The Grand Wailea Will Host Maui's First Annual Maui Jazz and Blues Festival


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The Grand Wailea will host Maui’s First Annual Maui Jazz and Blues Festival. There will be special rates on September 19- 24 for $199 per night.

The festival will feature Grammy Award-winners Les McCann, Tom Scott, Delfeayo Marsalis, Brian Stoltz of Funky Meters, Dr. John and The Neville Brothers and Skip Martin of Kool and the Gang and Dazz Band and more.

The week-long event will conclude with a concert on September 24 from 4pm to 9pm with $20 tickets per person. VIP packages are available with 10-person seating and shaded tables for $250. Children under 12 are free admission.

Festivities during the week include:

Monday, September 19
 David Choy and the Slam band. 6 pm – 9 pm at Mulligans on the Blue, free

Thursday, September 22 
Dinner jazz guitar with Benny Uyetake at Cuatro Restaurant, 6:30 pm – 8pm, admission free

Jazz SupperClub Party with David Choy and SLAM at Stella Blues, 8 pm – 11 pm, admission free

Friday, September 23
 VIP Dinner under the stars with Tom Scott, Brian Stoltz, Skip Martin, and special guests at Grand Wailea’s Hibiscus Pool Deck, 6 pm – 9 pm. Admission to the concert is free, valet parking complimentary with dinner. Dinner reservations required, call 808.875.1234 ext 4949.

Saturday, September 24 
Live piano jazz with Sal Godinez at Sweet Paradise Chocolate in Wailea, 11 am – 1 pm, admission free
 Jazz & Blues Concert at Grand Wailea, 4 pm – 8 pm.

Sunday, September 25
 Champagne Sunday brunch with steel guitar master, Henry Allen, 10 am to 1 pm at Grand Wailea’s Grand Dining Room.  $48 adults, $24 for children 5 –to- 12 years of age. Valet parking complimentary.


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