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THE PHILIPPINE FESTIVALS
 
Link to Giant Lantern Festival
MANILA

 

 

Link to Panagbenga Festival

The feast or the fiesta is part and bundle of Filipino culture. Through good times and bad times, the fiesta must go on. Each city and barrio has at least one local festival of its own, usually on the feast of its patron saint, so that there is always a fiesta going on somewhere in the country.

There are different feasts in every month. From January to December each city celebrates their own feast. For the month of January Sinulog Festival in Cebu, the Ati-atihan Festival in Kalibo, Aklan and the Dinagyang Festival is held. For the month of February, Panagbenga Festival in Baguio and Philippine Hot-Air Balloon Festival was held in Ermita, Manila. The month of March in Boac, Marinduque, the Moriones Festival is celebrated. Every month of April in Lamitan, Basilan, the Lami-lamihan Festival was held. Pulilan Carabao Festival, Pahiyas and Obando Fertility Rites is celebrated in Bulacan also for the month of May. Who can forget the Parada ng Lechon in Batangas and Pintados Festival in Tacloban Leyte for the month of June. Every 1st Sunday of July in Bucaue, Bulacan, Bocaue River Festival was held. Every 3rd week of August in Davao City, Kadayawan Festival was held. The month of September is the Feast of Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia in Naga, Camarines Sur, Bicol Region was celebrated. For the Month of October,
Masskara Festival in Bacolod City is celebrated. Higantes Festival in Angono, Rizal for the month of November. And the San Fernando Giant Lantern Festival was held in San Fernando Pampanga also held in Ermita, Manila in December.

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Link to Sinulog Festival
CEBU

Link to Panagbenga Festival
BAGUIO

Link to Ati-atihan Festival
KALIBO AKLAN

Link to Dinagyang Festival
ILOILO

Link to Pulilan Carabao Festival
PULILAN BULACAN
Link to Hot-Air Balloon Festival
PAMPANGA
Link to Moriones Festival
MARINDUQUE
Link to Lami-lamihan Festival
BASILAN
Link to Bocaue River Festival
BULACAN
Link to Parada ng Lechon Festival
BATANGAS
Link to Pintados Festival
TACLOBAN
Link to Kadayawan Festival
DAVAO
Link to Peñafrancia Festival
NAGA

Link to Masskara Festival
BACOLOD

Link to Higantes Festival
ANGONO, RIZAL