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March/ Malaki

Fri, Mar 6 - Sun, Mar 22

"Annie Get Your Gun," Iao Theater, Wailuku

The ageless 'Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better' love story of sharpshooters Annie Oakley and Frank Butler. Featuring the classic Irving Berlin score that includes 'There's No Business Like Show Business,' 'You Can't Get a Man With a Gun' and many other hits! Tickets available at the Maui OnStage Box Office (808) 242-6969, and online at www.mauionstage.com.


Fri, Mar 20

"Storytelling: Legends & Ghosts in Hawai'i," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, McCoy Studio Theater. Join storyteller Lopaka Kapanui as he explores the question, "Are Hawai'i's gods and ghosts a thing of the past, or do they still exist today?" For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

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Fri, Mar 1 - Sun, Mar 17

"Shout!," Iao Theater, Wailuku

What is the soundtrack of your life? Tickets available at the Maui OnStage Box Office (808) 242-6969, and online at www.mauionstage.com.

Sat, Mar 9

"Jake Shimabukuro," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, Castle Theater. Jake, who was declared a musical “hero” by Rolling Stone magazine, has earned comparisons to Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis and has performed for the Queen of England. In 2012, he released Grand ‘Ukulele, an ambitious follow-up to 2011’s Peace, Love, ‘Ukulele, which debuted at #1 on Billboard’s World charts. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)


Fri, Mar 15

"Bonnie Raitt," MACC, Kahului

7 pm, Yokouchi Pavilion / A&B Amphitheater. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

"Keone'o'io Bay - Hoapili Trail Adventure," Sierra Club, Kihei

Hike south on the Hoapili Trail (repaired in 1825) to one of the most remote and beautiful areas on Maui. Sturdy closed foot wear, lunch and plenty of water a must! Hike takes most of the day. Meet 8:00 a.m. at Kihei Community Center parking lot by pool (Lipoa Street & Piilani Highway) to carpool. Limit 18.

Sat, Mar 16

"Opera & Broadway at the MACC," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, Castle Theater. Dawn Upshaw, Soprano with Gilbert Kalish, Piano. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)


Fri, Mar 22 - Sat, Mar 23

"Fishing For Wives," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, McCoy Studio Theater. A play about Hawai'i's colorful history in a comic battle of the sexes. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

Fri, Mar 22 - Sat, Mar 23

"Fishing For Wives," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, McCoy Studio Theater. A play about Hawai'i's colorful history in a comic battle of the sexes. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

Sat, Mar 23

"Free Monologue Workshop," MACC, Kahului

3 pm, McCoy Studio Theater. Register at: workshop@mauiarts.org .

Sun, Mar 24

"Hanau'la Ridge Restoration & Hike," Sierra Club, Wailuku

Be prepared for some steep, muddy or overgrown trail sections. Help Maui Cultural Lands restore native forests at Kaheawa windfarm site. Spectacular views and amazing lush native plant life with access to hiking trail above Ma’alaea and Waikapu. 4WD vehicles especially welcome, as access is 4WD only. Waiver required. Meet 8:30 am at Maui Ocean Center parking lot (Wailuku end) to carpool up in 4WD vehicles. Bring water, lunch, sturdy shoes, jacket (can be rainy) Limit 12.

"Rise of the Guardians," MACC, Kahului

7 pm, Free admission - Yokouchi Pavilion / A&B Amphitheater, Starry Night Cinema. Gates open at 5:30 pm.


Fri, Mar 29 - Sat, Mar 30

"21st Annual Celebration of the Arts Festival," Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, Kapalua

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua convenes Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers and entertainers, during the 21st Annual Celebration of the Arts. The theme, “E ulu...e ulu mau – To grow...to grow forever" focuses upon the forward movement of all things Hawaiian” states Clifford Nae‘ole, Cultural Advisor and Event Chair of the prestigious event. For more information call 808-665-9160 or 888-665-9160.


Sat, Mar 30

"St. Paddy's Pops," MACC, Kahului

3 pm, Castle Theater. Wear your green and get ready for Irish and Celtic music at the Maui Pops Orchestra's St. Paddy's Pops concert. Dancers from the Maui Academy of Performing Arts will perform their version of River Dance, and Maui cellist Silvina Samuel will play the beautiful Adagio on Celtic Melodies by Bruch. Sing along to some of your favorite Irish tunes. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

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Fri, Mar 2

"First Person: Seeing America," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, Castle Theatre. First Person: Seeing America is an innovative project that combines a photo montage, spoken word and live music, featuring images of rural Americans and events that shaped our nation. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)


Fri, Mar 16

"Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band," MACC, Kahului

7 pm, Yokouchi Pavilino / A&B Amphitheater. Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform one night only on Maui as part of the WELCOME TO FIN LAND Tour 2012. Tickes on Sale to MACC members Feb 17 at 10 am to Tues, Feb 21. Tickets on sale to the public on Wed, Feb 22 at 10 am. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

Fri, Mar 16-25

"Snow Angel," Steppingstone Playhouse, Kahului

March 16, 17, 23, 24 at 7:30 pm. March 25 at 3 pm. Steppingstone Playhouse at Queen Ka'ahumanu Center. Snow Angel is a funny and eerie tale about a group of teenagers during a blizzard in Vermont. The play shares a powerful message about teen friendship. $12 adults, $8 students.


Fri, Mar 30

"Na Ali'i of Comedy," MACC, Kahului

7:30 pm, Castle Theatre. Hawai'i's Greatest Comics Under One Roof: Frank DeLima, Augie T, Andy Bumatai, Ed Ka'ahea, Mel Cabang. Tickes on Sale to MACC members Jan 14, to the Public Jan 21. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

Sat, Mar 31

"David Icke - Remember Who You Are," MACC, Kahului

10am - 10pm, Castle Theatre. David Icke's 2012 book "Remember Who You Are," marks his 22nd year of revealing the truth behind world events at a Special Day long event. For tickets: www.mauiarts.org or call 242-SHOW (7469)

"Haiku Ho'olaulea & Flower Festival," Haiku Community Center, Haiku

9am - 4:30pm, free admission! Music, food, contests, auction, farmer's market, historic and heritage displays & family fun!


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Mon, Tue, Fri, Mar 1 - Mar 29

"Garden Tours," Maui Nui Botanical Gardens, Kahului

Mon, Tue and Fri 10:00 am to 11:30 am, enjoy a volunteer lead tour of Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (150 Kanaloa Avenue, Kahului). Tours cover the natural history, conservation and ethnobotanical uses of native Hawaiian and Polynesian introduced plants as well as the Gardens' projects in these areas. Tours are free with a suggested donation of $5 per person, by appointment only. For more information or to make a reservation, please call 808-249-2798.

Wednesdays, Mar 2 - Mar 30

"Volunteering on Vacation: O'o Farm," O'o Farm, Kula

Meet at O'o Farms at 8:45 on Wednesday mornings in Kula. Join Pacific Whale Foundation's work on an organic farm in Kula. Located in the misting forest of Waipoli, Kula Maui, 8.5 acres sustain numerous crops developed from virgin land, intimate with the venue’s microclimate, flora, and fauna. Project work includes assorted farm chores from 8:45 until 11:30. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes and bring a light jacket that you do not mind getting a little dirty, water, and sunscreen. Gloves and gardening tools are provided. Be sure to call (808) 249-8811 in advance to sign up! (Note: volunteer tote bag not included in this project.)

"Ulupalakua to Kaupo Tour," Sierra Club Maui, Keokea

9am - 3pm. Carpool along this scenic drive with several stops to hike about and view native plant life and historic and cultural sites. Meet 9 am across from Grandma's coffee house in Keokea. Stops include: Sun Yat Sen cemetery, Ulupalakua ranch, Kahikinui, Manawainui Gulch, Nu'u and Kaupo/Mokulau. Limit 20. Register w/ Lucienne de Naie, laluz@maui.net or 214-0147.

Fri, Mar 11 - Sun, Mar 27

"CATS," Iao Theater, Wailuku

Enjoy live theater. CATS, by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Shows Fri & Sat at 7:30 pm, and Sun at 3 pm

"Whale Photo Safari," Pacific Whale Foundation, Lahaina

6:30 am - 10:30 am. Join Pacific Whale Foundation's lead researcher Annie Macie and noted guest wildlife photographers on a whalewatch photo safari aboard it's eco-friendly, stable catamaran from Lahaina Harbor.

Sat, Mar 12 - Sun, Mar 13

"Whale & Ocean Arts Festival," Lahaina

Lahaina celebrates the annual migration of Pacific Humpback whales with ocean arts festivities. Thursday and Friday evenings (7 to 9pm) feature marine biologist educational presentations and videos in Campbell Park, located next to The Wharf Cinema Center. On Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 5pm in Banyan Tree Park, artists display their best marine-themed art for sale, while Hawaiian musicians and hula troupes entertain. Enjoy a kids ocean art contest, whale photo displays, and a Creature Feature touch pool exhibit by Maui Ocean Center. Free admission.

Sun, Mar 13

"Lucky 13th Anniversary," Maui Ocean Center, Ma'alaea Harbor

Join us for our Lucky 13th Anniversary! See what the Aquarium's been up to for the past 13 years and what we're looking forward to. Enjoy delicious anniversary cake while supplies last, served at 11:30am in the Maui Ocean Treasures Plaza.

"St. Patty's Day Cruise," Kahului

10:30 am, at the Maui Mall, Left side of DMV.

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"Satsang Dance," The Studio, Haiku

7:30-9:30pm. The next generation of embodied awakening presents a dynamic evening filled with spiritual inquiry, conscious dance, and relevant meditation. Explore and celebrate the truth of who and what we are in a fun and meaningful dialogue between dance and satsang. Come create new horizons on the playing field of body and soul. Price: $15.

"Golf for the Whales," Makena Golf Resort, Makena

7:00am. Take part in a tournament at the beautiful and scenic Makena Beach and Golf Resort's North Course, to benefit Pacific Whale Foundation's research and conservation programs. Four-man scramble start at 7:00 a.m. Awards luncheon with no-host bar at 11:30 a.m. All golfers will be entered in the "Beat the President" mini tournament; those who beat Pacific Whale Foundation's president's net score will receive a free Pacific Whale Foundation whalewatch ticket. Golfers will each receive a goody bag that includes a Pacific Whale Foundation golf shirt, hat and golf balls. Price for 4-man team is $800. Preregistration required. Call Pacific Whale Foundation at 808-249-8811 or register online at www.active.com.

"Maui Humane Society's 2010 FurBall - Disco Infurno," Grand Wailea, Wailea

5:00pm-2:00am. 7th Annual FurBall: An evening at Kennel 54 hosted by KPOA's own Alaka'i Paleka. Fine dining, live and silent auctions, entertainment, disco dance contest.

"The Ikebana Vase with Catered Lunch," Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao

Saturday and Sunday - 4 days. Beginner.