KAPALUA - The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua will host a concert fundraiser on Saturday, July 6, for the newly named Malama Maui Nui, formerly Community Work Day Program.
In conjunction with Arts Education for Children Group and Jazz Maui 2013, the concert will feature a phenomenal lineup of headlining jazz musicians, a visual and live performance by ArtCore Maui (the co-producers of Maui's last three "Art MiXX" events), silent auction, environmental education and a native and edible plant sale.
The event will take place from 5 to 10 p.m. in the Ritz-Carlton Pavilion. Tickets are $25 for adults.
Jazz Maui 2013 will host the entertainment with a lineup featuring trumpeter Jim Seely and saxophonist Peter Brainin of the Arturo O'Farril Latin Jazz Orchestra live from New York, The Gene Argel Latin Band, The Louis Romanos Quartet from Louisiana, and award-winning pianist Tommy James of the Duke Ellington Orchestra.
Attendees will be immersed in the new Malama Maui Nui and ways we can all care for the environment.
Guests can receive free seeds for plant starts and a chance to win native and edible plants.
Tickets are available at fortheloveofmaui.eventbrite.com/ and by calling 877-2524.
For information on Malama Maui Nui, visit www.cwdhawaii.org.