Dark and Stormy

dark rum ginger beer Lime wedge Float the dark rum over ginger beer and ice. Add the lime wedge.

Piña Colada

A classic drink for when your toes or buried in the sand or dipped in the pool. Here’s what you’ll need to make a delicious Pina Colada: 1 oz. light Puerto Rican rum 1 oz. creme de coconut 3 oz….

Trader Sam’s – Enchanted Tiki Bar

Disneyland Hotel 1150 Magic Way Anaheim, CA 92802 The happiest place on earth is obviously no stranger to creating elaborate fantasy experiences, complete with animations and fancy light shows so I’m note sure why I was so surprised at how…

Tiki Ti closes it’s doors

In some fairly devastating news, Tiki Ti has announced that they have closed down ‘indefinitely’, but will be back in the future(?). I’m so sad and confused at the same time. Read more: Tiki-Ti is closed indefinitely — but not…

TIKIs for the TROOPs Burlesque Show with Hula Girls band

Pin-ups For Vets is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to helping injured and ill American soldiers, Marines, airmen, Guards and seamen—and current active-duty personnel. The project is the work of Gina Elise who sells and distributes the Pin-ups For Vets…

Don The Beachcomber

16278 Pacific Coast Hwy Huntington Beach CA 92649 An historic venue with an historic name, Don The Beachcomber is a Polynesian themed restaurant that boasts authentic tiki decor alongside equally authentic tiki drinks. In the Dagger Bar tiki lounge you…

Purple Orchid

Location: 221 Richmond St El Segundo, CA 90245 Purple Orchid has a friendly neighborhood dive bar meets Tiki-exotica type vibe. With the 50c pool tables, the jukebox and the TV playing in the background, your brain will have a hard…

Tiki Oasis

I’m thinking this is a must attend event for Tiki Californians. Tiki Oasis is the original tiki weekender and the only event of its kind on the west coast is happening this summer in San Diego, California August 13-16, 2015….

Tiki Style

Polynesian Pop Icon: How Tiki became an American dream Paperback: 192 pages Publisher: Taschen; Poc edition (February 15, 2015) Urban islands and bamboo hideaways set the stage for a pop culture phenomenon like no other. In mid-century America, the imaginative…

Mai Tai

This recipe is based on the original Trader Vics recipe, so it is a little less sweet than other Mai Tai’s that you’ll encounter in the wild. Here’s what you’ll need! 2 oz. Jamaican Rum 1/2 oz. Orange Curacao 1…