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Drums of the Pacific-Ka’anapali Hyatt Luau. What to Expect at a Hawaiian Lu’au


The Ka’anapali Hyatt Luau is located on famous Kaanapali Beach! The Ka’anapali Hyatt Luau “Drums of the Pacific Luau” is one of Maui’s best Hawaiian Hula Shows.  Enjoy a large dinner seat down dinner, a Hula show, and free drinks all evening.

Hawaiian Luaus on Maui are Oceanfront and at Sunset time. Check-in is between 4:45 -5:45 PM, depending on the Season (Sun).

Enjoy an enchanting evening under the stars at our Kaanapali Beach Hawaiian Lu’au. Your evening starts off with a Shell Lei greeting and a Hawaiian Mai Tai. Wander over and see the Polynesian Crafts. There are several cultural craft tables set up. Browse the Hawaiian Tikis and Turtles to pretty flowers for the ladies’ hair. Men usually enjoy the Warrior collection of warfare instruments.

Be sure and watch the “Imu Ceremony”  as they uncover the Puaʻa (Pig) that has been slowly roasting in an underground oven all day. This is fun to watch and is a great ‘Photo Op’!


Your Waiter will call you up to the Hawaiian dinner buffet when dinner is served.  What a great variety of food!  There is fresh Island Fish, the roasted Pork (which comes out of the underground oven),  Huli-Huli Chicken, my favorite Molokai Sweet Potatoes (purple sweet potatoes) and so much more! The Hyatt’s Drums of the Pacific Lu’au is the only Hawaiian Luau on Maui that also has a Children’s Menu with Chicken Nuggets…

Ka'anapali hyatt luau. Hawaiian Luau on Maui.

Dessert Table

We recommend trying the local style Haupia (coconut) Pudding, and the Pineapple Upside Down Cake. For you Chocolate lovers try the yummy Brownies.


Your ticket price includes free drinks during cocktail hour and dinner.   This is the time to try the famous Hawaiian Mai Tai, Blue Hawaii, and the Lava Flow. The Ka’anapali Hyatt Luau, Drums of the Pacific, does not offer cocktail service during the show, if you would like another drink be sure and order from your waiter before the show starts.

Hula Show

The Ka’anapali Hyatt Luau – “Drums of the Pacific” Polynesian Hula Show takes you on a journey through the islands of Polynesia and Hawaii.  The Hyatt Lu’au features authentic Hula dances and music of the old Hawaii, Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand, Tahiti, Tonga, and Rarotonga.  Drums of the Pacific Luau in the hottest Lu’au Show in the Hawaiian Islands… literally as there can be up to 5 Fire Knife Dancers on stage for the Fire Knife Dance finale!

Staff Note

Overall the Ka’anapali Hyatt Lu’au is a good value for families and those staying in the Lahaina-Kaanapali to Kapalua side of Maui. All children under the age of 3 are Free in both Premium and Standard sections.


Additional information

Departure PointOcean-side at the Hyatt Regency Ka\’anapali.
PricesAdult 200.00, Child 100.00, Free child 3 and under

What to Bring



Hyatt Regency’s ‘Drums of the Pacific Lu’au

Plated Dinner Items

  • Kalua Pork
  • Teriyaki Steak
  • Oven Roasted Mahi w/ Pineapple Salsa
  • Broccoli and Baby Peppers
  • Vegetable Fried Rice
  • Fresh Sliced Maui Gold Pineapple
  • Cucumber and Onion Namasu
  • Pacific Ahi Poke
  • Local Style Potato Salad
  • Taro Rolls w/butter
  • Keiki Plates -Chicken Nuggets and Mac & Cheese


  • Macadamia Nut Lu’au Cream Pie
  • Haupia with Toasted Coconut
  • Pineapple Cake
  • Bread Pudding

Maui Sights & Treasures Cancellation Policy:
NO refunds or changes within 48 hours of activity unless otherwise stated. A 10% cancellation fee will be applied to all cancellations made outside of 48 hours of the activity.

Please note: We require all bookings to be made at least 48 hours in advance of the event so that we can guarantee your reservation. If you would like to book an event within the next 48 hours, please call us toll free at 1-888-841-9155 and we would be happy to assist you.

Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'
Ka'anapali Hyatt Luau 'Drums of the Pacific'