Panaad Park and Stadium is a place where you can hang out with your friends, take selfies, and make recreations with your family. The stadium is constructed in August 1997 and finished in April 1998 for the Negrense, promotes sports and their local products that only found in Negros Occidental.
The best features of Panaad Park considered by the city government as the ‘World Class’ facilities can be used by local athletes and students for their sport activities. The stadium of have 15, 000 seating capacity and more than 7000 for bleachers, rubberized track for athletes of Track and Field, Olympic-sized pool with a 6-feet deep, Basketball court, landmark replicas of different cities of province, and Football field where the Philippine national football team or Philippine Azkals played against Mongolia in 2013.
Foreigners and fellow Filipinos loves to visit Panaad Park because of their local products and negrense people well-known as the sweet spoken in Philippines.
For the festivals, the main festival celebrated every negrense is the “Panaad sa Negros,” popularly called as ‘Mother of All Festivals’ of province that celebrated annually every month of April and ‘Lin-ay sa Negros’ a beauty pageant that composed by an female contestants represented by different cities and municipalities.
During “Panaad sa Negros,” the different cities also presented their products from hand-made to livestock. You can also buy their products and accessories for souvenirs.
Here are the products presented in Panaad (Click the pictures to view in full)
The best sport stadium of province is located in between at Brgy. Alijis and Brgy. Mansilingan, Bacolod City with 25 hectares of land area and have also 60,000 of eucalyptus trees around the area that can give additional attractions and natural ventilations to the whole park.