CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – The city of Cagayan de Oro is set to host the first Tourism Jingle Festival here on May 2014 at the Atrium, Limketkai Mall.
City Councilor Lourdes Candy Darimbang, chair of the City Council committee on tourism, also announced that there will be a Tourism Video Competition where talents can show of their skills in composing original jingles and videos that will feature Cagayan de Oro City.
The winning participants will receive huge prizes and their entries will be heard over local radio and television stations, major hotels and restaurants, at the airport and bus terminals, said the lady councilor.
The city has partnered with GMA Network Inc. for these activities.
Meanwhile, Councilor Darimbang is expected to grace the opening of the ‘Pasundayag’ Northern Mindanao to be held in Iloilo City from February 16 to 23.
The lady councilor was invited by the Department of Tourism (DOT) to represent the city in the said activity.
Pasundayag is an annual major regional promotion project of DOT together with the Northern Mindanao Regional Tourism Council (NMRTC) since 2003. (CdeOSP/PIA)