Last week I was in Metro Manila to cover the annual Aliwan Fiesta. Now on its 15th year the festival celebration is organized by Manila Broadcasting Company and jointly sponsored by the cities of Manila and Pasay.
The following is the list of contingents for this year’s Aliwan Fiesta as provided by the organizer Manila Broadcasting Company. See also the full schedule of activities below:
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The year 2017 has just started and here’s a list of some of the best must-experience festivals in the country. Here they are in no particular order. Drumroll please : 1. Sinulog (Cebu) January 15 – undoubtedly the biggest festival of the Philippines. Experience the deep devotion of the people by attending the fluvial procession… Continue reading Top Philippine festivals you should not miss in 2017
It’s four months to go and Metro Manila will once again host the annual Aliwan Fiesta 2017. Expect the grandest and the most colorful Philippine festival converge in Metro Manila for a three day cultural extravaganza There will be shoppers’ bazaar beauty pageant and street dancing competition Highlight of the Aliwan Fiesta is the grand… Continue reading Aliwan Fiesta 2017 schedule
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There’s such thing as “forever.” Fans of Jollibee’s burger steak are definitely in for a surprise as the Philippines’ number one fast-food brandrecently announced the latest innovation to their well-loved classic: the Sweet-Spicy BBQ Burger Steak. The new burger steak variant is also loveteam JaDine’s newest favorite.
The famed Iloilo Dinagyang Festival, the region’s biggest festival, is now in full swing, with 2017 preparations underway headed by the Iloilo Dinagyang Foundation Incorporated (IDFI).