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Slack Key Show

5900 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Napili Kai Beach Resort, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
+1 808-669-3858
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Charged us twice for our tickets, and they won't refund our $115 double charge....

Hello fellow travellers, after attending the Slack Key Show in Kaanapali, Maui, I thought I would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Victoria, Canada
Good Music

Nice, soft local music. Great guitar playing but geared for a more senior audience. We left at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pauma Valley, California
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The Slack Key Show takes place on Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.M. With master slack-key guitarist George Kahumoku Jr. As host and Peter deAquino as co-host. Each week we feature renowned slack-key guitarists and other Hawaiian musicians (sometimes ukulele, falsetto, or steel guitarists) to share traditional Hawaiian Music with you. Mahalo and hope we will see you at the show!
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hawaiian music” (63 reviews)
“jam session” (29 reviews)
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5900 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Napili Kai Beach Resort, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
+1 808-669-3858
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hello fellow travellers, after attending the Slack Key Show in Kaanapali, Maui, I thought I would be giving it a very good review, however the show organizers have charged us twice for our 2 tickets, and they won't refund the double charges of approximately $115...More

1  Thank LyndaMary33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice, soft local music. Great guitar playing but geared for a more senior audience. We left at intermission because we we're falling asleep.

1  Thank Howie72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I attended this show recently, but was not expecting such a laid back show. Until after intermission, it was a quiet acoustic guitar concert with one musician at a time. The crowd is definitely an older crowd, and we were surprised you...More

Thank Sisters_10
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We have been to the show every year for four years now. Every year is different and we have seen a variety of guest artists, hard to pick a favourite since they are all so talented. We look forward to Wainani’s hula performance and George...More

Thank tkglikesfood
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

What a talented group of Hawaiian musicians - guitars and ukuleles - who employs open tuning which gave us a fascinatingly enjoyable evening. Not to be missed.

Thank Aline D
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The Slack Key show was very enjoyable! Such Incredibly talented musicians. Guest Master Kawika Kahiapo - as well as George Kahumoku, Peter deAquino, Sterling Seaton, Max, Wainani Kealoha. Such Beautiful island music & elegant hula dancing. We arrived early and got to participate in the...More

Thank SeattleBoraBora
Reviewed 12 September 2017

George Kahumoku, Jr. is an acknowledged master of the Hawaiian "slack key" style of guitar, and organizes this weekly show at which he usually performs (unless he's on tour) along with other top-drawer musicians. As an unadvertised bonus, there is usually a hula dancer to...More

3  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived early to get good seats... ended up getting a free "on the spot" ukulele lesson - very fun!!

2  Thank jodihumble
Reviewed 20 July 2017

DH and I had the privilege of attending the Slack Key Show last night (July 19). It featured Jeff Peterson. Nevertheless, all of the performers were wonderful...we especially appreciated Peter DeAquino's mad skills on the ukulele! This is definitely a show worth seeing, it is...More

2  Thank Apassionfortravel11
Reviewed 14 July 2017

George Kahumoku, Jr. and his friends (we saw Peter de Aquino, Sterling Seaton, and Max Angel, along with hula from Wainani Kealoha) present this great slack key guitar and ukulele tour de force, and jam with total aloha. Before the show, young Max Angel had...More

Thank Stan_from_San_Jose
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18 April 2017|
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Response from WorldTravelers1218 | Reviewed this property |
We called ahead to reserve a seat. Tickets were available at the door. We went early after dinner & sat on the front row. This was a fantastic night. Don't miss it, whatever you have to do. Just go. Incredible show.
18 April 2017|
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Response from JoAnn V | Reviewed this property |
I called the show and paid for the tickets over the phone. I think you can purchase online and you can also buy them just before the show. It was not full.