Maui Events November 2018

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November brings all kinds of exciting celebrations to The Valley Isle and beyond. From annual Dia de los Muertos traditions 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 population, and we hope to see you living it up on Maui with us this month!

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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Maui Events November 2018

Saturday Evenings (November 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th):

Maui Chef’s Table – Come experience the Maui Chef’s Table culinary adventure on the grounds of Maui Tropical Plantation! Enjoy 9 courses of unique, farm-fresh cuisine and craft cocktails, all prepared in a gorgeous island setting. Please check their calendar for dates and tickets. $150 per person including tax and gratuity; 6pm – 9:30pm.

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November 1st

Tango Extravaganza: Hawaii Symphony Orchestra concert master, Iggy Jang, will be joined by award-winning dancers Guillermo Merlo & Fernanda Ghi, bandoneonist Javier Sánchez, and director/pianist Alfredo Minetti for a night of dancing and fun at the MACC.

November 2nd

Wailuku First Friday: Live music, ono grinds, shopping and family fun entertainment on Wailuku’s historic Market Street.

5th Annual Made in Maui County Festival – Exclusive Shopping Day: Get a head start from 1:30pm to 6pm at Maui County’s largest products show, featuring over 140 vendors offering a wide variety of locally made products, including food, produce, art, crafts, jewelry, fashions, furniture, gifts, collectibles and more.

November 3rd

Family Class at Island Art Party: From 2pm to 4:30pm, reserve a spot in Kihei’s family-friendly painting class. Painting ‘Rising Star,’ this class is open for ages 8 and up.

5th Annual Made in Maui County Festival – The Big Festival Day: Held at the MACC from 8am to 4:30pm, enjoy a full day of shopping along with product demonstrations, a fashion show, food trucks, prize drawings, just to name a few. The first 2,000 attendees will receive a free Festival tote bag!

November 4th

Pilina Aloha: Celebrate Kamaka Kukona’s 15th anniversary as a kumu hula and his 2018 win for Male Vocalist of the Year. Join us for this special celebratory night of beautiful chant, music, and hula with preshow entertainment by Ku I ka Wa in the Yokouchi Pavilion Courtyard.

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November 8th

AARP Hawaii Presents Last Flag Flying: Join AARP for a free screening of this important film followed by a community dialogue featuring veteran’s issues experts. The screening will be preceded by a local veterans resource panel.

November 9th

Lahaina Second Friday: Live music, ono grinds, shopping and family-fun entertainment on Lahaina’s famous Front Street.

Kumu Kahua Theatre Pakalolo Sweet: Junior Boy is a young Hawaiian man who comes from a lineage of marijuana growers and is now proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. During a night of karaoke, beer, and weed, the medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in pre-contact Hawaii are explored. See the play at the MACC’s McCoy Studio Theater.

November 10th

Day of Hope 5K & 10K: Join us for a beautiful day in south Maui at the 29th Annual Day of Hope 10K Run & 5K Run/Walk. This scenic course takes participants through the rolling hills of Wailea and Makena and provides sweeping views of the neighboring Hawaiian Islands. Finishers are invited to celebrate their success with a continental breakfast on the gorgeous Ocean Front Lawn at the Four Seasons Resort.

Kumu Kahua Theatre Pakalolo Sweet: Junior Boy is a young Hawaiian man who comes from a lineage of marijuana growers and is now proudly expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Nani. During a night of karaoke, beer, and weed, the medical uses, benefits, and cultural aspects of marijuana in pre-contact Hawaii are explored. See the play at the MACC’s McCoy Studio Theater.

Adaptations Dance Theater Presents Dance Maui: ADT proudly presents Dance Maui in an effort to grow and sustain the community of dance and art on Maui. We hope you share in our vision and join us for a celebration of dance at the MACC’s Yokouchi Pavilion.

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November 16th

Makawao Third Friday: Live music, ono grinds, shopping and family-fun entertainment on Makawao’s Baldwin Avenue.

November 17th

Kula School Harvest Festival: Kula Elementary School is hosting its annual Harvest Festival on Saturday, November 17th, 9am-4pm. Come join us for great food, fun games and attractions, high quality crafters and live entertainment!

Dirty Heads: After two decades spent chiseling their unique, multigenre infused sound, Dirty Heads have finally come into their own. Come see them at the MACC’s Yokouchi Pavilion.

Maui Aerial Arts Presents “The Map of Leaving”The Map of Leaving evokes the nostalgia of the past, the intimacy of the now, and the excitement of the future as 13 aerial circus performers explore the journeys we take and the experiences we have along the way.

November 18th

Ke’Ala ‘Iliahi A Fashion Love Affair: In preparation for the 2019 Merrie Monarch Hula Festival, Na Kumu Hula ‘Iliahi and Haunani Paredes and Halau Kekuaokala’au’ala’iliahi weave hula, mele, and Hawaiian fashion into a beautiful lei at Ke’ala ‘iliahi – A Fashion Love Affair.

Maui Kids Hoops ClinicJoin the Chaminade University Men’s Basketball Coach, Eric Bovaird, and Tournament Chairman, Dave Odom, on the basketball court to learn skills, drills, dribbling, passing and shooting. Perfect for 3rd through 8th graders! 

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November 22nd – HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

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November 23rd

Kihei Fourth Friday: Live music, ono grinds, shopping and family-fun entertainment at Kihei’s Azeka Shopping Center.

November 24th

Kaleo Phillips: Kaleo brings a refreshing new sound, to wake your heart up with a smile. He has performed professionally for years, playing and touring with many Hawaiian artists.

November 25th

Maui Choral Arts Association – Peace on Earth, A Holiday Concert: Maui Choral Arts Association invites you to join artistic director Gary Leavitt and pianist Lotus Dancer plus an amazing chorus of talented singers as they kick off the holiday season with their annual smash holiday concert, “Peace on Earth.”

November 28th

Lee Brice: Country music singing starLee Brice returns to Maui after two hugely successful previous MACC concerts. Maui’s own John Cruz is opening.

November 30th

Hawaii International Film Festival: The festival includes documentaries and film shorts, including premieres, experimental films, animation/digital works, and first features by new directors. HIFF selections and audiences reflect the diverse multicultural face of Hawaii –  helping to enrich, enlighten and broaden support for Asian and Pacific films. Come see the showing of Moananuiakea: One Ocean. One People. One Canoe.

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Mahalo for reading our list of the top local Maui events of November 2018! We are thrilled to welcome the holiday season, and can’t wait for all of our visitors and residents to celebrate in style. Aloha!

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