Ammungan Festival

Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya

Ammungan Festival is the Anniversary celebration of the establishment of the Provincial Government of Nueva Vizcaya. The 'Ammungan'(gathering) festival, formerly "Panagyaman" runs from May 20 to 24, yearly featuring cultural shows, provision of government services and entertainment activities among others.

Ammungan Festival News

  • Ammungan Showcases Vizcayas History Culture

    Ammungan Festival, the grand annual founding anniversary celebration of this province, will wrap up today its week-long celebration focusing on the rich history and culture of its native sons.

    The festivities that started on May 21 commemorates the 179th founding anniversary of the province on May 24, which since 1985 has been declared by then-President Ferdinand Marcos as a special non-working public holiday.

    Since 2014, former governor Ruth Padilla, wife of former congressman, now Gov. Carlos Padilla, has initiated a special program to teach young indigenous peoples (IPs) about their v ...

  • Ammungan Festival To Showcase History, Culture Of Nueva Vizcaya IPs

    The 2018 "Ammungan" (Gathering) Festival will focus on the rich history and culture of Nueva Vizcaya, provincial officials said Thursday.

    The Festival, to be held from May 21 to 25, is an annual array of weeklong festivities in the province where Novo Vizcayanos from all walks of life will commemorate the provinces founding anniversary on May 24. It was declared as a non-working holiday here.

    c, the festivals director-general, said the executive committee has chosen history and culture as the focus of the festivities to promote the traditions of various indigenous peoples that compose 70 ...

  • NVs Ammungan Historical Sites Up Tourist Arrivals

    The annual "Ammungan" Festival, along with other eco-tourism and historical sites here continue as one of the favorite tourist attractions in the province.

    Marichelle Costales, provincial tourism supervising officer said the province has attained 100 percent increase of tourist arrivals from 2016 to 2017.

    Close to 300,000 tourist arrivals in 2017 compared to the more than 103,000 arrivals in 2016 have been recorded, according to Costales.

    She added that tourist arrivals in 2017 ranged from 10 to 15,000 a week, mostly going to Capissaan Cave System in Kasibu town, Lower Magat Eco-Touri ...

  • NV Products And Activities For Elderlies To Hit 2017 Ammungan Fest

    NV Products And Activities For Elderlies To Hit 2017 Ammungan Fest

    More activities for the elderlies and showcasing of local products above others will be added in the overall activities and attractions of the "Ammungan" Festival next year, provincial officials here said.

    Governor Carlos Padilla said the activities and attractions were suggested during the early meeting of concerned agencies which will be part of the preparations for the various programs and activities including attractions that should be made during the Ammungan Festival from May 20-24 next year.

    "We have to prepare early so that we can do more for the celebration of our founding ...

  • Nueva Vizcaya Celebrates Grand Ammungan Festival

    Nueva Vizcaya Celebrates Grand Ammungan Festival

    The Province of Nueva Vizcaya will be celebrating 177th Spanish Settlement Anniversary on May 19-24, 2016 dubbed as Grand Ammungan Festival.

    Festival Executive Committee Director General Maybelle Blossom Sevillena said this year's theme is "Nueva Vizcaya: Agtultuloy nga Agkaykaysa"( translated as Nueva Vizcaya: A Continuing Unity).

    DOT Regional Director Virgilio Maguigad has been invited to grace the occasion to judge the most anticipated event "Paddek Ken Sanniweng Iti Aglawlaw" or Street Dancing Competition. The street dancing will be participated by the 15 municipalities with floats s ...

  • Nueva Vizcaya Gears Up For Ammungan Fest

    Nueva Vizcaya Gears Up For Ammungan Fest

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