Introducing the “Maniac Editions” of Tikizilla vs Taboo Planet mugs! Faust Acosta has “vandalized” twelve Taboo Planet mugs using his signature acrylic paint and automotive grade sealant, while Patrick Vassar lent his talents to some hand painted Tikizillas.
Tiki Mug News
Learn about Tiki Mug releases and upcoming events.
Tiki Oasis is fast approaching, and with it comes the excitement and trepidation of multiple Tiki mug releases. That’s why The Search for Tiki has created this guide to help you obtain your mug successfully, while still enjoying your vacation. We break down some of the artists and mugs that will be at Tiki Oasis.
It may not be July 30 yet, but Club 33 is already releasing new merchandise inspired by Disney’s live action film Jungle Cruise. The mug continues Club 33’s Tiki Takeover event and it depicts a jungle boat loaded with Tikis that is being attacked by hippos.
Stowaway Tiki in Tustin, California has announced their first permanent Tiki mug design and its one designed by BigToe. The first edition is limited to only 225 mugs in a glossy blue glaze and it comes with a Rum Runner cocktail. The mug depicts a surfing monkey.
Tikiland Trading Co. has collaborated with Critterosity on a new cocktail mug depicting a wahine wearing a headdress of tropical flowers. It was sculpted by THOR, also known as Tom Thordarson, and made in California. Only 300 mugs will be sold.
THOR, the Creative Director of Tikiland Trading Co., has designed and sculpted a new nautical cocktail mug depicting a pirate captain at the helm of his ship. The captain is using a Tiki supported ship’s wheel to navigate rough waters.
A new limited edition of Rumwild’s Desert Marquesan mug goes on sale tomorrow, July 23. The mug depicts a standing Marquesan style Tiki with a scorpion hitchhiking on its back. The pincers of the scorpion wrap around the mug to form the eyes of the Tiki.
After a long extended closure brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto is officially set to reopen today starting at 3:00pm EDT. New signage was recently installed outside the entrance of the bar. All guests are welcome before 8:00pm.
The latest edition of Lost Temple Traders’ Swirly Bob cocktail mug will be lime green. The mug combines lime flavored soft serve ice cream with the pop-culture icon Tiki Bob in a Polynesian inspired cup. The new version will be a timed release available for 24 hours.
Tiki tOny and Tikiland Trading Co. have announced their Beachcomber Monkey mug will go on sale to the public on Saturday, July 17. The mug was 3D sculpted by THOR and was manufactured in the United States by The Shrunken Monkey. It is a Limited Edition of 300.
From now until July 30, Mondo is celebrating Summer with a BOGO sale on officially licensed Marvel Tiki mugs. When you buy one Marvel mug, you get a second Marvel mug of equal or lesser value for free. Offer is valid on MODOK, Venom, and Thanos.
Club 33 members now have two options when purchasing an Indiana Jones inspired cocktail mug. The “SNAKES! Mug” comes in both brown and a new purple colorway. While both mugs can be purchased for $65, the purple glaze can be purchased by members only.
VanTiki’s last Dead Bastard mugs will go on sale today, July 11, at 12:00pm PDT/3:00pm EDT. The super limited edition of 25 mugs has been split into satin black (13) and satin bone white glazes (12), both with 22k gold lustre eyes. Sales are limited to one per person.
Master sculptor Squid has finally sculpted a cocktail mug featuring (you guessed it) a squid! The new mug from Lost Temple Traders will officially go on sale this Friday, July 9. The mug depicts a sunken submarine underneath a gigantic sea monster.
A new lineup of shot glasses featuring several sketchy-looking characters designed by BigToe will debut today, July 1, in celebration of the The Search for Tiki website’s one-year-anniversary. Glasses come in sets of four.
The first photos of the sold out Bad Kitty Tiki mug have emerged alongside an official update from The Search for Tiki. The official update from The Search for Tiki can be read here, which includes an adjusted time frame on shipping for those who preordered.