Posted by September 6, 2012on
Viva Pit Senyor!
Four Months from now, and its Sinulog Festival 2013 time again. Once again the streets of Cebu will be filled with tourists and devotees as the city holds its annual fiesta in honor of Senor Santo Nino.
Every year Millions of tourists flock to Cebu to witness the colorful Grand Streetdance Parade which is held every third Sunday of January. Various contingents coming from all over Cebu and other provinces, as far as Lanao del Norte compete in streetdancing, where winners wouldget 1 Million in Cash Prize.
This early, no official schedule has been released yet, but based on the past Sinulog celebrations, this 2013 edition could be something like this:
January 11 – Opening Salvo
January 12 – Sinulog sa Kabataan sa Lalawigan
January 13 – Sinulog sa Kabataan sa Dakbayan
January 18 – Sinulog Festival Queen Search
January 19 – Fluvial Procession (Morning)/ Foot Procession (Afternoon)
January 20 – Sinulog Festival 2013 Grand Streetdance Parade
Check out the winners of the 2012 Sinulog so that you will have an idea on which contingent should you watch out for.
Sinulog Based Category:
CHAMPION: Placer Masbate
First Runner Up: Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe, Tangub City
Second Runner Up: Carcar City
Third runner Up: Pakol Festival, Santa Catalina negros Oriental
Fourth Runner Up: Abellana National School
CHAMPION: Lingganay Festival, Alangalang Leyte
First Runner Up: Himag Ulaw Festival, Placer Masbate
Second Runner Up: Karatong Festival, Dulag Leyte
Third runner Up: Lumad Basakanon
Fourth Runner Up: Toledo National Vocational High School
It is also interesting to note that Lumad Basakanon has been winning the Festival Queen title for two straight years now.
BOOKMARK THIS PAGE! This article will be updated once official schedule is available.
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