui Sunday Market. Held each Sunday, from 4 pm to 8 pm, in the Kahului Shopping Center parking lot, this popular event features island vendors (crafters, artisans, food purveyors, and more); entertainment; food trucks; and activities showcasing Hawaiian Cultural traditions and practices. Public admission and parking is free.

Cazimero Lei Day Concert

Maui

Friday, May 3: 
Cazimero Lei Day Concert.
  The MACC’s Ho`onanea series continues with the annual tradition of a Maui Lei Day concert with Robert Cazimero that is always a celebratory event.  Kumu Hula Robert Uluwehi Cazimero will perform in this perennially popular Lei Day event, along with the musicians and dancers from his award-winning Hālau Nā Kamalei – big winners at the 2015 Merrie Monarch Festival.  Enjoy the smooth showmanship, talent, and graciousness of Robert Cazimero, along with contemporary Hawaiian music and hula.  Preshow festivities start at 5:30 pm in the Yokouchi Pavilion and will include music and hula. Island crafters with displays of local arts & crafts and fragrant lei will also be on hand for purchase.  Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Castle Theater, One Cameron Wy., Kahului.  7:30 p.m.  For tickets and information call (808) 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.