THIS WEEK’S FESTIVALS: Sept. 8-14, 2019

/ 05:05 AM September 08, 2019

THIS WEEK’S FESTIVALS: Sept. 8-14, 2019Sept. 8: 19th Araw ng Digos

Culmination of the 19th founding anniversary celebration in Digos City, Davao del Sur province.


With this year’s theme “New Beginning, Endless Possibilities,” the weeklong festivities close with a float parade, sports events, flowerhorn competition and fireworks display.

Sept. 8 to 15: Singkaban Festival


The annual celebration held in Malolos City promoting Bulacan province as a historical and cultural district.

THIS WEEK’S FESTIVALS: Sept. 8-14, 2019This year’s theme is “Sining at Kalinangang Bulakenyo, Dangal ng Filipino.” “Singkaban” is the Filipino word for decorated bamboo arch, which is used as a signage of towns and cities in the country.

Activities include an art exhibit, job and livelihood fair, LGBTQ+ night and street parade.

Sept. 9 to 18: Talakudong Festival

Weeklong celebration of the 19th cityhood anniversary of Tacurong City, Sultan Kudarat province.

There will be an art workshop, folk dance contest, charity fun run as well as trade and food fair.

Compiled by Kathleen de Villa, Inquirer Research


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