Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada has announced the activities lined up for the upcoming 447th Araw ng Maynila on June 24, highlighting the city’s numerous achievements and historical events.
The city chief executive said the celebration will start today, June 18, with the awarding of Outstanding Employees and City Service Awardees at the City Hall’s Bulwagang Villegas at 2 pm.
From June 19 to 21, the Division of City Schools leads the awarding of Outstanding Educators at the Century Park Hotel at 1 pm, and a youth concert to be led by the Manila Youth Bureau at the Rajah Sulayman Park at 7 pm. The concert is free and open to the public for them to appreciate and listen to the talents of the city’s homegrown bands.
The former President will also honor Manila’s senior citizens in the “Gabi ng Parangal Para sa mga Nakatatandang Manilenyo” (Awards Night for Elder Manileños) to be held at the Universidad de Manila starting at 4 pm.