FESTIVAL – Cagayan de Oro’s local answer to
mardigras celebrated duringthe annual feast of
patron saint, Saint Augustine on August 28.Traditionally donein
a three (3) hrs. parade of civic-military groups, the
event is colored by participation ofcontingents
in bedecked costumes, choreographed movements, livelysounds and gimmickry to bring out the desired theme or social
attractions are the inclusion of huge floats in parade
and school drum & bugle corps.