Winter and Spring are ripe with concerts, festival fun, food and laughter.
JANUARY 25 MAUI POPS
The Maui Pops Orchestra has been carefully selected to proudly present the New York headliners Rodgers and Hammerstein Celebration program at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. www.mauipops.org
FEBRUARY 14 WHALE OUT
Celebrate the majestic giants of the ocean on a day dedicated to just them with a parade starring elaborate floats, costumed characters along with activities for the children and live entertainment. www.pacificwhale.org
FEBRUARY 21 KUNG HEE FAT CHOY!
FIrecrackers will be blasted for good luck, drums will be banged to ward off “evil spirits” and lion dancers will greet the new year in high spirits at the Chinese New Year Festival to take place at Maui Mall in Kahului. www.mauichinesenewyearfestival.org
MARCH 29 FOR THE KEIKI
Who said working out is prohibited while on vacation? Not us. Run where the locals run at the Maui 5k For Kids while helping raise funds for the physical education programs at elementary schools on Maui. Do it for the kids! www.maui5k.org