THE RITZ-CARLTON, KAPALUA

1 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii 96761 USA
Phone:  +1 (808) 669-6200   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



As each new day dawns on Maui, opportunities abound. Spend your days and evenings at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua undertaking unique new experiences, visiting island attractions, savoring fine cuisine or simply enjoying the warmth of the island. Treat yourself to as much or as little as you choose. It's completely up to you. 



Holiday Festivities
December 23 – 31, 2014
For a complete list of holiday activities at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua please click here.

New Year’s Eve Chef’s Interactive Pa‘ina (Party)
December 31, 2014 – New Year’s Eve
The Terrace – 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Guests seeking endless options can indulge in a lavish buffet of island-inspired tapas interactive chef stations – complemented by traditional Hawaiian music and hula. Guests will be presented with festive party favors. Children 12 and under are complimentary with each paying adult.

$125 per adult; $62.50 for teens 13 – 17 (exclusive of tax and gratuity)
Reservations recommended. Please call (808) 669-6200.

Click here for menu.

New Year’s Eve Dinner
December 31, 2014 – New Year’s Eve
The Banyan Tree

Ring in a New Year with sophisticated fare at The Banyan Tree, offering gourmands a four-course menu, as well as a limited a la carte menu. Live entertainment by Raw Silk and festive party favors will set the stage for a memorable celebration.

$130 per person (exclusive of tax and gratuity)
Reservations recommended. Please call (808) 669-6200.

Click here for menu.

Alaloa Lounge New Year’s Eve Celebration
December 31, 2014 – Alaloa Lounge
New Year’s Eve Celebration from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. featuring a Hawaiian duo and hula dancers, followed by a live band at 8 p.m. Pricing TBD

New Year’s Countdown Celebrations For Children
December 31, 2014 - Ambassadors Hale
Children 5 and older start their New Year’s Eve night with a fun Keiki Pa’ina (party) dinner buffet at the Ambassadors Hale. After dinner they venture out for a guided night hike followed by a New Year’s Eve celebration with dancing, games, movies, face painting, snacks and sparkling cider with a fun dessert surprise! Cost is $150 inclusive of the dinner. Children must be escorted to the Ambassadors Hale no later than 6 p.m. and picked up by 1 a.m. at the centrally located Ambassadors Keiki Room 2402.

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

*Not available December 6, 2014

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Football Sunday Special Menu at the Pool Bar & Cafe
Sundays
Enjoy special pricing on a Tailgate Sampler or Extra Point menu items starting at 11 a.m. Bar service begins at 9 a.m. For more details, click here.
Hyundai Tournament of Champions
January 8 - 12, 2015
Where Champions Come to Play

Experience the opportunity to play with a PGA TOUR Champion. A limited number of pro-am packages will be available. For more information call 808-665-9160 or email ncrossmaui@gmail.com.

For the latest on ticket information, click here.

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Celebration of the Arts
May 8 - 10, 2015
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua will convene Hawaii’s most reputable artisans, educators, cultural practitioners, speakers and entertainers, May 8-10, during the 23rd Annual Celebration of the Arts. Hands-on art, demonstrations, films, cultural panels, music and dance will act as the common ground to allow visitors and residents the opportunity to interact and enjoy the “Number 1 rated cultural event” according Hawaii Modern Luxury magazine.

For details, please visit www.celebrationofthearts.org.
  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Kapalua Wine & Food Festival
June 11 - 14, 2015
A collaboration of Kapalua Resort partners creating a new spin on the longest running food and wine event in the USA. This celebration of epicurean excellence will convene the finest in food and wine and embrace all things Hawaiian – notably – the fabulous culinary bounty on Maui and here at the world-renowned Kapalua Resort.

For details and ticket information, please visit www.kapaluawineandfood.com.
  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Kona Lobster Night at The Terrace Chef-Crafted
Fridays, 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Indulge with a Kona lobster a la carte grilled to perfection and complemented by an edamame succotash drizzled with a coconut ginger lobster glacé. Ends September 1, 2014.

$29.95 per guest (while supplies last)

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

Kona Lobster Night at The Terrace Chef-Crafted
Fridays, 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Indulge with a Kona lobster a la carte grilled to perfection and complemented by an edamame succotash drizzled with a coconut ginger lobster glacé. Ends September 1, 2014.

$29.95 per guest (while supplies last)

  
Ai Pono ‘Eat Well’
Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Enliven your culinary senses by joining one of our resort chef’s on a complimentary interactive tour of our Chef’s Gardens. Learn how to cultivate herbs and spices while gaining insider information by a culinary professional. This educational adventure encourages healthy living for a sustainable future. The tour begins at the herb garden by the lower pool deck and concludes at the Ambassadors center. Reservations are required.

Na Mea Makamae…The Treasures of These Islands
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Discuss the treasures among the Hawaiian Islands and learn about Hawaiian wellness philosophies & medicinal herbs while discovering their ancient uses. This “walk & talk” also includes an introduction to the artwork by famed local artists featured throughout the resort. Meets in the Medicinal Gardens.

Sense of Place
Fridays, 10 a.m.
A Sense of Place begins with the presentation of the award-winning documentary Then There Were None followed by a discussion of the history and subjects discussed in the film. A guided walking tour of the Honokahua Preservation Site explains its significance to ancient Hawaiians and its’ role today. Location may vary, please confirm with Front Desk.

  
Ocean Features
Saturdays, 3 p.m.
Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society teaches that “Protect the Ocean and you Protect Yourself”. Through a variety of cultural and environmental documentary films, learn what you can do to make a difference in your community and the world. Educational films vary from marine mammal focused to the preservation and exploration of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (a National Monument since 2006) and how to reduce the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”. Featured at Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

Give Back Getaways
Third Saturday of every month
The Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism program offers our guests an exceptional opportunity to combine volunteer work with travel and give back to the community in a way that is meaningful to them and to the lives of others. Participating in an authentic, half-day local community experience, guests will work alongside our Ritz-Carlton employees in a Community Footprints social or environmental project. The Give Back Getaways® voluntourism experience is unique to each destination and designed to make a lasting contribution. All profits from the Ritz-Carlton Give Back Getaways® voluntourism programs are donated to the partner organizations. 

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua offers Malama Ka Aina once a month to support Give Back Getaways. Naturalists of Ambassadors of the Environment and guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua support local conservation efforts while exploring the remnants of a once vibrant pineapple growing community where life, land, and water are all vitally important. We assist in saving the reefs of the famed Honolua Bay Marine Preserve by re-planting native species to restore a once dry-mesic forest. All participants learn how soil erosion and runoff affect our living reefs and how these volunteer efforts are contributing to the areas preservation. This incredible experience are led by experts on the local floral, fauna, and culture, and proceeds of donation support the efforts of Mālama Kahalawai, Inc., a 501-c-3 organization dedicated to the conservation of the West Maui Mountains pristine watershed areas.

$25 donation per guest

 
December 15 - April 15: Zodiac Whale Watch with Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment

Get up close and personal with our ultimate whale watch! Our fast, safe and comfortable Zodiac ensures every seat is front row and with expert narration from our naturalists, this is an adventure you can’t miss. Please call for age and participation requirements. $99 per guest, available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

Reserve your whale watch today by calling 808-665-7292.

Enjoy the Holidays in Paradise  
Let The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua inspire your holiday season alongside dramatic ocean views, warm island breezes and swaying coconut palms. From festive celebrations to family-friendly activities and unique gourmet experiences, we invite you to create holiday memories at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua that will last a lifetime for your family. Click here for details.