Kalibo’s Ati-atihan Festival is a colorful and full music tribal festival of Kalibo, Aklan. It celebrates the feast day of Sto Nino and a very well known and one of the oldest festival in the Philippines.
The Ati-Atihan was originally a pagan festival from this tribe practicing Animism, and their worshiping their anito god. Spanish missionaries gradually added a Christian meaning. Today, the Ati-Atihan is celebrated as a religious festival.
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