Valentine’s Day – Maui Style

While there may not be any new sweethearts (candy) this year, there are still plenty of ways to express your affection for the one you love. There’s something for everyone on Maui this Valentine’s Day – whether you’re with your one and only or you’re a lonely only. Here are a few events taking place across the island.

BOOZY DESSERTS COOKING CLASS

Sugar Beach Events, Kihei

Bringing your two favorite indulgences together, booze and dessert. Chef Lee Anderson and Pastry Chef Melanie Roy from Sugar Beach Events will share their recipes for delicious alcohol-infused sweet treats. Whether incorporating Kahlua, whiskey, champagne, or tequila as essential ingredients, you and your loved one will love making these treats first in class, then at home. The class includes a family style dinner before gorging on amazing desserts. The class is offered February 13th and 14th. Click here to book.

COUPLE’S GETAWAY AT THE SPA

Spa Montage, Kapalua

Reserve a couples treatment on Valentine’s Day and receive a complimentary gift. The Kerstin Florian gift set includes an eucalyptus mineral soak, chamomile body scrub, fub balm and rehydrating Neroli water. Promotion is also valid to individuals who redeem two or more treatments on Valentine’s Day. Click here for more information.

VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER

Sansei, Kapalua

Sansei in Kapalua is offering a special Valentine’s Day menu full of incredible delicacies at prices you’ll love. What’s more romantic than some sushi and a deal? Chef Masa’s omakase nigiri sushi platter is offered at $48.95 and wagyu beef carpaccio with truffle ginger scallion sauce for $15.95. The New Zealand rack of lamb with miso bleu cheese sauce, garlic mashed potatoes, and braised baby bok choy for $38.95 or the macadamia nut and chocolate chip bread pudding with caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream for just $9.50. Click here for details.

VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER CRUISE

Pacific Whale Foundation, Lahaina

Romance will be in the air and in the sea this Valentine’s Day aboard a very special Pacific Whale Foundation sunset dinner cruise. Passengers aboard the Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise will enjoy a delicious three-course dinner, cocktails, live music, dramatic views of the West Maui Mountains and the islands of Maui County, and the unparalleled beauty of a sunset at sea. You’ll even be able to watch for the spouts of courting humpback whales as you raise a toast to the power of love. Our attentive staff will provide tableside service of a delicious meal, with each plate prepared by our onboard chef. Click here to book.

SPECIAL WILLIE K VALENTINE’S DAY DINNER SHOW

Mulligan’s on the Blue, Wailea

A beautiful Wailea scene, three-course steak and lobster dinner, champagne, and music, what a treat. Brooks Maguire will open the show starting at 5:30pm, then Uncle Willie K hits the stage at 7:30pm. $100/person (inside table); $75/person (outside table); $50/children (under 18). Reservations are required via phone. Mulligan’s on the Blue’s website is here.

Not-so-Lonely-Only Events

SPEED DATING

Paia Bay Coffee, Paia

GonderGirl is hosting Valentine’s Day speed dating at Paia Bay Coffee Bar that is sure to be fun regardless of whether you meet your forever match. Starts at 7pm. For detail and to register click here.

SCREW CUPID PARTY

Diamonds Ice Bar & Grill, Kihei

If you’re feeling like love stinks this year, have a drink and celebrate the single life at Diamonds Ice Bar & Grill in Kihei. There will be a speed dating competition upstairs in the VIP room starting at 8pm, then Soul Easy will start jamming at 10pm. Prizes will be given and there will be 30 percent off drinks for industry night! No cover. Click here for Diamond’s website.

STOP LIGHT PARTY

VIBE Bar & Nightclub, Kihei

Taken? Single? Complicated? There’s a cup for that. Vibe Bar and Nightclub is hosting a Stop Light Party where you can boldly display your status. Power Hour is from 7-8pm with half-off drinks. DJ Pash_Sean and #BabyMonkSeals will be spinning house, EDM, top 40 and dubstep jams from 9pm-closing. No cover. VIBE Bar’s website is here.