Have you ever been to Panagbenga festival in Baguio city? One of the vastly celebrated festivals in the Philippines, Panagbenga welcomes every nature lover to adore and rejoice with them the beauty and colors of nature.
Panagbenga is an occasion to reveal the blooming of the flowers and also to admire their beauty. This is the prime reason that the entire event and celebration of Panagbenga festival is loaded with colors, colors which are the cryptograms of nature’s beauty.
Although the whole event of Panagbenga is celebrated with a theme of nature and flowers, however, the most enchanting feature are the preparations made by girls. In Panagbenga costumes for girls are of pronounced prominence.
Panagbenga is a festival of colors and pocket full of memories. It not only welcomes the visitors across the world but also causes a chumminess in the local community.
Sunflowers are the most prominent symbol of Panagbenga costumes for girls. Yellow colored costumes and the sunflower props are used to commemorate the community’s love towards sunflowers.
If you attend the annual Panagbenga festival, then you will be able to witness some of the great artwork and fashion during the whole month of Panagbenga festival and especially during the parade and dance.
The performers of the different bands are mostly the students who practice whole year just to participate in the parade and give their performance. Well, it’s not just a festival for young people not only for the adults but the whole of the community as a whole. Not only the students prepare their performance for the occasion, but there are also various local bands who showcase their talent through this festival and seek appreciation from everybody.
So, if the answer to the question I pop in the start is NO, then I would recommend you to attend this colorful and joyous event once in your life.