Ocean Vodka Partners to Produce Sanitizers

KULA, Hawaii, March 24, 2020 — Hawaii Sea Spirits llc (HSS), makers of OCEAN Organic Vodka, is devoting some of its production to make hand sanitizer to help combat the spread of coronavirus. The action follows statements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) recommending the need […]

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The Hawaiian Cultural Center – Temporarily Closed

Hawaiian Culture has a physical home at the Grand Wailea – the Pālaha Hawaiian Cultural Center. An immersive environment for Hawaiian learning, lifestyle, and connection, Pālaha will host daily cultural experiences and showcase cultural works of art alongside collections of pre- and post-contact artifacts on a rotating basis.

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Maui on Lockdown – Traffic is Light

It’s one thing to intellectually know that there are 50,000 visitors on Maui at any given time. It’s another thing to see all of their rental cars lined up in the fields around the airport, as in the photo above. Field after field of cars, stretching for a mile or more. It almost looks like […]

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Rink Life at the MACC – Cancelled

Rink Life is coming on tour to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Thursday March 26th. n Rink Life, Lucky Plush brings its highly-integrated brand of dance theater into a communal space that nods to the visual aesthetics and social dynamics of 1970’s roller rink culture. Launching from a collision of plot points in several one-act […]

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Maui on Lockdown – Empty Beaches

I’ve lived a half block from Waipuilani Park and Beach for seven years. I walk the beach once or twice every day. Today was the FIRST morning that I had the entire park and beach to myself at 7 am. If it wasn’t for the footprints in the sand I would have thought I was […]

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Maui is Closed – However…

Maui might be closed indefinitely because of Covid-19, but we’re going to keep publishing. Even if you can’t visit us, you can live with us vicariously through the newletter. Aloha! Get updates, news and photos of Maui delivered to your inbox.    

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Why You Should Postpone Your Trip to Hawaii

Hawaii airports will begin mandating a 14-day quarantine for both residents and visitors coming to the islands beginning at 12:01 am on Thursday, March 26, according to Lt. Gov. Josh Green. Green said that the Airports Division of the state Department of Transportation is working up a plan to “only allow individuals to come in […]

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Whale Watching is in Full Swing – All Tours Cancelled

Bettah duck quik! ‘Cuz when dat tail slap da watah you gonna git wet! Even though it’s getting late in the season, there are still lots of whales hanging around Maui.

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