Archive for the ‘Lahaina’ Category

Come Celebrate the Lahaina Banyon Tree’s 138th Birthday!

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

The famous Banyan Tree of Lahaina will celebrate it’s 138th birthday on April 24th.

The tree was planted on April 24, 1873 by sheriff William Owen Smith to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Christian missionaries.  It was brought from India, and at the time of planting, was only 8-feet high. It now has a dozen main trunks, and its canopy spreads over two-thirds of an acre between the Old Courthouse and Front Street.  Today, the symmetry of the tree is maintained by volunteers. More »

8 Questions To Ask Yourself Prior To Renting A Maui Condo

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Once you’ve decided upon a certain area of Maui in which to stay and decided that a condominium is the right choice for your vacation accommodations, you’ll still have a number of decisions to make. More »

Outrigger Maui Eldorado offering some Great Values to Guests

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

The Outrigger Maui Eldorado is offering some sweet deals for guests who are staying at the beautiful condo. Even with Nightly rates at bottom prices of $169 a night–60% off of the regularly published rate–the Eldorado is taking care of their guests by offering them discounts on there other vacation expenditures. More »

Lahaina Library Drive

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

In order to close the gap on a $3.6 million shortfall, the state Board of Education is considering closing or reducing hours at a number of libraries across Hawaii. Included in the potential closures is the Lahaina library. More »

Responsible Dog Ownership Day at Lahaina Cannery Mall

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

The dog days of summer return with “Responsible Dog Ownership Day” at Lahaina Cannery Mall, sponsored by the Valley Isle Kennel Club of Maui. More »

Maui Invitational Tickets go on Sale

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

If you are a fan of basketball, then you have to be a fan of the annual college basketball tourney that takes place on Maui. Every November, 7 (Division II Chaminade is the host team and always plays in the tournament to make 8 teams) of the best collegiate basketball teams square off at the Lahaina Civic Center for 3 great days of hardcore basketball action. More »

The Pacific Fleet Band Brings All That Jazz To Lahaina Cannery Mall

Monday, August 17th, 2009

The Lahaina Cannery Mall welcomes the United States Navy’s popular Pacific Fleet Band in free concert on Wednesday, August 19. More »

Alternate Maui Accommodations: Bed & Breakfast Inns and Transient Vacation Rentals

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

Maui County has a love/hate relationship with tourism. Of course, Maui County realizes that tourism provides jobs and income for a large percentage of Maui residents. More »

Where should I stay on Maui? And at which hotel should I stay?

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

Maui’s lodging choices are varied and diverse, with something for almost everyone. More »

Lahaina Poster Contest

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Lahaina Town Action Committee will be hosting it’s 2010 poster contest. The winner of the contest gets $2500 and there are other prizes as well. The most promising artist, the people’s choice, and honorable mention honorees will all win $100. The entry fee for the contest is $25. More »