19 January 2013

Dinagyang 2013: A Fusion of Boom and Grandeur

It's January and we Ilonggos are so ready for the Dinagyang Festival!

Let me give you a little information about the festival. The Dinagyang is a religious and cultural festival in Iloilo City, Philippines. It is held on the fourth Sunday of January to honor Santo Nino and to celebrate the arrival of Malay settlers on Panay. 

Dinagyang is a much awaited event here in Iloilo City, Philippines. Every year, the city is filled with thousands of tourists. Lots of exciting activities are prepared by the city for the people to enjoy. The main events of the Dinagyang Festival will be held on January 25-27, 2013.The religious highlight is the fluvial procession while the cultural highlight is the Kasadyahan and Ati Tribe competition.

Here are the list of the scheduled activities for Dinagyang Festival 2013.




Performance Stage Ticket Rates

Stage ticket is inclusive of the two day event which is the Kasadyahan and Ati tribe competition. Tickets can be purchased at the City Tourism and Development Office (CTDO).

City Tourism and Development Office (CTDO)
Dinagyang Lounge (Freedom Grandstand),
JM Basa St., 5000 Iloilo City, Philippines
(+63)(33) 336 3439

Here are the stage ticket rates for Dinagyang 2013:

  • Stage 1- Freedom Grandstand
                 Center stage: Php 1, 400.00
                 Side stage: Php 1, 200.00  

  • Stage 2- Iloilo Provincial Capitol
                 Complimentary Seats

  • Stage 3- Quezon-Ledesma Streets
                 Center stage: Php 1, 200.00
                 Side stage: Php 1,000.00

  • Stage 4- Ma. Clara Street
                   Php 1,000.00

Where to stay in Iloilo: http://www.exploreiloilo.com/iloilo-hotels

Dinagyang Live Coverage -> http://www.choosephils.com/live/

Official Website: http://dinagyangsailoilo.com/


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