This year's Helobung Festival will be held on November 6- 11. It is Lake Sebu's most anticipated and well-attended festival in celebration of the rich culture and traditions of the people particularly of the Tboli tribe and is also a thanksgiving for a bountiful harvest.
|A young Tboli girl in traditional costume during the Helobung Festival street dancing competition in Lake Sebu|
The week-long Helobung Festival also coincides with the founding anniversary of Lake Sebu, the summer capital and eco-cultural center of South Cotabato.
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Where to Stay and Eat in Lake Sebu
There are a lot of resorts in Lake Sebu offering high quality accommodations and food, but here are two of our most recommended for an enjoyable and memorable Helobung Festival experience. Book ahead!