Monday, January 12, 2015

10 municipalities in Aklan, to join the Kalibo Ati-Atihan 2015 festival

Posted January 12, 2015
Written by Jay-ar M. Arante

Ten out of 16 towns in Aklan will be taking part in the festival parade and ground demonstration contest in the town of Kalibo.

This is part of the prestigious 2015 Ati-Atihan Festival that will be held on Thursday.

Provincial Tourism Officer Barry Ruiz said that every town must present native, unique and vibrant festival presentation to entertain guests and viewers.

Street dancing spearheaded by the organizing committee of the Ati-Atihan Festival will also be held in the primary roads of Kalibo.

It will be followed by a ground demonstration in Kalibo Pastrana Park which will be participated by the youth and students.

Meanwhile the town of Balete, Kalibo, Lezo, Madalag, Malay, Tangalan, Banga and Numancia is will be competing for the best in choreography, performance, endurance and execution, costumes and props, musicality and visual impact.

It was also learned that the town of Malay is the defending champion in said competition where it won various major awards last year 2014.

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