2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Single-Game Tickets on Sale Now

It’s that time of year again… Single-game tickets for the Maui Jim Maui Invitational, set for Nov. 20-22 at the Lahaina Civic Center, are on sale now. Tickets are based on availability and can be purchased online at www.mauiinvitational.com/tickets. Tickets begin at $35 for all consolation matchups (games 6, 7, 9 and 10), while tickets for Monday’s opening […]

Know Your Foe: 2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Bracket Revealed

The Maui Jim Maui Invitational today announced its 2017 Tournament bracket. The top half of the bracket features competitive tilts between Marquette and VCU, and Wichita Stateand California. The bottom half showcases Notre Dame facing Chaminade and Michigan taking on LSU as the eight programs vie for early-season bragging rights and the Wayne Duke championship trophy. The 34th edition of the nation’s premier early season Tournament will take place Nov. 20-22 at […]

Thousands of Fresh Orchids Rain Onto Guests At The Westin Maui Resort & Spa

The Westin Maui Resort & Spa celebrated Fourth of July with an eco-friendly touch! Sixty thousand (60,000) fresh orchids in shades of white and purple were showered onto hundreds of resort guests earlier today from a Blue Hawaiian helicopter as it hovered above the resort’s aquatic playground overlooking Ka’anapali Beach. An annual tradition observed every […]

13th Annual Wa‘a Kiakahi

The 13th annual Wa‘a Kiakahi will grace Kā‘anapali’s shores from June 2 to 4, welcoming 10 six-member crews from all islands to share with the public the history and proficiency of traditional Hawaiian sailing canoes. Created by the Hawaiian Sailing Canoe Association (HCSA), the three-day event features traditional ceremonies, sailing canoe rides and educational talks […]

Maui Jim Maui Invitational Teams Well Represented in the NCAA Field of 68

Nine teams participating in the 2016 or 2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational earned NCAA Tournament berths, it was revealed by the NCAA Selection Committee on Sunday. The champions in Maui last November, the North Carolina Tar Heels earned a No. 1 seed for the second straight year and 16th time in program history. It marks […]

Cal, Marquette & Wichita State Receive Tournament Surfboards

The Maui Jim Maui Invitational presented three schools, Cal, Marquette and Wichita State, with their custom 2017 Tournament surfboards this past week. Each of the school’s mascots took part in the presentations, including Cal’s Oski, Marquette’s Golden Eagle and Wichita State’s WuShock. The Bears received their surfboard on Sunday during a win over Colorado, the […]

Surf’s Up Storrs: UConn Receives 2016 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Surfboard

A third straight weekend featured a Maui Jim Maui Invitational surfboard presentation during a college football game. Last Saturday, the UConn men’s basketball team received their custom Tournament surfboard during the Huskies’ football game against Syracuse. Following the first quarter, the Huskies showcased their surfboard, commemorating their trip to the islands this November, to the […]

Surfboards Across America Tour Concludes at Oregon

The Surfboards Across America program made its final stop of the winter season over the weekend, visiting Eugene, Ore., to present Oregon with its custom 2016 Maui Jim Maui Invitational surfboard on Sunday night. A sellout crowd of 12,364 was in attendance to not only see the No. 13 Ducks earn a win on Senior […]

Persian Dinner with Chef Nabavi to Benefit Grow Some Good

Sangrita Grill + Cantina is the newest restaurant concept from Chef Paris Nabavi, creator and owner of Pizza Paradiso Mediterranean Grill in Honokowai and the award-winning Cilantro Mexican Grill in Lahaina.  On June 27th, Paris unveiled some of his family recipes at a Persian dinner party at his home. $2,450 was raised from the dinner and 100% of the generous […]

Deep Island Hawaiian Rum’s “Rum Scrum Cocktail Contest” at The Westin Kā‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas

Deep Island Hawaiian Rum, in partnership with The Westin Kā‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas, announced that tickets are on sale for its inaugural Rum Scrum Cocktail Contest, which benefits the Maui Culinary Academy. The contest, which is themed to find the quintessential Hawaiian rum cocktail, will take place LIVE on Saturday, July 25 at 5:00 p.m. […]