WATCH: Sinulog 2019 Mass in Cebu
MANILA, Philippines – Every year, on the 3rd weekend of January, Cebuanos gather to celebrate the Feast of the Child Jesus or the Santo Niño, in the fiesta known as Sinulog.
Across the Philippines, several provinces hold their own Santo Niño celebrations on the same weekend as well. In Iloilo, they celebrate the Dinagyang festival while in Aklan it's called the Ati-Atihan festival.
The high points in the Sinulog celebrations are the the solemn procession on the visperas, and the grand parade, on fiesta day. To kick off fiesta day, January 20, the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño de Cebu will hold a Pontifical Mass led by Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma.
Check here for the full schedule of other Sinulog activities.
See below the schedule of visiting the Shrine at the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño de Cebu:
Bookmark this page to watch the Mass live from Cebu at 6 am on Sunday, January 20. – Rappler.com