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Liliw, Laguna’s Tsinelas Festival called off due to coronavirus menace

By: - Correspondent / @KBaraoidanINQ
/ 08:43 AM March 13, 2020

LOS BAÑOS, Laguna – The Liliw Gat Tayaw Tsinelas Festival scheduled from April 28 to May 3, 2020  in Liliw, Laguna, has been canceled for the amid the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) threat.

Liliw Mayor Ericson Sulibit made the announcement on social media Thursday.

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Sulibit said the cancellation was to ensure the safety of the guess and local residents.

No definite date has so far been set for the re-staging of the festival.

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Laguna province remains COVID-19-free.

The Liliw Gat Tayaw Tsinelas Festival is an annual event that showcases locally made footwear, particularly the “tsinelas,” which the town is famous for.

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