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‘Raniag’ fest kicks off Wednesday

By FREDDIE G. LAZARO
October 25, 2011, 6:03pm

VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur, Philippines — All is set for the celebration of the weeklong “Raniag Twilight Festival” here which will run from Wednesday until All Saints’ Day on November 1, Mayor Eva Marie Singson Medina said.

“This year’s celebration of ‘Raniag Twilight Festival 2011’ has more exciting events because it will be participated by the residents and officials from the 39 barangays of the city,” she said.

To open the festival on Wednesday, Medina told that a “candle floaters” activity will be held in evening at the Vigan River Cruise Dock in Baranagay Beddeng Laud, Vigan City followed by the “acoustic competition” at the Celedonia Garden.

The other highlights of the festival are the following: VPH Halloween and costume party at Vigan Plaza Hotel (Thursday); Search for Miss Silka Ilocandia 2011 and flight of sky lanterns (Friday evening); Trick or Treat and Raniag Street Dancing Competition (Saturday); Raniag Electric Street parade and free concert at the Plaza (Sunday); Café Leona Halloween Concert (Monday) and Embassit band presentation (Tuesday).

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