Featured Events & Community News

Check this page for Maui events & Maui community news & updates.

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Immerse Yourself

Explore the world of humpback whales in the first of-it-kind 3D Sphere only at Maui Ocean Center.
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Maui Food Truck Directory

Hungry? Check out these Maui food trucks located around the island.

William S. Merwin’s Legacy

Poet Laureate William S. Merwin passed away on the morning of March 15, 2019, leaving the world a legacy of literary works, both poetry and translation.
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Wine Dinner HumuHumu

Join us for an ʻAipono Wine Dinner at HUMUHUMU in October!
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Win a Trip for Two to Maui!

Enter to win a Maui vacation at Andaz Maui at Wailea, plus dinner at Kaʻana Kitchen and a spa treatment at Āwili Spa and Salon.

2018 ʻAipono Maui Restaurant Award Winners

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2018 Maui Restaurant 'Aipono Awards.

Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 2019

Join us for the Kapalua Wine and Food Festival – a delicious weekend on the shores of the world-renowned Kapalua Resort and the longest running food and wine event in the USA.
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‘Aipono Wine Dinner at Ka’ana Kitchen

Guests will enjoy an innovative menu featuring some of Chef's winning dishes paired with wine selections from France, presented by sommeliers Charlie Seibert of Andaz Maui and James Maher of Chambers & Chambers Wine Merchants. 
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36th Annual Kapalua Wine & Food Festival June 8-11

A collaboration of Kapalua Resort partners creating a new spin on the longest running food and wine event in the USA. This celebration of epicurean excellence will convene the finest in food and wine...
Jonathan Pasion

ʻAipono Wine Dinner @ Kaʻana Kitchen Nov. 30

Please join us for an Aipono Wine Dinner at Kaʻana Kitchen in Wailea.

Vote for Your Favorite Maui Restaurants

Vote for the best restaurants on Maui. The ʻAipono Awards voting booth is now open.
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Aipono Dinner at Ka’ana Kitchen

Please join special guest Sommelier James Maher of Chambers and Chambers Wine Merchants as we explore the famous wine regions of Piedmont, Veneto, Tuscany and Sicily.

Wine Dinner at The Cliff House

Join us for a rare opportunity to savor distinctive artisan wines from Kistler Vineyards, presented by Master of Wine Geoff Labitzke.
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A Song For the Nēnē

A winning poem by Judy Edwards.
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35th Annual Kapalua Wine and Food Festival

The longest running food and wine event in the USA!
Toni Rojas

Market Value

“Maui really is a melting pot and QKC events reflect that,” says Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center's Marketing Director Toni Rojas.
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Special ʻAipono Awards for 2017 (VIDEOS)

Each year, ‘Aipono honors a few individuals and companies chosen by industry professionals.
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Assistance Dogs of Hawaii Benefit

Join emcees Kim Gennaula & Guy Hagi for a night of fun benefitting Assistance Dogs of Hawaii.

2017 Maui Restaurant Awards

2017 Maui Restaurant Awards Gala will be Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa.
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‘Aipono Wine Dinner at Taverna

Treat yourself to la dolce vita with Chef Ces Jocson of Taverna as she creates a four-course feast highlighting dishes from some of Italy’s most famous food regions.

Maui Halloween Photos 2017 Front Street

Maui Halloween Photos 2017: Front Street never disappoints on Halloween. This year's costumes were as wild and zany as ever.

5th Annual Made in Maui County Festival

Start early on holiday shopping while supporting our islands’ entrepreneurs.
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Hawaii Food and Wine Festival

Wine tastings, cooking demonstrations, island excursions, and exclusive dining opportunities await you at this year's Hawaiʻi Food and Wine Festival on Maui.
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Wine Dinner at Matteo’s Osteria

Come join us on a virtual wine tour of Italy’s Piedmont, Veneto, Emilia-Romagna, Tuscany, and the Marche. Participating wineries Marchesi di Gresy, Inama, Vignalta, Cleto Chiarli, Casanova di Neri, Selvapiana and Garofoli will help us fashion this rare opportunity to explore fine wines from across Italy.
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XTERRA World Championships

The XTERRA World Championship in Maui is described as a tropical roller-coaster ride through pineapple fields and forests.
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First Maui Cacao Harvest

Get ready for Maui-grown and made on Maui chocolate!

Wine Dinner at Longhi’s

Join us for a unique culinary adventure as we explore Spanish wines from the classic regions of Rioja, Navarra, Toro, Calatayud, Cava/Penedés, Montsant, Rias Baixas, Valdeorras and Rueda.

Maui Events & News

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Wine Dinner HumuHumu

Join us for an ʻAipono Wine Dinner at HUMUHUMU in October!

Maui Day Trips

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Roller Coast

Hairpin turns . . . single-lane roads . . . sheer cliffs. Rugged beauty and thrilling discoveries await those who dare.