A video that showcase how Iliganons enjoy their celebration of Diyandi Festival 2017. See at YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rQiqpDYhrw&feature=youtu.be .
It all started when our patron saint Senior San Miguel came down from his throne. Countless people witness the “Pagpakanaog” of Senior San Miguel shouting at his name, waving like a fan to his idol. Senior San Miguel is a soldier of God came down from heaven to protect all Iliganons in Iligan City.
Iligan City has what they called “Mugna” located at Tipanoy Iligan City. You can see many rides here like Frisbee ride and Ferris wheel.
Contests like Danztrack were conducted with contingents from different schools in different category, teachers category, students from high school category and students from elementary category. Miss Iligan 2017 with special guests Lara Quigaman and her husband Marco Alcaraz. Iligan City most awaited “Sayaw Saulog” which showcases different tribes, the Higaunon, Lumad, Muslim, and Diyandi with contingents from different school. There’s this new entry called “Parada de San Miguel” with contingents from different schools. The Parada de San Miguel chant a song about Senior San Miguel while walking in the street.
Iligan City is where I belong. Iligan City is the city who molded me well as a person. There is no such a perfect city but what makes it perfect is the people who treasure the culture of Iliganons up to the present. I am proud to be an Iliganon!