BACOLOD City – The city government will be giving free chicken inasal to senior citizens during the celebration of the 2nd Bacolod Chicken Inasal Festival here.
According to Councilor Cindy Rojas they already received 25 chicken inasal vendors to join the 300-meter long of chicken barbeque grill on May 25.
“Last year, we provided a total of 3,000 chickens, but this year, they will add more chickens to occupy the San Sebastian Street,” she said.
Rojas noted the city government selected senior citizens to be the beneficiaries of this year’s event.
“Last year, the beneficiaries were the street children were they joined the boodle fight and this time we chose senior citizens of Bacolod,” the city councilor said.
She also explained that there will be tickets to be provided by the city government during the celebration.
The Sangguniang Panlungsod has approved amendments in City Ordinance No. 482 series of 2009 last 2018 which institutionalized the festival featuring the famous chicken inasal.
“Chicken Inasal Festival is the promotion of food tourism here in Bacolod City,” she said./PN