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Tucson, Arizona: 25-Ton Easter Island Head Team Field Report

The Hut

305 N. 4th Ave., Tucson, AZ
Outside The Hut nightclub. On the northwest corner of N. 4th Ave. and E. 8th St. I-10 exit 258. Drive east on Congress St. for a half-mile, turn left onto 6th Ave., turn right onto 7th St., then turn right onto 4th Ave.
Lit at night. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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25-Ton Easter Island Head

Easter Island head replica was rescued from Tucson's defunct Magic Carpet mini-golf and given a new life. Report...
Tucson, Arizona - New Home For Tucson Tiki Head
25-Ton Tiki Head:

A 25-ton Tiki head in arid Arizona somehow seemed perfectly sensible as part of Tucson's Magic Carpet Golf. But when the mini-golf course closed in late 2007, the head -- as well as the attraction's many other oversized sculptures -- were imperiled by the same forces of change that have toppled Tikis in places that don't even have miniature golf.

[12/26/2008] Complete Story...

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Tiki head.

25 Ton Kon Tiki Statue

The Kon Tiki statue seems to be in a beer garden.

[Rob Lively, 02/24/2021]

Scarf for the giant tiki head.

25-Ton Tiki Head

With the tremendous cold spell, we have had some compassion. Tucsonans decided that our Magic Carpet Tiki needed a hand-knitted scarf to keep it warm. Thought you would like to see how Tiki's get warm when it is 19 degrees. It was done, we believe, as part of a renegade art installation. It is a peaceful movement to place positive projects around the nation.

[Charlie Spillar, 02/09/2011]

Tiki head unveiled.

Tiki Easter Island Head

I was there for the grand unveiling of the "Tiki Noggin" at its new location. It's call The Hut and is a club on 4th avenue.

[Richard Trible, 09/02/2009]

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