Videos about festivals (fiestas) held in Ormoc.
The Buyogan Festival is celebrated every August, with the main attractions including colorful costumes worn by the students of Buyogan, a small town near Ormoc. This festival is named after the buyog or bees, which is also the theme of this event. Dance competitions are part of this festival where the participants aim to imitate the movement of the bees.
The Piña Festival, which coincides with the celebration of the feast of patron saints, St. Peter and St. Paul, is the ultimate cultural program of the City of Ormoc. In June, 2019, the 3rd Piña Festival was held, eliciting much excitement in the city centre. The Ormoc queen pineapple is among the sweetest in the world and this festival celebrates the local fruit by naming the festival after it.