August 3 & 4 – Bay Area Aloha Festival returns!

Posted on July 30, 2013


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The 18th Annual San Francisco Bay Area Aloha Festival returns to the San Mateo County Event Center!

(video credit:  Braddah Randy Vibal Damron)

The Pacific Islanders Cultural Association of the San Francisco Bay Area (PICA) offer their talents in music and dance during this FREE ADMISSION, two-day festival of arts held during the first full weekend of every August. Entertainment highlights include Pacific Islander music as well as Polynesian dance. The festival will also feature arts & crafts vendors, island cuisine, educational exhibits and workshops, and an `Ohana Korner with simple games for the kids!

What:  18th Annual San Francisco Bay Area Aloha Festival — FREE ADMISSION

When:  Saturday and Sunday, August 3 and 4 from 10:00 am — 5:00 pm

Where:  San Mateo County Event Center — 1346 Saratoga Drive  San Mateo, CA  94403

Parking:  $10, cash per vehicle

Check out the photoset from last year’s Aloha Festival – this year will surely be even better!

About PICA:

The Pacific Islanders Cultural Association (PICA) was formed in 1995 in Northern California. It is comprised of interested volunteers whose mission is to develop and perpetuate through education the histories, cultures and traditions of all Pacific islanders, mainly through its annual Aloha Festival. Your support, whether by participating in or volunteering your time at our festival, or by tax deductible donations, is greatly appreciated and will assist PICA in achieving its goals.

For more information, please visit their website:

About the San Mateo County Event Center:

San Mateo Event Center is the Bay Area’s top destination for events, meetings, promotions, and special events – from 15 in small meetings up to 50,000 campus-wide. Offering expansive space, lush landscaping, and flexible amenities conveniently located 20 minutes from all major cities.

Call us today! 650-574-3247