Bacolod City to Host 3-Day Chicken Inasal Festival
Bacolod City, Philippines – The city of Bacolod is set to host a three-day Chicken Inasal Festival starting today, from May 26 to 28, 2023. The festival will feature various activities, including a Chicken Inasal grilling competition, a chicken inasal cook-off, and a chicken inasal awards ceremony.
The festival will kick off on Friday, May 26, with a chicken inasal grilling competition at North Capitol Road. The competition will feature 80 participants who will compete to grill the best chicken inasal. The winner of the competition will receive a cash prize of PHP 100,000.
On Saturday, May 27, the festival will host a chicken inasal cook-off at the Manokan Country. The cook-off will feature 15 barangays competing to create the best chicken inasal dish. The winner of the cook-off will receive a cash prize of PHP 50,000.
The festival will conclude on Sunday, May 28, with a chicken inasal awards ceremony at the SM Atrium. The awards ceremony will honor the best chicken inasal restaurants in Bacolod.
The Chicken Inasal Festival is a celebration of Bacolod’s signature dish. Chicken inasal is a grilled chicken dish that is marinated in a mixture of vinegar, soy sauce, garlic, and spices. It is a popular dish in Bacolod and is considered one of the best in the Philippines.
The festival is expected to attract thousands of visitors from all over the Philippines. It is an excellent opportunity to experience the best of Bacolod’s culinary scene.
Here are some of the highlights of the festival:
- Chicken inasal grilling competition
- Chicken inasal cook-off
- Chicken inasal awards ceremony
- Live music and entertainment
- Food stalls and vendors
- Family-friendly activities
If you are planning to visit Bacolod City during the festival, here are some tips:
- Book your hotel early, as hotels tend to fill up quickly during the festival.
- Wear comfortable shoes, as you will be doing a lot of walking.
- Bring sunscreen and a hat, as it can get hot during the day.
- Be prepared to eat a lot of chicken inasal!
I hope you enjoy the festival!