Updated: October 6, 2022
Wailuku First Friday (WFF) takes place this Friday, July 6, 2018. This free family event will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on historic Market Street. The Wailuku First Friday event showcases dozens of artisans, handmade crafters and food vendors. This month Wailuku will be celebrating 10 Years of Maui Thing.
WFF will feature the following live music and entertainment:
Maui Thing Stage 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
KOA – Hawaiian Music Quartet
Banyan Tree Stage 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Other WFF highlights on Market Street include:
Fresh Island Art Gallery
Painting and Artwork by Sean Baba
The Work of Ceramicist Sookie Kunst
“Bucks for Ducks” Rubber Ducky Fundraiser for Maui Friends of the Library
New Artwork Opening Reception
Child Passenger Safety Demonstrations
And of course, great food booths and trucks, crafts and other treats!
Wailuku First Friday is a free community street party, held from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., with Market Street closed to vehicle traffic from 5:30 p.m. Vendors, merchants and entertainers are reminded that Market Street closes at 5:30 p.m. For the safety of all participants, everyone’s kokua is appreciated.
Signage will remind the public that no cars will be allowed on Market Street during the event. Cars left parked on the street during the event will be ticketed. Maui Medical Group offers free parking during Wailuku First Friday at the facility’s lot, located near the Main/High Street intersection. The Vineyard Street parking exit will close at 9:00 p.m. Patrons can exit the lot onto Main Street after 9:00 p.m.
Check out Maui Friday Town Parties at www.MauiFridays.com for information on the County of Maui’s Office of Economic Development program.