Night markets to also exhibit Davao products

-A A +A

Thursday, August 4, 2011

ORGANIZERS of this year's Kadayawan sa Dabaw have assured that Davao City's best products will also be showcased, aside from the usual "ukay-ukay" items, at night markets that will be set up along city streets on August 12-21.

Maria Felisa Marquez, Kadayawan 2011 festival director, said in Thursday's I-Speak at City Hall, that their thrust for this year's Kadayawan is to highlight best products that made the city famous.

Marquez said separate venues are being readied for Davao's native products and "ukay ukay" items.

She said a night market dubbed as "Dayaw Dabaw", showcasing Davao's own products will be set up on Palma Gil street, while ukay-ukay vendors will have their display on Roxas ave. Night markets will be open from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Meanwhile, Traffic Management Center (TMC) officer in-charge Desiderio Cloribel said during the same forum that the TMC will in full alert during the entire duration of the festival.

Cloribel called on to the public as well as to drivers of both private and public utility vehicle to religiously follow traffic laws to avoid traffic congestion during the celebration.

He said at least 17 security cameras have been put in place to monitor traffic law compliance.

Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on August 05, 2011.

Local news

DISCLAIMER: Sun.Star website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessary reflect the views of the Sun.Star management and its affiliates. Sun.Star reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.

Forum rules: Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent and respectful. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!
Marginal Lives
2013 Bar results out

FOREX: US$ 1.00 = PhP 44.420

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Philippine Lotto Results

Gamesort iconCombinations
Swertres Lotto 11AM8-9-8
Swertres Lotto 4PM4-5-2
Swertres Lotto 9PM6-0-7
EZ2 Lotto 9PM04-02

Today's front page

Sun.Star Davao front page for April 17, 2014

Other front pages

Sun.Star Jobs
  • Habemus Papam
  • Pacman blog
  • goodearth
  • Philippine Polls
  • Filipino Abroad
  • Sinulog
  • Sun.Star Zup!
  • Pnoy
  • Sunstar Multimedia
  • Obituary
  • Calamity Report
  • SunStar Celebrity
  • ePaper
  • Festivals
  • Technology
  • tell it to sunstar