last Sunday of August to first week of September-Tanjay, Negros Oriental
The festival features evening novenas participated in by more than 40 clans, which culminate in a nocturnal fluvial procession at the Tanjay River.
September 1-29-Venue: Irosin, Sorsogon
This features a cultural show, trade fair, and a street dance depicting the archangels’ victory over the “Black” Angels.
Bicol Food Festival
September 1-30-Naga City
This is a festival of Bicol cuisine: pinangat and laing, bicol Express, inolokan or tilmak, pecadillo and cocido.
September 1-8-Calbayog City
The festival features street dancers dressed as cocks swaying to the beat of ancient Samareño instruments.
T’boli Tribal Festival
3rd week-South Cotabato
This is a gathering of the major ethnolinguistic groups in the province together with representatives from Davao.
Peñafrancia Fiesta Festival
3rd Sunday of September-Naga City, Camarines Sur
This is a religious festival honoring Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia, the patroness of the Bicol Region River.
September 25-Tangub City
This showcases local rituals, dances, and way of life.
September 28-29-Nassiping, Gattaran, Cagayan
This commemorates centuries-old religious and cultural tradition based on the life of St. Michael.
September 29-Basey, Samar
This celebrates the banig and the kawayan crafts industry flourishing in Basey.
Linapit Food Sharing Festival
September 30-Gueday, Besno
This is a festival with a delightful pre-planting feast at its core where natives share their food with everyone.