Iloilo City is all fired-up for the Dinagyang Festival 2015 held on the fourth week of January. One of the main highlights of the festival is the Dinagyang Ati Competition, a choreographed street dance showdown among that showcases the history, talent, artistry, and religious fervor of the Ilonggos.

While we excitedly count down the days before the main event on January 24, 2015, here is a sneak peek of the performances of the tribes that will be competing for this year’s championship trophy:

Tribu Ilonganon

From Jalandoni Memorial National High School

Tribu Atub Atub

From Barangay Veterans Village, Iloilo City

Tribu Panayanon

From Iloilo City National High School, Iloilo City

Tribu Paghidaet

From La Paz National High School, Iloilo City

Tribu Ilawudnon

From Fort San Pedro National High School

Tribu Milagrosa

From Passi City

Tribu Salognon

From Jaro National High School, Iloilo City

Tribu Baybayanon

From Brgy. Calaparan, Arevalo, Iloilo City

Tribu Obreros

From Bo. Oberero National High School

In case you missed it, here’s a feature video of the Dinagyang 2015 Pamukaw event taken last month:

Thank you to Simply Iloilo for sharing these videos. To learn more about the festivities, visit the Iloilo Dinagyang 2015 Schedule and Iloilo Dinagyang Festival Guide. Looking for a place to stay in Iloilo? Visit our Iloilo Hotel Guide.

Have you already picked your favorite tribu? Tell us on the comments below.