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Baguio Centennial Calendar of Events

September 2009

September 1, 2009 opens the Baguio Centennial.

Churchbells will be rung at 6:00 a.m. simultaneously with the sounding of the siren at City Hall, to mark the beginning of a whole year's celebrations.

At 6:30 am, a native ritual will be held at the Centennial Park (this is what Botanical Garden has been renamed) along Leonard Wood Road.

At 8:00 am, a Centennial Parade will be pass through Session Road, Harrison Road to Burnham’s Lake Drive and finally ending at the Baguio Athletic Bowl, where a program will follow.

At 12:00 noon, the Builders of Baguio monument at the Centennial Park will be unveiled.

At 6:00 p.m. there will be a simultaneous display of fireworks at the Baguio Cathedral. University of Baguio, Camp Allen and Baguio City Hall.
Baguio Centennial Celebrations
September 2009 Calendar of Events

September 1

Baguio Charter Day Celebration Centennial Parade - Burnham Park
Centennial Awards - Centennial Park
Commemorative Stamp Launching - Baguio Country Club
Historical Markers Unveiling - Centennial Park
Centennial Fireworks Display - various locations in the city

September 3

International Peace Theatre Arts Festival - Baguio Convention Center
1st Fil-Japanese Friendship Day - BCNHS Auditorium

September 5

Centennial Concert

September 6

Tree Planting
Paa-Bilisan Road Race Series - Lake Drive, Burnham Park
Drum and Lyre Festival

September 12

Opening of Art Exhibit: “In Frame” - Tam-Awan Village
Baguio Longest Longganisa and Culinary Artist Parade - Baguio Convention Center
Largest Pizza - SM City Baguio
Art Workshop - Tam-Awan Village

September 16

Yappy’s night

September 17-20

The Baguio Centennial International Word Builders’ Tournament - Baguio Country Club

September 19

Baguio Mountain Bike Community Fun Race
Lecture-Workshop: Arts & Environment - Tam-Awan Village

September 19-20

Centennial Amateur Boxing Competition - Igorot Park, Burnham Park

September 20

Orchidarium Garden Show - Orchidarium, Burnham Park

September 26

Lecture Forum: Environmental Protection and Preservation - Tam-Awan Village

September 30

Centennial Jobs Fair - Baguio Convention Center
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A dinner and ball at the Baguio Country Club follows at 6:30 p.m. that will mark the launching of the Centennial Commemorative Stamps. And for the general public a street party and music festival at the top of Session Road will be held.
Other Events for September 2009

BAR – Shake, Baguio Shake

Heaviest Tossed Salad Festival

Ubdan Daing

Family Week Celebration (4th week)

Citywide Centennial Menu

Architectural Exhibits (Centennial Designs)

Citywide sale

Gatan Ken Bangan Ti Kafagway

IT Related: Robotics, Mechatronics, atbp.
(Last week of September – 1st week of October)
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