12th Annual Don the Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival

If you love Mai Tais as much as we do, then don’t miss this year’s 12th annual Don the Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival. Join us on August 14, 2021 at Royal Kona Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii as we celebrate the legendary Mai Tai cocktail and watch as over 20 of the world's top bartenders mix it up in a battle for the title of World’s Best Mai Tai and over $17,500 in cash prizes.

Festival Highlights include:

Mai Tai Marketplace: Shop for crafts and island treats from local artisans and merchants from 11am-4pm
Battle of the BBQ: Taste and vote for Hawaii's best barbecue from 11am-2pm
Pool Party: Listen to live music from local Hawaiian artists by the pool from 2:30pm-4pm

Mai Tai Mix-off: From 4:30pm – 7:30pm watch bartenders from around the world vie for the title of World’s Best Mai Tai and cash prizes. First place winner receives $10,000, second place winner receives $5,000, and third place winner receives $2,500.