This Kite Festival is the Biggest in SoCCSKSarGen

Expected to draw crowds of tourists and participants, the Kite Festival that is happening in Alabel, Sarangani Province on May 8-9, 2014, is definitely the biggest of its kind in SoCCSKSarGen.

In my previous post, I have featured the mechanics of the Kite Festival 2014 as well as videos you can get inspiration from.

Kite enthusiasts from as far as Pampanga and Manila have already expressed intention to take part in the Alabel Kite Festival 2014.

For those who don’t know yet how to get to Alabel, here’s a simple guide.

How to Get to the Alabel Kite Festival Site

The site of the Alabel Kite Festival 2014 is at Goldenboy Farm, Alabel, Sarangani Province.



Quick facts:

  • The gateway to Alabel is General Santos City. For most visitors, GenSan is going to be your starting point. Take a plane ride to General Santos International Aiport or any ride that takes you to General Santos City.
  • From General Santos City, you can take the public multicabs at the following terminals:
    -KCC Mall of GenSan
    -Lagao Public Market
    -Queen Tuna Park
    -Dadiangas Sun Trading
  • You may also hire vans, jeepneys, multicabs, tricycles, or taxis to Alabel, Sarangani Province.
  • The Kite Festival Site is found about 150 meters away from the Alabel Municipal Grounds. (see map)

As to accommodations, has a list of affordable hotels you can choose from: Hotels in GenSan.

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