kadayaw festivalEVENTS | PAMBUJAN, NORTHERN SAMAR, PHILIPPINES
Celebrated every first full moon of the year. It is Pambujanon’s way of celebrating the new year by praising the Almighty for the graces bestowed upon them and wishing more for the ensuing year. This whole day affair, which consists of local products’ trade fair (manggad trade fair), dance parade and floorshow demonstrations and a masquerade ball at night.
Pambujan is a fourth class municipality in the province of Northern Samar, Philippines. It is a coastal town with an area of 18,650 hectares. It is an ordinary town with notable qualities and resources. It boasts a 16th-century Roman Catholic church, a scenic island named Caohagan, baseball players who claimed their place in the international scene, young professionals and achievers, a socio-cultural activity held every first full moon of the year (known as Kadayaw Festival), and a sports arena which has been the venue for various municipal, provincial and regional sports gatherings.