Masskara Festival

1 Oct20 Oct(date to be confirmed)

Masskara Festival takes place here Oct. 1-20 in Bacolod City. Local and foreign visitors get a chance to enjoy 20 days of merry making, beer drinking, dining and street dancing. On the weekend nearest to 19 October, the biggest party in Bacalod is scheduled to take place. Bacalod is the capital city of the country's sugar-producing province of Bocalenos.
The term Masskara is created from two words: mass, meaning crowd, and the Spanish word cara, for face; thus the double meaning for "mask" and "many faces". It was coined by Ely Santiago, a painter, cartoonist, and cultural artist, who devoted show in his art works the many faces of Negrenses overwhelmed with various crises.
A smiling mask, which is the symbol of the fiesta was conceived by the organizers to show the happy spirit of the Negrenses despite experiencing bad

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Our itineraries

Northern Ethiopia Historic Tour

7  days Ethiopia
  • Boat ride
  • Lalibela
  • Lake Tana
  • Gondar
  • Monasteries
  • Cultural travel
  • Lakes
  • Blue Nile Gorge

Lower Omo Valley Tribes & Nature Tour

11  days Ethiopia
  • Lower Omo Valley
  • Birdwatching
  • Boat ride
  • Cultural travel
  • Tribal villages
  • Lakes
  • Abiata-Shalla NP
  • Shashemene
  • Nech Sar NP

Danakil Depression & Historical Circuit via Awash National Park Tour

18-19  days Ethiopia
  • Wildlife
  • Boat ride
  • Trekking
  • Siemen Mountains
  • Lalibela
  • Lake Tana
  • Gondar
  • Axum
  • Awash NP
  • Monasteries
  • Cultural travel
  • Lakes
  • Archeology
  • Danakil Depression

Location

Bacolod
Philippines
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