Archive for August 4th, 2013

Kadayawan Craft Tourism Fair 2013

Kadayawan Craft Tourism Fair 2013

Gemma Alungan, from a Bagobo tribe, weaves a native tinalak cloth that is being showcased as one of Mindanao’s top native products in the Kadayawan Craft Tourism Fair at Abreeza Mall in Davao City on Friday. (King Rodriguez photo)

Davao River fest to be revived during Kadayawan 2013

THE DAVAO River Festival, one of the highlights of the Kadayawan sa Dabaw Festival, will be revived this year. Richard Dian Vilar, festival directorate, said the Davao River Festival will be held on August 16, which will also coincide with the Indigenous Peoples’ (IP) Day. He said they have agreed to revive the event during […]

Kadayawan 2013 Schedule

Kadayawan Agri-Trade Fair August 1-27 8am-8pm SM City Davao Parking Area Hudyakaan sa Kadayawan August 8-20 5pm-1am Roxas Avenue Hulagway sa Kadayawan August 8-20 City Information Office Opening Ceremonies: Panagtagbo August 9 5pm People’s Park Tunog Mindanaw August 9-10 6pm Matina Town Square Lumadnong Gama August 9-18 3pm-10pm Rizal Park Hiyas sa Kadayawan Cultural Showcase […]

Hiyas sa Kadayawan 2013 prizes up for winning tribe

PRIZES for the talent showcase of the “Hiyas sa Kadayawan” this year are intended for the cultural development of the winning tribe, organizers said. Carol Valdez, officer-in-charge of Duaw Davao Festivals Foundation, said this has been agreed by the members of the festival’s executive committee. “Dati kasi it used to be called as talent night […]

TFD commander assures of terror-free Kadayawan 2013

TASK Force Davao (TFD) assured on Thursday the people of Davao City and other local and foreign tourists of a terrorism-free celebration of the 2013 Kadayawan Festival. “Hindi lang magiging masaya ang stay niyo dito for Kadayawan, safe din,” Task Force Davao commander Colonel Casiano Monilla said during the I-Speak Forum at the City Hall […]

Kadayawan 2013 motocross set Aug. 18

SOME 150 riders will see action in the 28th Kadayawan Motocross set on August 18 at Crocodile Park. Norben Mata Jr. of Moto-X said this during the Davao Sportswriters Association Forum at Calle Cinco Restobar along J.P. Laurel Avenue Thursday. Must-see riders include Donark Yuzon of Iloilo City, Gelnn Aguilar of Cebu, Joven Lagrada of […]

Kadayawan Cosplay Festival 2013

MANY people especially the youth are getting hooked by cosplaying and the teens in Davao are not spared from the cosplay fever. Wikipedia describes cosplay or costume play as “an activity in which participants wear costumes and accessories to represent a specific character or idea from a work of fiction. Cosplayers often interact to create […]

P13-M set for Kadayawan Festival 2013

ORGANIZERS announced on Monday that the budget for this year’s staging of Kadayawan sa Dabaw is pegged at P13,020,550. But Councilor Al Ryan Alejandre, in a phone interview, said the amount is not yet final since they are trying to reduce some expenses to possibly trim down the budget to P12 million. “Para mas gamay […]

Tienda del Mercado events spice up Kadayawan 2013

TIENDA del Mercado lined up several events every week of August in commemoration of Davao City’s most prominent festival, Kadayawan. Open on Fridays to Sundays from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m., Tienda del Mercado will have events for each of the five weekends of the month. On the first weekend, there will be a stand-up […]

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