Maui Events March 2024


Spring has almost sprung here on The Valley Isle! Whether you head to a rockin’ concert, peruse some of the best local markets, or simply enjoy a beach day in the height of whale season, there are a handful of things to keep you busy while on Maui this month.

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

Maui Hiking Waihee

Maui Events March 2024

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 Manaʻo Radio’s Music2Nite site for a full lineup of Live Music on Maui.

What’s Happening On Maui March 2024?


March 1 


Iration with Special Guest L.A.B and Kabaka Pyramid: Hailing from Isla Vista, California, Iration is an alt/reggae band that leans on their Hawaii upbringing for influence. The group is best known for their hits “Time Bomb,” “Falling” and “Wait and See.” Maui Arts and Cultural Center, 6 pm. 


Maui Nightlife Activities


March 2 


Felix and Fingers – Dueling Pianos: Making their Maui debut, Felix and Fingers presents an interactive dueling pianos experience, combining music and humor. Bring your favorite songs for requests – the audience gets to call the shots here. Da Playground, 8pm. 21+. 


March 3 


Maui 5k: Calling all keiki! The Maui 5K is a chance to showcase your speed and school spirit. Raise money for your school as you run or walk in the one mile challenge or sprint in the 5K. Don’t forget to sign up in advance. The 5K starts at the Maui Ocean Center and travels along Honoapiilani Highway. 


Maalaea Harbor Aerial


March 7 


SOLE Defined Live: SOLE Defined is the Maryland/ Washington Metro area’s leading arts organization specializing in percussive dance, tap dance, body percussion, and sand dance. SOLE Defined is bringing their fusion of music, movement, and imagination to the Valley Isle for the first time, offering an experience that promotes understanding and appreciation for African-American percussive dance. Maui Arts and Cultural Center, 7:30 pm. 


Stand Up Show with Sammy Obeid: Join Power Up Comedy for a night of laughter with Sammy  Obeid on his “Ceasefire Tour” alongside special guest, Chino LaForge of Maui. Don’t miss out on this comedic experience. Da Playground, 8 pm. 21+. Two drink minimum. 


March 9 


Gusty Women: “The Great Turnaround”: Head to the Pro Arts Playhouse for an evening of storytelling and music in celebration of Women’s History Month. This special event features courageous women from Maui and beyond. Experience unfiltered narratives, raw and vulnerable stories of resilience. Pro Arts Playhouse, 7:30 pm. 

March 10 


Beach Buffet – The Ultimate Jimmy Buffet Band Experience: Buffet fans, rejoice. Indulge in the spirit of Margaritaville and enjoy a night of good tunes, great times, laid back vibes, and Buffet’s most iconic songs. Da Playground, 8 pm. 21+. 


March 14 


Artist2Artist – Henry Kapono + Kimie Miner: Artist2Artist is an ongoing music series at the MACC that connects renowned Hawaii artists with the audience through live performances and Q&A sessions. Hosted by Grammy nominated musician Henry Kapono, this installment of Artist2Artist features renowned Hawaii-born singer-songwriter, Kimie Miner, plus special guest, Arlie Asiu. Maui Arts and Cultural Center, 7:30 pm. 


March 15 


Kinky Boots: Get ready… this is the biggest show Pro Arts Playhouse has ever produced! Kinky Boots is the big-heated musical that won six Tony Awards and a Grammy for Best Musical Theater. Kinky Boots is full of opportunities for a theater to flex its artistic muscles with elaborate costumes, exhilarating choreography and a heartfelt story. Pro Arts Playhouse. Runs until April 7. 


March 17 


Maui Pops Orchestra: Spring Pops: Maui Pops Orchestra is back with their annual Spring Pops concert at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. This year, the Pops take a step back in time to the 1920s – when the Charleston was all the rage and radio had just begun broadcasting music. The Pops will be joined by vocalists Ginger Pauly and Matt Tolentino. Maui Arts and Cultural Center, 3 pm. 

makana concert


March 22


Solo Artist Exhibition 2024: Sachelle Dae and Zenobia Lakdawalla: Maui-based artists Sachelle Da and Zenobia Lakdawalla will present two solo exhibits at the Hui Noeau in Makawao. Through and open call to artists across the state, Dae and Lakdawalla were selected to present their shows in the upcoming exhibition. Dae primarily works in oil painting, while Lakdawalla works across many mediums like printmaking, drawing, and ceramics. Their exhibitions run until May 17. 


Hui Noeau art gallery Maui


March 23 


Ho’omau 2024: Now in its 37th year, Ho’omau is the annual benefit for Punana O Leo, Maui’s Hawaiian immersion school. Enjoy live music, cultural demonstrations, local vendors and more. Purchase tickets in advance. Maui Nui Botanical Gardens, 9 am to sunset. 


March 24 


The Expendables: Hailing from Santa Cruz, CA, The Expendables’ music is a unique blend of ska, surf-rock, punk, and reggae. With recent releases like “Surfman Cometh,” the band’s music continues to evolve while maintaining their roots. Don’t miss them at Da Playground in Maalaea. 8 pm, 21+.


March 28 


Celebration of Arts: Hui o Wa’a Kaulua: Held annually at the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, Celebration of Arts is the leading cultural showcase in Hawaii.  The festival celebrates the spirit of Aloha by hosting over 60 of the state’s top artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers, and entertainers. 


A Night of Comedy Starring Julie Kim: Julie Kim, a highly acclaimed stand-up comedian and writer, has graced stages across Canada and the US, featured on national television and radio shows including CBC’s The Debaters and Laugh out Loud. Da Playground, 8 pm. 21+. 


March 29 


J Boog with Collie Budz: J Boog is undoubtedly one of reggae’s biggest stars, famous for Hawaii radio hits like “Let’s Do It Again” and “Sunshine Girl.” Born in Long Beach but influenced by his Polynesian heritage, all three of J Boog’s albums reached the top ten in Billboard’s Reggae Album chart. Don’t miss him at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center with special guest Collie Budz. 6 pm. 


March 30 

The Great Whale Count: Part of the Maui Whale Festival, the Great Whale Count brings volunteers together across the island to count whales. The Count is part of a long-term survey cataloging humpback whale behavior in the islands, and is one of the longest running citizen science projects on the planet!


Woman whale watching off the coast of South Maui



Weekly Events




Lei Poʻo 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.




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 of 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.


Lei Po'o Making




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.


Champagne Hale at the Cliff House: Maui’s finest champagne pairing is back! Enjoy champagne cocktails and a variety of champagnes paired with an innovative dining menu in a spectacular sunset setting— the Kapalua Cliff House. Advanced registration required.


Maui Events Cliff House




Thursday Night Jams: Come hang at the Plate Lunch Marketplace (you know, the food truck lot across from Costco Gas) and enjoy live music every Thursday night from 6-8 p.m. Don’t forget to pick up an ono smash burger from Haven’s either! 


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.


Thursday night jams with Tj Favella




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.





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.




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.


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!


Island Art Party Maui

Mahalo for reading our list of activities on Maui in March 2024! Have an event you’d like to add? Let us know in the comments or contact us about getting featured in our monthly calendar and blog post. Mahalo!

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