Events: Marañon, Alvarez to Grace Pasalamat 2012 Festival Opening Today
Governor Alfredo G. Marañon Jr. and Vice-Governor Genaro "Lim-ao" Alvarez Jr. will be the guests of honor and speaker at the Opening Ceremonies of the La Carlota City 33rd Pasalamat Festival 2012 today with all Congressmen of Negros Occidental, ACE, VMLP-NOC, PCL-NOC will also be attending. One of the most exciting, thrilling and very enjoyable Festival in Negros Occidental and Western Visayas and considered as one of the Tourist Destination of the Philippines, the La Carlota City Pasalamat Festival 2012 on April 23 to 29, 2012.
La Carlota City, known as the "Drumbeating City of Beauty, Music and Dance" will feature the City’s Pride Native Products produced by La Carloteños that will be seen in the Agro-Trade Fair. The display of talents and skills of the Mangkasanons in Rhythm Competition, Battle of the Bands, Scroll Painting Competition, PyroMusical Competition, Mangkas Challenge, 5- cock Derby, Palarong Panlahi, Mountain Bike Challenge, Sports Competition-Shootfest, Football, Billiard ,Inter-Cities Chess,Marathon, Karatedo, Boxing Tournament, Trisikad Race, Awit Sayaw Grand Finals,Dog Show, Pawasak 2012, Jobs Fair, Parokya Ni Edgar, Night Street Party, Search for Pasalamat Queen 2012, Festival Dance and Float Competition among others, are some of the memorable events the families will enjoy and have fun.
The Pasalamat Festival cast of Movie and T.V. Stars and personalities include Famous National and International Singers , Dancers and Artists are some of the best and the most colorful events one will never miss in their life that La Carlota City will give them in a wholesome entertainment. The 33rd Pasalamat Festival is a Thanksgiving Festival of La Carloteños to God Almighty for all the bountiful harvests and blessings they have received all year round of their hardships and sacrifices encountered in their life.
"Let’s Go" La Carlota City is headed by Mayor Juliet Marie D. Ferrer and Vice-Mayor David T.Baga Jr. with the Sangguniang Panlungsod Members while Congressman Jeffrey P. Ferrer spearheads the 4th District of Negros Occidental in " Let’s Go Cuatro Distrito".*