Mickey Mouse, Stevie Wonder + 21 Other Famous Visitors to the Polynesian Cultural Center

Famous Mormons

In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Donny and Marie Osmond filmed a series of commercials for Hawaiian Punch, including a few at the Polynesian Cultural Center! Watch them here and here.

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Marie returned in 1998 for a visit with her family.

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Gladys Knight

Gladys Knight and her Saints Unified Voices Choir were special guest performers for the 50th anniversary of BYU-Hawaii in October 2005. Here they are with the cast of Ha: Breath of Life.

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Vai Sikahema

The first Tongan to play in the NFL, Latter-day Saint Vai Sikahema was inducted into the Polynesian Cultural Center's Polynesian Football Hall of Fame this year. Here he is pictured with members of the Ha: Breath of Life cast.

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Michigan Governor George Romney

Governor Romney, father of well-known politician Mitt Romney, here takes a tour of the Polynesian Cultural Center.

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Larraine Day

Here, LDS actress Larraine Day sits with her husband, Mike Grilikhes—an early PCC creative force.

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Lead image from the PCC
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