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Gary Clark Jr

Maui

Sunday, July 21, 2019 – 7:00 PM :
Gary Clark Jr.
Every ticket purchased online for Gary Clark Jr. includes your choice of a CD or a digital copy of the new album, “This Land.” You’ll receive instructions via email on how to redeem your album after ticket purchase. ONLY TICKETS PURCHASED ONLINE ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THE CD. 
Gary Clark Jr. began playing guitar at the age of 12. Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Clark played small gigs throughout his teens until he met promoter Clifford Antone, proprietor of the Austin music club Antone’s.   Soon after meeting Clifford, Clark began to play with other musical icons, including Jimmie Vaughan who, along with others in the Austin music community, helped Clark along his musical path. Gary Clark Jr. is best known for his fusion of blues, rock, and soul music with elements of hip hop.   Known as a prolific live performer, he has shared the stage with Eric Clapton, B. B. King, and the Rolling Stones, among others. In 2014, Clark won a Grammy award for Best Traditional R&B performance for the song “Please Come Home.”   CLICK HERE for the menu  
Tickets: $44, $54, $64; $150/VIP (prices increase on day of show; plus applicable fees)

Obon Dance & Festival – Kahului Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

Maui

July 19, 2019 – July 20:
Obon Dance & Festival – Kahului Hongwanji Buddhist Temple.
The summer Obon season perpetuates the Buddhist tradition of honoring the spirit of those passed on celebrated with special services and festivals. The festival includes food booths, taiko drummers and other colorful sights and sounds, bon dances that have become a cultural touchstone for all in Hawaii. Free to enjoy!July 19-20 (Fri./Sat.): Kahului Hongwanji, 7:30 p.m., following 6 p.m. service.

Dancers of Damelahamid

Maui

Friday, July 19, 2019 – 7:30 PM:
Dancers of Damelahamid.
Through dramatic dance, captivating narrative, intricately carved masks, and elaborate regalia, the Dancers of Damelahamid transform time and space, to bridge the ancient with a living tradition.   The rich history of masked dance inspires a compelling performance, celebrating the diversity and time depth of the many beautiful aboriginal/First Nations cultures.   Don’t miss this special performance by an aboriginal dance company from the Northwest Coast of British Columbia.
CLICK HERE to watch a video 
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Please also visit the exhibit, “First Nations Art of the Northwest Coast,” in the Schaefer International Gallery. Click HERE for details.
RELATED EVENT:  A movement-based workshop will be offered Thursday, July 18, that will allow participants to experience different styles of Coastal First Nations songs.The Dancers of Damelahamid will explain the cultural significance of the movement techniques as well as the importance of story and cultural knowledge in the dance form. Through the use of songs, simple vocabulary will be taught in the Gitxsan language. Participants are asked to dress comfortably and wear moccasins, sneakers, or bare feet. All levels of experience are welcome. Pre-registration required. CLICK HERE for information.  
Tickets: $25, $35 (plus applicable fees); 10% discount for MACC members and half-price kids 12 and under

Workshop with the Dancers of Damelahamid

Maui

Thursday, July 18, 2019:
Workshop with the Dancers of Damelahamid. The workshop will be held in Omori Room A. This movement-based workshop will experience different styles of Coastal First Nations songs.   The Dancers of Damelahamid will explain the cultural significance of the movement techniques as well as the importance of story and cultural knowledge in the dance form.   Through the use of songs, simple vocabulary will be taught in the Gitxsan language. Participants are asked to dress comfortably and wear moccasins, sneakers, or bare feet.   All levels of experience are welcome. COST:  $10 nonrefundable registration fee. Registered attendees for this workshop will have access to a $5 discount towards the purchase of a ticket to the Dancers of Damelahamid show on Friday, July 19. Discounted performance tickets are available exclusively through the box office. mauiarts.org

Iao Valley 10K & 5K

Maui

July 13, 2019:
Iao Valley 10K & 5K.
Where: Wailuku Municipal Parking Lot off Vineyard Street Distance: 10k, elevation is 780 feet gain and descent 5k, elevation is 300 feet gain and descent Course Description 10K : Starting at the Wailuku Municipal parking lot, runners follow Vineyard Street to Main Street up to the scenic Iao Valley State Park*. After the turn around, enjoy a rolling downhill back to Wailuku. Course Description 5K : Starting at the Wailuku Municipal parking lot, runners follow Vineyard Street to Main Street up to the half way point which will be marked with a 5K Turn Around Sign. After the turn around, enjoy a downhill back to Wailuku Aid Stations: 10K Runners, 2 water stations on the course and 1 water station for the 5k runners. https://virr.clubexpress.com

History Theatre

Maui

Friday, July 12, from 6 – 8:30 PM:
History Theatre
at Waiola Church Cemetery (535 Waine’e Street, Lahaina)
History comes to life where history was laid to rest.We invite you to hear stories of Hawaii’s past directly from the people who lived it. Join missionary Rev. Jonathan Green, historian David Malo, and Lahainaluna superintendent Rev. Lorrin Andrews for an evening of drama, conversation and pupu.
Details:
* Doors open at 6 p.m. Performances start at 6:30 p.m.* There will be three performances occurring simultaneously, and guests with cycle through all three performances, so please plan on a bit of walking during the event.* This is an outdoor event, so please dress accordingly.
* Free parking is available at the site of the event (Waiola Church).

History Theatre

Maui

Friday, July 12:
History Theatre.
History comes to life where history was laid to rest.
We invite you to hear stories of Hawaii’s past directly from the people who lived it.
Join missionary Rev. Jonathan Green, historian David Malo, and Lahainaluna superintendent Rev. Lorrin Andrews for an evening of drama, conversation and pupu.
Details:

  • Doors open at 6 p.m. Performances start at 6:30 p.m.
  • There will be three performances occurring simultaneously, and guests with cycle through all three performances, so please plan on a bit of walking during the event.
  • This is an outdoor event, so please dress accordingly.
  • Free parking is available at the site of the event (Waiola Church).

Market at The Shops

Maui

July 10, 2019 – December 11, 2019:
Market at The Shops.
The Markets at the Shops are every second and fourth Wednesday, from 4:00 p.m – 6:00 p.m. What could be more enticing than fresh pineapples, specialty foods and Local Maui made artisan goods? Market at The Shops is a fun grocery shopping venue that offers farm-fresh and sustainable grown produce from local growers, producers and artisans. You’ll get the freshest ingredients and the chance to learn about the food and products directly from the vendors.

Jazz Maui Presents Jazz at the Shops

Maui

July 04, 2019:
Jazz Maui Presents Jazz at the Shops.
Jazz Maui presents “Jazz at the Shops”, a free concert featuring jazz guitarist Prem Brosio, Jake Thomas Quartet, and the King Kekaulike Na Alii Big Band. The concert is the finale of a day-long celebration that includes food trucks, Aumakua Polynesian Spectacular and face painting by The Party Zone. “Jazz at the Shops” is supported by Hawaii Tourism Authority, Arts Education for Children Group, and Outlets of Maui. Jazz Maui is a nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for participation in high quality jazz music education and performances. https://jazzmaui.org/

Jazz Maui Presents Concert in the Park

Maui

July 04, 2019:
Jazz Maui Presents Concert in the Park.
Jazz Maui presents the annual free “Concert in the Park” under the stars on the Lahaina Library Lawn. This family-friendly Fourth of July celebration features the Chop Suey Jazz Orchestra, vocalist Sheryl Renee, and the Maui Community Band performing patriotic favorites. A spectacular fireworks display follows the concert. The concert is sponsored by Hawaii Tourism Authority, Lahaina Sunrise Rotary, Lahaina Restoration Foundation and Lahaina Town Action Committee. https://jazzmaui.org/