Maraming mga pangyayari sa likod ng nakaraang Tuna Festival.  Sa maraming beses na ako’y naging Festival Director, aakalain ng marami na kahit nakapikit ako eh kaya ko nang patakbuhin ang mga piyesta sa Gensan.  Siempre nakakatulong ang past experiences pero sa tutuo lang bawat taon ay paiba-iba ang mga challenges na kinakaharap namin.  Gusto kong i-share sa inyo, faithful readers, ang mga bagay-bagay para maintindihan nyo ang mga pinagdadaanan naming mga tumutulong sa local government.  Read on…Continue reading

After three years, Gensan’s version of the highly popular American Pop Idol comes home to the Tuna Festival.  I thought about this and asked my friend Dino Veloso to help me conceptualize a singing contest similar to the American Pop Idol.  I only had one person in mind who could handle it and when I offered it to him, I was glad that he shared our enthusiasm.  That was in 2005 and since then Elmer Cequina took care of Gensan Pop Idol like it was his own baby.  It has now grown into the most coveted singing title in Gensan.Continue reading