hawaii visitor industry: 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)

hawaii visitor industry: Gary Clark Jr. in Concert July 2019 - 05/06/19 02:11 PM
The Austin-native, Gary Clark Jr., is scheduled to bring his good vibes and killer music to the Maui community this summer. Best known for his fusion of blues, rock, soul music and a mixture of other musical influences, Gary will be performing in Castle Theater at 7 p.m. on July 21st. So if you are looking for different things to do in Maui during the summer, catch this incredible blues rock guitarist live as he jams the night away at one of Maui’s top venues.
For those of you who are not familiar with this musician, Gary Clark Jr. began his musical … (0 comments)

hawaii visitor industry: 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)

hawaii visitor industry: 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)

hawaii visitor industry: 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)

hawaii visitor industry: Maui Ranked Number One Island in Hawaii and Top 15 in the World - 08/17/18 02:46 PM
For those of us who are lucky to call Hawaii home, we try to never take for granted the gift we have of waking up in paradise every single day. From watching the palm trees sway in the island breeze to taking long walks on the beach only to be greeted by sea turtles and surfers, words can’t describe just how beautiful this place is and that goes double for the island of Maui. Perhaps that is why Maui was recently awarded the number 1 spot on Travel + Leisure for the magazine’s list of the “Top Islands in Hawaii” in … (0 comments)

hawaii visitor industry: 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.
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hawaii visitor industry: Kapalua Bay Beach Tops 2018 Dr. Beach List - 06/01/18 01:49 PM
If you're on the hunt for West Maui real estate, chances are good that you love the ocean. Beaches on this magnificent side of the island are some of the finest in the world, and according to Dr. Beach, Kapalua Bay Beach has broken through from second place to first, as the best beach in the nation. Happily for you, if you're planning to buy a home in Kapalua, this heavenly stretch of powdery white sand is about ten minutes from most properties in the area.
Full Article Here: Kapalua Bay Beach Tops 2018 Dr. Beach List

hawaii visitor industry: Maui Tops KAYAK's 2018 Trending Destinations List - 04/06/18 12:46 PM
Deliberating on a Maui real estate purchase? If you're trying to figure out what to expect from the island's future and its influence on your potential investment, you've likely discovered some of the many reports out there highlighting Maui's visitor industry growth. In fact, the term "growth" hardly covers the kind of activity that the island is seeing, and analysts expect much more of the same in future years.
Full Article Here: Maui Tops KAYAK's 2018 Trending Destinations List

hawaii visitor industry: Host Hotels & Resorts Acquiring Andaz Maui - 03/02/18 11:24 AM
On the fence about making a Maui real estate investment? You might find yourself inspired by Host Hotels & Resorts, which is acquiring 301-room Andaz Maui at Wailea, anticipating that Maui will continue to be one of the fastest growing tourism markets in the United States. Andaz is one of three hotels that they will be acquiring in the $1 billion deal, the other two being 668-room Grand Hyatt San Francisco and the other being the 454-room Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa in Florida, all owned by Hyatt Hotels Corp.
Full Article Here: Host Hotels & Resorts Acquiring Andaz Maui

hawaii visitor industry: Hawaii Visitor Industry Sets Five New Records in 2017 - 02/09/18 11:40 AM
Hawaii's visitor industry hit new records for the sixth year in a row at the close of 2017. When it comes to investing, slow and steady wins the race, which is why this growth is so promising for those who are planning to open a business or buy real estate on Maui. Considering that tourism is Hawaii's biggest industry, its effects are felt throughout the economy. The benefits filter into many other industries, and the housing market is just one of these.
Full Article Here: Hawaii Visitor Industry Sets Five New Records in 2017