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Aloha and welcome to one of the longest standing Maui blogs on the web! We share events, things to do, local insights, news and more about Maui, Hawaii.

Maui Events August 2022

Maui Events August 2022

Looking for this month’s top activites? Our Maui events August calendar post includes concerts, painting parties, farm-to-table dinners and more.

Maui Events July 2022

Maui Events July 2022

See how to celebrate summer right this month on Maui with our list of the best Maui events for July! From fireworks to festivals, we’ve got you covered.

Maui Events June 2022

Maui Events June 2022

Summer is less than a month away, and we’re ready for it here on The Valley Isle! Check out our top Maui events this June to start planning your calendar.

Maui Events May 2022

Maui Events May 2022

Aloha from the Valley Isle! With more aloha than you can throw a coconut at, May is usually our favorite time to be on Maui.

A Baller’s Guide to Maui

A Baller’s Guide to Maui

Hey, money bags! This post is for you. So the rest of us can live vicariously through your luxuries, please enjoy A Baller’s Guide to Maui.

Maui Events April 2022

Maui Events April 2022

Welcome to The Valley Isle! Browse our list of Maui events this April to start planning your spring happenings in tropical paradise. Aloha!

Maui Events March 2022

Maui Events March 2022

Welcome to The Valley Isle! Browse our list of Maui events in March to start planning your paradise activities, from dinner events to concerts.

The Essential Maui Packing List

The Essential Maui Packing List

What to pack for Maui, Hawaii So, you're ready to start packing for your long-awaited Maui vacation. How hard can it be? After all, it's Hawaii, where warm weather prevails year-round. You should be able to throw some swimwear and a couple of changes of clothes into...

Honolua Bay

Honolua Bay

Meander past the busyness of Lahaina and the refinement of Ka’anapali, curve past the quiet nooks of Honokawai, Napili, and Kapalua, and you’ll be welcomed to an utterly different part of Maui—one where the road grows narrow and twisty, nature booms all around you,...

Maui Events February 2022

Maui Events February 2022

As we step further into 2022, we are happy to see things start to pick up here on Maui! While town parties and the coveted Whale Day Parade might still be a bust this month, February brings with it a handful of spirited events, like reggae concerts at the MACC, the...

Best Maui Properties For Sale

Best Maui Properties For Sale

Whether you're interested in making Maui your permanent home or you're toying with the idea of purchasing an investment property, a dedicated realtor is necessary to walk you through the process. Evan Harlow of Coldwell Banker Maui is one of the island's top choices,...

Maui Events January 2022

Maui Events January 2022

This month, the tropical winter is in full swing- which here on Maui means cool breezes, rainbows, and lots of whales! Whether you choose to spend your tropical winter getaway browsing local markets, testing your trivia skills at local breweries, or jamming out at one...

Best Maui Ziplines

Best Maui Ziplines

For travelers seeking a bit of excitement, ziplining is the perfect opportunity to explore the various landscapes of Maui, all while having a blast with friends or family. With top-notch equipment, exotic locations, and quality safety standards, we highly recommend...

Maui Events December 2021

'Mele Kalikimaka is the thing to say' this month on Maui, in the land of swaying palms and abundant tropical cheer. While the holidays may look a little different this year, visitors and residents alike can look forward to weekly markets, concerts, craft fairs, and...

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Best Maui Surf Lessons

When thinking of locations for taking surf lessons, Maui is usually at the top of the list. The first question to answer is where are you staying on Maui?   Both the south side of Maui and the west side are great for Maui surf lessons.  If all you need is to find...

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4-Day Maui Itinerary

We recently had some mainland friends ask what we would do if we only had 4 days on Maui for their 2022-2023 vacation. Though most visitors only stay on our island for their Maui vacation, some like to island-hop and experience more than one place.  We thought we'd...

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Moving to Maui – One Year Later

Moving to Maui Original update article was written in 2018 Updated December 10th, 2021 NOTES FROM MAUI INFORMATION GUIDE: This post has recently taken some serious heat from a vocal segment of our Maui community.  It was singled out due to its encouraging mainlanders...

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Maui Events November 2021

November usually brings all kinds of exciting celebrations to The Valley Isle and beyond. From annual festivals to Thanksgiving and Black Friday, November is one of our favorite times of year on Maui. Keep an eye out for the arrival of our resident humpback whale...

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Maui Events October 2021

Aloha and hello, future and current travelers. October on Maui is usually one of the most fun times on the island, with the Maui Fair coming to town, Halloween celebrations in Lahaina Town, as well as concerts, garden parties, and more. Unfortunately, Hawaii is in the...

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Ten (More) Things You Didn’t Know About Hawaii

If you missed our first post on Ten Things You Didn't Know About Maui, start there. If you're all caught up on Maui trivia, here are ten more wonderful things about the lovely Aloha State that you may not have known before. Feel free to use these for upcoming game...

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Maui Outdoor Activities

We've been fortunate enough to experience most of the commercial activities here on the Valley Isle.  We've listed some of the most popular Maui outdoor Activities below.  Let us know what you think in comments!     Molokini Crater Snorkel, sail, and enjoy...

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Maui Events September 2021

The month of September traditionally marks the start of Maui's slow season. The kids are back in school, the temperatures are cooling down, and the island may be quiet- but there is usually still a ton of fun to be had! September usually boasts the Starry Night...

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Where You Should Stay on Maui

If you're traveling to Maui for the first time, many people choose to stay in the more populated, tourist-friendly areas of the island. However, if you're thinking about returning to The Valley Isle, consider staying in another part of the island to experience a new...

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Coconut Information Farm

Changing the world one coconut at a time. What if the key to a sustainable lifestyle was hiding in plain sight? Well, if you live near the tropics, it is- in the form of the unassuming coconut tree.   One of the major problems facing the Hawaiian Islands today is...

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Coronavirus in Hawaii

We just got back from a mainland trip and have detailed our experience below.  We share how to visit Maui (or return to Maui) with a step-by-step guide below, but there are also some new requirements that began May 4th and more on the 11th. See our Instagram notes...

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Top 10 Things to Do on Oahu

The third-largest and most populous of the Hawaiian Islands, Oahu is accurately known as "The Gathering Place". Home to approximately 75 to 80% of the state's residents (953,000 according to the 2010 census), Oahu is a melting pot of culture, beauty, and history that...

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Maui Wedding Planners

Our maui wedding planners and wedding coordinators list is comprised of many companies on Maui. In listing these companies, we are not making recommendations and have no affiliation with them. This list is here merely as a starting point for your search. Please let us...

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New Maui County Growth Plan

(This was an April Fools Joke.) With the vaccine in place and restrictions relaxing on Maui, visitors are at a frenzy to visit one of the most popular vacation destinations in the country, and big corporations are quickly realizing the advantage of opening locations...

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1st Visit to Maui, Hawaii

What starts as a dream vacation for many often turns into an annual affair. There is some sort of magic spell Maui seems to cast on almost everyone who visits, earning the island the title of 'Best Island in the World' by Conde Nast time and time again. If it's your...

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Maui Web Design & Marketing

Maui Web Designers For over 14 years, Hawaii Web Group has been known for superior Hawaii Web Design, but not many people realize how strong this company is in getting websites to #1 for their target keywords. Some of the high-traffic terms they've been responsible...

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Top 10 Things to Do on Kauai

For an island with a population of only 66,000, 'The Garden Isle' has made its way into the hearts of millions of travelers throughout the world. With rugged mountains, deep canyons, towering waterfalls, and over 50 miles of white sand beaches, it's no wonder that...

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Maui Hurricane Updates – DOUGLAS

UPDATES AS OF: 8:20 pm Sunday, July 26th, 2020 Hurricane Douglas passed us without much effect.   In the last few days, it's gone from a Category 4 down to 1, though it's still a major Hurricane. This morning, it was windy and rainy here Upcountry. Then the wind died,...

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The History Behind the Haunts

Learning the history behind some of Maui's favorite haunts adds a whole new level to your experience!   1.  Charley's Restaurant and Saloon This north shore hot spot is known for its epic live music, its laid back atmosphere, and fabulous breakfast.  This wasn't...

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Maui Mexican Food Guide

Being from Texas, Mexican food is something I'm both extremely familiar with and extremely picky about. I've got high standards when it comes to things wrapped in a tortilla, because, well, there's a lot of crap out there wrapped in tortillas, and that's just a damn...

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Volcanic Velocity, Maui Style

Some people feel the need for speed. Me? Not so much. Having spent the last couple of years attempting to blend in while learning to snowboard, often as tiny children zoom past me with a humiliating and infuriating level of ease, I can safely say any brief brushes...

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Venturing to The Mill House and Mama’s Fish House

Why It’s Worth The Trip As early as thirty years ago, Maui wasn’t exactly an epicurean destination. Though delicious in their own right, traditional Hawaiian fare—poi, lau lau, lomi lomi salmon, haupia—was primarily seen on the buffet tables at luaus. Local favorites,...

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New Year’s Eve Events on Maui

While Maui is considered to be magical most days of the year, there's something special about ringing in the New Year in tropical Hawaiian paradise. Whether you want to say aloha to 2019 with your toes in the sand or FaceTime your relatives in Canada to brag about the...

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