The Country’s Grandest, biggest and most colourful event this summer will be apploude once again – the 7thAliwan Fiesta –
This year, the Aliwan 2009 is slated on April 23-25. It’s a 3-day fiesta featuring the Philippines biggest and most colourful festivals. Various activities are lined up during the said festivity. The fiesta is made up of 3 parts, the Reyna ng Aliwan Beauty Pageant held at the Aliw Theater, the Float Competition which is one of the most important part of the fiesta for the participants are only allowed to use locally produced flowers, textiles, handicrafts and other products available in their regions to be decorated on their floats. And also one of the main highlight is the grand street dance competition of the various Festivals in the country to be held on April 25. The street dance parade usually starts at the Quirino Grandstand and will end at the Aliw Theater.
– set the date on April 23-25 to witness the the Country’s colourful festivals compete it out to become the Best Festival of the Philippines-
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