Kamaʻāina Nights: Kōkua Edition
Queen Ka’ahumanu Center and KPOA present Kama’aina Nights: Kokua Edition on September 15th from 4 to 9 p.m. Local musicians, halau, and community organizations are coming together to help raise disaster relief funds and spread the healing power of mele, hula, and aloha. The concert will include Wehi Lei, Dillon Pakele, Kūikawā, Hālau Keʻala Kahinano O Puna, Stephen Henderson, Maui Taiko, Hālau O Ka Hanu Lehua, and Shane Kahalehau. Along with live music, there will be opportunities for attendees to make and give a lei, donate to the local families in need, and explore the community resource tables offering free services and supplies like Maui Rapid Response, ‘Ohana Keiki Exchange, Women Helping Women, and Hawaiian Community Assets.
- Queen Ka’ahumanu Center, Kahului
- Friday, September 15, 2023
- 4 – 9 pm
- For more information, visit queenkaahumanucenter.com
Starry Night Cinema
Maui Arts & Cultural Center presents another Starry Night Cinema event this weekend. Bring a low-back beach chair and/or a blanket and spread out on the lawn for a special screening of Trolls World Tour on Friday 9/15 and Lyle Lyle Crocodile on Saturday 9/16. Come early and enjoy preshow entertainment and an art activity for the kids prior to the film. You can also purchase food and drinks from local food trucks.
- Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Kahului
- September 15 Trolls World Tour & 16 Lyle Lyle Crocodile
- Doors open at 5:30 pm
- For more information, visit https://www.mauiarts.org
At Wailuku Library for keiki 3 and over: Honolulu Theatre for Youth Production “Under the Blue”.
Kula Country Market
Supporting local artisans comes easy at the monthly Kula Country Market. This well-curated vendor list boasts everything from toddler bathing suits and vintage kantha blankets to plants and homemade pop tarts.
- Kula Country Farms, Kula
- Saturday, September 16, 2023
- 10 am – 2 pm
- For more information, visit Kula Country Market
Back to School Beach Bash
This Saturday, head down to Ho’okipa Beach for the Lahaina & Kula Strong Back-to-School Beach Bash. In support of the kids and families affected by the wildfires and easing back into the swing of school, this will be a chance for them to reconnect with their friends from all over the island and an opportunity to provide them with much-needed back-to-school essentials. This will not be the usual Menehune Mayhem surf contest, but will be a day filled with ton of fun beach activities!
- Ho’okipa Beach Park, Paia
- Satuday, September 16, 2023
- 9 am – 4 pm
- All ages welcome
- For more information, visit https://www.menehunemayhem.org