July 22, 2024

This year’s Sabsabong ti Mayo will feature floral-gastro fiesta.

From May 6 to June 4, floral sculptures, food trucks, local cuisine, and cultural performances will be on display and sold at the Rose Garden, Burnham Park.

Mayor Benjamin Magalong issued Executive Order 47, s. 2023, declaring the period from May 6 to June 4 as the Sabsabong ti Mayo 2023: Floral Gastro Fiesta.

Soft-opening will be on May 5, while the opening program and judging of entries for the floral sculpture competition will be on May 6 at 2 p.m. followed by an acoustic and folk concert at 3 p.m.

Other activities are Globe Day on May 13; cosplay competition on May 20; and the Cor De Mayo (Cordilleran May Festival) by the University of the Cordilleras on May 27.

The event is in line with the declaration of Baguio City as a creative city in the field of crafts and folk arts. – Jessa Mardy P. Samidan