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Guam prepping to host 2016 FESTPAC

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by Jolene Toves

Guam - The Festival of Pacific Arts coordinating committee announces the countdown has begun for Guam to host the 12th Festival of Pacific Arts set for May 22-June 4, 2016. Also known as the "Olympics of Pacific Arts", this traveling festival is hosted every four years by a different country in the Pacific and will feature delegations from 27 participating island nations.

FESTPAC committee chairperson Theresa Arriola says "Guam is honored and very proud to host our brothers and sisters from these participating island nations across the Pacific, as we come together to celebrate and showcase our unique indigenous practices and culture through the arts." the theme for FESTPAC 2016 is "What We Own, What We Have, What We Share - United Voice of the Pacific."

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