BiGGJOHN is a well-known figure in the Bay Area for his flare emceeing various gatherings, sporting events and specifically Polynesian events, since 1988.  BiGGJOHN continues his work entertaining while keeping his audience captive and focused on the show at hand.  He is associated with the legendary Latin Rock band, Dakila and one of the East Bay's premier Polynesian show groups, Da Island Way. 

Below is a list of groups and events that BiGGJOHN has emceed or announced for:

  • Sho-Time Productions (SSF, CA):  1988-1992

  • Inner Dimension Mobile DJ  (SF, CA): 1998-2008

  • Alhambra High Lacrosse (Martinez, CA): 2010-2012

  • Clayton Valley Jr. Football League (Concord CA):  2012-2013

  • CA Football Academy (Concord, CA): 2016-2017

  • Kiki Raina Tahiti Fete (Merced, CA): 2016 to present

  • May Day Festival (Alameda Co. Fairgrounds): May 2017

  • Manahere I Ori Tahiti (Milpitas, CA): 2017 to present

  • Heiva O Ta’u Ori (Fairfield, CA): Sept. 2018

  • Te Fa'a No Te Ori (Stockton, CA): 2018 to present

  • Hura Atua Nui's Showcase (Milpitas, CA) 2018 to present 

  • Rahiti's Hoike (So. San Fran): Dec. 2018

  • Tehani Studio Competition (Newark, CA): Jul. 2019

  • Heiva I San Francisco (SF, CA):  2019 - 2020

  • Heiva Maohi O'Patitifa (Elk Grove, CA) Aug. 2019

  • Farereira'a SF by Hui Tarava (SSF, CA): Sept. 2019

  • United Sportsmen Inc. (Concord, CA) - Did the voice over for the company's voicemail system: Aug. 2019

  • Legacies of the Pacific - Birds of a Feather benefiting Make-a-Wish Foundation (Oakland, CA ):  Oct. 2019

  • Island Thunder MC Luau (Fremont, CA): June 2021


Up coming events

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