Kagay-an Festival 2011: Annual Pyro Festival

Kagay-anons are again treated to a spectacular display of fireworks last August 26, 2011 at the SM City Cagayan de Oro. The event is part of the Kagay-an 2011 celebration and has become an annual competition. This year, the contingents from Manila, Bulacan, Cebu, Iligan, Bohol and Cagayan de Oro City showcased entertaining fireworks wowing the spectators who went their way up to the venue to witness the festival notwithstanding the traffic going there and of course going home.

The contingents are judged with its Beauty Quality – 25%, Uniqueness and Style – 25%, Originality – 25% and Audience Impact – 25%. Grand Winner will receive 80, 000, 60,000 for the second place and 40,000 for third place. A consolation of 20,000 for those who didn’t place. Dumaguete bagged the first prize while Bulacan and Iligan took home the 2nd and third prize respectively.

Here are some pictures and compiled videos of the event.









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Ms. Kagay-an 2011 Angel Carbajal

Cagayan de Oro crowned its new Ms. Kagay-an 2011 last August 25, 2011 at the Limketkai Atrium. 9 Panel of Judges whose chairman was an Icon Faschion Designer, Mama Rene Salud decided the fate of the 12 lovely candidates representing different baranggays and schools from around Cagayan de Oro City.


20-year-old  nursing student from Capitol  Angel Carbajal of Cugman bested her 11 rivals to the crown. She impressed the judges with her answer to the final question on how would she use her influence should she be named Ms. Kagay-an 2011to promote CDO . On the other hand, another crowd favorite and well applauded 20 year old Jamie Joy Bantigue from MUST (Mindanao University of Science and Technology) won the 1st runner up along with 7 other minor prizes.

Ms. Angel Carbajal’s winning moment

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