Hudyaka features fun-filled events PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 08 May 2012 13:46

Fun-filled events await locals and visitors on May 30 ,2012, the opening day of the celebration of Zamboanga del Norte’s 60th founding anniversary with a festival called“Hudyaka”.

This year’s celebration has “It’s more Fun in Zanorte” as its slogan.

On the grand opening, there will be a grand costume parade at 4 p.m with fireworks extravaganza thereafter. It will be followed by a live concert  featuring top musiciana Sitti and Pupil Band.

Department of Tourism Regional Director Mary June Bugante disclosed that several acitivities have been lined up for the celebration like indoor, outdoor and beach sports, dive safari, traditional games like gokod kabaw, dama, sibol, siyatong, takyan, tirador and tari-tari.
Other activities:

*PBA legends will play at the Capitol Plaza on June 4.
*Miss ZANORTE coronation night on June 8.
*Mindanao Fruits Congress and Agricutural Trade on June 5 at the Zamboanga del Norte Cultural Center.
*Live birth registration for late registration is open at the ZDN Cultural Center and mass wedding on June 3 and 5.
*Medical-dental services and animal health services on June 1. Job fair and float parade and many more.

Among the known artists and famous bands aside from Sitti and and Pupil Band, that and who will perform in the  Hudyaka are Rocksteddy, Willie Nepomuceno, K Brosas, Enrique Gil and XLR8. — Allen Abastillas