Maui Family Weekend Guide

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center
275 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului

QKC presents Girl’s Day
Saturday, March 2 • 10am–12pm
Celebrate Hinamatsuri with Japanese doll crafts, pink balloons, entertainment, fun prizes, special appearance by Hello Kitty and entertainment by Maui Minyo Kai!

Uncle Wayne and the Howling Dog Band

March 2 @ 10:00 am – March 2 @ 11:00 am

Join Uncle Wayne Watkins and the Howling Dog Band for a rollicking good time at Makawao Library!

Be ready for an energetic and entertaining sing-along full of laughter, learning and fun. Sponsored by Maui Friends of the Library, this free high-energy one-hour program is suitable for toddlers to age eight.

Maui Ocean Center

Maui Ocean Center 

Free Ukulele Lessons
Mon.–Fri. • 11am–1pm • March, & April
Learn how to play one of Hawaii’s most iconic musical instruments with Jason Macapulay. Five guests per class, appropriate for ages 12 and up. Schedule subject to change. For more info call (808) 270-7000 or visit Complimentary with Aquarium admission. Appropriate for all ages.

Turtle-rrific Tuesday
Nursery Bay
March 5 & 19, April 2 & 16 • 2pm
Meet the Hawaiian green sea turtles at Maui Ocean Center! Experience an up-close encounter with the honu (turtle) as veterinarian Dr. Paul McCurdy & aquarists measure, weight, & examine turtles during their routine checkup. Cost: Included with Aquarium admission

Science Sundays
Hawaiians and the Sea
Every Sunday • 11:30am–12:30pm
Do you have a Junior Scientist in your group? Join us for Marine themed hands-on science activities. Recommended ages 8 & up. Included with Aquarium admission.

Hawaiian Craft Making
Hawaiians and the Sea
Wednesdays, Fridays, & Sundays 
February, March, April • 2pm–3pm
Learn the art, history, and cultural significance of lei making and lauhala weaving with Cultural Practitioner Ko`i. Includes a hands-on demonstration, & each participant receives a free lei or weaving material to take home. Schedule subject to change. Included with Aquarium admission.

Lawai’a ‘Upena
Nursery Bay Hale
Mondays, Tuesdays, & Fridays 
February, March, & April • 10am–2pm
Fish net weaving is a skill passed down from generation to generation. Learn the art of net weaving and throw-net fishing with Greg “Gigi” Gomes. Schedule subject to change. Included with Aquarium admission.

The Keiki Playhouse

The Keiki Playhouse 
275 W. Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului

Girl’s Day at The Keiki Playhouse • All Ages
Sunday, March 3 
In celebration of 1 year at our newest location we will be offering
free giveaways. Also join us in celebrating Girl’s Day with arts and
crafts, and all girls will receive a free gift.

Maui 5K

Maui 5K

Maui 5K • All Ages & Abilities
300 Ma’alaea Rd., Wailuku 
Sunday, March 3 • 7am
A 5K run or 1 Mile run/walk to benefit Maui’s schools physical fitness, play & athletic programs.

Department of Water Supply

Department of Water Supply

10th Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest
Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019
Open to Maui County students Grades K-8. Contest theme: “CONSERVING WATER STARTS…WITH YOU”. For contest details call, 463-3110 or visit

3rd Annual Source Water Protection Video Contest
Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019
Open to Maui County high school students. The goal is to increase public awareness in preserving and protecting Maui’s drinking water resources. Contest theme: “CLEAN WATER, IT’S IN YOUR HANDS”.

Kula Country Farms

Kula Country Farms

Strawberry U-Pick Patch
Located on Kula Hwy. across from Rice Park
End of February until early June
It’s strawberry season and you will be delighted with the sweetest strawberries that you and your family can go out and pick yourselves. There is also a wonderful Children’s Garden with all kinds of activities.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui 

Open Enrollment for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui School-Based Mentoring Program
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui is located at Kahului Elementary, Wailuku Elementary, Princess Nahienaena Elementary, and 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

Surfing Goat Dairy

Surfing Goat Dairy 
3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula

Evening Chore Tour • All Ages
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 adult

Grand Dairy Tour • All Ages
Wednesdays & Saturdays • 9am
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.