THIS WEEK’S FESTIVALS: Aug. 11-17, 2019
Residents of Tigaon town in Camarines Sur province pay homage to the their patroness, St. Clare of Assisi.
There will be a bloodletting activity, agriculture day, farmers’ night, folk dance competition and military parade.
Aug. 11 to 15: Longganisa Festival
Bicol region’s food delicacies, longganisa de Guinobatan, takes center stage in a festival in Guinobatan town, Albay province.
The popular pork sausage is Guinobatan’s “One Town, One Product.”
Activities include a job fair, cultural night, PWD day, senior citizens’ night, drum and lyre competition and “Culinaria Longganisa.”
The municipality of Santo Tomas in Davao del Norte province celebrates its 60th founding anniversary.
A youth sports festival, which includes skateboarding, laro ng lahi, painting contest and cosplay competition, kicked off the celebration.
Compiled by Kathleen de Villa, Inquirer Research; and Martha Pangilinan, Inquirer Intern
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