Saulog fest a success PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 13 June 2014 13:02

The weeklong celebration of the 62th founding anniversary of Zamboanga del  Norte dubbed as Saulog Festival” was very successful, according to  Tourism Regional Director Mary June Bugante.

The celebration started last May 30,2 014. “Saulog” means “thanksgiving,  an expression of gratitude to the Almighty for the blessings that He showered to the people and the province as a whole.

Director Bugante said the festival held along Dipolog City Boulevard was very colorful. It featured a two-day Agri-Tourism Investment Forum and Trade Fair. There were live band concert, cultural presentation, presentation of the Hiyas ng Zamboanga del Norte,  Baile Filipina Dance Competition, Saulog presentation, fireworks and many others.

The opening of the celebration was graced by Interior and Local  Government Secretary  Mar Roxas. – Allen Abastillas