Rodeo Tournament (Day One)

Bring on the leather hats, boots with spurs and the black chaleco vest and the favorite Rhinestone Cowboy song– the Rodeo Tournament is here… in Kannawidan Ylocos Festival. Governor Ryan Singson said this is already the 2nd Year of the tournament participated by the Universities and Colleges in the Luzon region. The participating universities compete in different games for men and women that includes bull whipping, wood chopping, load carrying, cattle wrestling, carambola, casting down, egg catching calf lassoing and of course, contest of the rodeo beautiful ladies.

Pictures below happened on the first day.

These beautiful ladies are competing for bull wrestling

These beautiful ladies are competing for bull wrestling

These women are stronger than men, just look at them carrying the sack of sands in the load carrying contest

These women are stronger than men, just look at them carrying the sack of sands in the load carrying contest

One of the beautiful lady who is one of the muses of the participating universities.

One of the beautiful lady who is one of the muses of the participating universities.

What a beautiful girl riding a white horse. She is one of the muses of the rodeos.

What a beautiful girl riding a white horse. She is one of the muses of the rodeos.

Contestant perform in the bull whipping contest.

Contestant perform in the bull whipping contest.

The contestants are busy with their axes in wood chopping contest.

The contestants are busy with their axes in wood chopping contest.

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Kannawidan Festival 2011

Partuat ken Patanor Trade fair,  Eating and Drinking Contest, Delphic Games, vintage Car Parade, Zarzuela Ilocana…

Kannawidan Festival 2011 is on…

Impakaammon ti gobierno probinsial ti Ilocos Sur dagiti aktibidades iti masungad a 4th Kannawidan Ylocos Festival, ti parambak a panglagip iti panagwaywayas ti Ilocos Sur kas naan-anay a probinsia idi 1818. Mangrugi daytoy inton  Enero 30-Pebrero 5. Mainaig itoy, iyaw-awis metten ti probinsia ti pannakipartisipar ti amin itoy a parambakda.

Mairugi iti bigat ti Enero 30 ti 15 a kilometro a fun run idinto a maangay met ti nasantuan a misa ken libut iti kamalmanna. Maangay met iti sardam ti pannakailukat ti Ramen ken Raman Food festival ken pabuya dagiti lokal a banda.

Iti Enero 31, mairugi ti Partuat ken Patanor Trade fair, Salip iti Pinnadakkelan, Regional Choir/Glee Competition, Marching Band Competition, Eating and Drinking Contest, ken battle of the bands.

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2010 Kannawidan Beauties

Isuda dagiti kalibnosan iti Ilocos Sur!

Isuda Hazelyn Santos; Sherlyn Gonzales; Marie Lorraine de Guzman; Julie Ann Santos; ken Kristine Peral Ladera.

Duapulo ket innem ti nagsasalip iti Saniata ti Ilocos Sur, ngem isuda ti stand out!

Nabalangatan ni Hazelyn Santos manipud iti ili a Bantay kas Saniata ti Ilocos Sur 2010 bayat ti naangay a salip ti kinapintas ken sirib idi Pebrero 1. Inyawidna ti P50,000 a premio ken gundaway a mangibagi iti Ilocos Sur iti sumaruno a Bb. Pilipinas Pageant.

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Kannawidan Ylocos Festival 2010

Salaysay da: Mancielito S. Tacadena ken Herminia Bundoc

Maminsan pay, rinambakan ti probinsia nga Ilocos Sur ti Kannawidan Ylocos Festival idi Enero 28-Pebrero 3, 2010. Kagiddanna ti panangrambak iti maika-192 a tawen nga anibersario ti pannakaisina ti Ilocos Sur kas naan-anay a probinsia. Daytoy ket babaen ti bileg ti Royal Decree nga addaan petsa a Pebrero 2, 1818.

Idi 2008, nagbalinen nga agtinawen a parambak ti Kannawidan nga addaan gagem a mangipasagepsep kadagiti Ilokano ti pateg ti pannakapreserbar dagiti nabaknang a tawid a kultura, kannawidan ken tradision ken ti pannakaitandudo dagiti produkto iti talon ken agduduma a produkto ti probinsia.

Kas panangipakita iti panagayat iti Namarsua, nairugi ti selebrasion babaen ti nasantuan a misa iti St. Paul Cathedra. Nagmaymaysa dagiti opisiales ti probinsia, dagiti empleado ti kapitolio ken dagiti umili a nagyaman iti Dios iti impaayna a parabur.

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Fr. Jose Burgos Awardees

Fr. Burgos Awards was given to the Ilocos Surian individual who shine in their own field of expertise such as Sports, Business, Religion, Government, Arts…

  1. Mr. John Daniel Lemi, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur
  2. Mr. Christian Jan Raquepo Suarez, Vigan City
  3. Mr. Gerardo Rosario, Vigan City
  4. Mrs. Visitacion Co Javier, Vigan City
  5. Dr. Antonio Lahoz, Sr., Vigan City
  6. Mr. David Pichay, Vigan City
  7. Mr. Fidel Go, Vigan City
  8. Mr. Alejandro Rosario, Vigan City
  9. Ms. Dita Sandico Ong, Vigan City
  10. Atty. Nelly Favis Villafuerte, Vigan City
  11. Arch. Edmundo Abaya, Candon City
  12. Mrs. Minervina Dario Singson Candon City
  13. Mr. and Mrs. Bienvenido & Milagros Rodriguez, Candon City
  14. Mr. Lorenzo Lucero Mata, San Vicente
  15. Dr. William Dar, Santa Maria
  16. Cong. Mauricio Domogan, Quirino, Ilocos Sur

Ilocos Sur Living Treasure Awardees

Kinilala ng Ilocos Sur sa Kannawidan Festival ang mga Ilocos Surians na nagpapatuloy sa mga tradisyong minana pa nila sa kanilang mga magulang na minana rin ng kanilang magulang sa kanilang magulang.

Name                                               Place                            Industry

  1. Salvacion Ramos         Candon City               Burial Cloth Weaving
  2. Teodora Rodrigo         Caoayan, I. S.            Abel Weaving
  3. Arsenio Alzate              Cervantes, IS            Basketry and Soft-broom Making
  4. Melecio Subadi             Lidlidda, IS                Labtang Making
  5. Ernesto Asitura            San Esteban               Stone Craft
  6. William Cabanilla         Santa                            Blacksmith
  7. Juanito dela Cruz         Santa Maria               Basi and Suka
  8. Corazon Agosto            Santiago                      Awel Weaving
  9. Vicente Quitioan          Sigay                            Soft-broom making
  10. Saturnino Mandac       Vigan City                  Kattokong Making
  11. Fidel Go                         Vigan City                  Jar Making
  12. Matilde Tongson         Vigan City                  Bibingka Baking
  13. Margarita Bigsao           San Juan                     Bamboo Craft
  14. Elena Panela                   Vigan City                   Loom Weaving
  15. Isabelita Quitevis         Caoayan                       Loom Weaving
  16. Isabel Pagal                     Bantay                     Loom Weaving
  17. Diego Baday                  Suyo                           Labba and Bigao Making
  18. Caridad Lacasandiele    Tagudin                       Lace Making
  19. Hilaria Lais                   San Emilio                 Baag and Bagket Making
  20. Nelson Alonzo               Bantay                        Tambourine Making
  21. Florentino Pilar            Bantay                         Saddle Making
  22. Dioniso Pal-oay            Quirino                        Bamboo Hat Making
  23. Isabelita dela Cruz      Bantay                          Ilocano Pastries
  24. Teresita Lagasca          Vigan City                  Turones de Mani
  25. Lorenzo Mata                San Vicente               Abaniko
  26. Brigido Espejo              San Ildefonso            Basi and Vinegar
  27. Perlita Varanilla             San Juan                      Opia Making
  28. Felicisima Frnado          Vigan City                   Pottery Making