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Tiki Bar is Open
Written by: John Hiatt
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: Live in Las Vegas, NV (2003)
Additional Discography:
Live in Auburn, WA (2003)

Minimatinee 1 (2003)
Live in Mansfield, MA (2004)
Live in Cincinnati, OH (2004)
Live In Hawaii (2005)

Lyrics:
[Chorus:]
Thank God the tiki bar is open
Thank God the tiki torch still shines
Thank God the tiki bar is open
Come on in and open up your mind

On a leave of absence
With no resemblance to reality
I felt like a rocket launched into the wild blue yonder
By the boys down at Kennedy.

Checked into His Majesty's Court Hotel
Where the sign said "praise his name"
I was tired and alone I didn't feel too well
But I don't think that he was to blame.

[Chorus]

Full moon over (Concert CityState)
Full moon in my mind
And my sun tan dream is still out of reach
And the strip malls are robbing me blind

Well his name was Captain Adam Troy
And he sailed the "Kon-Tiki"
Now the captain's gone but he won't be forgotten
Nor his likes will we ever see

[Chorus]

Well a drink ain't no solution
But it can calm your fears
And if that tiki bar closes down tonight
Well I just might dissappear

[Chorus 2x]

Shows Played At:
03-31-2018: John Paul Jones Arena – Charlottesville, VA
10-21-2017: Mattress Firm Amphitheatre – San Diego, CA
10-19-2017: Bill Graham Civic Auditorium – San Francisco, CA
10-15-2017: Matthew Knight Arena – Eugene, OR
08-19-2017: Xfinity Center – Mansfield, MA
08-17-2017: BB&T Pavilion – Camden, NJ
08-15-2017: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
08-11-2017: Budweiser Stage – Toronto,
07-08-2017: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
06-03-2017: MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre – Tampa, FL
05-18-2017: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheatre – Virginia Beach, VA
05-16-2017: Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre – West Palm Beach, FL
05-13-2017: Amway Center – Orlando, FL
05-11-2017: Volvo Stadium on Daniel Island – Charleston, SC
03-30-2017: Universal City Walk – Hollywood, CA
10-20-2016: Golden 1 Center – Sacramento, CA
10-15-2016: MGM Grand Garden Arena – Las Vegas, NV
09-16-2016: Kaaboo Del Mar – Del Mar, CA
09-03-2016: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
09-01-2016: Century Link Center – Omaha, NE
12-31-2015: Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY
10-24-2015: Verizon Wireless Amphitheater – Irvine, CA
09-27-2015: La Cigale – Paris,
11-30-2013: KFC Yum! Center – Louisville, KY
10-26-2013: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-24-2013: US Airways Cente – Phoenix, AZ
10-22-2013: Pepsi Arena – Denver, CO
10-19-2013: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-17-2013: Belly Up – Solana Beach, CA
09-28-2013: La Cigale – Paris,
02-28-2009: Waikiki Beach Shell – Honolulu, HI
02-26-2009: Jimmy Buffett’s at the Beachcomber – Honolulu, HI
02-24-2009: Maui Arts & Cultural Ctr – Maui, HI
10-25-2008: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-21-2008: Shoreline Amphitheatre – Mountain View, CA
10-18-2008: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-16-2008: Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre – San Diego, CA
09-06-2008: Comcast Center – Mansfield, MA
09-04-2008: Comcast Center – Mansfield, MA
08-30-2008: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
08-27-2008: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
08-24-2008: Boardwalk Hall – Atlantic City, NJ
08-22-2008: Stephen Talkhouse – Amagansett, NY
07-24-2008: Toyota Park – Bridgeview, IL
07-19-2008: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
06-14-2008: Citizens Bank Park – Philadelphia, PA
06-12-2008: Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
06-10-2008: DTE Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
06-05-2008: Lakewood Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
05-01-2008: Margaritaville Cafe – New Orleans, LA
04-29-2008: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Charlotte, NC
04-26-2008: Pizza Hut Park – Frisco, TX
04-24-2008: Verizon Wireless Amphitheater – St Louis, MO
04-21-2008: Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Houston, TX
03-29-2008: St Barts Bucket Regattas – Gustavia,
10-20-2007: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
10-18-2007: Fillmore Auditorium – San Francisco, CA
10-04-2007: Waikiki Beach Shell – Honolulu, HI
01-30-2004: Maui Arts & Cultural Ctr – Maui, HI
01-28-2004: Waikiki Beach Shell – Honolulu, HI
01-24-2004: Arrowhead Pond – Anaheim, CA
01-22-2004: Margaritaville Cafe – Las Vegas, NV
01-20-2004: HP Pavilion – San Jose, CA
09-23-2003: Coors Amphitheatre – San Diego, CA
09-20-2003: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
09-18-2003: Clark County Amphitheatre – Vancouver, WA
09-16-2003: White River Amphitheatre – Auburn, WA
08-30-2003: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
08-28-2003: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
08-26-2003: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
08-23-2003: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
08-21-2003: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
08-19-2003: Post Gazette Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
07-05-2003: Nissan Pavilion – Bristow, VA
07-03-2003: Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD
07-01-2003: Tweeter Center Philadelphia – Camden, NJ
06-28-2003: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
06-26-2003: Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN
06-24-2003: DTE Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
04-26-2003: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
04-24-2003: Pepsi Arena – Denver, CO
04-22-2003: Smirnoff Music Center – Dallas, TX
04-19-2003: AM South Amphitheatre – Nashville, TN
04-17-2003: HiFi Buys Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
04-15-2003: The Woodlands – Houston, TX
06-22-2002: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
06-20-2002: Tweeter Center Chicago – Tinley Park, IL
06-18-2002: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
05-26-2002: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
05-25-2002: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
05-04-2002: New Orleans Jazz Festival – New Orleans, LA
05-02-2002: Margaritaville Cafe – New Orleans, LA
04-25-2002: Smirnoff Music Center – Dallas, TX
04-23-2002: The Woodlands – Houston, TX
04-20-2002: Greensboro Coliseum – Greensboro, NC
04-18-2002: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Charlotte, NC
04-16-2002: Alltel Pavilion – Raleigh, NC
04-13-2002: AM South Amphitheatre – Nashville, TN
04-03-2002: The Breakers – Palm Beach, FL
03-21-2002: Dukes Waikiki Restaurant – Waikiki Beach, HI
Number of Shows: 100