Pasigarbo Sa Sugbo 2011

Pasigarbo Sa Sugbo is a yearly event which showcases the different festivals of the towns and cities of Cebu. Held every August, the event which is dubbed ‘Festival of Festivals’ concludes the founding anniversary celebrations of the Province of Cebu. This year, the event was held last August 13 at the Cebu International Convention Center in Mandaue City. Out of 40 festival contingents, the towns of Carcar, Madridejos, and Argao went home with the top prizes.

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Cebu’s Festival of Festivals!

(winners after the jump)

Best in Showdown Competition
1st Kabkaban Festival of Carcar City
2nd Isda Festival of Madridejos
3rd La Torta Festival of Argao
4th Kagasangan Festival of Moalboal
5th Sarok Festival of Consolacion
6th Bonga Festival of Sibonga
7th Palawod Festival of Bantayan
8th Dagitab Festival of Naga City
9th Hinulawan Festival of Toledo City
10th Sugat Kabanhawan Festival of Minglanilla

Best in Festival Costume
Kagasangan Festival of Moalboal

Best in Festival Jingle
La Torta Festival of Argao

Best in Street Dance Competition
1st La Torta Festival of Argao
2nd Halad Inasal Festival of Talisay City
3rd Hinulawan Festival of Toledo City

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Here are some photos of Pasigarbo Sa Sugbo 2011. Enjoy!

Dancers patiently waiting for their turn.

Beautiful costume, I must say.

The expo was help inside the Cebu International Convention Center.

Team Dalaguete!

Propsmen waiting for their turn to perform.

Dancers arriving at the venue.

Beautiful!

Their costumes were really nice.

Lunch break!

Inside the CICC. Furniture display

Booth selling crafts from South Cotabato

Booths selling various local products and delicacies.

Prayer before the official start of the contest

This year’s very well-attended Pasigarbo Sa Sugbo

Look at that crowd!

Special guest: Former First Lady Imelda Marcos

Another special guest: Richard Gomez. Bong-bong Marcos, Jinggoy Estrada, and other politicians from nearby islands were also there.

Random photos of contingents

Don’t miss next year’s Pasigarbo Sa Sugbo!

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