THOUSANDS of spectators gathered at the SM Gran Via Lot on August 29 to witness the 2nd Fireworks Competition in Cagayan de Oro City.
Dubbed as the Pyro Festival 2010 organized by SM City Cagayan de Oro together with the City Government of Cagayan de Oro, Promote CDO Foundation, Department of Tourism – Region 10 and ABS-CBN Cagayan de Oro, it broke records of attendance for any single event in Cagayan de Oro.
It was a night full of expectation. With seven (7) participating entries from as far as Iloilo City, Bulacan, Bukidnon, Cebu City, Iligan City, Metro Manila and Cagayan de Oro City, the JTA Commercial Merchandise of Cagayan de Oro emerged as the Grand Champion winning a total of P 80,000 cash prize plus trophy. Coming close as second placer was Security Fireworks from Iligan City with a total of P 60,000 cash prize plus trophy and third placer, Pryro Mate from Cebu City with a total of P 40,000 cash prize plus trophy.
below are a collection of some photos by Tau’ma Udasco, Harold Floren and Louie Yee taken from the internet…(will remove the photos on this post if requested)
It was a fun-filled evening as the seven (7) entries delivered spectacular and breathtaking displays. The crowd clapped and cheered in support of their favorite team. It was indeed an unforgettable night, people streamed the Gran Via and Mastersons streets to witness the spectacular showcase in the sky. It was a sight to behold when the first entry light up the sky followed by the succeeding entries. It was truly a spectacular evening for everyone!
with article from Gold Star Daily