NEW: Check out The Atomic Grog’s annual calendar for all the major events across the world of Tiki culture. This list also includes rum events, plus modernism, surf and rockabilly music, Disney and other happenings of interest to the Tiki community. It will be continually updated throughout the year, so check the link below for The Tiki Times main page frequently:
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2020 EVENTS CALENDAR
Updated Jan. 8, 2020
Jan. 3-5 – The Rhythm Collision Weekend #7 in Riverside, Calif.
Jan. 11 – Tiki Central 20th Anniversary Celebration at Forbidden Island in Alameda, Tonga Hut in Los Angeles, Frankie’s Tiki Room in Las Vegas, and Tiki Cat in Kansas City.
Jan. 12 – The Original Tiki Market Place 8th Anniversary in Garden Grove, Calif.
Jan 19-20 – Exotica VIII in The Raines Law Room at the William Hotel in New York City.
Jan. 25 – Central Florida Rum and Food Experience in Lakeland.
Jan 25 – Winter Surf Fest in Huntington Beach, Calif.
Feb. 7-8 – Miami Rum Congress in Miami Beach.
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Feb. 13-23 – Modernism Week in Palm Springs, Calif.
Feb. 21 – Taste of Aloha and Art of Tiki Cocktail Showdown at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival in Miami Beach.
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Feb. 21-23 – Hi-Tide Winter Holiday: Pittsburgh.
Feb. 22-23 – Polynesian Cultural Festival in Oakland Park, Fla.
Feb. 27 – Tiki Night at The Adventurers’ Club of Los Angeles
Feb 29-March 1 – Jamaica Rum Festival in Kingston.
March 6-8 – Inuhele: Atlanta’s Tiki Weekend.
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March 7 – Puerto Rico National Rum Festival in San Juan.
March 14-15 – Arizona Aloha Festival at Tempe Beach Park.
April 4 – Chicago Rum Festival.
April 4 – Manchester Rum Festival in the UK.
April 5 – Lowbrow Aloha art show and sale at Hala Kahiki in Chicago.
April 9-12 – Viva Las Vegas rockabilly weekend.
April 17-18 – Magical Tiki Meet-Up at Walt Disney World, Orlando.
April 19-22 – Tales on Tour in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
April 23-26 – Arizona Tiki Oasis in Scottsdale.
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April 25-26 – Rhum Fest Paris.
April 26 – TikiLand Day at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.
May 14-17 – Tiki Caliente in Palm Springs, Calif.
May 15-16 – Miami Rum Renaissance Festival in Coral Gables.
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May 17-24 – Dallas Tiki Week.
May 21-23 – Surf O Rama Festival in Valencia, Spain.
June 3-7 – The Hukilau in Fort Lauderdale.
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Rooms at the B Ocean Resort on Fort Lauderdale Beach are filling up fast following the late December announcement that The Hukilau would be returning to the former Yankee Clipper property for its 19th annual Tiki weekender in June. Check out our update, including details on the history of the famous hotel.
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June 5-6 – Rum Love Festival in Wroclaw, Poland.
June 6 – Czech RumFest in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
June 13 – New York Rum Festival & Congress in New York City.
June 18-21 – Ohana: Luau At The Lake at The Tiki Resort, Lake George, N.Y.
July 21-26 – Tales of the Cocktail and Spirted Awards in New Orleans, La.
July 31-Aug. 2 – Tiki Kon in Portland, Ore.
Aug. 8 – Surf Guitar 101 Convention in Torrance, Calif.
Aug. 12-16 – Tiki Oasis in San Diego, Calif.
Aug. 29-30 – German Rum Festival in Berlin.
Sept. 12 – California Rum Festival in San Francisco.
Oct. 2-4 – Nashville Boogie vintage weekender and car show.
Oct. 16-18 – The UK RumFest in London.
Dec. 28 – The Mai-Kai 64th anniversary Customer “Mahalo” Appreciation Party in Fort Lauderdale.
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