By WENDY ATUBAN
BAGUIO CITY — Applications for participation in the annual Session Road in Bloom starts on January 12, organizers said during a press conference on Tuesday.
Session road in bloom is one of the main features of the yearly Flower festival in the city. It is a week long market encounter housed in a line of boothes on both lanes of the Session road.
2010s Session Road in Bloom is scheduled on March 1-7 next year. The Executive Director of the event Malou Caliste said the activity showcases goods and products from the Cordillera, Baguio and its sister cities and whosoever wants to apply and sell their produce,” added Caliste.
The establishments along Session road are given priority, other interested applicants are advised that it is still a first come first serve basis policy as usually there are a lot of applicants.
Requirements include: properly filled up application form, business permit, passport-size ID, electric form if the stall would need additional energy for their products, list of items/product to be sold, and proposed sketch or lay-out of their pavilion.
Grounds for disqualification include: noncompliance to product sold, noncompliance of pavillion specifications (HRAB standards) and noncompliance of health and safety requirements.
Space for each pavillion is the same with last year which is 4.5x4m. Regular fee for each stall remains to be 18,500. Plant outlets with landscape are discounted and amounts to 11,500 each.
Organizers of said event said they will be strict in observing preset bounds for the trade fair. Trade fairs outside of set bounds are not allowed. # nordis.net