"Save the Date" September 24 and 25th, 2016  

 Ski Beach, Mission Bay, San Diego, 92109

 
   
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Mission Statement
The primary purposes and objectives of the Pacific Islander Festival Association shall be:

(a) To promote charitable and educational projects for the benefit of everyone, but with emphasis on the Indigenous People of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.

(b) To provide educational and cultural resources to everyone, but with emphasis on the Indigenous People of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.

(c) To actively participate in the promotion and perpetuation of the traditional cultures, ancient historical data, languages, attitudes and values of the Indigenous People of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.
 

PIFA 2016 Schedule
Download PDF 2016 Schedule
 
Saturday – September 24, 2016
845am Procession, Introduction of Colors, National Anthem by Isaiah “Zaya” Mauga & President Welcome Remarks
930am 2016 Miss PIFA San Diego Court
950am Island Fire Fitness
1030am Varua Tahiti e
1115am Introduction of PIFA BOD’s and Scholarship Recipients
1145am Pride of Polynesia
1230pm Kutturan Chamoru/UnoHit
115pm Hot Hula
200pm Kaleo O Nalani
245pm Irensia
330pm Tamari’i Mata’irea
   
Sunday – September 25, 2016
800am Church Service with “Life Changers Ministries” – Pastor Lenny Faaola
915am Ministry through Lyrics
945am Halau Na Pua Ilima O Kehaulani
1030am Imahen TaoTao Tano
1115am Kuhai Halau O Keka’eilaua’ekalani Pa ‘Olapa
1200pm 2016 Miss PIFA Queen – Leiisa Case
1230pm Leiisa Polynesian Dance Group
115pm Tupua Productions
200pm 2016 Miss PIFA Princess – Cheyenne Solia
230pm Heali’i Polynesian Revue
315pm Taupou Samoa
 
PIFA 2016 Artwork
 
Pacific Islander Community Night at Petco

Pacific Islander Recap from San Diego Padres on Vimeo.


 
Contact Information
If you have any general questions please email us at:
info@pifasandiego.com
 
For any scholarship information please email:
scholarships@pifasandiego.com
 
For any booth / vendor information please email:
booths@pifasandiego.com 
 
For any publicity information please email:
publicity@pifasandiego.com
 
For any entertainment information please email:
entertainment@pifasandiego.com
 
For any Miss Pifa information please email:
misspifa@pifasandiego.com
 
For any sponsorship information please email:
sponsors@pifasandiego.com

 
For any Program Book information please email:
programbook@pifasandiego.com

 
For any website feedback please email:
Webmaster Bryson Kim
 
 
 
2017 Festival Date
The Festival dates for 2017 will be September 23 and 24, 2017. 

THANK YOU to all who attended and supported PIFA 2016.
2017 Sponsor Opportunities
Our festival draws over 80,000 attendees.  If you are interested in being a sponsor for the 2017 festival please email us at:
sponsors@pifasandiego.com
2016 Festival Pictures
Check out the new PIFA FLICKR account which contains pictorial slideshows of the 2016 festival.
FLICKR pictures
2016 Festival Video
We are now in the process of loading our 2016 Festival Video.  Time to relive moments from the "Island Ways".
John Bryant videos
Island Fire Fitness
Varua Tahiti e
PIFA Queen and Princess
Pride of Polynesia
PIFA Queen Present and Past
Opening Ceremony
Hot Hula
Kutturan Chamoru
Kaleo Onalani
Irensia
Tamarii Matairea
Imahen TaoTao Tano
Miss PIFA & Ryley and Ivana Moi
Leiisa Polynesia Dance Group
Tupua Productions
PIFA Princess Cheyenne Solia
Kuhau Halau
Heali'is Polynesian Revue
Taupou Samoa
Michael Lagman videos
Island Way
Leiisa Polynesian Dance Group
Melanie Amen
Ohana Crack Seed
Calituna Fries
Outakes
Ryley and Ivana Moi
Tamarii Matairea Drumming
Miss PIFA Leiisa Case
Bryson Kim videos
Melanie Amen
Ryley and Ivana Moi
Crowns Guam
Miss PIFA Leisa Case
Kehau Wilson
Tupua Productions
Leiisa Polynesian Dance Group
Heali'is Otea
Heali'is Hawaiian
Pride of Polynesian Fire
Kutturan Chamoru
Opake
Kaleo Onalani
Imahen TaoTao Tano
Irensia
Na Pua Ilima
Leiisa Drummers
Leiisa Opening Number
2016 Host Hotel
We are please to announce we are partnering with the Four Points by Sheraton (San Diego-Sea World) to offer a special festival rate.
Room rate available through August 23, 2016
Please click the link to direct you to their site.
 
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PIFA 2016 Sponsors
PIFA extends a special THANK YOU to all our 2016 sponsors who help us host this FREE public event and fund scholarships each year.
Seven Up
 
Hawaiian Airlines
 
Air Tahiti Nui
 
Wawanesa Insurance
 
Valley View Casino
 
 
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