Philippine Visayan Festivals: Dinagyang

The Philippines is known for having numerous festivities that are celebrated in different regions of the country all year long. The festivals are observed to pay tribute to the local Roman Catholic patron saint and to pay homage to the barrio’s namesake for good harvest and health. These fiestas are both pagan and catholic in Read more about Philippine Visayan Festivals: Dinagyang[…]

Kadayawan Festival

Kadayawan Festival

It’s the time of the year again when one of the most popular fiesta is celebrated in Davao.  Kadayawan Festival is held every third week of August.  Derived from the friendly greeting Madayaw, it means good, valuable, superior or beautiful. Like other Filipino festivals, Kadayawan is a thanksgiving of sort – a celebration of life, Read more about Kadayawan Festival[…]

Panagbenga Festival

The Panagbenga Festival

Also known as Flower Festival, Panagbenga Festival is an annual celebration in the Philippines every month of February. A famous month-long event in Baguio City, a lot of local and international tourists come to the summer capital of the Philippines to witness the parade of fresh beautiful flowers and street dance in Session Road in Read more about The Panagbenga Festival[…]