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  • Guimaras To Join Aliwan Fest 2017

    Guimaras To Join Aliwan Fest 2017

    The "Hubon Binagtong sa Manggahan" of Cabalagnan National High School in Nueva Valencia town will represent the island-province's Manggahan Festival.

    "After Guimaras won the Kasadyahan competition in the last Dinagyang Festival, the Province and stakeholders decided to pool its resources to have the Manggahan Festival and the island-province represented in Aliwan," he said.

    The province is setting aside some P5 million to support the needs of the more than a hundred Aliwan delegation from Guimaras.

    "The funds will come from the province, the Department of Tourism, Aliwan Fest organize ...

  • Visit Eco-Village On Earth Day

    The Cultural Center of the Philippines will celebrate Earth Day on April 19 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines' Liwasang Kalikasan, with the theme "Luntiang Lungsod, Luntiang Sining" (Green City, Green Arts).

    Liwasang Kalikasan will be transformed into an "Eco-Village", a theme park that offers fun and educational activities, performances, exhibits, and interactive activities in the entire park.

    Earth Day starts with an early morning fitness entitled Zayaw sa Kalikasan (two-hour Zumba Fitness) led by TV-event host-dance star and performing artist Regine Tolentino at the CCP's ...

  • Manila Pasay All Set For 2015 Aliwan Fiesta

    The annual showcase of a culturally diverse Philippines in the cities of Manila and Pasay unfolds on April 23 to 25 when the Aliwan Fiesta takes to the streets on its 13th year.

    The sizzling summer spectacle produced by Manila Broadcasting Company, Star City and the Cultural Center of the Philippines, in cooperation with the two metro cities, will feature the best of the islands as regional street dance champions from the country's major fiestas converge in what is touted as the biggest tourism draw to the capital this summer. A float design competition, the search for festival queen (Reyna ...

  • Urban Trekking The Haribon Native Tree Trek At Liwasang Kalikasan CCP Complex

    Urban Trekking The Haribon Native Tree Trek At Liwasang Kalikasan CCP Complex

    "You cannot protect what you don't know"- It is with the quote in mind that I joined the Haribon Foundation's native tree trek at the Liwasang Kalikasan, Cultural Center of the Philippines on January 24, 2016. Haribon Foundation is a local NGO focused on wildlife protection and environmental conservation. Their native tree trek is part of the foundation's native tree city project which aims to re-connect us urban dwellers to nature and to tag native trees to increase people's appreciation of the country's unique biodiversity.

    There were at least twenty (20) of us who joined the exciting eve ...

  • Aliwan Fiesta Photo Competition

    Aliwan Fiesta Photo Competition

    If your are a photography enthusiast, you could win big prizes in cash if you'd take the best photographs at this year's Aliwan Fiesta.

    The photography competition, launched by Manila Broadcasting Company, is open to both amateur and professional photographers, using digital or film-based cameras and camfones or tablets.

    Photos must be taken during the grand parade on April 25, and should not have won nor been published in any book or photography magazine.

    Those using Digital or Film based cameras must print their entries full color on any brand of photo paper in 8R size (8 inches x ...

  • Best Of The Regions Vie For Aliwan Festival Queen

    Eighteen lovely young ladies representing folkloric festivals throughout the country will vie for the title of Festival Queen when the annual cultural showcase billed as Aliwan Fiesta presented by Manila Broadcasting Company, Star City and the Cultural Center of the Philippines gets underway from April 24 to 26.

    Selected by their respective regional tourism offices with support from their local government units, the candidates will serve as tourism ambassadors for their individual localities, highlighting the myriad attractions of our island nation.

    Host cities Pasay and Manila lead off ...