• CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO
Barangay Camingawan bested seven other participants of the Grand Tribal Arena Dance Competition during the 47th Sinulog sa Kabankalan Festival 2023 Sunday in Kabankalan City.
The winning barangay went home with P120,000 in cash plus P2 million worth of projects.
Camingawan also won a cash prize of P20,000 for being adjudged Best in Street Dance, P 10,000 for Best in Choreography, P10,000 for Best in Costume, P10,000 for Best in Tribal Banner (for the designer), and Best in Tribal Queen.
First runner-up was Brgy. Tapi which won P100,000 plus P1.5 million worth of projects; followed by Brgy. Binicuil which won P80,000 in cash plus P1 million worth of prizes for being adjudged second runner-up, and Brgy. 6 which won P50,000 in cash plus P750,000 worth of projects for winning third runner-up.
Brgy. 6 also won a special award for Best Designer.
Brgys. 1, 3, Tan-awan and Salong received consolation prizes of P30,000 each.*