Best Things to Do on Maui: Special Events in August

All this month, visitors can enjoy a citrus sparkler at the Hāna Burger Food Truck with ranch-grown lemon and limes, simple syrup and Pellegrino. Perfectly refreshing! Proceeds go to support Easter Seals Hawaii and The Traveling Plate, a Statewide Culinary Tour to Benefit Easter Seals Hawaii.

The Hāna Burger Food Truck is open for lunch daily from 10 am to 4 pm. Current menu items include a fresh fish sandwich, farm salads, the signature Hāna Burger with grass-fed beef, house-made pickles, refreshing fresh fruit smoothies, lemongrass iced tea, french fries, ahi tuna salad with papaya seed dressing, and more. All items can be enjoyed at picnic tables with beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean, or packed to go. Buns, sauces, salads and sides are made from scratch using the Ranch’s own organic produce. The new dining patio has more seating and shaded picnic tables.

The Island Art Party is on! Check out their events through August. Wine and Paint Nights, Family Paint Nights, and more. You don’t have to be a great painter to come home with a nice work of art. They also have space available for private parties, and individual lessons.

If you want to learn more about humpback whales, Whale Talks are free and family-friendly at the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary,  726 S. Kihei Rd Kihei, every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM in the sanctuary conference room.

Don’t pass up a chance to see ‘Ulalena, a dynamic, colorful, emotional, and entertaining theatrical performance voted “Best Live Show in Hawaii” by Hawaii Magazine, Best of the Best 2015. ‘Ulalena at the Maui Theatre. Called a “stunning theatrical sensation” by National Geographic, ‘Ulalena shares the rich history of Hawaii through authentic Hawaiian music, dance and over 100 instruments played live. Experience the true essence of aloha!