March 4 to 8
The 20th founding anniversary of Compostela Valley province is celebrated during the Bulawan (meaning “gold”) Festival. This year’s festival theme is “Growing Green for Good Governance.” Among the festivities are business and investment conference, beauty pageant, concert, fun run.
March 6 to 10
Locals give thanks for a good harvest during the Kamayadan Festival in the town of Norala in South Cotabato province. “Mayad” is derived from the Ilonggo term, which means “good.” Activities include a civic-military parade, zumba party, music competition, employees night and a boxing tournament.