Maui Nui Luau in Lahaina, HI

Sheraton Maui ResortLahaina, HI 96761
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Located on the beachfront along Kaanapali Beach, Maui Nui Luau at Black Rock offers an authentic Hawaiian ceremony and buffet for guests of all ages. The luau features some of the best in Hawaiian and Polynesian entertainment, including an amazing fire knife dance, a Pu’u Keka’a cliff dive and more. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat feast and an open bar during the show.

up to 3 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Lahaina Travel Experts
  • Enjoy live Hawaiian music, on-stage demonstrations and an incredible Polynesian dance show.
  • Witness a traditional Hawaiian imu ceremony.
  • Bring your appetite for an all-you-can-eat feast, including Kalua pork straight from the imu.
  • Luau lasts approximately 3 hours.
  • Start and end times subject to crowd size and weather.
  • Self-parking is free with validation. Valet parking is available for $5 with validation.


from Maui Nui Luau
Join the Tihati cast on a spectacular voyage through the South Pacific during the Maui Nui Luau at the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa. An exciting and colorful presentation of the Polynesians from Hawaii, Tahiti, Fiji, Rarotonga, New Zealand and Samoa, set to pulsating and syncopated drum beats. From the celebrative festival dances of Tahiti, the fierce warrior dances of Fiji, the exotic hypnotizing dances of the Tuamotus, the legendary dance of the Tahitian princess Tiare to the intriguing fireknife dance of Samoa. For those in love, dance with a loved one during the Hawaiian Wedding song.

The Maui Nui Luau (formerly the Kaanapali Sunset Luau) takes place right at the edge of Kaanapali's famous Black Rock Point. Watch daring youth leap and dive from the point as the sun sets amidst gorgeous views of Lanai and Molokai at this Maui luau grounds.

Luau events include:
  • Lei greeting, cocktails, Hawaiian music, Hawaiian games and activities, and a traditional Imu ceremony
  • Delicious Hawaiian-style dinner buffet
  • A Polynesian performance and show by Tihati Productions including the spectacular fire knife dance

The delicious full-service dinner buffet includes three courses, beverages and an open bar. Menu items include the following.

Salad Selections:
  • Hawaiian-style Ahi Poke
  • Up Country Mixed Green Salad with Papaya Seed Dressing
  • Potato Macaroni Salad
  • Cucumber and Maui Onion Salad
  • Maui Gold Pineapple dusted with li hing mui powder
  • Pohole Fern Salad with local wild fern shoots, tomato and onion
  • Freshly Baked Sweet Taro Rolls with whipped butter

Main Entrees:
  • Slow Roasted Kalua Pork fresh from the Imu
  • Grilled Beef Teriyaki
  • Steamed Island Fish with sizzling soy, green onion and cilantro
  • Island-Style Barbecued Chicken with passion orange guava BBQ sauce
  • Lomi Lomi Salmon with tomato, Maui onion and sea salt

    • Local Accompaniments:
      • Poi
      • Local Style Fried Rice
      • Steamed Molokai Potatoes
      • Vegetable Chow-Mein Noodles with vegetables

      • Mochi Pineapple Upside Down Cake
      • Ube Cheese Cake
      • Chocolate Haupia Bar

      Teas, fresh-brewed coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and island-style punch. Open Bar includes an assortment of distilled spirits, beer, wine and soft drinks.

      Menu subject to change without notice.

      Note: Dependent on crowd size and weather, luau may start/end earlier.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Maui Nui Luau

Where is the Maui Nui Luau located?

Maui Nui Luau at Black Rock is located on Kaanapali Beach at the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, 2605 Ka'anapali Parkway, Lahaina, HI 96761.

When should I arrive for the luau?

Please arrive 15 to 30 minutes prior to your scheduled show time.

What is on the Maui Nui Luau menu?

The Maui Nui Luau buffet menu includes a selection of crisp salads, tasty vegetables, local-style fried rice, Hawaiian-style cuisine including slow-roasted pork fresh from the imu, and scrumptious desserts.

What's included in my ticket?

The Maui Nui Luau includes a self-service buffet with a gorgeous sunset, Kalua pig cooked in the imu on the luau grounds, flower lei or or carved wooden necklace (subject to availability), Polynesian dance show, and a variety of drinks including alcoholic beverages from the open bar.

Where do I park?

Free parking is available in the hotel's parking structure with validation.