KANNAWIDAN 2020 STREET DANCING PARADE

KANNAWIDAN 2020 STREET DANCING PARADE. Participants from Sinait town of Ilocos Sur form a human merry-go-round during their street dancing performance in the afternoon of February 1, 2020 in front of the Vigan City Convention Center. The event is part of the Kannawidan Festival 2020, an annual two-week-long celebration commemorating the founding of the province on February 2, 1818 when the old Ilocos Province was split into Ilocos Norte and Ilocos Sur by a Royal Decree ordered by the King of Spain. Now on its 13th year, the festival has become a yearly venue for the various towns of Ilocos Sur to showcase their products and unique traditions. (photo by Ranil N. Granada)