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Events this month of November

  • Dumaguete City - Third week of November | Dumaguete City  Fiesta events welcome the various cultural strain that enrich the city's character. Source:Sidlakan Tours & Travel 
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  • San Carlos City - San Carlos City | Every November  Coined from the words "pinta" and "flores", depicts the tradition of welcoming visitors through dancing as in the "pintados" du...
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  • Silay City - Last week of November | Silay City This Ilonggo Sarsuela Festival showcases the best Ilonggo sarsuela scripts written by Silaynon playwrights. It is produced by independent theater groups, ...
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  • Baguio - November to December | Baguio City, Philippines.  An annual event organized by the Baguio Arts Guild started 1989, with the vision of making Baguio City a premier venue for art and artis...
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  • San Carlos City - November 2-5 | San Carlos City,  Negros Occidental If Iloilo has Dinagyang, Bacolod has Maskara, then San Carlos has Pintaflores. Pintaflores is a festival born out of two activities...
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  • Paombong - (Held during Good Friday) | Paombong, Bulacan, Philippines A way of repentance and sharing in the sufferings of Christ, worshippers whip themselves or have themselves crucified at Kapitangan, ...
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  • Tinambacan - No specific date | Barangay Bantigue, Masbate, Philippines  “Lapay” means seagulls that can be seen flying regularly in the shores of Barangay Bantigue, Masbate, thus, the festival...
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  • San Jose City - April 25 | San Jose City, Nueva Ecija. San Jose City prides itself as the "Onion Capital of the Philippines" and is a leading producer of onion, garlic, rice and vegetables...
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  • Gigaquit - November 1 | Gigaquit, Surigao del NorteThe Jinawa Festival centers around the Jinawa play. The play is about a lost soul of a sinful man who sends a message to the living to not make the same mis...
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  • Anilao (Iloilo) - November 1 | Anilao, Iloilo  A dance-drama competition using light and all its forms as a medium . This “dance of lights” is the first of its kind in the region. Source:Travel...
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  • Angono - November 5-25 | Angono, Rizal, Philippines. The festival aims at creating awareness and appreciation of Philippine Art and Culture; and promoting arts and culture as vital attraction for local...
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  • Bago City - Bago City | November 5  A historical festival that commemorates the victory of the Negrenses’ bloodless revolt against the Spaniards in 1898.  Source:FlyPhilippines
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  • Silay City - Nov. 5-13 | Silay City  The 9-day celebration starts with the celebration of “ El Cinco de Noviembre “, a one-day bloodless revolution in Silay which caused the surrender of the S...
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  • Daet - November 8 | Daet, Camarines Norte, Philippines. It is a week-long celebration aimed to promote agricultural products, especially the Queen pineapple and tourism as a whole.  “Boyob...
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  • Valenzuela - 12 November | Poblacion, Valenzuela, Philippines The feast is celebrated in tribute to the oldest church in Valenzuela City. Activities during the festival include the annual boat racing, stre...
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  • Valenzuela - November 12 | Polo, Valenzuela, Metro Manila, Philippines.  The Putong Polo Festival features the famous putong polo, a native delicacy in the town of Polo. The food festival is part of the&nb...
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  • Victoria - November 13 -15 | Victoria, Laguna, Philippines.Itik is the main product of the town of Victoria in Laguna. This small, bustling town is the center of the duck industry in the province. In this reg...
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  • Lanuza - November 14-20 | Lanuza, Surigao del Sur The surfing festival is usually held in November. The event is participated by different surfers around the country and has recently garnered foreign part...
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  • Calapan - November 11-15 | Calapan, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. Re-enactment of the first contact between the natives of Mindoro and Chinese traders. Source:hPhilippinecountry.com
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  • Baguio - November-December | Baguio City, Philippines.  Held mid November to early December with hundreds of golfers from the United States and the Philippines playing on twin golf courses at Camp...
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  • Pasig - 3rd Sunday of November | Pasig City, Metro Manila This is celebration of the Feast of Señora del Rosario. Activities include pagoda sa ilog, sayaw sa kalye, tiangge and others. All men...
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  • Santa Barbara - November 17 | Sta. Barbara, Iloilo  Celebrated in commemoration of the first cry of revolution against Spain in Iloilo. The event opened with the grand parade with the participants dressed in...
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  • San Fernando - November 17 - 21 | San Fernando  Sikoy Sikoy Festival celebrates the sheer love of God.  The festival is a form of a thanksgiving ritual for the blessings the city has been give...
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  • Oriental Mindoro - November 10 | Oriental Mindoro, Philippines  Mahalta Festival dubbed as “Festival of Festivals” place together in one setting the festivals of the 14 towns and 1 city of Oriental M...
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  • Bacarra - November 23-December 1| Bacarra, Ilocos Norte, Philippines  The most sought annual event highlighting a dance parade accredited by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). &nbs...
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  • Angono - November 23 | Agono, Rizal, Philippines. Adding color and gaiety to Angono town fiesta, celebrated early the 23rd of November, are the "Higantes", paper to mache to giants measuring ...
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  • Angono -  November 23 | Angono, Rizal, Philippines One of the major festivals celebrated by the townfolks of Angono. San Clemente is the patron saint of fishermen, highly revered by the people of ...
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  • Carcar - November 24 | Carcar This Cebu festival in Carcar town takes its name from kabkad, a native ferm that grows in and around the town. More than just a celebration in honor of Saint Catherine of ...
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  • Carcar - November 24-25 | Carcar, Cebu   Is celebrated on November 24-25 in honor of the town's patron. St. Catherine of Alexandria Carcar town is noted for its old Spanish style houses in the qu...
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  • Masbate - November 26-28| Masbate, Philippines Cattle raising is a trademark of Masbate and a major source of livelihood for the province. The rodeo will highlight the Masbate Livestock Week. The festi...
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  • Iloilo - December 26 | Maasin  Tultugan is an indigenous Ilonggo bamboo drum used centuries ago by the natives of Panay to communicate with each other. The drum was used by the natives to send messages...
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  • Mansalay - November 26| Mansalay, Oriental Mindoro The highlight of this event is the "Palarong Lahi," an array of games very native to Mindoreños, and Filipinos, joined in by all game e...
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  • Masinloc - November 30 | Zambales, Philippines  The Zambales version of the world-famous Ati-Atihan. It is a war dance between the Christians and Aetas that is performed on the feast day of San Andres, p...
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Philippine International Balloon Festival 2014

The Philippine International Balloon Festival happening on April 10-13, 2014 at Clark, Pampanga.

Hot Air Balloon 2014

This year's theme, "It's More than Just Hot Air", promises more activities other than flying balloons like choreographed kite exhibitions, daily fireworks display, live bands, game shows, and a lot more.

The tentative line up of events are:

Air Show
Hot Air Balloon Friendship Flight
Night Glow
Sky Diving Exhibition
Ultralight Show
Radio-controlled Model Air Craft Exhibition (RC Aeromodelers)
Choreographed Kite Flying Exhibitions
Lights in Flight (Night Kite Flying)

Special Events

Live Bands
Nightly Fireworks Display
The Best of Festivals Street Dancing North Phil Flairtending Competition (professional and amateur category)
Corporate Games Shows (raffle draws of airline tickets and hotel accommodation)
Cultural Presentations
Arts and Crafts Demonstration
It's More Fun Quiz Bee
Cook-off Competition

Ticket price will be 100Php per person, while children six years and below are free to enter the event. Parking will be 50Php for cars and 100Php for buses.

More info at: "More than Just Hot Air" - The Philippine International Friendship Balloon Festival 2014  

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Hot Air Balloon Festival

Rappler captured the crowd-pleasing festivity from the Hot Air Balloon Festival held in Clark Pampanga last 2013.

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Cebu to Bacolod, Dipolog, Iloilo, Kalibo or Surigao Davao to Bacolod

Bacolod to Cagayan de Oro
Cebu to Cagayan de Oro, Davao, Dumaguete, Siargao, Tacloban or Zamboanga, Davao to Zamboanga Zambonga to Tawi-Tawi

Manila to Bacolod, Cauayan (Isabela), Cebu, Iloilo, Kalibo, Legazpi, Naga, Roxas, San Jose (Mindoro), Virac or Tuguegarao
Cebu to Boracay (Caticlan), Butuan, Camiguin, Coron (Busuanga), Clark, Legazpi, Ozamiz, Pagadian or Puerto Princesa Davao or Iloilo to Cagayan de Oro

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