Municipality of Belison Celebrate Biray Festival 2022
Municipality of Belison celebrate its Annual Biray Festival last June 1, 2022 after two years interruption done by COVID 19 Pandemic.
Biray was Religious festival originally celebrated by the religious sectors headed by The Iglesia Filipina Independiente in honor to Virgin Mary after a long month of Flores de Mayo and holy rosary, Belisongnons gathered in the beachfront to take part in the festivities and programs organized by the Local Government Unit of BELISON. To officially opened the said event, we have the Holly mass celebrated by the Iglesia Filipina Independiente (IFI) then followed by the fluvial parade.
As part of the programmed, Mr. Noli E. Pagunsan Executive assistant and Municipal Tourism Officer of Belison gives his Welcome address and Message for this year Biray theme: “Kruhay! Biray sa Pagugwad, Iririmaw tatun isara ka pamilya nga Belisongon”.
Mr. Pagunsan said that Kruhay Belisongnon! Biray this year is a celebration kang pag tiriripon kang isara ka pamilya nga mapag -on kag may paghugpong matapus nga nalampuhasan natun ang bahol nga hangkat kang pandemya amu ang covid 19 kag ang pag pasalamat sa tagsa tagsa kay ninyo nga Belisongnon sa pagdayun kang kalinung kag cooperasyun. He also welcomes all tourist, guest, visitors who witness this year Biray and Promised that next year biray would be more fun, exiting, festive and memorable if we belisongnon maintain it safe and peaceful.
He added that our Municipal Mayor Hon. Christopher H. Piccio extend his greetings to all Belisongnon and devotees of virgin Mary a MALIPAYON NGA BIRAY FESTIVAL, Mayor Piccio also extend his thankful gratitude to all committee who are behind this successful Event which are the Religious Sectors, PDRMMO, COST GUARD, Belison PNP, Belison BFP, MHO Belison, BARANGAY Captains and Barangay Officials, MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS, MDRRMO, Municipal Employees, Guardians, and Transport Sectors. Mayor Christopher Piccio also appeal and remind everyone to Please let’s make our Biray 2022 Happy, Memorable, safe and Peaceful. UGWAD TA BELISON..!