Award-Winning Entertainer Ikaika Blackburn Returns to Lahaina for Free Concert

Ikaika Blackburn, Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award-winning entertainer, will perform at our free monthly Hawaiian Music Series concert on Thursday, September 29 from 6 to 7:30 pm in front of the Baldwin Home Museum at the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina.

Maui’s Ikaika Blackburn is an ‘ukulele player and founding member of Nā Hōkū […]

New Recording Artists Matagi Trio to Perform at Free Hawaiian Music Series Concert

New recording artists and seasoned performers, Matagi Trio, will perform at our free Hawaiian Music Series concert on Thursday, August 25 from 6 to 7:30 pm at the Baldwin Home Museum on the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina.

Meaning “wind” in Samoan, Matagi is also the name of a trio of Maui musicians: […]

Chinese Moon Festival Celebrates Autumn Harvest in Lahaina, Maui

Get ready for our annual harvest celebration, the Chinese Moon Festival, on Friday, September 16 and Saturday, September 17! It will take place at Wo Hing Museum, 858 Front Street in Lahaina, between 10 am and 7 pm. Admission is free.

Lahaina’s two-day moon festival celebrates the island’s harvest of locally grown produce as well as […]

Free Hawaiian Music Concert in Lahaina Features Singer-Guitarist-Firefighter

Well-known on Maui as a firefighter, singer-guitarist Jarret Roback will perform at our free Hawaiian Music Series concert on Thursday, July 28 from 6 to 7:30 pm in front of the Baldwin Home Museum at the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina.

Jarrett Roback’s father was a policeman and musician, so Jarret naturally followed […]

Chinese Festivals this Fall celebrate Harvest Moon & Dr. Sun Yat-sen

Coming up in September and November are two Chinese Festival traditions, which we celebrate in Lahaina:

September 16 & 17 ~ Chinese Moon Festival

We pay tribute to agricultural harvest time during this annual Chinese Moon Festival at Wo Hing Museum & Cookhouse on Front Street in Lahaina from 1 to 7 pm. Chinese teas and moon cakes […]

Free Hawaiian Music Concert Features Falsetto Vocalist Dane Fujiwara

A falsetto singer-guitarist with an outstanding vocal range, Dane Fujiwara will perform at our free Hawaiian Music Series concert on Thursday, June 30 from 6 to 7:30 pm in front of the Baldwin Home Museum at the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina.

Dane Fujiwara was born and raised on Maui and graduated from […]

Lahaina Harbor Improvements Work on Phase 1 Starts

On June 6, demolition and construction started on the Lahaina Harbor Front Improvement Project. The contractor is Betsill Brother LLC. Phase I plans feature opening the view and beautifying the harbor waiting area along Wharf Street between the restroom building and the hau tree by the loading dock, creating a comfortable ambiance in this important […]

Wo Hing Museum on Front Street is Temporarily Closed for Renovation

The 104-year old Wo Hing Society temple on Front Street is currently undergoing major repairs due to ground termites. Wo Hing Museum & Cookhouse are temporarily closed during this work.

When ground termites were found in one of the posts supporting the upper lanai last year, that post and the surrounding area were treated but the […]

Free Hawaiian Music Concert in West Maui with Kihei Duo

Join us at our next free Hawaiian Music Series concert for a magical night out on the town on Thursday, May 26 from 6 to 7:30 pm in front of the Baldwin Home Museum at the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina.

Popular Kihei musicians, Kawika Ortiz and Kenny Roberts are ‘Elua Kane. The duo […]

West Maui Plantation Camp Maps on Display in Kahului

On Saturday, May 7, Lahaina Restoration Foundation (LRF) will be displaying its digitally preserved Plantation Camp Maps at the Maui Matsuri Festival in Kahului. Held in the UH-Maui College Courtyard from 2 to 9 pm, Maui Matsuri perpetuates Japanese culture and celebrates the legacies that families in our community have passed down to future generations.

LRF’s […]