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Whether it's a Cirque du Soleil-style production of Hawaiian mythology or a local hip-hop band with an electric ukulele player, you'll find something entertaining every night of the week on Maui.

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Take a nostalgic journey back in time with the Pale Kai Luau! Come early and be amazed with the preshow, donned by the natural beauty of the Kahului Harbor. Participate in an array of activities including lei-making, net-pulling, and other special Hawaiian demonstrations. Following is a great local luau and an astounding Polynesian show, which boasts Maui's only 4-member fire knife dance. Offered at the centrally-located Maui Beach Hotel. Reduced prices available for children ages 5-12.

It's a family affair with Maui's Magical Family! Join master illusionists Jody and Kathleen Baran, along with their 2 daughters, for a night of food, fun, and awe. In addition to mind-boggling stunts and tricks, guests are treated to a 3-course meal (2-course for children under 12) and an open bar, serving everything from alcoholic beverages to soft drinks. The evening's performance also includes numbers of Hawaiian legend from Kano'eau Dance Academy's award-winning cast. Gold Circle premium seating recommended. General seating begins in the second row. Special pricing on general seating for children 6-12 and teens 13-20. Once child under 6 is free with a paying adult. Presented Tuesday through Saturday at the Kaanapali Beach Hotel. Check-in at 4:30pm; doors open at 4:45pm; show ends at 7:45pm. Reservations required.

It's more than just a luau! Combining enchanting tales of famous Hawaiian deities, powerful demonstrations of traditional chants, and graceful hula, Honua'ula is a unique production that tells an ancient Hawaiian story of breathtaking proportions, in addition to including a savory luau-style dinner buffet. Hawaiian games and crafts also included. Offered Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings. 5:00pm check-in; 5:30pm show.

Take a unique journey in the centrally-located Maui Tropical Plantation in the quaint area of Waikapu. Not only are guests gifted a delicious luau buffet dinner and open bar, but they are treated to a warm Hawaiian welcome and unique plantation tour ride, showcasing various aspects of the Hawaiian culture that is not easily viewed anywhere else! Entertainment includes a traditional canoe procession, torch lighting, and musical marvels.

Indulge yourself in a complete 5-course epicurean meal while being treated to a heaping dose of traditional Polynesian culture. Blending ideas from the Pacific islands of Aotearoa, Tahiti, Samoa, and Hawaii, the Feast at Lele gives you a royal tour like no other, complete with a special West Maui sunset. Each new delicious course brings not only another mouth-watering taste to your palate, but also a journey to another exotic island, complete with unforgettable demonstrations of native culture, including dance and chant.

Want to see the most authentic luau on Maui? Then join us at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa's Sunset Terrace for the Drums of the Pacific Luau. Not only are you treated to an exquisite all-you-can -at dinner buffet and complimentary cocktails, but your attention is captured by exciting songs and dances of the Polynesian cultures, complete with a fire knife dance. Free valet and self parking. Shows nightly, 5pm-8pm.