It’s a dream come true!
Finally barangay San Jose emerged champion in the city’s Feria de Candon Lighted tricycle parade contest recently.
This year’s “ELECTROLAND… a Movie Character Experience in Candon City” was in full display to all the participating barangay entries to the delight of overflowing crowd that witnessed the said event.
San Jose’ frozen’ character was striking and fully lighted with shining bright white dominated color decors surrounding it.
San Jose had to wait for three years as San Isidro dominated the contest for the last three years.
San Isidro was elevated to the Hall of Fame this year making it ineligible to participate in the contest thou it was given special recognition.
Second placer was the entry of Allangigan Primero and Allangigan Segundo with Mulan character while San Nicolas and Oaig Daya’s entry of car came in third place.
Darapidap entry (finding Nemo) was fourth while Calaoa-an and Ayudante’s entry of popeye ended up fifth.
Special recognition was given to San Juan ( Pirates of Carribean).
The lighted tricycle parade contest was the city’s version of the district-wide electrical float parade competition.
Barangay officials joined their entries as they stayed in front during the parade which started in front of Candon National High School, Bagani Campo passing along the central business district of the city including front of the city’s public market where the judges, and city officials and other guests judged and watched respectively.