Every December, Zamboanga City’s historic City Hall is awash in colors, lights, and finery to welcome the yuletide season. Pascua na Zamboanga (Christmas in Zamboanga) is celebration that brings together families and communities with fun-filled and wholesome activities, most notable of which is the annual countdown, the Grand Lighting Ceremony, that unveils the beautiful light displays at City Hall and other nearby landmarks, courtesy of the local government of Zamboanga thru its General Services Office.
Each year features a different theme and look – all to the delight and joy of children and families:
Pascua na Zamboanga 2017: Angeles de Navidad
Pascua na Zamboanga 2016: It’s A Small World
Pascua na Zamboanga 2015: Candyland
Pascua na Zamboanga 2014: Paz
City Hall, bedecked in lights with the music of Christmas, is a breathtaking spectacle and a must-see extravaganza which makes Christmas for Zamboangueños extra special.
Date: December each year
Venue: City Hall, NS Valderrosa Street, Zamboanga City