Special Events Week of Nov. 28
TODAY, NOV. 28
SKATING BY THE SEA STARTS TODAY
Skating by the Sea will glide into Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas’ South Lobby Lawn, starting today through Jan. 1. For the second consecutive year, Westin KOR will transform its oceanfront lawn into a tropical wonderland, complete with a 2,000-square-foot hybrid ice-skating rink, enhanced with holiday music, lighting and decorations. Hours are 4 to 9 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; and 1 to 9 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Price is $15 for 20 minutes, including skate rental; and $75 for the day. Up the ante with a cozy package for two that includes signature holiday beverages, appetizers and skate rentals for $80. Or pair skating with breakfast, lunch or dinner to create your own private gathering. Call 667-3254.
FRIDAY, NOV. 29
STAND UP REVOLUTION WITH GABRIEL IGLESIAS
Join “Fluffy Guy” Gabriel Iglesias from 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. His high-octane show is a mixture of storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects that bring all his personal issues to life. The cost is $41 (plus applicable fees). For tickets and information, go to the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit “http://www.mauiarts.org”>www.mauiarts.org.
SATURDAY, NOV. 30
MAUI CHORAL ARTS PRESENTS ‘SING NOEL’
Kick off your holiday season with Maui Choral Arts Association’s “Sing Noel,” from 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio Theater. Tickets are $25 adults, $10 children 17 and younger and students with ID (plus applicable fees). For tickets and more information, go to the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.
BENEFIT CONCERT FOR BAILEY HOUSE MUSEUM
Cherish Maui’s history and join the fundraiser concert for Bailey House Museum from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the museum in Wailuku. Entertainment includes Halau Na Hanona Kulike O Piilani, kumu Kapono’ai Molitau and kumu Sissy Lake-Farm, George Kahumoku and others. Enjoy Hawaiian games, preholiday shopping with arts and crafts vendors, food booths and activities for the keiki. Bring your blanket or beach chair. Admission is $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Free for children 11 and younger when accompanied by an adult. For tickets or more information, call 244-3326 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘STACHE BASH 2013 A MAUI AIDS BENEFIT
The Maui Roller Girls presents ‘Stache Bash 2013 from 9 p.m. at Three’s Bar and Grill in Kihei. See Maui’s derby queens strut their respectable selves as women dressed as men (dressed as women !). Compete and win prizes. Cost is $10 presale or $15 at the door. For tickets or more information, visit www.mauirollergirls.com or email email@example.com.
BENEFIT GOLF TOURNY FOR HALE KAU KAU
Mulligans on the Blue presents its 11th annual Golf Tournament to benefit Hale Kau Kau. Registration and breakfast starts at 6:15 a.m., shotgun start is at 7 a.m. at the Wailea Old Blue Course. Entry fee is $500 for a four-person team; $150 for single to be paired. For more information, call Deanna at 250-8288.
THE MAUI MOMPRENEUR WINTER SHOWCASE
Showcasing Maui’s mom-owned businesses from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Maui Beach Hotel’s Elleair Ballroom.
SUNDAY, DEC. 1
OBSERVE WORLD AIDS DAY AT STELLA BLUES
Enjoy an afternoon with friends while sharing memories and hopes for the future from 3 to 6 p.m. at Stella Blues Cafe in Kihei. Maui AIDS Foundation members invite you to join them as they remember those who have gone before us and those who continue in the struggle. There will be complimentary pupu and a no host bar as well as entertainment by Louis & Lewis. For more information, call 242-4900.
THANKSGIVING SUNDAY AT MAKAWAO CHURCH
Ram Dass Thanksgiving Sunday Satsang, the 8th annual benefit for Maui Food Bank with special guest Krishna Das, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Makawao Union Church. Tickets are $25 and are available at Monsoon India Restaurant in Kihei and Maui Kombucha in Haiku or $25 cash at the door. Don’t forget to bring canned or boxed food donations. For more information, call 579-9261 or visit www.ramdass.org.
MONDAY, DEC. 2
ENCHANTING EVENING OF KIRTAN IN MAKAWAO
Join chant master and Grammy nominated Krishna Das for his annual kirtan from 7 p.m. at Makawao Union Church. Tickets are $25 in advance at Maui Kombucha in Haiku or Monsoon India Restaurant in Kihei or $35 cash at the door. For more information, call 579-9261 or visit www.krishnadas.com.
TUESDAY, DEC. 3
DANCE FOR TOTS AT ZUMBATHON IN WAILUKU
Rayo’s Latin Fitness will be hosting its fifth annual Dance for Tots Zumbathon from 5 p.m. at Wailuku Community Center. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. for registration. Tickets are $10 at the event or $5 in advance, free for children 5 and younger. Don’t forget to bring a new and unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. For more information, call 385-2549 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4
PIONEER INN PRESENTS TALK STORY AND MUSIC
Pioneer Inn presents “The Story of Hawaii Exhibit and Talk Story” by Bryant Neal from 3 to 8 p.m. in Lahaina. Hawaiian music will be presented by musicians from Arts Education for Children Group featuring Gabe Goebbert. Free admission.