Seminars

Join us as we celebrate Tiki in a variety of educational seminars. All seminar tickets are sold a la carte therefore you do not need to purchase a main ticket to the event to attend any seminars.

Seminars Overview

  • 8:30 – 9:30am: Yoga w/Kiki Lovelace (Courtyard)
  • 9:00am-10:30am: Tiki on Black Paper w/Eric October (Peacock Room I)
  • 9:30am-11:00am: Hale Akamai, Part 2: Foam Tiki and Panel Carvings w/Eric Hainline (Peacock Room II)
  • 1pm -2:30pm: (SPECIAL EVENT) Tiki Tasting (Peacock Room II)
  • 1pm-2pm: Hula w/ Nani Maka and MeduSirena (Atrium)
  • 3pm – 4:30pm: (SPECIAL EVENT) Tiki Tasting (Peacock Room II)
  • 8:30 – 9:30am: Hangover Be Gone! Wake-Up Yoga w/ El Vez (Courtyard)
  • 9am – 10am: Sing Along w/King Kukulele (Atrium)
  • 10am – 11am: Lalani Hawaiian Village Waikiki w/ Randy Avon (Peacock Room II)
  • 10am – 11:00am: Ninety Years of Classic San Diego Tiki w/Martin S Lindsay (Grand Hanalei Ballroom/Lagoon)
  • 10:30am – 12 noon: Field Guide to Tiki Decorating LIVE! w/Trader Brandon & Typhoon Tommy (Peacock Room I)
  • 11am – 12:30pm: Walt Disney Discovers Tiki w/David “Dr. Skipper” Marley (Grand Hanalei Ballroom)
  • 11am – 12noon: Hula Dance w/ Miss Tiki Oasis 2017 Di’Lovely (Atrium)
  • 12noon – 1:30pm: Ingredients Matter: Guide to Drinking Well w/ Randy Tarlow (Grand Hanalei West Coral/Reef)
  • 12noon – 2pm: (SPECIAL EVENT) Wine Appreciation w/ vintners Judd Finkelstein and Gerald Casale (Peacock Room II)
  • 12:30 – 2pm: Enid Collins Inspired Treasure Box w/Nicole Pacheco (Peacock Room I)
  • 1pm – 2:30pm: Create a World of Tiki in your Home Bar w/Pam Kueber (Grand Hanalei Ballroom/Lagoon)
  • 3pm – 4pm: Secret Diaries of a Clifton’s Cafeteria Camera Girl w/Miriam & Victoria Caldwell (Peacock II)
  • 3pm – 4:30pm: Tiki Oasis Storytelling w/Karen Finlay (Grand Hanalei Ballroom/Lagoon)
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm: The Heart of Tiki w/ Jochen Hirschfeld (Peacock 1)
  • 3:30 – 5pm: Mai Tai Roa A’e! w/Jeff “Beachbum” Berry (Grand Hanalei Ballroom)
  • 10am – 11am: “Back to the Beach” w/Bo Bennett (Grand Hanalei Ballroom/Lagoon)
  • 10am – 11am:  New Wave Ukulele Strum & Sing-Along w/Alison Marae (Atrium)
  • 10:00am – 11am: Totally Tubular – Intro to New Wave Music for Kids w/Joshua Levin (Peacock II)
  • 11am – 12noon: Liquid Sky – 80s Make-Up Techniques w/ If’N Whendy (Peacock I)
  • 12noon – 1pm: Conversation with John Blair of Jon & the Nightriders (Atrium)
  • 12noon – 1:30pm: Riffs & Spiffs: How to Craft Your Own Cocktail w/Tiki Lindy (Peacock II)
  • 12noon-1:30pm: New Traditionalists w/ Garret Richard (Grand Hanalei Ballroom)
  • 1pm – 2:30pm: From Punk to Urban Archeologist: My Tiki Evolution w/Sven Kirsten (Grand Hanalei Ballroom)
  • 1pm – 2pm: How to Bump & Grind w/ Kitten Deville (Peacock I)
  • 3pm – 4:30pm: Tiki Oasis Book Club Tapping the Source by Kem Nunn hosted byKaren Finlay (Atrium)
  • 3pm – 5pm: The Rise and Fall of the Clash w/ Vanessa S. D’Amelio (Grand Hanalei Ballroom/Lagoon)
  • 3pm – 5pm: Tiki Pairing Parlor (Peacock II)
  • 3:30 – 5pm: The Home Bar Guide To Tropical Cocktails w/Kelly “Hiphipahula” Reilly & “Trader” Tom Morgan (Grand Hanalei Ballroom)
  • 9:30am – 11am: Tiki Tot Tour w/King Kukulele (Atrium)
  • 10:30am – 11:30am: Las Vegasland w/Charles Phoenix (Grand Hanalei Ballroom)

  • 12noon – 1pm: Kiddie Cocktail w/Stuart Sandler (Peacock II)

  • 1pm – 3pm: Uke Jam w/King Kukulele (Atrium)
  • 2pm – 3:30pm: San Diego Bartender Battle w/Ram Udwin (Peacock II)

Thursday
8/8

Friday
8/9

Saturday
8/10

Sunday
8/11