In celebration with Valencia’s Fiesta 2018, the Mt. Talinis Marathon 2018 will take place this October 6-7, 2018. This annual event is dubbed as the “Mt. Talinis mountain marathon”. Aside from the mountain marathon, other highlight events include the search for Miss Valencia 2018 (Mutya ng Valencia) and the second celebration of the Puhag Festival 2018.
Mt. Talinis Marathon 2018
The gun-start of the Mt. Talinis Marathon 2018 in Negros Oriental will be on October 6, 2018, at the Valencia Municipal Plaza. The finish line will be at the crater of Mt. Talinis or also known as Cuernos de Negros. Participants are only limited to 80-100 individuals. Municipal tourism officer Albert Tubal has confirmed that registration has already closed for a number of runners and mountaineers who are coming from abroad.
The trail around Mt. Talinis, which is about 50 kilometers or more, will be closed on that day for trekkers and climbers,” Tourism Officer Albert Tubal said.
Valencia Fiesta 2018
Known as the “Little Baguio of Negros Oriental”, Valencia is home to many nearby waterfalls in Dumaguete City and is famous for different things such as their honey produce and the Puhag Festival celebration. The Puhag Festival 2018 will be celebrating it’s second annual celebration and hopefully participate in the upcoming Buglasan Festival 2018.