LAS PIÑAS CITY – The festive spirit of the holiday season shone brightly in Las Piñas City as the local government, led by Mayor Imelda Aguilar and Vice Mayor April Aguilar, held its much-anticipated tree lighting ceremony, and the launch of “Love Las Piñas Christmas.”
The event, held on Thursday night at the City Hall Quadrangle, marked a significant moment for the city, symbolizing not only the joy of the season but also the unity and resilience of the Las Piñas community.
The ceremony was attended by several city hall officials, alongside a large gathering of residents, all eager to partake in the festive cheer.
The mayor, in her address, emphasized the importance of unity and community spirit, especially during the festive season despite the recent pandemic.
The ceremony featured a spectacle of lights and music, beginning with a chorale performance from the students of the Dr. Filemon C. Aguilar Memorial College of Las Piñas and a duet performance from Las Piñas City’s Monterozo twins that showcased local talent, adding to the evening's entertainment and festive atmosphere.
By the end of the event, the celebration culminated with the lighting of the Christmas tree and a pyrotechnics display, illuminating the sky with a kaleidoscope of colors, adding to the festive mood and symbolizing the vibrant and dynamic nature of the city. (PNA)