The 60th season of the Palarong Pambansa was officially opened at the EBJ Stadium in San Jose de Buenavista, Antique on April 23, 2017.
The festivities which ended with a fireworks display began with the delegates parading their regional colors and unique culture. Selected learners from various schools in Antique also graced the event with their energetic and colorful dance performances of both traditional and contemporary pieces.
Southeast Asian Games 50-gold medal holder Ms. Elma Muros-Posadas was also named the first Palarong Pambansa Lifetime Achievement Awardee for her sterling athletic career and being an inspiration to young Filipino athletes here and abroad.
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