World Whale Film Festival

The annual World Whale Film Festival is taking place tomorrow, Friday February 8th at the Iao Theater in Wailuku. The event time is from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The theme for 2019 is “inspiring ocean health through waves of change.”

Beginning at 5:00 pm informational booths will be on hand in the courtyard next to the theater. Those interested in eating beforehand can dine at HI Thai Food Truck. Event guests will receive a 20% discount.

Doors will open at 5:30 pm with the film scheduled to start at 6:15 pm. Intermission with snacks available for purchase will be at 7:30 pm. Upon the film’s conclusion at 9:00 pm, Wai Bar is hosting a private festival social for those who attended the film.

New Years Events!

Enjoy a pre New Years Eve Celebration this Friday December 30th at the Historic Iao Theater with William Shatner and special guest Brian Evans live!  William Shatner, best known for his role as Captain Kirk on Star Trek, will be entertaining the crowd with stories from his own life.  Brian Evans, and other musical guests, will be performing songs that have earned him over 30 million youtube views! Doors open at 6:30 pm with the show starting at 7:00 pm. View more information on this event including purchasing tickets and pricing here.

Count down to the New Year on Saturday December 31st at the Ritz Carlton Kapalua with live music provided by Eric Gilliom. The famed Avenue Room will be hosting hors d’oeuvres, an ice bar, cocktail luge and photo booth!  Party favors and dessert will also be available!  Pricing varies and VIP tables for 2-4 guests are also available.  More information available via the Ritz Carlton website here.

Recover New Years Day at the Cane and Canoe Bar in Lahaina for Sunday Brunch. Executive Chef David Viviano will be featuring an enhanced breakfast menu.  Live jazz music will be performed to enhance your dining experience. Menu favorites including Chicken and Waffles, Steak and Eggs, Shrimp and Grits along with new brunch selections!  For those 21 years and older, you may want to sample the build your own Bloody Mary bar! Brunch time is from 10:00 am to 2:00pm.  For more information and to make reservations, visit the website.

Have a safe and Happy New Years!

Activities For Your Weekend

This weekend running from Friday January 22nd to Sunday January 24th is the 6th Annual Maui Fringe Theater Festival.  A variety of shows will be happening all weekend including a performance by the Seabury Hall Dance Ensemble on Saturday.  All performances at the Historic Iao Theater.  More information on the different show performances, times, and ticket sales available here.

Saturday January 23rd at the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, Jeff Bridges will perform live in concert “The Dude” with a special appearance by guests Brian Evens and musician Dayle Tejada.  Various ticket options available including VIP with a meet and greet.  Honolulu Box Office website has information for purchasing tickets.

Sport Master Tennis Champions of Maui starts Saturday January 23rd and runs through January 31st.  This event will take place in Kaanapali, Maui at the Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch & Resort.  This event will showcase some of the finest tennis players in the world both Men and Women.  Children 10 and under are admitted free.  Pricing varies by day and event.  Visit the Tennis Championships of Maui website here for more information.

Enjoy your week and weekend!