SCENE CITY| Halloween fun lives with tradition

IT IS not purely a Western or an English tradition that has lived on and is held every time October 31 comes around. As is observed nearly all over the world, we are amazed with the creativity of dress designers, costume and prosthetics experts who join in the competition of the best Halloween costume. The very young children also get so excited, choosing from various costumes sold in the mall.

CHILDREN’S Category

CHILDREN’S Category

In the Philippines, we hear stories from the old folks of the “Mangangaluluwa”… meaning even the Filipinos of old had their own version of Halloween.

1ST placer adult category (Fire Demon)

1ST placer adult category (Fire Demon)

2ND placer Adult Category (Ang Mangkukulam)

2ND placer Adult Category (Ang Mangkukulam)

3RD placer Adult Category (Wonder Woman)

3RD placer Adult Category (Wonder Woman)

4TH placer adult category (Batman)

4TH placer adult category (Batman)

5TH placer Adult category (The Road Warrior)

5TH placer Adult category (The Road Warrior)

Thus, even hotels set aside this day to hold an event which is sure to draw families to this adventure of ghosts, creatures of the night and scary attire. This year, The Royal Mandaya Hotel again drew the participants to its exciting Halloween event, with children and adults coming in very imaginative creations and scary designs to compete for prizes of the best in costume

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