Traditional Hawaiian Luau & Feast
Come... Join us for warm tradewinds and warmer smiles at the Old Lahaina Luau..."The Best Luau in Maui."
Journey back in time as you celebrate the true customs, a delicious "all-you-can-eat" feast, open premium bar and of course, the award winning performance of the original song, music and dance of Hawaii.
Held nightly at the only private seaside village, this indisputable "Best Maui Luau" is reminiscent of old Hawaii and days gone by. Thatched roofed buildings, swaying palms, flickering tiki torches and a dazzling Hawaiian sunset create the perfect ambience for your evening in paradise.
An enduring quality of the Old Lahaina Luau that continues to establish and surpass all industry standards is the celebrated Dinner...A Hawaiian Feast in every sense of the word.
Two open-air serving buffet stations, one on either side of the venue, welcomes each guest with convenient access to the mouthwatering array of Pacific Rim and Hawaiian style foods. An abundant display of regional and traditional cuisine that is sure to leave everyone full and content.
Premium open bar "table service" is available throughout the evening.
From the moment you arrive at the Old Lahaina Luau and the island's only private seaside village, you know this is going to be a very special time in paradise.
You're gracious hosts' welcome you with a fresh flower orchid lei and a cool tropical beverage as several of the performing hula dancers pose with you for a keepsake photo.
After being escorted to your reserved seats, stroll around the beautiful landscaped gardens while a trio of Hawaiian musicians play faintly in the background.
Local arts and crafts are on display and demonstrated, including; Hawaiian games, great for keiki's (children), tiki carving, lei making, basket weaving, hula lessons and Poi Pounding, the making of Poi.
Then, just before the great feast (dinner) and the festivities of the evening begin, gather around the Imu (Hawaiian underground oven) as the ever tasty Kalua pig is unearthed from a full day of slow roasting.
As the sun sets softly into the azure blue pacific, the central entertainment of the Old Lahaina Luau begins.
Through the legendary song, music and dance of the islands, this unique and awe-inspiring Hawaiian luau tells the story of its people from past to present. Portrayed with great respect and reverence for those that came before, prepare to be immersed in a musical journey, rich in Hawaii's true culture and boundless history;
• Ote’a – The program begins with the early migration of the Polynesians as they voyage the Pacific to their new home, the islands of Hawaii.
• Kahiko – The ancient Hula offered a means of communicating with the gods. Together with chanting and traditional implements, this phase of the show offers admiration to ancestors and earlier times.
• Merrie Monarch – The missionaries brought many changes to the style and technique of Hawaiian hula dancing while it also celebrates the era of King Kalakaua.
• ‘Auana – The modern Hula dance was persuaded by immigrants and the arrival of tourism. Dancers tell their stories with graceful movements, alluring eyes and lovely hula hands.
Filled with the spirit of Aloha, the Old Lahaina Luau is the ideal evening of genuine Hawaiiana. This time-honored best Maui luau is sure to be the highlight of your Maui vacation experience.
All seating at the Old Lahaina Luau is reserved. The earlier your reservation, the better your seating. Since there is no pre-payment required (simply a credit card to hold the reservation), plan now for best seats then pay the day of your event.
The Old Lahaina Luau offers two unique styles of seats. The performance area is a complete circle and slightly elevated. Seating is in a crescent shape (half-circle) around the show stage.
The very first row is Traditional Seating where you will be seated at low tables on mats and pillows. Guests consider this style of seating very Hawaiiana, offering optimum stage presence.
Directly behind the front row is the Standard Table & Chair Seating. Three tiers (3-levels), of superb viewing in this theatre-type arrangement and no looking through heads. Very comfortable teak table & chairs makes this choice extremely popular. Highchairs available.
Old Lahaina Luau discounts are available for group gatherings that meet certain criteria. Please contact us directly for discount ticket information. 877-661-1188
Please be aware of other Lahaina Luau promoters offering discount coupons. They are not associated with nor honored by the Old Lahaina Luau. Mahalo!
"The private seaside village for the Old Lahaina Luau is perfect. Much more intimate than the hotel luaus"
"Without question, the Old Lahaina Luau is one of the best things to do in Maui."
"Don't be confused by any other Lahaina Luau. There's only one authentic Hawaiian Luau and the Old Lahaina is it!"
"The perfect addition to our Maui wedding was the rehearsal dinner at the Old Lahaina Luau."
"Best Hula Dancers. Best Polynesian dancing...period."