Peoples Park

Davao City, Davao del Sur

People's Park is an urban public park in central Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines. The park is covered with lush vegetation, with more than 1,000 species of plants from all over the world, including Southeast Asia, Australia, Africa, and South America.

The park is known for Mindanao artist Kublai Millan's sculptures of indigenous people, and its dancing fountain is a popular destin ...

ation for locals at night. The park's visitor center is inspired by durians and has a large collection of many species of bamboos. It has been described as "one of the cleanest and greenest public parks" in the Philippines.

Peoples Park News

  • Bagobo Klata Defends Crown

    The Bagobo Klata Tribe defended the overall championship of the recently-concluded Dula Kadayawan of the 32nd Kadayawan sa Dabaw Festival held at the Peoples Park in Davao City.

    Bagobo Klata garnered a total of 148 points in the 12-event tribal games presented by the city government of Davao through Sports Development Division-City Mayor's Office (SDD-CMO) and sponsored by the Philippine Sports Commission.

    The back-to-back champions topped anew the tug-of-war in the games that also featured bubuntog, solopot, totaring, sisibow, kakasing, osoroy, sosakoro, karang and binabayu.

    Obu Man ...

  • IP Day Celebration In Cordillera Set

    IP Day Celebration In Cordillera Set

    In celebration of the international day, different Lumad (Indigenous People) groups in the region are united in commemoration.

    The Cordillera People's Alliance (CPA), with its partners, will lead simple celebrations at the People's Park on Thursday, August 10, to commemorate the day for Lumads.

    Windel Bolingit, chairperson of the CPA said "we stand in solidarity with all indigenous peoples of the world in celebrating World Indigenous Peoples' Day, in assertion of our right to self-determination, identity and culture."

    The Cordillera News Agency (CNA), a private organization, meanwhile ...

  • Byaheng Dabaw, Davao Philippines

    Byaheng Dabaw, Davao Philippines

    There's no place like home this adage is so true. I was born in Davao, but I grew up in Manila; and for some reasons, I've never had a chance to come back to my home town (Panabo) and meet my relatives for many years, until I luckily booked a cheap flight for Davao.

  • Davao Philippines Weekend In Samal Island Davao City

    Davao Philippines Weekend In Samal Island Davao City

    Sooo after about 24 years and 9 months of my life, I finally did get myself in Mindanao! When I was a kid, I've always thought going there is dangerous and impossible but thanks to Facebook, travel blogs and to President Duterte, the late mayor of Davao City, I've come to realize otherwise (at least in Davao). With my boyf, I've got to spend weekend in Davao City and Samal Island.

    SAMAL ISLAND

    We spent our Saturday exploring Samal Island. It's a city in the province of Davao Del Norte. From Davao City, you have to take a 10-minute ferry ride from Sasa Wharf to the Island Garden City of S ...

  • Davao City Hall And Parks Now Wi-Fi Hotspots

    Davao City Hall And Parks Now Wi-Fi Hotspots

    Davao City's public parks and city hall building are now free Wi-Fi hotspots.

    The Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT), in partnership with the City Information and Technology Center (CITC), launched the program in time for the city's celebration of Kadayawan sa Dabaw Festival, which is held every third week of August.

    Free Wi-Fi can be accessed at the city hall building, People's Park, OsmeƱa Park, Quezon Park, and Rizal Park in Davao City.

    CITC Chief Ricarte Franco said a user can enjoy up to 100 MB of free data daily. After consuming the allocation, data c ...

  • Kadayawan Sa Dabaw 2016 Schedule Of Activities

    Kadayawan Sa Dabaw 2016 Schedule Of Activities

    The Kadayawan sa Dabaw is an annual festival in Davao City Philippines. The term "Kadayawan" came from the friendly greeting "Madayaw", from the Dabawenyo word "dayaw", meaning good, valuable, superior or beautiful. Kadayawan Festival is a celebration of life, a thanksgiving for the gifts of nature, the wealth of culture, the bounties of harvest and serenity of living.

    KADAYAWAN SA DABAW SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES

    August 15
    2PM Kinabuhi (Life), A Photo Exhibit Durian Home, People's Park
    3PM Misa Pasalamat (Thanksgiving Mass) ,Great Lawn People's Park
    4PM Opening Ceremonies Great Lawn, Peo ...