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
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Have you had enough on being a beach bum for the summer? Are you searching for other places and more ways to have a more fulfilling vacation?
You may want to explore the province of Nueva Viscayaas a destination for a change. Considered by some by people as "Baguio in the lowlands" and "Gateway to the 8th Wonder of the World ??" the Banaue Rice Terraces," Nueva Viscaya is a landlocked province where you can experience nature, farm and adventure tourism at its best amidst agro-industrial and natural resource management and development.
The province is likewise a land of many peoples ??" d ...
The Department of Tourism (DOT and the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines (ATOP) recently awarded this province a Pearl Award for its excellent and exemplary tourism programs.
Marichelle Costales, supervising provincial tourism officer said the DOT and ATOP recognized Nueva Vizcaya's Tourism Week/Month celebration as second runner-up among the ten entries from all Provincial Local Government Units (PLGUs) in the country.
"This is the second time that the province got an award from DOT and ATOP when it received the same award for its Grand Ammungan Festival, as grand win ...