Iloilo Business Park (IBP), Megaworld’s 72-hectare township in Mandurriao district, will host the biggest food festival in Iloilo City as part of its Dinagyang for All celebration this year.

More than 200 merchants are expected to join the Dinagyang Food Festival, which will run from January 25 to 28.

The four-day food fest at Festive Walk Parade and Java Road will “offer a diverse range of Ilonggo dishes, delicacies, street food and more.”

“The Dinagyang Food Festival is recognized in conjunction with the recent recognition given by UNESCO to Iloilo City as a Creative City of Gastronomy,” said Karmela Jesena, Festive Walk Mall Iloilo general manager.

“The opening day of the Dinagyang Food Festival will be a grand celebration of culture, gastronomy and music,” she added.

Poised to become the ultimate Dinagyang Festival destination, IBP will also treat its visitors to star-studded events, rave parties and vibrant cultural attractions, all embodying the spirit of inclusivity and celebrating diversity of Iloilo.

Dinagyang for All is not just a celebration; it’s an experience that brings people together to celebrate culture, diversity, and the vibrant spirit Iloilo City is known for,” said Mikee Vivo, general manager for provincial properties, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls.

“Regardless of religion, ethnicity, age, everyone including fur parents and pets of all shapes and sizes are welcome to celebrate and enjoy the best of Dinagyang experience here at our vibrant, pet-friendly community,” he continued.IMT