Maui Family Weekend Guide October 6 – 8

Maui Fair Alliance 871-6230

95th Maui Fair

War Memorial Complex, Wailuku

Thursday – Sunday, October 5 – 8

Fun for all ages! Food, entertainment, exhibits. thrilling rides and games. Parade begins at 4:30 PM from UH Maui College to Fairgrounds.

Read more here: Maui Fair

Montessori School of Maui 573-0374

Taste of Upcountry

2933 Baldwin Ave, Makawao

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The event will be held under a tent on the school’s beautiful campus in Makawao, featuring culinary stations presenting delicious pupu and dessert “tastes”. The evening’s festivities will also include musical guests and silent and live auctions. The event is 21+ and open to the public. This is a BYOB event This is the primary fundraising event for the 2017-18 school year.

Kula Country Farms 878-8381

Pumpkin Patch

Now Open!

Tuesday – Friday, 10:00 – 5:00 PM

Saturdays and Sundays, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

October is Pumpkin Patch Season and it is open season on pumpkins and gourds of all sizes for eating or decorating! Special events include the famous walk-through corn maze, pumpkin pie, pumpkin carving, and costume contests. The farm will also feature Halloween crafts, delicious goodies, pumpkin carving supplies, local crafters and food vendors and more!

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center 877-4325

275 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului

Columbus Day

Monday, October 9th

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Did you know? This national holiday commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus in the New World on October 12, 1942. Keiki (12 & under) can participate in our Keiki Koloring Korner, a fun and educational coloring contest at Guest Services.

Maui Ocean Center 270-7000

Story Time & Craft

Every Saturday in August, September, and October

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Enjoy the perfect keiki activity at Maui Ocean Center, The Aquarium of Hawaii! Join a marine naturalist for a weekly story time and craft hour in the Hawaiians and the Sea exhibit. For more info, call (808) 270-7000 or visit Complimentary with Aquarium admission. Appropriate for all ages.

Explore Station

Sundays and Tuesdays in August, September, and October

11:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Dive deeper into the wonders of Hawaii’s marine world at Maui Ocean Center’s Explore Station! In August and September, learn about Hawaiian green sea turtle behavior, biology, and anatomy and explore the creepy creatures of the sea in October. For more info, call (808) 270-7000 or visit Complimentary with Aquarium admission. Appropriate for all ages.

The Keiki Playhouse 268-7267

427 Ala Makani St, Unit 101, Kahului

After School Special Monday-Wednesday from 3:00 – 6:00 PM enjoy our after school special 50% off general admission.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui 442-7898

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 878-2870

Evening Chore Tour

3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula

On going event

Monday – Saturday, 3:15 – 4:15 PM.

All age levels are appropriate

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

3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula

On going event

Saturday’s at 9:00 AM

All age levels are appropriate

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.

Maui Animal Farm 280-2597

Everyday Petting Zoo

9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

The Lahaina Animal Farm Petting Zoo Tour is a “hands on” experience…feed the animals, go on a treasure hunt, give the pigs a bath, see where chickens lay their eggs, cheer on a tortoise race, and even ride a horse! The cost is $19 per kama’aina ($25 visitor rate); Keiki under 2 years old are FREE. We also do private tours and birthday parties upon we request.

Akaku 808-871-5554

Akaku Upstairs Thursday Salon Series

Thursdays, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Media salons created for Maui Nui Community – Come and learn a new art medium, hear storytellers or watch a film screening. Every Thursday from 6;00 – 8:00 PM.

“ Balloonology” entertainment with Riki Inzano 879-8918

Pizza Madness in Kihei

Weekly/Ongoing Thursday Eves.

Sunset/6:30-ish to 8:00pm

Forget weiner dogs! Riki Inzano promotes her private party bookings creating “ Gourmet” balloon animals & jewelry! All ages entertainment. Special requests & challenges welcome!