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Opening Salvo sparks Dinagyang Fever anew

January 18, 2013 – 10:12 pm | 2 Comments

When it rains, it pours. That’s how the cold weather greeted the hot support of the Ilonggos towards their favorite Ati Tribes when they showed a preview of their forthcoming performances for the Dinagyang 2013. …


December 25, 2012 – 9:19 pm |
dinagyang 2013

Iloilo Dinagyang Festival has grown to be national phenomenon. The exotic choreography, loud drum beating, and the ecstatic street dancing have captured a growing number of audiences every year. Tourists and spectators from all over …

Ilonggo Festivals Color ABS-CBN’s Newest Summer Station ID

April 18, 2012 – 10:17 pm | 2 Comments

ABS-CBN really captured the best of our Pinoy summer with a rainbow of colors seen in our festivals. Leading the 6 minute video is an opening with Ati Warriors of Dinagyang Festival. Manggahan Festival of …

Behind the Scenes: Tribu Pan-ay’s Rehearsal for Aliwan 2012

April 13, 2012 – 4:49 am | 3 Comments
tribu-pan-ay Iloilo

 Iloilo I LOVE! visits Fort San Pedro National High School – the home of Dinagyang 2012 Ati Dance Competition Champion Tribu Pan-ay to witness the contingent’s preparations for the Aliwan Fiesta 2012.

Iloilo City sends off Dinagyang Contingent to Aliwan Festival 2012

March 31, 2012 – 8:16 pm | 13 Comments
Tribu Pan-ay 8

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 …

It’s more FUN in Iloilo! – Dinagyang Ati Tribe Competition Highlights

January 24, 2012 – 10:07 am | One Comment

Every year it gets better and better! Dinagyang Ati Tribe Competition once again soared to new heights this year with grandiose production numbers and performances delivered by the Ati Tribes. Seamless dance choreography coupled with …

Painting a cold Ilonggo Night: Dinagyang’s “Luces in the Sky” 2012

January 22, 2012 – 6:46 pm | 2 Comments

Last January 19-20, Ilonggos and tourists gathered around SM City Mandurriao for the 5th Annual “Luces in the Sky”, a Dinagyang Fireworks Competition. Indeed, this annual event keeps affirming the world-class status of our Dinagyang …

Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2012: A Night of Genuine Ilongga Grace and Beauty

January 19, 2012 – 8:46 pm | 6 Comments
Miss Silka

Yesterday night, Iloilo City witnessed the beauty and grace of her Ilonggas through the coronation of Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2012. Miss Iloilo Dinagyang is an annual event which selects the city’s representative on the Aliwan …

Taste of Ilonggo Fashion at Eric Delos Santos’ Dinagyang Homecoming Show

January 14, 2012 – 8:36 pm |

This afternoon, Iloilo City once more caught a glimpse at the masterpieces of its home-grown talent, Eric Delos Santos, one of our country’s top designers. Dubbed as, “Dinagyang Homecoming Fashion Show”, nine beautiful models paraded …

Dinagyang Fever Erupts at Iloilo’s Opening Salvo

January 13, 2012 – 9:28 pm |

At 3 PM today (local time), Iloilo City once again was gripped by Dinagyang fever on its Opening Salvo. When the first drum beat was heard at Freedom Grandstand, the whole city stopped and the …

Ati Warriors Invade Robinsons Place – Iloilo

January 12, 2012 – 9:29 am |
Ati Warrior

Yesterday afternoon, January 11 2012, Ati Warriors picked from six contingent Ati Tribes competed for the title of Ati Model of 2012 at Robinsons Place Iloilo. It was the first and only time we’ll see …

UPDATE: Sto Niño De Arevalo Fiesta 2012

January 10, 2012 – 6:44 pm | 6 Comments
Arevalo Church

Yesterday, the third Sunday of January, towns and cities all over the country celebrated the feast of Señor Sto Niño. Here in Iloilo City, the feast is very special as the fiesta honors and gives …

What to Do in 2012 Dinagyang Festival?

January 8, 2012 – 12:03 pm | One Comment

January – the atmosphere is now filled with enthusiasm for this year’s most anticipated tourism event – Dinagyang! The dagyang fever has once again gripped the metro and if you’re planning to visit Iloilo City, …

2012 Dinagyang PROPOSED PRIZES

January 5, 2012 – 9:36 pm |
2012 Dinagyang PROPOSED PRIZES

The following is the proposed cash prizes for the variety of competitions to be held at this year’s Dinagyang 2012. I have to emphasize that this is just PROPOSED, as we are not connected to …