Featured Events & Community News

Check this page for Maui events & Maui community news & updates.

Hokulani Holt-Padilla

Native Hawaiian Community Educator Award

Hokulani Holt-Padilla honored as Native Hawaiian community educator of the year.
Papahanaumokuakea gallery

Papahānaumokuākea Gallery Opens at Maui Ocean Center

Maui Ocean Center unveils the Papahānaumokuākea Gallery, a new exhibit that offers a glimpse into the world’s largest Marine National Monument.
xterra in maui

XTERRA World Championships

The XTERRA World Championship in Maui is described as a tropical roller-coaster ride through pineapple fields and forests.
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Soccer FEST 14

Hundreds of Maui kids will participate in a soccer event to set a World Record for the Biggest Pick-up Soccer Game on Earth.
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2015 Maui Film Festival

The 2015 Maui Film Festival takes place June 3-7, with movie screenings in Wailea and at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center.
Leoda's Pie Maui

Vote for Your Favorite Maui Restaurants! (CLOSED)

It's time to vote for your favorite Maui restaurants. Vote in 10 categories and you'll be eligible to win $200 in gift certificates to an ‘Aipono award-winning restaurant!

Wine Dinner at The Leis Family Class Act Restaurant

Chef Tom Lelli and the students of Maui Culinary Academy are creating a feast in five courses beginning with light hors d’oeuvres passed, followed by an elegant dinner paired with exceptional wines.

Maui Food Innovation Center Wins $50,000 Grant

Maui Food Industry X-Celerator wins $50,000 grant from U.S. SBA and will be able to expand its classes to agribusinesses, chefs, and restaurateurs.

Island Living Prize Package (CLOSED)

Enter to win a prize package of gift certificates from Hue, Shops at Wailea & Outdoor Living.
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TEDxMaui 2014

#TEDxMaui2014 takes place on Sunday, September 28th at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Kainoa Horcajo and Lia Krieg return as hosts.
Maui bookmobile

New Maui Bookmobile is State-of-the-art

The Holoholo Bookmobile will be based at Wailuku Public Library and has a capacity of 3,000 books, CDs, DVDs, audio books and periodicals.
Matteo's wine dinner

Wine Dinner at Matteo’s Osteria

Come join us on a virtual wine tour of Italy’s Piedmont, Veneto, Emilia-Romagna, Tuscany, and the Marche. Participating wineries Marchesi di Gresy, Inama, Vignalta, Cleto Chiarli, Casanova di Neri, Selvapiana and Garofoli will help us fashion this rare opportunity to explore fine wines from across Italy.
Pulehu Maui restaurant

Wine Dinner at Pulehu

Join us as we explore wine regions of the Old World and New. Alvin Savella, chef de cuisine at Pulehu, an Italian Grill, will create a special pairing menu for the evening.
maui wine dinner

Wine Dinner at Fleetwood’s

Join us at our next ʻAipono wine dinner on Saturday, June 27.
breaching whale maui

Whale Tales 2014

Get your fix of passionate scientists, marine explorers, stunning photography and engaging dialogue at the annual Maui Whale Tales event.
baby nene geese

A Song For the Nēnē

A winning poem by Judy Edwards.
smoke free beaches Maui Hawaii

Smoke Free Beaches in Maui

The Maui County Council passes bill creating tobacco-free parks and facilities, including beaches.
Three's Bar and Grill

Special ʻAipono Awards for 2017 (VIDEOS)

Each year, ‘Aipono honors a few individuals and companies chosen by industry professionals.
IMUA annual gala 2014

Fantasia Ball 2014 The Black and White Ball

This elegant Black and White evening on April 5 includes a cocktail reception and chef-inspired dinner, plus the ultimate after party, so wear your dancing shoes.

2017 Maui Restaurant Awards

2017 Maui Restaurant Awards Gala will be Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa.
Hyundai golf tournament on Maui

Hyundai Tournament of Champions

An intimate and elite PGA TOUR event held at the Kapalua Plantation Golf Course in Maui. Gates open January 8-12th.
Ku Mai Ka Hula

Hula Competition on Maui

Ku Mai Ka Hula is an international hula competition held in Maui on September 10-12, at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.

New Maui Chamber Orchestra

Cantique de Jean Racine was written for the Maui Chamber Orchestra for its first concert.
golfing fundraiser for soldiers

World’s Largest Golf Outing

Kaanapali Golf Courses hosts the Maui edition of the fourth annual World's Largest Golf Outing on Monday, August 11.
Grow Some Good Maui Fundraiser

3rd Annual Taste of School Gardens Dinner

Bluegrass music, sunset views, silent auction prizes, and gourmet food prepared with local & school garden-grown ingredients.... Mmmm!
Nicks Fishmarket restaurant

Wine Dinner at Nick’s Fishmarket

The next ʻAipono wine dinner will be hosted by Nick's Fishmarket and the theme for the evening will be Paul Hobbs wines.
chadwick pang

New Education Director at MACC

Maui Arts & Cultural Center welcome Chadwick Pang as its new education director.
Kahekili Beach Maui

Maui Best Beaches Contest

In the July-August issue of Maui No Ka ‘Oi, we share some of our favorite Maui County beaches. We’d like to know your top picks for the perfect family beach day.

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