Host: Culture Philippines of Ontario

Theme: “Panagbënga Festival” (Blooming Flowers Festival)

Panagbënga Festival is a month-long annual flower festival occurring in the city of Baguio. The term is of Malayo-Polynesian origin, meaning “season of blooming”. The festival, held during the month of February, includes floats that are covered mostly with flowers; street dancing presented by dancers clad in flower-inspired costumes, which are inspired by the Bendian, an Ibaloi dance of celebration that came from the Cordillera (Mountain) region of the Philippines.



Experience our heritage and history through traditional and cultural dance performances.

2017 Entertainment Schedules
Philippines-Entertainment Schedule 2017



Enjoy the many tasty Filipino dishes and delicacies served by people known for their hospitality.
As part of the toonie taste the Phillipines Pavilion is offering: Rice/Noodles with Shanghai roll and menudo/afritada, 3pcs shanghai and empanadita, palabok and 1 piece puto or assorted kakanin, puto/kutsinta, siomai, siopao, puto bumbong/palitaw

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Mike Salazer

Den Usta


Hershey Centre Community Rink 4
5500 Rose Cherry Place (North of Matheson, one traffic light east of Kennedy)

Free Shuttle Bus stops at this Pavilion.

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