Special this week:
Friday, 7 to 8 p.m., Queen Ka'ahumanu Center
Napua Greig will share her music during Kama‘aina Nights Friday at Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center.
Kama'aina Nights returns with local entertainment and merchant specials throughout the mall. This month's event will feature live entertainment by Na Hoku Hanohano Female Vocalist of the Year Napua Greig, along with hula by Halau Na Lei Kaumaka O Uka.
LAHAINA GATEWAY GRAND OPENING
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2:20 p.m., Lahaina Gateway
Lahaina Gateway will celebrate the grand opening of its 138,000 square-foot lifestyle center with music, hula, free food, games and giveaways. The event will begin with a blessing by Kimokeo Kapahulehua, followed by Tahitian dancing by Te Maui Merahi from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; Henry Allen Hawaiian jazz from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; John Cruz from 12:30 to 2 p.m.; and prize drawings from 2 to 2:20 p.m. Cruz will hold a CD?signing following the concert at Barnes and Noble Booksellers. Among the stores that will open by Saturday are Lahaina Farms, Outback Steakhouse, Genki Sushi, Maui Dive and Surf, Baskin-Robbins, Office Max, Foot Locker, Sunglass Icon, Hat Shack, Claire's, David's Happy Nails and others. For more information, visit www.lahainagateway.com.
Shopping center activities:
LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Te Tiare Patitifa, 7 p.m. Thursday (tonight). Na Kamali'i Nani O?Lahaina, 1 p.m.; Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 p.m. Saturday. Na Pua O?Kapiolani Hula Studios, 1 p.m.; Yo-Yo demonstration, 4 p.m.; Line dancing and lessons, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Ukulele lessons, 5:45 p.m.; Na Kamali'i Nani O?Lahaina, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Center is at 1221 Honoapiilani Highway. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. For more information, call 661-5304 or visit www.lahainacannerymall.com.
MAUI MALL. Aloha Maui Produce Market, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Kahaiali'i Family, 6:30 p.m. Friday. Te Tiare Patitifa, 1 p.m. Saturday. Center is at 70 E. Kaahumanu Ave. in Kahului. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 871-1307 or visit www.mauimall.com.
OLD LAHAINA CENTER. Keiki Polynesian Show, 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Aloha Friday Hula Show, 3:30 p.m. Friday. Hale Kahiko, ancient Hawaiian village replica, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Center is at 900 Front St. For details, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.lahainacenter.com.
QUEEN KA'AHUMANU CENTER. Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Voter registration, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Kama'aina Nights, 7 to 8 p.m. Friday. Christian Ministries Labor Day Celebration, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Center is at 275 W. Kaahumanu Ave. in Kahului. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 877-3369 or visit www.queenkaahu manucenter.com.
THE SHOPS AT WAILEA. Wow! Wailea on Wednesdays with gallery events, fashion shows and entertainment, featuring Te Tiare Patitifa in the lower courtyard, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Center is at 3750 Wailea Alanui. For more information, call 891-6770 or visit www.shopsat wailea.com.
WHALERS VILLAGE, KAANAPALI. Hula lessons, 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday (today). Lei-making class, noon to 2 p.m. Friday and Tuesday. Polynesian hula, 6:30 p.m., Tahitian dance, 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday. Dances of Polynesia 6:30 p.m., Drums of Tahiti, 7:30 p.m. Monday. Center is at 2435 Kaanapali Parkway. For more information, call 661-4567 or visit www.whalersvillage.com.
WHARF?CINEMA CENTER. Live entertainment daily. On-site Polynesian craftsmen and artists at work, 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. daily. Live entertainment at center stage, 5 to 7 p.m. Fridays and Wednesdays. Center is at 658 Front St. in Lahaina. For more information, call 661-8748.