Christmas is just around the corner. You can see Christmas decors everywhere, hear Christmas carols in the radio and you can feel the cold winter breeze once you walked out the door.
Though nothing compares to the Christmas in the Philippineswhere we have the longest celebration of Christmas Season that starts as early September till January. You can see almost every house have Christmas lights in their front yards. Even the smallest “Bahay Kubo” has a handmade parol hanging in their window.
A lot of Filipinos here in the Bay Area try to save up the whole year just to visit the Philippines and experience Christmas there. But as we know, not all of us can afford and do that. SoJSCamins Productions thought away onhow to bring the Filipino Christmas tradition andspirit here in the Bay Area, and so PaskuhangPinoy was born.
The first PaskuhangPinoy was launch in Daly City at the parking lot of S.F. Moose Lodge on Dec of 2008.The ideais to have a whole day of merry making to showcase how Christmas is being celebrated in the Philippines.
At the PaskuhangPinoy,everyonewill have the chance to see colorful Christmas lanterns or “Parols” in display. There will also be a Parol or lantern Competition(made up of recycle containers of UFC products.).Cash prizes will be awarded to the winners..
Audiences would also experience non-stop Live Entertainment from the best Fil-Am performers in the Bay Area singing Christmas songs. This year we will feature GMA7 The Clash Finalist, Rachelle Bergado, and Bay Area’s Best, Zeyonce, The Kidz Groove, Robbie Herrera, Albert Apostol, .CJ Storm, Amelia N Adinah, CMN Divas, Winstar Dancers, Clyde and KayeChristian, Samantha, Alex Brown, Vice, Reigne, Anna Lorain, TJ, Andrei, Hazel, Jaden Soriano ,Jekken.Theresa, Venice and Diane de Mesa and many more.
There will also be a Christmas Bazaar, arts and crafts and commercial booths to brand and sell their products and services to the community. Sponsors will be giving away freebies throughout the day.
The PaskuhangPinoy this year will be held at the Pavalkis Hall of St.John the Baptist Catholic Church.279 S.Main St.Milpitas, CA..on Dec.01,2018. From 3 pm till 10 pm,.It will be an indoor and free admission event.
Some of the sponsors of the event are PAL,LBC, Crossings TV UFC Spark Connect Empower and our commercial sponsors ,are as follows,BMV Anthem Blue Cross,,DoroteaPuzon State Farm ,Dignity Memorial ,Calaveras Family Dentistry, NBA ,EDREN Kangen Robert Balina Realty, Docs and Images Bayan Production,PinoyKami.Online, ,Pixel Creation, Our Media sponsors Tri City Voice Philippine News, Philippines Today, Fil-Am Star.
This event was conceptualized by Joey Camins and Maite Camins from JSCAMINS PRODUCTIONS the company that brought the Adobo Festival every year around the Bay Area and Southern California.
For more details about the contests, call us at 650.290.0542/ 650.290.4457 or email us at [email protected]