Tabak Festival

Initially, Tabak festival might have been held from 2002, the quite a while after the creation of the city of Tabaco.

Culture & Heritage | Performing Arts


Begun in 2002, the year after the creation of the City of Tabaco by virtue of Republic Act 9020, the Tabak Festival, is an annual celebration of everything Tabaknon. Through its Tabak Festival street dancing, the prestigious Mutya ng Tabak and Tabakla pageants, cultural performances by various social sectors, Padyak and Sibidan races, trade fair and exhibit, Karawat Bicolnon, and Baile de Amor this two week-long celebration captures the insatiable festive spirit of TabaqueƱos as it attracts tourists and investors to the City of Love.