Sinulog Pageant 2017 Schedule of Actions
The Sinulog Pageant 2017 of Cebu is a week-long celebration of spiritual and cultural significance. It commemorates the primary Christian baptism within the Philippines in 1521 throughout Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition. As a baptismal reward to Hara Amihan, the spouse of the Cebu chieftain, Magellan gave a picture of the Santo Niño or the Youngster Jesus. The expedition left Cebu a number of days later after Magellan died in a battle in neighboring Mactan Island.
The identical picture was discovered by one other Spanish expedition 44 years later. Thought of miraculous, the picture is housed on the Minor Basilica of the Youngster Jesus in Cebu Metropolis. It’s the middle of the Sinulog Pageant held yearly each third Sunday of January. In 2017, the date falls on January 15.
Begin of the Sinulog 2017 Celebration, January 5
The Sinulog Pageant 2017 formally begins at daybreak of January 5, 2017, with a Stroll with Jesus from Fuente Osmeña to the Basilica del Santo Niño. This will probably be adopted by the Hermano y Hermana Mayores of 2017. They’re the titular head of the celebration.
Sinulog 2017 Official Opening and Launch, January 6
A Sinulog Commerce Truthful will begin on January 6, at SM Metropolis Cebu below the auspices of the DTI. Within the afternoon, a solemn mass will probably be held on the Basilica del Santo Niño, adopted by the launching parade. The day’s occasion is capped by an Opening and Launching Program at Fuente Osmeña.
Sinulog sa Kabataan and concert events, January 7-10
The festivities for the weekend of January 7 and eight revolve across the “Sinulog sa Kabataan sa Lalawigan” and “Sinulog sa Kabataan sa Dakbayan”, respectively. Actions embrace the Ms. Cebu Pre-Pageant night time, the Cebu Metropolis 2017 Marathon, and celebration band concert events at Fuente Osmeña. The concert events proceed on the evenings of January 9, 10 and 11.
Miss Cebu Coronation Night time and Balikbayan Welcome, January 11 and 12
January 11 marks the beginning of the Airport Welcome for Balikbayan Flight. On this present day, the Miss Cebu Coronation Night time may also be held on the Waterfront Cebu Metropolis Lodge. On the identical time, the Sinulog Idol will probably be held on the Fuente Osmeña Circle.
The Airport Welcome for the Balikbayan flight continues the following day, January 12. Within the night, there will probably be a Balik Cebu Welcome Celebration to be held at Ayala Heart Cebu.
Friday, January 13 Begin of the weekend actions
Friday morning, January 13, there will probably be a Stroll With Mary at daybreak. This will probably be from Fuente Osmeña to Sto. Niño. Whereas the Sinulog Dance Crew Finals and Sinulog Pageant Queen 2017 Coronation will probably be held within the night on the Cebu Sports activities Heart.
Saturday, January 14, 2017
The day begins with a Fluvial Procession of the Miraculous Picture of the Sto. Niño. This will probably be adopted by the re-enactment of the baptism of Rajah Humabon and Queen Juana on the Basilica del Santo Niño. Within the afternoon, there would be the Solemn Procession of the Miraculous Picture of Sto. Niño. The Sinulog 2017 fireworks Competitors will probably be held within the night.
Sinulog 2017 Grand Parade, January 15
The much-awaited Sinulog Grand Parade begins off at 9:00 o’clock within the morning, after the early morning Mañanita Mass, the Pontifical Mass on the Basilica del Santo Niño and the Holy Mass on the Cebu Metropolis Sports activities Heart. Within the night there would be the Grand Finale and Fireworks show on the Cebu Metropolis Sports activities Heart, a Pyrospectacular Present at SM Metropolis Cebu, capped by a Sinulog Fireworks at midnight. Over on the Fuente Osmeña Circle, the Sinulog DJ Mixing Finals Night time will begin at 9:00 PM and final till the early hours of Monday morning.