Wassup This Weekend: Wednesday–Sunday, Aug. 12–16
By Maui Now Staff
Wondering what to do this weekend? Maui Now has compiled a chronological listing of some of the island’s best events scheduled from Wednesday through Sunday, Aug. 12 through Aug. 16.
Look for this information no later than every Thursday afternoon.
? Look for foodie event.
Wednesday, Aug. 12
Enjoy Ukulele Mix Plate at The Shops at Wailea
Wailea • The Shops at Wailea • 6 to 8 p.m.
Mele Ukulele and The Shops at Wailea will host Ukulele Mix Plate on Wednesday, Aug. 12 and 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Shops at Wailea fountain courtyard, where guests can take part in an entertaining learning experience about Hawai‘i’s official instrument and cultural treasure.
Thursday, Aug. 13
? Fairmont Kea Lani Hosts Chateau Montelena Winemaker’s Dinner
Wailea • Fairmont Kea Lani • 6 p.m.
Fairmont Kea Lani has partnered with Napa Valley winery Chateau Montelena for a Winemaker’s Dinner featuring locally inspired cuisine by Executive Chef Tylun Pang paired with carefully selected wines by Chateau Montelena owner Judy Barrett.
? Willie K to Perform Dinner Show Thursdays in Waikapū Ballroom
Waikapū • King Kamehameha Golf Club • Waikapū Ballroom
Willie K and his band will perform on Thursday nights beginning on July 23. Willie K captivates audiences worldwide with his astounding performances and remarkable array of musical styles.
Friday, Aug. 14
MACC Signature Fundraiser, Maui Calls, Scheduled for Aug. 14
Kahului • The MACC • 6 p.m.
Celebrate the boat days of old Hawai‘i at Maui Calls—The Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s 21st annual gala fundraising event in the Yokouchi Pavilion.
Saturday, Aug. 15
Grammy Award-Winning Musician to Play Whale Trust Benefit Dinner
Makawao • Lumeria Maui • 4:30 to 9:30 p.m.
This special benefit for Whale Trust Maui features a farm-to-table dinner, a silent auction and an intimate acoustic performance by Grammy Award winning musician John Cruz. The silent auction reception begins at 4:30 p.m.; dinner starts at 6 p.m. Live music begins at 7:15 p.m. featuring opening act Sierra Carrère, followed by by John Cruz. Held under the stars at Lumeria Maui in Upcountry Makawao, Lumeria’s Chef Ben Diamond’s menu includes…
? Tommy Bahama Offers Burgers & Brews Special
Wailea • Tommy Bahama • The Shops at Wailea • Through August
Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar is paring up gourmet burgers, seasonal produce and locally crafted beer now through mid-August.
Through Oct. 3
Two Concurrent Exhibits at Schaefer International Gallery
Kahului • The MACC • Schaefer International Gallery
Schaefer International Gallery at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center will feature two concurrent exhibits—Lærke Lauta:Unconscious Nature and Mary Babcock:Breaking Ground—from Aug. 2 through Oct. 3.