Must See: Ukulele duo Honoka & Azita

Fri. & Sat. • Maui Matsuri, UH-Maui College

Honoka & Azita, courtesy Maui Matsuri.

HONOKA & AZITA AND OTHER ARTISTS ENTERTAIN AT MAUI MATSURI FESTIVAL. Catch Honoka & Azita — 2013 International Ukulele Contest Grand Champions and Na Hoku Hanohano award-winners — at 7:50 p.m. Friday and 6:20 p.m. Saturday during the entertainment extravaganza in celebration of the annual Maui Matsuri Festival. Additional performers include Shakuhachi-bamboo flautist Kyle Chew; San Francisco Awa Odori folk dancers Awakko-Ren; local funnyman Frank De Lima; Maui’s own Uluwehi Guerrero and a number of other local performances representing Hawaiian, Chinese, Korean, Filipino, Portuguese and Japanese cultures. Festival entertainment is free of charge. For more information about festival events, visit or see the tabloid insert in May 1 edition of The Maui News.