Rina Palacios, daughter of Peter and Bernie Palacios, performed for
an enthusiastic crowd.
dancers performed several numbers for an Tinian Elementary School
Tinian's "man amko" are seen here enjoying the 2009 San Jose Fiesta:
Hofschneider, Rita A. Manglona, and Lucy King.
A vendor during the 2009 San Jose Fiesta smiles for the camera.
Local band, Burning Bush, performed during the 2009 San Jose Fiesta.
The feast on Saturday, May 2, 2009 included hundreds of dishes from
each island family and the Tinian Mayor's Office.
Several cows (shown here) and pigs were roasted whole for the island
feast on Saturday, May 2, 2009.
parishioners are seen here at the start of the Mass San Jose Church
, the celebrant of the island's annual fiesta. Saint Joseph
Seen here leading the procession is
Tinian's Mayor, Jose P. San Nicolas.
Parishioners here are seen carrying a statue of
, the Saint Joseph
patron saint of the island's annual fiesta held every first week of May.
Herman's Modern Bakery provided several cakes commemorating the
The newly crowned 2009 San Jose Fiesta King, [Hofschneider], son of
Alice U. Hofschneider. stands before the crowd. Hosts Nathaniel
Hofschneider and Jennifer San Nicolas, background, look on.
Sere Ima Sanchez, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Juan A. Sanchez, is shown
here being crowned the 2009 San Jose Fiesta Queen.
The 2008 San Jose Fiesta Queen and King bid their farewell to the crowd.
Serafina King-Nabors, San Jose Parish president, thanked the crowd
after the coronation for their support.