CITY OF MALOLOS – Bulakenyos are in for a treat as the Provincial Government of Bulacan lights up the luminous Christmas tree today, December 1, 2023 at 6:00 in the evening in front of the Capitol building here.
Dubbed as Paskong Bulacan: “Pag-iilaw ng Krismas Tree”, Governor Daniel R. Fernando and Vice Governor Alexis C. Castro will lead the lighting of the 30-foot steel-framed Christmas Tree wrapped in thousands of colorful Christmas lights and enormous Christmas balls, promising a magical experience for Bulakenyos.
Prior to the grand event, eight Christmas Carrozas will parade in front of the Capitol featuring “San Juan Bautista” by The Cardinal Academy Inc.; “Ang Pag-iisang Dibdib nina San Jose at Birheng Maria” of Commission on Youth, Commission on Social Communication and Ministry of Altar Services; “Ang Kapanganakan ni Hesus” of St. Anne Academy of Meycauayan; “La Virgen Dela Leche” of Commission on Evangelization; “Ang Pagdalaw ng Tatlong Mago sa Sanggol na si Hesus” by the Lay Ministers Group, Knights of Columbus, and Daughters of Mary Immaculate; “Ang Pagpapatay sa mga Sanggol na Hudyo na Dalawang Taong Gulang” of Meycauayan College; “Ang Paglakbay Tungong Ehipto” of Botika sa Kanto; and “Santa Claus” by the SPPC Medallion and SPPC Pandayan 2.
Simultaneously, the Hiyas ng Bulacan Provincial Band and DYCI Dagalak will serenade the Bulakenyos in attendance with classic Christmas songs.
“Ang bawat ilaw na bumubuo sa ating Christmas tree ay hindi lamang magbibigay kulay sa ating paligid, ito rin ay magdadala ng pag-asa at sigla sa bawat puso ng Bulakenyo. Sa bawat kislap ng ilaw, ito’y nagsisilbing paalala na maging tanglaw tayo sa mga oras ng dilim at kahinaan,” Fernando said.