Maui Chef's Table
One event that shouldn't be missed are the weekly Maui Chef's Table events held by the Mill House Restaurant at Maui Tropical Plantation. Seven delicious courses that have never been prepared before are served to a select few at a beautiful outdoor venue. Sit and watch master chefs create remarkable dishes in front of your eyes, ask them questions, learn the process, and find out what local, fresh Maui ingredients taste like first hand at this month's Maui Chef's Table. Call (808) 270-0333 to reserve some of the very limited seats available.
Watching live music is one of the best nighttime activities you can do while visiting Maui. Located at the Maui Tropical Plantation with beautiful views of the West Maui Mountains, Maui's most scenic live music venue is a wonderful place to spend an evening. Catch live music performances from some of Hawaii''s most talented musicians, or enjoy cocktails and delicious, locally-harvested food from Executive Chef Jeff Scheer at The Mill House Restaurant.
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Every year, the Shanghai Circus is eagerly anticipated in Maui. This talented group of acrobats travel to our island annually to showcase their skill and daring for packed audiences. The croup consists of acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, and performers who have mastered incredible balancing acts. The excitement of the show never let's up as one breath-taking act follows another. They don't always pull everything, which makes it even more nerve-racking to watch. A youthful twist is added to traditional chinese circus maneuvers at the Macc.
Peak of Whale Watch Season
February is the peak of the Whale Watching season in Maui waters. Find out more at Maui Whale Watching.
Maui Whale Festival
The Maui Whale Festival has been going on in South Maui for over 30 years now with a parade, events, live music, great food and much more. It is usually held in late February or early March. Learn more about the Maui Whale Festival.
Seabury Hall Annual Craft Fair
Every year, the day before Mother's Day, the Maui Craft Fair is held at Seabury Hall. This event directly benefits the Tuition Assistance Fund.
From classic car show to arts and crafts booths, it's always a wonderful event, and there's loads to do and see while participating in the Seabury Hall Craft Fair.
Blossoms for The Brave
Every year, Kaunoa, the Department of Housing & Human Concerns and The Mayor honor our Veterans on Memorial Day! To recognize each hero, a total of 2,700 lei are placed at Maui Veteran Cemetery in Makawao for Memorial Day ceremonies. Loose flowers are also used in an aerial flower drop.
You can help by making leis or bringing flowers. Green ti leaves, Crown Flowers, Orchids, Bozu flowers & leaves, Plumerias, Bourgainvillea flowers & leaves, and other flowers & greenery are all neede.
Find our more here or call Kaunoa Senior Center at 808-270-7308.
Wa'a Kiakahi Canoe Festival
Each year, Kaanapali Beach Resort Association hosts the Wa'a Kiakahi Canoe Festival run by the Hawaiian Sailing Canoe Association. It's great fun and an excellent way to share the ingenuity and incredible skill handed down from Hawaiian and Polynesian ancestors when it comes to traveling without instruments and navigating by the stars.
Learn more about our experience sailing on a Wa'a at the 8th Annual Wa'a Kiakahi Canoe Festival>
Maui Film Festival
Easily one of the best events of the year on Maui, The Maui Film Festival is unlike any other film festival in the world. Most of the venues are open air with ocean views. The weather is perfect, and the vibe is festive and upbeat. The celestial Cinema is fantastic held on a South maui golf course with stars over head and an ocean view in the distance. We'll be adding more shortly about the Maui Film Festival.
During the Maui Film Festivals, there are many fun parties open to the public. One of these is at Tommy Bahama's.
You can see more articles about the events on our other blog. Visit Maui Film Festival.
4th of July Firework Shows
The best fireworks on Maui for the 4th can be found in Lahaina. Find a good spot to enjoy them as they're shot from barges on the water. Wailea sometimes fires off a decent show.
If you light fireworks on the beach, or anywhere, please clean up the shrapnel. The only thing that makes a local more angry than warm Heineken is littering (lack of Kokua.)
Usually at the Hyatt Regency Maui, This festival continuse the trend of bringing world-class photographers to one of the word's most photogenic places: Maui. From novice to professional — attendees will learn from classroom sessions, location shoots, and hands-on demo sessions led by pro photographers.
Learn more about the Maui Photo Festival.
Taste of Lahaina
This is the single event that all of the restaurants on the island are measured by. With dozens of booths and thousands of delicious flavors to enjoy, you'll love this culinary event. Learn more details about the Taste of Lahaina.
Maui County Fair
Held at the end of September, the Maui County Fair is a local favorite. Residents from all over Maui come to enjoy the uniquely Hawaiian Fair. With dozens of rides, fun games, informative booths, and delicious Funnel Cakes, you won't be disappointed with the Maui County Fair.
Lahaina's Front Street Halloween Celebration
The Historic Lahaina Town on the West side of Maui hosts quite possibly the nations best Halloween celebration. Front Street is closed down from vehicles, and pedestrians in incredible outfits flow through the long oceanfront street. Find out more about Maui's Lahaina Halloween.
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