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Paia Gives on December 20th

Saturday December 20th is the annual Paia Gives Event. It is hard to believe this great night of shopping, holiday cheer and philanthropy is in it’s ninth year already. I remember the first one really well. From 4:00-8:00 PM, merchants will be offering holiday sales with many offering refreshments and raffles or a portion of sales to benefit island non-profits. The list below summarizes what’s planned around town.

Paia Art Galleries

  • Art Project Paia -77 Hana Hwy (214-6949).
    Join Art Project Paia for an an evening of celebration. A portion of the night’s proceeds will benefit Maui Humane Society.
  • Maui Crafts Guild – 120 Hana Hwy (579-9697)
    Each guild artist has contributed to an amazing gift basket. Make a donation and receive a ticket to win! Proceeds benefit East Maui Animal Refuge.
  • Maui Hands – 84 Hana Hwy (579-9245)
    Maui Hands will be raffling off a 19” hammered metal petroglyph turtle by Charles Corda. Tickets will be 5.00 each or 5 for 20.00. All proceeds will go to support La’a Kea Farm. Refreshments served as part of the celebration!

Paia Boutiques

    • Biasa Rose –104 Hana Hwy (579-8602)
      Biasa Rose’s holiday festivities will benefit Maui Humane Society.
    • By the Bay –90 Hana Hwy (579-8340)
      Celebrate with By The Bay! A portion of their proceeds will benefit Maui Humane Society.
    • Lilikoi – 18 Baldwin Ave (579-6055)
      Lilikoi will be donating to the Wings of Aloha program at the Maui Humane Society.
    • Mahina – 23 Baldwin Ave (579-9131)
      Mahina will be raising funds for Women Helping Women! Come out for a great night of shopping and helping stop domestic violence.
    • Moonbow Tropics—36 Baldwin Ave (579-3131)
      Moonbow Tropics will be raising funds for the Boo Boo Zoo
    • Maui Girl Swimwear –12 Baldwin Ave (579-9266)
      Maui Girl Swimwear will be offering 20-50% off the entire store all day
    • Nuage Bleu – 76 Hana Hwy (579-9792)
      Nuage Blue will be giving a raffle ticket for each $5 donation to win one $200 shopping spree or a piece by Hula Hoops Jewelry! All donations benefit their favorite charity, A Keiki’s Dream. Holiday cheer will be served from 4 – 8 pm.
    • Oceania Maui – 120 Hana Hwy, Ste 3 (579-6063)
      Oceania Maui is supporting the Hawaiian Immersion Program at Paia Elementary school with a percentage of every purchase! Join Oceania for the celebration with mimosas!
    • Paia Mercantile –2 Baldwin Ave (579-6388)
      A portion of the day’s sales at Paia Mercantile will benefit the Maui AIDS Foundation.
    • Paia Style –40 Baldwin Ave (575-7327)
      Supporting those in Paia that need it! They will be having a sale with 10% off throughout the entire store.
    • Paia Trading Company – 106 Hana Hwy (579-9472)
      Paia Trading Company will be donating a percentage of sales to the Paia Youth Center.
    • Prospect Paia – 115 Hana Hwy
      Join Prospect Paia for shopping and Holiday refreshments. More importantly they will be giving 20% of their days sales and any donations to Team Trucker. Team Trucker is a campaign to help Trucker Dukes, a little boy from Maui in his fight against an aggressive, late stage cancer.


  • Sophia Grace—36 Baldwin Ave (280-3595)
    Sophia Grace will be donating proceeds to benefit the Dukes family to support Trucker.
  • Tamara Catz Hawaii –83 Hana Hwy (579-9184)
    This year their charity is the “Friend’s of the Children’s Justice Center Maui” which is a non-profit organized to help the children of Maui who are effected by abuse or neglect. From now through December 20the, they are accepting donations of new, unwrapped towys for boy or girls at their store to be donated to the Children’s Justice Center. Anyone in the community can drop off toys. On Saturday, December 20th for Paia Gives, they will be donating 10% of all sales to the Center. They will also be serving cider and chocolates.
  • Wings Hawaii –69 Hana Hwy (579-3110)
    Benefiting Maui Humane Society

The Wings Hawaii Store

Paia Grocery and Wine

  • Mana Foods—49 Baldwin Ave (579-8078)
    For Paia Gives, the Mana Foods bag credit will go to Paia School this month. If a customer brings their own bag they can choose to take $0.05 off their purchase total or donate it to Paia School. Customers can also donate any amount to Paia School at the register when checking out.
  • Wine Corner – 149 Hana Hwy (579-8904)
    The Wine Corner and DaVine Art will be hosting a table in their parking lot for The Paia Youth and Cultural Center. PYCC staff and youth members will sell PYCC hats, cookbooks and other items. They will also hold a raffle for great prize yet to be determined. As part of their tables, Honi Designs Hawaii and Ekahi Sunrise will sell their beautiful jewelry and donate a share of the profits to the PYCC

Paia Home Furnishings

  • Indigo Paia – 149 Hana Hwy (579-9199)
    Raising funds for PYCC’s RadiOpio. Portion of night’s proceeds will benefit Paia Youth and Cultural Center .
  • Pearl –71 Baldwin Ave (579-8899)
    Pearl Butik, along with Maui Children’s Bookstore pop up shop will be donating 10% of the days sales to the La’akea Foundation. Enjoy Pupus,proseco, music and a chance to win a cozy throw. This La’akea Foundation is a residential farm community where youths and adults with intellectual disabilities are part of a thriving community. Pearl will offer extended hours 10-8pm.

Paia Restaurants

    • Flatbread Company, Maui –89 Hana Hwy (579-8989)
      Flarbread will be hosting a special benefit night for Benny, one of Paia’s best friends! Benny has had recent health problems that have left his family struggling to pay all of his medical deals.

  • Milagros Paia, Maui –3 Baldwin Ave (579-8755)
    Milagros will be donating a portion of the day’s proceeds to the Duke Family to support Trucker’s fight against cancer.
  • Rock & Brews Restaurant and Pub Paia—120 Hana Hwy (579-9011)
    Rock & Brews will be donating to Toys for Tots as part of their 12 Days of KISS-mad promotion (12/12-12/23). For every toy they receive they will be giving the donator a $5 gift card to use towards a meal at R&B.

Head to Paia on Saturday December 20th, finish some last minute Holiday Shopping, support island non-profits and have some fun!

Pete Jalbert

Maui Real Estate Blog

Small Business Saturday in Paia Town!

You don’t have to fight the crowds at the Big Box stores in Kahului on Black Friday to find good Holiday presents. Paia town is offering a great opportunity to find great gifts, to support local businesses and to have some fun with their Small Business Saturday Event.

The list below highlights some of the sales, promotions and events happening at the shops, galleries and restaurants of Paia.

  • Aloha Boutique, 90A Hana Hwy –Special Small Business Saturday Sale
  • Art Project Paia, 77 Hana Hwy – 10% off gallery wide
  • Biasa Rose, 104 Hana Hwy–Alchemy Chocolate samples from new organic chocolate line made on Maui. Champagne will be served and a special sale rack for Small Business Saturday!
  • By The Bay, 90 Hana Hwy- Special Small Business Saturday Sale
  • Cesere Brothers, 83 Hana Hwy- 10% off everything in the gallery
  • Flatbread Company, 89 Hana Hwy – 10% off flatbread apparel
  • Hitech Maui, 58 Baldwin Ave–Small Business Saturday Sale
  • Imrie Boutique, 71 Hana Hwy–Receive a free gift with specific purchase amount
  • Indigo, 149 Hana Hwy —CMiya Trunk Show and Sample Sale. New photography from Daniel Sullivan
  • Letarte 24 Baldwin Ave– Bringing in the holiday spirit with Holiday refreshments.
  • Lilikoi, 18 Baldwin Ave.—Discounts on some of your favorites! Open from 9-7
  • Mahina, 23 Baldwin Ave –Select Small Business Saturday Sale Items
  • Mana Foods, 49 Baldwin Ave—Offering 10% off Mana Foods logo wear all day (while supplies last).
  • Mandala Ethnic Arts, 29 Baldwin Ave—20% off everything in the store
  • Maui Girl, 12 Baldwin Ave—20% off storewide
  • Maui Hands, 84 Hana Hwy—Discount on local handmade ornaments
  • Nuage Bleu, 76 Hana Hwy- Our biggest sale of the year! Friday-Sunday. Open til 7pm on Friday and Saturday. Champagne and treats served after 4.
  • Oceania Maui, 96 Hana Hwy – Celebrating Small Businesses with Mimosas! Special guest Jewelry Designer Oceania and AITM Contemporary Master Artist Demien will join us between 11am and 3pm.
  • Paia Mercantile, 2 Baldwin Ave—Buy one piece of clothing, get additional one at 50% off (50% off piece is lower priced item)
  • Paia Style, 40 Baldwin Ave- 10% off storewide, excluding items already on sale, with a donation to our food bank basket.
  • Paia Trading Post, 106 Hana Hwy- 10% off old bottles
  • Pearl Butik, 71 Baldwin Ave –-Special raffle item to be announced. Small Business Saturday Savings. Serving beverages and pupus after 5. DJ Hans and Sasha “Chunx” will be playing music. Open til 8.
  • Prospect, 115 Hana Hwy- Small Business Saturday sale and Holiday refreshments
  • Sailboards Maui, 22 Baldwin Ave –20% off selected items
  • Studio 22k , 161B Hana Hwy– Storewide Sale!
  • Tamara Catz, 83 Hana Hwy- Free silk item (gift with purchase)
  • Wings Hawaii, 69 Hana Hwy—Buy one regular priced item get a second of equal or lesser value at 30% off (not including already discounted sale items) AND 50% off sale rack

Come out to Paia this Saturday to support local businesses and put a good dent in your Christmas shopping!

Pete Jalbert

Maui Real Estate Blog

Fourth Friday Paia October

Tonight is Fourth Friday in Paia Town and it promises to be a good one. With Halloween just around the corner and The Maui Makani Windsurfing Championship happening at Ho’okipa, I imagine the streets will crowded with people in good spirits. Here are some of the activities and sales scheduled for the town’s various shops, galleries and restaurants.

Paia Art Galleries

  • Maui Crafts Guild – Guild Artist Jennifer Throne will have her opening night party from 6:30 to 9:00 with live music, free food and drink. Come by for a chance to meet the artist and view her latest whimsical creations of cats, dogs, mermaids and witches that start out in life as hard shell gourds. 69 Hana Hwy (579-9697)
  • Maui Hands – Live Artist Demonstration, savory pupus, and wine. 84 Hana Hwy (579-9245)
  • Turnbull Fine Art – Anna Good will demonstrating her impressionist work. Poni Brendan and the Troublemakers playing in the courtyard. 137 Hana Hwy (579-9385)

Beauty Services

  • Grace Beauty – Irene Ryding is playing electric harp. Free acupuncture demonstrations and refreshments. 62 Baldwin Ave (579-9779)
  • Thee Salon -We at Thee Salon are so excited about this month’s Fourth Friday!! On October 28th, we are hosting our Freaky Friday costume party from 6pm to 10pm. There will be DJs, performers and a fashion show. 109 Baldwin Ave (579-6333)

Paia Boutiques

  • Agua De Flora – A performance by “The Mill” –great folk/bluegrass. 161 B Hana Hwy (579-3339)
  • Biasa Rose – Store Sale and Trunk Show Friday October 28th, 4-9pm. Sip wine and enjoy homemade desserts while shopping. You’ll love our featured jewelry artist Nina Kuna. 104 Hana Hwy (579-8602)
  • Nuage Bleu – In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we will be donating proceeds from selected sale items to benefit a special community non-profit, Maui Memorial Medical Center Foundation, which provides free mammograms to uninsured women. Pink champagne and sweets will be served from 5 to 8pm. – 76 Hana Hwy (579-9792)
  • Paia Trading Company – Refreshments. 106 Hana Hwy (579-9472)
  • Tamara Catz Boutique – live music and a jewelry trunk show with Adelina A Mare 83 Hana Hwy (579-9184)

Paia Grocery/Wine Stores

  • Mana Foods – Collapsible Bike up for raffle on Fourth Friday. We’ll be displaying the bike inside and selling $1.00 tickets starting a week in advance. The money will go to the Pacific Cancer Foundation. No need to be present to win. From 5:30 – 8:30, The Breadfruit Institute will be raising awareness and fundraising with delicious foods all made out of breadfruit: chips, hummus, salad and frozen pops. 49 Baldwin Ave (579-8078)

Paia Home Furnishings

  • Indigo – Monster Mash! DJ and refreshments.149 Hana Hwy (579-9199)

Paia Inns and Hotels

  • Paia Inn Hotel – Wine, Sushi, and Live Music 7-9pm. 93 Hana Hwy (579-6000)

Paia Restaurants

    • Flatbread-Benefit for the Children of Tawny Yarbrough. A portion of all Flatbread sales we be donated directly to Tawny’s family. There will also be a silent auction held. 5-10 PM
    • Charley’s – At 9pm, check out The Kryptones featuring Danni Girl. 142 Hana Hwy


Paia Services

  • Paia Tattoo Parlor – Day of the Dead themed art show/party, costumes encouraged. Party starts at 7 pm. 120 Hana Hwy (upstairs) (579-8515)

Paia Surf Shops

  • Sailboards Maui – buy 1 housebrand T-shirt get second one half price.” 22 Baldwin Ave (579-8431)

These are the events I am aware of that are happening in Paia tonight. There may well be even more things on tap. I hope everyone has a festive Fourth Friday. It is best to arrive early as parking can be a challenge as the evening progresses.

Pete Jalbert