Higalaay CDO : Mindanao Fashion Summit 2014

August 9-10 – Higalaay Kagay-an Festival 2014 first official event is the 3rd Mindanao Fashion Summit 2014. This will bring together fashion designers all over Mindanao for them to exhibit and display their latest Mindanaoan Collection under the theme Local Designers – Global Impact. The event will open with an all – Mindanaoan Collection and the Men’s Wear Collection. The second day will feature the works of top designers from Davao, General Santos, Cotabato, Surigao, Iligan, Butuan, Ozamis and Zamboanga City.

Click to Enlarge image and view the MFS2014 Schedule of Activities

Mark your calendars and head to Limketkai center on August 8-10 to witness this annual showcase of Mindanaoan Fashion Designers talents and creations.

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Higalaay Kagay-an Festival 2014

It’s the time of year again where Cagayan de Oro City is celebrating the Kagay-an Festival in celebration of the City’s Fiesta honoring it’s Patron, St. Augustine on August 28, 2014.

The official logo of the Higalaay Kagay-an Festival 2014 has just been unveiled signaling the start of the city’s biggest festivity. The logo is said to be symbolizing Kagay-anons friendliness and hospitality, thus CDO is dubbed as the City of Golden Friendship.


The following is the festival core events and activities which are the rallying points for a campaign to promote Cagayan de Oro City and the surrounding areas as an investment and tourism destination.

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Tigerair Philippines Manila-CDO-Manila Flight Inauguration

July 15, 2014 – Tigerair Philippines launched its maiden flight in Laguindingan Airport, the Manila-Cagayan de Oro-Manila flight. Flight DG7804 via Airbus A320 aircraft. The aircraft arrived in Laguindingan airport 11:30AM from Manila NAIA Terminal 4. The return flight departed Cagayan de Oro at 12:30PM and landed in Manila at 2:00PM.

With the Tigerair Philippines launch, Cebu Pacific Air expands its domestic network. Good news to all passengers who are looking into traveling to Manila early next year! Tigerair Philippines currently holds a P1 seat sale on all its domestic destinations from July 15 to 17, 2014 or until seats last. This is for the travel from January 1 to March 31, 2015.


For those traveling to and from Cagayan de Oro before or after the 1st quarter of 2015, lowest year-round fares start from P1,518.

Airbus A320 aircraft arrival in Laguindingan Airport

Ribbon cutting with Ms. Nelia Lee of COHARA, Laguindingan Airport Authority Manager Jose Budiongan, Misamis Oriental Governor Bambi Emano, Tigerair Phils. Head of Corporate Affairs Atty. Leilani de Leon, DOT Region 10 Officer Ma. Elena Manalo

“Tigerair Philippines, through its network made wider with Cebu Pacific, remains committed to providing the traveling public more travel options to low fares. The launch of direct flights to Cagayan de Oro increases accessibility to Northern Mindanao,” said Atty. Leilani de Leon, Tigerair Philippines Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs.


Cagayan de Oro is a key government, commercial and tourism hub in the region. It is the gateway to eco-adventure attractions such as white water rafting and canopy walks, and is a rapidly developing city with myriad shopping and hotel options.

Tigerair crew

Tigerair Philippines now operates approximately 220 weekly flights to one international and 8 domestic destinations: Hong Kong, Bacolod, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Iloilo, Kalibo, Manila, Puerto Princessa and Tacloban. It utilizes a fleet of four Airbus A320 aircraft.

The CDOBloggers with Gov. Bamni Emano

For bookings and inquires, please log on to www.cebupacificair.com or call their reservation hotlines (02) 7020-888 or (032) 230-8888. Latest seat sales can also be found on CEB’s official Twitter (@CebuPacificAir) and Facebook Pages and on Tigerair Philippines’ official Twitter (@tigerairPH) and Facebook (tigerair philippines) pages.


Photo Credits: TheCDOBlog and EatsGoodToBeInCDO


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