Bicol Fluvial Parade for the Feast Day of Our Lady of Penafrancia

Invitation to all BCCA and devotees of Virgin of Penafrancia

Bicol_PROn September 15, 2018 ( 3rd Saturday ) is the Feast Day of Our Lady of Penafrancia, the Patroness of the Bicol Region in the Philippines.

The Devotees of the Virgin of Penafrancia from the Bicol Canada Community Association (BCCA) together with the Organizers of the 9 Day House to House Novena are hosting the celebration, beginning with the traditional Fluvial Parade at the Bluffers Park Lake at Brimley Rd. in Scarborough, Ontario (by the Lake) and an evening Mass Celebration at the Our Lady of Assumption Church at 2565 Bathurst St., Toronto.

DETAILS OF THE FEAST DAY CELEBRATION : SEPTEMBER 15, 2018 ( 3rd SATURDAY )

MORNING CELEBRATION AT THE BLUFFERS PARK & MARINA at Brimley Rd. South ( by the Lake )  

8:30 AM – Assembly for the procession of the Virgin to the Dock at the Bluffers Park Marina, where the Fluvial Parade will start. (Eastside of the Bluffers Park Marina)

9:30 AM – PROCESSION TO THE DOCK STARTS

10:00 TO 11:30 AM FLUVIAL PARADE ON THE LAKE

• Devotions will be celebrated at the park after the Fluvial Parade.

• Pot Luck lunch ( picnic ) at the Park will follow after the Devotions.

REMINDER : FOR THOSE THAT WISHES TO SAIL WITH THE FLUVIAL PARADE ON THE LAKE

PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LIFE JACKETS. (You can purchase them at the Canadian Tire or sports store. You can re-use them next year and every year). Each province will be allocated with one sail boat that can accommodate 4 to 5 Devotees. (first come first serve, to those with Life Jackets ).      

EVENING CELEBRATION AT THE LADY OF ASSUMPTION CHURCH at 2565 Bathurst St. Toronto.

6:45 PM Starts with a procession of the Virgin of Penafrancia around the church yard.

7:00 PM Con-Celebrated Holy Mass with Bicolano Priest.

After the Holy Mass a Fiesta/Celebration will follow at the Church Hall.

Kumustahan, Karakanan, Baraylihan asin Kaogmahan sa Kapistahan para “ Viva La Virgen “.                                                  

For more information:

• Felix and Mayette Reyes   Tel # 905 896-4958 – 9 days House to House novena and evening celebration

• Annie and Julio Buiza         Tel # 416 699-0708 Evening Celebration

• Jennifer Amaranto               Tel # 647 502-5286   Evening Celibration

• Toti and Naty Gutierrez      Tel # 416 751-9437   (Fluvial Parade)

• Gidget dela Torre                 Tel# 647 531-1582    (Fluvial Parade)

• Earl Francis Dacara               Tel # 647 302-3508 (Fluvial Parade)

• Paeng Nebres                       Tel # 416 618-1362   (Fluvial Parade & Novena)

(PRESS RELEASE)

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