The 2013 Maui Fair will open with the traditional parade along Ka'ahumanu Avenue in Kahului at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, and will continue with rides, food, first-rate entertainment and more through the evening of Sunday, Oct. 6, at the fairgrounds in Wailuku.
Maui Fair officials have announced that Clyde Sakamoto, chancellor of University of Hawai'i Maui College, will serve as Honorary Fair Director this year.
"The Maui Fair Board is pleased to honor Mr. Sakamoto for his significant community contributions," said Maui Fair Managing Director Sherri Grimes. "Being the largest single event of the year on the island, this honor gives the Maui Fair the opportunity to express its appreciation to an individual in our community."
“A Timeless Tradition”
91st Maui Fair · October 3–6, 2013
From its beginnings in 1916, the Maui Fair has become "A Timeless Tradition." It attracts locals and visitors alike to enjoy an alcohol-free, smoke-free and drug-free family-oriented educational event that features multicultural food, first-rate entertainment, E.K. Fernandez Joy Zone, plus horticulture, bonsai, livestock, homemaking, and photo and art exhibits and competitions.
Find unique and innovative products in the Commercial Exhibit and Hawai'i Products Tents, and visit the Events Arena for how-to demonstrations, the popular Chili Cook-Off and lots more interactive fun.