THURSDAY, DEC. 27
JOHN PRINE LIVE AT CASTLE THEATER
Two-time Grammy Award winner songwriter/musician John Prine will perform at 8 p.m. at the MACC's Castle Theater. Randall Rospond will entertain from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at Founder's Court. Tickets are $41.50, $51.50 and $61.50. Call 242-7469 or order online at www.mauiarts.org.?
FRIDAY, DEC. 28
KIHEI FOURTH FRIDAY INAUGURAL EVENT
"Kihei Makahiki" marks the inaugural event for Kihei Fourth Friday Town Parties. The event takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. at Azeka Shopping Center. Entertainment includes The House Shakers and Erin Smith and The Throwdowns. There will also be a KeikiYouth Zone. For details, visit www.mauifridays.com.
KULEWA IN CONCERT UNDER THE STARS
The Lahaina Restoration Foundation presents its Hawaiian Music Series featuring Kulewa from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Baldwin Home Museum lawn. Chairs are limited, and blankets, mats and low beach chairs are welcome. Call 661-3262.
MONDAY, DEC. 31
MAUI'S COUNTDOWN WITH DEJA VU
Celebrate the New Year with Deja Vu from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at the King Kamehameha Golf Course. The evening will feature Alan Pascua and Tarvin Makia on lead vocals, plus special guest singers Desiree Echalas-Toda and Sharon Zalsos. Tickets are $60. The event is a benefit for Hospice Maui.
TUESDAY, JAN. 1
CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR WITH BILL MAHER
Bill Maher returns to Maui for his third annual New Year's Day performance at 8 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Tickets are $65.50 and $85.50 (plus applicable fees) at the box office or call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.