The Seventh Cabibi festival of Lal-lo town in northern Cagayan Valley is a fitting climax to the week long celebration of the town fiesta. It is also in honor of the unique shell found only in the Cagayan River.
Historical accounts show that Manila, Cebu, Naga and Lal-lo have something in common they were the four earliest cities founded by the Spaniards in the latter part of the 15th century. However, unlike Cebu and Naga, Lal-lo has yet to become a city by virtue of a bill with a pending approval in the Lower House of Congress.
It is desired by the local residents to honor their past b ...
With the wonderful music created by the different drum and lyre corps, the colorful costumes of the opening parade contingents, and the chattering sounds of the zealous spectators all together created that festive mood, the opening day of the 433rd Patronal Town Fiesta and 14th Cabibi Festival was indeed a resounding success.
Giving credit to where credit is all due, the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Lal-lo commenced the five-day celebration through a thanksgiving mass on July 31, 2014 at six o'clock in the morning in honor of St. Dominic de Guzman, the town's Patron Saint, for all the con ...
The faraway town of Lal-lo, Cagayan north of the capital city of Tuguegarao (which is itself 483 kilometers north of Manila) is trying to recover its lost glory. It was, after all, during olden days an important religious and political center in the Cagayan Valley.
One way to achieve this is through investments, economic development, and tourism. An economic zone is in the planning stage, while an international airport is being constructed. It will be completed in one and a half years, says Provincial Board Member Olive Pascual, wife of Lal-lo Mayor Florante C. Pascual.
The provincial bo ...
The 7th Cabibi festival of Lal-lo town in northern Cagayan Valley is a fitting climax to the week long celebration of the town's fiesta. It is also in honor of the unique shell found only in the Cagayan River that passes through this town. The beat of the drums and bugle corps is said to resemble the sound of the current that flows along the mighty river. Thus in Lal-lo, they say, this annual festival is a tribute to the link between this town's pagan past and its Christian present.
Historical accounts show that Manila, Cebu, Naga and Lal-lo have something in common they were the four earli ...
The Municipality of Lal-lo, Cagayan celebrates 434th Lal-lo Patronal Town Fiesta and 15th Cabibi Festival, on July 30- August 4, 2015, with the theme, "Bountiful Blessings on a Jubilee, Gratitude We Shout with Glee!"
Marked as a jubilee celebration, the festivity is an immense celebration in commemoration of the milestone achievements of the municipality, for the introduction of newly conceived programs and projects, and for the continuing progress and development of the town as a result of concerted efforts and collaboration between and among Lal-loqueños.
As manifested by the joyous t ...
10th Cabibi Festival Logac High School-1st place winner.