The Philippine Centennial Celebration
    Events and Activities Calendar





July 1998

DATE EVENT DESCRIPTION VENUE AGENCY
July to Dec. Concert at the Park series Performances that will feature outstanding local musicians. to be finalized LGUs, DILG
July Philippine Shopping Festival Showcase of the latest products and services in the market to local and foreign tourists and shoppers. Manila and Cebu City DOT, Philippine Retailers Association
July Roundtable Discussions on Women's Health and Sexuality As stated UP Manila PCC-WS, NGOs, GOs, Academe
3 106th Anniv. of the Founding of the La Liga Filipina Symposium to be finalized DECS, PCC
7 106th Anniversary of the Founding of the Katipunan Symposium (lecture, open forum) to be finalized DECS, PCC
23 134th Birth Anniversary of Apolinario Mabini Symposium and exhibit to be finalized DECS, PCC
23 Centennial Film Festival The Film Festival will be open to all producers/makers. Entries must depict the Philippines' historical events that led to its Independence. Parade of Floats Manila LGUs, PCC, DILG



August 1998

DATE EVENT DESCRIPTION VENUE AGENCY
3 to 9 Philippine International Dance Festival and Conference "Revolution in Dance, Dance in Revolution" The festival will feature some of the top dance companies in the Asia-Pacific region CCP Complex CCP
3 96th Anniversary of the Aglipayan Church Symposium (lecture, open forum) to be finalized DECS
Week of Aug. 17 Kadayawan sa Dabaw A celebration of bountiful harvest of fruits and orchids during the season. Activities include fruit & flower show, trade fair, tribal float flower parade and search for B'yaneng na Kadayawan Davao City DOT
Aug. Malasag Garden Tribal Festival A festival that will dovetail the "exotic Mindanao" campaign which seeks to promote the rich natural resources and colorful tribes of the region Cagayan de Oro DOT
  Colloquim Series on the "Local Governance for the 21st Century" A national conference to be participated by local government executives whose speakers include model LCEs representing the provinces, cities, towns and barangays to be finalized LGUs, DILG, PCC
19 Discussions on Population, Marriage and Family As stated De La Salle University, Manila PCC-WS, NGOs, GOs, Academe
23 102nd Anniversary of Pugad Lawin/Outbreak of the Philippine revolution Wreathlaying and program of activities Quezon City LGU, PCC
28 to 30 International Conference on the Centenary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence A conference to be attended by Filipino, Asian and other foreign scholars and delegates to be finalized DECS, PCC
29 Anniversary of the Battle of Manila and Pinaglabanan Re-enactment and program of activites San Juan PCC, LGU, DILG
30 148th Birth Anniversary of Marcelo H. Del Pilar/ Opening of the CFT site in Pinaglabanan Symposium (lecture, open forum)/ Site of the first major battle of the Filipinos against colonial forces to be finalized/ Pinaglabanan, San Juan DECS, PCC, LGU, DILG
31 Araw ng mga Bayani/ Opening of the Heroes Memorial Wreathlaying and program of activities commemorating the Known and Unknown heroes of the Philippines Fort Bonifacio PCC, LGU, DND
Aug. to Dec. Lakbay - Sining: National Centennial Touring Program. A touring program of high quality Philippine Centennial productions in dance, drama, music and visual arts designed to create awareness of the Philippine Centennial in the region Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao DOT, PCC



September 1998

No activities scheduled.



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