By Otto von Stroheim
Four days of Polynesian Pop Splendor set in the heart of America’s Vacationland, Fort Lauderdale, Florida! Come join us for a non-stop of intoxicating tunes, take home Tiki treasures, mesmerizing performances and of course, a magical night with hundreds of other Tikiphiles at the historic Mai-Kai Restaurant!
We have such a variety on the pu-pu platter this year including new musicians to spice up the weekend soundtrack, new historical presenters of Tiki history and an all new finale that is sure to please every Tikiphile’s curiosities about the Mai Kai!
Be sure to check out the new 2008 Munktiki Mug sculpt photos on the Merchandise page of the website and email Tiki Kiliki at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested in signing up for a pre-order email notification! Also pictured is the 2008 Hukilau pendant – each one hand carved in Bali by one of our vendors City Buddha! Lots of other merchandise will be available in the coming weeks including t-shirts and glassware!
All new weekend highlights:
*The Wreck Bar will be closed off through the lobby access during Hukilau hours (11am to 4:00pm) as to create an exclusive atmosphere for our group!
*An exclusive Mai Kai finale you will never forget!!
*Performances by the Fisherman & The Martini Kings in the Wreck Bar during Friday/Saturday
Many new performers and presenters:
*Bosko – a seminar discussing his days as a Tiki pioneer, Urban Archeologist, Tiki Artist
*The Tikiyaki Orchestra – 1st Hukilau Performance from Los Angeles
*The Martini Kings – 1st Hukilau Performance from Los Angeles
*The Fisherman – 1st Hukilau Performance from New York City
*Da Howlies – 1st Hukilau Performance from Wilmington, NC
We welcome the return of such Hukilau veterans as:
*Charles Phoenix – with an all new experience!!
*Jeff “Beachbum” Berry – celebrating potions of the Caribbean and an all new seminar!
*The Haole Kats! back by popular demand!!
*The Intoxicators! Back by popular demand!!
*Torchy Taboo & Hot Lava!!
Please give a big hand for the lovely Heelgrinder.com for the website design, she has outdone herself and has been an extreme pleasure to work with.
Also, the logo created by the amazing Kevin Kidney!!
So come aboard and set sail for America’s Vacationland…we’ll be waiting for you!!
See You in June!
Yee-Haw & Aloha,
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