25 Oct Sum-ag team wins MassKara drum beating contest
The Barangay Sum-ag Drum Beaters was declared the champion during the grand finals of the MassKara Drum Beating Competition held Thursday night (October 20) at the Bacolod Public Plaza.
The Sum-ag drum beaters received P11,000 in cash prize.
Magsungay drum beaters was first runner-up and received P8,000; Barangay Bata drum beaters was second runner-up and got P6,000.
The rest of the eight participants—Barangays Tangub, Singcang-Airport, Banago, Paglaum-Mansilingan, and 34— received a consolation prize of P3,000 each.
Photo 1: CHAMPION. Sum-ag drumbeaters with Mayor Evelio Leonardia and Festival Director Eli Tajanlangit (center).
Photo 2: FIRST RUNNER-UP. Magsungay drumbeaters with Mayor Evelio Leonardia (center).
Photo 3: SECOND RUNNER-UP. Brgy. Bata drumbeaters with Mayor Leonardia (rightmost)