Viva Señor Sto. Nino, Viva!

The drumbeats, street merry makings, and paint ridden bodies are all but a sign of the people of Kabankalan glorifying the "Holy Child". Annually, Sinulog De Kabankalan is a well celebrated event that hoards a number of visitors from neighbouring cities and provinces. Despite its popularity little is known about it as it coins the same title as the festivities held every third week of January in Cebu.

So, how did Sinulog De Kabankalan start?