Mahina`ai Night for Kaho`olawe: July 31, FREE

Date: Friday, July 31, 2015 Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Location & Address: KIRC Boat House Site 2780 South Kihei Road, Kihei, HI, United States  Open Map 

Mahina'ai Night 07.31.15


The Kahoʻolawe Island Reserve Commission (KIRC) will be presenting Mahina`ai Night on Friday, July 31, 2015 (Theme: the Restoration Program) from 6 – 8 PM at its Kihei boat house property; an 8-acre parcel designated to the KIRC in 2002 as the future site of a Kahoʻolawe learning center.

Part of a series of full moon events geared to raise awareness of and access to Kahoʻolawe, the event offers a guided tour of the KIRC’s new walking trail, live music by UH Maui College’s Institute of Hawaiian Music, food vendors, an opportunity to talk story with experts in Kahoʻolawe history, restoration and culture – and more. This program is made possible by a grant through the Maui County Product Enrichment Program (CPEP).



  • Friday, July 31, 2015 (6 – 8 PM) The 45-minute tour begins at 6 PM sharp. Music from 7 – 8 PM.
  • Free & open to the public
  • Park at the Kihei Boat Ramp and follow signs for the Kah`oolawe Island Reserve Commission (KIRC) – just a short walk to the boat house site (2780 South Kihei Road)
  • RSVP’s are requested at or


NOTE: Flash lights and closed-toe footwear are strongly recommended as you will be walking on a mulch-lined path amongst kiawe. Because there are no ATM’s on site, please bring cash or checks if you plan to purchase food, beverages or to make a contribution to the Kaho`olawe Rehabilitation Trust Fund.