The General Santos City Tourism Council in cooperation with The Department of Education brings you, Paskuhan sa Gensan 2013.
Press Release from the General Santos City Tourism Council:
General Santos City celebrates Paskuhan sa Gensan 2013
Gensan gears for a joyous and meaningful celebration of Christmas with Paskuhan sa Gensan 2013.
This year’s theme, Pasko ng Pagkakaisa, Hudyat ng Pag-asa, is the city’s united shout-out of inspiration for victims of recent calamities brought about by Typhoon Yolanda and earthquake in Visayas. It is also for renewed hope in the new year to come.
Paskuhan sa Gensan is organized by General Santos City Tourism Council, headed by the city’s First Lady and the Council’s Chairperson, Ms. Jane Gollon-Rivera, in cooperation with DepEd Gensan and with the support of Department of Tourism Region 12 and Philbest Canning Corporation.
The celebration kicks off with the opening of the Bazaar at the Oval Plaza on December 6 and will be officially opened on December 17 with a spectacular Grand Opening Christmas Show at the Oval Plaza.
The whole month of December features events from various private and government sectors ranging from Variety Shows to band competitions to special parties for indigent citizens of the city.
Christmas is specially featured in first-time events Lantern Parade, Paskuhan sa Barangay, Mayor’s Night, Christmas Carols and Movie at the Park on December 15, 24, 25 and 26.
What’s more, major streets together with the Oval Plaza and Plaza Heneral Santos will be transformed in keeping with the Holidays with the significant help from the diligent businessmen and women of the city. The Oval Plaza will be open daily from December 6 to January 5, 2014 for the Bazaar, Carnival and almost nightly events and parties.
Paskuhan Sa Gensan culminates on December 31, 2013 with a Countdown to 2014 at the Oval Plaza to be lead by the City Mayor Ronnel Rivera and his family.
For more details on the events, please see attached schedule. You may also visit www.facebook.com and “Like” GSC Tourism Council.
GSC Tourism Council
Secretariat of Paskuhan Sa Gensan 2013
2nd Floor Sangguniang Panglungsod Bldg., Roxas East., General Santos City
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Contact numbers: 0932 5155165, 0933 9405498