Festival of Chamorro Arts (FoCHa)

January 16, 2016


Celebration Hall
Jacobs Center

404 Euclid Ave
San Diego, CA 92114

Free Event
Free Parking

Entertainment Arts Performances Displays Workshops

In celebration of the Festival of Pacific Arts (FestPac), bringing together the Pacific Region's artists and cultural practitioners every four years, Guam will host this major regional event in 2016.

Join CHE'LU in welcoming official FestPac delegates (outside of Guam) to the first Festival of Chamorro Arts in San Diego.

If you have been selected to be a Guam FestPac Diaspora Delegate, you can reserve and pay for vending space online. The deadline for reserving your table and not incur a late fee is December 15, 2015.

Pay for vending space online

Select Vendor Type


Register as a delegate vendor via USPS:
FoCHa Vendor Booth Application (PDF)









Past Events

November 7, 2015

Free Event
Spanish Landing Park, San Diego

Kumeyaay Blessing Sakman Chamorro Ceremony

Kumeyaay Welcome Sakman Chamorro to San Diego


October 31, 2015

5 PM - 10 PM

Sons & Daughters of Guam Club

334 Willie James Jones Ave, San Diego, CA 92102

Sakman Dinner, Dance Fiesta

March 28, 2015

Free Event Free Parking!

6th Annual 2015 Chamorro Cultural Festival

The organizing committee of 2015 Chamorro Cultural Festival

The 2015 Chamorro Cultural Festival will be hosted at the beautiful and spacious campus of California State University - San Marcos. Invite the entire family for a fun-filled day of cultural celebration, education, entertainment, art and food!

Become a sponsor of the 2015 Chamorro Cultural Festival

Reserve your vendor booth for the 2015 Chamorro Cultural Festival

Reserve a hotel room for the festival with Hampton Inn, the official hotel of the CCF. Hampton Inn has a special CCF rate. Reserve by March 7, 2015. Click here for more information.

Map: Cal State - San Marcos 333 South Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, CA 92078

February 21, 2015

Uno Hit - Hu Guaiya Hao

March 29, 2014

5th Annual 2014 Chamorro Cultural Festival

The 5th Annual Chamorro Cultural Festival took place on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Jacobs Center, Market Creek Plaza 404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, CA. Watch the 2014 promotional video.

Re-live the 2014 CCF Opening Ceremony

Images from 2014 CCF
Entertainment 2014
People 2014

February 8, 2014

Hu Guiya Hao Dinner Dance

March 23, 2013

2013 4th Annual Chamorro Cultural Festival

The 4th Annual Chamorro Cultural Festival took place on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Jacobs Center 404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, CA 92114 (Euclid Avenue Trolley Stop). Watch 2013 promotional video.

Hafa Adai Entertainment and Betelnut Radio Present
Mariana Islands Concert Part Two

At the conclusion of the Chamorro Cultural Festival, join CHE'LU for an evening of exciting entertainment featuring

  • Tribal Theory
  • Parker Yobei
  • Marvin I. Deleon Guerrero

Visit Hafa Adai Entertainment for more information

2012 CCF Pictures by Bryson Kim
CCF - Program
CCF - Entertainment
CCF - People

2013 CCF Essential Documents and Links
Event poster
Vendor booth registration
Vendor booth rules and regulations
Program book advertising opportunities
Workshop Registration Application
Workshop Agreement & Rules
Model release form: Adult | Minor
Hotel accommodations - Holiday Inn Express (special CHE'LU rate)

February 27, 2013

Pale' Eric Forbes VIP Reception

CHE'LU presents Know Your Roots with Pale' Eric Forbes, OFM CAP
5:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Jacobs Center Museum
404 Euclid Avenue
San Diego, Calif. 92114
$20 Limited Seating

Proceeds will aid in the video & DVD production of Pale' Eric's presentations on Chamorro history, language, culture, customs, and traditions.

Appetizers will be served; entertainment by Island Rain