Tacloban Fiesta Fever 2009
It’s fiesta season once again for Tacloban City!
Although nothing much has changed compared to the frenzy of last year’s fiesta preparations, the mood has begun to set in amidst a backdrop of political undercurrents and bickerings and somehow managed to pick up the momentum of the otherwise laid back lifestyle in sleepy Tacloban.
And, yes, the opening of Eastern Visayas’ first-ever “real” mall no doubt has helped a lot in this noticeable mood change.
Fiesta venues for nightly concerts and cultural events are still spread at the three major points – at the Tacloban Convention Centre or Astrodome Grounds, the Balyuan Park along Magsaysay Ave., and at the RTR Plaza dubbed as the Pintados Kasadyaan Festival Park.
We were at the opening of this year’s Pintados Kasadyaan Festival Park last Wednesday, June 10, 2009…
View more photos: http://callezaragosa.com/PintadosKasadyaanParkLRGallery/index.html
View slideshow: http://gerryruiz.callezaragosa.com/p667194481/slideshow