Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Negros Festival Costumes

Negros Occidental has 19 municipalities and 13 cities. Each of them has their own festivals. The following are the costumes worn during various festivals.

Oct. 13-18 = Masskara Festival, Bacolod City
June 6-12 = Hugyaw Festival, Silay City

Feb. 12-19 = Babaylan Festival/Charter Day, Bago City
May 3 === Pasalamat Festival, La Carlota City
Sept. 8-10 === Minuluan Festival, Talisay City
Mana Pula Festival of Manapla
Feb. 07-09 = Kali-Kalihan Harvest Festival, Don Salvador Benedicto
May 26-30 = Manlambus Festival, Escalante City

3rd Sunday of January = Sinulog Festival, Kabankalan City
Last Sunday of January = Dinagsa sa Cadiz, Cadiz City
Nov 03-05 = Pintaflores Festival, San Carlos City

Jan 25 === Lubay-Lubay Festival, Cauayan

April 1-5 Banana Festival, La Castellana
May 15 Balbagan Dance Festival, Binalbagan

These costumes were on display during the Panaad Festival on April 4-9, 2011 and was curated by Mr. E of Events Gallery.


  1. Oh no, what happened to Hinigaran? I love your blog btw!

    Bonjour, come say hello!
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    Twenty York Street

  2. are these costumes for rent? We really need it in our pageant here in school