What is the common festival in the Philippines?
1. Sinulog Festival, Third Sunday of January. Attracting millions of people every year, the Sinulog Festival in Cebu may just well be one of the biggest Philippine festivals, and is surprisingly becoming even more popular each year, especially among the young people.
What is the most religious festival in the Philippines?
One of the biggest nationwide festivals is the Flores de Mayo, a religious parade held across the country throughout May in honour of the Virgin Mary.
What are the two types of festival?
Types of festivals
- Religious festivals.
- Arts festivals.
- Food and drink festivals.
- Seasonal and harvest festivals.
How many festivals are in the Philippines?
There are more than 42,000 known major and minor festivals in the Philippines, the majority of which are in the barangay (village) level. Due to the thousands of town, city, provincial, national, and village fiestas in the country, the Philippines has traditionally been known as the Capital of the World’s Festivities.