November 23, 2014 
  • Dayaw Festival set on Nov. 21-22 in Zambo
    The festival is touted to be the biggest gathering of the country’s IPs set from November 21 to 22, 2014 in the city. Read more
  • Dayaw Zamboanga 2014 – for environment and peace
    For the first time in the history of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the prime government agency for arts and culture, the annual Dayaw Celebration will be held in Zamboanga City. Read more in the Zamboanga Times
  • Ayta basketball and other indigenous games are highlights of NCCA’s Dayaw in Baguio
    Amid encroachments by commercial developers with the collusion of local and national government agencies, cultural communities recently flocked to Baguio for Dayaw, the indigenous-peoples festival organized by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). Read more in 
  • Bacolod to host Visayas leg of #Dayaw2014 Indigenous Peoples’ Festival
    “Dayaw: The Indigenous Peoples’ Festival will be held in Bacolod City” on November 10 and 11 with the theme, “Katutubong Filipino Para sa Kalikasan at Kapayapaan.” Read more in Sun Star Online
  • National Indigenous Peoples Month ipinagdiwang sa Baguio
    Bumida nitong weekend ang mga katutubo mula sa Luzon sa National Indigenous People's Month na ginanap sa Baguio City. Ulat mula kay Laila Chikadora ng News5 Aksyon. Panoorin ang buong ulat.
  • Makulay na kultura ng mga katutubong grupo, ibinida sa Dayaw Festival sa Baguio
    Panoorin ang ulat ng Balita Pilipinas Ngayon ng GMA News TV
  • NCCA issues cease order vs Sta. Ana, Manila development
    The Sta. Ana Heritage Tourism (Sahta) group welcomed the issuance of a cease-and-desist order by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) against the high-rise development project of CDC Holdings, Inc. on Pedro Gil Street in Sta. Ana Manila, a declared heritage zone.  Read more in
  • A celebration of Philippine indigenous cultures
    Most of the indigenous groups of the Philippines will gather together from October to November to celebrate their traditional cultures and heritage in celebration of National Indigenous Peoples’ Month. Read more in the Dailty Tribune
  • Dayaw festival to be staged in Baguio
    INDIGENOUS groups all over the country will converge in the city for a celebration of culture. Read more in Sun Star Baguio
  • NCCA: Stop building commercial establishments in public spaces
    The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) called the attention of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), National Parks Development Committee (NPDC) and Local Government Units (LGU) to prevent construction of commercial establishment in parks and public spaces. Read more in

NCCA-Funded Events

Festivals in the Philippines (November)

  • Binabayani Festival - last week
  • Day-ang Di Onga Festival - November 30
  • Santa Ipon Festival - November 25 to December 25
  • Kawayanan Festival - 3rd week
  • P'yagsawitan Festival - 3rd week
  • Feast of San Clemente/ Gigantes - November 22-23
  • Sanduguan Festival - November 15
  • Kalag-Kalag Festival - November 13
  • Pintaflores - November 3-5


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