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Folklorama Kick-off Enjoyed by Thousands

Folklorama Kick-off Enjoyed by Thousands

The Forks came alive with the multicultural entertainment of Folklorama Kick-off. Over the six-hour celebration, approximately 20,000 people got a taste of to expect over the 14-day festival. “What a great night with a

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Surprise 65th Birthday Party for Arsenia “Baby” Roldan

Surprise 65th Birthday Party for Arsenia “Baby” Roldan

Arsenia “Baby” Roldan celebrates her 65th birthday in a surprise party at the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church, 932 College Avenue given by her family, relatives and friends on Saturday July 8, 2011.

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Pavilion Hopping with Myra Ibabao-Valmonte

Pavilion Hopping with Myra Ibabao-Valmonte

Another year reviewing pavilions meant another year full of great experiences. This Folklorama I was more focused on visiting pavilions I didn’t have a chance to see last year. I was glad I went

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Pavilion Hopping with Loribelle Austria

Pavilion Hopping with Loribelle Austria

These past couple of weeks have been exhausting, exciting, frustrating, and wonderful. It was exhausting hopping from one pavilion to the next (up to 5 per night), but exciting to see the different costumes

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Joint birthday celebrations: Rodel Ambrosio & Loida Panganiban

Joint birthday celebrations: Rodel Ambrosio & Loida Panganiban

A joint party celebration by Bro Rodel Ambrosio and Sister Loida Panganiban was held at the St. Mary’s Church Hall at 932 College Avenue last July 24, 2011. The Brothers and Sisters of the

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Folklorama Exchange

Folklorama Exchange

Performing at the Italian Pavilion, Jan Nato sang opera and professional dancer, Farrah Fernando is part of the Chai Folk Ensemble at the Israel Shalom Square Pavilion

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FCTPAM Annual Family Picnic and Fishing Derby

FCTPAM Annual Family Picnic and Fishing Derby

The Filipino Technical Professionals Association of Manitoba (FCTPAM) officers, members and guests gathered together at Selkirk Park in Selkirk, Manitoba for their Annual Family Picnic and Fishing Derby on August 13, 2011. Registration for

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Celebrating Swaggerville during Filipino Night with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Celebrating Swaggerville during Filipino Night with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Over 100 Winnipeg Blue Bomber fans from the Filipino Journal celebrated Swaggerville with a pre-game fiesta during the Bombers-Eskimo game at Canad Inns Stadium earlier this month. Everyone that attended the game were provided

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Nayong Pilipino Pavilion Folklorama 2011

Nayong Pilipino Pavilion Folklorama 2011

Congratulations to the many volunteers and performers who have made this year’s Folklorama an amazing success! Enjoy yourself as you experience the sights, sounds and hospitality of the Nayong Pilipino pavilion

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The 10th PBA Winnipeg Tournament was a success!

The 10th PBA Winnipeg Tournament was a success!

by: Riel Santos The summer brings the heat inside the hardcourt of University of Winnipeg as teams from the Juvenile, Midgets, Men’s, and Bantam divisions battle during the 10th PBA Winnipeg Tournament last June

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