Ramon Magsaysay Park

Davao City, Davao del Sur

Ramon Magsaysay Park is located in Davao City, Davao del Sur. The park remains the favorite of the locals and is frequented by foreign tourists, families and friends alike for an afternoon of leisurely stroll, or simply hanging-out. It is a beautifully landscaped public park that sits on a huge sprawling expanse that faces the clear blue waters of the Gulf of Davao with the Samal Island in the bac ...

kdrop. Magsaysay Park is built in honor of the third President of the Republic of the Philippines ??" Ramon Magsaysay.

Ramon Magsaysay Park News

  • Tribal Village As Culture Peace Hub

    Tribal Village As Culture Peace Hub

    With the success of the "Tribal Village" during last year's Kadayawan sa Dabaw Festival, the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) plans to make the cultural village into a "hub for culture and peace."

    In a press conference on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at the City Council, City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) chief Genrose Tecson said that the NCCA was impressed by last year's Kadayawan tribal village.

    "It became a trademark for Davao City, that we became a hub for peace because where else in the country can you see 11 tribes living peacefully with us Dabawenyos," she said.
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  • NCCA Partnership Eyed For Kadayawan Village

    NCCA Partnership Eyed For Kadayawan Village

    The Davao City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) is eyeing a partnership with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) to turn Magsaysay Park into the city's cultural and peace hub.

    During the Business Forum press conference Tuesday, June 26, at Dermpath, SM City Davao, CTOO head Generose Tecson said they target to improve the location and the current layout of the Kadawayan Village featuring the 11 tribes of the city.

    She said they plan to have the houses relocated and arranged in such a way that it would really look like a village.

    "I am just now waiting for the plans ...

  • Ata Village Tour Opens March 15

    The Ata tribe community in Davao City together with iEmergence initiated an ATA Cultural Village Tour, guided by ATA tribe members, slated on March 15-18 at Magsaysay Park "to further understand about their presence and will also uphold the culture of respect to their traditions."

    Bob Ali of the Ata Tribe said during the Kapehan sa Dabaw at SM City on Monday that the cultural village will allow hundreds of visitors and locals alike to get a glimpse of the cultures and traditions of the tribes of Davao City.

    Ali said that project was initiated by their ATA elders in partnership with iEmer ...

  • Episode 2 Davao Tribes

    Outdoor recreation space with a monument to the nation's third president, Ramon Magsaysay.

  • Pasko Fiesta To Highlight Davaos 11 Tribes Davao

    The culture of the citys 11 tribes will be among the new highlights of this years Pasko Fiesta celebration.

    Orly Escarilla, head of the committee on holiday events, said one of the additional activities this year is the tribes? display of cuisine.

    The "Kan-anan sa Tribu" will be held at the Tribal Village in Magsaysay Park where life-size replicas of their traditional houses are currently on display.

    The indigenous peoples village was put up for the Kadayawan Festival held last August.

    Escarilla said the showcase and selling of different foods and delicacies of the tribes would be ...

  • Kadayawan Village To Promote Eco-tourism

    The relaunching of the Kadayawan village last Monday, October 30, will be a stepping stone in promoting eco-tourism in the region, said tourism official.

    On the sidelines of the Kadayawan village relaunching at Magsaysay Park, Department of Tourism 11 Regional Director Roberto Alabado III said he wish that the tribal village would bring further understanding of the Dabawenyos and tourists to the culture of the indigenous people living in Davao City.

    After it had been received warmly by the people during the Kadayawan festival, the Kadayawan tribal village has been relaunched for everyday ...