October Festivals

October 6- 12 Ibalong Festival A colorful celebration of Albay’s historic evolution. Parades, street dancing and cultural shows are the highlights of the festivity.

October 22- 24 Catandugan Held in Catanduanes, this festival commemorates the founding of the province. The festivity showcases cultural shows and parades.

2nd Week
Zamboanga Hermosa– held in Zamboanga City, this week-long feast is honoring the city’s patron saint- Nuestra Senora del Pilar. Processions, ethnic shows and parades are the highlights.

4th Week
Masskara Festival– this festival resembles to that of Ati-Atihan with lively parade of people wearing masks out of papier mache to show their appreciation for life.

4th Week
Lanzones Festival– celebrated in Mambajao Camiguin, people dressed in Lanzones leaves are paraded around town to pay tribute to their most important crop, the Lanzones fruit.

Last week Fiestang Kuliat Held in balibago, Angeles City, this festival highlights the colorful street dancing.