Island Events • January 3, 2019
Featured events this week
THURSDAY, JAN. 3
ALL MALE A CAPPELLA ALL NIGHT LONG AT THE MACC
Hardly Ivy League college boys sporting blazers or a kitschy barbershop quartet, Straight No Chaser has amassed a huge following with captivating harmony laced with humor. The group takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. in the Castle Theater at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Tickets are $33.50, $48.50 and $58.50 (plus applicable fees) with prices increasing on day of the show. For tickets and more information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or go online to www.mauiarts.org.
FLEETWOOD & TYLER JAM AT JANIE’S FUND BENEFIT
Bring hope and healing to some of our country’s most vulnerable young girls who have suffered the trauma of abuse and neglect while enjoying two of rock’s greatest living legends (and Maui residents) — Steven Tyler and Mick Fleetwood — who will appear with Tyler’s touring group, The Loving Mary Band, at 8:30 p.m. at Fleetwood’s on Front St. in Lahaina. Tickets range from $500 for general admission/standing room to $1,500 per person for a VIP booth table. All proceeds benefit Janie’s Fund. For tickets and more information, visit www.fleetwoodsonfrontst.com.
PGA EVENT DRAWS TOP GOLFERS TO KAPALUA
Pro golfer Dustin Johnson returns to defend his title at Sentry Tournament of Champions, taking place through Sunday at The Plantation Course at Kapalua Resort. Daily grounds tickets are $15 to $35; weekly grounds passes are $85. For tickets and more information, visit www.sentrytournamentofchampions.com.
FRIDAY, JAN. 4
HIT WAILUKU TOWN PARTY FOR FUN IN THE NEW YEAR
Celebrate the New Year with food booths and trucks, arts and crafts, shopping and entertainment from 6 to 9 p.m. on Market Street as Wailuku rings in 2019. Highlights include entertainment by Leo Mana, Nevah Too Late and an open-house party for pop-up shop Rag Queen of Maui. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.mauifridays.com.
JUDY, JUDY, JUDY — ICONIC FOLK SONGSTRESS ROCKS
On tour promoting her most recent release, “Strangers Again,” a collection of duets featuring a Who’s Who of legendary male artists, Judy Collins makes a stop to perform on Maui at 7:30 p.m. at the MACC’s Castle Theater. Tickets are $50, $65 and $85 (plus applicable fees). For tickets and more information, visit the box office, call 242-7469 or go online to www.mauiarts.org.
SHOW FEATURES TWO OF MAUI’S FAVORITE ARTISTS
Longtime Lahaina resident and plein-air master Carleton joins pastel artist Virginia Pierce for a two-person exhibition opening with a gala reception from 6 to 9 p.m. at Village Galleries Maui at 120 Dickenson St. in Lahaina. Later this month, the creative duo will delight onlookers with painting demonstrations from 6 to 9 p.m. Jan. 11 and 18. For more information, call 661-4402 or visit www.villagegalleriesmaui.com.
SATURDAY, JAN. 5
CANNABIS CONFERENCE LIGHTS UP ROYAL LAHAINA
Bringing together a diverse group of cannabis experts and industry leaders, the Maui Cannabis Conference features panels, speakers, hemp-building workshops, vendors, exhibits, fashion show, ment and more today and Sunday at Royal Lahaina Resort. Open to the public. For a complete schedule of events, visit www.mauicannabisconference.com.
BE ENCHANTED BY VIOLIN-PIANO CHAMBER MUSIC
Internationally recognized pianist Damira Feldman and virtuoso violinist Kisa Uradomo come together in a magical evening of chamber music featuring works by Wieniawski, Mozart, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky and Mendelssohn beginning at 7 p.m. at Wailuku Union Church (327 S. High St.). A post-concert meet-and-greet with the artists follows. Donations between $15 and $20 are requested; children admitted free. For more information, call (305) 588-0083 or email email@example.com.
SUNDAY, JAN. 6
DO NEW YEAR GOOD DEED PULLING INVASIVE WEEDS
Through Volunteering on Vacation, a free program offered by Pacific Whale Foundation, help pull invasive weeds at Haleakala National Park between 7:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Free transportation and park admission are provided, plus receive a free tote bag for three hours or more of volunteer work. Call 249-8811, ext. 1 to make a reservation for this do-good deed, a perfect way to kick off the new year.
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