Tinagba Festival

Iriga City, Camarines Sur
February 11

The Tinagba Festival, which coincides with the feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes, showcases the tradition of offering the first harvest to God. Tinagba means “first harvest offering.” The fiesta features a long parade of colorfully decorated carabao-drawn carts carrying newly harvested crops and fruits, and revelers who dance around the city wearing beautifully decorated costumes.


Photo of the Week

The spectacular presentation of the Disney-Themed Ayala Festival of Lights in Makati City

Visitors tour the Osmeña Room of the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace, Manila

Donate your article, news, poetry, photos or anything about the Philippines!

For Questions and Comments send us an email.

World Connections