The annual Tuna Festival on the Tuna Capital of the Philippines, General Santos City (Gensan), is booked from September 5-9, 2013. Apparently, its Grand Opening will be held on the 5th of September, wherein Tuna Float Parade will also happen.
As of now, there still no clear declaration if Thursday and Friday (Sept. 5 and 6) will be holidays for Gensan locals.
The 15th Tuna Festival will be handled by the Philippine Fish Port Development Authority, Inc.
Here’s the 2013 Tuna Festival Calendar of events.