Your Hawaiian adventure won’t be complete without going to one of the top luaus on Maui. A Hawaiian luau is a traditional celebration of Polynesian culture through food, music and dance. Typically, a luau begins with Polynesian activities such as ulumaika (an ancient Hawaiian bowling game), hula dancing, kapa printing and more. Then, the imu celebration begins, which is the unearthing of the kalu pig.
Authentic Hawaiian cuisine is served at sunset, featuring poi, lomi salmon, kalua pig, poke and haupia dessert. To end the night, there are performances of traditional Polynesian dance, kahiko (traditional Hawaiian hula), drumming and fire dancing. Luaus on Maui sell out fast, so make sure to book a table for your family, friends or partner in advance. Mahalo, and enjoy the show!
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Luau Near Wailea
Te Au Moana Wailea Marriott Oceanfront Luau & Fire Knife Show
Location: Wailea Beach Marriott
Luaus Near Kaanapali and Lahaina
Drums of the Pacific Luau
Location: Hyatt Regency Maui
Price: Starting at $395
Old Lahaina Luau — Maui's Most Authentic Hawaiian Luau Dinner & Show
Location: Old Lahaina Luau
Feast at Lele Lahaina Beachfront Luau & Dinner Show
Location: Feast at Lele
Price: Starting at $176
Myths of Maui Royal Lahaina Luau with Open Bar
Location: Royal Lahaina Resort
Price: Starting at $141
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