August 23-25, 2024 | Trader Vic’s Emeryville

Trader Vic's 90th Anniversary Weekend

Embark on a journey through time at Trader Vic's 90th Anniversary Weekend, celebrating 90 years of legacy and the 80th anniversary of the iconic Mai Tai. Join us for a three-day extravaganza, immersing yourself in the evolution of Trader Vic’s through the decades.

Friday, August 23rd: Black "Tai" Event

This Friday soirée promises an immersive journey through the decades, tantalizing your senses with unique themes, decor, and cuisine from each era. Don your vintage attire, sip on era-inspired drinks, and dance through time with Trader Vic’s.

Saturday, August 24th: Tiki ‘tai’ Treasure Hunt Bar Crawl

Embark on a self-guided Bay Area Tiki ‘Tai’ Bar Crawl starting at Trader Vic’s. The adventure begins at 4pm, but for those holding a 3-day weekend pass, the excitement starts an hour earlier at our exclusive mixer.

Mixer (3-day Pass Holders): Join us at 3pm at Trader Vic’s for a pre-crawl celebration. Indulge in passed apps, imbibe from our mai tai boat, groove to tunes from our DJ, and enjoy a 1/2oz pour of the exquisite Appleton 17 year. As a special privilege, 3-day pass holders receive their exclusive treasure map ahead of other participants, giving them a head start on this epic treasure hunt.

Collect stamps on your map for a chance to win a special barrel full of treasure!

Join us for this treasure-filled journey!

Sunday, August 25th: Mai Tai Day 80th

 We’ll be concluding this weekend long celebration with the 80th anniversary of the Mai Tai. Join us for Mai Tai Day 2024 as we celebrate Vic’s invention of the greatest rum cocktail ever created!

Festivities Include:

Live music

Rum tastings

Trader Vic's Pupus & Bites, Tropical Desserts & more

Mai Tais, Tropical Tais, Mocktails, Boozy Tai Slushies, Punch Bowls & More!

Tiki market with artists & vendors selling décor, clothes, art, handcrafted goods & gifts

Symposiums with special guests

Cultural dance performances & displays

Professional photobooth

Kids face-painting

Guest bartenders

Cocktail competition

Group Mai Tai Day Toast to 80 years!