Philippine Festivals
(Module Content)

Introduction

January
Bagong Taon (New Year)
Araw ng Tatlong Hari (Feast of the Three Kings)
Ati-Atihan
Feast of the Black Nazarene

February
Feast of Our Lady of Candelaria
Kaamulan Festival
Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes
Other Celebrations

March
Bangkero Festival

March/April
Lent/Holy Week
(Cuaresma or Semana Santa)


April
Bataan Day
Jeepney King Festival
Other Celebrations

May
Araw ng Mangagawa (Labor Day)
Flores de Mayo
Santacruzan
Feast of San Isidro Labrador
Carabao Festival
Pahiyas
Mayohan sa Tayabas
Obando Fertility Rites
Sunduan Festival

June
Independence Day
Birthday of Dr. Jose Rizal
Manila Day
Feast of St. John the Baptist
Parada ng Lechon
Apung Iru River Festival

July
Pagoda sa Wawa Festival
Kinabayo Festival

August
Higantes
Kalibongan Festival

September
Penafrancia Festival
Lem-lunay

October
Zamboanga La Hermosa Festival
La Naval
Masskara Festival
Lanzones Festival

November
All Saints' Day
Bonifacio Day

December
Giant Lantern Festival
Binirayan
Pasko (Christmas)

Mindanao
Other Festivals


References

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