Top Maui Events Happening In February 2020

Prepare yourself for enjoyable, memorable, and fun events that you will get to enjoy during February on Maui.

Maui Whale Festival – Walk and Run for Whales

When: February 1 st
What: It is by far the largest walk and runs event on the island of Maui, which also marks the
start of the 40th Annual Maui Whale Festival. Different courses will cater to all ability
levels, that all offer picturesque views along the way. The Walk and Run for Whales supports
the advocacy of the Pacific Whale Foundation to protect the ocean and promote environmental

10th Annual Maui Open Studios Event

When: all weekends of February at 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
What: The Open Studies event will be participated by many Maui artists and artisans to
showcase their talents and products. This is also an excellent opportunity to connect with people
through one-on-one interactions and live demonstrations.

ArT=Mixx- Enchanted- Spirit of the Woods

When: February 1, 2020, at 7:00 PM
What: Enjoy the first night of February in Maui with a night full of music and live performances
at ArT=Mixx- Enchanted- Spirit of the Woods. The event is open to the public aged 21 years and

Wailuku First Friday

When: February 1, 2020
What: Another night to have fun while in Maui with Wailuku First Friday. The Wailuku’s historic
Market Street will be filled with shopping stalls with both locals and tourists enjoying live music,
ono grinds and entertainment.

Family Class at Island Art Party

When: February 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 at 2:00PM – 4:30PM
What: If you have your Valentine getaway in Maui with your kids, then have fun with your
children at the Family Class at Island Art Party. The class is open for participants aged eight years
and older; it will not just let you express yourself through painting, but will also let you have fun
over a few glasses of drinks.

Keiki Concert Cruises

When: February 9 and 15
What: No Maui visit would be complete without learning about marine life. You can do this in a
fun and entertaining way with Keiki Concert Cruises. With Banana Slug String Band to perform
on the 9th and Uncle Wayne and the Howling Dog Band on the 15th, plus the whale watching
opportunities — what else could you ask for?

Leela Dance Collective: SPEAK

When: February 12, 2020, at 7:30 PM
What: If you love jazz music and tap dance, then you will surely love Leela Dance Collective:
SPEAK. Various Indian Kathak dance and American tap dance choreographers come together for
a night filled with dances, storytelling, and musical performances at the Castle Theater, Maui
Arts and Cultural Center.

An Evening With 98°

When: February 13, 2020
What: Remember the famous 90’s boy band with soulful voices that sold over 10 million
records sold in just five years? Yes, they will be performing for a night at the Maui Arts and
Cultural Center. Don’t miss this chance and fall in love over and over again through their greatest

Valentine’s Kai Kanani Sunset Sail

When: February 14, 2020
What: Of course, no Valentine Day would end without a romantic date with your partner. Enjoy
private and romantic dinner with your loved one over some special foods and wine pairings, live
music, and a premium open bar while sailing at the Kai Kanani.

Whale Tales 2020 Opening Day

When: February 14-17, 2020
What: The Whale Tales is a 4-day event on the island of Maui wherein different marine experts
and marine life advocates from the different parts of the world come together to collaborate
and share knowledge about the latest findings on marine life.

Maui Whale Film Festival

When: February 14, 2020
What: If you are fond of watching films with a cause, then you will love the Maui
Whale Film Festival. The organization is offering two $1,000 prizes this year — one for the best
“Plastic Pollution Solutions” film and another one for the overall award.

Lahaina Second Friday

When: February 14, 2020
What: The Lahaina Second Friday features live music, ono grinds, shopping stalls with a variety
of Maui products that you will surely love, and entertainment on Front Street.

Keali‘i Reichel: Kūkahi 2020

When: February 15 and 16, 2020
What: Nobody would want to miss one of Maui’s most recognized and influential artists, Keali’i
Reichel. With 38 Nā Hōkū Hanohano awards and two Grammy nominations, surely a night with
his performance will be all worth it.

Starry Night Cinema: “Abominable”

When: February 21, 2020
What: If you haven’t watched DreamWorks’ “Abominable,” then grab the opportunity to watch
the film under the Maui sky with full of stars, on the lawn at the MACC, and with lots of
beverages and food trucks nearby.

John Cruz – Concert Cruises

When: February 22, 2020
What: Another to watch out for in Maui this love month if the concert cruise of John Cruz. Enjoy
and be awed of John Cruz live performance while helping yourself with cocktails and yummy
appetizers as the cruise leave Lahaina Harbor.

John Craigie

When: February 28, 2020
What: The singer-songwriter John Craige has been traveling the world for the last decade
providing engaging shows and performances. And this time, he will be making a special stop in

Kihei Fourth Friday

When: February 28, 2020
What: The Kihei Fourth Friday features live music, ono grinds, shopping stalls with a variety of
Maui products and entertainment at Azeka Shopping Center.

Great Whale Count

When: February 29, 2020
What: In the past three decades, the Pacific Whale Foundation has been doing the Great Whale
Count, making it one of the world’s longest-running cetacean projects participated by Maui
locals and scientists. You might like to become one of the volunteers for a half-day counting
whales and observing their behavior.