Queen Ka’ahumanu Center

Come get your photo with Santa

Queen Kaahumanu Pic with santa

Santa is at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center. Gather up the whole family and come down and have your photo taken with the Big Guy himself!

November 14 – December 6*

Monday – Saturday 10am – 8pm |
Sunday 10am – 5pm
December 7 – 23
Daily 10am – 8pm
December 24
10am – 6pm

Hui Holidays

Hui no eau holiday

December 1st

Celebrate the grand opening of Hui Holidays on Dec 1st. This special evening event is the perfect opportunity to shop for exclusive treasures to share with family and friends. Surrounded by holiday décor of the dramatically decorated historic Kaluanui Estate, you’ll enjoy festive drinks and pupu, and spirited music.

NOV 23- DEC 24

Finding that perfect, one-of-a-kind gift is a breeze when you shop at our annual holiday artisan showcase! Twinkling with holiday charm, the Hui’s gallery will be filled to the brim with works in jewelry, ceramic, print, fiber, photography, glass, and painting. With holiday ornaments, Hui Print Calendars, and many, many more handmade items added to the mix, you’ll be sure to find a special gift for everyone on your list. By shopping local, you’ll be making a creative investment in our community, in your neighbors and in yourselves!

Hui no’eau Visual Arts Center

2841 Baldwin Ave


Phone: 808-572-6560

Website: www.huinoeau.com

Maui Mall

King Kekaulike Jazz Band & Symphonic Holiday Concert

Christmas sparkles

December 2 –  6:30pm

Maui Mall Center Court

Pictures with Santa at the Maui Mall

Santa Ho ho ho
December 4December 20

Friday: 5:30 – 8pm

Saturday: 12 – 4pm, 5-8pm

Sunday: 12 – 6pm

Maui Mall Center Court,

70 East Kaahumanu Ave.
Kahului, HI 96732 United States

Unit B-4 Across from Siu’s Kitchen

Holiday Craft and Bake Sale


Holiday shopping fun with multiple crafters selling a variety of gift items, crafts and baked goods.

Open house style.

December 5th to Sunday December 6th

9:00 am to 3:00 pm

67 Ka Drive, Kula Kai Subdivision, Kula

Contact: Cheryl Hamilon

Phone: 808-283-1643

Montessori School of Maui 573-0374


holiday festival

Holiday Fair

2933 Baldwin Ave. Makawao

December 4, 2015

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

All welcome!

The Montessori School of Maui PTO is hosting their annual Holiday Fair on the school campus. Come and celebrate the wonder and joy of the Holiday Season featuring made in Maui crafts, gifts and much more.

Haleakala Waldorf School Holiday Faire

Waldorf Fair

December 5th, 2015

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Cost: $3 for adults; free for children under 12

Haleakala Waldorf School

4160 L Kula Rd

Kula, HI USA 96790

Phone: 808-878-2511

Website: www.waldorfmaui.org

Grand Wailea 875-1234


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`Tis the Season of Aloha Treelighting Ceremony

Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Holiday entertainment, a Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui (BGCM) keiki performance, and cookies and cocoa make for a beautiful Maui holiday scene. Visit the unveiling of the BGCM gingerbread village and make a holiday tree ornament for $1 to benefit BGCM.

Maui Pops Orchestra 878-6500


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Maui Pops Orchestra “Holiday Pops”

Maui Arts & Cultural Center Castle Theater

Sunday, Decembet 6, 2015

3:00 PM

All ages

The annual Holiday Pops brings favorite holiday music and a wonderful guest pianist, Bernard Walz to entertain with a variety of upbeat pieces. The orchestra will also perform music of Mannheim Steamroller and more!

Maui OnStage 242-6969


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ELF The Musical

Historic Iao Theater, 68 N. Market Street, Wailuku

November 27 – December 13, 2015

ELF is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Buddy is determined to win over his new family and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.

GOD’s House Island Transformation Ministry (808) 870-2606

Project GIFT
Bailey House Museum Garden Lawn (Yokouchi Estate Lawn)
Saturday, December 5th, 2015
9am – 3pm
All Ages Welcome…fun family event

You’re invited to the 1st Annual Project GIFT fun fair.  A FREE family fun event on the beautiful Bailey House Museum Garden Lawn (Yokouchi Estate Lawn) in Wailuku.  You will find wonderful craft vendors, food vendors, entertainment and a keiki zone like no other!  Your kids won’t wanna miss out on a chance to play in snow!
This event was birth out of a vision to get Christmas gifts into the hands of our population of children living in shelters, without homes or spending their holiday in the hospital.  Therefore we will be having a toy drive and donation tent at the event in our efforts to seeing this vision through.

Kula School  28th Annual Kula Harvest Festival


Kula School Grounds, Sunday, December 6th

Saturday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

All ages

Spend the day in the country! Join us for our 28th Annual Harvest Festival, with live entertainment, talented local artisans and crafters, Ono food, games, Silent Auction, and Country Store. Come join us for a FREE, Family Fall Fair!

Annual Tree Lighting at Ulupalakua Ranch


On December 12, the community is invited to celebrate the holidays with family and friends at the Second Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on the grounds of MauiWine at Ulupalakua Ranch. The lush and tall pine trees combined with that holiday “chill in the air,” makes upcountry the perfect location to bundle up and celebrate the holiday season. Admission is free, but attendees are requested to bring a can of non-perishable food as a donation to the Maui Food Bank. The holiday festivities are guaranteed to be memorable, with plenty of activities to enjoy, including lighting of a holiday-decorated tree, live entertainment, photos in front of the holiday tree, holiday crafts and activities for the keiki, outdoor cinema, sparkling toasts and warm holiday beverages, and treats and eats by Ulupalakua Ranch Store & Grill. The event starts at 4:30 pm and ends at 7:30 pm, with the lighting of the holiday tree after sunset followed by a movie under the stars. The movie will be showcased on MauiWine’s outdoor pavilion. For more information, call 878-6058.

Lahaina Baptist Church 1st Annual Community Christmas Carnival

Saturday, December 12th, 10-4

Great fun for the whole family!

Ukulele Music by Max Angel, Santa Claus from 11am-1pm, Dunk Tank, Fire Truck, Carnival Lane, Bounce House, Pony Rides, Ono Food and More!

Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra



Winter Concert

H.P. Baldwin Auditorium

Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Students from grades  3 – 12

Holiday concert featuring String Classes (violins and violas) and the Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (woodwinds, brass, percussion and strings) to enhance the holiday spirit. FREE!

Maui Mompreneur 757-4739

[email protected]



Maui Mompreneur Winter Showcase

Elleair Ballroom at the Maui Beach Hotel

Sunday, December 13, 2016 9:00am – 2:00pm

All Ages

Indoor craft fair showcasing local mom-owned businesses.

Maui Ocean Center


Maui Fishmas

12 Days of FISH-mas
December 14-25
Scuba Claus is comin’ to town! Join us December 14-25 as we count down the 12 Days of FISH-mas! There will be holiday-themed food and drinks at Hale Mea Ono coffee cart and Seascape Ma‘alaea Restaurant, plus lots of Christmas cheer when Scuba Claus and his sidekick Elf make special visits to the Aquarium. Don’t miss these interactive presentations from Scuba Claus, at 11am, and Elf, at3pm, at the Open Ocean exhibit.  Scuba Claus and Elf will wear special dive masks that allow them to speak with the audience, so have your wish list ready! Included with Aquarium admission. Appropriate for all ages.

Gill McBarnet “Good Night Gecko” 25th Anniversary Story Time and Show
Saturday, December 19 | 11:30am performance, 12:30pm – 2:30pm book signing
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of “Good Night Gecko” written by Hawaii-author Gill McBarnet. The popular children’s book author will present a reading of “Good Night Gecko” with a mini musical performance by the keiki singers and dancers from the Maui Academy of Performing Arts. Show time is 11:30am in the Hawaiians and the Sea Exhibit. Book signing will follow at the Maui Ocean Treasures gift shop from 12:30pm-2:30pm.

Hula Grill Kaanapali 667-6636


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Santa Visits Ka’anapali Beach

Hula Grill Maui, Ka’anapali Beach

Friday, December 18 at 4:00 pm

Kids only, Free event

Watch as Santa and his reindeer paddle in by outrigger canoe to sit with the keiki of Maui and hear their Christmas wishes. Mrs. Clause will be on hand giving out goodies to good children and Santa’s elves will be helping in the Cookie Workshop.

Alexander Academy of Performing Arts 878-8970



Holiday of Dance Performance

Old Kula Community Center

Saturday December 19th

3 shows

Ages 3-adult

Studio performance featuring ballet dances from the Nutcracker, jazz, and contemporary pieces with a holiday theme.

Nā Leo Lani O Maui’s 7th Annual Holiday Concert


When you think of the holidays, you often think of family and friends, sharing precious moments with those you love, and the joy that comes from listening to your favorite holiday music. Maui’s beloved Hawaiian community choir,Nā Leo Lani O Maui, has returned to their roots! And invites you and your family to join them for their 7th annual holiday concert, “Maui Ka likimaka”, at the stunning ‘A’ali’ikūhonua Creative Arts Center on the Seabury Hall Campus in Makawao. The rich harmony of over 40 heavenly voices, under the direction of Mr. Gale Wisehart and Kumu Uluwehi Guerrero, will fill your heart with joy. Nā Leo Lani O Maui has been described as ‘an inspiration’ by those attending past events. Each member’s passion for song and Hawaiian culture and language shines through with every dynamic performance. The Aloha spirit truly radiates through this choir and encourages feelings of ‘ohana – that all of us are connected and a part of the same family.

Tickets for their 2015 Christmas show are on sale now and space is limited, so reserve your seats today!

Bring your family and friends, for this concert is one not to be missed, as it will likely be the highlight of this holiday season. Tickets are available online only. www.MauiAcademy.org.

Saturday, December 19th, 2015 
7:00 pm

Seabury Hall Academy

480 Olinda Rd

Makawao, HI USA 96768

Island Area: Upcountry

Website: www.seaburyhall.org

Grand Wailea 875-1234


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Santa Arrives by Outrigger Canoe at Grand Wailea

Thursday, December 24, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Santa and friends arrive by Hawaiian outrigger canoe at Wailea Beach fronting Grand Wailea. See Santa paddle in aboard his decorated canoe with candy canes for everyone. Children may visit with Santa to whisper their wishes making for a perfect photo opportunity.