Get Your Halloween On

Maui Mall Village launches their virtual Pumpkin Carving and Costume Contest this week on October 4 thorugh 27th. Share your costumes and creative pumpkin carvings on Instagram with hashtag #MMVHalloween2021 for a chance to win gift cards from participating Maui Mall Village tenants. Entries must be submitted by 5pm HST on October 27. Winners will be announced on Maui Mall Village Instagram on October 29th at 12pm. For more details, visit

Related: Pumpkin Patch Opens Oct 1

Celebrate Filipino Culture

The beauty of Hawai’i are all the cultures that surround us and the yearly celebrations to learn more and of course, enjoy the food! The 52nd Annual Barrio Fiesta sponsored by Binhi at Ani will be held virtually on Saturday, October 2 between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Tune in and enjoy the Barrio Fiesta featuring cultural entertainment of the Philippines plus special contests! And you can drive by Binhi at Ani Filipino Community Center, 780 Onehee Avenue, Kahului, to purchase Filipino food and other goodies between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM. For more information, visit

Related: 20th Annual Maui Matsuri

Find a New Noodle Joint

If there’s a food most kids enjoy, it’s noodles and luckily Maui has some great options island-wide. In our latest Pin to Top, we share our favorites. There are some tried-and-true as well as some brand new places to try. Plus, our local restaurants need your support, so do some take out or dine in and make those keiki bellies happy! Read Oodles of Noodles for ideas.

See also: Event CalendarMontessori Open House Oct 2Haleakalā Waldorf High School Open House Oct 6