Monday, August 29, 2011

2nd Annual Renton International Festival

Hi Colleagues,

Enjoy this pixel-roll of the second annual Renton International Festival!

Food & Fun Vendors (above 16)
Miss Washington 2011 Brittney Henry emcees opening ceremony
and introduces Renton Mayor Denis Law (above)

Event Dignitaries (above)

Mi Po and Friends :D (above)

Vendors and Tables (above)
Ms. Vietnam WA and runners-up with
mariachi band (above)
Thank you Mi Po (3rd R) for your PR skills and generous spirit! (above)
Me with my VIP pass :D (above)
Tea Palace Restaurant & Banquet,
location and event sponsor (above)
Event festivities included a ribbon cutting ceremony, dignitary appearances, food court, beer garden, music, martial arts performance, dragon dance, a car show, and vendors selling their wares.  The weather showed us how hot and beautiful our city shines in the sun!

Special thanks and kudos to dignitaries from Renton and China, Miss WashingtonMiss Vietnam WA, Duc Tran, Mi Po Seto, Viet Wah GroupTea Palace Restaurant & Banquet, the various event sponsors and organizers, and artisans for enhancing local quality of life here in Renton!

The Renton International Festival exhibits another reason why I Love Renton and Renton is a great place to live, work, and play, but don't take my word for it.  Thank you Mi Po for the VIP pass and Kelley for your fabulous camera organizing skills!  Be sure to attend or sponsor the festivities next year!  

In a spirit of peace, love, goodwill, and... fun!