The word Panagbenga came from the Kankanaey language. This language has been spoken in many Asian countries like Philippines and Malaysia etc.
The literal meaning of Panagbenga festival in the English language is flower festival but it has been translated as the season of blooming. It has been translated into different words too, by the locals but the meaning of all of those words are same which represent the flower, blooming, season and festival.
Expect in The Panagbenga Festival?
While the festival is linked with the flowers and known as the festival of the flowers but it is more than just that.
From the opening parade to closing ceremonies, you can expect many things there including Panagbenga festival music, Panagbenga festival dance, food, shopping, street dance and much more.