Panagbenga Festival returns to Baguio City
As Baguio City remains at Alert Level 2, the city has begun to loosen its tourism, and travel restrictions
: which is timely since the annual Panagbenga Festival will be back this March .
According to Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong, the 2022 Panagbenga Festival activities will be limited to only a few activities from March 6 to 27 :
● Opening ceremony
● Open painting exhibition
● Kite flying challenge
● Cultural show
March 19 to 20
● Criterium race
March 19 to 27
● Montañosa Film Festival
● Panagbenga Festival dance competition
March 21 to 27
● Session Road in Bloom
March 25 to 26
● Flower Tee Golf
● Closing fireworks display
Baguio government eases travel restrictions for Panagbenga Festival
The Baguio City government also eases travel restrictions due to the Panagbenga Festival, since the local government hopes that the festival will help Baguio City recover from tourism loss .
Part of the eased travel restrictions in Baguio City includes the allowed entrance of tourists as long as they’re fully vaccinated and registered via visita.baguio.gov.ph. Standard safety protocols will remain in place in the entire Baguio City.