Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend with events happening at the Queen Kaahumanu Center. Friday May 6th a free concert opening with Tflatz & The Highlights and headliner Princess IIona starting at 6:30 pm. Princess IIona is best known for her hit Island Boy. Come Friday and receive coupons for Saturday and Sunday. More information available at the Queen Kaahumanu Center website here.
Valley Isle Road Runners, the non-profit organization, will be having its 37th annual Women’s 5K Run “Na Holo Wahine” and 1 Mile Walk. All proceeds to benefit Hale Kau Kau. Race goers can sign up as individuals or as a mother-daughter team. Race will begin at 8:00 am at Keopuolani Park in Wailuku. View the Valley Isle Road Runners website for registration information.
Also on Saturday May 7th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm the Seabury Hall Craft Fair will be taking place. This is one of Upcountry’s most popular spring events! All proceeds go to the Financial Aid Program at Seabury Hall Food, live entertainment, silent auction and activities will be featured. $5 admission, children under 12 are free! Seabury Hall is located in Makawao at 480 Olinda Road. More information available here.
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Friday April 15th from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm the 8th Annual Steel Guitar Festival will be taking place at the Ka’anapali Beach Hotel. This event is a free event open to the public! This will be the largest showcase of talent year to date. Scheduled to perform are Nathan Aweau, Maunalua, Mailani, and Ledward Kaapana. The Mele Mei website has more information regarding this event as well as other upcoming events.
From 9:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday April 16th, the Maui Horse Show Association will be sponsoring the Western Horse Show at Piholo Ranch. Maui Gypsy Food Truck will be providing refreshments. Volunteers to work the event are needed! The Maui Horse Show Facebook page has more information available here.
Also beginning on Saturday April 16th, Brian Walks Maui will be starting. Brian Sato is walking the entire perimeter of Maui in 8 days concluding on April 23rd in the hopes to raise $5000 dollars for non-profit therapeutic programs. Brian is dedicated to helping the community and spends most of his time volunteering for non-profit organizations. Read more about Brian Walks via his go fund me page here.
Opening Night for Art Of Trash is this Friday April 8th starting at 6:00 pm at the Maui Mall Center Stage. This annual three week exhibit showcases works of art made out of material most would consider trash. Opening night will feature an awards ceremony and a “Trash-ion” fashion show. Donations greatly appreciated. More information available here.
Saturday April 9th at the Dunes at Maui Lani is the 28th annual Pundy Yokouchi Memorial Golf Tournament. Check in begins at 6:00 am. A fun day of golf, prizes, and delicious food will benefit the Maui Arts & Cultural Center programs. Maui Arts & Cultural Center website has information on the event.
April 10 come to the Boomvanger’s Spring Gift Show at Pioneer Inn from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm to benefit the Lahaina Yacht Club. Solve all your gift giving needs in one place and benefit a wonderful program! Jewelry, backed items, ceramic giftware, and many other items will be available for purchase. To learn more about the Lahaina Yacht Club visit their webpage here.
On Friday April 1st, Maui Academy of Performing Arts is holding their Spring Gala with a DeLights of Broadway performance. This event raises money for the six week Musical Summer Camp that helps 70 aspiring artists fulfill their dreams! For information regarding tickets visit the Maui Academy of Performing Arts website.
Mulligan’s on the Blue in Wailea will be hosting the Casino Night Gala and Silent Auction in support of Valley Isle Soccer Academy. Players will be given the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of college coaches during camp. Professional dealers will be on hand as well as a dinner buffet, dancing, and items available for purchase at the silent auction. Dress to impress! More information available via their Facebook event page Casino Night and Gala.
Join Mana’o Hana Hou Radio in upcountry at Casanova Italian Restaurant & Deli from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. This monthly benefit show will feature Kanekoa, Middlejohn, and Jamie Gallo Music this Sunday. $7.00 door charge benefits the Mana’o Hana Hou Radio. New and old listeners welcome! Event information available here.