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About the MassKara Festival

MassKara Festival began at the time of doom and gloom in Negros Occidental.

World market prices for sugar, the province’s monocrop, went down. And its impact was felt, all ones.

A year before the MassKara Festival was born, two artists approached then Mayor Jose “Digoy” Montalvo and broached the idea of popularizing mask masking as an alternative livelihood for the city.

Arena and Streetdancing Competition
October 26 - Schools Category
October 27 - Barangay Category
Oct. 25, 26, 27. 4 p.m. onwards
The night version of the MassKara festival: 19 blocks of Lacson Street which has been designated Tourism Strip will turn into one long party grounds with 5 (five) major concerts, an Electric MassKara float parade and dancing.

Festival Highlights

October 8, 6 PM Opening Ceremonies
The Bandstand, Bacolod Public Plaza
Weeknights 8 PM Face Off: MassKara Choreographers’ Showdown
MassKara Dancing at the Plaza
October 23, 7 PM MassKara Queen
Pageant and Coronation Night
October 25 – 27 Electric MassKara
Lacson Tourism Strip
October 26 Arena and Streetdancing Competition
Schools Category
October 27 Arena and Streetdancing Comepeition
Barangay Category
  Sadya ang MassKara with Mayor Bing
National Fireworks Competition
  MassKara Children’s Party
Nights of Mardi Gras
MassKara Drumbeating Competition

Electric MassKara Festival

Bacolod Tourism Strip
Oct. 25, 26, 27. 4 p.m. down

The night version of the MassKara festival: 19 blocks of Lacson Street which has been designated Tourism Strip will turn into one long party grounds with 5 (five) major concerts, an Electric MassKara float parade and dancing.

About the City of Smiles, Bacolod City

Bacolod is the highly urbanized capital, communication, trade and service center of the Province of Negros Occidental, one of the twin provinces of Negros Island in the cluster of the Visayan Islands in the heart of the Philippine Archipelago. Bacolod is bounded in the northwest by the cities of Talisay...

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