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Welcome to New York, Manggahan and Dinagyang Festivals

“If you’re not in the parade, you watch the parade. That’s life.” – Mike Ditka NEW YORK CITY – There will be two Ilonggo festivals that will join the 120th Philippine Independence Day Parade in Madison Avenue on June 3. For the first time in the parade’s history, the Manggahan Festival of Guimaras Province and […] The post Welcome to New York, Manggahan and Dinagyang Festivals appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianMay 16th, 2018

Manggahan Festival All Set for New York

Manggahan Festival of the Province of Guimaras is all set to perform on the streets of New York City in June as part of the 120th Philippine Independence Day Celebration for the first time. As a debut performance, Manggahan Festival will be performing with Dinagyang Festival of Iloilo City in a series of streetdancing and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Ilonggos in New York show big heart for ‘Dinagyang, ‘Manggahan’

“A Christian reveals true humility by showing the gentleness of Christ, by being always ready to help others, by speaking kind words and performing unselfish acts, which elevate and ennoble the most sacred message that has come to our world.” – Ellen G. White NEW YORK CITY – It is their “pagmalasakit” (compassion) and “pag-ulikid” […] The post Ilonggos in New York show big heart for ‘Dinagyang, ‘Manggahan’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

Kasadyahan must feature ‘lesser-known’ festivals

By: Gail T. Momblan THE Department of Tourism (DOT) in Western Visayas urged the Iloilo Dinagyang Foundation, specifically the Kasadyahan committee, to highlight lesser-known festivals in the Kasadyahan Regional Cultural Competition 2019. Atty. Helen Catalbas, DOT-6 regional director, said less popular or emerging festivals should also be given the chance to perform before the big crowd the […] The post Kasadyahan must feature ‘lesser-known’ festivals appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News21 hr. 16 min. ago

January festivals: Grander spectacles lined up for Sinulog and Dinagyang

THIS YEAR’S year’s P2-million Sinulog grand finale production will showcase a dance-drama-musical presentation dubbed as Sugbo Balikon Ko Ikaw, which will highlight present-day Cebu City to entice more visitors......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 7th, 2019

A New York Halloween with acoustic diva Angela

  NEW YORK -- Halloween was one of the oldest festivals celebrated by Celtic people 2,000 years ago at the end of the harvest season called Samhain. Rituals are offered by witches to celebrate spirits. To this day, Halloween starts a three-day celebration of spirits, saints and the dearly departed.   On a freezing evening late October, the young and young-at-heart look forward to celebrating the annual fright night festival. New York City's Village Halloween Parade holds the biggest, most colorful and often political display of costumes in the United States.   All over the city, organizations seize the moment to host parties and fundraisers. The Filipino...Keep on reading: A New York Halloween with acoustic diva Angela.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

National Batchoy Festival proposed

ILOILO City Councilor Joshua Alim has proposed the celebration of the National Batchoy Festival in honor of Iloilo’s traditional food “batchoy.” Alim said he will propose to the City Tourism Office and the Dinagyang Foundation to make it as one of the festivals in Iloilo City. “Anywhere in the world you can find batchoy. But […] The post National Batchoy Festival proposed appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

Manggahan Festival all set for New York

GUIMARAS, Iloilo, May 29 - Manggahan Festival of the Province of Guimaras is all set to perform on the streets of New York City in June as part of the 120th Philippine Independence Day Celebration for.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Manggahan Festival all set for New York

GUIMARAS, Iloilo, May 29 - Manggahan Festival of the Province of Guimaras is all set to perform on the streets of New York City in June as part of the 120th Philippine Independence Day Celebration for.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

ANC’s ‘Local Legends’ docu series bags int’l award “

The Philippines lone 24-hour news channel, cable TV’s ANC, celebrated its Silver World Medal victory at the 2018 New York Festivals World’s Best TV & Films’ Cinematography category for “Bandurria,” the pilot episode of its documentary series “Local Legends.” Bandurria narrated the grand history of guitar-making in San Antonio, Pampanga where the trade has been [...] The post ANC’s ‘Local Legends’ docu series bags int’l award “ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

GMA News Pillar Jessica Soho is first-ever Filipino to be named as NYF Best News Anchor finalist

GMA News Pillar Jessica Soho marks another milestone in Philippine broadcast history, this time around becoming the very first Filipino news anchor to become a finalist at the prestigious New York Festivals Television & Film Awards. Soho is shortlisted in the Best News Anchor category for GMA News TV’s flagship newscast State of the Nation […] The post GMA News Pillar Jessica Soho is first-ever Filipino to be named as NYF Best News Anchor finalist appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 8th, 2018

Kapuso stars amp up this year’s Sinulog, Dinagyang Festivals

Kapusong Cebuanos and Ilonggos experienced spectacular celebrations of this year’s Sinulog and Dinagyang Festivals when GMA Network, through its regional arm GMA Regional TV, brought some of today’s hottest artists for a series of shows last January. In Cebu, no less than Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid led the biggest names in the entertainment industry that […] The post Kapuso stars amp up this year’s Sinulog, Dinagyang Festivals appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

Panayanon to join New York Parade

THE Philippine Independence Day Council Inc. (PIDCI) invited Mayor Jose Espinosa III and the Dinagyang Ati tribes competition champion to the 120th Independence Day Parade in Madison Avenue in New York City in June 2018. PIDCI chairperson for special events Joji Jalandoni personally extended the invitation to Espinosa during a courtesy call at City Hall […] The post Panayanon to join New York Parade appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2018

10 tribes to join Kasadyahan tilt

TEN tribes will join Fiesta Pilipinas or the Kasadyahan Cultural Competition of the 2018 Dinagyang Festival, according to Eden Deriada, Kasadyahan Committee chairperson. The participants are Pintaflores Festival of San Carlos City, and Tribu Tinabuay of Murcia, both of Negros Occidental; Tribu Banigan of Libertad, Antique; Hubon Binagtong sang Manggahan Festival of Nueva Valencia and […] The post 10 tribes to join Kasadyahan tilt appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

'GOLDENDINAGYANG: Fiesta Pilipinas at Kasadyahan Fest 2017

By: Thea Amor Ano, Anne Rhycie Kate Custodio, Lyn Holy Lavega and Marie Asheidee Masayon THE Department of Tourism Region VI (DOT6) invited all regional festivals in the country to perform in the Fiesta Pilipinas: Kasadyahan Cultural Competition in line with the 50th Dinagyang Festival in January 2018. According to Herminia S. Ore, associate marketing promotion […] The post #GOLDENDINAGYANG: Fiesta Pilipinas at Kasadyahan Fest 2017 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 19th, 2017

Ex- tourism head returns to City Hall

By: Isabella Marie A. Zerrudo ILOILO CITY Mayor Jose Espinosa III tapped the services of a former Iloilo City Tourism and Development Office (CTDO) head to help oversee the city’s festivals, including Dinagyang and Paraw Regatta. Espinosa signed the official designation of Benito Jimena, former CTDO chief, as a special assistant for festivals in the city […] The post Ex- tourism head returns to City Hall appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

Kapuso leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals

Kapuso leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2017

GMA Network leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals

GMA Network leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals.....»»

Category: newsSource:  voxbikolRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2017

Kapamilya’s 4 finalists in New York Festivals

Kapamilya’s 4 finalists in New York Festivals.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2017

Lovi and Tom's Someone To Watch Over Me is Philippines' lone telenovela finalist at New York Festivals

Lovi and Tom's Someone To Watch Over Me is Philippines' lone telenovela finalist at New York Festivals.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2017

Seeing new market, electronic party expands to India

NEW YORK CITY: One of the world’s premier electronic music festivals is expanding to India, seeing a major new market in the billion-plus country once off the radar for Western concert promoters. The Electric Daisy Carnival, whose giant flagship pa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016