A popular activity that most Maui vacationers want to experience is a luau.  Most of the hotels on the island offer their own luau’s which is nice since your alcoholic beverages are included in the pricing.

For a family friendly luau, Ka’anapali Beach Luau offers kids 5 and under are free.  The buffet style luau serves pork, fish, steak, fresh greens, and a desert bar.  Be entertained by luau dancers and listen to music influenced by Don Ho and Elvis.   The dramatic finale includes fire knife dancers!

For those looking for a more romantic experience, The Feast at Lele is the luau for you.  Feast at Lele is located in Lahaina.  This four course gourmet meal is a Polynesian celebration is served directly to you at your table.  While feasting on your dinner, enjoy the dances representing each part of the Polynesian island inspired dish.

The Hyatt Luau is the best for kids.  Kids are often invited onstage to participate in hula lessons.  This luau is also served buffet style.  Menu includes fish, pork, chicken, rice, soba noodles, tropical fruits and a desert bar.  The open bar includes fruit punch. mai tais, beer, wine, and mixed cocktails.

With many luau options to choose from, we are sure you will find one that offers exactly what you and your family are looking for!

Maui Brewers Festival 2014



I hope your ready for a fun filled Saturday afternoon!  This Saturday May 17th from 4 pm to 7 pm is the Maui Brewers Festival.  Proceeds from the festival benefit the arts and cultural programs at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.

Sample some of the best beers made in Hawaii while listening to live music and enjoying appetizers from local eateries.  Must be 21 or over to attend this event. For information on ticket packages as well as menus, visit  Have a fun and safe time, please don’t drink and drive.

Happy Mothers Day!



The Hansen Ohana wants to wish everyone a Happy Mothers Day!  Today is a great day to show that special mother in your life some extra attention!  There are many brunches and entertainment going on in Maui.

Sheraton Maui Resort has a champagne brunch featuring live music and a buffet suitable for kids!

The Westin Maui has a special Mothers Day Luau Show.  Held oceanfront at the Aloha Pavilion selections include chicken, sirloin, and mahi plus delicious desserts!  Mothers day spa packages are also available.

The Wailea Resort brunch available from 11 am to 3 pm has a special Keiki Korner, a Seafoood Bar, and sushi!  Quite the elaborate spread!

Maui Spa Retreat has a variety of a la carte treatments as well as messages, spa treatments and wraps.  A wonderfully relaxing experience in Upcountry!

Flowers are always a good way to bring a smile to someone special.  Haleakala Florist has a beautiful array of flower arrangements just for Mothers Day!

We hope everyone has a wonderful day today!

This Saturday May 10th Seabury Hall Annual Craft Fair

The 41st annual Seabury Craft Fair is this Saturday May 10th from 9 am to 4 pm.  An annual tradition held each year before Mother’s day.  Enjoy good food, live entertainment, and arts and crafts from over 100 local artist.  All proceed benefit the Seabury Hall Financial Aide program.  Admission is $5, children 12 and under are fee.  Come enjoy a wonderful Saturday in beautiful Upcountry.  For more information regarding the event, visit the Seabury Hall website here.

Major Funds Released For Airport Improvements

Over $305 million in funds is being released for improvements to the roadway and also for rental car facility at the Kahului Airport.  The new Consolidated Car Rental Facility will be more convenient for travels and help with traffic congestion at the airport.  Other improvements expected at the site include a people mover system, customer service building, roadway connections to and from the terminal, and employee parking spaces.  The improvements should bring in a boost to the economy and well as more jobs.  You can read the article via MauiNow here.