On the 120th Anniversary of the Battle of Tres de Abril, Palm Grass, The Cebu Heritage Hotel will celebrate its 1st Grand Opening Anniversary with “SAYAW, SINGGIT, SAULOG SA UNANG TUIG SA PALM GRASS” on April 3, 2018.
The celebration will be from 3pm-9pm at the hotel lobby, at the function hall Hawanan Tres de Abril and restaurant Kapihan ni Lumaya.
As the only heritage hotel in Cebu, Palm Grass named its different areas, floors, suite rooms, signature dishes and drinks to celebrate and pay tribute to the legacy and sacrifices of the 2,500 Cebuano Katipuneros who fought in the 1898 Cebu Revolution/Battle of Tres de Abril led by Leon Kilat.
The main event is Sayaw, Singgit sa Tres de Abril (Cheer Chant Contest 2018) to be participated in by youth groups in the city.
Other exciting activities include:
• Horseback riders dressed as Katipuneros ride from Colon Bridge to Palm Grass. Colon Bridge or Puente dela Revoluccion was where the Spaniards retreated 120 years ago;
• Arnis Demonstration (native martial arts used by Katipuneros) by Cacoy Doce Pares;
• Leon Kilat book presentation to his descendants;
• Release of the Video Interview of Leon Kilat book author Emil Justimbaste produced by Video Creator Prospero Laput (Asia Pacific Focus Features of Hong Kong), assisted by University of the Philippines- Cebu and University of San Carlos students.
Dinner Buffet with lechon and Cebuano dishes will be available for only P369.00 per person and P120.00 discount will be given to the first 10 customers/guests.
So what are you waiting for? Celebrate this memorable day with us at the Cebu's Only heritage hotel!