comscore Back in the Day on Maui | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii News

Back in the Day on Maui

  • STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE
                                5/5/1969
                                Lahaina’s Whaling Spree turned into a “hippie holiday” for a while as dozens of the long-haired set got together under the famous banyan tree to sing and play. Their instruments ranged from flutes of every size and shape to guitars and tin cans, which they used for drums. Hundreds of Spreegoers flocked to the area to listen.

    STAR-ADVERTISER ARCHIVE

    5/5/1969

    Lahaina’s Whaling Spree turned into a “hippie holiday” for a while as dozens of the long-haired set got together under the famous banyan tree to sing and play. Their instruments ranged from flutes of every size and shape to guitars and tin cans, which they used for drums. Hundreds of Spreegoers flocked to the area to listen.

Recalling Maui’s near and distant past, compiled from Honolulu Star-Advertiser archives. Read more

Scroll Up