Davao City is the land of the magnificent Philippines Eagles and tasty Durian. KADAYAWAN is a celebration of life and thanksgiving for the abundant gifts of nature and peaceful living. It derives from the pleasant Dabawenyo greeting, " Madayaw". Davao means good, precious, and beautiful.
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Several events are lined up which is usually held every third week of August . This year the Festival Highlights are as follows:
August 16 (Saturday) - Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan (Street Dancing Competition)
August 17 (Sunday) - Pamulak sa Kadalanan (Floral Float Competition)
Floral Float Parade - Thousands of colorful flowers are formed into different shapes that the creator prefers. Aside from the fresh flowers, they include also fresh fruits. This is the most-watched even in the annual festival.
Indak-Indak sa Kadalalan - A street dance competition participated in different schools, communities, and organization in their colorful tribal costumes and jewels.
Hiyas sa Kadayawan - A beauty pageant that showcase the fabulously gorgeous ladies of the different tribes of Davao.
Experience the fun and colors of Davao! If you are planning to come to this event, book for your ticket now. Duaw ug Duyog!
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