'Pintados de Pasi' fest set-A A +A
Monday, March 14, 2011
PASSI CITY -- The 13th Foundation Anniversary of component Passi City in central Iloilo takes off with a weeklong celebration.
Passi City Mayor Jesry Palmares said it's all systems go for the Pintados de Pasi Festival 2011 on March 14-20 with the theme, "Kulturang Passinhon: Amligan para sa katawhayan kag kauswagan (Protect the Passinhon culture for peace and progress)."
The weeklong food festival will kick off with "A Battle of the Mini-Sound" concert in March 14.
The Passi City Government Employees Association will also stage the search for "Miss LGU Kuno."
On March 15, the talent night for Binibining Pintados candidates will be staged, while on March 16, the Pinta Lawas competition and the Search for Ginoong Pintados will be held.
Another activity to be held is the Pintados de Pasi Cultural Contest, which will be staged on March 17. It will be followed by
the Karosa Parada, Carabao Painting Contest, and the grand coronation of the Binibining Pintados on March 18.
On March 19 will be the "Sinadya sa Suba" in the Jalaur River near the Passi City Bus Terminal.
A mass will also be held on March 20 at the Parish of St. William, followed by the awarding and closing program with "A Night With STARS" and a must-see fireworks display. (LCP)