Featured Events & Community News

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

Andaz Maui Resort

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.
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ʻAipono Wine Dinner at The Ritz-Carlton

Join us as we pair Turley wines with Chef Alvin Savella's innovative dishes that highlight local & garden ingredients.

Vote for Your Favorite Maui Restaurants

Vote for the best restaurants on Maui. The ʻAipono Awards voting booth is now open.
assistance dogs maui

Assistance Dogs of Hawaii Benefit

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

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.
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Let’s go Brunching!

Have you tried the award-winning Sunday Champagne Brunch at Kāʻanapali Beach Hotel? Sunday Champagne Brunch is served from 9am-1pm and features live Hawaiian entertainment.
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First Maui Cacao Harvest

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

Chef Jojo Vasquez joins Maui Brewing Company in Kihei

Chef Jojo Vasquez's reputation as a purveyor of sustainable, artisanal cuisine caught the eye of Maui Brewing Company, and the newfound partnership offers him an exciting opportunity to bring that sensibility to Maui's blossoming bar scene.
kapalua wine festival

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...
Three's Bar and Grill

Special ʻAipono Awards for 2017 (VIDEOS)

Each year, ‘Aipono honors a few individuals and companies chosen by industry professionals.

Win Free Passes to Taste of School Gardens at Maui Tropical Plantation!

Enter to win 2 Passes to Taste of School Gardens in support of Maui's school gardens program, Grow Some Good.

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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Feast Hawaiian Style at Hyatt Regency Maui

In celebration of Cooking Hawaiian Style's 100th episode, enjoy amazing dishes presented by chefs Gevin Utrillo and Jin Hosono of the resort’s award-winning restaurant, Japengo with mo’olelo (story) from TV show host Lanai Tabura.

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.

2017 Maui Restaurant Awards

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

‘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.

5th Annual Made in Maui County Festival

Start early on holiday shopping while supporting our islands’ entrepreneurs.
Jonathan Pasion

ʻAipono Wine Dinner @ Kaʻana Kitchen Nov. 30

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

Maui Summer Beach Contest

Enter our sizzling summer contest. You could win a beachy prize package worth over $600.
Maui bookmobile

New Maui Bookmobile is State-of-the-art

The Holoholo Bookmobile will be based at Wailuku Public Library and has a capacity of 3,000 books, CDs, DVDs, audio books and periodicals.
Wailea resort sale

Win a Trip to Maui Contest

Fly Alaska Airlines to Maui and enjoy three luxurious nights at Fairmont Kea Lani! CONTEST IS CLOSED. Contest runs January 1–February 28, 2019. Winner will be notified on March 6, 2019. Prize includes round-trip air travel for two,...

Wine Dinner at The Leis Family Class Act Restaurant

Chef Tom Lelli and the students of Maui Culinary Academy are creating a feast in five courses beginning with light hors d’oeuvres passed, followed by an elegant dinner paired with exceptional wines.
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Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 2018

Come dressed in your best for Friday's White Party during The Grand Tasting! Enjoy premium wines at a walk-around tasting and evening under the stars on the oceanfront grounds of Montage Kapalua Bay.
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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.

2018 Pūpū Contest

Calling all cooks! Maui Nō Ka ‘Oi is looking for outstanding pūpū (appetizer) recipes in two categories: culinary professional and amateur.
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Whale Tales 2019

Learn about whales and dolphins from top scientists and conservationists, and experience stunning visuals from world-renowned photographers and videographers at the 13th Annual Whale Tales this weekend.

Maui Events & News

Chef Pasion's winning dish

‘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. 

Maui Day Trips

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See Worthy: Kihei Day Trip

Follow your local guide and make the most of Kihei, Maui.