Festival in Bacolod City, The City of
McCoy from the Philippines
City is the Capital of Negros Occidental in
Philippines. Every October there's a big event in
Bacolod that we call the Maskarra Festival.
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Thousands of people go to watch the
Maskarra Fertival where contestants wear
smiling masks and colorful costumes.
of people go to watch this event where the
contestants wear smiling masks and colorful
contestants come from schools, businesses, Barangay
and cities from Negros.
can also see a float competition, a dance contest,
and a beauty pageant.
people celebrate all night. They dance in the
streets and sing in karaokes.
foreigners enjoy this event. You can see lots of
rides, games, and people selling food and native
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