Negros Oriental & NIR

Buglasan Festival 2019 – RESULTS

The celebration of the Buglasan Festival 2019 was held for two long weeks from October 14, 2019 to October 28, 2019. Thousands of people came from all over the province during the two-week time celebration of the biggest and grandest Festival in Negros Oriental. They came to witness some of the biggest events such as the Festival of Festival Showdown, the Rondalla, Balitaw, Balak Competition, Live Band Competition, Cheer Dance Competition, Dance Sport Competition, Folk Dance Competition and more! Read more and find out who won below!

Festival of Festivals in Negros Oriental

The grandest event of the whole celebration is, of course, the Street Dancing and Showdown of the Buglasan Festival 2019. The showdown was held on October 18, 2019, at the Macias Complex while the street dancing was held along the roads of Dumaguete City (the capital of Negros Oriental). For this year’s festival, only seven groups participated. There is the Kinaiyahan Festival of Dauin, Sandurot Festival of Dumaguete City (Asian College – School Division), Sinulog Festival of Tanjay City, Pakol Festival of Santa Catalina, Sandurot Festival of Dumaguete City (Barangay Banilad – Barangay Division), Yamog Festival of Pamplona and the Tapasayaw Festival of Bais City.

Watch the Buglasan Festival 2019 Video here:

Winner: Pakol Festival of Santa Catalina
1st Runner Up: Yamog Festival of Pamplona
2nd Runner Up: Sandurot Festival of Dumaguete City (Asian College)

Best in Showdown: Pakol Festival of Santa Catalina
Best in Street Dancing: Pakol Festival of Santa Catalina

When it comes to keeping traditions and cultures alive, the Buglasan Festival is one of the best celebrations to preserve it. There is the Rondalla, Balitaw, Balak Competition and the Ukulele Ensemble Competition to keep the traditional music alive. Folk Dance Competition, Cheer Dance Competition, and the DanceSport Competition for all the dance enthusiasts. And singing competitions such as the Minus One Singing Competition, Duet Singing Competition and more! Don’t forget the biggest beauty pageant in the province…the Miss Negros Oriental 2019.

Miss Negros Oriental 2019

Miss Negros Oriental 2019: Siaton
1st Runner Up: Dumaguete City
2nd Runner Up: Tanjay City
3rd Runner Up: Dauin
4th Runner Up: Amlan

Ukulele Ensemble

Champion: Santa Catalina Elementary School
1st Runner Up: West City Exceptional Learning Center
2nd Runner Up: West City Elementary School

Inter-High School Acoustic Band Competition

Champion: Foundation University
1st Runner Up: Siaton National High School
2nd Runner Up: San Pedro Academy

Fireworks Competition

Champion: DIGSPEE – Oroquieta
1st Runner Up: Rambolette – Lapu-Lapu City
2nd Runner Up: Pro-Pyro – Cebu City

Live Band Competition

Champion: Zamboaguita
1st Runner Up: Dumaguete City
2nd Runner Up: Amlan
Best Bassist: Zamboaguita
Best Guitarist: Zamboaguita
Best Drummer: Sibulan
Best Vocals: Valencia
Best Keyboard: Zamboaguita

Senior Duet Singing Competition

Champion: Valencia
1st Runner Up: Bacong
2nd Runner Up: Dumaguete City

Senior Solo Singing Competition

Champion: Siaton
1st Runner Up: Canlaon
2nd Runner Up: Ayungon

Cheer Dance Competition

Champion: Cheer United All Star
1st Runner Up: Bais City All Star
2nd Runner Up: The Blazzing Pheonics

MagDegamo NegOrense Got Talent (Unique Talents)

Champion: Karinyoso
1st Runner Up: Kiosko Boys
2nd Runner Up: Frequency

MagDegamo NegOrense Got Talent (Solo, Duet & Trio)

Champion: Diana Silva
1st Runner Up: Krizia Ablir
2nd Runner Up: Vince Villarosa

MagDegamo NegOrense Got Talent (Hip-Hop/Modern Dance)

Champion: Royalty
1st Runner Up: Nice One
2nd Runner Up: Street Dance Company

MagDegamo Grand NegOrense Battle of Champions (All Style)

Champion: The Skip Dance Family
1st Runner Up: The Lifestyle
2nd Runner Up: Royalty
Best in Production: The Skip Dance Family
Best in Choreography: The Skip Dance Family

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