Grammy Winner Kalani Pe’a Performs at The Shops at Wailea, Jan. 16January 4, 2019, 11:52 AM HST · Updated January 4, 11:52 AM 0 Comments
Grammy and Nā Hōkū Hanohano award winner, Kalani Pe’a, returns to The Shops at Wailea for a live performance on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. The complimentary concert will take place at the main Fountain Courtyard from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
With his debut album “E Walea,” Hilo native Kalani Pe’a became the first Hawaiian recording artist to ever win a Na Hoku Hanohano Award and a Grammy Award for the same album. Through his music, he shares his soulful voice and love of Hawaiian culture. The chart-topping “E Walea,” which means “to come together like birds and be elated” describes the essence of his art. He continues to regale audiences both in Hawaii and Japan and recently released his album “Kanakaloka.”
Concerts at The Shops is a free, monthly concert series that is open to the public and features headlining musicians from all the Hawaiian Islands. This music event occurs on the third and fifth Wednesday of every month from 5:30 to 7pm with performances at the main Fountain Courtyard.
In a continued effort to give back to the community, The Shops at Wailea supports a different Maui non-profit each month with 60 percent of the special event parking fees going back to the non-profit. The non-profit recipient for the month of January is Maui United Way, empowering the community through caring partnerships that enrich people’s lives. The Shops’ goal is to enrich the community through exploration and discovery in the arts and music while supporting local businesses and non-profit partners. The four-hour special event parking voucher is available for $5 and can be purchased at the non-profit’s parking table.