Sogod’s first Panagsogod Festival, aptly carrying the slogan “Ang Sinugdanan (The beginning),” will culminate tomorrow with street dancing and a fiesta banquet at the Municipal Hall.
Vice Mayor Lissa Marie Durano said the festival is among a series of activities aimed at showcasing the town’s rich cultural heritage and potential as a tourist destination.
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The Panagsogod Festival’s culminating activities are timed with the feast of town patron St. James the Apostle.
A shower of events, held since July 1 and which included a mass church wedding, talent showdown, agro-fair, special dinner affair at popular beach resort Alegre, had preceded tomorrow’s celebration highlights.
Durano said several contingents will be joining the street dancing activity that will be held tomorrow during the town fiesta.
The town of Sogod considers the Panagsod Festival as an opportune time for a renewal of unity, cooperation, and prosperity.