Maui Events February 2022

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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 Upcountry Farmers Market, art parties, and the Great Whale Count. Whatever you get up to this month, we hope you enjoy a fun and safe tropical winter from the best island in the Pacific!

For more information or to see the best weekly, monthly and yearly celebrations, check out our calendar of Upcoming Maui Events.

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What’s Happening on Maui for January 2022?

Live music is still happening around the island, with local musicians jamming almost every night at some of the island’s best restaurants. Check out Mana’o Radio’s Music2Nite site for a full lineup of Live Music on Maui.

Maui Events February 2022

February 1st

Run and Walk for Whales Kick-Off:  As part of the annual Maui Whale Festival, this year’s Run and Walk for the Whales will be held virtually. Participants from around the globe are encouraged to participate. Challenge yourself to walk 14.9 miles (the length of the course from PWF Headquarters in Ma’alaea to its Lahaina Ocean Store) between 2/1 and 2/28. Catalog your progress on the Strava app or connect through the community hub and Facebook group.

February 3rd

Ron White: Classic storyteller and esteemed comedian Ron White is taking to the stage at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. After rising to fame in the 2004 Blue Collar Comedy Tour, White continued to carve out his own career, and today is among the top three grossing stand-up comedians in the United States. He has sold over 10 million comedy albums and has been nominated for a comedy Grammy three times.

Brenton Keith and His Bag ‘O Tricks: Join one of Maui’s best-known magician entertainers, Brenton Keith, for a night of comedy and magic at Da Playground in Ma’alaea. You won’t want to miss this high-energy interactive show, complete with a DJ and modern sushi creations. The show starts at 8 pm, seating is first come first serve.

February 4th

Rumours: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute: Relive the Fleetwood Mac era with Rumours: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute band at Da Playground. From the costumes to the characterization to the equipment, Rumours spares no detail and puts on an immaculately accurate and entertaining show. The show kicks off at 8 pm, only general admission tickets are available.

February 7th

KT Tunstall: Renowned folk/rock artist and Grammy nominee KT Tunstall is taking the stage at Casanova in Makawao. She is best known for her 2005 self-penned hit ‘Suddenly I See’. A portion of the ticket sale proceeds will go to benefit Mana’o Radio. Show runs from 8:30 to 10:30 pm. 21+ only.

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February 10th 

Jon Craigie: Having already cracked well over 20 million streams on Spotify and catching the eye of Jack Johnson, Americana singer-songwriter Jon Craigie is trailblazing his own career while being hailed as a “modern-day troubadour”. Craigie will be taking to the stage at the Maui Arts Cultural Center’s Castle Theater at 7:30 pm.

February 12th

Rebelution: With five consecutive #1 reggae albums, a slew of hit singles, and a Grammy nomination, Rebelution is among reggae’s biggest legends. They will be taking the stage at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center alongside special guest Jasmine Nicole.

February 17th

Quick Draw Night at the MACC: Alongside professional artists, explore the many playful ways to make a portrait during this creative class at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. Art materials are included. This event is 21+. Email [email protected] for more info and to reserve a seat.

February 20th 

Maui Pops Orchestra: Join Maui Pops Orchestra, conductor James Durham, and special guest Jeff Peterson, master of Hawaiian slack key guitar for an afternoon of great music. Included in the program will be the Maui premiere of Jeff’s Concerto of Slack Key Guitar and Orchestra: Malama Aina. The show begins at 3 pm at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center’s Castle Theater.

February 26th 

Tumua: Bringing Back Local Comedy: Tumua is one of Hawaii’s hottest up-and-coming comedians, drawing hilarious inspiration from his local family and everyday life in the islands. Fresh off of 29 consecutive sold-out shows, including three sold-out shows at the Blaisdell Arena on Oahu, Tumua is making his Maui debut at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. Join him for a night of local comedy at 7:30 pm.

Observe and Play Family Day at the MACC: Families are invited to the Schaefer Gallery at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center for a fun-filled day of art. Explore the exhibit, watch portrait demonstrations by professional artists, and make a piece of art to take home. This is a free family-friendly event, open from 10 am to 12 pm.

The Great Whale Count: As part of the Maui Whale Festival and a long-term survey of humpback whales in Hawaii, the annual Great Whale Count brings community volunteers together to count whales from shore. The event provides a valuable look at whale trends and whale abundance and is one of the longest-running community science projects.

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Weekly Events

Mondays

Lei Po’o Making: The Shops of Wailea invites guests to learn how to weave ti leaf leis using ferns and flowers. Lei Po’o can be worn on the head and was typically used as a gift on special occasions by Ali’i (Hawaiian Royalty). This event is open to both keiki and adults and runs from 2:30 to 3:30 pm.

Tuesdays

Tuesday Trivia at Mahalo Aleworks: Head to Upcountry’s only brewery to test your trivia skills. Be sure to make it by 5:45 pm to register, trivia kicks off at 6 pm. Teams can be no larger than four. The winning team is awarded a $50 brewery gift card!

Polynesian Show at The Shops: This weekly show will highlight Hawaiian hula as well as other dances of Polynesia. The performance will take place at the Shops of Wailea from 5:30 to 6:30 pm.

Coconut Husking at The Shops: From 2:30 to 3:30 pm weekly, the Shops of Wailea will be hosting demonstrations of the traditional and modern methods in husking a coconut. Learn how the Hawaiians would use every part of the coconut from food to crafting eating utensils, jewelry as well as furniture.

Wednesdays 

Lei Po’o Making: The Shops of Wailea invites guests to learn how to weave ti leaf leis using ferns and flowers. Lei Po’o can be worn on the head and was typically used as a gift on special occasions by Ali’i (Hawaiian Royalty). This event is open to both keiki and adults and runs from 2:30 to 3:30 pm.

Slack Key Guitar Show: The Masters of Hawaiian Music Slack Key Show is open for live shows once again. The Slack Key Show ohana will perform each week at 6:30 pm at the Napili Kai Beach Resort. Tickets are required for entry, this show is also streamed online.

Thursdays

Polynesian Show at the Shops: This weekly show will highlight Hawaiian hula as well as other dances of Polynesia. The performance will take place at the Shops of Wailea from 5:30 to 6:30 pm.

Coconut Frond Weaving at the Shops: The Shops of Wailea invites guests to try their hand at the highly developed Hawaiian skill of weaving. Coconut frond weaving was used to make baskets, mats, and even toys. This event runs weekly from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Fridays

Papa Hula at the Shops: Hosted at the Shops of Wailea, Papa Hula is a celebration of the Hawaiian way of life. Enjoy a complimentary dance lesson, complete with costumes and accessories, and the dance movements and their meanings. This interactive performance runs from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Saturdays

Upcountry Farmers Market: Shop some of the best local souvenirs on the island, indulge in delicious food and support local farmers at one of Maui’s biggest weekly events. Don’t forget to set your morning alarm, as this market favors the early shopper. The Upcountry Farmers Market runs from 7:00 to 11:00 am every Saturday at the Kulamalu Town Center in Pukalani.

Sundays

Maui Gift and Craft Fair: Stop by the Lahaina Gateway Center and browse West Maui’s largest gift and craft fair. This weekly event hosts over 50 vendors, showcasing jewelry, photography, art, crafts, keiki activities, and more. Maui Gift and Craft Fair runs from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm every Sunday.

Maui Sunday Market: Featuring some of Maui’s most renowned food trucks, local vendors, and quality entertainment, the Maui Sunday Market is one of the island’s most popular weekly events. Centrally located at the Kahului Shopping Center, the Maui Sunday Market draws locals and visitors from all corners of the island. The event runs every Sunday from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Sunday Night Trivia at Down the Hatch: Put your knowledge of science, art, music, and history to the test at Down the Hatch’s weekly trivia night, featuring lots of amazing prizes! Sign-ups start at 8:00 pm.

Family Class at Island Art Party: That’s right, Island Art Party is back in action! Maui’s most fun, family-friendly art class is once again accepting bookings. Sundays are reserved for Family Class, where ages 8 and up are welcome. From mermaid to sunset scenes and more, select the masterpiece you want to create and bring home your own artwork!

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Mahalo for reading our list of the best events in February 2022. Enjoy your tropical rendezvous on The Valley Isle, and be sure to get in touch if you have an event you’d like to list. Happy romancing!

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