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

North Ethiopia: History, Trekking and Danakil Depression Tour

16-18  days Ethiopia
  • Boat ride
  • Trekking
  • Siemen Mountains
  • Lalibela
  • Lake Tana
  • Gondar
  • Axum
  • Monasteries
  • Cultural travel
  • Lakes
  • Blue Nile Gorge
  • Archeology
  • Danakil Depression

Bale Mountains Trekking and Abiata-Shalla Wildlife Tour

8  days Ethiopia
  • Wildlife
  • Birdwatching
  • Trekking
  • Bale Mountains
  • Lakes
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  • Shashemene
  • Great Rift Valley

Location

Bacolod
Philippines
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