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Higalaay Festival 2017 - Come and Enjoy Kagay-anon's Distinct Brand of Fun!

Cagayan de Oro's annual fiesta celebration, popularly known as Higalaay Festival is here! It's a week-long festivity filled with a series of colorful, culturally-rich and fun-filled core events that culminate on the 28th of August , the feast day of the city's patron saint, St. Augustine.  The Core Events for this year’s festivities are as follows: Higalaay Garden Show and Agri Fair (August 1-31) – Gaston Park Mindanao Fashion Summit (August 3-5) – Limketkai Atrium Cowboy Festival: The Annual Cagayan de Oro Horse Show (August 18-20) – Uptown CDO Kahimunan Regional Trade Fair (August 18-29) Kagay-an Festival Marathon (3 AM August 20) – Centrio Mall  Carnival Street Dance Competition (4 PM August 20) – Divisoria Higalaay Festival Sale (August 21-31) – All malls Miss Cagayan de Oro 2017 Coronation Night (7 PM August 26) – Limketkai Atrium Higalaay Street Festival (August 26) - CDO Bar Higalaay Street Parade and Floats (7 AM August 27) – Velez

Higalaay 2016: Cagayan de Oro Fiesta Schedule of Activities

The month of August is coming and it's an exciting time for Higalaay 2016! It's rich, colorful, and fun! so be sure to check it out and witness these exciting event!  Here's the complete List of Higalaay 2016's Cagayan de Oro Fiesta Schedule of Activities:      HIGALAAY GARDEN SHOW, Duaw Kagay-an Park  (August 1 -31, 2016) HIGALAAY AGRI FAIR,  Gaston Park (August 1 -31, 2016)  MINDANAO FASHION SUMMIT, Rotunda Limketkai Center (August 4-6, 2016)  MISS CAGAYAN DE ORO CORONATION NIGHT, The Atrium Limketkai Center (August 13, 2016)  KUMBIRA, The Atrium Limketkai Center (August 17-19, 2016)  KAHIMUNAN TRADE FAIR, Entrance 3 SM City (August 19-28)  COWBOY FESTIVAL:THE ANNUAL CDO HORSE SHOW, P.N. Roa Property, Upper Carmen CDO (August 20-21, 2016)  KAGAY-AN FESTIVAL MARATHON, Centrio Mall (Start & Finish, 3:00 AM) (August 20, 2016)  CAGAYAN DE ORO CARNIVAL PARADE, Luna-Velez to DV Soria, 4:00 PM (August 20, 2016)

Kumbira 2015 - A Culinary Show & Live Competitions

I felt nostalgic when I covered the event of Kumbira today. I remembered my HRM college days in Liceo de Cagayan University. After 14 years, I was able to witness it again. Whoa! This event is indeed the longest-running annual culinary arts show and competition where it showcases the culinary skills and talents of both professional Chefs and students.   Creative Cake Decorating more of Creative Cake Decorating  Kumbira an annual culinary festival which is the flagship project of the Cagayan de Oro Hotel and Restaurant Association or COHARA. This event aims to showcase the best culinary creations while incorporating the latest culinary trends.  Plated Dessert Artistic Bread Showpiece  It also aims to promote healthy competition and camaraderie among the different hotels and restaurants, schools, as well as to elevate the standards of the culinary industry in the Region.  Flair Bartending Tandem  Umami Culinary Challenge It recognizes and sho