Pulang Angui Festival in Aklan 2014 Street Presentation.
Pulang-Angui Festival in the town of Polangui, Albay. The South Central School Drum and Lyre Corps.
Fifteen brave men, all residents of this town, lined up in a long table on Sunday, hoping to be the first to finish in the kalamay-eating contest, one of the highlights of the Pulang-Angui Festival held on June 4-30 in Polangui town, Albay province.
The contest, now on its second year, has been a crowd favorite, as it tested not only a person's strong will, but also his strong teeth because he had to bite into the kalamay, which is made of hardened sugarcane juice and coconut milk molded in half of a coconut shell.
Kalamay is one of the two ingredients in making coco jam. The other one i ...