Countdown to 2011 - Iloilo city welcomes the New Year

Iloilo City welcomes year 2011 with a blast!

The Iloilo City Government that will lead the synchronized countdown for the coming of the new year wich will be accompanied by a musical fireworks display from a barge at the Iloilo River along Efraim Treñas Boulevard, Mandurriao district.

This event will also ask for the cooperation of radio music stations here to synchronize their sounds with that of the fireworks during the New Year's celebration along the river.

“Our main thrust is to make sure that our people won’t splurge on firecrackers, the reason why we are holding the celebration in just one venue where can all converge,” City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog said.

Also, there will be a food festival in Treñas Blvd. where party will continue after the countdown.

The New Year’s Eve 2011 Countdown is organized by the Iloilo City Government in partnership with GMA Network TV and Scorpion Fireworks Iloilo.



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