Annual Events On Maui By Month
The following Maui events are generally held 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.
See photos below Maui Calendar list.
Keep in mind that many of these events have changed since COVID-19 hit the world. Some are gone forever, but we don’t know yet. Some have stopped for a year or 2 and will be back. Some are running right now!
All year round
Wailea Wednesday at the Shops at Wailea
Every Saturday morning in Kahului – Maui Swap Meet 7 AM – 1 PM
This is one of the most popular Maui events, and it happens every week
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.
Maui Events by Month
Hyundai Golf Championship in Kapalua
Humpback Whale Watching Season December-May, but most whales January-March
Get list of this year’s shows for Maui Arts and Cultural Center, where Maui events include live shows by local and national stars
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
Taste of School Gardens
by Grow Some Good growsomegood.org
Art Maui at Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Ocean Arts Festival in Lahaina
Prince Kuhio Celebration
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, one of the Maui events that get national publicity
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
Fourth of July shows and fireworks in Lahaina and Kaanapali
Camp I Like You – kids outdoor fun activities
Drop off kids ages 4-12 for a day in June or July
Maui Calls at Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Festivals of Aloha in Lahaina
Hawaii State Chili Championship Cookoff
Maui Jazz and Blues Festival
Maui Marathon in Kaanapali
Maui Fair in Kahului
Maui Channel Swim
Lahaina Plantation Days
Hawaii Food & Wine Festival
Fall Harvest Festival — Haku Baldwin Center
Halloween in Lahaina
888-310-1117 Halloween in Lahaina
Children’s Hula Competition in Kaanapali
Sea Turtle Week in Maalaea
Maui Invitational NCAA Basketball in Lahaina
Dine Out for Hospice Maui
Na Mele O Maui student song competition in Kaanapali
Tree Lighting Ceremony in Kapalua
Holiday Lighting of the Banyan Tree in Lahaina
Christmas concert with Maui choir
808-280-8557 Christmas Concert
First Light Academy Film Screenings in Kahului
Maui Car Rentals discount tips on this page