Iloilo City SP moves to regulate volume of sound system, karaoke, juke box

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iloilo City SP moves to regulate volume of sound system, karaoke, juke box 

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 4 — The Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) here is slated to amend the city’s obsolete ordinance on regulation of the volume of sound system, karaoke, juke box and the like that was enacted in 1962.

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Merrymakers flood major city thoroughfares amid cool atmosphere prevailing /Newsfeature

January 26, 2015 by · Comments Off on Merrymakers flood major city thoroughfares amid cool atmosphere prevailing /Newsfeature 

By Virgilio L. Orquiola

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 25 (PNA)- The Ati-atihan tribes parade and competitions that ended barely 2 p.m. amid overcast cloudy skies but favorable weather condition prevailing throughout the city, gave thousands of revelers taking the major streets in the heart of the city for the merrymaking activities in this year’s Dinagyang Festival 2015 celebration.

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Ambassadors much impressed with Dinagyang Festival's Kasadyahan Competition

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ambassadors much impressed with Dinagyang Festival's Kasadyahan Competition 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 24 –-10 contingent tribes, which performed at the Kasadyahan Regional Cultural Competition, one of the highlights of the Dinagyang Festival 2015 that reeled off Jan. 24 here, impressed not only local tourists but also foreign ambassadors who came here just to witness the yearly event.

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10 Kasadyahan tribes vie for coveted title and prizes in Dinagyang Festival 2015

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on 10 Kasadyahan tribes vie for coveted title and prizes in Dinagyang Festival 2015 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 24 — Ten Kasadyahan tribes or mardi gras groups vied for the coveted title and big prizes in the Kasadyahan Regional Cultural competition, one of the highlights of this year’s Dinagyang Festival 2015 which took off following a mass and brief opening program at the jampacked Iloilo Freedom Grandstand Saturday morning.

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Ati-Atihan tribes competition kicks off

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ati-Atihan tribes competition kicks off 

By Virgilio L. Orquiola

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 25 (PNA) — The much-awaited Ati-Atihan tribes competition, highlight of the Dinagyang Festival 2015, kicked off after it was officially declared open for competition following an early morning Mass Sunday at the San Jose Parish Church and opening program at the Iloilo Freedom Grandstand here.

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Pintaflores Festival of San Carlos City, Negros Occidental

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pintaflores Festival of San Carlos City, Negros Occidental 

150124141012The Pintaflores Festival of San Carlos City, Negros Occidental performs during the 2015 Kasadyahan Regional Cultural Competition which is one of the highlights of the Dinagyang Festival on Saturday (January 24, 2015) in Iloilo City. (PNA photos courtesy of PF Altavas)LAM/gsc

DOT VI promotional billboards up to welcome tourists at Iloilo International Airport

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOT VI promotional billboards up to welcome tourists at Iloilo International Airport 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 23 — This city and Iloilo province expect heavy influx of tourists this month as the Dinagyang Festival, the country’s grandest festival, is fast approaching.

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Showcase of country’s festival costume kicks off Friday

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Showcase of country’s festival costume kicks off Friday 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 23 — Costumes of the country’s 18 major festivals are now open for public viewing at the lobby of the Iloilo provincial capitol here.

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No security threat in Dinagyang Festival, says ICPO

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on No security threat in Dinagyang Festival, says ICPO 

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 22- – The Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO), under the leadership of city director Sr. Supt. Ruperto Floro said police have not monitored whatsoever security threat that might disrupt Dinagyang Festival 2015.

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Dinagyang 2015 promises more fun, religiosity

January 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dinagyang 2015 promises more fun, religiosity 

By Lydia C. Pendon

ILOILO CITY, Jan.21(PNA)– This year’s 47th edition of the famous Iloilo Dinagyang Festival promises more fun, color, pageantry, culture, religion and a taste of history as the city unfolds its premier tourist attraction for three days this weekend.

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