6th Annual Hawaiian Airlines Made in Maui County Festival
Maui Arts & Cultural Center
November 1-2, 2019
Friday: 1:30pm-6pm, Saturday: 8am-4:30pm
Maui County’s largest products show features over 140 vendors offering hundreds of locally made products, including food, art, crafts, jewelry, fashion, furniture, gifts, collectibles and more all in one location, the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.
Carden Academy of Maui
808-573-6651 • www.cardenmaui.org
55 Maka’ena Place, Pukalani
The Carden Jamboree
Saturday, November 2 • 5pm–10pm
The Jamboree is Carden’s paniolo themed fundraising event. Kick up your boot heels to the live music, enjoy a fabulous BBQ dinner from Threes Catering, and sip yummy cocktails as you peruse the offerings from the “best auction on Maui” at “the party of the year.” For tickets visitcardenjamboree.com or call 808-573-6651.
Punana Leo o Maui
Sunday, November 3 • 9:00am–1:00pm
UH Maui College
Keiki and keiki at heart are invited to Holoholo Ka’a, a hands-on event where keiki can climb aboard, pretend to drive, and take photos in vehicles of all types.
Akaku Upstairs Media Salons
808-871-5554 • www.akaku.org/salons
333 Dairy Rd. Suite 204 Kahului
Thursdays at 6-7:30pm
Akakū hosts three 10-week Salon Seasons in Spring, Summer, and Fall during which speakers are scheduled every Thursday evening from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm. Admission is free. RSVP www.akaku.org/salons or call
Queen Ka’ahumanu Center
808-877-4325 • www.queenkaahumanucenter.com
275 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului
12th Annual Maui ‘Ukulele Guild Exhibition
Saturday, November 9 • 9:30am–1:00pm
‘Ukulele enthusiasts are invited to this annual exhibition to support the preservation of the art of ‘ukulele.
Santa Claus is Coming to Town!
Saturday, December 7 • 10:00am–12:00pm
Santa Claus arrives in style via a classic hot rod with a special meet and greet for the keiki at Center Court. Family entertainment includes holiday music, keiki holiday crafts and coloring, balloons and reindeer hats.
Santa’s Village at QKC
We will transform the former Toys ‘R Us space into a magical and fun Santa’s Village this holiday season. Enjoy festive Christmas decorations, Mrs. Claus activities for the keiki, and photos with Santa. Customers will find gifts they can purchase with all proceeds going to a non-profit. Admission is free!
Da Maui Sleigh
Friday, December 13
5:30 – 8:30pm
Bring the keiki for our annual holiday tradition, Da Maui Sleigh ride. With festive holiday music, lights, bubbles, and Santa’s elves, this complimentary ride is for all ages! No reservations required. Seating is limited.
Noon Year’s Eve Celebration!
Monday, December 31 • 11:00am–1:00pm
A Family fun “Noon Year’s” event.
808-877-8952 • mauimall.com
Holiday in Paradise at Maui Mall
Join us at Maui Mall as we celebrate Holiday in Paradise! Enjoy the lovely holiday decorations and surprise treats for the whole family!
Sacred Hearts School
808-661-4720 • www.shsmaui.org
239 Dickenson Street, Lahaina
Gatsby Glamour & Glitz
The Pioneer Inn
Saturday, November 9th, 2019
5:30 to 10:30pm
For Ages 21 and over
Please join us for our 12th Annual Live Auction and Dinner to benefit Sacred Hearts School. Live entertainment, auctions and casino games. Tickets available on our website or in our school office.
Breakfast With Santa
Sacred Hearts School Hall and Courtyard
Saturday, December 7th, 2019
All ages welcome
Please join us for our annual Breakfast with Santa holiday event!
Tickets for breakfast are available in our school office or on our website. There will also be a book fair, crafts, performances and a complimentary photo with Santa!
808-446-8234 • www.hospicemaui.org
Dine Out for Hospice Maui
Tuesday, November 12 • All Day
Family Friendly, Everyone is Welcome.
We invite community members & Maui visitors on Tuesday, Nov 12, to Dine Out for Hospice Maui! 32 of Maui’s most generous restaurants, will participate in the 10th annual Dine Out by donating a portion of the proceeds from your meal to Hospice Maui.
Coping with the Holidays After a Loss
Sat. Nov 23, 9am-11:30am
Hospice Maui invites you to join our Bereavement Team in a morning of education & interactive activities to explore ways to make your own plans and preparation for coping with the upcoming holidays. RSVP to Joyce Lechuga at 808-244-5555 or email@example.com.
St. Joseph Catholic Church
808-571-6235 • www.sjcmaui.org
1295 Makawao Ave., Makawao
St. Joseph Christmas Craft Fair
Saturday, November 16 • 7:00am–2:00pm
Come and enjoy the holiday spirit with local vendors and crafters with unique and creative items. Santa will be landing his sled at 11:00 am. Enjoy an array of ethnic foods, baked good items, live entertainment, and so much more!
Kula School PTA
808-876-7610 • kulapta.org
Kula School, 5000 Kula Highway
Kula Harvest Festival
Saturday, November 23 • 9:00am–4:00pm
Spend the day in the country! Join us for our 32nd Annual Harvest Festival! Live entertainment, local vendors, arts and crafts, pony rides, hayrides, silent auction, ono local food, and much more! Free.
808-244-8680 • www.mauionstage.com
Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical
November 29 – December 15
The Tony Award-winning “Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical” is the captivating masterpiece that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life. For ticket information visit mauionstage.com
The Keiki Playhouse
808-268-7267 • www.thekeikiplayhouse.com
275 W. Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului
Friday Night “Date Night” Special
Every Friday Night • 4pm–9pm
20% off Drop-in Childcare Service.
Family Karaoke Night
November 29th, December 20th, January 31st
All Ages Welcome
K-Pop Dance Class
Saturday, November 16 & December 14th
Learn a simple Kpop dance. $10 a class for two-hour lessons. Signing up before each class is required to participate.
Arts & Crafts
Christmas arts & crafts, December 9th
New Year’s arts & crafts, December 30th
Christmas Family Karaoke Night
808-875-1234 • grandwailea.com
Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Sunday, December 1
Grand Wailea will delight Maui residents with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, a classic holiday event featuring a spectacular display of lights, live musical entertainment, and themed activities for the whole family.
Carden Academy of Maui
808-573-6651 • www.cardenmaui.org
55 Maka’ena Place, Pukalani
Carden Academy Holiday Book Fair
Thursday, December 5 & Friday, December 6
3:00 – 4:30 PM
Please join Carden Academy for their Holiday Scholastic Book Fair! It’s open to the public, and it is a great place to do your shopping for books, gifts, and more.
Montessori School of Maui
808-573-0374 • www.momi.org
2933 Baldwin Ave, Makawao
Friday, December 6
All are 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 more!
Haleakala Waldorf School
808-878-2511 • www.waldorfmaui.org
4160 Lower Kula Road (across from the Kula Post Office)
Haleakala Waldorf School Holiday Fair
Saturday, December 7 • 9:00am–4:00pm
More than 75 Maui artisans, live entertainment, food, homemade baked goods, farmers market, candle dipping and other hands-on craft activities, a puppet show for keiki and games. Free gift for children dressed as Santa’s helpers during the 10am elf parade. $5 for adults, free for children under 12. Vendor applications are being accepted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Makawao Town’s Christmas Celebration
December 7, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Bring your keiki for free pony rides, the lighting of the star, keiki photos with Santa and they will receive a free book — while supplies last at the Makawao Library. Holiday craft activities will also be offered inside the library from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. All supplies will be provided.
Alexander Academy of Performing Arts
808-878-8970 • www.alexanderacademy.info
870 Hali’imaile Road
Holiday of Dance Performance
Sunday, December 15
Four Shows: 11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, & 4:00pm
Our in-studio performance features dance students performing variations from the nutcracker, holiday and winter themed dances in jazz, hip hop, contemporary, tap and ballet styles. An Upcountry holiday tradition!
Maui Pops Orchestra
808-868-2639 • www.mauipops.org
Maui Pops Orchestra Holiday Pops
Sunday, December 15 • 3:00pm
MACC Castle Theater
The 50+ member Maui Pops Orchestra offers an afternoon of familiar holiday music, plus 3-time Grammy Award nominated jazz pianist David Benoit & vocalist Sara Gazarek, featuring music from “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Get your holiday spirit on!
Maui Pops Orchestra Broadway Pops
Sunday, January 26 • 3:00pm
MACC Castle Theater
The 50+ member Maui Pops Orchestra presents familiar and family-friendly music from Broadway and beyond featuring vocalist Jodi Benson – the original voice of Princess Ariel in Walt Disney Pictures’ “The Little Mermaid.” Bring the whole family!
Maui Family YMCA
808-242-9007 • www.mauiymca.org
250 Kanaloa Ave., Kahului
Itty Bitty Christmas
Tuesday, December 17th, 2019
10:30am – 11:30am
5 years and under
Santa is coming to town and the Maui Family YMCA invites you to help prepare for his arrival. Join us as we embrace the spirit of Christmas through creative and joyous activities.
Maui Jim Maui Classic
Womens College Division 1 tournament
December 18 & 19
4 Division 1 college womens basketball teams will be in Maui for the 4th annul Maui Jim Maui Classic. Contact us for tickets to catch some of the best college teams in the country square off!
Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
808-244-8760 • www.mauiacademy.org
Friday, December 20 • 7:00pm
Saturday, December 21 • 3:00pm
Maui Arts & Cultural Center Castle Theater
Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) presents The Nutcracker, a delightful adaptation of the treasured holiday classic featuring 140 MAPA dancers and alumni.
Maui Ocean Center
808-270-7000 • www.mauioceancenter.com
Schedule subject to change.
Hula and the Sea
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the history of hula and the stories it tells about Hawai`i’s oceans. Join our instructors and learn the importance of hula and the role it plays in the Hawaiian culture. 15 guest limit. Recommended for ages 4+. Included with Aquarium admission.
Monday through Friday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn how to play one of Hawaii’s most iconic musical instruments with one of our various instructors. Five guests per class, appropriate for ages 12 & up. Included with Aquarium admission.
Story Time & Crafts
Saturdays at 11:30am
Appropriate for ages 3-12
Maui Ocean Center offers a weekly marine themed storytime and craft hour for children ages 3-12 in the Hawaiians and the Sea exhibit. Included with Aquarium admission.
Read Aloud America
Last Sunday of the Month
1:15 pm doors open, 1:30 pm begin reading, Finish: 2 pm
Join us for an exclusive storytime perfect for the whole family with Read Aloud America. All keiki will receive a healthy snack & a free book to take home. Free for members with Annual Pass. Space is limited. RSVP: https://raamaui.eventbrite.com
Coral Explore Station
11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Visit the Coral Explore Station to learn first-hand about the biology, diet, and anatomy of one of our planet’s most important marine animals, corals! You will have the rare opportunity to see coral polyps feeding under a microscope. Included with Aquarium admission.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui
808-442-7898 • www.bbbshawaii.org
Open Enrollment for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui School-Based Mentoring Program
Kahului Elementary, Wailuku Elementary, Princess Nahi’ena’ena Elementary, & Kamehameha Schools
Offering elementary school students the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a caring and responsible mentor (typically a high school student) in a supervised group setting for one hour after school. If you are interested in enrolling as a Little or Big please call 808-442-7898 or e-mail us at email@example.com.
NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback
Whale National Marine Sanctuary
808-879-2818 • hawaiihumpbackwhale.noaa.gov
726 S. Kihei Rd, HIHWNMS Visitor Center, Kihei
Last Saturday of every month • 10am–1pm
Learn about humpback whales and their habitat in Hawai’i. Enjoy picturesque views overlooking sanctuary waters, see ocean-themed displays and exhibits in our visitor center, engage in storytime and craft activities. All ages welcome.
Montage Kapalua Bay
808-662-6628 • montagehotels.com/kapaluabay
Ages 5 to 12
Paintbox Adventures for Children
Children will enjoy a blend of exploration and creativity as they experience Paintbox at Montage Kapalua Bay. Paintbox welcomes all children ages 5 to 12 and offers daily half-day and full-day sessions. Night programs are available on Thursdays and Fridays. Meals are provided for full day and night programs.
Surfing Goat Dairy
808-878-2870 • www.surfinggoatdairy.com
3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula
Evening Chore Tour
Monday–Saturday • 3:15pm–4:15pm
Assist in our evening chores. Learn to hand milk a goat, then help with the evening feedings and learn more about our award winning cheeses and how they are made. $12 for kids, $15 for adults.
Grand Dairy Tour
Wednesdays & Saturdays • 9:00am
A two-hour, hands-on visit and tasting experience you will love. Bring your family and friends! Be a goat herder for the day, even try to milk a goat. Includes a tasting of the many different varieties of our cheeses. $25 Reservations required.
Kula Country Farms
808-878-8381 • kulacountryfarmsmaui.com
Located on Kula Hwy. across form Rice park.
Kula Country Farms is a 4th generation farm, Known for our strawberries, local produce, fall pumpkin patch, strawberry U-pick, and other farm-related events! Stop by and visit us!