This year’s Higalaay Festival will still push thru but will be downscaled and with enforcement and observance of minimum health standards due to the pandemic. Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno said this during the recent press briefing at City Hall. Further, a formal launching will be held on Monday, August 3 at 5:00pm
Mayor Moreno said the highlight of this year’s celebration will be the official installation of incoming Archbishop Jose Cabantan, who will replace Archbishop Antonio Ledesma on August 28.
Already confirmed as among the confirmed activities is the virtual staging of the Miss Cagayan de Oro pageant. Other activities will be revealed during the launch.