Founder and CEO Aaron Placourakis in his award-winning wine cellar. Photos courtesy Nick’s Fishmarket
A Kohola pilsner from Lahaina is a perfect pairing.
Starting Aug. 24 in Kihei, those who purchase a Fork & Salad buckwheat noodle salad with wasabi peas and greens will see 50 cents go to Grow Some Good. Fork & Salad photo
Executive Chef Jessie Sword makes all of the sauces for the fresh Pacific Northwest bivalves shown grilled and topped with garlic butter (second photo). CARLA TRACY photos
Gianna (left) and Matteo Mistura of Matteo’s Osteria in Wailea offer the Otto Per Otto happy hour from 3 to 5 p.m. on weekdays in their lounge — where appetizers and drinks are $8 each. CARLA TRACY photo
Nick’s fresh oysters on the half shell.
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Sarento’s profiteroles filled with housemade vanilla ice cream.
Sister restaurant Sarento’s on the Beach will wow with Kobe beef meatballs on handmade pasta with garlic bread.
Son’z Steakhouse prime filet mignon.
Makawao Third Friday Town Party logo, courtesy DeBorah Hoopingarner.
Kite festival • Saturday at Keopuolani Park, courtesy JCSM.
Halau Na Lei Kaumaka O Uka wahine kahiko, MARSHA AGUON photo.
Kalani Pe‘a impresses on new CD, “No ‘Ane‘i” (“We Belong Here”), available at www.islandheritagemusic.com and as a download at digital outlets such as iTunes. Pe‘a also joins Henry Kapono & Friends at 5 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Tickets are $40 for adults and $15 for children ages 2 to 12 for general admission; $55 and $75 for reserved seating. There is also a VIP admission, which includes access to dedicated bars and restrooms and an opportunity to mingle with the artists. For tickets, go to the box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org. Photo courtesy the artist
Constance Wu, left, and Awkwafina in a scene from the film “Crazy Rich Asians.” Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP
Elvis ’68 Comeback Special. Photo courtesy Fathom Events
A scene from “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation,” still playing in local theaters. Sony Pictures Animation via AP
Angela Bassett in a scene from “Mission Impossible — Fallout.” Paramount Pictures and Skydance via AP
A scene of frightening perspective from the thriller “The Meg.” Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP
Frank Kane’s portrayal of the immortal Mariner in Oh Boy Productions’ “Albatross” last weekend was beyond mesmerizing. Jack Grace photo
Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku when it opened in 1928. Photo courtesy Maui OnStage
The lobby card of the first “talkie” shown at the theater, Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.’s musical comedy “Rio Rita.” A restored 1932 version of the movie will be shown at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7 in the theater. Admission is free. Photo courtesy Maui OnStage
Kanaha Beach Park • Maui Ocean Center Beach Cleanup Volunteer Day • Sunday, The Maui News file photo.
Sue Wescott is back on island for a special performance with The Haiku Hillbillys Saturday at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia. AUBREY HORD photo
Jurrasic Tour at Queen Kaahumanu Center, courtesy Jurrasic Tour.