SAMAL, Bataan – The weeklong activity in celebration of the 378th Founding Anniversary of Samal town with the theme, “Pamana ng Kasaysayan, Liwanag ng Samal” highlights the Kapis products in different creative designs from renowned artists/designers of said town.
In her message, during the float and street dancing competition, Mayor Gene dela Fuente stressed that she wants to bring back the glory that kapis products originally was from the town of Samal.
Mayor dela Fuente emphasized that she together with other officials of the local government of Samal are trying their best to retain the honor and notable achievement that, Samal town was the source of all kapis products being sold and distributed in the different market outlets locally and internationally.
It will be noted that Mayor Gene dela Fuente designed and adorned the Municipal Hall of Samal in her term with unique kapis design and displayed undauntingly kapis designs in different event and activities especially during Christmas season.
During the 378th Founding Anniversary, which started with a mass officiated by Bishop Ruperto Santos last Monday, Mayor dela Fuente once again made history by having the Kapis Festival 2019 as the centerpiece of the celebration giving the opportunity to the Sangguniang Kabataan, designers and artists to create their own concept on the float using kapis products in the five clustered barangays of which the result was truly amazing, proudly staging the works of a true-blooded Samaleño.