Kurama Himatsuri Festival


Friday, October 26th 2012 Come in your favorite character and get a chance to win exciting prizes from BTC as we celebrate one of Japan’s otherworldly festival, Kurama Himatsuri Festival!


In your costume and by registering, you can already win exciting prizes! Or join the group skit and win the grand prize! How to register? Just purchase 200php from any of the BTC tenants from October 22 to 26 and present your receipt at the registration booth during the event.


And on the same date, the cosplay photo exhibit will be on display for a week as Banilad Town Center acknowledges the art and culture that our young (and young at heart) Cebuanos love. Cosplay Metro photo exhibit is captured by 2 of Cebu’s top cosplay photographers, Ygie Aniban and Homer Medici!


See you there and don’t miss out on a day of fun and surprises! REGISTRATION STARTS AT 3:30PM ON OCTOBER 26, 2012.


Titiles to be Awarded

1. Best Group Skit

2. Best Female Cosplayer

3. Best Male Cosplayer

4. Best Kiddo Cosplayer


For the Online Photo Contest:

1. BTC’s choice

2. Most Number of Likes



And many more raffle prizes!




Any questions? Drop your questions below this blog post! 🙂


Join the online Photo Contest! Here’s how:

While waiting for the exciting Fire Festival, eager costume players may join the Cosplay Online Photo Contest!

To join, simply “Like” the BTC Facebook page at www.facebook.com/baniladtowncenter and upload your best cosplay picture on the BTC wall.

Your post should also include (1) your most favorite spot at Banilad Town Centre and (2) the tagline “See you at BTC’s Halloween Event: Kurama Himatsuri Festival on Friday, October 26 #btckurama.”

Each contestant may submit up to 3 entries. Two winners will be announced during the Kurama Himatsuri Festival on the 26th: (1) the entry with the most number of “Likes” and (2) BTC’s choice. One Facebook like is equal to one entry.

So post your picture now and invite your friends to visit BTC’s Facebook page and “Like” your entry. This contest runs until October 26, 12:00NN.