Digital savvy devotees for the upcoming Sinulog Festival can now easily move around Cebu’s grandest celebration with the help of a mobile app. Designed to attract the younger generation, you…
SkyCable, the country’s leading cable TV service provider, in partnership with the Sinulog foundation for the past 18 years, has been covering events and activities come the Sinulog Festival. And this year, Sky Cable is bringing Sinulog to the homes of Cebuanos in HD. This is the first time a local festival will be broadcasted not just in full HD, but also LIVE. More details after the break!
We got a word from Sky Cable’s Digital Marketing division about some activities the cable TV service provider is covering this week during the grand festival celebration for the beloved Sto Nino. Some of them includes: Sinulog sa Kabataan (held January 11 to 12), Sinulog Festival Queen (January 17) and the Sinulog Grand Parade happening on January 19. There will also be Sky Events during the Sinulog Week, such as the Sky Life concert happening today, January 15 8PM at the Fuente Osmena Circle featuring the “Gayuma” singer/rapper Abra and PGT Alum Jovit Baldivino together with the Fusion Extreme band, and the SKY Life Dance showdown on January 16 9PM, still at the Fuente Osmena Circle. (more…)
Today is the Sinulog Festival here in Cebu City. Sinulog is one of the biggest festivals in the Philippines celebrated on the third Sunday of January every year. Quoting Wikipedia, Sinulog Festival “commemorates the “pagan” origin of the Cebuano people and their acceptance of the Roman Catholicism.”
CTB is a truly-blooded Cebuano and I must say that it’s really a different atmosphere when you’re watching the event live. And I believe some of CTB readers here, particularly those from Cebu and the Philippines, also thought the same. (more…)