The following events are generally held on Maui at about the same times each year. For more information and exact dates for this year, call the numbers below or check the given websites for each event.
All year around
Every Friday night art night in Lahaina
Wailea Wednesday at the Shops at Wailea
Every Saturday morning in Kahului – Maui Swap Meet 7 AM – 1 PM
Maui Swap Meet
First Friday of each month in Wailuku – 5:30 to 8 PM outdoor street events, music, food and drinks.
On Market, Main, and Vineyard streets.
Second Friday of each month in Lahaina – 5 to 9 PM expanded art night, live music, food vendors.
On and adjacent to Front Street.
Third Friday of each month in Makawao – 6 to 9 PM live music, kid games, food trucks.
Makawao Avenue and Baldwin Avenue.
Fourth Friday of each month in Kihei – 6 to 9 PM music, vendors, food trucks, restaurant specials.
At Azeka Mauka shopping center parking lot.
Hyundai Golf Championship in Kapalua
Buy Back the Beach benefit luau
808-244-5263 Hawaiian Islands Land Trust
Humpback Whale Watching Season December-May, but most whales January-March
Get list of this year’s shows for Maui Arts and Cultural Center
Chinese New Year in Lahaina
888-310-1117 Lion Dance for Chinese New Year on Maui
Whale Day Festival in Kihei
Whale Tales lectures and exhibits in Lahaina
808-572-5700 Whale Trust Whale Tales
Plein Art Painting Invitational in Lahaina
Maui Open Studios three weekends of meeting artists in their studios
Maui Humane Society Fur Ball
Maui County Agricultural Festival
Celebration of the Arts in Kapalua
East Maui Taro Festival in Hana
Banyan Tree Birthday Party in Lahaina
Earth Day at Maui Nui Botanical Garden in Kahului
March of Dimes March for Babies
Maui Family Support Services annual silent auction & dinner
May Day is Lei Day in Wailea
808-879-1922 or 808-875-4100
Maui Onion Festival in Kaanapali
Tennis Championships in Kapalua
Maui Classical Music Festival in Kahului
Golf Classic in Kaanapali
Maui Film Festival and Taste of Wailea in Wailea
Upcountry Fair in Makawao
Kamehameha Day Festival in Lahaina
Wine and Food Festival in Kapalua
Rodeo & Paniolo Parade in Makawao
808-357-3524 or 808-870-7232 or 808-283-2741
Taste of Lahaina Culinary Festival in Lahaina
Hawaii State Chili Championship Cookoff
Maui Jazz and Blues Festival
Maui Marathon in Kaanapali
Maui Fair in Kahului
Maui Channel Swim
Na Mele O Maui student song competition in Kaanapali
Tree Lighting Ceremony in Kapalua
Holiday Lighting of the Banyan Tree in Lahaina
Christmas concert at Iao Theater
808-280-8557 Christmas Concert
First Light Academy Film Screenings in Kahului