Gabii sa Kabilin 2024: Celebrating Beloved Bisaya

Are you ready to experience Cebu’s vibrant heritage and celebrate it anew? This May 10, 2024 from 6PM to midnight, 22 museums and heritage sites in Cebu, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, and Talisay City, will ignite a sense of belongingness and pride of place to be able to say, “Of course, I am Bisaya!” Here are seven reasons why you should join Gabii sa Kabilin 2024.


Rediscover Your Heritage
Gabii sa Kabilin offers participants a unique opportunity to reflect on their roots and rediscover the rich cultural heritage of Cebu and its people. This year’s theme, “Beloved Bisaya,” celebrates the unique identity and pride of being Bisaya.
Exciting New Theme
Each year, GSK introduces a new theme to provide participants with a fresh and unique experience. The 2024 theme draws inspiration from the legacy of Fr. Francisco Ignacio Alcina, a historian and ethnographer who expressed deep love and pride for the Visayas and its people.
Premium Ticket Experience
Premium tickets are available for only 300 pesos. With a premium ticket, you’ll enjoy priority access to all 22 participating sites, unlimited bus rides, a tartanilla ride, and entry into all GSK-led contests.
Engaging Contests and Activities
Premium ticket holders have exclusive access to four exciting contests: the Snapshot Photo Contest, Minuto Reel Contest, GSK Meme Contest, and the highly anticipated Heritage Hunt. Families holding premium tickets can also enjoy Kids Corners, which offers interactive games and fun activities for children. (Click on the photos on how to join the contests)
Support Local Museums and Heritage Sites
By joining GSK, you immerse yourself in Cebu’s rich heritage and contribute to the preservation and promotion of local museums and heritage sites. Your participation helps support the cultural heritage of the region.
Unforgettable Experiences
Gabii sa Kabilin promises a night filled with exclusive performances, various food bazaars, engaging games and prizes, and immersive cultural experiences. It’s a perfect opportunity to create lasting memories with your family, friends, and fellow enthusiasts.
Community Support
Last year, Gabii sa Kabilin has become a significant event within the community with approximately 9,000 participants. Don’t miss out on this growing cultural phenomenon and be part of something special. Gabii sa Kabilin’s success is made possible by the invaluable contributions of partner museums, local government units, and supporting organizations. By participating, you show your support for the preservation of Cebu’s heritage and culture.


Prepare your taste buds for a delightful culinary experience at Gabii sa Kabilin 2024. This year’s event will feature various Sugbo Mercado food bazaars. From May 9 to 12, between 4PM to 10PM, and on May 10 from 4PM to 1AM, food enthusiasts can indulge in a wide array of mouthwatering dishes.

These are all compelling reasons to join the Gabii sa Kabilin 2024. Enjoy Cebu’s vibrant heritage and embrace the spirit of being a “Beloved Bisaya.” Don’t forget to grab your tickets now and get ready for a night filled with cultural exploration, fun, and unforgettable memories.
For more information and updates, visit the official Gabii sa Kabilin page on Facebook at Stay connected to get the latest news, updates, and exciting announcements about the event.

Photos grabbed from GSK Facebook Page

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