Location

City of Imus
City of Imus
Category

Date

May 24 2019 - May 28 2019

Time

All of the day

Wagayway Festival

The newest Philippine festival with a historical twist unfolded in Cavite, the country’s seat of independence. In time for the Independence Day, the town of Imus in Cavite commemorates every May 24th the victory of the Battle of Alapan that paved way to the first Philippine Republic when the Philippine Flag was first unfurled on May 28, 1898. Imus, dubbed as the country’s flag capital, celebrate the Wagayway Festival every May 24th-28th as a commencement of Kalayaan 2008.

Image Source: http://www.imus.gov.ph/historical-sites-and-cultural-events/wagayway_festival/