Travel to Bacolod the City of Smiles, Home of the World-Famous Masskara Festival. From as low as 688 AUD, via Cebu Pacific.



Masskara Festival is an annual festival celebrated in Bacolod City since the 1980s and. It is held every third weekend of October which also marks the city anniversary. The festival is a celebration which has earned for Bacolod the title “City of Smiles”.


The word Masskara was coined from mass, meaning a multitude of people and the Spanish word cara which means face thus forming Masskara, a multitude of faces. The word is also a pun on maskara, Filipino for “mask” or in Spanish máscara.


The Festival features a Masskara Street Dance competition where people from all walks of life troops to the streets to see dancers gyrate to an infectious Latin beat. It also features carnivals, bugle corps competitions, food festivals, sports, musical concerts, and agri trade fair etc….


Experience Masskara festival for yourself and Book a flight to Bacolod here at Forex Travel. Roundtrip flight from Sydney to Bacolod via Cebu Pacific from as low as 688 AUD, comes with 20kgs baggage allowance, 7kgs carry-on baggage (1 piece) and (1) Meal Choice per way for the International flight. Travel dates are from Oct 14 – 29.

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