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Festivals in Philippines (with description)

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Festival Name Description
New Year's Day: Celebrated with great vigour and plenty of fireworks.
Black Nazarene Procession: Falls on 9 January.
The largest procession in the country, carries a life-size, blackwood statue of Jesus through the streets of Quiapo.
The Filipino version of Mardi Gras is the three-day
Ati-Atihan: Celebrated in Kalibo on Panay in the third week in January.
3 day celebration.
The Filipino version of Mardi Gras.
Good Friday: Must visit : San Fernando and Antipolo, near Manila.
Flores de Mayo: Falls in May.
Held in honour of the Virgin Mary.
Must see : processions at major cities.
Independence Day: Celebrated on 12 June with military parades.