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Sinulog showdown nilipat sa Abril

Pinagpaliban ng Sinulog Foundation Incorporated ang Sinulog ritual showdown kasunod ng pagtaas ng COVID-19 case, ayon kay Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama. The post Sinulog showdown nilipat sa Abril first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource: abante abanteJan 11th, 2021

Bogo holds virtual inter-cluster Sinulog showdown

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—To honor the miraculous image of the Sr. Sto. Niño, the Bogo City Government held on Sunday, January 31, 2021, a virtual “Sinulog sa Dakbayan 2021 Inter-Cluster Showdown.” Bogo City Vice-mayor Mayel Martinez said that since the Sinulog 2021 showdown in Cebu City was canceled, they decided to conduct their own virtual Sinulog […] The post Bogo holds virtual inter-cluster Sinulog showdown appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2021

[IN PHOTOS] Sinulog amid the pandemic: Just another day in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Streets in Cebu City usually erupt in colors every third Sunday of January as millions visit here to celebrate the Sinulog Festival, the secular celebration in honor of the Señor Sto. Niño. They have witnessed the lively performances from contingents around the country competing for the Ritual Showdown; intricately adorned floats, […] The post [IN PHOTOS] Sinulog amid the pandemic: Just another day in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2021

Sinulog ritual showdown postponed

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sinulog Foundation Incorporated (SFI) has decided to postpone the ritual showdown for Sinulog 2021. Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama said the rising COVID-19 cases in the city have placed the lives of the public at a greater risk than before including the participants. The city currently has 277 active […] The post Sinulog ritual showdown postponed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

RIATF-7 rules: No physical activities, no actual or prerecorded performances

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Regional Interagency Task Force in Central Visayas has recommended that there should be no physical activities or actual performances for the Sinulog 2021. In their Resolution No. 97 Series of 2020, the RIATF-7 stated that all physical and actual performance–based Sinulog Festival activities such as the Ritual Dance Showdown and Street […] The post RIATF-7 rules: No physical activities, no actual or prerecorded performances appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

Only local contingents sign up for Sinulog ritual showdown

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Spectators may only see local contingents compete in this year’s Sinulog ritual showdown, should it be allowed to continue as scheduled on January 17, 2021. A list of contingents obtained by CDN Digital shows that a total of 22 contingents have signed up for this year’s dance competition, the deadline of […] The post Only local contingents sign up for Sinulog ritual showdown appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

Talisay backs out from Sinulog 2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The Talisay City government will no longer be sending an entry to this year’s Sinulog ritual showdown. Mayor Gerard Anthony Gullas made the announcement in a late night post on his official Facebook page on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. Seeing the risk the grand parade could bring, Gullas said they were […] The post Talisay backs out from Sinulog 2021 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

CCPO to Cebu City gov’t: Seek IATF approval on Sinulog 2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines –Police officials are urging the Cebu City government to seek the approval of the Interagency Task Force (IATF) before pushing through with the planned Sinulog street dancing and ritual showdown on January 17. Police Colonel Josefino Ligan, director of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO), said that they cannot assist an activity […] The post CCPO to Cebu City gov’t: Seek IATF approval on Sinulog 2021 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 6th, 2021

Face masks a must for Sinulog 2021 ritual showdown participants – former SFI chief

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Since the Sinulog 2021 ritual showdown is being done in the new normal, participants in the event scheduled on January 17 should wear face masks all throughout their performance. Ricky Ballesteros, former executive director of the Sinulog Foundation Inc. (SFI) and an event organizer, said this during the Sinulog 2021 virtual […] The post Face masks a must for Sinulog 2021 ritual showdown participants – former SFI chief appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2021

Sinulog 2021 Grand Showdown to go virtual

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sinulog Festival in 2021 may have fewer crowds due to quarantine restrictions, but it is expected to draw a wider digital audience as the activities will be broadcasted on air and online. Instead of showdowns, the Sinulog Foundation Incorporated (SFI) and the Cebu City government, have decided to conduct all […] The post Sinulog 2021 Grand Showdown to go virtual appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 6th, 2020

Complete list of winners of Sinulog 2020

Below is the complete list of winners for the Sinulog Grand Parade 2020 SINULOG-BASED CATEGORY Ritual Showdown Champion: Tangub City – Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe; 2nd – Carcar City Division;  3rd – Talisay City Central Elementary School and Talisay City National High School; 4th – Kulturang Panglaoanon of the Province of Bohol; 5th – Pakol Festival […] The post Complete list of winners of Sinulog 2020 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2020

PRO-7 to intensify campaign against illegal drugs

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) vowed to continue to intensify its campaign against illegal drugs following the statement of President Rodrigo Duterte that illegal drugs still proliferate in Cebu. Duterte, in his speech in front a crowd watching the Sinulog 2020 Grand Ritual Showdown on Sunday, January 19, […] The post PRO-7 to intensify campaign against illegal drugs appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2020

IN PHOTOS: Sinulog Grand Parade, Ritual Showdown

Cebu City, Philippines–It’s a wrap for the Sinulog Festival 2020! Did you miss the celebration? Don’t worry, we’ve put together a photo gallery for you to relive the celebration of the feast of the Señor Santo Niño of Cebu on January 19, 2020. Here are some scenes: Here are some of the performers at the […] The post IN PHOTOS: Sinulog Grand Parade, Ritual Showdown appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2020

Rama: LRT is okay, just don’t touch heritage sites

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama said the suggestion of President Rodrigo to put up overpasses and trains in the city instead of expanding the roads should be considered carefully in order not to touch the existing heritage sites. The President said in his speech during the Sinulog Grand Showdown at […] The post Rama: LRT is okay, just don’t touch heritage sites appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2020

Duterte suggests aboveground infrastructure to improve traffic in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte urged local officials in Cebu to pursue their plans, if there is any, on aboveground infrastructure to improve mobility in the city. In his 20-minute speech before thousands of spectators watching the Sinulog Grand Ritual Showdown on Sunday, January 19, 2020, President Duterte mentioned that mobility remains a […] The post Duterte suggests aboveground infrastructure to improve traffic in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2020

Duterte accuses some cop officials in Cebu of having links to drugs

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The problem on illegal drugs in Cebu has gone as far as police officials being involved in the narcotics trade. This was the revelation of President Rodrigo Duterte as he delivered a speech before thousands of Cebuanos at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) grandstand during the Sinulog Grand Showdown on […] The post Duterte accuses some cop officials in Cebu of having links to drugs appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2020

SFI: Sinulog 2020 is a success

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Sinulog 2020 was a success.  This was the statement of the Elmer “Jojo” Labella, executive director of the Sinulog Foundation Incorporated (SFI) and brother of Mayor Edgardo Labella, after the 13-hour festival. Jojo said he was ecstatic that despite only one week of selling the grand showdown tickets, all 13,000 seats […] The post SFI: Sinulog 2020 is a success appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2020

18K Sinulog Grand Parade spectators at CCSC — police

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There are already at least 18,000 spectators in the grandstand of Cebu City Sports Center (CSSC) as of 2:30 p.m. today, January 19, 2020, to witness the Sinulog 2020 ritual showdown.  Police Major Elisandro Quijano, commander for security inside the CCSC, said they based the count on the occupied seats of […] The post 18K Sinulog Grand Parade spectators at CCSC — police appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2020

SFI to public: Get Sinulog Grand Showdown tickets at CCSC

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sinulog Foundation Incorporated (SFI) is encouraging the public, who still wants to watch the Sinulog Grand Showdown tomorrow, January 19, 2020, at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) to be early in order to get a chance to get tickets. SFI Executive Director and brother of Cebu City Mayor Edgardo […] The post SFI to public: Get Sinulog Grand Showdown tickets at CCSC appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2020

With Duterte coming, expect tight security at Cebu City Sports Center

CEBU CITY, Philippines—New rules, such as the prohibition of backpacks, will be implemented at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) as President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to attend the Sinulog 2020 Grand Showdown here this Sunday, January 19, 2020. Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak announced the dos and donts to be followed inside the CCSC […] The post With Duterte coming, expect tight security at Cebu City Sports Center appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

Only 1,000 of 6,000 ‘tickets’ so far sold or reserved for Sinulog grand showdown at CCSC

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Only 600 wristbands have been sold and 400 wristbands were reserved for the Sinulog 2020’s grand showdown at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) on January 19, 2020. Aya Lim, marketing officer of the Sinulog Foundation Incorporated (SFI), said that at least 5,000 wristbands, which served as tickets  for seats at […] The post Only 1,000 of 6,000 ‘tickets’ so far sold or reserved for Sinulog grand showdown at CCSC appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 15th, 2020