5-day fireworks contest starts today
An entry from Hinigaran town goes up with an entry from Bulacan on the first night of the five-day Sadya ang MassKara with Mayor Bing: The 1st Mayor Evelio Leonardia Invitational Fireworks Competition on Oct. 19 at the Bacolod Government Center (BGC).
Nonoy’s Firecrackers of Hinigaran will compete against E & B Fireworks of BulacanWednesday night.
The fireworks show start at 10 p.m. every night.
On Thursday night (Oct. 20), Bathans Fireworks of Batangas will go up against Pyro Kreation of Bulacan at the Bacolod Public Plaza.
Planet DX Fireworks of Bukidnon will compete against Tower Fireworks of Cotabato at the Tourism Strip on Lacson St. on Friday (Oct. 21).
On Saturday (Oct. 22), it will be Peacock Fireworks of Bacolod City versus AL Aquino Fireworks of Laguna, also at the Tourism Strip.
The Champion’s Showdown will be on Sunday (Oct. 23) at the BGC, the last night of the 23-day MassKara Festival.
Energreen Power executive director David Tan is sponsoring the fireworks competition. He has turned over a check worth P550,000 to MassKara Festival director Eli Francis Tajanlangit on Oct. 6.
A subsidy of P30,000 were given to the eight participants.
The top 3 winners will be given P100,000; P50,000, and P30,000, respectively, for the Champion’s Showdown.*