Panglao contingent to make Sinulog Grand Parade 2018 comeback

Keith Anthony S. Fabro 01/19/2018

After a year of hiatus, contingent from Panglao, Bohol is making a comeback in this year’s Sinulog grand parade, with its performance featuring the love story between a Boholano and Cebuana. Choreographer Alex Salon on Thursday said…

Tom to Apas contingent: Refund solicited cash

Inna Gian Mejia 01/15/2018

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña urged the contingents of Barangay Apas, recently hailed as the champion during the Sinulog sa Barangay sa Dakbayan, to refund all the money they solicited from business establishments. Osmeña said the accomplishment…

Pasil contingent qualifies for Grand Parade after fire hits village

Christian Orellano, Marc Eric Cosep, Rosalie O. Abatayo 01/14/2018

The contingent from barangay Pasil automatically qualifies for the Sinulog 2018 Grand Parade on January 21 despite not being able to perform during the Sinulog sa Barangay. This is was announced by Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña…

Samar contingent to showcase environmental sustainability in Sinulog 2018 performance

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 01/13/2018

  On their fourth year to participate in the Sinulog Festival, Tribu Katbalaugan of Catbalogan City, Samar will tell the story of environmental sustainability and the role of human beings in nature preservation. Catbalogan City Tourism, Culture,…

Tisa contingent to showcase siomai festival in Sinulog sa Barangay

Doris C. Bongcac 01/12/2018

SIOMAI and pungko-pungko vendors are among the 100 dancers from Barangay Tisa in Cebu City who will be joining their contingent in Sunday’s Sinulog sa Barangay. Choreographer Redford Oliveros said three nurses who are supposed to leave…

Capitol to help Daanbantayan Sinulog contingent

Morexette B. Erram 12/11/2017

CEBU Gov. Hilario Davide III has approved the request of Daanbantayan Mayor Vicente Loot for Capitol to help fund the town\’s Tribu Kandaya Sinulog contingent. But instead of the P500,000 initially requested by Loot, the provincial government…

Cebu Capitol will not send dancers but has float for the Sinulog grand parade

Izobelle T. Pulgo 01/05/2017

The Cebu Provincial Capitol will not be sending Sinulog dancers to this year’s festivities but instead will focus on its float contingent. According to lawyer Ramil Abing, executive assistant to Governor Hilario Davide, they have invited the…

Tribu Catbalogan is back to perform in Sinulog

Apple Ta-as 01/16/2016

REMEMBER the huge gekko costumes of Catbalogon City dancers in the Sinulog last year? The contingent from the capital city of  Samar  is back to perform in Sunday’s Grand Parde. Tribu Catbalogan is out to promote its …

Cebu City’s ‘Lumad Basakanon’ and Placer, Masbate group awarded best in Sinulog dancing

Chito O. Aragon, Christine Estrella, Doris C. Bongcac, Edison Delos Angeles 01/20/2014

It was sweet triumph for the Lumad Basakanon, Cebu City’s favorite Sinulog champion, which regained its no. 1 status in the annual dance competion of the biggest festival of the country. Synchronized steps, drama and a dance…

Tangub City to show fierce wars and faith

Boboi Costas 01/16/2014

How does a record-breaking Sinulog champion outdo itself? The “Dancing Pilgrims of Tangub City” are back in Cebu for the 2014 Sinulog parade, ready to defend its unsurpassed record as Grand Champion in the dance competition’s Sinulog-based…