Catanduanes to spread Christmas cheers

Catanduanes State University

VIRAC, Catanduanes, Nov. 11 (PIA)—This year’s Christmas Cheers, a nightly show in this capital town during the Christmas season, will start on Dec. 13.

The Catanduanes State University’s Hablon Dawani will herald the opening of the 18-day night show.

 A brief program will mark the start of the event.  This will be followed by prayer to be led by Bishop Manolo delos Santos.

Just before the ceremonial lighting of the Christmas Tree at Virac Plaza, people can look up at the night sky and enjoy the fireworks.

The tentative schedule of nightly performers: Dec. 13 – Hablondawani; Dec. 14 - CSU Laboratory Schools; Dec. 15 – Taytay Elementary School; Dec. 16 – Juan M. Alberto Elementary School; dec. 17 – Virac Pilot elementary School; Dec. 18 – Catanduanes Colleges; Dec. 19 – Parish Night (Raffle Bonanza);

Dec. 20 – Catanduanes National High School; Dec. 21 – Palta, Buyo, Calatagan, Antipolo and Igang; Dec. 22 – Virac Central Elementary School; Dec. 23 – Star Learner’s School; Dec. 26 – HablonDawani Alumni/Neo-Catechumenal Community; Dec. 27 – FICELCO/Zazz Academy; Dec. 28 – Congressional Night; Dec. 29 – Governor’s Night; and Dec. 30 - Virac LGU.

Applications for booths may now be submitted to Bob Surtida at the Municipal Treasurer’s Office. Submit applications not later than Nov. 30. (EAD/EAB/PIA5-Catanduanes)