Island Events: May 29, 2014
TODAY, MAY 29
THREE NIGHTS OF ROCK AT FLEETWOOD’S
Mick Fleetwood will kick off three days of music with Rick Vito tonight at 8 and again on Friday. Mick will head the Fleetwood Blues Band on Saturday night at 8. For details, see Maui Beat on Page 3 or call 669-6425.
MAUI COMMUNITY BAND PERFORMS IN WAILUKU
The Maui Community Band under the direction of Lisa Owen will hold its spring concert at 7 p.m. in the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. Assistant conductors will be Lance Jo, Stephen Rodrigues and Ted Manzano. Admission is free, however, donations are welcome.
‘GO FOR BROKE’ DISPLAY A MUST SEE IN WAILUKU
Experience the “Go For Broke: Japanese American Soldiers Fighting on two Fronts” exhibit by Eric Saul from noon to 4 p.m. daily except Sunday through June 13 at the Nisei Veterans Memorial center in Wailuku. The center is located where Kahului Beach Road becomes Lower Main Street. For more information, call 244-6862.
FRIDAY, MAY 30
AL JARREAU IN CONCERT AT CASTLE THEATER
Seven-time Grammy Award winner Al Jarreau will be in concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Tickets range from $35 to $125 (plus applicable fees). Visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org.
TWO DAYS OF CULTURAL FUN AT BARRIO FIESTA
Join the 45th annual Barrio Feista festivities at the War Memorial Complex from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. See who will be crowned the 2014 Miss Barrio Fiesta. There will food, entertainment, games and more. For more information, see Pages C1 to C3 in Thursday’s (today’s) edition of The Maui News.
FRIDAY NIGHT IS ART NIGHT IN LAHAINA
Stroll through dozens of art galleries in Lahaina town from 6 to 9 p.m. for special gallery shows, featured artists in action and refreshments all free and open to the public. Pick up a walking map of participants from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lahaina Visitor Center located at the Old Lahaina Courthouse.
SATURDAY, MAY 31
EBB & FLOW CONCERT FEATURES ITS FOUNDER
Founder and executive director of Ebb & Flow Arts, Robert Pollock, will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. at Makawao Union Church. The church is located at 1445 Baldwin Ave. Preconcert discussion begins at 6:30 p.m. For details, visit www.ebbandflowarts.org.
HULIAU YOUTH FOCUS ON ENVIRONMENT
Maui’s student filmmakers will premiere seven unique films on Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival in the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. The fourth annual festival will feature students from 13 Maui schools. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $5 for youth 17 and younger. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For tickets and more information, visit www.huliaufoundation.org/festival.
SOLO SESSIONS WITH BARRY FLANAGAN
Enjoy an intimate concert setting with Barry Flanagan at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio. Tickets are $30 standard and $45 premium (plus applicable fees). Visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org.
TUESDAY, JUNE 3
‘SHARK-TACULAR’ IS BACK AT THE AQUARIUM
Maui Ocean Center celebrates “Shark-tacular” in June and July, with a shark tour upgrade. Guests who seek the ultimate aquarium experience can upgrade to the Shark Tour Package today at 11:30 a.m. for $15, plus entrance fee. For details, call 270-7088.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4
MAUI FILM FESTIVAL KICKS OFF TODAY
The 15th annual Maui Film Festival will kick off today with a twilight reception at the Hotel Wailea, Capische? from 5:30 p.m. For screening times, see Maui Film Festival on Page 7; for more information regarding related events, see Dining Out on Page 17.