Please visit the websites to make sure the event dates, locations and times are still correct. Abbreviations: MACC stands for Maui Arts and Cultural Center.
For a list of ongoing Maui events, which are held monthly, scroll to the bottom.
Saturday, August 1, 10 am - 2 pm. Paula Fuga and Raiatea Helm, Saturdays in the Shade Concert at Queen Ka’ahumanu Shopping Center. Prizes, including a trip to Las Vegas. Kahului. FREE!
Saturday, August 1, 11 am – 2 pm. DOGust Shelter Dog Birthday Party. Maui Humane Society. August 1 is the universal birthday for all shelter dogs with unknown birthdays. Celebrate with music by the Haiku Hillbillys, bouncy castle for kids, scavenger hunt, and more. Food trucks available. FREE but birthday gifts of toys, treats, blankets, and donations are welcome.
Saturday, August 1, Grand Opening of aFeinberg Gallery. The Shops at Wailea. 5 pm for VIP/Collectors, 6 pm for the public.
Sunday, August 2, 7 am – 10 am. Kraig M.K. Vickers Honor Run (5K and 3K). Kanaha Park, Kahului. In honor of Maui’s own Kraig M.K. Vickers, killed in action in Afghanistan.
Saturday, August 8, 10 am – 2 pm. Family Day at the Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center. Scavenger Hunt, Face Painting, Bake Sale, Hands-On Art Workshops, and more! Makawao. FREE!
Saturday, August 8, 5 pm – 8 pm. Moonlight Mele Concert at the Bailey House Museum, featuring George Kahumoku, Neal Yakamura, the UHMC Institute of Hawaiian Music, and the keiki of Halau Na Hanona Kulike O Piilani. Special concert price of $5/person, FREE for children under 12. Wailuku.
Friday, August 14. 6 pm. Maui Calls: Celebrating the Old Boat Days of Hawaii. The MACC’s annual signature gala, with live music, dinner, dancing under the stars, and silent and live auction. Must be 21 and older.
Saturday, August 15, 9 am – 12 noon. Revitalizing ‘Ulu (Breadfruit) Learn about ‘ulu planting, harvesting, preparing and eating with Ian Cole of the National Tropical Botanical Garden’s Breadfruit Institute at Kahanu Gardens. Maui Nui Botanical Gardens, Kahului. $45 visitors, $20 members.
Saturday, August 15, 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm. Whale Trust Maui Benefit Dinner and John Cruz Performance. Farm to Table Dinner, silent auction, live music hosted by Lumeria Maui. Makawao.
Saturday, August 22, 9 am – 12 noon. ‘Uala (Sweet Potato) Workshop. Learn about the cultural importance of ‘uala, traditional farming practices, varieties, recipes, and harvesting. $45 visitors, $20 members.
More events will be posted as soon as possible!
ONGOING MAUI EVENTS:
Obon dances throughout Maui. http://www.gohawaii.com/en/maui/plan-a-trip/events/
2nd Monday of the month, 6:30 pm. Barefoot Essential Theater (BET) and One Night Only – ONO performance: play readings, comedy nights, poetry readings. Iao Theater, Wailuku. FREE. www.mauionstage.com
1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month: Maui Friday parties, held in a different town each week. More info at www.mauifridays.com
WOW - Wailea on Wednesday: On Wednesday nights in July at the Shops of Wailea, learn to play ukulele at “Ukulele Mix Plate,” 6 – 8 pm.
Labyrinth walks, on or near the full moon each month and on Thursday afternoons at the Sacred Garden of Maui, Makawao.
Hawaii Farmers Union public potluck meetings – held on the 3rd Thursday of the month, usually at the Maui Tropical Plantation and the 4th Tuesday of the month at Haiku Community Center. More info at HFUU Haleakala, closer to the day of the meeeting. https://www.facebook.com/mauifarmersunited
There are many other events on Maui at Calendar Maui, Maui Time, and Meet Up.