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. 



Surf and Turf Dinner at The Terrace Chef-Crafted
Fridays, 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Savor the bounty of the aina (land) and the moana (ocean) with a tender fillet mignon paired with jumbo shrimp, mashed potatoes, asparagus, mushrooms and a basil & corn compote. Ends October 31, 2014.

$39.95 per guest

Three-Course Dinner at Kai Sushi
Mondays, 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Chef Tadashi Yoshino’s pre-selected favorites for a three-course dinner include savory Chicken Yakitori, fresh sushi combo and a decadent slice of the legendary Ritz-Carlton Cake for dessert. Ends November 30, 2014.

$49 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.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

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.

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.
Three-Course Dinner at Kai Sushi
Mondays, 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Chef Tadashi Yoshino’s pre-selected favorites for a three-course dinner include savory Chicken Yakitori, fresh sushi combo and a decadent slice of the legendary Ritz-Carlton Cake for dessert. Ends November 30, 2014.

$49 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.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

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.

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.
  
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.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

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.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

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.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

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.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

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.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

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.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

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.

Hawaiian Arts & Crafts Displays
Tuesdays and Fridays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Local artisans display their crafts every Tuesday and Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. Featured items include jewelry, Hawaiian maps, hand woven baskets and more.

  
The Early Mapping of Hawaii
Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.
Learn about the early mapping and exploration of Hawaii with our map historian and displayed maps and cartographs that chronicle the first printed maps of Hawaii by Captain James Cook. Located at the lobby level in the Medicinal Garden Breezeway.

Reservations are required; meets at The Ambassadors Hale.

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