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Sineng Pambansa Iloilo Film Festival 2011 [Updated]

Sineng Pambansa Iloilo Film Festival 2011 [Updated]

| January 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

11 Independent films will highlight the 2011 Sineng Pambansa Iloilo Film Festival this January. Produced with the country’s top indie film makers, directors and artists, these films are full length, well-screened and award winning pieces abroad but have yet to be shown in local theaters here in the Philippines. The Iloilo Film Festival will be an […]

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Puregold eyes Iloilo expansion

Puregold eyes Iloilo expansion

| January 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

One of the country’s biggest networks of hypermarket and supermarket chains, Puregold is set to land in Iloilo sometime soon. In its long term plans, Puregold is preparing to venture into an aggressive expansion for the next few years. Established in 1998, Puregold has already 60 stores in different cities in Luzon as of this writing. […]

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Iloilo Lokal Volume II launching set

Iloilo Lokal Volume II launching set

| January 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

After the successful launching of Iloilo Lokal Volume I mid last year, the young group of independent musicians in Iloilo is again working on another piece. Aptly called Iloilo Lokal Volume II, the second compilation of all original music is an avenue for budding talented musicians to showcase their works through the CD album and […]

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SM City Iloilo Dinagyang 2011 Activities [Updated]

SM City Iloilo Dinagyang 2011 Activities [Updated]

| January 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

SM City Iloilo is all set for the Dinagyang Festival 2011. Various activities are lined up for its shoppers’ delights during the week-long celebration. From the salubrious fun run, groovy dance showdowns, art festivals to fashions shows and concerts, SM City is  truly one hot destination this Dinagyang Festival. Among the most awaited in SM City […]

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Iloilo City 2011 Countdown and Fireworks Display Photos/Videos

Iloilo City 2011 Countdown and Fireworks Display Photos/Videos

| January 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Here are some photos and videos taken on the eve of December 31, 2010 as Ilonggos welcome the new year, 2011. For the very first time, the Iloilo City Government organized a New Year countdown and a Pyromusical Fireworks display to usher the new year. I wasn’t able to cover the event so I just grabbed […]

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2011 Countdown & First Pyro Musical Fireworks Display in Iloilo City

2011 Countdown & First Pyro Musical Fireworks Display in Iloilo City

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Iloilo City will have a grand celebration as Ilonggos welcome 2011. There will be a New Year’s eve countdown along Benigno Aquino Avenue (Formerly Jaro West Diversion Road). At exactly 12 midnight a grand fireworks display dubbed as Iloilo’s First Pyro Digital Musical Aerial Fireworks Display will lit up the Iloilo River along the Efrain […]

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SkyscraperCity Iloilo Online Forum 1st Outreach Program

SkyscraperCity Iloilo Online Forum 1st Outreach Program

| December 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

This growing online community of Ilonggos in the World Wide Web has been existing since 2005. Nestled in this corner of WWW, the SkyscraperCity Iloilo Thread (SSC Iloilo) of the SkyscraperCity.com serves as an avenue for Ilonggos around the world to converge and discuss anything concerning Iloilo. Its members are composed of Ilonggo professionals enthusiastic […]

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Spruce up your Holiday Banquet with Homemade Cordon Bleu

Spruce up your Holiday Banquet with Homemade Cordon Bleu

| December 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Celebrate this season of love and giving with delectable treats on the table. Homemade cordon bleu fresh from Iloilo City are now accepting orders. For only 75 pesos, enjoy a mouthwatering treat of ham, chicken and cheese, all in one wrap. A single roll of the homemade cordon bleu can create 8 to 9 slices. […]

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Angelicum School Iloilo Christmas lights opening 2010 [Video]

Angelicum School Iloilo Christmas lights opening 2010 [Video]

| December 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Here is a video of the opening of the annual Christmas lights showcase at the Angelicum School Iloilo. Dubbed as Sigaboom 2010, the lights were officially switched on last Saturday (December 11, 2010). The century-old majestic Lizares Mansion now illuminates with glittering Christmas lights all over its façade ready to bring in the true spirit of the holiday season to […]

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Will Iloilo have another SM Mall?

Will Iloilo have another SM Mall?

| December 13, 2010 | 5 Comments

2011 would be a very exciting year of development for Iloilo with the latest hype of SM Prime Holdings, Inc. plan of building yet another SM Mall in the city. In an article by BusinessWorld, it was disclosed that the Sy owned conglomerate is eyeing a second mall in Iloilo City. It was also revealed […]

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Iloilo Paraw Regatta Festival 2011 Schedule

Iloilo Paraw Regatta Festival 2011 Schedule

| December 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Iloilo’s Paraw Regatta Festival, the longest running sailing event in Asia is set on February 13 to 22 next year. Paraw Regatta is a race among local seafarers on festive local sailboats known as Paraws across the Iloilo Strait. The 39th edition of this sail-boat event is expected to draw tourists both local and foreign […]

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