Obando Fertility Rites held from May 17 to 19 in Obando, Bulacan. Massive numbers of men and women dance towards the town church praying for a wife, husband or a child. The pilgrims dance to San Pascual Baylon, Santa Clara de Assisi or the Virgen de Salambao for their wishes.
The MassKara Festival, also known as the Festival of Smiles, is a week-long celebration held in October each year in Bacolod City, Philippines. The festival features a street dance competition where people from all walks of life converge on the streets to see dancers in colorful, smiling masks gyrating to the rhythm of Latin musical beats in a display of mastery, gaiety, coordination and stamina.