About the Festival:
The DUNGOG: Indigenous Peoples Festival 2009 on October 2–6, 2009 at Villareal Stadium, Roxas City, Capiz. It was hosted by the Provincial Government of Capiz and with the Partner Agency the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). The DUNGOG: Indigenous Peoples Festival 2009 is a venue for the Indigenous Peoples (IP’s) to celebrate the richness of their unique culture and allowing a cultural exchange that will foster deeper cultural understanding on the role of culture and the IP’s community in Eco-Tourism. The main purposes of these events are deepening awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the diversity of Filipino culture and other communities particularly the students from various schools, colleges and universities; Recognition of the expertise and works of cultural community masters; Opportunity for dialogue between legislators, local government executives and IP leaders on IP rights and other concerns; And for advocacy to preserve and integrate traditional culture and its various creative expressions as a dynamic part of the national mainstream. As part of the event are Creativity Workshop and Techno-Demo and the Cultural Presentation and Festival Showcase. Come and watch DUNGOG: Indigenous Peoples Festival 2009 at Villareal Stadium, Roxas City, Capiz and let’s celebrate our Filipino heritage and traditions!