Celebrating the thousands of humpback whales that migrate to Maui each winter. Maui is the principal mating and calving area of humpback whales in the United States. Through fun and educational events, the Maui Whale Festival raises awareness about these cherished marine mammals and inspires care for the vital and unique whale habitat of Maui County.
2014 Maui Whale Festival Events
One of Maui's most popular events for 34 years, World Whale Day is a free, all-day celebration that honors the humpback whales that come to Maui each winter. Hosted by the nonprofit Pacific Whale
Runners and walkers, adults and kids, residents and visitors are invited to take part in this popular race -- one of Maui's largest fun runs and walking events. The Run and Walk for the Whales