Island Events • September 21, 2017
Featured events this week
TODAY, SEPT. 21
AKAKU UPSTAIRS SALON SERIES CONTINUES
Akaku Upstairs presents Kaimana Brummel, the community engagement lead for the Central Maui Blue Zones Project, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 333 Dairy Road, Suite 204 in Kahului. This is a free event. RSVP at 871-5554 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
PICNIC FOR POKI WITH THE HULA HONEYS
Roselani Place and Ola Na Mele Productions invite guests to a Picnic for Poki at 11 a.m. at the Historic Kaahumanu Church in Wailuku. Featured guest is The Hula Honeys. Fresh baked cookies and coffee from the Roselani Place kitchen will be available. For more details, call 871-7720.
VISIT UH-MC’S ANNUAL JOB FAIR ON CAMPUS
CareerLink at University of Hawaii Maui College will hold its annual job fair from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Ka Lama Building courtyard on campus. The public is welcome and attendees are advised to dress to impress and bring resumes to present to recruiters. For more information, call 984-3318 or email email@example.com.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 22
FOURTH FRIDAY TOWN PARTY IN SOUTH MAUI
Head south for Kihei’s Fourth Friday Town Party from 6 to 9 p.m. at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka. Be entertained by Luau Stew featuring Garrett Probst, Keoni’s HotLava DanceFit Zumba and Nuff Sedd with emcee Kathy Collins. For more details, visit www.mauifridays.com. This is a free event.
A TOUCH OF SOUL WITH JOSH TATOFI AT MACC
Josh Tatofi will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio Theater in Kahului. His album, “Pua Kiele” was named Island Music Album of the Year at the 2017 Na Hoku Hanohano awards. Tickets are $30 (plus applicable fees). For more details, visit www.mauiarts.org or call 242-7469.
JOIN FOURTH ANNUAL KULAIA ON MOLOKAI
Moloka’i Canoe Festivals presents its fourth annual Kulaia from 5 to 10 p.m. to welcome paddlers for Na Wahine O Ke Kai. Featuring entertainment by Keauhou, Raiatea Helm, Blayne Asing, Henry Kapono and many others with emcees Alaka’i Paleka and Kevan Dudoit. Visit vendors, cultural practitioners and food booths. Admission is free. This is a drug and alcohol free event. For more details, visit www.kulaia.wix.com/kulaiamolokai.
‘THE ELEPHANT MAN’ PREMIERES IN KIHEI
ProArts Playhouse presents “The Elephant Man.” Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday. The Playhouse is located at 1280 S. Kihei Road in the Azeka Shopping Center (next to Taco Bell). For more details or to purchase tickets, visit www.proartsmaui.com or call 463-6550.
OKTOBERFEST AT MONTAGE KAPALUA
Montage Kapalua Bay celebrates Oktoberfest with its second annual beer garden from 4 to 7 p.m. See featured chefs Chris Damskey, Robert Barrera and Jojo Vasquez. Sip craft beers by Maui Brewing Company, Kohola Brewery and Ayinger Brewery. Tickets are $75 per person. For more details, call 662-6620.
ENJOY JAPENGO’S MAUI TASTEMAKERS SERIES
Japengo’s Maui Tastemakers series will partner each Friday this month with MauiWine of Ulupalakua. Enjoy a unique prix-fixe feast featuring three flavorful off-the-menu courses from Japengo chefs at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa paired with MauiWine estate vintages, pineapple and blended wines. For reservations or more details, call 667-4727 or visit www.japengomaui.com.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 23
35TH ANNUAL ST. JOHN’S KULA FESTIVAL
The 35th annual Kula Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. John’s Church in Keokea. There will be plenty of parking at Keokea Park across the street. There will be a silent and live auction, kids zone, farmers market and entertainment by Kanekoa, Joel Katz and others. Admission is $1 or a canned food donation, children 10 years old and younger are free. For more information, call 878-1485.
GO PINK! CAMPAIGN WITH BATTLE OF THE BADGES
The Battle of the Badges softball game will kick off the Pacific Cancer Foundation’s Go Pink! Campaign at 6 p.m. at Maehara Baseball Stadium in Kahului. The police department will face off with the fire department in a softball game that is sure to be a home run. Gates to open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds benefit Pacific Cancer Foundation. For more details, visit www.pacificcancerfoundation.org.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 24
‘AHA ALOHA ‘OCEAN OF LOVE’ III IN MAKAWAO
Aloha in Action presents ‘Aha Aloha “Ocean of Love” III at the historic Makawao Union Church from 5 to 7 p.m. Special guests Kumu Puna Kalama Dawson and Jazmyne Geis sharing wisdom and manao. Enjoy an evening of music, hula, insights, reflections and more. Advance tickets are $25 or $35 the day of. For more details, search Aha Aloha Ocean at www.eventbrite.com.
MONDAY, SEPT. 25
CABARET NIGHT AT CAFE DEL VINO IN MAALAEA
Spend an evening at a fun dinner and cabaret show featuring local artists at Cafe del Vino on the upper level of Maalaea Harbor Shops. Open for dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. Seatings are at 5:30, 6 and 6:30 p.m. Show begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $70 and includes performance and four-course feast (plus tax and tip). Call 868-0732, for reservations and more information.