2017 Makahiki Closing Ceremony & Kaʻililāʻau Relaunching

Hawaii’s Most Hawaiian Hotel – Kāʻanapali Beach Hotel celebrated the end of Makahiki Season at Hawaii’s Most Hawaiian Hotel on March 31, 2017. It was the end of the great harvest season where they offered gratitude and Mahalo. Kaʻililāʻau, their staff-built canoe back in 2009, was refurbished by our employee over 4 months and reintroduced […]

The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas celebrates opening with traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony

Vistana™ Signature Experiences, developer of  Sheraton Vacation Club and Westin Vacation Club resorts, announced today that The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas, Maui’s highly anticipated new oceanfront resort, is ready to open. Situated on 16 acres of North Kā‘anapali Beach, The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas celebrated this milestone with a traditional Hawaiian blessing earlier today. Kahu […]

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 […]

Easter Happenings at The Westin Maui Resort & Spa

At The Westin Maui Resort & Spa, eggs-citing festivities planned in celebration of Easter include a superb Breakfast Buffet at Relish Burger Bistro. In addition to an Omelet Station, the outdoor restaurant offers fluffy pancakes, waffles, house-made pastries, breakfast potatoes, sliced deli meats, Portuguese sausage fried rice, seasonal fruits and other delectable selections. Served amidst […]

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.