Ilocos Norte holds summer weekend markets
Ilocos Norte will display its famous food and other prized products for five weekends starting on the Lenten weekend (March 25 to 27), the Ilocos Norte Tourism Office (INTO) said.
The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) said INTO is banking on Ilocano bestsellers like the abel (woven), sukang Iloko, bugnay and duhat wine, tupig (rice cake), rice coffee, bawang (garlic) to bring in more people and income for the locals entrepreneurs.
INTO head was quoted by PIA as saying that last year’s summer market attracted more than 350,000 tourists.
The weekend market will reportedly be held at the Ilocos Norte Dap-Ayan.
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