Davao City’s Christmas festival celebration will officially commence Wednesday at 5 p.m. with the simultaneous ceremonial lighting of Rizal, Quezon and Osmena parks and the local government (LGU) complex as well as the unveiling of the first interactive musical dancing fountain at the People’s Park.
Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and his father Vice Mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte will lead the ceremonial lightings of the month-long Pasko Fiesta sa Dabaw, an annual celebration that integrates festive and competitive Christmas activities.
James A. Zimmerman, chair of the committee on “Pailaw sa Dabaw and Lamdag Parada”, said the event also features the colorful lightings and arrays of decorations in different districts, barangays, public parks, and buildings as well as in showcasing the community’s creativity and talents.
December 5, 12, 19, 24, 25 & 31, 2010
Evening Performance at the Park
(Also on January 1 & 2, 2011)
December 18, 2010 (Saturday)
Kapamilya Pasko Na, ABS-CBN Network Christmas Special
December 19, 2010 (Sunday)
Paskong Kapuso, GMA Network Christmas Special
December 20, 2010 (Monday)
Dasig Sayaw: A Cheerdancing Competition
December 22, 2010 (Wednesday)
Baktas Karakas: Marching Band Competition