Iloilo Dinagyang Festival 2012 Schedule

Iloilo City is once again busy this January 2012 for the upcoming Dinagyang Festival.

Dinagyang is an annual religious and cultural event mainly centered on the devotion to the Child Jesus or the Santo Nino. Every year, men and women would paint themselves in dark brown immitating the dark skin color of the natives or the Ati. They would then go out in the streets to dance to the hypnotic beating of the drums.

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