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Mill House Wine Dinner

Wine Dinner at The Mill House

Join us as we explore a distinctive selection of artisan wines created by producers working with small, single-vineyard locations. These vineyards yield wines that are complex, concentrated, flavorful and in harmony with the terroir in which they were grown.
Montage Kapalua Bay Team with Artist

Pegge Hopper Art featured at Montage Kapalua Bay

Montage Kapalua Bay celebrates local artist Pegge Hopper on July 22nd as she unveils a new exclusive work for the resort.

Vote for Your Favorite Maui Restaurants

It's that time again—time to vote for the best restaurants on Maui Hawaiʻi! The ʻAipono Awards voting booth is now open.

Chef Jojo Vasquez joins Maui Brewing Company in Kihei

Chef Jojo Vasquez's reputation as a purveyor of sustainable, artisanal cuisine caught the eye of Maui Brewing Company, and the newfound partnership offers him an exciting opportunity to bring that sensibility to Maui's blossoming bar scene.
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Wine Dinner at Son’z Steakhouse

Compare and contrast the deliciously different wines of Grgich Hills Estate, Liquid Farm, Talley Vineyards, Failla Wines, ZD Wines, Lail Vineyards and Dolce. Advanced Sommelier Charles Fredy promises a selection that will make this a night to remember!
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New Executive Chef at Montage Kapalua Bay

Montage Kapalua Bay welcomes Chef Riko Bartolome, who will oversee all culinary experiences at Montage Kapalua Bay.

Wine Dinner at The Cliff House

Join us for a rare opportunity to savor distinctive artisan wines from Kistler Vineyards, presented by Master of Wine Geoff Labitzke.
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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.
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Wine Dinner at The Leis Family Class Act Restaurant

Join us on a tour through the wines of Dashe Cellars, a family-owned artisan winery in California founded by a husband-and-wife winemaking team.

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.
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Fun Annual Benefit for STEM Education

Now in its 10th year, MEDB’s annual fundraiser dinner will offer a fun, educational and inspiring program – along with a few surprises.
Maui Ocean Center octopus

Discover & Dine

Spend the day at the Maui Ocean Center and take advantage of their recipe for the perfect Aquarium visit.
japengo sake wine dinner

ʻAipono Wine Dinner at Japengo

Join us for a tasting that explores the full range of saké, from light and mineral to rich and powerful.
Aipono awards dinner

2016 ʻAipono Maui Restaurant Award Winners

The ʻAipono Restaurant Awards on Maui took on Sunday April 10, when Chef Mike Lofaro was named Maui Chef of the Year for 2016 and Monkeypod Kitchen was named Restaurant of the Year.

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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Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 2015

This celebration will convene the finest in food and wine and embrace the fabulous culinary bounty on Maui and at the world-renowned Kapalua Resort.
100 holes of golf 2017

Ka Lima O Maui’s 100 Holes of Golf

What makes this fundraiser special? It has raised more than $1 million for Ka Lima O Maui and a majority of the participants come from outer-islands to support a Maui organization.
Hyatt Grand Wailea Maui resort swimming pool

Maui Vacation Getaway Contest (CLOSED)

Enter to win a Maui mini vacation at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa in Kaʻanapali, plus dinner, a submarine tour, and a $250 gift certificate from Maui Divers Jewelry.
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New Education Director at MACC

Maui Arts & Cultural Center welcome Chadwick Pang as its new education director.
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TEDx Maui 2014 Videos

Watch the 2014 Maui TEDx videos.
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Whale Tales 2014

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

The Art of Spring

On Maui this spring, five notable events will celebrate the Islands, their people and cultures.
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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.

New Maui Chamber Orchestra

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

Maui Food Industry X-Celerator

Weekly training from industry experts: Food Industry Fundamentals, Product Development, Legal & Accounting, Business & Marketing Planning, Branding, Design & Packaging, Supply Sourcing and Production Facilities, Distribution Channels, and Financing.
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.

Grow Your Food Product Business

Get training on: food safety, good manufacturing practices, industry trends, business planning, marketing, nutritional analysis, packaging, financing for food business, and export regulations.

ʻAipono Wine Dinner at Hali’imaile General Store

James Maher of Chambers & Chambers Wine Merchants showcases wines that will pair wonderfully with a special menu by Chef Mark McDowel of Hali’imaile General Store.