URBIZTONDO, Pangasinan, Dec. 28 — This town launched its Kanen (native cake) Festival Monday to showcase its different delicious home-made cakes.
Mayor Martin Raul Sison II led the launching of the first Kanen Festival which was highlighted by free tasting of native cakes.
There was also a street dancing competition held in the town proper on the same day.
Kanen Festival was the major and finale event in this year's celebration of the town fiesta known as Agew na Urbiztondo (Urbiztondo Day) with the theme, "Urbiztondo, Numero Uno!" that began December 21.
Other activities held were mass civil wedding, intercollegiate basketball exhibition games, and the Ms. Urbiztondo beauty pageant.
Different day and night activities were also held by different sectors which formed part of the town constituents such as the farmers, senior citizens, day care workers, educators, government workers and barangay officials, youth, balikbayans, and barangay health workers. (PNA)
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