Open Ocean Dive Presentation

Daily Presentations

Learn about Hawaiian marine life from the shallow reef to the open sea! Presentations take place throughout the day. Schedule subject to change.

  • Shallow Reef: 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm
  • Blacktip: 10:15am, 12pm, 3:15pm
  • Turtle Lagoon: 10:30am, 2:30pm
  • Open Ocean: 11am, 1pm, 3pm
  • Tide Pool: 11:15am, 1:15pm, 2:15pm, 4:15pm
  • Nursery Bay: 11:45am, 1:45pm

Na Mo‘olelo Cultural Program

Engage with Hawaiian cultural practitioners and learn about the culture, language, and traditions of Hawaii. Na Mo‘olelo activities take place daily between 10am-2pm at various locations. Schedule and activities subject to change. Cultural experiences include:

  • Ukulele Lessons – Wednesdays at 11am & 12pm
  • Lawai’a ‘Upena (Fish Net Weaving) – Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays from 10am-2pm
  • Wood Carving – Wednesdays from 10am-2pm
  • Coconut Weaving – Wednesdays from 10am-3pm


Yoga has been known to increase strength and concentration while decreasing stress and illness. Take your practice to a completely new level of peace with nature. Yoga class in Open Ocean Exhibit with sharks, rays & hundreds of colorful fish.

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Sea Talk

“EARs in the Sea: Whale and Dolphin Behavior Revealed Through Acoustics”
Presented by Eden Zang, Oceanwide Science Institute Research Specialist

The team at Oceanwide Science Institute (OSI) are experts in using sound to study the marine environment. Through their research, they help communities locally and internationally understand marine ecosystems through unbiased science and education. Come learn about the work OSI is currently involved in around Maui including investigating the ways in which spinner dolphins and humpback whales utilize different areas of Maui Nui and about new clues into the function of humpback whale song.

Sea Talks are free to attend. Located at the Maui Ocean Center, Open Ocean exhibit. Doors open after 5:30pm. Seating is limited, reservations are limited. Call (808) 270-7075 or email to reserve.

Activity details and schedule subject to change.