The Municipality of Pilar began with the first stage of the Performance Governance System (PGS), which is the flagship program of Institute for Solidarity in Asia’s (ISA), last November 17-18, 2016 at the Mansion Garden Hotel, Subic Bay Freeport Zone.
The initiation stage of this program begins with the establishment of what the organization’s core values are, and also t [ ... ]
This year’s Kasinagan Festival celebration began with a Mass last October 3, 2016 at Pilar Municipal Hall.
The first event for the fiesta celebration was the AgriFair last October 4, 2016 at the Municipal Covered Court. This emphasized the importance of the agricultural sector to the municipality. The AgriFair served as a thanksgiving event for a fruitful year with the guidance fro [ ... ]
The most awaited culminating event of the fiesta celebration happened on October 14, 2016 at Municipal Covered Court. The “Night with the Stars” was hosted by the well-known duo, Genel and Nelmar, also known as “Sweet & Sour”.
The first part of the event consisted of performances from our local artists. The first performer was One of the Boys. Then, the winner [ ... ]
Last October 11, 2016, Mayor Alice Pizarro, together with GM Charlie Pizarro, Vice Mayor Mar Caguimbal, SB Members, Municipal Department Heads, municipal employees, barangay captains and barangay officials cheerfully performed the Unity Dance throughout the parade showing to the Pilarians, oneness of the officials. Other groups such as Riders Support Group Inc. (RSG), Pablo Roman High School teach [ ... ]
“Galing ni Lola’t Lolo, Bibo si Apo” is the fiesta event which aims to prove that age doesn’t matter. The senior citizens of the Municipality of Pilar, together with their grandchildren, showcased their talents last October 10, 2016 at Municipal Covered Court.
The event began with an opening message from Hon. Aurea Iguico. This was followed by an inspiring message from Vic [ ... ]
Last October 9, 2016, the Duet Superstars showcased the talents of different pairs from different barangays at the Municipal Covered Court.
The 1st round for this competition requires a duet piece to be sung by the pair. For those who would move up to the 2nd round, the pairs will perform a song that is originally sung by a solo artist. It is up to the performers on how they [ ... ]
Last Sunday, October 9, 2016, the Sangguniang Bayan organized this years’ Fun Run which started from the Flaming Sword Shrine up to Alauli.
The program officially began with an opening message from Vice Mayor Mar Caguimbal. He mentioned how the fun run symbolizes the unity of the municipality. “Kaya tayo ay narito dahil tayo ay nakikiisa sa kalinisan at kaunlaran [ ... ]
ANGAT PILAR MAGANDANG BUHAYBy: Mr. Anselmo Pedroche
Doon po sa amin
Nagwaling, Diwa at Liyang
may tumubong kahoy sa gitna ng parang
Sino man daw tao dito dadaan
Pilit na sisilong dahil naiinitan
At nang makasilong na ang nanguha ng luya
Saka itinanim, tumubo ay saging namunga ng mangga
Ng pitasin ko NAGDILIFA pala
Bayan ng Pilar may bundok at maraming bukirin
Pag [ ... ]
The PaSaKalye (Street Dancing Competition) last October 8, 2016 was one of the most awaited fiesta events. Last years competition truly motivated the other barangays to be more competitive this year as seen in their costumes and performances.
The different barangays that participated were Brgy. Sta. Rosa (Group 1); Brgy, Balut I & Balut II (Group 2); Brgy. Del Rosa [ ... ]
“Eat’s Friday: Gastro Party” last October 7, 2016 was the night where different food establishments within Pilar came together and served their specialties for an affordable ticket price of P150. The food establishments that participated were Chef’s Le, Chocolate de Batirol, Diner St. Cafe, Espada Grill, Ima Pamangan, Maria’s White Coco, and Marres Kitchen.
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