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Sample Schedule of Events

We're still working on the final lineup, but here's a sample of what's in store at Tiki Kon. Times, locations and presenters/performers subject to change. Please check back for late breaking updates.

 
All
Thu 4 July
Fri 5 July
Sat 6 July
Sun 7 July
 
Any
Standard
Weekend Pass
Deluxe
Weekend Pass
Super
Deluxe

Weekend Pass
No
Pass

Required

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Hale Pele Mug Release Party 4pm Seating

Presented by Hale Pele

Enjoy a private two-hour seating with no wait in one of the country's top tiki bars, and mingle with guests from around the world. Admission includes a special edition of the Hale Pele mug exclusively available to Tiki Kon guests. Hale Pele is 20 minute walk from the Doubletree, or a short rideshare or cab ride. Due to limited seating, this is a separate ticket, not included with any pass.

21+ only

Location: Hale Pele
Admission: Pass Not Required, Hale Pele Party Seating 1 Ticket

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Hale Pele Mug Release Party 7pm Seating

Presented by Hale Pele

Enjoy a private two-hour seating with no wait in one of the country's top tiki bars, and mingle with guests from around the world. Admission includes a special edition of the Hale Pele mug exclusively available to Tiki Kon guests. Hale Pele is 20 minute walk from the Doubletree, or a short rideshare or cab ride.

21+ only

Location: Hale Pele
Admission: Pass Not Required, Hale Pele Party Seating 2 Ticket

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Hale Pele Mug Release Party 10pm Seating

Presented by Hale Pele

Enjoy a private two-hour seating with no wait in one of the country's top tiki bars, and mingle with guests from around the world. Admission includes a special edition of the Hale Pele mug exclusively available to Tiki Kon guests. Hale Pele is 20 minute walk from the Doubletree, or a short rideshare or cab ride.

21+ only

Location: Hale Pele
Admission: Pass Not Required, Hale Pele Party Seating 3 Ticket

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Registration Desk

Check in, pick up wristbands and get information about the weekend's activities.

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

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Friday Symposium (TBD)

Tiki Kon's symposium series presents leading members of the Tiki community, from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to speak on a variety of topics relevant to our themes and interests. Speakers TBD. Seating is general admission on a first-come basis. 

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Tiki Kon Gift Shop

Shop our exclusive line of Tiki Kon merchandise designed and illustrated by VanTiki. Pre-ordered merchandise available for pickup.

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

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Welcome Reception

Mix and mingle with fellow guests, new and old, and enjoy music, art and cocktails (cash bar).

All ages, Family friendly

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Tiki Kon Art Show

Artists from near and far are exhibiting works for your enjoyment and purchase. 

All ages, Family friendly

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

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Friday Symposium (TBD)

Tiki Kon's symposium series presents leading members of the Tiki community, from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to speak on a variety of topics relevant to our themes and interests. Speakers TBD. Seating is general admission on a first-come basis. 

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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VIP Hospitality Suite

Presented by Hale Pele, Plantation Rum

Hale Pele offers full-service catering, including food, drinks and plenty of aloha! Super Deluxe Weekend Pass holders are invited to stop by on Friday afternoon to experience the flavors and hospitality of one of the top tiki bars in America! Pass holder admission includes one complimentary drink ticket. Held in the hotel's Presidential Suite (room number TBA).

21+ only

Location: Presidential Suite, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass

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Screening: Bosko and the Rebirth of Tiki

A documentary about Bosko's art and role in the Tiki revival. 32 min running time. Screening will be followed by a question and answer session with Bosko. General admission, seating on a first-come basis. You can also find him in our Island Marketplace on Saturday, July 6, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Friday Surf & Turf Show

Our Friday night kickoff show is a high energy feast of live surf, soul and pop. Past performers have included Satan's Pilgrims, The 'Verb, The Hangten Hangmen, The Satin Chaps, The Wanna Be-52s, and others. This year's performers TBA.

Parental discretion advised General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Lloyd Center Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Tiki Kon Art Show

Artists from near and far are exhibiting works for your enjoyment and purchase. 

All ages, Family friendly

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

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Island Marketplace (Vending)

Presented by Munktiki

Vendors and artisans from near and far are bringing their treasures for your shopping pleasure. Included with any weekend pass, or you may purchase a ticket at the door. Admission is $10/person and includes 1 alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage.

All ages, Family friendly

Location: Exhibit Hall, Doubletree
Admission: Island Marketplace Ticket, Pass Not Required, Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass, Island Marketplace (Vending) Ticket

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Tiki Kon Gift Shop

Shop our exclusive line of Tiki Kon merchandise designed and illustrated by VanTiki. Pre-ordered merchandise available for pickup.

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

-

Registration Desk

Check in, pick up wristbands and get information about the weekend's activities.

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

-

Saturday Symposium (TBD)

Tiki Kon's symposium series presents leading members of the Tiki community, from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to speak on a variety of topics relevant to our themes and interests. Speakers TBD. Seating is general admission on a first-come basis. 

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Saturday Symposium (TBD)

Tiki Kon's symposium series presents leading members of the Tiki community, from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to speak on a variety of topics relevant to our themes and interests. Speakers TBD. Seating is general admission on a first-come basis. 

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Special Presentation: Rum Class with Martin Cate

Join Martin Cate on a rumbustious journey through the islands learning about the raw material, production, and aging differences in the world of Caribbean rums...and then taste the differences for yourself! Explore the world of rum blending, and see if you have what it takes to be a Master Blender. 90 minutes, includes six rums.

21+ only Advance purchase only.

Location: Lloyd Center Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Rum Class with Martin Cate Ticket

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Saturday Symposium (TBD)

Tiki Kon's symposium series presents leading members of the Tiki community, from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to speak on a variety of topics relevant to our themes and interests. Speakers TBD. Seating is general admission on a first-come basis. 

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Saturday Symposium (TBD)

Tiki Kon's symposium series presents leading members of the Tiki community, from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to speak on a variety of topics relevant to our themes and interests. Speakers TBD. Seating is general admission on a first-come basis. 

All ages General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Kon-Tiki Banquet Dinner & Polynesian Floor Show

Enjoy a luscious buffet dinner inspired by the menu from Steve Crane's Kon-Tiki restaurant, which used to be located on hotel grounds, plus a live Polynesian floor show.

All ages

Location: Lloyd Center Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass

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Bartending Exhibition

An entertaining exhibition of tropical bartending skills, featuring the winner of the Iron Tikitender Southeast competition, which was held in February at Inuhele in Atlanta.

21+ only General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Saturday Night Gala Show

An evening of music, dancing, comedy, cocktails, prizes, and special guest appearances. Past performers have included The Satin Chaps, The Tikigraphs, Paradise, The Ding Dong Devils, Tony Starlight, Melao de Cuba, Tikiyaki 5-0, Wavesauce, Apollo Four, and others. This year's performers TBA.

Parental discretion advised General admission, seating on a first-come basis.

Location: Lloyd Center Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass

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Tiki Kon Art Show

Artists from near and far are exhibiting works for your enjoyment and purchase. 

All ages, Family friendly

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Pass Not Required

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Sunday Bar Tour

An exclusive, private all-day Tiki tour of some of the secret watering holes of the Portland tiki community. Seating is limited, and these tickets will sell out fast!

21+ only

Location: Ballroom Lobby, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass

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Art Workshop 1 (TBD)

Hands-on arts and crafts workshops for those who want to let their creative juices flow. The bar is open, so the tiki juices will be flowing too! Learn to make beautiful art, etched glass, hair flowers, and more, from top experts in their fields. All supplies included in ticket price. Due to limited seating, not included with any pass.

All ages

Location: Exhibit Hall, Doubletree
Admission: Sunday Art Workshop 1 Ticket (TBA)

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Art Workshop 2 (TBD)

Hands-on arts and crafts workshops for those who want to let their creative juices flow. The bar is open, so the tiki juices will be flowing too! Learn to make beautiful art, etched glass, hair flowers, and more, from top experts in their fields. All supplies included in ticket price. Due to limited seating, not included with any pass.

21+ only

Location: Exhibit Hall, Doubletree
Admission: Sunday Art Workshop 2 Ticket (TBA)

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Aloha Oe Finale Party

A final cocktail, live music and fond farewells until next year. Past performers include Lagoon Squad, The Insanitizers, The Men from S.U.R.F., and the Margraves. This year's performers TBA.

All ages, Family friendly

Location: Pacific Northwest Ballroom, Doubletree
Admission: Super Deluxe Weekend Pass, Deluxe Weekend Pass, Standard Weekend Pass