Dumaguete City Charter Day

Dumaguete Charter Day is another month of Celebrations in the City of Gentle People. Parades, competitions and events are spread out across the whole City of Dumaguete with the Center being the Quezon Park in the City Center.

Santacruzan Festival

The Santacruzan is one of the best attended events in Dumaguete. It dramatizes the search of Queen Helena (Reina Elena) and her son Constantine (Constantino) for the Holy Cross, a Filipino tradition institutionalized during the Spanish occupation. In Dumaguete City, the the Santacruzan festival promises colorful pageantry, a parade of beautiful “sagalas” and their handsome escorts, with both local and movie continue reading : Santacruzan Festival

Kabulakan Festival

Kabulakan Festival—A spectacular celebration that is no ordinary, a grandeur event in the month of May in the city of Dumaguete. In time of summer, the festival themes the colorful imagery of flowers displayed by the creative work of arts of the locals in the city. In the past years of Kabulakan Festival, the celebration continue reading : Kabulakan Festival

Funeral Assistance

The Government of Dumaguete through the Office of the City Social Welfare and Development is extending help to the family who lost a loved one by providing funeral assistance. The said assistance will include a coffin, embalming, grave materials, and hearse for convey. This assistance is limited for Dumaguete residents only. To determine whether the continue reading : Funeral Assistance

Hospitalization Assistance

Aside from the Medical Assistance the Government of Dumaguete is granting to the poor residents, a Hospitalization Assistance is also available. Residents qualified for the said assistance program should be identified as poor or being a member of an indigent family by the barangay. The Hospitalization Assistance costs Php 3,000.00 per person per twelve months. continue reading : Hospitalization Assistance

Medical Assistance

The City Social Welfare and Development Office provides assistance for the medical needs of the poor residents of Dumaguete. We provide an assistance of Php 700.00 per 6 months per eligible client. To be eligible, one should provide the following requirements: 1. Barangay Clearance 2. Voter’s Identification Card 3. Botica Sa Masa Card 4. Doctor’s Prescription (either from a private continue reading : Medical Assistance

Business Permit Registration

Acquiring a permit is easy. We have laid a system that will make the process quick. Before getting a permit, it is advised that your place of business adheres to the standard building and sanitary code. We have provided a chart for you to see. Please click here to see the chart in full browser. An Overview continue reading : Business Permit Registration

Maps and Guides

New to Dumaguete? Not a problem! To get a direction, just tick the map marker and a dialogue box will pop up. You are then asked to choose two options, to either click “To here” and “From here” and a direction box will appear below the map. Just fill in the right locations for which continue reading : Maps and Guides

Suggested Itinerary

New to Dumaguete? Don’t worry, we will guide you along the way on how you’ll truly enjoy your stay in the city and make it a remarkably memorable one. We will be posting a suggested itinerary along with the estimated prices to suite your budget and need. There are so many things that you can continue reading : Suggested Itinerary