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All is set for the Philippine Grandest Fiesta, The Aliwan Fiesta 2011. Aliwan Fiesta showcases colorful festivals in the Philippines. It is scheduled on April 14-16. The highlight of the event is the Grand Parade of floats and Streetdancing competition on April 16, 2011. Participants will perform along Roxas Blvd going to Aliw Theater.

This year’s confirmed participants (in Parade Order) are:

Streetdance #1 Ibon Ebon Festival of Candaba Pampanga (Bahay Pare High School)
Float #1 Candaba Wetland Paradise
Streetdance #2 Zamboanga Hermosa Festival of Zamboanga City (Zamboanga City High School)
Float #2 Kumpit sa Kutawato – Cotabato City
Streetdance #3 Desposorio Festival of Malolos Bulacan (Sining Bulakenyo)
Float #3 Singkaban Fiesta (Bulacan)
Streetdance #4 Sosogon Festival of Sorsogon City (Sorsogon National High School and Sorsogon State College)
Float #4 Bayanan no Turogan na Sultan (Cotabato City)
Streetdance #5 Kapamagayon Festival of Sultan Mastura Maguindanao (Tapayan Central Elementary School)
Float #5 Kalilang (Maguindanao)
Streetdance #6 Calacatchara Festival of Calaca Batangas (Calacatchara Dance Group)
Float #6 Calacatchara (Calaca Batangas)
Streetdance #7 Kalimudan Festival of Esperanza Sultan Kudarat (Esperanza National High School)
Float #7 Pakaradyan sa Malapatan (Malapatan Sarangani)
Streetdance #8 Dinagyang Festival of Iloilo City (Fort San Pedro National High School)
Float #8 Kudungan (Sultan Kudarat)
Streetdance #9 Kadayawan Festival of Davao City (Jesus Soriano National high School)
Float #9 Kadayawan sa Davao
Streetdance #10 Lembuhong Festival of Surallah South Cotabato (Purok Sison Performing Arts Group)
Float #10 Usungan nu Bailabi
Streetdance #11 Halamanan Festival of Guiguinto Bulacan (Guiguinto National vocational High School)
Float #11 Sinulog Festival (Cebu City)
Streetdance #12 Padang Padang of Parang Maguindanao (Parang National High School Cultural Dance Troupe)
Float #12 Sarimanok
Streetdance #13 Panagbenga Festival of Baguio City (St. Louis University)
Float #13 Panagbenga
Streetdance #14 Kalilangan Festival of General Santos City (Indac Kabataan Performing Arts)
Float #14 Kalilangan
Streetdance #15 Boling Boling Fstival of Catanauan Quezon (Catanauan Abaruray)
Float #15 Abaruray de Catanauan
Streetdance #16 Kasadyahan Festival of Iloilo City (Tribu Pantat)
Float #16 Kasadyahan Tribu Pantat
Streetdance #17 Pakalog Festival of Santolan Pasig (Tribu Pakalog)
Float #17 Biday a Pinangasturian (Buluan Maguindanao)
Streetdance #18 Pandang Gitab Festival of Lights of Calapan City (Minscat Calapan City Campus and Baco Catholic school)
Float #18 Pandang Gitab hiyas ng Silangang Mindoro

2010 Aliwan Fiesta Grand Champion is Dinagyang Festival of Iloilo represented by Tribu Paghidaet. This year, Dinagyang Festival will be sending 2011 Dinagyang Festival Grand Champion, Tribu Pan-Ay of Fort San Pedro National High School.

Photo taken during Dinagyang Festival 2011

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