92nd Founding Anniversary of Baras

Posted on 14 January '13 under Culture and Tradition | No Comments

The Municipality of Baras, Rizal has released a list of activities in celebration of the town’s 92nd founding anniversary on the last Sunday of January.


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Baras’ Simbang Gabi photo exhibited in Singapore

Posted on 17 December '12 under Culture and Tradition | 1 Comment

Back in 2009, a representative of Singapore Philatelic Museum contacted me and asked if they can put on exhibit a photo of simbang gabi that I posted on Flickr. The photo, which is shown below, was the 2008 Christmas Eve mass in Saint Joseph parish church.
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Take a photo, win a prize!

Posted on 08 December '12 under Culture and Tradition | 1 Comment

Baras Rizal Online is giving away prizes this holiday season. Just take a photo of your family or barkada in the Liwanag Park. The photo with the most Likes and judged for its creativity will win gift certificates.


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Maliwanag ang Pasko sa Baras

Posted on 04 December '12 under Culture and Tradition | 1 Comment

One could really feel Christmas in Baras as the local government, in partnership with Meralco and the Department of Tourism, opened last night the Liwanag Park in the town’s municipal plaza.


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Tromba 2012 Videos

Posted on 15 May '12 under Culture and Tradition | No Comments

Here are some of the videos posted in YouTube of the Tromba festival two days ago.
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Chiz Escudero greets Barasenians

Posted on 29 April '12 under Culture and Tradition | No Comments

Senator Francisco “Chiz” Escudero greeted Barasenians in its annual Tromba Festival. Video after the cut.
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91st Founding Anniversary of Baras

Posted on 29 January '12 under Culture and Tradition | 1 Comment

Happy Fiesta to all Barasenians, or to some Catholics, the fourth Sunday of Ordinary Times.
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2011’s Swimming Competition

Posted on 24 January '12 under Culture and Tradition | No Comments

The following photos were taken last year during the swimming competition organized by the Baras Sports Council.
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“Banggandang Baras” Schedule of Activities

Posted on 19 January '12 under Culture and Tradition | 6 Comments

Barasenians want to exaggerate. Bang-laki. Bang-galing. So the Tourism Council took that cue to create a slogan to highlight what’s beautiful in Baras. Activities are lined up to celebrate the town fiesta that will culminate on January 29.


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Pagoda 2011

Posted on 15 August '11 under Culture and Tradition | No Comments

This is long overdue but worth posting anyway.
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