KALIBO ATI-ATIHAN SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES 2017

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KALIBO ATI-ATIHAN SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES 2017

Kalibo Ati-atihan is one of the most joyful Mardi Gras celebration in the Philippines.  Events very typical of Kalibo Ati-Atihan include traditional dances, vibrant music as well as an array of colorful costumes.

One of the most interesting features of this festival is that it attracts both devout locals and non-religious folks, making it an open celebration for visitors who would like to immerse in Filipino culture.  For tourists visiting Boracay the Kalibo Ati-atihan is a good Segway of your vacation. Here’s The Kalibo Ati-atihan Schedule of Activities 2017.

By Bernardo “Berniemack” Arellano III (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

KALIBO ATI-ATIHAN SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES 2017

Monday, January 9,2017 – 2 PM

Parade ,Aklan Festival Showdown (Ecological-tourism themed costumes)

Tuesday, January 10,2017 – 2 PM
Parade of the students and teachers with a theme -Viva Sr. Sto. Nino

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 – 2PM
Parade of DepEd Students – “Sinaot sa Calle” (street dancing)

Thursday ,January 12, 2017 – 8AM and 2 PM
Parade of DepEd Teachers Street Dancing “Sinot sa Kalye” ,Higante Contest (Parade of the Giants)

Friday, January 13, 2017 – 8AM- 7PM
A whole day Ati-Atihan street dancing “Sadsad Pagpasaeamat”

Saturday, January 14, 2017 (Big day) – 7 AM – 7 PM
Tribal, Balik-Ati & Modern and Individual Ati-Atihan Contest
Car Show and Street Party

Sunday, January 15, 2017 (Last day)
Feast Day of Sto.Nino Pilgrims Mass (7 AM)
Religious Procession (Main Parade) (3 PM)
Photo Contest Open to all Professional and Amateur Photographers

All week long (daily)
Party at Magsaysay Park (every night)
Food Festival at Pastrana Par (9:00 AM-12:00MN)
Magsaysay Park Food Festival & Party  @ Magsaysay Park (6PM-1: AM)
Ati-Atihan Bazaar @ Veterans Avenue(8:00AM -1:00AM)
Kalibo Ati-Atihan Trade Fair 2016 @ Kalibo Plaza Trade Hall

HOW TO GET TO KALIBO, AKLAN

Kalibo, Aklan is the getway to the famous Boracay Beach. It has an International Airport and considered as one of the busiest airport in the country

GETTING AROUND
Kalibo to Caticlan (Boracay port)

Tour buses are available as you arrive at the Kalibo airport and travel directly to Caticlan (the gateway to Boracay Island). The fare from Kalibo to Caticlan is approximately PhP 200/person. These buses usually adjust to the schedules of the place arrivals to cater the guests arriving.

Vans are also availbale to transport guests to Caticlan. The fare is approximately PhP 200/person.

Caticlan to Boracay
Boracay Island is approximately 1 km away from Caticlan.The oment you arriv at Caticlan get inside the Caticlan Jetty port building where you need to purchase your boat ticket. Guests need to pay: boat ticket (25 pesos), Environmental Fee ticket (75 pesos), terminal fee ticket (100 pesos).
Several boats are traveling to and from to Boracay with only few minutes interval. Boats are available early as 4:00 am up to 10: pm

ATM machines also available at Jetty port building.

 

 

 

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2 Comments:

  1. It has been ages since I first set my foot in Aklan. I’d love to go back thus January!

  2. What a great lineup of events! The half month of January are all covered and I’m sure there will be lots of fun in the activities and shows. 🙂

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