The Provincial Youth and Sports Development Office led the opening ceremony of the PGC Inter-Department Sportsfest 2019 held at the Provincial Gymnasium in Trece Martires City, Cavite on September 26. Teams from different offices of the provincial government assembled at the Capitol Grounds and paraded around the provincial capitol compound. The program proper at the provincial gymnasium started with the acknowledgment of the participants by Mr. Jay-R B. Rodil, Tournament Director. Mr. Rodel Vincent T. Bae, Head of PYSDO, delivered his welcome message stressing the importance of sportsmanship and teamwork in a game. Fourth District Board Member Jun dela Cuesta also shared his inspirational message and words of encouragement. Mr. John Paul Cania, MVP from the General Services Office led the Oath of Sportsmanship of the athletes from the different teams. It was followed by the introduction of sports coordinators, team captains and muses. Referees Henry Diego and Ferdinand Cordero led the Sports Clinic for Basketball and Volleyball.

Basketball game as well as volleyball game for men and women division were also held on the same day.