The Philippine Centennial Celebration
    Events and Activities Calendar





October 1998

DATE EVENT DESCRIPTION VENUE AGENCY
1st Week Orchids Festival An activity which displays the variety of orchids propagated by residents Tanjay, Negros Oriental DOT
8 101st Anniversary of Emilio Jacinto's "La Patria" Exhibit to be finalized PCC
12 Centennial Anniversary of the Battle of Batangas Re-enactment/ Program of activities Batangas PCC, LGU
15 (ten.) 1998 International Hotel and Restaurant Association (IHRA) Annual Congress IHRA will be attended by some 500 industry professionals from all over the world to discuss the important issues affecting the industry Manila DOT
Oct. Ifugao Rice Terraces Heritage tours A tourism feature on the wonder of the Rice terraces and their famous harvest festival Banaue, Mayugao Batad, Hungduan, Kiangan DOT
  Roundtable Discussions on Women and Communications as stated St. Paul's College, Manila PCC-WS, NGOs, GOs, Academe
22 Anniversary of the Establishment of the Revolutionary Committee Symposium (lecture, open forum) to be finalized PCC



November 1998

DATE EVENT DESCRIPTION VENUE AGENCY
2 101st Anniversary of the Biak na Bato Republic Re-enactment/Program of activities Bulacan PCC, LGU
3 to 9 Pilipinas '98 - Philippine Centennial International Philatelic Exhibition Local exhibit of Centennial stamps Megatrade Hall I, Manila PCC, Philpost, PPF
8 to 15 1998 International Choral Festival A week-long choral music festival featuring top local and international choral groups CCP Complex and selected areas in the region CCP, PCC
2nd Week Symposium on Philippine Libraries and the Centennial In line with the celebration of the Libraries and Information services month to be finalized PCC, NHI
3rd Week Library Tour of Street children focusing on the Revolution A tour designated to expose street children to library services As stated PCC
17 Centennial Human Chain - KAMPANA 3 million Filipinos shall form the Centennial Human Chain from Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte to Saranggani, South Cotabato which will pass through historical sites/landmarks Ilocos Norte to South Cotabato PCC, National Social Action Council
17 Centennial Anniversary of the Cry of Sta. Barbara Parade/Cultural Show/ Program of activities Sta. Barbara, Iloilo PCC, LGU
30 136th Birth Anniversary of Andres Bonifacio Wreathlaying /Program of Activities Andres Bonifacio Shrine, Mehan Garden, Manila PCC, LGU
Nov. Roundtable Discussions on Science and Technology As stated DOST Building, Taguig PCC-WS, NGOs, GOs, Academe



December 1998

DATE EVENT DESCRIPTION VENUE AGENCY
8 to 12 International Conference on the Role of Women in Philippine History and Nation Building As stated Manila Midtown Ramada Hotel, Ermita, Manila PCC-WS, NGOs, GOs, Academe
14 101st Anniversary of the Truce of Biak na Bato Symposium/Program of Activities Bulacan PCC
15 123rd Birth Anniversary of Emilio Jacinto Symposium to be finalized PCC
17 172nd Birth Anniversary of Graciano Lopez-Jaena Symposium (lecture, open forum) to be finalized PCC
30 102nd Anniversary of the Martyrdom of Dr. Jose Rizal National commemoration of the death of Dr. Jose Rizal / Wreathlaying ceremonies Calamba, Laguna PCC, NHI, LGU
Dec. Philippine International Theatre Festival and Conference A week-long drama festival featuring leading local and selected international companies. A conference to be attended by theatre experts worldwide CCP Complex CCP, PCC
Dec. Rizal Day Centennial Cycling Extravaganza A one-day cycling tour beginning and ending at the Quirino Grandstand Quirino Grandstand PCC





January 1999

DATE EVENT DESCRIPTION VENUE AGENCY
23 Centenary of the Malolos Congress Re-enactment/Commemorative activities Malolos, Bulacan PCC



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