9 contingents from Cebu Province to join Sinulog Grand Parade

NINE local government units from Cebu Province will be participating in the Sinulog Grand Parade on January 15, 2023.

The contingents will come from the cities of Talisay, Carcar, Mandaue, Naga and Toledo and the towns of Tuburan, Carmen and Moalboal.

The town of Barili will be joining as a guest contingent.

According to Jojo Labella, chairman of the Sinulog Foundation Inc., a total of 19 contingents will be participating in the activity.

Labella said there are fewer contingents this year because many local government units have yet to fully recover from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic and super typhoon Odette

Governor Gwendolyn Garcia will be dancing with performers of Consolacion’s Sarok Festival during the ritual showdown on January 15. She will be joined by Capitol department heads and Provincial Board members.

The Sinulog Grand Parade and Ritual Showdown will be held for the first time at the South Road Properties.

The Sinulog sa Kabataan will be held at the Cebu City Sports Center on Sunday, January 8. (ANV, PJB)