Light up the night with the top firedancers from the county. The inaugural Maui Fireknife Competition kicks off Friday with the first night of heated fireknife dancing at the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa to showcase the red-hot skills of dancers from Maui, Lanai and Molokai — all vying to represent Maui County at the 2011 World Fireknife Competition at the Polynesian Cultural Center on Oahu in May. “Ignite the Fire,” presented by Te Au Moana, offers special room rates and luau dinner packages available online, www.marriotthawaii.com/mauifireknife. To attend show only on Friday at 6 p.m., cost is $20. The finals continue at 4:30 p.m. Saturday with a preshow luau; finals include dinner and show cost of $98. For details, visit ww.teaumoana.com.