Island Events: Mar. 20, 2014
TODAY, MARCH 20
ENJOY IRISH MUSIC BY DANU AT THE MACC
Celebrate St. Paddy’s month with Danu of Waterford, Ireland. The band will perform at 7:30 tonight in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Prices range from $12 to $38 (plus applicable fees). For tickets, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at “http://www.mauiarts.org”>www.mauiarts.org.
PICNIC FOR POKI WITH PUNANA LEO O MAUI
Roselani Place and Ola Na Mele Productions invite you to a Picnic for Poki from 11 a.m. at the Historic Kaahumanu Church in Wailuku featuring Punana Leo O Maui, Hawaiian Language Immersion preschool. Bring your lunch with you and enjoy fresh baked cookies from Roselani Place. Admission is free.
FRIDAY, MARCH 21
REX NAVARRETE AND AUGIE T BENEFIT
Join local favorites Rex Navarrete and Augie T together onstage to benefit Typhoon Haiyan Pilippine relief. Performances are at 7 and 9 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio Theater. Tickets are $20 and $35 (plus applicable fees). For tickets visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org.
MODERN INDIAN STYLE SLIDE GUITAR MASTER
Debashish Bhattacharya, a master in the Indian music tradition of Hindustani slide guitar, will play at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Morgado Hall. Cost is $30 (plus applicable fees). For tickets, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org.
‘FIDDLER ON THE ROOF’ FINAL PERFORMANCES
“Fiddler on the Roof” is presented by the Maui Academy of Performing Arts at the Steppingstone Playhouse in Queen Ka’ahumanu Center. Performance is 7:30 tonight. The last show is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets range from $18 to $24. Visit www.mauiacademy.org or call 244-8760.
ENJOY AN EVENING WITH JOHN SEBASTIAN
John Sebastian, founding member of The Lovin’ Spoonful and a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will perform at 7 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Cost ranges from $40 to $55 (plus applicable fees). For tickets, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org.
JOIN THE FRIDAY TOWN PARTY IN MAKAWAO
Makawao continues its growing block party as it celebrates “Makawao for Women” and “Spring Equinox” from 5 to 8 p.m. Enjoy a variety of food vendors ($5 specials), live entertainment and more. Baldwin Avenue will be closed between Brewer and Makawao roads, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, visit www.mauifridays.com.
SATURDAY, MARCH 22
ORGAN CONCERT AT ST. JOHN’S CHURCH
Organist Katherine Crosier along with other musicians will perform a variety of music to celebrate the restoration of the Oberlinger organ at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Kula. The concert is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Reserved tickets are $15; call 878-1485.
ENJOY BAZAARS FROM KAHULUI TO LAHAINA
Visit the following missions in your area. Kahului Hongwanji Mission from 7 to 11 a.m. with local favorites such as pickled vegetables, mini bento, barazushi, sushi and more. The mission is located at 291 S. Puunene Ave., Kahului. For more information, call 871-4732. Lahaina Hongwanji Mission from 8 to 11:30 a.m. featuring rummage, food, plants and more. The mission is located at 551 Wainee St., Lahaina. For details, call 661-0640.
SUNDAY, MARCH 23
MAUI POPS ORCHESTRA PERFORMS POP MUSIC
The Maui Pops Orchestra will bring out all the bells and whistles for this performance of “March Movie Madness” at 3 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Tickets range from $15 to $50 with discounts for children. Visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org.
UH-MAUI COLLEGE AUTOFEST 2014
UH-Maui College Student Activities Council and the UH-MC Auto Club presents Autofest 2014 from 1 to 6 p.m. on campus. Check out classic cruisers, to rock crawlers. There will be live entertainment, a hydraulics exhibition and more. Food trucks will also be on hand. Admission is free. For more information, call 870-2887.
PAIA MANTOKUJI MISSION BAZAAR
Join the 37th annual bazaar at Paia Mantokuji Mission from 7 to 11 a.m. Chow fun, nishime, ohagi and baked goods, fresh vegetables, potted plants, craft items and more will be offered. The mission is located at 253 Hana Highway in Paia. For details, call 579-8051.
MONDAY, MARCH 24
ART MAUI EXHIBIT OPENS IN KAHULUI
Art Maui, now in its 36th year, showcases the growing community of artists on Maui at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Schaefer International Gallery daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Discover the endless range of ideas and techniques presented in drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking and photography. Admission is free. Open through April 20.