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Tiki Oasis Festival

5 PM, ongoing daily from August 3, 2022 until August 7, 2022.
Town and Country Hotel
$45+

Tiki Oasis is the original and largest Tiki event in the world!

Tiki Oasis proudly brings to San Diego five nights and four days of live music, dancing, pool lounging, sunset dinners, disc jockeys, educational seminars, a bustling Marketplace of over 150 artists and makers, tropical cocktails curated by top mixologists, art exhibit, book signing and so much more.

This year Tiki Oasis celebrates the Caribbean Islands and their influence on Tiki subculture with “Trip to the Tropics”. When we think of Tiki style we think of Polynesia, but the influence of the Caribbean — from its tropical flavors, rum, dance and Mid-Century upbeat music — has also shaped the Polynesian Pop scene we know today.

Event Schedule:

TIKI OASIS WEDNESDAY EVENTS
• 3 p.m. to 11p.m.: Registration Location: TBA
• 5 p.m. to 11p.m.: Tiki Oasis Kick-Off Event, Announcement Coming Soon!

TIKI OASIS THURSDAY EVENTS
• 10 a.m. to 5pm: Disc Jockey & Live Entertainment
• 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. : Scent-Sational Plumerias w/ Mike & Stacy Atkinson
• 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. : Understanding Indigenous Art: Authentic, Airport or Artificial w/ David Cassera
• 11 a.m. to 12noon: Exotic Illuminations: The Art of the Tiki Lamp w/ Patrick Thompson
• 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. : Potions & Elixirs: Crafting your own Syrups & Bitters w/ Tiki Lindy (21+ Event)
•1 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. : Tropical Tasting – Two Seatings in One Day! (21+ Event)
• 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. : Swizzle Swap w/ Dave Eck (Free Event)
• 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. : Scripted Deceptions w/ Damien Montanile
• 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. : The Trade Winds-The Rise & Fall Of A Polynesian Palace w/ Ron Ferrell
• 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. : Mx Tiki Oasis Strut
• 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. : Cocktails with Tiki Oasis – Deluxe Resort Passholders only (21+ Event)
• 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. : LGBTiki Artists, Makers & Shakers Panel w/ Moderator: MTKahuna
• 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. : Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Tiki w/ Mike Skinner
• 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. : Main concert & Mx Tiki Oasis Contest
• 10 p.m. to Midnight: Official Suite Soirees
• Midnight Burlesque Show

TIKI OASIS FRIDAY EVENTS
• 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. : Underwater Photography w/ MeduSirena the fire Eating Mermaid
• 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. : Breakfast with the Aloha Caftan Society
• 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. : Sing Along with King Kukulele (Free Event)
• 9:30 to 11 a.m. : Calypso is Like So w/ Sven Kirsten
• 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. : Disc Jockeys & Live Entertainment
• 11:00 a.m. : Tiki Oasis 2022 Official Mug Sale
• 11 to 12 p.m. : The Historical Evolution Of Ska Music In Jamaica w/ Junor Francis\
• 12 p.m. to 1:30p.m. : Rum. Power. People w/ Sly Augustin (21+ Event)
• 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. : Drink Well. Do Good. Two Seatings in One Day! (21+ Event)
• 1:00 p.m. : 8th Annual Cabana Suit Strut
• 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. : From Waikiki to Disneyland to Don Ho: The Secrets of Lalani Hawaiian Village w/ Randy Avon
• 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. : Tropical Flower Arrangements w/ Atalanta Jackson
• 2 to 3 p.m. : History Of The Fez: From Ottoman Empire to Tiki Bar Icon w/ Kris J. Kraus, Esq
• 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. : Cocktails of the Caribbean Islands (21+ Event)
• 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. : Marketplace Preview and 12th Annual Sip ‘n Shop for Ticket Holders ONLY
• 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. : Main Concert
• 10 p.m. to Midnight: Suite SoireesLocation: Private Suites
• Midnight Burlesque Show

TIKI OASIS SATURDAY EVENTS
• 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. : Wake up with El Vez
• 9:30 to 11 a.m. : Uke Jam w/ King Kukulele (Free Event)
• 10a.m. to 5 p.m. : Disc Jockeys & Live Entertainment
• 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. : The Art of the Matchbook: Tiny Artifacts of Mid-Century Nightlife w/Stephen Coles
• 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. : The Exotic World of Les Baxter w/ Jeff Chenault
• 11:00 a.m. : Second Annual Novelty Hat Rendezvous
• 11 a.m. to 12noon: Tropirobics w/ MeduSirena the Fire Eating Mermaid
• 12 to 1 p.m. : Make Your Own Home Tiki Bar Mug Shelf w/ Typhoon TommyS
• 12 to 1 p.m. : Marvelous and Melanated Presents: A POC Meet & Greet
• 12 to 1:30 p.m. : Potions of the Caribbean w/ Jeff Beachbum Berry (21+ Event)
• 1 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. : Tropical Tasting. Two Seatings in One Day! (21+ Event)
• 1p.m. to 1:45p.m. : Aloha Caftan Society Walk
• 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. : History of Rocksteady w/ Charles, Reggie and Rip of The Amalgamated
• 2p.m. to 3 p.m. : Book Signing
• 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. : 70 U.S. Tiki Bars in 12 Weeks w/ Adam & Trista Demerath
• 3:30 to 5 p.m. : Tiki: Stirred, Not Shaken w/ Jason Asher (21+ Event)
• 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. : Calypso Craze on the Silver Screen w/ Domenic Priore
• 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. : Bookclub w/ Karen Finlay
• 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. : LGBTiki Happy Hour Hang Out
• 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. : Main Concert
• 10 p.m. to Midnight: Suite Soirees
• Midnight Burlesque Show

TIKI OASIS SUNDAY EVENTS
• 9:30 to 10:30: Tiki Tot w/ King Kukulele (Free Event)
• 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. : Disc Jockeys & Live Entertainment
• 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. : Floridaland w/ Charles Phoenix
• 11:30 a.m. to 12:30: More Than A Mocktail w/ Jupiter Jones
• 11:30 to 12noon: 2nd Annual Pooch Parade
• 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. : Talking Tiki Panel hosted by the Tiki Oasis Diversity & Inclusion Council
• 2:30 to 4 p.m. : 8th Annual San Diego Bartender Battle (21+ Event)
• 5p.m. to 10 p.m. : Main Concert

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Town and Country Hotel

500 Hotel Circle
Circle North
San Diego, California 92108
(619) 291-7131

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