Palawan Local Events

Palawan is rich in culture and heritage and there are numerous celebrations, cultural festivals and events in Palawan all year round. The fact that the region is immensely rich in nature, flora, and fauna, is no secret to travellers around the world and to Filipinos as well, who travel to Palawan all times of the year.

Palawan is generally a relaxed island, with a laid-back lifestyle, and tourists visit all year round. Because of the diverse culture and heritage in Palawan, the many festivals celebrated here commemorate Filipino culture and the natural beauty of the environment.

Visit here regularly to get an update on upcoming Palawan events.

Anihan Festival
Place: Narra Palawan  (25 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 )

Anihan festival begins every last weel of October.  This festival is one of the most popular festivals in the province which showcases wonders of the community. 


Feast of the Immaculate Concepcion
Place: Puerto Princesa  (08 Dec 2017 - 06 Jan 2018 )

Celebrated every Virgin Mary's birthday, this festival is also observed in many parts of the country.

Arawedan & Kulambo Festivals
Place: Port Barton and El Nido  (23 Jan 2018 - 27 Jan 2018 )

The Arawedan festival showcases cultural attractions and honors the beauty of the natural landscape of Port Barton.

Puerto Princesa Foundation Day
Place: Puerto Princesa  (04 Mar 2018 - 10 Mar 2018 )

To commemmorate the celebration, the locals take part in fun and games as well as sports that reward the winner with prizes.