caracolWitness how the city of Makati festive on cultural heritage and environment conservation but visiting the Caracol Festival 2012, happening today!

From 2:30 pm to 5pm, bring the whole family in Philippine Stock Exchange, Ayala Triangle Gardens and see how a business district transforms into a street party!

It is the city’s own version of the Mardi Gras where students will troop to the streets clad in their colorful nature-inspired costumes.caracol 2

Caracol was conceptualized in 1986 and kicked off the Fiesta Islands program of the Department of Tourism in 1989.

Caracol is a Spanish term for snail. During this time, people are urged to enjoy life and the bounties of Mother Earth and also promotes the importance of preserving and conserving our natural resources.