Tangub City

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The city was formerly called Regidor until 1930 when it was given its current name.[1]

Geography

Tangub is located on the northern shores of Panguil Bay.

Barangays

Tangub is politically subdivided into 55 barangays. Template:Columns-list

Climate

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Demographics

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In the Template:PH wikidata, the population of Tangub was Template:PH wikidata people,Template:PH census with a density of Template:Convert.

Festivals

Tangub, through its Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe, is a regular participant of the Sinulog Festival, a festival held in Cebu City. This festival is the pageantry of sights, sounds and colors as it honors and pays homage to the patron saint of Cebu, Sr. Santo Niño, the child Jesus. The highlights of the festival is from January 9–18, yearly. Tangub City has won a record of twelve grand champion streak in the Sinulog-Based Category of the festival.

Through the recent years, Tangub has been popularly dubbed as the Christmas Symbols Capital of the Philippines.

Tangub City has its own festival - Dalit Festival. It is in honor of the city's patron saint, Saint Michael the Archangel. It is celebrated every 29 September-the feast day of St. Michael. It is participated by the city's baranggays through clusters represented by local schools.

Sister cities of Tangub

See also

References

  1. History and Heritage, City Government of Tangub, retrieved 2012

External links

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