Island Events • October 24, 2019
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THURSDAY, OCT. 24
KOA TO PERFORM AT BALDWIN HOUSE
The free monthly Hawaiian Music Series will feature the group Koa on the front lawn of the Baldwin Home Museum in Lahaina from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Limited seating will be provided and blankets, mats and low beach chairs are welcome. This ongoing program is supported by Hawaii Tourism Authority and Outlets of Maui. Hawaiian Music Series is hosted by Lahaina Restoration Foundation. A paid parking lot is located behind the venue with access from Dickenson Street. Parking fees from the lot are used by the Lahaina Restoration Foundation to maintain and preserve the many historic sites in Lahaina.
HULA IMPLEMENT MAKING DISCUSSION
Kapono and Kanoenani Kamaunu, owners of Na Kani O Hula and Halau Manaiakalani, will present the art and history of hula implement making from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Akaku in Kahului, 333 Dairy Road, Suite 104. The presentation is for hula enthusiasts, both novice and expert, to learn, understand, appreciate and ultimately preserve this art form. Admission is free. Walk-ins are welcome, but RSVPs are recommended by going to www.akaku.org/salons or calling 871-5554.
FRIDAY, OCT. 25
RHYTHMIC FUSION OF OLD AND NEW
Okaidja Afroso performs in MACC’s Castle Theater at 7:30 p.m. The show will have a dance floor. He will be joined by Boinor Titus Nartey and Manavihare Fiaindratov on percussion and vocals.
CIRCUS FREAKS HAUNTED HOUSE
South Shore Circus Freaks Haunted House will open at 6 p.m. today through Sunday at Azeka Shopping Center Makai, next to Nalu’s South Shore Grill. It will open again at 6 p.m. Wednesday and Oct. 31. Doors will stay open until the bearded lady screams. Pre-sale tickets are $5 and can be purchased at pacificcancerfoundation.org, Nalu’s South Shore Grill, and the Azeka Management Office. All proceeds benefit the Pacific Cancer Foundation Children Fund. More information can be found at www.Azekashoppingcenter.com/events.
EVIL DEAD CONTINUES AT PROARTS IN KIHEI
“Evil Dead the Musical” 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday through Nov. 3 at the ProArts Playhouse in Kihei. There will be two performances at 7 and 10 p.m. on Halloween. Tickets are $30, and $40 for “splash zone” seating. “Evil Dead the Musical” is restricted to audiences age 18 and over due to strong adult content. For more information, or to purchase tickets for any ProArts event, call 463-6550 or visit www.proartsmaui.com.
4TH FRIDAY PARTY ON THE SOUTH SHORE
Kihei’s 4th Friday Town Party from 6 to 9 p.m. at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka. Entertainment, food booths and trucks, art, crafts, and plenty of local shopping. Free entertainment by Kapua Entertainment, Madame Butterfly, and Maui 8 Track Players. Food Court featuring Willy Wainwright.
SATURDAY, OCT. 26
MAGICAL NIGHT OF DELIGHT IN KULA
Haleakala Waldorf School will present its annual “Night of Delight” at its Kula campus with theatrical skits and musical presentations at 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. See fairy tales come to life, scarecrows that can talk and fire dancers weaving hypnotic streams of flames. Attendees are encouraged to wear a friendly costume. Admission is $10 per person, children and adults. For information, call 878-2511 or visit www.waldorfmaui.org.
THE MYSTERY AT MAUI MALL CELEBRATION
Maui Mall announces the return of it’s annual Halloween celebration, with the Mystery at Maui Mall from 3 to 7 p.m. Registration is required for a scavenger hunt at 3, keiki costume contest at 5:30, and pet costume contest at 6:15. There wil also be face-painting and trick-or-treating. Pet costume contest $10 entry fee benefits Maui Humane Society. For details, visit www.mauimall.com.
RIDGE TO REEF EVENT INCLUDES HAUNTED REEF
The 10th annual Ridge to Reef Rendezvous and Keiki and ‘Ohana Catch & Release Fishing Tournament at Kahekili Beach Park (Old Airport Beach in North Kaaanapali) take place from 9 a.m. to noon. Fishing tournament starts at 8. Free admission. Food, prizes, and a “Haunted Reef” to explore. A citizen science effort known as “Bleachapalooza,” will help document reef conditions. Event-goers will also have the chance to vote for finalists in the K-12 art contest. For more information, visit www.westmauikumuwai.org or call (808) 283-1631.
‘HOWL-O-WEEN’ EVENT AT MAUI HUMANE SOCIETY
The Maui Humane Society presents its first “Howl-o-Ween” from 11a.m.-1 p.m. Trick-or- treaters of all ages are invited to dress up, trick or treat for candy, and pass out treats to shelter dogs wearing Halloween costumes. All candy and dog treats will be provided by MHS. The shelter will also be offering “pick your price” adoption fees on any animal for the entire day.
SUNDAY, OCT. 27
CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OPENS 2019-20 SEASON
The “Music for String Quartet (+1)” concert is presented on Sunday at 3 p.m. at Kihei Baptist Chapel. Tickets are $30, $20 or seniors, and $10 or students, available from mauichamberorchestra.
BLUES REVIEW & BBQ BENEFITS MANA’O RADIO
Mana’o Radio presents a “Blues Review & BBQ” featuring The Jimmy Dillon Band from 2 p.m. to 5 at Mulligans on the Blue in Wailea. Admission is $20 at the door with proceeds benefiting the radio station.
KEIKI & PET HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST
The Shops at Wailea will host its 3rd annual Keiki & Pet Halloween Costume Contest from 2-6 p.m. This year, The Shops has partnered with Alaska Airlines to award the Grand Prize winner with two round-trip tickets to anywhere in the United States that Alaska Airlines flies. Registration for the Keiki & Pet Halloween Costume Contest begins at 2 outside of Whaler’s General Store by The Shops south entrance. Pre-registration is available at bit.ly/theshopshalloween2019. The costume contest begins at 3. Stroll The Shops for a trick-or-treat experience at 6.
IMPROV SHOW AT PROARTS PLAYHOUSE
Maui Improv Show at the ProArts Playhouse in Kihei. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show starts at 7. Special guest performance by Maui Improv co-founder Mark Beltzman. Admission is $5 at the door.