Kapalua Wine and Food Festival 2024

Welcome to the 43rd Annual

Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 

JUNE 6-9, 2024


The Kapalua Wine & Food Festival at the award-winning Kapalua Resort is a weekend of culinary delights, premium and hard to find wines and celebration of the good life. Celebrity Chef Charlie Palmer along with other industry notables, join us to honor and celebrate our Love for Lahaina with special guests and fundraising opportunities throughout the weekend.


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Kapalua Wine and Food Festival 2023


Elevate your experience with a Festival Pass including exclusive VIP functions and offerings.

Kapalua Wine and Food Festival 2023


2024 welcomes Celebrity Chefs Charlie Palmer and Maneet Chauhan along with several not to miss Wine Tasting Seminars.

Kapalua Wine and Food Festival 2023


Premium wines with fabulous indulgences from Kapalua Resort restaurants and friends. Enjoy live island-style music.

The Ritz-Carlton Maui Kapalua outdoor dinner


Reserve from an array of unforgettable, intimate winemaker dinners, afternoon tasting and/or Sunday Champagne brunch.


A special Mahalo to all of our event Sponsors and Partners who help make this signature event a favorite among locals and visitors alike.


Host Hotel

Southwest Airlines


Fiji Water
Petrossian Caviar
Fiji Water
Grace Under Pressure
Fiji Water


The Somm Journal
Maui No Ka Oi Magazine

Benefitting Charities – 2023

UH Maui College Culinary Arts Program
Chef Hui
Aloha Wine Foundation

2023 Event Photo Highlights

Welcoming Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter Jason Arcilla 

Jason Arcilla will headline The Grand Tasting Gala on Saturday, June 8th  6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Known for his remarkable journey on NBC's The Voice Season 24, Arcilla is a Maui-based musician, singer-songwriter, and producer. Infusing R&B with...

Celebrity Chef Cooking Demonstrations Return

The event is thrilled to bring back the coveted Celebrity Chef Cooking Luncheons featuring renowned chefs Charlie Palmer and Maneet Chauhan. Taste four courses of deliciousness and highly prized wines in these fun and interactive lunches.  Chef Charlie Palmer will...

Podcast with Michael Jordan

The Maui No Ka Oi & SilverShark Media Podcast Listen on APPLE or SPOTIFY  Tags on IG / Twitter:  @silversharkjay LinkedIn:  @JasonEvans 

Virtual Tastings Videos Are Now Available

Its not too late to view the KWFF Virtual Tastings! For those of you that were able to join-in last weekend – it was a great first run of KWFF's Virtual Tastings! If you couldn't attend, you can view the videos from the tastings with the below links. We look forward...

Jackson Family Wines Virtual Experiences

Mark your calendar for the following virtual events from Jackson Family Wines: Kendall-Jackson Sundays @ 4:00PM PST Virtual Tasting - At Home with Kendall-Jackson Instagram @kjwines | Facebook: www.facebook.com/kjwines La Crema Fridays @ 4:00PM PST Sips & Tips...

KWFF Partner Maui Jim Heros

In times of adversity, heroes emerge from unexpected places. We’re looking to honor those heroes, and are asking you to help. If someone you know has stepped up and acted heroically, we want you to nominate them to receive a free pair of Maui Jim sunglasses. We’ll be...

Enjoy Virtual Tasting Fun from Kobrand!

Enjoy Virtual Tasting Fun from Kobrand!

Chef Aarón Sánchez Announced as Featured Celebrity Chef

Food Network favorite, Chef Aarón Sánchez has been announced as one of the celebrity chefs appearing at the 2020 Kapalua Wine & Food Festival.

2019 Seafood Festival Best of The Fest Winners

The 2019 winners of Maui No Ka Oi Magazine’s Best of the Fest are: Gold: Rock Salt at Sheraton Shrimp Andouille Sausage Gumbo Croquettes - Seared Kaua’i Prawn Silver: Gannon’s Kung Pau Kona Kampachi (Pictured) Fan Favorite: Banyan Tree, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua Lump...

Celebrity Chef Stephen Stryjewski Joins Us in 2019

Kapalua Wine & Food Festival is proud to announce Chef Stephen Stryjewski, one of New Orleans hottest chefs, will be one of the headliner celebrity chefs for the 2019 event.

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What’s happening with the festival & friends