Concerned officials of Dumaguete City disclosed the various activities and events being held in line with the celebration of the 74th Charter Anniversary and 402nd Feast of Saint Catherine de Alexandria during the press conference today.
Among the speakers were Dr. Dinno T. Depositario, Convenor of the Charter Anniversary Directorate; City Tourism Officer Jacqueline V. Antonio; Sports and Youth Development Coordinator Ike Xavier Villaflores; City Chief-of-Police Lt. Col. Joeson Parallag and Traffic Management Office Gilbert Ablong.
Based on the presentations the following are the updated culture and arts activities:
NOVEMBER 5 / SATURDAY
10:00 AM – Local and Overseas Job Fair
VENUE: Robinson’s Place Dumaguete, Organized by PESO
NOVEMBER 12/SATURDAY
6:00PM Terra Cotta Art Exhibit: Hemrod Duran New Work
VENUE: Mugna Art Gallery, Organized by Mugna Art Gallery
NOVEMBER 16 / WEDNESDAY
8:00 AM – Farm Family Congress Day 1
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park, Organized by City Agriculture Office
NOVEMBER 17 / THURSDAY
8:00 AM – Farm Family Congress Day 2
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park, Organized by City Agriculture Office
NOVEMBER 18 / FRIDAY
8:00 AM – Farm Family Congress Day 3
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park
Organized by City Agriculture Office
9:00 AM – Hus Humba Is D’ Best? Cooking Contest
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park
Organized by City Agriculture Office
5:00 PM – Opening of the Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
6:00 PM – Dumaguete Music Festival
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
NOVEMBER 19 / SATURDAY
5:00 PM – Car Show & Motor Show Day 1
VENUE: Press Club Area, Pantawan
Organized by KL Events
5:00 PM – Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
6:00 PM – Dumaguete Teen Idol Singing Contest
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
NOVEMBER 20 / SUNDAY
8:00 AM – Car Show & Motor Show Day 2
VENUE: Press Club Area, Pantawan
Organized by KL Events
2:00 PM – Dulang Pinoy: Traditional Filipino Games
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
5:00 PM – Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
6:00 PM Dumaguete Bulilit Idol (singing contest)
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
NOVEMBER 21 / MONDAY
5:00 PM- Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
7:00PM Miss Earth (Evening Gown Segment)
VENUE: Dumaguete Presidencia
Organized by Carousel Productions
NOVEMBER 23 / WEDNESDAY
5:00 PM -Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
NOVEMBER 24 / THURSDAY
8:00 AM -Holy Mass for the 74th Charter Day of Dumaguete
VENUE: St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral
Organized by City Mayor’s Office
5:00 PM – Civic-Military Parade
VENUE: City Streets
Organized by LYDO
5:00 PM – Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
8:00 PM – Dumaguete Idol Singing Contest
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
NOVEMBER 25 / FRIDAY
4:00 PM – Unveiling of Presidencia ICP Marker
VENUE: Dumaguete Presidencia
Organized by City Tourism Office
4:30 PM – Opening of the Negros Island Museum
VENUE: Dumaguete Presidencia
Organized by National Museum of the Philippines
5:00 PM – LUTAS Film Festival
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by Foundation University
5:00 PM – Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
7:00 PM -Dumaguete Music Festival
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
NOVEMBER 26 / SATURDAY
9:00 AM – Budbud Gabi Cooking Contest
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park
Organized by City Agriculture Office
10:00 AM – LUTAS Film Festival
VENUE: CitiMall Cinema/Robinsons Cinema
Organized by Foundation University
5:00 PM -2nd Daguit Dancesport Competition
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park
Organized by Dumaguete City Dancesport Team
5:00 PM – Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
6:00 PM – Balak Contest
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
7:30 PM – Balitaw Contest
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Tourism Office
NOVEMBER 27/ SUNDAY
5:00 PM -Light Up the Dumaguete Community Christmas Tree
VENUE: M.L. Quezon Park
Organized by City Tourism Office
5:00 PM – Fiesta Trade and Food Fair
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Economic Enterprise Office
6:00 PM – HIUSANG SAYAW: Dance Concert
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by Sidlakan Dance Company
Meanwhile, the updated schedule of the sports events of the 74th Charter Anniversary are as follows:
NOVEMBER 6 / SUNDAY
5:00 AM – Sandurot Half-Marathon
VENUE: Burgos Street
Organized by Larga Biya and DARS
NOVEMBER 18 / FRIDAY
8:30 AM – Archery Fun Shoot Day 1
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by Dumaguete Archery Center
NOVEMBER 19 / SATURDAY
8:00 AM – Women’s Open Beach Volleyball Tournament
VENUE: Beach Courts, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
8:00 AM – Open Darts Tournament Day 1
VENUE: Kenvey’s Dart Lane, Brgy. Daro
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
8:00 AM – Action Air Tournament Day 1
VENUE: Parking Area, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
8:30 AM -Archery Fun Shoot Day 2
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by Dumaguete Archery Center
NOVEMBER 20 / SUNDAY
6:00 AM -Bike Fun Ride
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
6:00 AM – Aquathlon
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
7:00 AM – Chess and Dama Tournament
VENUE: Dumaguete City Multi-Purpose Center, Dumaguete City National High School Campus
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
7:00 AM – Men’s Open Softball Tournament
VENUE: Dumaguete City National High School Campus Ballfield
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
7:00 AM – Open Darts Tournament Day 2
VENUE: Kenvey’s Dart Lane, Brgy. Daro
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
7:00 AM – Action Air Tournament Day 2
VENUE: Parking Area, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
8:00 AM -Women’s Open Beach Volleyball Tournament
VENUE: Beach Courts, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
6:00 PM – Invitational Basketball Tournament
VENUE: Dumaguete City Multi-Purpose Center, Dumaguete City National High School Campus
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
This event continues until November 27.
NOVEMBER 23 / WEDNESDAY
4:00 PM – Exhilarate & Zumba Marathon
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by Laro’t Saya sa Plaza
NOVEMBER 24 / THURSDAY
8:00 AM – Men’s Beach Volleyball (Dayon-Dayon) Tournament
VENUE: Beach Courts, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
NOVEMBER 25 / FRIDAY
8:00 AM – Men’s Beach Volleyball (Dayon-Dayon) Tournament
VENUE: Beach Courts, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
NOVEMBER 26 / SATURDAY
6:00 AM 2nd Dumaguete Golf Tournament Day 1
VENUE: Negros International Golf and Country Club
Organize by Negros International Golf and Country Club
8:00 AM -Beach Sepak Takraw Tournament Day 1
VENUE: Beach Courts, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
3:00 PM – Children’s Fun Run
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office
3:00 PM -Dumaguete Skateboarding Competition
VENUE: Burgos Street
Organized by NAZ Skateboarding
NOVEMBER 27/ SUNDAY
5:00 AM – Breathe Easy Fun Run, Walk and Bike
VENUE: Pantawan
Organized by City Smoke-Free Council
6:00 AM – 2nd Dumaguete Golf Tournament Day 2
VENUE: Negros International Golf & Country Club
Organized by Negros International Golf & Country Club
8:00 AM – Beach Sepak Takraw Tournament Day 2
VENUE: Beach Courts, Pantawan
Organized by City Sports & Youth Development Office