Iloilo City sends off Dinagyang Contingent to Aliwan Festival 2012
The people of Iloilo City gathered at the downtown’s Freedom Grandstand to witness the send-off program for our contingent on this year’s Aliwan Festival. Tribu Pan-ay, the champion of Dinagyang Ati Tribe Competition 2012, will represent our province in the street dance competition while Miss Dinagyang Charmaine Grace Deatras and Miss Iloilo Paraw Regatta Kimberly Diedrich will represent the city on Aliwan Fiesta Festival Queen Pagent.
Here are the snapshots of Tribu Pan-ay’s performance in the Freedom Grandstand today:
The Aliwan Fiesta 2012
The Aliwan Fiesta, now on its 10th Year, is an annual event that showcases our country’s most beautiful and amazing festivals. Champions from several competitions held in every major Filipino festival participate in three events with aims to promote their own regions’ tourism potentials.
Here’s the schedule of Aliwan Festival 2012:
April 12 – Pasakalye Dance Competition
April 13 – Aliwan fiesta Festival Queen Pre-Pageant Competition
April 14 – Aliwan Fiesta Streetdancing Competition, Float Competition.
The main highlight, the street dancing competition shall commence on April 14, 1:30 PM from Quirino Grandstand, passing through Roxas Boulevard, to Aliw Theater. A live telecast of the street dancing will be aired at IBC 13 while awarding ceremonies will be shown on TV 5 at 9 PM.
Also included in the street dancing competition is the 2012 Kasadyahan Champion, the Salakayan Festival of Miag-ao, Iloilo.
We’re wishing all the best to our Dinagyang Contingent on this year’s Aliwan Fiesta! You have all our prayers and support! Do well and promote the best of Iloilo to the world.Tags: Dinagyang, Iloilo City