The Maui Swap Meet is one of the best places on the island to purchase Hawaii souvenirs, Maui-made products, and gift items for friends back home.
Open each Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Maui Swap Meet has an admission fee of just 50 cents. There is plenty of free parking and the fair is wheelchair accessible.
"It's a great way to spend a Saturday morning. It's fun, easy-to-walk, plenty of artisans, many Hawaiian-made food items, great gift ideas, and quite simply the best prices for t-shirts and typical souvenirs to take to friends and family," says Patricia Rattansarvi. "It has a Maui feel to it."
Looking for great prices on Maui and Hawaiian souvenirs, gifts and fruits and vegetables? Head over to the Maui Swap Meet on Saturday for a genuine Hawaiian experience, or stop on your way to Iao Valley or an afternoon departure at the airport.
The Maui Swap Meet features:
- Locally-grown fruits and vegetables.
- 20 T-Shirts for just $7.00.
- Excellent Maui-made soaps, teas, tye dye t-shirts, and coconut macaroons.
- Hawaii Flavors of salt water taffy.
- An extensive selection of Hawaiian flowers and plants.
- 808 Brand T-Shirts
- Hawaiian plate lunches, kettle corn, Suma hot dogs, and Maui-made ice cream and banana bread.
- Numerous booths with Maui photography and artwork.
- Several vendors with Maui-made jewelry and furniture items.
- Plus Much More!
310 Ka'ahumanu Avenue
Kahului, Hawaii 96732
(808) 244 - 3100
Location. The Maui Swap Meet is located at the University of Hawaii Maui College campus (formerly the Maui Community College). It's almost directly across from The Queen Kaahumanu Mall (Queen's Mall) in Kahului. It's not far from the cruise ship port and is just a few miles from the Kahului International Airport. It's also not far from the intersection of Dairy Road (that leads to the airport) and Hana Highway (which features The Road To Hana).
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- In Lahaina Town, try Lahaina Grill. It's one of the best restaurants on Maui.
- Merriman's Hawaiian Restaurant in Kapalua has won many awards for outstanding food.
- The Pineapple Grill in Kapalua is a popular, upscale restaurant popular with locals and tourists alike.
- On the west side of Maui, try Star Noodle. It's one of the most popular restaurants on the island.
- The Plantation House in Kapalua offers an excellent fine dining experience.
- Sarento's On The Beach in the Kihei area of Maui is always recognized for outstanding food and service.
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- The Road To Hana takes a full day but is one of the most famous drives in the world.
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- Visit 7 Sacred Pools (Ohe'o Gulch) past Hana on the far windward side of Maui.
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- One of Maui's top-rated family attractions in the Maui Ocean Center.
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- See Molokini or the remote stretches of the Kanaio Coast with Red Line Rafting.
- Atlantis Submarines offers you the only underwater tour adventure on Maui that the whole family can enjoy.
- To rent snorkel equipment on Maui, go to Snorkel Bob's or Boss Frog's.
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- Looking to jet ski? Jet Ski Maui is a seasonal activity but is a lot of fun even for beginners.
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