Attendance at the 92nd Maui Fair is up so far after preliminary gate totals were tallied from opening night on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Maui Fair Managing Director Sherri Grimes said paid admission was up by about 2,000 individuals from last year.
The Japan-based Capbridge Group is collaborating with Hilton Grand Vacations to conduct a $300 million redevelopment of the property into a 388 unit timeshare resort, that is scheduled to break ground in late 2015.
A unique experience in Hawaiian culture is nestled in the deep reaches of Waiheʻe Valley where the Maui Hawaiian Village hosts tours and demonstrations in authentic food preparation, clothing design and shelter construction.
From Maui Macaroons to Pono Pies, and 808 Shells to Papala Designs, the very first Made in Maui County Festival has attracted a list of more than 100 vendors that elevates the idea of craft fair to a whole new level.