Category Archives: festival

Baste Duterte endorses Maguindanao products during ‘inaul’ festival

BULUAN, Maguindanao (MindaNews / 13 Feb) – Presidential son Baste Duterte is pushing for Mindanao products, including Maguindanao’s “inaul,” a hand-woven fabric with intricate design that has been around for centuries. Speaking on Monday as guest of honor at the cooking show during the Second Inaul Festival, the young Duterte urged Filipinos to be proud […]

BIMP-EAGA culture and arts festival opens Wednesday in GenSan

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 19 Sept) – The diverse and rich culture, heritage and artistry of peoples within the Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines-East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) will take the centerstage in a five-day grand culture and arts festival that will open here on Wednesday. Adelina Suemith, acting executive director of the National Commission […]

BIMP-EAGA artists to gather in GenSan for festival

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 17 Aug) – Hundreds of artists and cultural performers from the Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines-East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) will gather here next month for the sub-region’s first-ever grand “festival of festivals.” Dubbed “Budayaw: The BIMP-EAGA Festival of Culture and the Arts,” the event will mainly showcase the rich culture, […]

Inaul Festival

A weaver works on an “inaul,” the traditional Maguindanao handwoven fabric, in the municipality of Buluan Thursday (9 Feb 2016) as the province celebrates the First Inaul Festival. MindaNews photo by Ferdinandh Cabrera | Read story