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Tuesday, January 22, 2013
THE Hotels, Restaurants and Resorts Association (Ihrra) is set to present the best Ilonggo cuisine to the people and revelers of the Dinagyang Festival from January 24 to 27, 2013, Ihrra officials said.
Alberto Ong, Ihrra president of Mansion Garden Restaurant, and Happy Abenir, vice president of Love and Kisses Pizza, said the 21st year of Dinagyang Food Festival will be seen in Iznart and Valeria streets.
Nightly musical bands are also expected to entertain revelers, Abenir added. Manila-based band Spongecola is also expected on January 25, 2013.
Thirty six hotels and restaurants in Iloilo City will showcase low-cost foods such as: seafoods, chicken dishes, pork, vegetables and other delicious Ilonggo menu.
Abenir added the food festival is open to public dining on Thursday and Friday from 4 p.m. to midnight. Lunch will also be served on Saturday and Sunday for revelers.
Abenir said the event aims to give convenience to the consumers so that they don’t have to go to restaurants.