This floral float, one of the entries to this year’s Pamulak sa Kadayawan tells a compelling message of unity and hope. (Kenneth Paul Senarillos / davaotoday.com)
Hiyas ng Kadayawan 2017 winner Jenfin Aguan is making a stand against early marriage
Jenin Puroc Aguan of the Bagobo Tagabawa tribe wins this year’s crown for Hiyas sa Kadayawan during the coronation night held at the University of Southeastern Philippines in Obrero, Davao City. (More…) (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)
Students of Sta. Ana National High School, Davao City rehearse for the actual competition. The students are among the competitors of the 2017 Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan which will be held on Saturday, August 19. (Robby Joy D. Salveron/davaotoday.com)
The Davao City-based singer-songwriter Maan Chua was hailed as the champion in the fashion design tilt dubbed as “Habi Kadayawan 2017,” on Thursday, Aug. 17.
A military tank and truck are on standby outside the Sangguniang Panlungsod building along San Pedro Street as Davao City celebrates for the first time the Kadayawan festival under Martial Law. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
The Kadayawan Dome is already set for the Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan competition to take stage this Saturday, August 19. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
Decorative durians and mangosteen made of styrofoam are used as props at the Kadayawan Dome in San Pedro Street in Davao City. The Kadayawan Dome is where dancers will perform the Indak-Indak sa Kadayawan showdown on Saturday, Aug. 19. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)
The mayor of this premier southern seaport paid tribute to the indigenous and Moro tribes, and its residents for their continued participation to the annual fruit harvest festival, considered Mindanao’s festival of festivals.
Moro candidates of the upcoming Hiyas sa Kadayawan 2017 expressed their sentiments on different issues, from the war against terrorism and discrimination against them.