Mudpack Festival 2009 in Pictures

The Mudpack festival is celebrated to pay homage to mother Earth and to nurture its preservation. It is the Negrenses’ way of giving importance to the environment. Through the festival, it is hope to raise the level of awareness of the people on environmental issues. The 2009 Mudpack Festival drew in huge crowd including foreigners. […]

Organic Trade Fair Opens at Robinsons


The “Organik Market Fair” opened today at the Robinsons Place Bacolod in connection with the Celebrationof the Provincial Environment Week with the theme “Climate Change Adaptation & Mitigation Through Organic Agriculture. Organic products form the members of the Organik na Negros! Organic Producers and Retailers Association (ONOPRA) will be on display until June 24, 2009. […]

RatedX Underwear Show


It’s already rainy season but something sizzling hot is about to happen in Bacolod City. Ad Group Promotions Philippines and MMJ Ad Mark Promotions in cooperation with Casino Filipino – PAGCOR Bacolod proudly present – RATED X – a celebrity underwear fashion show featuring  Bacolod’s top models on July 18, 2009 8pm at the PAGCOR […]

5,000 Volunteered for Bacolod Human Flag

Bacolod City may have failed in bagging the biggest human flag but the 5,000 strong human flag formation is the first in the country. The organizers originally targeted 9,000 volunteers for the human flag. The Bacolod human flag was a part of the celebration of the 111th Independence Day last June 12. The volunteers were […]

2009 Mudpack Festival Schedule


2009 Mudpack Festival Schedule 20-21 June 2009 Day 1 (Saturday) Morning 6:30 – 8:00                       Hataw with Ching 8:00                                    Poster Making Competition for Kids (Start) 10:00 – 10:15                  Panawagan 10:15-10:30                    Opening Ceremony Ms. Earth Flora & Fauna Presentation 10:30 – 12:00                  Chants & Stunts Competition Drumbeating Competition Clay Body Painting Competition (Start) Mixed Media Art Competition […]

Bacolod Eyes Guinness for Biggest Human Flag


It seems the City Government of Bacolod is intent on getting into the Guiness Book of World Records. After attempting the Guinness Book of World Record for the world’s longest grill, Bacolod City will again attempt another Guinness. This time it’s for the biggest human flag for the celebration of the 111th Philippine Independence this […]

Bacolod Chicken Inasal Grill Awaiting Guinness Verdict


The highlight of the First Bacolod Chicken Inasal Festival, Bacolod City attempted to break the world record in the longest barbecue and was able to set up a 3.985-kilometer chicken barbeque grill at the North Wing Parking area of SM City-Bacolod last May 19.  Current holder of the record is the Municipality of Santo Tomas, […]

Sandra Seifert Crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2009


Sandra Seifert of Negros Occidental was crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2009 in the Coronation Night held at The Arena in San Juan City last night besting 49 candidates. It was a double victory, since another Negros Occidental candidate, Adie Adelantar of Victorias City was crowned Miss Eco-Tourism. It was a heart-warming moment when Seifert and […]

Three Negros Occidental Candidates in Ms. Philippines Earth Pageant


Three Negros Occidental beauties are vying for the 2009 Ms. Philippines-Earth title.  Ms. Jan Maricris Vega of Bacolod City, Ms. Adie Adelantar of Victorias City, and Ms. Sandra Seifert representing Negros Occidental are all competing for the 9th Annual Ms. Philippines-Earth. The people of Negros Occidental are all excited to watch the Coronation Night on […]