Pampanga Events You Shouldn’t Miss this 2022


If you’re looking for a unique and incredible experience this December, Pampanga is definitely the place to go. With its vibrant culture, diverse attractions, and grandiose festivals and events, Pampanga has something to offer everyone.

Best of all, Pampanga is just a short 2-hour drive from Manila. So why not make the most of 2022 and experience all that this vibrant province has to offer?

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Upcoming Pampanga Events

Here are some of the must-see events that you shouldn’t miss this 2022.

Fireworks Display at Filinvest Mimosa+

Fireworks Display
Photo from @FilinvestMimosaPlus

As the sun sets on another year, Filinvest Mimosa+ will be ringing in the holiday season with a spectacular fireworks display. Set against the backdrop of running mountains, abundant trees, and shimmering lakes, the display will be a sight to behold. So mark your calendars and join the festive evening of fun and fireworks on November 26, 2022.

Klaypel Land: Arts and Music Festival


The Klaypel Land: Arts and Music Festival will be the biggest music and arts festival in Clark, Pampanga. The month-long festival will feature some of the most talented local artists from all over the Philippines, showcasing their music, art, craftsmanship, and creativity.

With homegrown bands and artists performing on stage, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. The grand art collab by Pinoy visual artists will be a sight to see, and the cultural shows and variety of performances will be a great way to learn more about the Philippines.

There will also be live art, interactive installations, and workshops for those who want to get involved. And, of course, there will be plenty of food and drink options, with hundreds of food merchants in attendance.

And for those who want to take home their experience, booths with local goodies and pasalubong items will also be available at the event.

  • Date: November 30 – December 31, 2022
  • Location: CDC Clark Parade Grounds
  • Ticket Price: Php 150
  • More Info: Klaypel Land

The Holiday Waves 2022 Music Concert

Holiday Waves
Photo from @aquaplanetph

Get ready to celebrate the holidays with a splash! The first Holiday Waves Music Concert will be held on December 17, 2022, at Aqua Planet, the Philippines’ largest and most modern water theme park.

This 3-hour concert will feature holiday-themed music from some of the country’s top artists. So put on your swimsuit, grab your family and friends, and head to Aqua Planet for a day of festive fun!

  • Date: December 17th at 4:00 PM
  • Location: Aqua Planet
  • Ticket Price: Php 1280
  • More Info:  Aqua Planet

Giant Lantern Festival

Giant Lantern Festival - Ligligan Parul
Photo from fb/@GiantLantern

Captivating lanterns of all shapes and sizes will light up the sky at the 114th Giant Lantern Festival in San Fernando Pampanga. Pampanga is known as the Christmas Capital of the Philippines, and the annual festival is one of the most anticipated events of the year.

20-foot lanterns compete for the title of biggest and brightest, and spectators are treated to a dazzling display of lights and colors. Whether you’re looking for some holiday cheer or simply enjoying the beauty of handmade lanterns, the Giant Lantern Festival is a must-see event.

  • Date: Dec 17, 2022
  • Exhibition Date: Dec 18- January 1, 2023
  • Location: Robinson Starmills, San Fernando, Pampanga
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • More Info: City of San Fernando

Clark Steak Festival

Clark Steak Festival
Photo from @CLARK STEAK Festival

This upcoming Clark Steak Festival is the perfect opportunity to sample some of the best steaks in the country and promote Pampanga’s culinary tourism. Aside from availing the best steakcation packages, there will also be a cook-off, where chefs will compete to create the best steak meal.

In addition, there will be a giant lantern display, fireworks, live music, and a fun run. The wine pairing seminar is also not to be missed – it’s the perfect opportunity to learn about how to pair wine with steak. With so much on offer, the Clark Steak Festival is sure to be a memorable event for all who attend.

  • Date: December 10-11, 2022
  • Location: CDC Clark Parade Grounds
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • More Info: CLARK STEAK Festival

Make sure not to miss these exciting events coming up in Pampanga this 2022! From Klaypel Land Arts and Music Festival to The Holiday Waves 2022 Music Concert—there’s something for everyone here whether it’s enjoying live music performances or admiring alluring lanterns or running competitively against your friends, or eating delicious steaks—you’re guaranteed an unforgettable experience whatever it may be!

So don’t wait any longer; start planning your trip now and take advantage of all these captivating opportunities that await you in Pampanga this year!

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