19th Annual Filipino Fiesta on Saturday

HONOLULU - (HawaiiNewsNow)  Time to celebrate all things Filipino at this year's 19th Annual Filipino Fiesta. Our Ramsay Wharton dauned her Kimona at the Philippine Consulate General this morning to show us some of the food and dances we'll see at the Saturday event at Kapiolani Park.

19th Annual Filipino Fiesta
Saturday, May 6, 2011

9am: Parade
(Fort DeRussy, Kalakaua Avenue to Kapiolani Park)

10 am - 4:00 pm: Fiesta at Kapiolani Park

Music, food, cultural exhibits, a Manny Pacquiao look-alike contest and other keiki activities. The highlight of the Fiesta will be the performance of two Philippine-based celebrity performers-Dennis Trillo and Iza Calzado – courtesy of GMA Pinoy TV, Philippines.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pqcc2P3sD8U

The Fiesta will culminate with a free drawing of six round trip tickets to Manila, courtesy of Hawaiian Airlines.

For more information:

Try Me Restaurant: (Featured today)
399 North King Street
Monday - Sunday, 4:00am to 7:00 pm

Tekniqlingz Dance Crew: (Featured today)
Local Filipino Dance Group specializes in Tinikling, Carinosa, Sakuting, and Pandanggo Sa Ilaw

FilCom Center - http://www.filcom.org/

Philippine Consulate General in Hawaii: http://www.philippineconsulatehonolulu.com/