Phoenix set to announce ‘Araw’ events

Phoenix Petroleum Philippines, the Davao-based leading independent oil firm, is set to announce today it’s line-up of events for the 80th Araw ng Dabaw Festival next month.

Phoenix Petroleum Vice President for External Affairs Raymond Zorilla will unveil the corporate-sponsored events in a formal press conference today at Go Hotel Davao.

“Every year, the City celebrates the Araw ng Dabaw Festival, an event commemorating Davao’s foundation as a city. It is celebrated with exciting activities that showcase the colorful history and traditions of Davao City,” Phoenix said in an emailed statement.

Phoenix will be staging three major sports events starting with the 9th Phoenix Open slated March 11 at the Rancho Palos Verdes Golf and Country Club followed by two motor sports events–Cyclomax Motocross on March 18-19 at the Moto X racetrack in Sitio Kauswagan, Barangay Langub and the Maxxis 4×4 Cup Extreme Off Road Challenge onMarch 18-19.

The other two events are the Phoenix Mega Music Live on March 17-18 at the Phoenix Lanang Mega Station and the Free Jeepney Ride on March 16-19 within the city proper and other event venues.