Festivals

The 45th Iloilo Paraw Regatta Festival 2017

When visiting Iloilo City, you will witness the Paraw Regatta which is the oldest festival in Asia, and the premier sailing festival in the Philippines.     The Paraw Regatta Foundation in Iloilo currently sets up the activities, with best support from the City of Iloilo and Provincial Government and also the Department of Tourism, [...]

Dinagyang Festival 2017 Winners

Tribu salognon

Full List Of Dinagyang Festival 2017 Winners MAJOR AWARDS Champion –Tribu Salognon of Jaro National High School 1st runner-up –Tribu Panayanon of Iloilo City National High School 2nd runner-up –Tribu Ilonganon of Jalandoni Memorial National High School 3rd runner-up –Tribu Paghidaet of Lapaz National High School 4th runner-up –Tribu Pan-ay of Fort San Pedro National [...]

Iloilo City Celebrates Dinagyang Festival 2017 [VIDEOS]

Dinagyang

Dinagyang is an Iloilo version of the Ati-Atihan festival generally celebrated not just in Panay Island but as well as in various parts of the country. It might not be as old as the in Kalibo Aklan Ati Atihan, but is certainly impressive in choreography as well as stunning with regards to the various costumes [...]

Iloilo Dinagyang Festival 2017 Opening Salvo [VIDEOS]

Dinagyang-Festival-2016-Iloilo-City

Iloilo Dinagyang Festival is an important event in the Philippines. It’s marked on the 4th Sunday of January every year, right after Sinulog. Witness the Opening Salvo of Dinagyang 2017. Dinagyang 2017 Opening Salvo – Tribu Ilonganon Part 1     Dinagyang 2017 Opening Salvo – Tribu Ilonganon Part 2   Dinagyang 2017 Opening Salvo [...]

April Festivals In The Philippines

April Festivals In The Philipines – Summer Time here in the country is best spent when going to the beaches. But it’s more fun when you get a chance to visit and experience of these Festivals  celebrated in the month of April. 1. Lami-Lamihan Festival The Lami-Lamihan festival high spot the preservation of the yakan [...]

May Festivals in The Philippines

May Festivals in The Philippines – We love feasts. Many occurrences are an opportunity to rejoice. We now celebrate a Saints Birthday on dates formerly connected with animistic rituals. Festivals are lively with often an innovative use of materials. Nearly each island has its fiesta, so only the most outstanding ones are noted. Guests are welcome. [...]

June Festivals In The Philippines

June Festivals In The Philippines – Filipinos love fiestas. The term “fiesta” will bring a smile to the face of almost any Filipino. After all, a fiesta is an extraordinary time with friends, a time for fellowship, food, and lots of activities. There are the following June Festivals In The Philippines 1. Rizal Arts Festival The [...]

March Festivals In The Philippines

March Festivals In The Philippines

March Festivals In The Philippines – It’s a recognized fact that Filipinos everywhere in the world love to celebrate and get together. Just take a look at this list of March Festivals In The Philippines. With that being just a partial list, we wouldn’t be surprised if there’s at least one festival or commemoration in a town [...]

October Festivals In The Philippines

October Festivals In The Philippines – Filipinos love Festivals or Fiestas. Because it is part and bundle of Filipino culture. Fiestas in the Philippines can be religious, cultural, or both. This are colorful with often an inventive use of materials. Nearly each island has its festival, so only the most remarkable ones are noted. Parau Festival [...]

November Festivals In The Philippines

Binabayani Festival

November Festivals In The Philippines culture – We Filipinos celebrate fiestas for the various reasons. These include showing thankfulness for the good harvest, the revealing of feast days of saints, and honoring significant events in local history. The Philippine festivals are characterized by overflowing food, colorful games, joyous music, and contests.   The following are [...]