events: Find Out How to Celebrate 2020 New Years on Maui - 10/11/19 01:51 PM
Can you believe it is almost the year 2020? Where does the time go? Well, wherever it went, we hope you used your time wisely and made your new year’s resolution of becoming a homeowner on Maui come true with some of our fabulous listings. If not, don’t forget to look through our latest oceanfront properties or West Maui real estate listings and contact us if you have any questions about a listing that you see and like.
But all goals aside, the end of the year is indeed a reason to celebrate. It is a time when you can come together … (0 comments)

events: Celebrate Halloween 2019 on Lahaina Front Street in Maui - 08/23/19 03:49 PM
Fall is coming to Maui and with it means a change of pace here in the islands. With the kids back in school and the holidays just right around the corner, there’s so much to celebrate this coming fall and one of those events to celebrate just so happens to be Maui’s epic Halloween party.
Here in the Valley Isle, we’re not only known for our amazing luxury real estate properties of Kaanapali and Kapalua homes for sale, we are also known for our showstopping Halloween party on Lahaina’s Front Street. If you think your town has the best party around then … (0 comments)

events: 2019 Hawaii Food & Wine Festival is Coming Up This Fall - 07/15/19 01:59 PM
While living on Maui comes with its fair share of benefits, including being close to what seems to be never-ending stretches of white sand beaches and access to the wonder and beauty of Maui’s luscious upcountry area, this island is really like heaven on Earth. It’s true what they say in Hawaii, Maui is nō ka ‘oi (the best), because on Maui there’s never a shortage of memories to be made and fun to be had. Whether exploring the outdoors is your idea of a good time or attending one of the island’s thrilling events throughout the year, you’re never far … (2 comments)

events: 2019 Comedy Event - Bill Maher Comes to Maui This Winter - 05/17/19 01:08 PM
There are many reasons to count our blessings for having the opportunity to call Maui our home. From the stretches of stunning white sand beaches and the aloha spirit to the never-ending options of great outdoor activities and adventures to be had, we’re all so very thankful to be able to live here. But another reason why we love our island home so much is the opportunity to participate in some incredible events throughout the year. And this December we will be able to do just that by getting tickets to see Bill Maher’s 9th Annual New Year’s Comedy Extravaganza!
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events: Celebrate the Chinese Moon Festival on Maui this September - 04/26/19 01:32 PM
On the Valley Isle, there is always something to celebrate. With so much to be thankful for and with so many walks of life making their way to our beautiful island community, there’s never a dull moment here on Maui. One such event that’s coming up is the Chinese Moon Festival in Lahaina, Hawaii and we think you’re going to want to join in on the fun this September 14th.
The Chinese Moon Festival is an annual Maui event that showcases tradition and culture for the greater island community. Every year there’s live Chinese music, cultural practitioners offering hands-on activities such as … (0 comments)

events: Multimedia Maui to Showcase Art, Poetry, Film and More this June - 03/29/19 03:32 PM
Believe it or not, Maui is home to a pretty happening art scene. Tucked away in this little island paradise are talented musicians, writers, photographers, painters, and more who use the island’s beauty, peace, and quiet to perfect their craft and develop unique creations.
That’s why on this island you’ll be happy to know there are several events throughout the year where you can catch a glimpse of some of the local artisans work and elsewhere all the while celebrating the incredible energy that is shared through the arts. One such event this year will be Multimedia Maui that’s set to kick … (0 comments)

events: Maui Art Exhibition For a Cause Malama Wao Akua - 02/15/19 03:29 PM
We’d like to announce a special event that’s coming up this fall. Running from September 13, 2019, until November 08, 2019 will be a wonderful event that brings together art and conservation on Maui. In collaboration with East Maui Watershed Partnership (EMWP), the Hui Noeau Visual Arts Center is hosting a juried art exhibition that celebrates the native species of Maui County. Mālama Wao Akua (Caring for the Realm of the Gods), invites local artists from the islands of Maui, Lanai, Molokai, and Kahoolawe, to use their work to raise awareness about the importance of protecting native species.
Full Article Here: Maui Art … (0 comments)

events: Exciting Ballet Performance by LA Dance Project March 2019 - 01/25/19 03:00 PM
2019 is now in full swing and that means it is time to look at what is ahead! While we hope you are thinking of kicking off the new year with a West Maui real estate investment, we are sure you are planning ahead for how you are going to spend your time in paradise. If some of those island adventures include attending some amazing Maui shows, there is one event, in particular, you will want to mark your calendars for this coming spring! On March 14th, the Maui Arts and Cultural Center will be hosting a live performance by a … (0 comments)

events: Maui Stargazing Spend a Night Under the Stars on Haleakala - 01/04/19 03:21 PM
There are plenty of entertaining activities to indulge in on Maui. This island is filled to the brim with adventure and many who live here or who simply come for a visit are amazed by all the various options available to explore our relaxing Hawaiian island. Whether your idea of adventure includes cliff climbing or rock jumping, or you prefer to view the island from the comfort of your beach chair, buying into Maui luxury real estate to be near it all is always a great choice.
One Hawaii activity in particular that offers a unique way to create a lasting memory … (1 comments)

events: Top Tips for Maui Humpback Whale Watching - 12/14/18 02:17 PM
Winter has come to the islands of Hawaii and with it means it is that special time of the year that we have all been waiting for. Yes, that’s right! It’s whale season on Maui and we couldn’t be more excited. If you and your family or loved ones are searching for the best ways to watch the whales on Maui then read on because we have some classic tips for you.
With so many things to do on Maui, it goes without saying that one of the perks of living in Hawaii has to be whale watching. There is a list … (0 comments)

events: Celebrate 2019 New Years Eve in Maui Hawaii - 11/30/18 03:41 PM
Are you racking your brain on what to do for New Year’s Eve this year? 2019 is right around the corner and we hope you and your special person, friends, and family are planning on ringing in the New Year right here in Maui, Hawaii.
Here on the islands, there’s no shortage of fun activities to enjoy on New Year’s Eve. That goes double for Maui! From spending a romantic evening on the beach watching the fireworks to participating in a variety of fun New Years Eve celebrations, you can find your perfect New Year’s Eve fit right here on the island … (0 comments)

events: Catch Henry Kapono at Holiday Pops - 11/02/18 01:55 PM
The holidays are just around the corner and you know what that means? ‘Tis the season to celebrate! And what better way to celebrate this special time of year than with an exciting show with Hawaii’s beloved Henry Kapono.
Venture from your West Maui condo and home on December 2nd for Holiday Pops featuring Henry Kapono (Candy). Starting at 3 pm at Castle Theater, Holiday Pops will be under direction by James Durham. The 50 plus member Maui Pops Orchestra will be playing some holiday classics and more with Henry Kapono, one of Maui and Hawaii’s favorite musicians. Henry Kapono is best … (0 comments)

events: Run For A Great Cause This Winter On Maui - 10/19/18 02:48 PM
The seasons are changing on Maui and you know what that means? That means it’s almost time for one of our favorite times of the year- the holidays. If you love the holidays as much as we do and are looking for ways to give back during this season of giving then you will definitely want to check out this amazing Christmas run in honor of the Maui Food Bank.
On Sunday, Dec. 16, the annual Christmas 5K, 1 Mile Walk and Santa’s Half Mile Keiki Dash kicks off at 7:30 a.m. During the day of the event, the organizers will be … (0 comments)

events: Your 2018 Guide for Halloween on Front Street in Lahaina - 09/21/18 01:10 PM
Hawaii’s most popular and anticipated Halloween party launches again this October in the heart of Lahaina, America’s number one best beachtown.
Every year Front Street in Lahaina shuts down and becomes what some might refer to as the Mardi Gras of the Pacific. Those of you who enjoy letting loose and having some fun for a night then this is your ticket. Mark your calendars and expect an evening of play and excitement.
The evening always starts with the Annual Halloween Contest in Banyan Park. During the contest, Maui’s most adorable keiki (children) walk in a parade down Front Street where they are … (0 comments)

events: Join This Special Fundraiser in Honor of Maui Kupuna - 09/04/18 03:37 PM
In Hawaii and in life, few things are as important as our values. What we value in this world is reflected in our everyday actions and helps to shape our decisions and the communities around us. As Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” Here at Sakamoto Properties, we value giving back to our island neighbors and honoring institutions and organizations that do the same.
One such place happens to be Hale Makua. Hale Makua is a Maui-based organization that opened in 1946 as a home for our island elders who … (0 comments)

events: Cannot Miss 2018 Maui Hula Show with Ku Mai Ka Hula - 08/03/18 05:29 PM
It is said that Hula is the heart of Hawaii and anyone in the islands knows just how near and dear this special cultural dance is to the people here. Whether you’re a fan of the annual Merrie Monarch Festival or are just interested in learning more about this unique dance, you’re in luck because this September there will be a special hula competition right here on Maui.
On Sept. 8th, you will have a chance to watch the Kū Mai Ka Hula, which features award-winning halaus competing in solo and group performances. During this competition, there will be male and female … (0 comments)

events: Emma Farden Sharpe Hula Festival Kicks Off August 10th - 07/06/18 12:12 PM
This coming August, you can join in a family-friendly event in celebration of Hawaii’s precious hula dance during the annual Emma Farden Sharpe Hula Festival.
Every year this delightful event is put on by the Farden Ohana, Lahaina Hawaiian Civic Club and the Lahaina Town Action Committee as an ode to the late Kumu Hula Emma Farden Sharpe of Lahaina. As a highly respected Kumu Hula on Maui, Emma Kapiolani Farden Sharpe or “Aunty Emma” is known for her help in perpetuating the dance for the island’s youth along with her dedication to hula and Hawaiian culture in general.
Full Article Here: Emma Farden … (0 comments)

events: Renowned Hawaiian Singer Amy Hanaiali`i Gilliom Performing at Ritz-Carlton Kapalua - 12/15/17 10:32 AM
While the holiday season can be the happiest time of the year, it can also be the busiest! There are people to see, places to go, and presents to buy. Why not take some time to treat yourself and enjoy an evening of sublime Hawaiian music? Hawaii's top selling female vocalist of all time, and our very dear friend, Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom will grace the Anuenue Room at the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua on December 22nd, 2017 at 7pm. In fact, she will be performing tonight, December 15th as well, but tickets will most likely be sold out already, given Gilliom's widely celebrated … (0 comments)