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120th Anniversary of the Opening of Malolos Congress

Update: The celebration for the Opening of Malolos Congress tomorrow (15 September 2018) is cancelled due to Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut). A simpler wreath-laying rite will be held instead. This story will be updated once new information becomes available.

Barasoain Church will host the celebration for this year's Anniversary of the Opening of Malolos Congress which will be held on 15 September 2018. This year will be the 120th anniversary of the said event.

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines - Barasoain Church Historical Landmark, Provincial Government of Bulacan and City Government of Malolos, with the participation of the community of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish - Barasoain Church are the chief organizers of the event.

​Senator Vicente C. Sotto III be the honored guest of this year's event. It will begin at 8:00 AM in Barasoain Church on 15 September 2018, Saturday.

​The celebration of the Anniversary of the Malolos Congress commemorates its opening session with delegates from various parts of the country, gathered to begin the national convention of the Philippine revolutionary government. It showcased the ability of the Filipinos to independently lead the country from foreign intervention.

The invitation and official program pamphlet can be viewed here.

​Everybody is invited to attend the said event.