Oriental Mindoro , Mindoro , Province of Oriental Mindoro, Official Website of Oriental Mindoro

 Baco - Banana Festival

Celebrated in abundance of bananas; activities include the traditional “lupakan,” “harana” (serenade), and pandangguhan (dance with lights). Along this is a food festival featuring sumptuous meal and delicacies all made from banana, and are being displayed on artistically-designed booths of which materials used are also purely from banana trees. A streetdancing is a main event at the festivity which is staged every 25th of January, in observance of the town’s founding day.