For those who do not know what to do and where to go during the Dinagyang 2009 Festival, check out the following list of official activities.

* January 9, 2009 1:00 – 5:00 PM Ms. Iloilo Dinagyang 2009 Presentation of Tourism Advocacy Projects Iloilo Grand Hotel

* January 10, 2009 Ms. Iloilo Dinagyang 2009 Talent Competition Robinsons Mall, Fountain Area

* January 10-25, 2009 Dinagyang Tourist Assistance Center & Ms. Iloilo Dinagyang 2009-Photo Exhibit SM City

* January 13, 2009 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Ms. Iloilo Dinagyang 2009 Pre-Judging Iloilo Grand Hotel

* January 14-22, 2009 Masses San Jose Parish Church

* January 14, 2009 – Wednesday 5:30 P.M. Turning Over Ceremony for Incoming Hermano & Hermana Mayor San Jose Parish Church

* January 16, 2009 – (Friday)

1. 2:30 p.m. Mass for opening Salvo of Tribe Dancers San Jose Parish Church
2. 3:00 P.M. OPENING SALVO Plaza Libertad to main streets in the City
3. 5:00 P.M. Exhibit of Student-Generated Project WVSU Cultural Center
4. 6:00 P.M. Multiple Intelligences in motion with PDA Winners Laarni & Bugoy WVSU Cultural Center

* January 17, 2009 – Sunday 7:00 P.M. Coronation Night, MS. ILOILO DINAGYANG 2009 Western Visayas State University

1. CHEER LEADER CONTEST
2. SM Little, Warriors Dinagyang Costume Contest SM City
3. January 17-18, 2009 Warriors Festival Parade SM City around Mall

* January 18, 2008 – (Sunday) 8:00 AM- 12:00 NN Medical Mission San Jose Parish Church

* January 19, 2009 9:00 A.M. Healing Mass by Rev. Fr. Ramon Siquito San Jose Parish Church

* January 19-20, 2009 – (Monday and Tuesday) Night Final Rehearsal, Dinagyang Ati Tribes 2008 Dinagyang Parade Route

* January 20, 2009 – Tuesday 10:00 AM Healing Mass for the Sick, Aged and Abandoned Children San Jose Parish Church

* January 21, 2009 – (Wednesday) 8:00 a.m. Arrival of Pilgrim Image of Señor Santo Niño from Cebu City Iloilo Port Terminal

1. 5:00 P.M. Coronation of Princess Isabel 2008 and Dinagyang Niño 2008 San Jose Parish Church
2. 4:30 P.M. Coronation of Queen Juana 2009 and Niño Dinagyang 2009 San Jose Parish Church
3. Night Final Rehearsal, Kasadyahan 2009 Dinagyang Parade Route

As of today, here’s the list of fun activities that start this afternoon:

* January 22-25, 2009 – (Thursday-Sunday) 2:00 P.M.-12 MN Iloilo Hotel Resort & Restaurant Association Food Festival(IHRRA) Delgado St., Iloilo City

* January 23, 2009 – (Friday)

1. 8:00 a.m. DRUM AND BUGLE Freedom Grandstan
2. 2:00 P.M. Dinagyang Kapamilya Dance Showdown, Grand Finals SM City Activity Center
3. 3:00 p.m. FLUVIAL PROCESSION from Fort San Pedro Drive Inn to disembark in front of Customs House and followed by Solemn Procession to San Jose Church San Jose Parish Church
4. 5:30 p.m. Santo Niño mass in English to be followed by blessings of children, pregnant mothers Santo Niño images San Jose Parish Church
5. 6:00 PM GMA, Kapuso Night Freedom Grandstand

* January 23-25, 2008 Warriors Festival Parade SM City around Mall

* SM Street Party & Food Festival SM City Car Park

* January 24, 2009 – Saturday 7:00 A.M. Mass for Kasadyahan San Jose Parish Churh

* 8:00 A.M. KASADYAHAN Competition Freedom Grandstand and other stages

1. SPONSORS MARDI GRAS Freedom Grandstand & other stages
2. 7:00 PM LUCES IN THE SKY
3. 7:00 PM Religious Sad-sad to Sr. Sto. Niño San Jose Parish

* January 25, 2009 – (Sunday)

1. 6:30 a.m Concelebrated high mass for devotees, Tribes, Gov’t. Officials, LOMAS in attendance San Jose Parish Churc
2. 8:00 A.M. DINAGYANG CONTEST Freedom Grandstand and other stages
3. 5:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Regular Sunday Mass San Jose Parish Church
4. 7:00 P.M. 2009 Iloilo Dinagyang Awarding Ceremonies Freedom Grandstand

* January 26, 2009 – (Monday) 5:30 P.M. Thanksgiving Mass with all members of 2009 Iloilo Dinagyang Festival Working Committees San Jose Parish Church

Hala Bira Iloilo!!!