Homecoming Summer Festival
On the third Saturday of June every year, residents and visitors come together in a fun social atmosphere to celebrate the beginning of summer! A marketplace takes place with booths offering food and handicrafts for sale. Activities include a Stone Money ceremony, traditional dances, canoe building and carving demonstrations, canoe rides, and more.
On June 16 – 17, 2017, the Yap Visitors Bureau will welcome all Yap citizens here and abroad, current and past residents and visitors to the 7th Homecoming Summer Festival honoring 30 Years of PATA Micronesia: A catalyst for Sustainable Tourism Development. Come celebrate this kick-off- the-summer festival when families and friends, new and old, reunite at the Living History Museum in Colonia. And don’t forget to bring your camera!
Download the Homecoming Festival Schedule of Events