The Tiki Times: Preview the main events for 2022

The Tiki Times

NEW: Check out The Atomic Grog’s annual calendar for all the major events across the world of Tiki culture. The Tiki Times 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 main calendar page frequently:

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Tuesdays – Tiki Trail Live on Zoom.

Fridays – Spike’s Breezeway Cocktail Hour hosted by Matt “Spike” Marble of The Hula Girls. Pre-parties on Instagram Live, episodes on YouTube.

Jan. 12 – Dram of the Dead: The Bum on his new Zombie rum
Dram of the Dead: The Bum on his new Zombie rum



Ongoing – Mermaids and Aquamen Burlesque Shows at The Wreck Bar at the B Ocean Resort in Fort Lauderdale featuring Marina the Fire Eating Mermaid.

Monthly – HardCore Tiki MarketPlace at The Bamboo Club in Long Beach, Calif.

Monthly – Unsteady Freddie’s Surf-Rock Shindig at Otto’s Shrunken Head in New York City.

Jan. 7-9 – The Rhythm Collision Weekend #8 in Riverside, Calif.

Jan. 22 – The Original Tiki Market Place 10th Anniversary in Garden Grove, Calif.
The Original Tiki Market Place 10th Anniversary

Jan 28-30 – Inuhele: Atlanta’s Tiki Weekend.
* Past coverage

Feb. 11-12 – Miami Rum Congress in Miami Beach.
* Past coverage

Feb. 17-27 – Modernism Week in Palm Springs, Calif.
* 8 Must-See Events at 2022 Modernism Week in Palm Springs (Locale Lifestyle Magazine)
* Modernism Week adds new events to February schedule (The Palm Springs Post)
Modernism Week

Feb. 19-20 – Rockabillaque Florida at the Seminole Casino Hotel in Immokalee.

Feb. 25 – The Art of Tiki Cocktail Showdown at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival in Miami Beach.

March 12 – Aloha Fest 5 in the Netherlands.

March 12 – Taste of Rum festival in Puerto Rico.

March 12-13 – Arizona Aloha Festival at Tempe Beach Park.

March 12-13 – Aloha Polynesian Culture & Seafood Festival in Oakland Park, Fla.

April 2-4 – Rhum Fest Paris.

April 3 – Lowbrow Aloha art show and sale at Hala Kahiki in Chicago.

April 14-17 – Viva Las Vegas rockabilly weekend.

April 28-May 1- Arizona Tiki Oasis in Scottsdale.

April 30 – Chicago Rum Festival.

May 12-15 – Tiki Caliente in Palm Springs, Calif.

May 27-28 – Surf O Rama Festival in Valencia, Spain.

June 18 – Manchester Rum Festival in the UK.

June 18 – New York Rum Festival and Congress in New York City.

June 23-26 – Ohana: Luau At The Lake at The Tiki Resort, Lake George, N.Y.
Ohana: Luau At The Lake

July 1-3 – Tiki Kon in Portland, Ore.
* Past coverage

July 7-9 – Viva East Rockabilly Weekender and Custom Car Show in Westborough, Mass.

July 25-29 – Tales of the Cocktail and Spirted Awards in New Orleans.

Aug. 3-7 – Tiki Oasis in San Diego, Calif.
* Past coverage

Aug 7 – Lowbrow Aloha art show and sale at Hala Kahiki in Chicago.

Aug. 19-21 – Hi-Tide Summer Holiday in Asbury Park, N.J.

Sept. 2 – Seattle Rum Fest.

Sept. 4 – San Francisco Rum Festival.

Sept. 9 – Los Angeles Rum & Tiki Festival

Sept. 22-25 – The New England Shake-Up in Framingham, Mass.

Nov. 1-6 – St Barth Rum Festival and Caribbean Rum Awards

Dec. 4 – Lowbrow Aloha art show and sale at Hala Kahiki in Chicago.

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