November 16th - 18th 2017
Aloha Tiki Tribe! Get ready for the First Annual Tiki Festival on the Island of Hawaii! The event will be held by Royal Kona Resort, Naked Turtle Rum, and Tiki Shark Art Inc.
The three day Art event will start at the Royal Kona Resort on Thursday, November 16th and end at Kozy's Tiki Palace at The Shops at Mauna Lani on Saturday, November 18th. “I am honored to be able to put together this annual event for the community. It’s the first time in Hawaii history that these Tiki artists will have gotten together for a group show” said Kozy – sponsor and owner of Kozy’s Tiki Palace.
If you're coming for Tiki Art, then you're in the right place. Our very own and well-renowned artist Brad "Tiki Shark" Parker, along with mainland Tiki greats, Doug Horne, Ken Ruzic and Tom "Big Toe" Laura will be showing and selling their latest works. You won't want to miss this!
The Tiki Festival will also be showcasing Grammy nominated Henry Kapono, Internationally heralded musician Sean Wilkinson, and local favorite LT Smooth. Come enjoy some amazing tunes and if you're hungry we have you covered there too. Chef Sam Choy will be serving free samples of his famous Poke dish!
See you all at the first stop! Don's Mai Tai Bar in the Kona Royal Resort on Thursday the 16th from 4 - 9:30 pm! See below for a full list of events.