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Dinagyang Festival 2014 Schedule of Events

Dinagyang Festival 2014 Schedule of Events

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Iloilo City gears up for the Dinagyang Festival 2014. This year’s theme is “Bringing More Fun to the World” with the festival highlights set on January 24-26, 2014.

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Guimaras Manggahan Festival 2013 Schedule

Guimaras Manggahan Festival 2013 Schedule

| March 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

Here is the complete list of activities lined up for the 2013 edition of the annual Manggahan Festival in Guimaras (Guimaras Mango Festival). This island province in Western Visayan region is known to produce the sweetest mangoes in the Philippines (and probably the world). The annual festival highlights the culture and people of Guimaras through […]

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Iloilo Chinese New Year 2013 Schedule of Activities

Iloilo Chinese New Year 2013 Schedule of Activities

| February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Iloilo City once again stages its own version of the annual Chinese New Year celebration. Touted as the grandest Chinese New Year event in the Philippines after Binondo, Iloilo’s celebration this year will fall 5 days later than the actual new year’s day in the Chinese calendar. Various events are lined up to showcase the […]

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Iloilo celebrates 1st Korean-Ilonggo Friendship Festival

Iloilo celebrates 1st Korean-Ilonggo Friendship Festival

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Iloilo celebrates the 1st Korean-Ilonggo Friendship Festival starting today, September 17 until September 22, 2012. The week-long celebration spearheaded by the Iloilo Korea United Community Association Inc. is the first of its kind in the country. It showcases the best of Korean Culture and aims to strengthen friendship between the Koreans and the Ilonggos. 

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Manggahan Festival 2012 Schedule of Activities

Manggahan Festival 2012 Schedule of Activities

| April 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Here is the full schedule of activities for the Manggahan Festival 2012 in the province of Guimaras. The highlights of the weeklong celebration are the Tribe Competitions featuring the different festivals of the municipalities comprising the province and the Mango All-You-Can-Eat showcasing the sweetest mangoes in the Philippines!

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Dinagyang lands on the cover of Asian Geographic’s Passport Magazine

Dinagyang lands on the cover of Asian Geographic’s Passport Magazine

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Iloilo City’s famous Dinagyang Festival grabbed a spot on the cover of the latest issue of Asian Geographic’s Passport Magazine. A stunning photo of an Ati warrior glistens up the cover for the April 2012 edition of the Singapore-based travel publication.

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Pintados de Pasi Festival 2012 Schedule of Activities

Pintados de Pasi Festival 2012 Schedule of Activities

| March 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Passi City, the only component city in the province of Iloilo will once again celebrate its annual festival, the Pintados de Pasi Festival 2012. Celebrated every 3rd week of March each year, Pintados de Pasi Festival is one of the well established festivals of the province.

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Iloilo Paraw Regatta 2012 Schedule

Iloilo Paraw Regatta 2012 Schedule

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Iloilo will once again hold its annual Paraw Regatta Festival. The longest running sailing event in Asia is already on its 40th this year. It is slated on February 12 to 19, 2012. Paraw Regatta is a race among local outriggers on festive local sailboats known as Paraws across the Iloilo Strait.

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Iloilo Chinese New Year 2012 Celebration [PHOTOS]

Iloilo Chinese New Year 2012 Celebration [PHOTOS]

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Iloilo celebrated the grandest Chinese New Year celebration outside Metro Manila. It was a weeklong festivity that focused on the culture of the Filipino-Chinese community in the city. To highlight the celebration, a grand parade with dragon and lion dances and the cultural show was held Friday, January 27, 2012, few days after the actual […]

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Dinagyang Festival 2012 Photos

Dinagyang Festival 2012 Photos

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Here are some photos I’ve taken during this year’s Ati-ati Tribe Competition. The highlight of the Dinagyang Festival 2012 was held Sunday, January 22. A total of 13 tribes joined the competition where Tribu Pan-ay, the defending Champion took the crown again. Iloilo City just staged one of the most successful celebrations of Dinagyang Festival […]

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Globe Events for Dinagyang 2012

Globe Events for Dinagyang 2012

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Aside from the free WiFi connectivity, Globe has also been making the rounds in Iloilo with bar tours, mall blitzes and on-ground selling of Globe SIM cards and loads to celebrate Dinagyang 2012 with the Ilonggos. The Iloilo Globe bar tours have been a hit with its P20 promo for new subscribers. The discounted SIM […]

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