Island Events • October 25, 2018

Featured events this week

Livingston Taylor • Friday • McCoy Studio at the MACC, courtesy the MACC.

SEE FILM FEATURING BILL NYE, THE SCIENCE GUY

Catch the illuminating film, “Bill Nye Tells the Truth about Climate Change, Evolution and a Science-Based Worldview,” from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Akaku Upstairs (333 Dairy Road in Kahului). RSVP for this free event at 871-5554 or email info@akaku.org.

FRIDAY, OCT. 26

LIVINGSTON TAYLOR — TALENT IS IN HIS GENES

Known for hits like “I’ll Come Running” and “First Time Love,” Livingston Taylor — brother of the legendary James Taylor, displays his genetic musical prowess at 7:30 p.m. in the McCoy Studio Theater at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Tickets are $45 and $65 (plus applicable fees). For more information or tickets, go to the box office, call 242-7469 or visit online www.maui arts.org.

Terrifyingly Fun Town Party • Friday • Azeka Mauka in Kihei, courtesy Lynn Miller.

RAMANA VIEiRA OFFERS ROMANCE AND PASSION

Singing romantic, passion-filled ballads in the traditional Fado-style of Portuguese music, conservatory-trained Portuguese-American performer Ramana Vieira makes a Maui appearance at 7:45 p.m. at Wailuku’s The Coffee Attic, followed by a second performance at 3 p.m. Sunday at Casanova Italian Restaurant & Deli in Makawao. Tickets are $15 for each show and are available at www.brownpaper tickets.com. For more information, call The Coffee Attic at 250-9555; and Casanova’s at 572-0220.

FRIGHTENING FUN, MORE ROCKS KIHEI TOWN PARTY

Come to the south shore of Maui for Kihei’s Fourth Friday Town Party from 6 to 9 p.m. at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka. Enjoy ono food booths and trucks, arts and crafts, plenty of great local shopping, free entertainment including Kihei Cowboys and Get Up and Dance, plus learn the dance and makeup secrets behind “Thriller” courtesy of ProArts Playhouse. Complimentary parking at Azeka Makai, Kihei Plaza and St. Theresa Church. For more information, visit www.mauifridays.com.

SATURDAY, OCT. 27

MAF Halloween Party • Saturday • Kihei, “Friday the 13th” movie poster, courtesy Netflix.

KEIKI CELEBRATE ODDNESS WITH MUSICAL ‘HONK! JR.’

Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Ugly Duckling,” “Honk! Jr.” stars more than two dozen kids between the ages of 7 and 14 in a one-hour musical-comedy taking the stage at 11 a.m. today and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children. To purchase tickets for any Iao Theater event, call 242-6969 or order online at www.mauionstage.com.

ARTIST AND ‘ECO-WARRIOR’ MAKES GREEN ROOM STOP

Acclaimed painter/naturalist Alexis Rockman presents a selection of his visual works, followed by a book signing at a courtyard reception and book fair, as part of The Merwin Conservancy’s environmental and literary salon series, The Green Room, at 7 p.m. in the McCoy Studio Theater at the MACC. Tickets are $25, with a $10 admission for students with valid ID. For tickets or more information, visit the box office, call 242-7469 or go online to www.mauiarts.org.

MAUI AIDS FOUNDATION’S DRAG SHOW, DANCE PARTY

Dress up like your favorite horror-film ghoul and dance ’til you drop at Maui AIDS Foundation’s Halloween drag show and costume dance party kicking off at 8 p.m. at Diamond’s Ice Bar & Grill (1279 S. Kihei Rd.) in Kihei. Tickets are $10 in advance through MAF or $15 at the door. For more information, email events@mauiaids.org or visit www.mauiaids.org.

SUNDAY, OCT. 27

HIP-HOP HAPPENS WITH BONE THUGS-N-HARMONY

Lauded by MTV as “the most melodic hip-hop group of all time,” Bone Thugs-N-Harmony bring their fast-paced rapping style and harmonizing vocals to the stage at 7:30 p.m. in the MACC’s Castle Theater. Tickets are $39.50, $49.50, $59.50, $69.50 (access limited to orchestra pit/dance floor) and VIP for $125, which includes premium seat, dance-floor access and meet-and-greet (plus applicable fees). Prices increase day of show. For tickets or more information, visit the box office, call 242-7469 or go online to www.mauiarts.org.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31

GET YOUR HALLOWEEN ON AT LAHAINA LOFT SHINDIG

Halloween revelers of all kinds will rock from 6 to 11:30 p.m. at Lahaina Loft’s Halloween Party and Costume Contest featuring high-energy sounds, delectable pupu and a $250 cash prize for best costume. It’s BYOB, 21-and-over event. Guests will need to check-in their drinks with the beverage team. Non-alcoholic beverages, mixers, ice, garnishes and cups are included in the price of admission. All-access passes are $150 per person through Oct. 28, increasing to $200 after that date. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com or email dbeventsmaui@gmail.com.

FESTIVITIES, FUN FOR ALL AT FAMILY HARVEST PARTY

Enjoy games, prizes, cakewalk, costume parade and a free dinner from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Pukalani Baptist Church’s free Harvest Party, located at the corner of Old Haleakala Hwy. and Loha St (across from Pukalani Superette). For more information, email pbckidz @gmail.com or call 572-7968.

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