Carson City hosts inaugural Polynesian Festival | NevadaAppeal.com

Carson City hosts inaugural Polynesian Festival

Julie Salanoa, Jaidyn Moliga and Emjae Salanoa pose for a photo before their Polynesian dance routine with the Matasina Dance group Saturday at the Marv Teixeira Pavillion in Mills Park.
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TOP LEFT: Julie Salanoa, Jaidyn Moliga and Emjae Salanoa pose for a photo before their Polynesian dance routine with the Matasina Dance group Saturday at the Marv Teixeira Pavilion in Mills Park. TOP RIGHT: 2-month-old Zaraiyah Leslie enjoys the inaugural Polynesian Festival Saturday at Mills Park’s Marv Teixeira Pavilion. BOTTOM: Chris Pennington of Oakdale, Calif., is served a Shoyu Chicken Rice Bowl by Nathan Luke of Reno’s Aloha Shack Saturday.