SAGAY CITY - The 21st Sinigayan Festival slated on March 15-19, 2017 with the theme, “Where love for nature begins” kicked off with the Grand Opening Parade spearheaded by Mayor Alfredo D. Marañon III and Vice Mayor Narciso Javelosa, Jr. with the Sinigayan Foundation President Engr. Primitivo Rivera, Jr., Undersecretary for Local Government Austere A. Panadero of the Department of Interior and Local Government, a native of Brgy. Fabrica, of this city was the Guest of Honor and Speaker during the Opening Program at the city Public Plaza. Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. also gave a message. The ribbon cutting and opening of the festival villages followed – Bugay Sagay Agro-Aqua Festival Village, Dagway- Sagay Arts and Culture Village, Tali-ambong Food and Entertainment Village, and Livestock and Poultry Fair Exhibit.
DILG Under Secretary Austere A. Panadero together with Mayor Alfredo Thirdy Marañon III, Vice-Mayor Narwin Javelosa and members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Sagay City, Department heads and Barangay officials with the Sinigayan Queen 2017 candidates.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)