1st Sta. Cruz Island fest slated for May PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 11:47

By JASMINE MOHAMMADSALI

The City Government of Zamboanga, through the City Tourism Office, will be spearheading the 1st Sta. Cruz Island Summer Festival which will feature a line-up of activities highlighting the Sta. Cruz island, one of the City’s most premier tourist site.

The activities for the 1st Sta. Cruz Island Summer Festival, which also forms part of the Zamboanga City Summer Festival 2016 celebrations, will run for the month of May and will include the Island Treasure Hunt: Battle of the Uploads, an amateur photo contest, Sta. Cruz Island Logo competition, and the Pink Sand Sculpture competition.

The Island Treasure Hunt: Battle of the Uploads requires a team of five to take photos of Sta. Cruz Island and upload these to Facebook and Instagram. Winning team will receive P 10,000 as cash prize. Deadline for registration is May 13.

The Sta. Cruz Island Logo competition calls on Zamboangueños to design and submit the best logo design that embodies Sta. Cruz Island. Deadline for the competition is on May 19.

Meanwhile, the Pink Sand sculpture competition will see the pink sands of Sta. Cruz Island become works of art where the winning sculpture will take home cash prizes. Deadline for registration is on May 19.

Additionally, more games and prizes are set to be unveiled every weekend at Sta. Cruz Island from May 14-28.

For more information regarding the activities of the 1st Sta. Cruz Island Summer Festival, interested applicants may contact the City Tourism Office at 992-3007 or 09272835684. — Jasmine Mohammadsali