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Wailuku First Friday
February 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
February brings us I HEART WAILUKU! Join us at Wailuku First Friday (WFF) on February 1, 2019. This free family event will be held from 6:00 – 9:00 PM on historic Market Street.
WFF live music and entertainment:
Maui Thing Stage
6:00 – 9:00 PM Kualoa
Banyan Tree Stage
6:00 – 9:00 PM Luna Overdrive
MAPA Warehouse (2027 Main St.)
6:00 & 7:30 PM – The Magic of Kamishibai (two free showings)
4:00 – 8:00 PM – Gene Argel, Johnny Z, Mark Johnson Live Funk and Jazz
8:30 PM – The Goods with: DJ Boomshot, DJ Carone, Jay.P
Small Town. Big Art. PangeaSeed Foundation Sea Walls Mural Project wall projections
6:30 – 8:00 PM – Get Up & Dance
8:00 – 8:30 PM – Emperado Dance Fitness
Wailuku Coffee Company
PangeaSeed Foundation’s Sea Walls Art & Information Hub
Fresh Island Art Gallery
Island Inspired Artwork & Paintings by Sean Baba
Other WFF highlights on Market Street include:
Come talk story with the Friends of Classic Cars & Hot Rods! They will be showcasing their hot rods, muscle cars and vintage machines. Enjoy great food booths and trucks, crafts and other treats!
Eat Good in Wailuku!
Gianotto’s Pizza, 808 On Main, Saigon Café, Kings BBQ, Uptown Chevron, Wailuku Coffee Co., Jini’s Curry, Minit Stop, Subway, Asian Star, Umi and The Farmacy.
Wailuku First Friday is a free community street party, held from 6:00 – 9:00 PM, with Market Street closed to vehicle traffic from 5:30 PM. Vendors, merchants and entertainers are reminded that Market Street closes at 5:30 PM. For the safety of all participants, everyone’s kokua is appreciated. Signage will remind the public that no cars will be allowed on Market Street during the event. Cars left parked on the street during the event will be ticketed. Maui Medical Group offers free parking during Wailuku First Friday at the facility’s lot, located near the Main/High Street intersection. The Vineyard Street parking exit will close at 9:00 PM; patrons can exit the lot onto Main Street after 9:00 PM.
The Wailuku First Friday event showcases dozens of artisans, handmade crafters and food vendors. For vendor information and reservations, contact vendor coordinator Alan Takitani at 808.281.2801. A copy of vendor’s general excise tax license, health permit (for food vendors) and additional insured will be required.
Wailuku First Friday is a Community Street Party and is generously sponsored by the Hawaii Tourism Authority, the County of Maui, Maui Visitors Bureau, Sae Design, Maui Thing, Maui Redevelopment Agency, KONI 104.7 FM, KAOI, KPOA, Pacific Media Group, First Hawaiian Bank, Kama‘aina Properties, Inc., Wailuku Community Association, Maui Time, IBEW Local 1186, Young Brothers, Hawaii Carpenters Union-Maui, Meadow Gold, HMSA Connec, LLC. and Lokahi Pacific. Check out Maui Friday Town Parties at www.MauiFridays.com for information on the County of Maui’s Office of Economic Development program, and follow us @mauifridays on Instagram and Facebook.