The Hukilau: June 6-10, 2018, at the Pier Sixty-Six Hotel & Marina and The Mai-Kai restaurant in Fort Lauderdale. Featuring:
Bands: The Black Flamingos, Czarna Wolgastar, The Disasternauts, The Exotics, Gold Dust Lounge, The Intoxicators, Los Straitjackets, The Madeira, The Martian Denny Orchestra, Mr Ho’s Orchestrotica Quintet, The Neanderthals, The Royal Pacifics, Skinny Jimmy Stingray.
Perfomers: King Kukule, Marina the Fire Eating Mermaid, Angie Pontani.
Artists: Will Anders, Tom Fowner, Tiki Tony.
Bars: Death Or Glory (Delray Beach), Dirty Dick (Paris), Flask & Cannon (Jacksonville), Foundation Bar (Milwaukee), Frankie’s Tiki Room (Las Vegas), Hidden Harbor (Pittsburgh), Nu Lounge Bar (Italy), Three Dots and a Dash (Chicago), Pagan Idol (San Francisco), S.O.S. Tiki Bar (Atlanta), Tonga Hut (Los Angeles), Trailer Happiness (London).
Symposiums: Kyle Barnes, Nicole Brauchler, Brother Cleve, Ian Burrell, Ron Ferrell, Tim “Swanky” Glazner.
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Check out highlights from the sold-out class at The Hukilau 2018.
Photo galleries: Facebook | Flickr
What would Hukilau swim be without an appearance by Crazy-Al? Looks like he caught me sippin' from his cocktail mug again… Mahalo to #tikitony for the swell vid!?? Mega mahalos to my amazing costume designer @jaynechampagne of #cathousdesigns for the super Fire Eating Mermaid ensemble.?? ???????Ya knocked it outta the park! #MeduSirena #Hukilau2018 #crazyaltikis #tikimania #MeduSirenaSwimShow #tiki #boceanresort#?? #??#thewreckbar #aquaticats #YankeeClipper #????? #tikiyakiorchestra @crazyaltikis #mermaid #tikimermaid
Just a typical Friday Night at The Hukilau. Raced outta the Wreck Bar pool last night after the film shoot and unto the stage drumming with The Disasternauts! Whatta thrill!! You know I can't resist a man un a gorilla suit- much less a whole band! GO GO GORILLA! ?????????????????? #MeduSirena #theoriginalfireeatingmermaid #thedisasternauts #Hukilau2018 #gogogorilla #crazyaltikis #theintoxicators #percussivepiscene #tiki
More 2018 coverage
* Photos: The aloha spirit takes over The Hukilau 2018’s High Tide Party (New Times)
* Flickr galleries: Photos from ‘Hukilau Mike’
Previous coverage from The Atomic Grog
The Hukilau 2018
* The Hukilau 2018 symposiums to include Disney Imagineer, Tiki on TV
* The Hukilau 2018 tickets on sale now: More bands, more bars, more Tiki!
* Rum Renaissance Festival moves next door, creating ultimate rum and Tiki weekend
The Hukilau 2017
* Daily recaps, news, photos and video
* Summer season heats up with The Hukilau
* The Atomic Grog explores 60 years of Tiki cocktail history
* Tiki Tower Takeover features Ian Burrell, international flair
The Hukilau 2016
Day 1: Pre-Party at The Mai-Kai, The Wreck Bar mermaid show
Day 2: Savage Jungle Swimshow, Tiki Tower Takeover, Kickoff Party and Tiki Treasures Bazaar, Shag’s SkyLounge, After Party at Kreepy Tiki
The Hukilau 2015
* Tiki’s top barmen take over the Pier 66 tower
* The Hukilau soars at mid-century marvel Pier 66 hotel
* Day-by-day recaps and photos: Wednesday | Thursday | Friday | Saturday/Sunday