2012 PASALAMAT FESTIVAL SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES
Pasalamat Festival in La Carlota City, Negros Occidental, Philippines is based on the tradition of giving thanks after a bountiful harvest by the ancient of Buglas. The city takes on a festive atmosphere during the weeklong celebration, which culminates with a Mardi Gras like parade of floats and caricatures. Dancers flirtatiously move to the rhythm created by the drumbeaters using carabao leather drums and percussion instruments made out of indigenous materials.
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PASALAMAT 2012 SCHEDULE
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