Heiva San Diego

Ia Orana, Manava, Maeva,     

Dear Friends, Manava, Maeva, Ia Orana,

The President and all her Members of Reva Tahiti Productions are honored and proud to celebrate with you the Fifth Edition of Heiva San Diego!

The Heiva San Diego 2015, a Polynesian celebration representing Tahiti has positioned herself as the bridge between French Polynesia and the United States sharing our culture with multi-ethnic Polynesian communities.

The Fed of Ori Tahiti and the Conservatoire of Tahiti have given its endorsement to Heiva San Diego!

An event of celebration on the 8th and the 9th of August 2015 filled with the richness of our Polynesian culture which advocates supreme values! It is an experience our guests will never forget. We celebrate friendship, music, dancing, drumming, singing, arts & crafts and islands spirits! Come escape with us into our Tropical paradise. This will be a fun and family-oriented event!

The liveliness of Heiva San Diego cannot exist without your participation and support of our social and economic partners for whom we thank very much.

Te MANA is Heiva San Diego 2015 Theme – it means "To be in Power" by Ludmilla Tapea.

I wish you all an amazing Heiva San Diego 2015~ Long Life Heiva San Diego !

For more information, please visit us at www.heivasandiego.com

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Reva Tahiti

Reva Tahiti Productions is an organization whose purpose is to share the cultures and traditions of Tahiti and South Pacific islands with the United States.




Contact Us

Maeva Tarahu-McNicol
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About Us

A View of the past and a Vision for the future of TAHITI!
Traditions continue...by Reva Tahiti Productions
We preserve and respect our shared heritage and resources.
We strive for a better future for our fenua: Tahiti
As a proud Tahitian, I invite you to join us in this exciting journey: the Heiva San Diego!
Bringing Tahiti to San Diego, it’s culture and traditions, for a weekend provides an exciting and unique opportunity for our Polynesian community.
Heiva San Diego consists of: Pageant for Miss & Mr. Heiva, A Tahitian fashion Show, a sumptuous Tahitian Feast, and Soloist & Couples Dance Competition.
Tahitian Prizes, Auctions, Donations, Contributions, Grants and Scholarships are available and are truly memorable and unique opportunities for anyone who loves Tahiti.


We are honored that our event is now  posted on "La France aux Etats-Unis" newsletter.   Read article

We are in the Tahiti Newspapers (la Depeche / Les Nouvelles).
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Saturday Showcase

Tahitian Dance


Thursday Day 8/6/2015
Mr & Miss Heiva Pageant
Bali Hai Restaurant
Doors open 10:30
Pageant 11-1
Admission is FREE

Thursday Evening 8/6/2015
Gala Dinner and Show
Bali Hai Restaurant
Check-in @ 530pm
Doors open @ 6pm
Gala 7pm - 10pm
Sorry this event is SOLD OUT

Friday 8/7/2015

San Diego Concourse
Workshops by Tahitian Masters
Drumming/Uke 1-3pm
Dance 3-5pm
Each block is $50
Payment at door

Saturday Day 8/8/2015
San Diego Concourse
Solo Dance Prelims
Check-in 7am-815am
Walk-ins are $70
Doors to outer lobby open at 8am
Procession @ 9am
Dance from 10am - 4pm
Results posted at 4pm
Admission is $15

Saturday Evening 8/8/2015
San Diego Concourse
Dance Showcase
Bora Bora & Marquesas
Gabilou Laughlin
Fashion Show
530pm - 830pm
Admission is $20

Sunday Day 8/9/2015
San Diego Concourse
Solo Dance Semis and Finals
Group Performances
Award Ceremony
845am - 430pm

Parking available at the Concourse Lot for $10

Heiva San Diego


Air Tahiti Nui is our Main SPONSOR for this incredible event.

REVA TAHITI PRODUCTIONS  is a cultural organization dedicated to promote friendship, understanding and cultural awareness between the people of French Polynesia and the United States through dancing, singing, education and the cultural arts.

If you’re not a member of our community yet, stop by and sign up for our newsletter at our next event. Everyone involved with the Heiva San Diego are all volunteers. Each one of them donate their time, expertise, energy and optimism to all aspects of the event. If you think you might be able to help and would like to get involved, please contact us: heiva.maeva@gmail.com












































Ori Workshops with Masters from, "The Artistic Conservatory of French Polynesia,"
Friday August 7, 2015
San Diego Concourse
Percussion/uke 1-3pm
Ori Dance 3-5pm
Download flyer and app below or for info: haumea@PacBell.net

Download workshop flyer
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Cultural Workshops offered:
Four craft workhops given by experts from Tahiti and the Marquesas
$15 for all four classes
10, 11, 1 and 2 class times

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Eric Gresset

Tahitian Tattoist

Eric Gresset, famed Tahitian tattoist, will be available for tattoo appointments.  Please review his information at:
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