This old matchbook from the Grass Shack caught the eye of its owner, uncle trav, one day recently. He found it a year ago, but only … Continue reading Grass Shack: Pre-Kahiki Bamboo Joint
I love being able to watch as bits of tiki history are uncovered — and it’s especially fun when a bunch of tikiphiles work together to … Continue reading Tiki Research Adventure: Disney Studios & Pago Pago
The above art was posted by someone on Tiki Central who is looking to learn more about it. It’s lovely — I’d love to know more … Continue reading Information Sought on McVicker Art
When creating the souvenir passport for this year’s Tiki Crawl, I paid a rare visit to the Bamboo Hut’s website, and noticed a mention that the … Continue reading Bamboo Hut Tiki’s Provenance Revealed?
Matterhorn1959, who runs the excellent Stuff from the Park blog, posted on Tiki Central four photos he found of a group of ladies, all dressed in … Continue reading Tiki Research Adventure: Pirate’s Table
Tiki explorer and historian ZuluMagoo is presenting his third session of tiki slideshows at Tiki Boyd’s on Thursday, January 12 at 9:00. This session will be a look at the history of tiki in Denver. Recently, ZuluMagoo uncovered the exciting revelation that not only had there been a tiki bar in Denver, but it had been on the exact site where Tiki Boyd’s stands today. ZuluMagoo does his homework and puts his heart into it, and this show is sure to be a winner. Tiki Slideshow Part 3 – Denver, CO January 12 [Tiki Central] Eli Hedley’s Tiki Lounge in … Continue reading Denver Tiki Slideshow at Tiki Boyd's
Every so often, I have a reason to do a bit of research (okay, so it’s mostly just Googling), and the results can be very satisfying. … Continue reading Tiki Research Adventure: TAI Tahiti