OC's 3rd Annual Tribute to the Philippines
Thursday, 19 July 2012
WHEN: Saturday July 21-Sunday July 22
WHERE: Three Locations
- 1.Music Pier Pavilion, Boardwalk and Moorlyn Terrace, where a Trade and Tourism Festival will be held, Sat. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Filipino Crafts and packaged food will be displayed and sold and there will be exhibits by the Tourism Commission of the Philippines, the Philippine National Bank, United Mindoro International, the province of Ocean City’s Sister City, San Jose Occidental Mindoro, Western Union (major sponsors of the weekend), Philippine TV and news outlets, Yo Yo* Demonstrations by Air Circus of Ocean City and much more. There will be give-aways, discount coupons and children will receive free tickets to Wonderland Pier. Philippine nurses will provide free blood pressure and blood sugar tests.
2. A Variety Show from Sat. in the Music Pier Auditorium showcasing
Filipino talent in the
singer-song writer Archie ‘D and Dancer- Singer Kay Habana plus a group of talented young performers from
3.A free Health Fair provided by physicians and nurses from the Adventist University of the Philippines from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Senior Center at 17th and Simpson Ave. in the Ocean City Community Center. There will be programs on Cardiovascular Disease, Reversing Type 2 Diabetes, How to Combat
Depression and How to Beat Cancer. Life Style Experts and Councilors will
provide information on diet and various health therapies.
There will be entertainers singing Philippine folks songs and a presentation on the
“Blue Zone,” the area in the
OPENING CEREMONIES are set for in front of the Music Pier on Saturday. Officials from the Philippine Consulate in
CONTACT: Mark Soifer 609-525-9300, Cell 609-364-4010
* The Yo Yo was invented in the