Maui Salt and Sage: Three Big Events


Talk Story Session with Surf Filmmaker Taylor Steele

Today at 6 PM - 8 PM

at The Surfjack

In partnership with Honolulu Museum of Art's annual Honolulu Surf Film Festival, the Surfjack presents a special “Talk Back” session with director Taylor Steele, exploring his career and the future of surf filmmaking.

Named one of surfing's “Ten Most Influential People” by Surfer, Taylor's two decades of experience and 25 award-winning films continue to challenge and redefine the ways we see, think about and experience the art of surfing. His production company Poor Specimen has launched the careers of some of surfing’s most influential figures and has played a role in the success of musicians such as Blink-182, Pennywise, and Jack Johnson.

His film Proximity, will premiere on July 1 of the Surf Film Festival.

Maui Taiko's 20th Anniversary Concert

Location: Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center

Tickets: $20 (plus applicable fees)

Tickets on sale Friday, May 26

Twenty years ago, Maui Taiko was formed by the descendants of Japanese immigrants in the hopes of perpetuating a centuries-old drumming tradition.

Now blossomed into a performance troupe that entertains thousands of residents and visitors on Maui annually, the group invites you to celebrate with them and their friends: Uneme Daiko (Koriyama, Japan), Marco Leinhard –Taikoza (New York), Nakayama & Maui Minyo Kai (Maui), and nationally acclaimed, San Jose Taiko.