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 […]

7th Annual Maui Fire Knife Competition at Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa

Fire knife competitors from around the state of Hawaii will gather at Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa on April 28 and April 29, 2017 for the 7th annual “Si’a Le Afi…Ignite the Fire” Maui Fire Knife Competition, presented by Tihati Productions. Hosted on the resort’s 12,000 sq. ft. Ocean Lawn, the two-night event will feature the […]

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 […]

Jennifer Evetushick Promoted As Executive Sous Chef At The Westin Maui Resort & Spa

Resort General Manager Tony Bruno recently announced the promotion of Jennifer (Jenn) Evetushick as Executive Sous Chef at The Westin Maui Resort & Spa. In her new position, Chef Jenn will lead the culinary team comprising of 75 associates responsible for resort restaurants as well as banquet, catering and in-room dining operations. ”Since joining The […]

Kaanapali Beach Hotel Sets Record As Most Awarded Hotel By HAWAII Magazine’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards

Kaanapali Beach Hotel receives a record-breaking number of accolades from HAWAII Magazine’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards. Hawaii’s Most Hawaiian Hotel received 12 #1 rankings in various categories including “Number #1 Hotel,” “Best Maui Hotel or Resort for Families,” “Best Maui Hotel or Resort for a Romantic Getaway,” “Best Hotel or Resort Staff,” amongst many others. […]

Royal Lahaina Resort will host 2017 Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational Gala

For the first time, Royal Lahaina Resort will host the 2017 Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational Gala, “Art to Heart” Friday, Feb. 24. 6 – 9 p.m. Tickets are on sale online at www.MauiPleinAirPainting.org/Events or from Lois: 665-1491. The cost is $150 until Dec. 31, and $175 thereafter. Seating is limited. This gala and art […]

Kaanapali, Maui. Where the World Comes to Play.

Scenic video of Kaanapali, Maui! A three-mile stretch of beach that has been touted as one of the best beaches on Maui, and even in America.

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 […]

The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas to Open April 2017, Two and a Half Months Ahead of Schedule

The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas, situated on 16 oceanfront acres of North Kā‘anapali Beach, announced that it will open on April 15, 2017, and is currently confirming reservations for May 1, 2017. The resort, whose name “nanea” means relaxation in Hawaiian, will provide its guests with luxurious repose rooted in ancient Hawaiian culture. Having received […]

Hyatt Regency Maui Celebrates its 2nd Annual Penguin Awareness Day on January 20

For the second year in a row, Hyatt Regency Maui will celebrate its seven African Black-Footed Penguins on Penguin Awareness Day. On Friday, January 20, Hyatt Regency Maui invites guests to a special penguin feeding at 9:30 a.m. that will take place in the Atrium Lobby at the penguin habitat. Guests can learn more about […]