SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, April 23 (PIA) — Expect local and international culinary treats in this year’s celebration of the Baggak festival in Bauang town on April 26.
Joan P. Diaz, Bauang information and tourism staff, said a component of the celebration is the food festival where 10 local establishments will feature their respective food concoctions. The business outlets are members of the Bauang Tourism Council (BTC) which is also the coordinator for the food fest.
“We are bringing together some of our best culinary experts to showcase their food specialties,” Cristy Besanko, of Bali Hai Beach Resort and food fest committee Chair, said.
The participating establishments include Coconut Grove Beach Resort, Coral Beach Resort, Natalna Grille, Villa Estrella, Hen Haw Chinese Restaurant, Bali Hai Beach Resort, Laigo’s Green Valley, Mark Teresa Apartments, Hotel Ariana and Rose Bowl Steakhouse and Restaurant.
With this year’s theme, “Panagyaman 2013: Festival of Arts and Culture,” Diaz said the food fest is expected to be a hit including live performances by the Bauang Baggak band and Don Eulogio de Guzman’s Memorial National High School’s Folkloriko.(MCA/MHH PIA1 La Union with reports from Joan P. Diaz-LGU/Bauang)