Iriga City joined in the 13th year of Bishop Francisco Gainza Trade Fair 2023 as one of the exhibitors and showcased agri-products, handicrafts and other items for sale September 7-18 at the Atrium, Robinson’s Place Naga City.
This annual fair is named in honor of Bishop Gainza who pioneered the first agricultural and industrial expo in Bicol in 1875. Bishop Francisco Escobas Gainza, O.P. was bishop of the Diocese of Caceres from September 25, 1862 to July 31, 1879.
(Source: Lungsod ng Iriga)