The Best of Northern Mindanao will be shown in the WoW Philippines Pasundayag Northern Mindanao 2009 at the Intramuros’ History Town at Clamshell 1, Anda corner Arzobispo Sts., Intramuros, Manila on May 29.
Pasundayag Northern Mindanao is specially designed for the public to encounter people, places, tourism festivals, sports & adventure activities and other events that would allure them to visit the destinations.
Tourism Secretary Ace Durano said, “This activity will immensely delight viewers on the 20-day exhibit of local arts and culture, festivals, adventure activities, agri-trade products, cuisine, travel facilities, tourism services and investment opportunities.”
Featured in this cultural event are the assemblage of eight cities (Cagayan de Oro, Tangub, Oroquieta, Ozamiz, Iligan, Malaybalay, Valencia, and Gingoog) and five provinces (Camiguin, Bukidnon, Misamis Oriental, Misamis Occidental and Lanao Del Norte).
“This is a good venue to take a glimpse of Northern Mindanao and what we can offer to tourists,” Undersecretary for Tourism Planning and Promotions Eduardo Jarque Jr. said.
Daily activities include cultural performances, street dancing (4 p.m.), craft demonstrations, dance clinic, ethnic sports display, tutorial on playing of ethnic instruments, film showing, interactive showcases on adventure, arts culture, tourism wellness, selling of agricultural products, processed foods and handicrafts, travel & services consultation and many others.
Endorsed by the Regional Development Council Region 10 and in partnership with the Northern Mindanao Regional Tourism Council, Pasundayag will be open free to the public from 3:00 p.m.–10 p.m. every Monday; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; and 10 a.m.-12 m.n. Fridays through Sundays until June 24.
For more details, contact DOT Region 10 at Telefax (08822) 723696/726394 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or DOT-Regional Monitoring Services at (02) 524-24-21.
A complete schedule of events is available at their website http://dotr10.multiply.com.