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    Araquio Festival, Philippines
    Vivacious beats and brass bands 04.25.2011 EVENTS
    Manila, Philipines [ Book Hostels in Manila ]
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    The Araquio Festival is one of a kind in the Philippines and in the world. It is Nueva Ecija's very own theatrical-religious presentaions dating back to the time os the Spanish conqustadors. Nueva Ecija is a province in Central Luzon, also known as the rice granary of the Philippines as it produces one-third of the country's rice supply.

    Araquio festival is traditionally held in the month of May in this province. The performing groups gather at Cabanatuan City, the goverment seat ...