First photo: Enjoying the grand opening of Maui Brewing Company’s new restaurant earlier this month are founder/owner Garrett Marrero (right) and Maui filmmaker Ken Martinez Burgmaier; Ken Martinez Burgmaier photo.
Second photo: Deputy Public Defender Gene Evans (left) and Deputy Prosecutor Tracy Jones attend the 62nd Maui Drug Court graduation last week at Hoapili Hale in Wailuku; Lila Fujimoto photo.
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A koa canoe and bronze fishermen statue offer photo ops.
Glass fishing balls hang as colorful decorations.
Bloody Marys are included with the feast.
Waterfalls may be seen and heard from the various areas of Humuhumunukunukuapua‘a restaurant.
Grand Wailea Executive Sous Chef Jorge Gonzalez serves up crab at the seafood station. GRAND WAILEA and CARLA TRACY photos
Baker 4 Whyncy Lagang serves hot malasadas at the dessert station.
Mama’s Fish House rose like cream to the top to be named a semifinalist in the uber-prestigious James Beard Awards this year. Hostess Kelsie Meza (left) is at the greeting stand with Floor Manager Noele McClure. The finalists will be announced on March 14. The Maui News / CARLA TRACY photo
Kuaola musical group: Kihei Town Party • Friday, courtesy Miranda Kawaiola.
2017 after-party at Mardi Gras Maui fundraiser for Maui AIDS Foundation: Four Seasons Resort Maui • Saturday, courtesy Maui AIDS Foundation.
Alx Kawakami (from left), Johnny Valentine and Blayne Asing join Henry Kapono for “The Songs of C&K Hana Hou!” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Castle Theater at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Preshow festivities start at 5:30 p.m. in the Yokouchi Pavilion, and include island crafters with displays of local arts and crafts for purchase. Tickets are $15, $35, $45 and $55, with a limited amount of $125 VIP “Hangin’ With Henry” Experience tickets (plus applicable fees). The VIP Experience includes an intimate pre-show acoustic performance, talk story, meet and greet, photo opportunity and a commemorative laminate. For tickets or information, visit the box office, call 242-7469 or go online at www.mauiarts.org. Photo courtesy the artist
DJ Z-Trip spins discs at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia this weekend. Photo courtesy the artist
Michael B. Jordan (left) and Chadwick Boseman star in Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther.” Marvel Studios-Disney via AP
Peter Rabbit, voiced by James Corden, in a scene from the latest release of “Peter Rabbit.” Columbia Pictures/Sony via AP
Catch Franco Zeffirelli’s production of Puccini’s “La Boheme” in special screening Saturday. Metropolitan Opera via AP
John Williams (left) and Patty Lee spoof the political thriller, “The 39 Steps” in ProArts Playhouse’s production of the same name by Patrick Barlow, based on the Alfred Hitchcock film and the John Buchan novel. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, March 2 through 25 at the ProArts Playhouse in Kihei. Tickets are $26. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 463-6550 or visit www.proartsmaui.com. Jack Grace photo
Carver Glomb (left) and Camille Erdman perform in Seabury Hall’s “These Shining Lives.” Peter Swanzy photo
Michael Burton (left) and Christian Peterson star in “This War Is Not Inevitable.” Photo courtesy Michael Burton
Catch Damon Parrillo (right) & Friends at Wholefoods Aloha Friday Music series from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Kahului. Photo courtesy HawaiiONTV
Randall Rospond shreds at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia. Alfred Vrang photo