Restaurant presents whale photo contest

To celebrate the whale season, Duke’s Beach House in Kaanapali invites visitors and residents to enter its whale photo contest.

The best whale photo will win a $150 gift certificate to Duke’s Beach House. Five finalists will receive a $25 Duke’s Beach House gift certificate.

Photo entries can be submitted through March 1 via Duke’s Facebook page or Instagram. To submit photos through Facebook, upload photos through the Duke’s Whale Shot app from Duke’s Beach House’s Facebook page, To submit photos via Instagram, upload photos with the hashtag #dukeswhaleshot.

“During these winter months, we are given a great opportunity to share daily whale sightings with our guests,” said Marketing Manager KC Hendrickson. “We wanted to provide a fun way to showcase and share photos of these amazing creatures.”

The finalists’ images will be posted at on April 7. Facebook fans of Duke’s Beach House Maui will have a chance to vote for their favorite pictures until April 11. The winner will be announced on April 14 at and on the Facebook page.

For more information and contest rules, visit