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August 12th, 2014Events, Festivals, PhotosPhilippine Festivals 0 Comments

A contingent dance in honor of the sea during the 14th Dinagat Festival last Sunday. Formerly called the Bakasi Festival, Cordovanhons are proud of their fishing heritiage and they show it through the Dinagat Festival, held every August. The celebration is also in honor of the town’s patron Señor San Roque.  (Alan Tangcawan photo)

August 11th, 2014Events, FeaturesPhilippine Festivals 0 Comments

“I AM happy when I get good grades and become an honor student, when my mommy and daddy don’t fight and when I go to the park and have fun with my friends.” With this answer, Little Miss Kagayan 2014 Kim Katryl Labor of Barangay Kauswagan outshone the other equally beautiful girls when they were […]

August 11th, 2014Events, FeaturesPhilippine Festivals 0 Comments

“I AM happy when I get good grades and become an honor student, when my mommy and daddy don’t fight and when I go to the park and have fun with my friends.” With this answer, Little Miss Kagayan 2014 Kim Katryl Labor of Barangay Kauswagan outshone the other equally beautiful girls when they were […]

July 14th, 2014Events, News, Religioussunnex 0 Comments

President Benigno Aquino III has declared July 29, Tuesday, a nationwide regular holiday in observance of Eid’l Fitr, or the end of Ramadhan.

May 16th, 2014EventsPhilippine Festivals 0 Comments

The candidates of Miss Doong 2014 in Doong, an island barangay in Bantayan, Cebu. The village is celebrating its annual fiesta on May 15 in honor of their patron saint San Isidro Labrador. (Photo by Alex Badayos of Sun.Star Cebu) More Philippine festival photos: http://gallery.sunstar.com.ph/Events/Festivals/Philippine-Festivals-2012/i-wH57jdc

May 3rd, 2014Events, Festivals, PhotosPhilippine Festivals 0 Comments

The annual Mandaue Trade Fair is one of the highlights of Mandaue City’s fiesta, which is held in honor of its patron saint, St. Joseph, on May 8. This year’s fiesta celebration is co-organized by the City Historical, Education, Sports and Tourism Foundation. (Photo by Allan Cuizon of Sun.Star Cebu) More photos at www.sunstar.com.ph/gallery

March 21st, 2014Events, Festivals 0 Comments

Performing Tribe No. 1, composed of clustered barangays Old Sagay, Poblacion 1, Poblacion 2, and Tabao, was declared grand champion in Sinigay sa Sagay streetdancing competition yesterday, at the close of the three-day 18th Sinigayan Festival of Sagay City. (Archie Rey Alipalo)   View more photos at www.sunstar.com.ph/gallery

February 5th, 2014Events, Photos 0 Comments

Cabadbaran, the capital city of Agusan del Norte province, celebrates the annual fiesta every February 2 in honor of its patron saint Nuestra Señora Candelaria. View photos of the festivity at Sun.Star Philippine Festivals

The long weekend will definitely be fun-filled for residents and tourists with 11 participating schools highlighting the opening Panagbenga 2014 festivities today. Baguio Flower Festival Foundation, Inc. chief of staff Evangeline Payno said the participating schools include Kias Elementary School, Josefa Cariño Elementary School, Quezon Hill Elementary School, Baguio Central School, Jose P. Laurel Elementary […]

February 1st, 2014Events 0 Comments

OTHERS call it the Lunar New Year, in China it is called the Spring Festival, and the majority recognize it as the Chinese New Year – few days from now till the redolence of the spirit of the centuries-old celebration will be experienced once again this January 31st. The night before of the 31st is […]

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