Amlan Zoo & Nature and Adventure Park

Amlan Adventure Park Soft Opening

Saturday saw the soft opening of the Amlan Nature and Adventure Park. Even the mayor of Dumaguete City dropped by to congratulate Amlan’s mayor Benthean Dela Cruz and all the busy hands for their achievement.

Amlan Fiesta 2015

Amlan Fiesta 2015

The municipality of Amlan is about to celebrate their annual celebrations. Thanks to the 2015 Amlan Fiesta Directorate for providing us the 2015 Amlan Fiesta Schedule of Activities

Governors Sports Festival

Governors Sports Festival 2015

Sports enthusiasts from all over the province are participating in the countless events during the Governors Sports Festival 2015. The first events start already on October 3, while the last will be held on October 31, 2015.

Valencia Fiesta 2015

Valencia Fiesta – Schedule of Activities 2015

The celebration of the annual Fiesta are always some of the busiest days for the municipalities officers and persons in charge to create great events. This year the festival celebrations in Valencia start first week of September and last until October 12.

Anihan Festival Manjuyod

Manjuyod Anihan Festival 2015

The municipality of Manjuyod Negros Oriental is annually celebrating their famous Anihan Festival. The festival celebrates the bountiful Harvest of their products like root crops, vegetables and fish.

Manjuyod launches FishForever Pride Campaign

Manjuyod launches FishForever Pride Campaign

The Municipality of Manjuyod was one of the selected municipalities in Negros Oriental to be one of the beneficiaries of the FishForever Pride Campaign. The tourism office of Manjuyod was very busy to have this campaign successfully launched.

Hudyaka sa Bais

Bais Hudyaka Festival 2015

Hudyaka sa Bais

The annual festival celebrations in the City of Bais are about to start. The tradition of the Hudyaka sa Bais reaches back all the way into the Spanish era to honer the cities patron San Nicolás de Tolentino.  While the actual Bais Fiesta date is in September, the celebrations start already mid August.

Hudyaka sa Bais
Schedule of Activities 2015

Saturday August 15, 2015

5:00 PM Salvo Holy Mass
6:00PM Procession of San Nicolas de Tolentino to the City Hall
6:15PM Special Session Sangguniang Panglungsod
6:30PM State of the City Address at the Veranda, City Hall
8:00PM Opening Salvo
8:30PM Bais Idol Season 1 pisode 4, Grand Finals
9:00PM Live Band and Disco Jocky

Saturday August 22, 2015

9:00PM Miss Bais City Presentation

Saturday August 29, 2015

9:00PM Miss Bais City Talent Night

Sunday August 30, 2015

8:00AM Tree Planting along La Paz Road
1:00PM Fun Run Registration
4:30PM Fun Run Gun Start
6:00PM Zumba
8:00PM Foam Party

Tuesday September 01, 2015

9:00PM Barangay Dos Variety Show

Thursday September 03,2015

9:00PM Mr. Bais Pageant Night

Saturday 05, 2015

9:00PM Miss Bais Selection and Coronation Night

Sunday September 06, 2015

8:00PM Youth Night Showcase of Talents
10:00PM Foam Party

Monday September 07, 2015

1:00PM Hudyaka sa Bais Street Parade
4:00PM Hudyaka sa Bais Showdown

Tuesday September 08, 2015

5:00AM Aurora Procession to the Blessed Virgin
6:00AM Holy Mass on the Occasion of the Birthday

Wednesday September 09,2015

4:00 AM Diana
8:00AM Civic Parade
9:00 AM Ecumenical Service
9:30AM Band Exhibition
9:00PM Live Band and Disco

Thursday September 10, 2015

10:00AM High Mass
9:00PM Fiesta Ball

See you all at the Hudyaka sa Bais 2015

Hudyaka sa Bais

Wayboga Festival - Amlan

Wayboga Festival – Amlan

Wayboga Festival - Amlan

Short, but intense is the celebration of the municipality of Amlan Smoke Free 6th year Anniversary and Wayboga Festival 2015

Theme: “Ang Tanan Malipayon KOn ang Kahimsog sa Katawahan sa Amlan Magpadayon”
(“Everybody’s Happy when Amlanganons continue to stay Healthy”)

Friday July 17 2015

Activities in the Morning:
6:30 AM Salabong Parade at Bio-os crossing to Amlan Plaza , Tandayag Wharf to Amlan Plaza
8:00 AM Program at Amlan Central Square

Afternoon Activities:
2:30 PM Wayboga Street Dance Competition in front of the Municipal Hall

Evening Activities:
7:00 PM Showdown 4 High School on the Municipality
7:00 PM Wayboga Princess 7 Elementary School in the municipality
11:00 PM Disco

Happy Anniversary – Amlan

Tanjay City - Fiesta 2015

Tanjay City Fiesta 2015

July is for Tanjay City a month of celebration. The whole month is stuffed with events for young and old to celebrate the Tanjay City Fiesta 2015.  This years celebrations are under the theme:

Kalamboan nga nakab-ot Ipatunhay, Buylo Tanjay
(“May the success attained by our city be preserved, Go Tanjay!!!”)

Tanjay City - Fiesta 2015

 

Tanjay City Fiesta – Calendar of Events 2015

Wednesday July 01, 2015

6:00 AM Opening of Nutrition Month and Thanks Giving Mass at Saint James Parish Greater
7:00 AM Nutri- Fit Walk , Registration Program, Zumba Showdown at Bgry Poblacion 7

Friday July 03, 2015

6:00 AM Walk for Life – Senior Citizens at Osmeña Park
8:00 PM Fiesta 2015 Opening Salvo Presentation

  • Little Mr. & Miss Tanjay City 2015
  • Miss Tanjay City 2015
  • Matron Queen Tanjay City 2015

9:00 PM Fireworks Disply and Street Party at Rizal Street

Saturday July 04, 2015

9:00 PM Street Party with Live Band at Rizal Street

Sunday July 05, 2015

3:00 PM Local Singing Talent Audition at Tanjay National High School

Wednesday July 08, 2015

9:00 PM Transparency Band2 at Rizal Park
10:00 PM 1st Balloting of Little Mr. & Miss Tanjay 2015 and Matron Queen Tanjay 2015 at Rizal Park

Thursday July 09, 2015

3:00 PM Local Singing Talent Final Audition at Tanjay National High School

Friday July 10, 2015

6:00 PM Special Basketball at Osmeña Park
9:00 PM Park Café- Transparency Band 1 at Rizal Park

Saturday July 11, 2015

8:00 AM Football Festival at TNHS Ball Field (OPAO)
9:00 PM Street Party with Live Band ar Rizal Park

Sunday July 12, 2015

8:00 AM Football Festival at TNHS Ball Field (OPAO)
8:00 PM LST Grand Finals at Osmeña Park

Monday July 13, 2015

8:00 AM Diskwento Caravan at Osmeña Park

Tuesday July 14, 2015

8:00 AM Diskwento Caravan at Osmeña Park
1:00 PM Well Baby Breast Feeding and Cooking Contest at Osmeña Park

Wednesday July 15, 2015

8:00 AM Diskwento Caravan at Osmeña Park
9:00 PM Transparency Band 2 at Rizal Park
10:00 PM Final Balloting of Little Mr. & Miss Tanjay 2015 and Matron Queen Tanjay 2015 at Rizal Park

Thursday July 16, 2015

2:00 PM Dakpanay sa Baboy ( pig catching) at Osmeña Park
5:15 PM 1st Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
6:00 PM Hip Hop Competition at Osmeña Park

Friday July 17, 2015

5:15 PM 2nd Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
9:00 PM Battle of the Acoustics at Rizal Park

Saturday July 18, 2015

8:00 AM Drag Race at Rizal Park
8:00 AM Dog Show at Osmeña Park
5:15 PM 3rd Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
8:00 PM Proclamation & Coronation of Little Mr. & Miss Tanjay 2015 at Osmeña Park
9:00 PM Park Café – Transparency Band 1 at Rizal Park
9:00 PM Street Party with Live Band at the Rizal Street

Sunday July 19, 2015

8:00 AM TCMBC 4th Mayor’s Cup Cycling Competition at Crossing Novallas Palanas
8:00 AM Motocross at Motorpool, San Jose
5:15 PM 4th Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
7:00 PM Acrobatic Entertainment Show at Osmeña Park

Monday July 20, 2015

8:00 AM Larong Pinoy (Filipino Games) at Osmeña Park
5:15 PM 5th Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
8:00 PM Dance Sport Competition and Ballroom Dancing at Osmeña Park

Tuesday July 21, 2015

5:00 PM 6th Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
8:00 PM Proclamation & Coronation of Matron Queen 2015 at Osmeña Park

Wednesday July 22, 2015

6:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sinulog sa Tanjay Blocking at Osmeña Park6
6:00 PM – 12:00 MD Technical Rehearsal Miss Tanjay 2015 at Osmeña Park
5:15 PM 7th Novena Mass

Thursday July 23, 2015

2:00 PM Civic Parade at the City Streets
5:15 PM 8th Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
8:00 PM Selection & Coronation Night of Miss Tanjay 2015 at Osmeña Park

Friday July 24, 2015

6:00 AM 9th Novena Mass at Saint James the Greater Parish
7:00 PM Procession of the Image of Saint James The Greater at the City Streets
8:00 AM Sinulog sa Tanjay Showdown at Osmeña Park
1:00PM Sinulog Street Dancing at the City Streets
1:00 PM Horse Show at Diaz College Grounds
9:00 PM Park Café Transparency Band 1 at Rizal Park

Saturday July 25, 2015

10:00 AM Concelebrated High Mass in Honor of Saint James the Greater at Saint James the Greater Parish
12:00 Noon Sinulog sa Tanjay Exhibition at Saint James the Greater Parish ( front lawn)
1:00 PM Horse Show at Diaz College Grounds
2:00 PM Talk and Text Bingo Panalo at Osmeña Park
9:00 PM Park Café Transparency Band 1 at Rizal Park
9:00 PM SMART Night with Live Band at Rizal Park

Monday July 27, 2015

8:00 AM Sponsored by DepEd Culmination & Awarding Ceremony 2015 at City Hall Flag Pole
Fiesta Celebration
7:00 PM Invitational Basketball at Osmña Park

Tuesday July 28, 2015

7:00 PM Invitational Basketball at Osmña Park

Wednesday July 29, 2015

9:00 PM Transparency Band 2 at Rizal Park

Thursday July 30, 2015

8:00 AM City –Wide DepEd Based Nutrition Contest at Osmeña Park
4:00 PM Culmination Nutrition Month Program at Osmeña Park

Friday July 31, 2015

9:00 PM Park Café Transparency Band1 at Rizal Park

Happy Fiesta 2015 – Tanjay City

Negros Island Region

NIR – Transitional Regional Offices Announced

Negros Island Region

The Technical Working Group (TWG) for Region 18 – better known as Negros Island Region (NIR) – met on Friday, June 19 in Quezon to divide the regional transition offices. The meeting was presided by DILG Secretary Mar Roxas at the Department of Interior and Local Government office in Quezon City. The meeting was attended by delegations of Negros Oriental with by Governor Roel Degamo leading it, and a delegation from Negros Occidental with Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. in the leading position.

Bacolod in Negros Occidental will be home for the following clusters of the NIR Transitional Regional Offices for the new Negros Island Region

Governance Office Cluster

  • Department of Finance
  • Commission on Audit
  • DILG (local governments)
  • National Economic Development Authority
  • Department of Budget and Management
  • Commission of Elections

Agriculture and Land Office Cluster

  • Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board
  • Department of Agrarian Reform
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Peace and Order/Security Office Cluster

  • Office of Civil Defense and the Department of Interior and Local Government
    • Philippine National Police,
    • Bureau of Fire Protection
    • Bureau of Jail Management and Penology
  • Department of Justice and its attached agencies.
    • National Bureau of Investigation,
    • Parole and Probation,
    • Prosecutors, etc
  • Department of National Defense


Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental will be home for the following clusters of the Transitional Regional Offices for the new Negros Island Region

Infrastructure Office Cluster

  • Department of Transportation and Communication (and attached agencies)
  • National Telecommunications Commission
  • Franchising Regulatory Board
  • Department of Public Works and Highways,
  • Maritime Industry Authority
  • Land Transportation Office

Human Development Office Cluster

  • Commission on Higher Education
  • Philippine Statistics Authority
  • Civil Service Commission
  • Professional Regulation Commission
  • Technical Education and Skills Development Authority
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Social Welfare and Development
  • Department of Health

Industry and Labor Office Cluster

  • Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Department of Labor and Employment
  • Department of Trade and Industry
  • Department of Tourism
  • Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Department of Science and Technology

Operation of the NIR transitional offices

The NIR transitional offices will be manned (and of course “womenned”) with budget and staff taken from the regional offices of the Central and Western Visayas, where Negros Oriental and Occidental belonged to.

The plan of Roxas targets the 1st of October 2015 to have the transitional Negros Island Region offices partially and on January 1st, 2016 fully operational.