Vigan City celebrates the UNESCO World Heritage Cities Solidarity Cultural Festival on September 4 to 10. (Photo from www.vigancity.gov.ph)
Vigan City will celebrate the UNESCO World Heritage Cities Solidarity Cultural Festival from September 4 to 10, 2016. The World Heritage Cities Solidarity Day is celebrated by all cities around the world that have heritage sites every September 8. Vigan City’s celebration is aimed at preserving its 630 heritage structures that date back from the Spanish period.
On September 6, Historia Oral, a show about Vigan’s history and culture will be presented at Vigan Culture and Trade Center at 8:00 AM.
Competitions on dance, oration, and puppetry will be held on separate days as part of the festival.