Sunday, 18 January 2009
Dinagyang Festival-Philippins' Rio Carnival
Highlight of Dinagyang Festival will be held on 23-25 of January 2009. Parades of dancing team with unique costume go through central Iloilo City namely Iznart, JM Basa (Calle Real), etc.
Dinagyang Festival has started since 1969 when a replica of Sr. Santo Nino sent to San Jose Parish Church in 1968.
I saw opening Dinagyang Festival last Friday that is same dancing parade without their costium, and I left
There is another event that is Chinese New Year after Dinagyang Festival.
Video shows Dinagyang Festival 2008.
Dinagyang Festival Offical Site