Bambanti Pageant is Again: This 12 months Highlights “ISABELA KONG MAHAL”
The Bambanti Pageant is again this 2018. For this yr, the pageant’s theme is “ISABELA KONG MAHAL” (Isabela, My Beloved Land) which portrays Isabeleños’ burning love for his or her motherland by exhibiting them via completely different ideas and pictures. The Bambanti Pageant is a third-time winner of the Aliw Awards. It introduced house the title of Greatest Pageant Practices and Efficiency for 2015 to 2017.
The week-long pageant will likely be spearheaded by the Provincial Authorities of Isabela and will likely be celebrated from January 22 to 27, 2018. The pageant facilities the province’s wealthy cultural heritage, the pliability of individuals, and the indigenous world-class life-style, merchandise, and cuisines that are the delight of the place.
With the “ISABELA KONG MAHAL” theme, Isabeleños’ will showcase their robust dedication to their beloved land plus the excellent advantage of onerous work, exhibiting proudly to everybody how the household inherited traits contribute to the quick development of the financial and socio-cultural improvement of the province.
Isabeleños take into account “bambanti” or the Ilocano phrase for scarecrow as safety regardless of the widespread data that it wakes up concern in folks. These bambanti are created with colourful straws and grasses wrapped in farmer’s clothes. It’s thought-about because the icon and the mascot of the pageant.
With the success of the pageant final yr, the theme “ISABELA KONG MAHAL” (Isabela for the World) focuses on Isabeleños’ common love for mankind via performances, reveals, and competitions, with the city of Roxas hailing as the general Bambanti Grand Winner.
The Provincial Authorities of Isabela has additionally ready one other spectacular array of pageant fare that visitors and locals can look ahead to. Among the many anticipated lineup of actions embrace the Bambanti Road Dance and Showdown Competitors, Large Bambanti Showcase, Musical Road Performances, Isabela’s Grasp Kusinero Cooking Contest, and the Seek for Bambanti Pageant King and Queen.
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