ITIK-ITIK FESTIVAL 2019
EVENT #: 40219
This festival last for seven days in length party commended each and every seven day stretch of February in Brgy, Kalawaan, Pasig City. The festival includes the "Itik" or local duck. The event is featured with vivid props, energizing exercises, and excessive sustenance with Itik as the principle fixing. It's also a method for the general population to draw nearer to their supporter.
The festival is an inexhaustible feature of Philippine culture and custom harmonizing with the Feast of the barangay's patroness, Saint Martha. Like different holidays, the Itik-Itik Festival is a thanksgiving festivity to their benefactor holy person for hearing their supplications. As a major aspect of the festival, the well known Itik-Itik move is always remembered. The entertainers' movement incorporates developments that emulate ducks and other birds.
It is one of the well known society moves in the Philippines particularly among the Visayan. The Itik Dance steps are fundamentally the same as the motions of ducks. The artists demonstration or copy the developments of the local duck. The move is accepted to have started from the move Sibay moved to the Dejado music. Sibay is a fledgling dance that originated from the Visayan Islands. This dance was first executed by a young lady named Kanang who was known as top performer in the province of Surigao del Norte.