Cinco De Mayo Celebration

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Come celebrate with Maui First Fridays tonight in Wailuku.  Street closure along market street will begin at 5:30 pm.  This is a free family event!

Besides crafts and delicious food, live entertainment including performances by Tflatz, Nevah Too Late, Leylani, and Dane, Kana, and Lane Trio.  Other features include Classic Cars, art and science for keiki, Get Up & Dance!, just to name a few.

Good eats provided by a number of local Wailuku favorites including Uptown Chevron, Gianotto’s Pizza, 808 on Main, and many others!

We hope you have a fun and safe Cinco De Mayo celebration!

~This Weekends Events~

This Friday January 6th is the first Friday of the New Year in Wailuku Town.  #1 recording artist Josh Tatofi will be debuting his new album!  This free event runs from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Street closure begins at 5:30 pm.  Free parking is available at the Maui Medical Group lot.  Please bring any shoe donations you may have.  “If The Shoe Fits” shoe drive will be collecting donations for Big Brothers, Big Sisters.  Your support is greatly appreciated!  Information for this event available via the Maui Fridays website.

Come by the Maui Humane Society garage sale on Saturday January 7th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Enjoy great deals on pet supplies and animal related products. Purchase a bag for $5.00 and fill it with as many supplies as possible!  Other items will be priced individually.  All proceeds from this event will benefit the Maui Human Society.  Visit their website for more information on this event and other events here.

Also on Saturday, Las Vegas favorite Rita Rudner will be performing at the McCoy Studio Theater at 7:30 pm.  Her shows have sold over 1.5 million tickets in the past 14 years.  Her show is the longest running solo comedy in the history of Las Vegas. Rudner has been honored with Las Vegas Comedian of The Year honors 9 years in a row.  Pre-concert dining will begin at 5:30 pm.  To view the menu and also more information on ticket pricing, visit the Maui Arts website.

Enjoy the remainder of your week and weekend!

Events This Weekend

Happening this Friday September 16th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Queen Ka’ahumanu Center its  Kama’aina Night!  This is a free event that is suitable for the entire family.  Enjoy specials from local stores and restaurants.  Local Hawaiian musical talents will also be featured.  To find out more information for this event, and future events, view the Queen Ka’ahumanu Center website here.

The Chinese Moon Festival in Lahaina will take place September 16th at 1:00 pm through September 17th at 7:00 pm.  This fee event will take place at the Wo Hing Museum on Front Street in Lahaina.  Enjoy exhibits, local produce and cultural activities.  Sample tasty Chinese teas and moon cakes!  More information on the event available here.

Go Pink Battle of the Badges Softball game will take place this Saturday September 17th starting at 6:00 pm.  This kick off event for Cancer Awareness will feature a Police versus Fire soft pitch softball game at Iron Maehara Stadium in Wailuku.  Cost is $5 general admission or free with a Go Pink 2016 shirt.  The Pacific Cancer Foundation has more information on this event and future events!

Enjoy your week and weekend!

 

Events Happening This Weekend

Wailuku Town’s First Friday is taking place this Friday September 2nd from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Streets will close at 5:30 pm.  This free festival offers live music on two stages, food vendors, fashion, and a beer garden.  To view more information on this event including food vendors and performances, visit the Maui Fridays website here.

On Saturday September 3rd from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm, come shopping at the Maui Swap Meet!  Located at the University of Hawaii-Maui College, this free event is a great place to find home made and unique items.  Entry fee is only .50 cents!  Information including how to become a vendor is available here.

Sunday September 4th at the Castle Theater starting at 7:30, Pink Martini Orchestra featuring China Forbes will be performing.  Classical, jazz, and pop musical inspiration styles will be enjoyed!  Pink Martini has toured the world for over 20 years!  Ticket pricing varies, and pre-show dinner options are available.  View more information via the Maui Arts website.

Have a great remainder of your week and Labor Day Weekend!

 

Events This Weekend

On Friday August 12th, Reggae Summersplash will be happening at the Hard Rock Cafe in Lahaina from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am.  Enjoy music from Lambsbread & The Next Generation Band, Maui’s Gomega, and also DJ Boomshot.  Cost for the event is $10.00.  Information for this event available on the Hard Rock Cafe Lahaina website here.

The 9th Annual Seed to Cup Coffee Festival will be on Saturday August 13th.  This free event will run from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Maui Tropical Plantation in Wailuku.  Coffee Brewing and Coffee Roasting demonstrations will be happening throughout the day.  Enjoy free tasting of Maui’s award-winning coffee, coffee beer by Kohola Brewery, coffee braised beef tacos, as well as some other tasty coffee sampling.  The Maui Coffee Association has more information regarding this event.

Sunday starting at 7:30 pm on August 14th is the Hawaii International Music Festival.  The finest classical music will be featured with Hawaiian culture.  This event will take place at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.  Ticket pricing varies.  Pre-dining options available!  More information on this event available here.