BACOLOD CITY’S BACOLAODIAT FESTIVAL

One of the newest, most colorful and getting bigger

each year festival in Bacolod is the Bacolaodiat Festival which is being celebrated as a way to celebrate the Chinese New Year.

Activities this year includes: Dazzling Grand Parade,Lantern Parade, , Street Dancing Competition, Symphony of Lights and Sparks , and the Chopstick Alley that showcases both Filipino and Chinese Food.

The word Bacolaodiat was derived from the words Bacolod and Lao diat which is a Fookien word for Sinadya (Ilonggo) meaning, big celebration.

 

 

 

 

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