Central Philippine University

By Karren Jay G. Asgar

A celebration of unity, diversity, and excellence- Central Philippine University celebrates its Central Fest Part 2 on April 16–20 and 22, 2024.

Highlights of the said event are the LGU Day, the University Picnic, and the Centralian Fest Awarding Ceremony, which will be held on April 22, 2024. The different departments of the university will be showcasing their creativity, talent, and solidarity by participating in different sports, events, and programs prepared by the CPU Republic.

Contestants, athletes, and CPUR officials-in-charge of sports and major events are excused from their classes on the actual day of the event only. The LGU Coordinator must provide the list of students to be excused, which should be attested to by the respective LGU’s governor, council adviser, and college dean or principal.

The said celebration is an avenue where Centralians all over the campus can create wonderful memories that will last throughout their lifetime. It establishes a lasting bond among students who are driven by the Central Spirit.

The following are the designated venues and schedules for the Central Fest Part 2:

Aquathlon Swimming Pool, Big Field April 16, 2024
Badminton University Gym April 16-20, 2024
Basketball Men & Women University Gym April 16-20, 2024
Billiards D-Hub Student Center April 16-18, 2024
Football Men & Women Field Fronting Centralian walkway April 16-20, 2024
Chess Engineering Lobby April 16-17, 2024
Mixed Frisbee Big Field Near Engineering bldg. April 16-20, 2024
Table Tennis D-Hub Student Center April 16-18, 2024
Tennis Tennis Court April 16-20, 2024
Volleyball Men & Women University Gym April 16-20, 2024


Poetry Choir Rose Memorial Auditorium April 16, 2024, 7 AM
Chorale Rose Memorial Auditorium April 16, 2024, 1 PM
Search for Mr. & Ms. CPU Rose Memorial Auditorium April 17, 2024, 6 PM
Bench Cheering University Gym Bleachers April 18, 2024, 1 PM
Centralian Idol Alumni Promenade April 19, 2024, 5 PM
LGU Day & Picnics Designated venues April 22, 2024
Centralian Fest Awarding Ceremony Big Field Grandstand April 22, 2024, 6 PM

Designated venues for LGU Day activities and picnic:

Senior High School SHS Quadrangle To be announced
CARES LEB To be announced
CAS Halfmoon field 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
CBA University Gymnasium 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
CCS Mary Thomas building/CPUR park 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

(Esports games)

3:00 PM

COED Alumni Promenade  4:00 PM – 8:30 PM
COE In front of the College of Engineering building 6:00 AM – 8:00 AM (Sunrise program)

2:00 PM onwards

CHM Big field (front of Weston) 3:00 PM onwards
CMLS Parking lot between LDT and Weston Hall 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
CON Loreto D. Tupas building 2:00 PM onwards
COP Big field near the CPU @ 119 sign 2:00 PM onwards
COL Softball field/ in front of HLL 5:00 PM onwards
COM Parking lot between LDT and HLL 5:00 PM onwards
COT In front of the COT building 6:00 PM onwards