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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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Wonderful Slack Key Concert Last Night!

DH and I had the privilege of attending the Slack Key Show last night (July 19). It featured Jeff... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Toronto, Canada
Great musicians and dedicated to preserving the art

George Kahumoku, Jr. and his friends (we saw Peter de Aquino, Sterling Seaton, and Max Angel, along... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Jose, 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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
5900 Lower Honoapiilani Rd, Napili Kai Beach Resort, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
+1 808-669-3858
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Reviewed yesterday

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw Slack Key Show with my wife with Bobby Ignano, George Kahumoku Jr and Peter deAquino. Musicians were great. Music was great, especially blues music. Small crowd at Napili Kai, which was 1 hour drive from Wailea where we were staying. I felt we had...More

Thank Sunfamily123
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to the Slack Key Show at the Naplili Kai Beach Resort in June 2017. On the night that we attended, we got to see 4 time Grammy Award winner George Kahumkoku, Jr. You will enjoy this 2 hour performance by...More

Thank swb0101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were unfamiliar with any of the artists who were scheduled to perform, but now we are big fans! Such lovely music, vocal and instrumental, and the hula performances were an unexpected bonus. We purchased one CD during intermission, and will be on the lookout...More

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended this show based on the great reviews we read. Let me preface this by saying it was likely OUR fault that my review is not completely stellar. The musicians were effortlessly talented and charming and everyone associated was really cool and warm. Be...More

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GeorgeKahumokuJr, Owner at Slack Key Show, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha Molliechristie, Sorry you did not have a great experience at the Slack Key Show last Wednesday night. A lot of folks bring cocktails up from the Sea House Restaurant Bar to accompany the show. Sorry it was not made clear that this was an...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In June for the last 20 years, George puts on a guitar, ukulele, hula, Hawaiian workshop. Tonight they had the teachers perform. Great music with energy. Special hula dances. Highly recommended

Thank sjordan93436
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Slack key is not my main musical interest, but this is an exceptional show... The quiet unassuming George Kahumoku Jr hosts and plays his beautiful and unique 12 string to open the show. His 4 Grammy Awards for Compilation CDs featuring many of the other...More

Thank JimB_from_AUS
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We have never gone to a slack key show before, but we like the sound when we have heard it so we thought we would give it a try. I am glad we did because we loved it. Led Kaapana and all the others on...More

Thank 900leighann
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What a great show!! We got to see one of my favorite musicians Ledward Kaapana - he is So good. A nice, small venue where you can easily find the opportunity to talk to the musicians at the intermission or at the end. Also there...More

Thank Mark S
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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.