DIPOLOG CITY. Our Lady
of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral Parish, Dipolog is once again
is celebrating the 2002 Sinulog Festival today January 26,
The activity was
programmed to be participated by 23 contingent from Singles for
Christ, Mibang Chapel, Apostolado del Carmen, Central Barangay,
CWL, Medalla Milagrosa Surf Chapel, National Council of Women of
the Philippines, City Tourism Council, Hotel and Restaurant
Association of Dipolog, Upper Turno Youth Ministry, Sta.
Filomena Chapel, HIJCP, Sta.Isabel Chapel, Look, Estaka, Lower
Turno Youth Ministry, Biasong Chapel, Tribo ni Juan, Tribo ni
Tino, Saint Maryís Academy, Pundok Mangingisda ni Lando and
Miputak Chapel. Though during the actual presentation only few
had joined the said Dipolog Sinulog Festival.
the first time in DPL Sinulog Festival, contingents seem not to
be as lively as before. The participantís custom was not as
attractive as the past festival. Viewers were not eager as it
was before. According to one of the Dipolognon who witness the
said event this is due to the new policy made by the organizers
that there will be no money involved in the activity, it is just
pure devotion to the child Senior Sto. Nino.
festival opened up by a fluvial parade and the street dancing at
Sta. Cruz, Punta Corro and end up in Plaza Magsaysay for the
mass and program followed after.