CORRECTED – This Saturday, April 12: Haiku Ho’olaule’a and Flower Festival


The 21st Annual Haiku Ho’olaule’a and Flower Festival and the famous Haiku bake sale returns this Saturday to the Haiku Community Center. The festival will feature musical performances by Benny Uyetake & Kalama Ukulele Band, Haiku Elementary students, Dr. Nat and Rio Ritmo, Marty Dread and much more. Children can enjoy the keiki zone, enter […]

This Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 19-20: Haunted Haiku Hike

Too old to go trick-or-treating? Tired of the haunted house scene? This weekend Haunted Haiku Hike returns as a creative alternative to the old Halloween standbys. For a keiki-friendly experience, the hike opens between 12pm-3pm and kids can enjoy a mythical creature petting zoo, secret caves and a mystery maze. Between 5pm-8pm, the real ghosts […]

This Thursday, Feb. 14: First Annual Romantic Valentines Day Soiree at Haiku Mill

In honor of an eight-year old Will Smith, whose life was taken by an tragic car accident, the first annual Will’s Hearts in Haiku Valentines Day Soiree will take place on Valentines Day, Feb. 14. The Will Smith Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides positive life experiences for underprivileged children. The foundation honors Will’s […]

This Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 20 & 21: Haunted Haiku Hike


Ever wanted to hike the Haiku rainforest through an organic farm while hearing Halloween tales of the Hawaiian land? No? Well, here’s your chance anyway! This weekend, join the island’s bravest adventurers as they make their way through a maze of old caves and bridge trolls, all the while steering clear of night marchers and […]

MAUI DINNER MUSIC TONIGHT: Mark Johnstone @ Lilikoi Grill, Haiku

Mark Johnstone Maui

THIS THURSDAY: MARK JOHNSTONE AT HAIKU’S LILIKOI GRILL So I was at the Rick Vito/King Paris concert a couple weeks back when the drunk guy dancing next to me asked, “Which one do you think is hottest?” While I’m sure he meant belly dancers, I replied, “the keyboard player.” Said pianist is Mark Johnstone, and […]

ROOTS School’s Fourth Annual Holiday Show – Fri., Dec. 16

Akari Ueoka (photo by Chuck Carletta)

Akari Ueoka (photo by Chuck Carletta) FAMILY FUN: ROOTS School’s Fourth Annual Holiday Show *** ROOTS, ROCK, HOLIDAY – Fri., Dec. 16. “Family fun and kinship is the name of the game at the ROOTS Fourth Annual Holiday Show,” a benefit for Huelo’s ROOTS Maui–a unique school that “provide[s] educational and learning programs that allow […]

This Week’s Picks: Shantala at The Studio Maui, May 21


This Week’s Picks: Shantholla! Saturday (May 21), 7pm, The Studio Maui, Haiku, $15 advance/$20 door *** Growing up, I never once snuck out of the house. Not because I didn’t want to, but because my parents had the presence of mind to raise my brother and me in the kind of home that would creakily […]

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