tobacco-festival-4Tobacco Festival is an Annual Festival to promote major industry of the city, tobacco, and is celebrated during the cityhood anniversary. Activities include open street dancing competition, marching band competition, Miss Virginia Tobacco, tobacco rolling, calamay (rice cake) eating contest, basketball with celebrities, beach bikini open, Search for Miss Gay Ilocandia, concerts, singing contests, motocross, mountain bike competition and boxing.

feriaFERIA DE CANDON, also an annual celebration in Candon City which features the ONE-TOWN-ONE-PRODUCT (OTOP) brand of Ilocos Sur. Celebrated during the first week of December highlighting the events such as the grandeur of “Parade of Lights” and “Trade Fair”.