April 2015 Events for Visitors to Maui, Hawaii!
April doesn’t just offer tranquil trade winds and tropical climate, it also brings a host of local events and can’t miss experiences for visitors of all ages!
Saturday, April 4th, 2015 – Amy + Willie K at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center
If you haven’t yet had the opportunity to soak in a local music experience, this is your chance! Two of Hawaii’s award winning musicians join again for one night of premium music and Hawaiian flair at the Castle Theatre at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center.
Sunday, April 5th, 2015 – Annual Easter Fair at Lahaina Animal Farm
Have little ones in your group? Looking to soak up some of the Easter holiday joy? This local tradition in a must! This small fair offers Easter Egg Hunts every half hour, Keiki (Hawaiian for children) Horseback Rides, Zorb Ball Rolling, and so much more. Stop by for a quick Face Painting, or stay the whole afternoon and catch the bull roping – you can’t go wrong with this pit-stop for the keiki travelling with you!
Saturday, April 11th, 2015 – Ultimate Ocean Cocktail Showdown
Join Ocean Vodka and the Sheraton Resort and Spa for the final showdown to name the ‘Ultimate Ocean Vodka Cocktail’. Each finalist will be paired with local Celebrity chefs to present dish and cocktail submissions, which will be judged by attendees and a panel of judges. A portion of all ticket proceeds, as well as the future sales of the winning cocktail, will benefit five of Maui’s non-profit organizations. Tickets also include free entry to the after party hosted at the Black Rock Lounge. Don’t miss this opportunity for an exciting and memorable date night out!
Friday, April 17th, 2015 and Saturday, April 18th, 2015 – Chinese Kite Festival in Lahaina
Don’t miss this opportunity to experience Lahaina’s Chinese Kite Festival, an event known for its history and entertainment! Visit the exhibit of handmade kites, make your very own, and even fly your own kite for prizes. Not only can you partake in the events, but you can expect a plethora of Chinese music and culinary delicacies to enjoy while perusing this free event!
Sunday, April 25th, 2015 – Annual Haiku Ho’laule’a and Flower Festival
Bring your family and spend the day at the 22nd Annual Haiku Ho’olaule’a and Flower Festival! This free event features live local entertainment, silent auctions, culinary delights from local restaurants, local flower features, and many events for the keiki to take part in
Don’t forget that every Friday, during every month of the year, Maui hosts one of its famous ‘Friday Parties’ – taking place in a different town each week. Pop in to experience some of Maui’s best artisans, entertainers, and culinary experts all in one place for a one-of-a-kind Maui cultural and community experience!
Where will it be this Friday?
First Friday – Wailuku
Second Friday – Lahaina
Third Friday – Makawao
Fourth Friday – Kihei