Mrs. PhilFest 2014

Meet the Candidates for Mrs. PhilFest 2014: Janella Puyot (PCG), Lari Cummings-Ongoco (IUSA), Madonna Manansala (PPAC), Amy Feir Uy (PAAT), Dinah Speck (PNA-GC) and Jo Luistro (TABASCO).


PhilFest 2014 Entertainment Schedule

Enjoy PhilFest 2014 non-stop entertainment by watching the various performers who have volunteered their time and effort to make this festival a success: Friday, April 4 Saturday, April 5 Sunday,[Read more...]


CITIZEN PINOY goes to the Biggest Filipino Festival in the Tampa Bay Area in Florida to Answer Your Immigration Questions!

CITIZEN PINOY is now on its ninth year of providing public service to Kapamilya across the US. In a continuing effort to bring Kapamilya the latest immigration updates, the award-winning and most trusted immigration show goes to Tampa, Florida on Sunday, APRIL 6, 2014. CITIZEN PINOY will be part of the biggest Filipino festiva in the Tampa Bay Area – PhilFest 2014.


PAAT Easter Family Picnic

Mark your calendars for the annual Pilipino-American Association of Tampa Bay (PAAT) “Easter Family Picnic” to be held at the PAAT Pavilion at the PhilFest grounds on Saturday, April 19th 2014 starting at 12 noon!!!!


PPAC Performs at International Cruise Convention

Once again, the Philippine Performing Arts Company, Inc.was invited by the Philippine Ministry of Tourism to grace the Philippine booth at the annual International Cruise Convention held at the Miami Convention Center on Tuesday, March 11, 2014.


Thank You from PAAT

It was another successful event with about 245 guests in attendance all spectacularly dressed in Gatsby outfits that everybody is still talking about it. There were no long speeches except for my short welcome speech and the recognition of past PAAT presidents and their families. Food was catered by Bayan Catering ang the Merienda Cena by Jolen’s Catering.


Tawag ng Tanghalan 2014 Singing Competition

“Tawag ng Tanghalan” is solo vocal competition to be held on Friday, April 4, 2014 at 8:00PM at PhilFest. It is open to any Filipino-American, 16 years or older. Each contestant may or may not represent a Filipino-American organization, county or state and must not have won first prize in any past “Tawag ng Tanghalan” competition at PhilFest.


PhilFest Revolution 2014

“PhilFest Revolution” is an annual dance competition and showcase where teams from all over the state of Florida come together to compete with one another displaying the dances of Filipino culture with a mix of hip-hop. Watch it on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex in Tampa, FL.


Tanghalang Pambata 2014 Children’s Talent Competition

The Philippine Cultural Foundation, Inc. is now accepting applications to “Tanghalang Pambata 2014″ Children’s Talent Competition to be held during PhilFest on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 1:00PM at the Sinagtala Theater of the Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex (PhilFest Grounds) located at 14301 Nine Eagles Drive, Tampa, FL 33626.


Yugyugan 2014 at PhilFest

As a major event at PhilFest 2014, the Philippine Cultural Foundation is proud to present “Yugyugan 2014″ Street Dancing Competition on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 2:30PM at the Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex, also known as PhilFest Grounds.


Consulate-on-Wheels 2014 on April 2-4, 2014

Once again, the Embassy of the Philippines will organize a Consular Outreach in Tampa, Florida from Wednesday to Friday, April 2-4, 2014, culminating in a Dual Citizenship Ceremony at 4PM on April 4 as a grand opening event at PhilFest 2014.


Classical Concert Series 2014 Features Local Fil-Am Artists

The Philippine Cultural Foundation, Inc. is proud to present its Classical Concert Series Program for 2014 featuring sopranos Carissa Chanrasmi and Rhovi Ann Allado, alto Connie Chanrasmi, baritone Vic Omila, Jr., bass Jeff Ryan Miraflor and pianist Nhick Ramiro Pacis on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 3:00PM at the the Bayanihan Arts and Events Center.

Hotel Accommodations at PhilFest 2014

If you are from out-of-town and will need of hotel accommodations during PhilFest 2014, Courtyard and Residence Inn by Marriott and Hilton Garden Inn are offering special discounts for PhilFest guests. Both hotels are in the vicinity of the Bayanihan Arts and Events Center. Just mention “PhilFest” to avail of these discounts.


ARTE: On-The-Spot Art Competition on Philippine Culture

As part of ARTE 2014 visual art program, the Philippine Cultural Foundation, Inc. (PCFI) is organizing the first-ever “On-The-Spot Art Competition” on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the Philippine Cultural Enrichment Complex (aka PhilFest Grounds) at 14301 Nine Eagles Drive in Tampa, Florida.


Musikong Kawayan Performs at Nurses Helping Hands

Musikong Kawayan Bamboo Ensemble performed two Christmas shows for the residents of Nurses Helping Hands Assisted Living Facilities in Dunedin and Pinellas Park, Florida as part of its outreach program to provide entertainment to people who are not capable of going to the Bayanihan Arts and Events Center.


Welcome to the Philippine Cultural Foundation, Inc. website!

The Philippine Cultural Foundation, Inc. (PCFI) is a 501 (c)(3), non-profit umbrella organization for Filipino-American organizations based in the Tampa Bay Area in Florida. The Foundation aims to preserve and present Philippine heritage and culture as its legacy for future generations and to contribute to the diversity of this region and the State of Florida.

PCFI is located at the Bayanihan Arts and Events Center at 14301 Nine Eagles Drive, Tampa, FL 33626.