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MMFF announces first 4 official entries for 2017 festival

Jun 30, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Coco Martin's 'Ang Panday,' and Vice Ganda's superhero film 'The Revengers' will be part of the film festival

MMFF announces first 4 official entries for 2017 festival

WATCH: Pahiyas Festival 2017

May 19, 2017 - 2:22 PM

See the colorful kiping and the festivities at Pahiyas 2017!

WATCH: Pahiyas Festival 2017

A Sinulog story of love and devotion

Jan 15, 2017 - 11:13 AM

The love story of devotees Irish and Edwin Labatus traces its roots from the Sinulog celebration

A Sinulog story of love and devotion

IN PHOTOS: Pamulak sa Kadayawan 2016

Aug 22, 2016 - 12:46 PM

Stunning floats of various eye-catching designs show off local artistry and culture

IN PHOTOS: Pamulak sa Kadayawan 2016

IN PHOTOS: Street dancing at Kadayawan 2016

Aug 20, 2016 - 7:18 PM

Check out the full list of winners for the street dancing event, too, and see the intricate costumes worn by the dancers!

IN PHOTOS: Street dancing at Kadayawan 2016

The vibrant beauty of Davao's Kadayawan Festival

Aug 18, 2016 - 10:24 PM

More on the cultural significance of Kadayawan and what makes this week-long celebration unique

The vibrant beauty of Davao's Kadayawan Festival

Invasion Tour returns to Kadayawan Festival

Aug 18, 2016 - 1:59 PM

Gather all your friends and experience fiesta nights of music and fun with this year’s Invasion Tour

Invasion Tour returns to Kadayawan Festival

Sandugo Festival: Experience Bohol's past and future

Jul 31, 2016 - 11:25 AM

Writer Josh Berida explores Bohol beyond the iconic Chocolate Hills and tarsiers

Sandugo Festival: Experience Bohol's past and future

[Playlist] Paradise IMF: Watch these amazing live performances from the acts

Apr 08, 2016 - 3:40 PM

You may have heard their amazing tracks, but how are the acts of Paradise International Music Festival live? Watch some videos of their live performances here

[Playlist] Paradise IMF: Watch these amazing live performances from the acts

Size matters at Japan phallus festival

Apr 03, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Size matters at the Shinto Kanamara Matsuri, where groups of locals parade three heavy phalluses around the city – the biggest as tall as a full-grown man

Size matters at Japan phallus festival

Playlist: CHVRCHES, Passion Pit to headline GoodVybes Fest 2016

Feb 18, 2016 - 3:42 PM

Indie pop duo Oh Wonder, Montreal-based rockers Stars, and ex-Daft Punk manager Busy P join them, along with other stellar local musicians and international DJs. Here is our roundup of tracks to help you gear up for the festival.

Playlist: CHVRCHES, Passion Pit to headline GoodVybes Fest 2016

LIVE: Dinagyang Invasion Tour 2016

Jan 23, 2016 - 4:05 PM

Check out what happened at the Invasion show at the Dinagyang Festival in Iloilo City

LIVE: Dinagyang Invasion Tour 2016

Spectrum to hold last leg of Invasion Tour in Dinagyang 2016

Jan 20, 2016 - 5:11 PM

Be part of one of the biggest parties at the Dinagyang Festival in Iloilo

Spectrum to hold last leg of Invasion Tour in Dinagyang 2016

It’s not traffic: MMDA’s hold on film fest is illegal

Jan 12, 2016 - 6:16 PM

If the traffic agency continues to operate the Metro Manila Film Festival, we should call it as the Metro Manila Dictatorship Authority

It’s not traffic: MMDA’s hold on film fest is illegal

Sinulog organizers ban street parties along parade route

Dec 31, 2015 - 9:44 PM

Festival organizers move to ban street parties, drones and political campaigning. They clarify that only street parties 'along the route of the parade' will be banned

Sinulog organizers ban street parties along parade route

36th MassKara Festival kicks off October 1

Oct 01, 2015 - 5:47 PM

Check out the highlights of this year's MassKara Festival in Bacolod City!

36th MassKara Festival kicks off October 1

Fruits, flowers, food: Davao celebrates 30th Kadayawan Festival

Aug 23, 2015 - 4:40 PM

This year's Kadayawan festival showcases Davao's culture through music, dancing competition and food

Fruits, flowers, food: Davao celebrates 30th Kadayawan Festival

Local film festival features classic Cebu films

Jul 21, 2015 - 9:41 PM

Over a hundred films will be exhibited at 'Cinema Rehiyon 7: At The Crossroads of the Seventh Art'

Local film festival features classic Cebu films

How destination music festivals ride the summer wave

May 17, 2015 - 5:57 PM

Adventure travel companies are combining the allure of the beach and live music to create unique experiences

How destination music festivals ride the summer wave

Movie reviews: All 5 Sinag Maynila films

Mar 22, 2015 - 8:12 PM

Movie reviewer Oggs Cruz takes a look at each of the 5 films

Movie reviews: All 5 Sinag Maynila films

The 5 films: Sinag Maynila film festival 2015

Mar 18, 2015 - 12:12 PM

Let's take a look at each film you can watch at Sinag Maynila

The 5 films: Sinag Maynila film festival 2015

8 things to expect at Baguio's Panagbenga Festival

Feb 28, 2015 - 1:01 PM

Dance, walk, laugh, enjoy!

8 things to expect at Baguio's Panagbenga Festival

Controversy-hit samba school wins Rio carnival title

Feb 19, 2015 - 10:18 AM

Known for its creativity, the Beija-Flor team will now bring the final curtain down on this year's carnival festivities at Saturday's Parade of Champions

Controversy-hit samba school wins Rio carnival title

Rain, scandal can't dampen Rio's carnival

Feb 17, 2015 - 9:11 AM

Rio is also jammed by day and into the small hours with dozens of street parties attracting anything from a few hundred to hundreds of thousands of revelers

Rain, scandal can't dampen Rio's carnival

Carnival spectacle tainted by violence in Brazil

Feb 16, 2015 - 8:30 AM

(UPDATED) An anticipated crowd of more than 70,000, from great-grandmothers to babes in arms, sway and cheer on their favorite school in hours-long parades in Rio's annual party to end all parties

Carnival spectacle tainted by violence in Brazil

ROOTS 2015 Music Festival: A benefit concert

Feb 09, 2015 - 2:39 PM

Press release: Expect a night filled with music, food, fun, and perhaps even love

ROOTS 2015 Music Festival: A benefit concert

IN PHOTOS: Beautiful Dinagyang Festival 2015

Jan 25, 2015 - 4:06 PM

Scenes from the colorful festival, one of Iloilo's most prominent attractions

IN PHOTOS: Beautiful Dinagyang Festival 2015

My Sinulog: The personal and the collective

Jan 19, 2015 - 9:13 PM

'It is the festival's befores and afters I find endearing,' reflects writer Jona Branzuela Bering

My Sinulog: The personal and the collective

What to expect from 'Imaginarium,' a festival of the absurd

Oct 27, 2014 - 10:00 AM

View the lineup – though there's every chance you'll still be surprised. See 'Dani Girl,' 'Ang Nawawala,' work from Leeroy New and Dex Fernandez, and more in this celebration of the strange and beautiful

What to expect from 'Imaginarium,' a festival of the absurd

Busan organizers defend airing South Korea ferry disaster film

Oct 11, 2014 - 8:24 PM

Organizers reportedly came under pressure from local politicians to withdraw the film 'Diving Bell' from the program due to its sensitive nature

Busan organizers defend airing South Korea ferry disaster film

Lechon, Maginhawa food finds: Your guide to these special Quezon City events

Oct 10, 2014 - 6:14 PM

What's a 'lechon boodle'? Will the PH break a Zumba record? How about a street party and concerts? All this and more at Quezon City's Diamond Jubilee celebrations

Lechon, Maginhawa food finds: Your guide to these special Quezon City events

South Korea ferry disaster film shown despite protests

Oct 06, 2014 - 5:12 PM

'The Truth Shall Not Sink with Sewol,' a.k.a. 'Diving Bell,' had stirred strong emotions long before Asia's largest film festival opened last week

South Korea ferry disaster film shown despite protests

Ferry tragedy film causes stir at Busan festival

Oct 01, 2014 - 2:18 PM

Critics, including a small number of the Sewol victims' families, say the film is insensitive and overly politicized, and have called on the festival organizers to scrap the screening

Ferry tragedy film causes stir at Busan festival

8 quick tips: Laneway Music Festival in Singapore

Sep 30, 2014 - 6:46 PM

Tips to get the most out of the Laneway experience. Will you be attending this year?

8 quick tips: Laneway Music Festival in Singapore

Cine Europa 2014: Exploring family ties

Sep 03, 2014 - 12:23 PM

Admission is free on a first-come, first served basis, so come on over

Cine Europa 2014: Exploring family ties

Kadayawan Festival 2014: Celebrating abundance and harmony

Aug 18, 2014 - 9:01 PM

Scenes from the colorful event, photos capturing the energy of this year's Kadayawan Festival

Kadayawan Festival 2014: Celebrating abundance and harmony

Lechons and mudbaths at Feast of St John the Baptist

Jun 25, 2014 - 11:13 AM

Whole roasted pigs are dressed like people, while locals cover themselves with mud as an act of humility at the religious festival

Lechons and mudbaths at Feast of St John the Baptist

Interview: Jonny Pierce of The Drums

Apr 30, 2014 - 5:43 PM

The Drums vocalist Jonny Pierce talks about tuning out new music when making a new record, being a role model, and why he doesn’t necessarily think it’s ‘important to be proud of being gay’

Interview: Jonny Pierce of The Drums

Lady Gaga, Psy to perform at S. Korea festival

Apr 17, 2014 - 9:07 PM

The two acts join successful groups 2NE1 and BigBang in the South Korean festival set for August this year

Lady Gaga, Psy to perform at S. Korea festival

In Photos: International Hot Air Balloon Festival 2014

Apr 12, 2014 - 1:45 PM

An Angry Birds-themed balloon, an appearance from Kris Aquino, and more at the International Hot Air Balloon Festival 2014

In Photos: International Hot Air Balloon Festival 2014

IN PHOTOS: 2014 Sillag Festival of Lights, La Union

Mar 10, 2014 - 8:14 PM

The sky was bright with the lights of La Union. View images from the 2-day festival here

IN PHOTOS: 2014 Sillag Festival of Lights, La Union

Review: Malasimbo Arts and Music Festival 2014

Mar 05, 2014 - 1:30 AM

Thought-provoking art, great music and a man in the buff liven up the 4th edition of the unique festival held in Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro

Review: Malasimbo Arts and Music Festival 2014

Rio Carnival twists and shouts to Beatlemania

Mar 04, 2014 - 10:01 AM

Street band Sargento Pimenta – Sergeant Pepper in Portuguese – belted out more than three hours of Beatles classics as the five-day fiesta prepared to reach its climax on Tuesday

Rio Carnival twists and shouts to Beatlemania

In photos: Panagbenga 2014

Feb 23, 2014 - 9:16 PM

Floats full of minions, fairies, and whole gardens, a parade of street dancers, and more

In photos: Panagbenga 2014

Your guide to Panagbenga 2014

Feb 21, 2014 - 8:16 PM

All set for this year’s Panagbenga Flower Festival? Here are some tips to have the best time at the vibrant, joyful occasion

Your guide to Panagbenga 2014

First time at Singapore's Laneway Festival

Feb 02, 2014 - 11:40 AM

Thinking of attending a music festival? Tips, tricsk, and the festival experience through the eyes of a Laneway newbie

First time at Singapore's Laneway Festival

'Whiplash' wins big at Sundance

Jan 27, 2014 - 10:51 AM

The highly acclaimed "Whiplash," by writer-director Damien Chazelle, wins both the grand jury and audience awards for US dramatic film

'Whiplash' wins big at Sundance

Fire breaks out in the middle of Dinagyang Festival

Jan 25, 2014 - 10:50 AM

Despite the large fire's destruction, the Kasadyahan parade of the Iloilo festival will continue as planned

Fire breaks out in the middle of Dinagyang Festival

Naked events around the world

Jan 21, 2014 - 11:04 PM

Naked sledding and mud wrestling – are you willing to participate in events and festivals like these?

Naked events around the world

Q and A with The Jezabels' Sam Lockwood

Jan 15, 2014 - 11:46 PM

Set to play at this year’s St. Jerome’s Laneway Music Festival in Singapore, The Jezabels guitarist Sam Lockwood talks to PJ Caña about playing in Asia and the perfect song

Q and A with The Jezabels' Sam Lockwood