The religious feast of the Sto. Nino is a colorful Philippine fiesta that befits a kid. This kid is supposed to be the boy Jesus who remains a juvenile in modern times. The event, celebrated in different places in various styles in the country, continues to be a main tourist attraction.
The Pahiyas Festival is one of the most extravagant celebration of thanks in the Philippines. Where else can you find a celebration where houses are decorated in food? Enjoy the feast at the Pahiyas Festival.
The Feast of the Black Nazarene is by far the single largest festival in whole Philippines. It is a mark of religious devotion of the Filipinos.
The unique blend of Asian and Western culture found in the Philippines and every month festivities makes it one of the interesting places on earth to visit.
Ormoc festivals are very colorful events that not only honor the dominant religion in this province but also showcase the history and heritage of Leyte’s prominent towns. The Sunduan ha Carigana and the Buyogan Festival are week long events that are filled with fun and laughter as well as activities that everyone can enjoy. Ormoc festivals are events that should not be missed if you want to capture the diversity and beauty of this province.
The Masskara Festival is Bacolod City’s tribute to the enduring happiness of the Filipino spirit. It’s a 20-day celebration of street dancing, feasting, and drinking to show the world that we can smile in spite of hard times.
Bohol is rich in history and it is not a surprise that Bohol festivals depict several significant events. The Bolibong Kingking Festival is an event unique to Bohol and this is a religious event where the rhythmic beating of drums can be heard all day. The Sandugo Festival on the other hand, is an event that portrays the friendship that first formed between the Spanish colonizers and the Filipinos.
Indeed, an imaginary string of banderitas (colorful trimmings) can be wrapped around the Philippines to represent a year-full of celebrations.
You’ll be amazed at the huge number of childless couples who take part in the Obando Fertility Dance. It attracts a lot of visitors from all over the Philippines out of curiosity or simply to take part in the Fertility Dance. It is both a solemn prayer and a joyful celebration of life in the Philippines.
Puerto Galera festivals are fun events held annually that add flavor and zest to your vacation. The Filipinos’ love for music is clearly depicted during the Reggae Festival where dancing to reggae songs and where the whole beach parties is common. The Banana Festival on the other hand is an interesting Puerto Galera festival that has several amusing attractions including competitions and street dancing.