One hundred ninety-four couples (194) were married by Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo in memorable rites at the Pantawan People’s Park in the presence of their respective families and friends yesterday evening.
Celebrity actor Ian Veneracion, Mayor Remollo and other local talents performed during the ceremony with best wishes as the couples formally and legitimize their unions.
Among the principal sponsors are Governor Roel Ragay Degamo and City’s First Lady Atty. Cristine Remollo, Congressman Manuel T. Sagarbarria and Hon. Maria Isabel Sagarbarria, former Vice-Mayor Franklin “GG” Esmeña and Vice-Mayor Karissa Tolentino-Maxino; Atty. Manuel Arbon and Councilor Lilani Ramon; Councilor Michael Bandal and Hon. Maelyne Rose Mariano; Councilor Nelson Patrimonio and Ms. Bernardina Duran; Councilor Edgar Lentorio Jr. and Ms. Cristina Merced, Atty. Samuel Dicen and Ms. Antonieta General, ABC President Dionie Amores, Councilor Manuel “Chaco” Sagarbarria and former Vice-Mayor Woodrow Maquiling Sr.
Free wedding rings, cakes and other surprises were given to the couples through the donations of generous private entities.
A grand fireworks display sponsored by Mayor Ipe Remollo concluded the 2022 Kasalang Bayan!
Mayor Remollo would like to express sincere appreciation to all those who made this event a success through the generosity and industry of our sponsors, donors and partners namely Ground Zero, The Tiny Chef, Café Laguna, Brooke’s Place, Sansrival Cakes and Pastries through Cong. Manuel Sagarbarria & Hon. Maisa Sagarbarria, Ms. Sarah Magdara, Air Asia, Sobremesa, W.E.D, Jave Productions, Grape Ninja, Breadcamp through Councilor Lilani Ramon, Governor Roel Degamo, City Government of Dumaguete, Sem Badon, Net Solutions, Cayewood Touring Sounds, Chantilly, La Viva Catering, Lam Store, Ms. Ann’s Foodtown, Bunch N Dozens, Quantum Dlux Tours and DSS Fireworks.