Flower prices in Baguio go up as Valentine’s Day nears

BAGUIO CITY — Prices of flowers here have gone up days before Valentine’s Day despite the cancellation of the crowd-drawing Panagbenga Grand Float Parade. Loreta Hornalez, a flower vendor who…

Baguio establishments incur losses from event cancelations

BAGUIO CITY — The city’s hospitality industry is feeling the brunt of the cancellation of major events and gatherings due to the continuous threat of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).…

Preps for Baguio Flower Festival 2019 begin

BAGUIO CITY — Preparations for the famous Flower Festival, also known as Panagbenga, have officially started in this mountain resort city. The city government launched the February festival by earmarking PHP20…

All systems go for Panagbenga grand parades on Feb. 24-25

  BAGUIO CITY —  It’s all systems go for the much-awaited grand parades of the Baguio Flower Festival or Panagbenga on Feb. 24-25, organizers of the colorful annual festival here said…

Baguio expects Duterte to grace ‘Panagbenga’ festival

BAGUIO CITY — The people of Baguio are expecting President Rodrigo Duterte to grace the grand parade of the city’s annual Baguio Flower Festival or “Panagbenga” on February 24. The month-long…

Baguio steps up preparations for Panagbenga 2018

  BAGUIO CITY — With only 10 days to go before the 23rd Baguio Flower Festival or “Panagbenga” opens, the city has stepped up its preparations, with the executive committee…

Panagbenga 2018 launched; role of private sector in festival cited

  BAGUIO CITY— Mayor Mauricio Domogan here has underscored the importance of sustaining public-private partnership in handling the activities lined up for the 2018 Baguio Flower Festival, also known as…

Session Road in Bloom compliments business sector in Baguio City

BAGUIO CITY– The busy street of Session Road has been closed since February 26 for the annual Session Road in Bloom (SRB) to compliment the local business sector in Baguio…

In Photos: Colorful Panagbenga 2017