Official Newsletter . November 2011 . Volume 2, Issue 11
RESTAURANT WEEK WAILEA, NOVEMBER 6 - 12 This month marks the return of Wailea Resort’s tasteful dinner promotion, “Restaurant Week Wailea.” This celebration of the area’s finest cuisine will take place at 16 participating Wailea resort restaurants, including KAI Wailea, Longhi’s, Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar. Each three-course, pre-fixed menu is just $29, $39 or $49 per person (depending on restaurant, beverages, tax and gratuity not included), and some restaurants have enhanced the promotion by creating wine pairings to enjoy with your meal at a special price. Hungry yet? For full details, including a list of participating restaurants and menu selections, visit WaileaResortAssociation.com.
LIFE IS SWEET ON NOVEMBER 19 The “Life is Sweet” dessert showcase and fundraiser for Best Buddies Hawai‘i returns to The Shops at Wailea on Saturday, November 19 (2-6pm). The second-annual outing will put culinary masters from a dozen Wailea restaurants and resorts against each other, vying for top honors and the title of “Wailea’s signature dessert” for 2012. Actress Maureen McCormick, best known as Marcia Brady from TV’s The Brady Bunch, will return as event judge and emcee. Each $50 ticket includes full access, tastings of each dessert, food and wine sampling, entertainment and more. For more information visit BestBuddiesHawaii.org or call 242-6962.
ADJUST YOUR (ICE CREAM) SOCIAL CALENDAR The monthly “Merchant Ice Cream Social” as hosted by the general manager is now to be held the third Friday of each month. Next event is November 18. RSVP is required. Call the management office 891-6770 or email email@example.com.
LETTER FROM THE G.M. We are pleased to announce The Shops at Wailea and Morris Visitor Publications will host approximately 75 of South Maui’s premier concierge professionals on November 3rd for our 10th-annual concierge appreciation event. The evening will again include a dine-around at Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Longhi’s, KAI Wailea and Cheeseburger Island Style, and culminate in an indulgent dessert round at Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar. Each attendee will additionally participate in a shop around, visiting our various merchants and service providers. To wrap up the evening, concierges who demonstrate their knowledge of the center will be eligible for an assortment of merchant gifts, including one in a little blue box from Tiffany & Co. This will be a fun, educational and overall great time that not only acknowledges the support of our concierge community in the past, but also assures our center stays top-of-mind as they interface with our valuable visitor market going forward. Aloha, Robert “Bob” Dye General Manager, CB Richard Ellis
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT KOA WOOD WATCHES The craftsmen at Martin & MacArthur are proud to feature the first and only koa wood watches in Hawai‘i, made with solid Martin & MacArthur private stock koa, selected from private plantations on the island of Hawai‘i. Features include quartz movement, hypoallergenic, water resistant. Available at The Shops at Wailea Martin & MacArthur location. 891-8844
WAILEA ON WEDNESDAYS Each Wednesday is highlighted by gallery receptions, artist appearances and one-night-only shop and restaurant specials. All are welcome to enjoy free live entertainment in the center’s lower courtyard under the stars from 6:30 to 8pm. We proudly showcase the best performers in Hawai’i each week ... see listing below for this month’s schedule!
NOVEMBER LINE-UP Erin Smith November 2nd Chief Fia Fia & the Polynesian Village Performers November 9th Bobby Moderow, Jr. November 16th
CJ “Boom” Helekahi November 23rd
Michael Kollwitz & Mika November 30th
MANAGER OF THE MONTH LARRY CAFIERO of SUNGLASS HUT just celebrated his third year with Sunglass Hut in Wailea. After visiting for over 20 years he and his wife Ginny moved to Maui in 2005 from southern California where he was working as a telecom executive. When not working, Larry can be found on one of Maui’s beautiful beaches or riding his Harley-Davidson around the Valley Isle.
PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT HOLIDAY ALOHA SHIRTS Embroidered, holiday-themed aloha wear from Tori Richard has arrived at The Shops at Wailea Tori Richard location. 891-8633
NOVEMBER PROMOTIONS THE COS BAR
NOV. 25 - DEC. 3 . TRIBUTE TO GLAMOUR WEEK Join in this week-long celebration of our loyal customers, featuring the top brands in cosmetics. Get in on gift-withpurchase promotions from Dior, Bobbi Brown, Amore Pacific, Revive, Art of Shaving and more, plus enter to win gift baskets and other prizes. Other activities include in-store artistry showcases from Chanel, Laura Mercier, signature facials from La Prairie and more. Appointments are limited. Call for details and scheduling. 891-9448
HONOLUA SURF CO.
EVERY WEDNESDAY . “WOW” SALE (5pm - Close) 20% off any Honolua product. Mention “WOW” at purchase. 891-8229
ENCHANTRESS BOUTIQUE / FIFI & BOOTZIE
NOV. 2 . FIRST WEDNESDAY IN WAILEA (6 - 10pm) Enjoy cocktails, couture, chocolate, make-up touch ups, & more. EVERY WEDNESDAY . 10% OFF “WOW” SALE (6 - 10pm) 875-1121 / 891-6360
CONCIERGE EVENT The Shops at Wailea will host 75 of Maui’s premier concierge professionals for a night of food, fun and familiarization with our center Thursday, November 3. The 10th-annual event has become one of our signature visitor industry outreach efforts, assuring we stay top-of-mind with these frontline professionals and keeping them abreast of our newest merchants, menus and more. For more information, reach out to the management office at 891-6770.
CRAZY SHIRTS Receive an art poster by Crazy Shirts artist Eric Robison with any purchase over $25. Limited quantity, while supplies last. 875-6435
MARTIN & MACARTHUR NOVEMBER SPECIALS . WEDNESDAY-ONLY “WOW” special after 6pm Free koa gift with purchase of $50 or more. Must mention you saw offer in this newsletter. . Martin and MacArthur Koa Coasters: Buy 5 get a 6th free. . 30% off Martin & MacArthur koa earrings. ARTISTS APPEARING EVERY WEDNESDAY 6 - 8PM . Pam Peterson of Kaha Designs Jewelry: island inspired handmade ceramic and glass earrings and pins made in upcountry Maui . Barabara Chung of Palapala Designs Fabric: handmade block print pillow shams, table runners and placemats with traditional Hawaiian themes . Representatives from Maui Sun Tea 891-8844
LAHAINA GALLERIES MEET THE ARTISTS AT ‘ART NIGHT’ Nov. 2: Steve Turnbull . Nov. 9: Dario Campanile Nov. 16: Ronaldo Macedo . Nov. 23 & Nov. 30: The Twins
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