On Don the Beachcomber’s birthday, we are launching a Patreon campaign whereby you can help us in our efforts to document his life. Click here for all the details. Top supporters can get one of these limited edition Tiki Diablo bowls.
Join me at the oldest, biggest, and grandest Tiki event in the world, Tiki Oasis, for a special Mai-Kai history presentation, and the West Coast premier of the book! Don the Beachcomber: The Mai-Kai’s Father, will explore how Donn Beach took South Pacific and Caribbean inspiration and created the Tiki era, and how he inspired Read more about Tiki Oasis Presentation and Book Signing[…]
It can be odd being a collector. You have this rare mug you are after and you go to the place it originated, the Mai-Kai, and ask them when they used it. “Huh?” You’ve been scouring eBay for years and walking the aisles at junk shops and looking through old calendars and photos, trying to figure Read more about Mai-Kai Kona Coffee Grog Mug[…]