THURSDAY, AUGUST 30
HAWAIIAN MUSIC SERIES IN LAHAINA
Hawaiian music continues on Front St. every last Thursday of the month at its new time, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Baldwin Home Lawn. Free.
THIRD EYE BLIND
lead singer Stephan Jenkins
provided by the Ka‘anapali Fresh team.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 31
ALOHA FRIDAY CONCERT SERIES
The last summer concert at The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui will be bigger and better than before with four-time Grammy winner George Kahumoku, Jr., Kevin and Sheldon Brown, and Richard Ho'opi'i with students from the UH Maui College's Institute of Hawaiian Music. The free show will be held outdoors at the Palm Court from 5 and 6 p.m. Drinks and food specials will be available. Kamaaina get 50 percent off at Ko restaurant nearby. Call 875-4100.
BLUE HAWAIIAN MOONLIGHT
George Kahumoku and friends will headline a romantic musical evening on the grounds of the Bailey House Museum in Wailuku. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the concert begins at 7:30. Food, drink and lei will be available for purchase. Tickets are $35 ($25 for MHS members). Children 12 and younger admitted free. Low back beach chairs allowed. All proceeds benefit the Maui Historical Society. Call 244-3326 for more information.
FANTASY ISLAND A KIT KAT CLUB CABARET
Come sail away with the Kit Kat Club and a cast of cabaret entertainers from Oahu as they take you on an exotic, fantasy-inspired journey at Maui Tropical Plantation in Waikapu. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Food and cocktails available for purchase. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. $15 advance, $20 at the door. Island fantasy-wear is encouraged. Must be at least 21 years old for admission.
OCEANFRONT PAIA MOVIE THEATER
World premiere screening of the inaugural "Maui Jazz & Blues Festival" under the stars on property behind Johnny B's in Paia from 6 to 9 p.m. Event includes live entertainment, special Johnny B's dinner movie packs and more for purchase. Limited seating, no cover. Call 579-9070 or 573-5530 for information.
"GET?A?JOB" MOVIE SCREENING AT?IAO?
Maui's hilarious award-winning independent movie screens at 5 and 7 tonight in Wailuku's Historic Iao Theater. Tickets for all shows are $10, and available from the Box Office on screening days. For more information, visit: www.GetAJobMovie.com.
SATURDAY, Sept. 1
KA'ANAPALI FRESH FOOD & WINE FEST
It doesn't get any fresher than during this three-day resort wide festival. Today's highlights start with Grown on Maui Farmers Market from 7 to 11 a.m. at the Whalers Village with chef demos and breakfast food booths; and the Kaanapali Coffee Tour from 9 a.m. to noon; followed by the Ka'anapali Fresh Food & Wine Festival (see page 14, for more details) with chefs, farmers and beverage booths, performances by Makana and Spryo Gyra and auction from 6 to 10 p.m at the Royal Kaanapali Golf Course. Tickets are $150. You may visit, www.kaanapalifresh.com.
"GET A JOB" MOVIE SCREENING AT IAO
Maui's hilarious award-winning independent movie screens at 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m. in Wailuku's Historic Iao Theater. See Friday's listing for more info.
ULUWEHI GUERRERO AT CASTLE THEATER
Kumu hula and recording artist Uluwehi Guerrero and his halau celebrate 30 years of sharing music and hula with a 7:30 p.m. performance at The Maui Arts & Cultural Center's Castle Theater in Kahului. Tickets are $25, $35 and $45. See article on page 3, for details.
TOTALLY '80s LIVE CONCERT AT MACC
Relive the '80s with a 7:30 p.m. performance by Flock of Seagulls and When in Rome in the McCoy Studio Theater. Flock of Seagulls hit it big with songs such as "I Ran (So Far Away)." When In Rome are known for hits such as "Heaven Knows." Tickets are $35 and $45. Call 242-7469 or order online at www.mauiarts.org.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 2
'ULUPALAKUA CARES' LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Enjoy an afternoon with Jeff Peterson and Cyril Pahinui from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the grounds of Ulupalakua Winery. There will also be conservation and agricultural information booths, complimentary wine tastings and food available for purchase. Bring your lawn chairs. Admission free. For more details, call 878-6058.
"GET A JOB" MOVIE SCREENING AT IAO
It's award winning as well as hilarious. Maui's independent film screens at 1, 3, 5 and 7 p.m. in Wailuku's Historic Iao Theater. See Friday's listing for more info.
MORE KA'ANAPALI FRESH HIGHLIGHTS
The finale of the three-day festival begins with brunch at Kaanapali Beach Hotel from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., $42; Mixology demo and tasting at Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas. Cost is $25; and Third Eye Blind headlines the Concert Under The Kaapanapli Moonlight with food and drink from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at Royal Lahaina Resort. Tickets are $89. For tickets, visit ww.kaanapalifresh.com
POI DOGGIE CONTEST OFFERS FAMILY FUN
Watch or enter your poi dog in this canine-centric contest from 4 to 6 p.m. on the Gallery Lawn of the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Free admission. See photo caption on facing page for details.
MOVIE NITE AT THE MACC: 'MY DOG SKIP'
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. for this free family event featuring the wholesome film, "My Dog Skip." Movie starts at 7 p.m. at the Pavilion/Amphitheater of the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Bring a blanket or beach chair to relax on the lawn and enjoy casual dining, drink specials and music.