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Friday, November 28, 2014

Kamundagan Festival 2014 Schedule of Events

Kamundangan Festival 2014
Source: naga.gov.ph

On this page you will see updates about the Kamundagan Festival

December 1
5:00 PM Christmas Parade
*From Our Lady of Immaculate Conception Parish to Plaza Quince Martirez & Plaza Rizal
via Panganiban Drive

Lighting of Christmas Tree and Christmas Lanterns
Opening of Christmas Food Bazaar @ Kinastilyuhan Street
Opening of Christmas Village @ Plaza Quezon

December 1-31
5:00PM to 12:00MN
Christmas Food Bazaar @ Kinastilyuhan Street

December 5 
7:00Am to 4:00PM Paskong Daramayan
5:00PM to 12:00MN Camella Brokers’ Night

December 6
6:00PM 9th Infantry Division Christmas Presentation
7:00PM Naga View Adventist Church Christmas Presentation

December 7
6:00PM Naga City Hall Chorale Christmas Presentation
7:00 PM Naga City Internatioal Technology Center

December 12
6:00PM Camarines Sur National High School Christmas Presentation

December 13
7:30 AM - 1st Philippine Eagles Regional Invitational CAT Military Parade Competition
4:00PM to12:00MN Kamundagan Santa Fun Walk and Parade of Characters
6:00PM Southbridges Learning Center Christmas Presentation

December 14
Gran Fondo Bicolandia
4:00PM to 12:00MN Biggs Christmas Parade of Lights

December 16 - 18
Pinay Ballers League Visit

December 19
7:00 AM to 4:00 PM Smart / Sun Cellular Caravan
6:00 PM Bicol State College of Applied Sciences and Technology Christmas Presentation

December 20
6:00 PM Senior Citizens Christmas Presentation

December 21
6:00 PM Sir Jaymee Music Center Christmas Presentation

December 26
 7:00 AM Sentro nin Kultura asin Arte sa Naga (SKAN)

Preparations as of Nov. 28, 2014 Photos by P. Suzara

Color Splash Run in Naga City

Naga City - Havaianas shares its positive energy, fun and colors to six (6) charitable organizations (Bantay Bata, Zonta, Rotary, SM Cares Foundation, Pay it Forward Project Asia Foundation, and Gawad Kalinga in Naga City ) through the Color Splash Run on January 17.

Color runs have been existent in Naga but to add splash in color is way more cooler. The race will start at the Avenue Plaza Hotel and will end at SM City Naga. Participants will go through six “color-dousing stations” representing six charities as the beneficiaries of this event. Stations will be situated along a three-kilometer route in Naga City. The stations will contain colored powder, colored water guns, colorful balloons with colored water inside, and colourful confetti at the end of the run. A mini concert featuring local DJs and Zumba party to be led by licensed instructor will await participants at the finish line (SM City Naga Parking Space), where there will also be a “color splash” in celebration of the solidarity of community, support of charity, and vibrant & festive Havaianas spirit. There will also be a raffle in which participants (limited to freq card users) will get a chance to win Havaianas items. So what are you waiting for, jump-start your year with a run and a splash of colors! 

STATIONS every 3km route
Bantay-Bata - RED
Gawad Kalinga - GREEN
Zonta - YELLOW
Rotary - BLUE
SM Cares Foundation - PINK


  • For every purchase of 3 regular Havaianas pairs (single or accummulated purchases) at All Flip-Flops Store SM City Naga, the customer is entitled to 1 FREE Registration and stand a chance to win Havaianas items during the raffle.
  • Regular registration is at Php350 (inclusive with jersey shirt, however runners are encouraged to sport their most colorful get-up through accessorizing for a chance to win special prizes from The Avenue Plaza Hotel and Olympia Gym)
  • Students get a 20% discount so they may register for only Php280.
JOIN THE HAVAIANAS #ColorSplashRun or the #ColorSplashRun Photo Contest

  1. Take a creative shot of anything that bears the color of the charity you support
  2. Post it on your social networking sites (preferably on Facebook) and use the hashtag: #colorsplashrun (e.g. #colorplashrungreen if you are supporting GK)
  3. Settings of the post should be on public so that the judges can view it.

The most creative shot (influenced by the most number  of likes) shall win 3K worth of exclusive Havaianas merchandise!

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Jesuit Athletic Meet 2014 in Naga City

Naga City - The Ateneo de Naga University College Athletics Office here in the Heart of Bicol is the host of this year's Jesuit Athletic Meet (JAM). This event will start today November 27 until December 1 which will be participated by Ateneo schools namely Ateneo de Manila University, Xavier School, Ateneo de Cebu, Ateneo de Iloio, Ateneo de Zamboanga University, Ateneo de Davao University, Xavier University, and of course our very own Ateneo de Naga University. Eight Schools will be in rival but this gathering celebrates only one passion, one spirit and one heart for all the athletes, they all bleed blue the Atenean way. Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam! Dagos po kamo gabos sa Maogmang Lugar, ang Puso kang Bicolandia!

Source: Ateneo de Naga University

To hype up the event, Jack's Blue Plate Diner's Pizza Buffet on Wheels is at the covered courts today from 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Tickets are available at the Ateneo sports Office c/o coach Oskie and James Cano or at Jack's blue Plate Diner.

Source: Jack's Blue Plate Diner FB Page

Monday, November 10, 2014

Batang Pinoy Luzon Qualifying Leg in Naga City

Naga City - Batang Pinoy Luzon Qualifying Leg starts today November 11 to 15, 2015 here in Maogmang Lugar. The online registration of participants started November 7 at the Jesse M. Robredo Coliseum. The event will be kicked off by the swimming competition with the events of 1500 meter Freestyle for Boys 15-under and 800 meter Freestyle for Girls 15-under. Day 1 of the Competition is scheduled to start at 1:00 pm and Days 2 - 4 will start at 8:30 am. The opening program is said to be scheduled on the first day of the tournament at 4:00 pm.

Around 5,500 delegates are here in Naga City to participate in the annual regional meet organized by the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), and  vie for a spot in the National finals set in Bacolod City on Dec. 9-13, 2014. According to PSC National Games secretariat and project director Atty. Jay Alano, a total of 26 sports that include arnis, archery, athletics, swimming, boxing, chess, karatedo, wrestling, judo and wushu will be played in the five-day tournament reserved for student athletes 15-years-old and below.

Gymnastics (MAG, WAG, RG & AERO) National Finals will be on October 24-31 in Manila. The cheerleading competition will be on November 14-15 at SM City Naga event center.

Billeting areas/schools for the different regions are listed HERE. List of venues are also available at the Batang Pinoy website.

Medal Tally as of 4PM November 13, 2014
Source: Naga Smiles to the World FB Page

Source: Naga Smiles to the World FB Page

Venue of the different sports competition as screen captured from http://bp2012.psc.gov.ph/Games%20Schedule/Luzon%20as%20of%20November%2004.pdf

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Jack's Blue Plate Express Naga

Naga City - Jack's Blue Plate Express is NOW OPEN! The Unli Pizza and Pasta (Php299 per person) on wheels will be available tonight December 1 at the new branch branch from 6-10pm. Be there and satisfy your hunger!

Latest Blog Post *August 4, 2015* about the newest branch at Magsaysay Avenue, Jack's Blue Plate Magsaysay + Sweet Gallery is now up! CLICK HERE.

Photo Source: Jack's Blue Plate Diner Facebook Page

*Update As of November 19, 2014
Jack's Blue Plate Express will be offering all the burgers and pizza's. A new concept of hot and ready pizza will be offered. Walk in and pick up a family pizza pay and in 2 minutes you're on your way with a pipping hot fresh pizza! Three kinds of pizza will be offered always ready namely Pepperoni, Sausage, and Hawaiian. 

*Bookmark this page for updates about JBPpanganiban branch!

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Run & Walk 4 the Museum

Run & Walk 4 The Museum
November 8, 2014
5:00 AM
Basilica Grounds

Registration Area: Basilica Grounds & SM City Naga


3k - Basilica - Magsaysay - Peñafrancia Ave - Colgante Area - back to Basilica
5k - Basilica - Magsaysay - Penafrancia Ave. Panganiban Ave then back to Basilica
10k - 2 loops of 5k route