BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – Hundreds of school children dressed up in colorful Christmas outfits on Saturday, December 1 for the 45th Silahis ng Pasko, held in Baguio City.
The kids were accompanied by their parents as they walked dress in costumes such as the angel, Christmas trees, the 3 kings Mary and Joseph, and even elves.
Kids dressed up as Mary, Joseph, and one of the shepherds
Kids and parents dress up as little drummer boys and girls at the event
Kids dress in Santa hats with Christmas balls and mistletoes
The parade also includes kids and parents reenacting the birth of Jesus in a manger
The Silahis ng Pasko is an annual event in Baguio City that marks the start of the Chirstmas season in the city. Other activities such as a thanksgiving mass, a concert by the Philippine Military Cadets, and gift giving are part of the line up of activities that take place until December 29. – Rappler.com