Pnoy will lead 113th Anniversary of Philippine Independence


A June 10, 2011 press release prepared by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines
On June 12, 2011, the nation will celebrate the 113th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence.  President Benigno S. Aquino III will lead Wreath Laying and Flag Raising rites at the Emilio Aguinaldo Shrine in Kawit, Cavite at 6:30 in the morning, where he will deliver his Independence Day Message.
The afternoon program at the Quirino Grandstand will start at 4:00 p.m. with Arrival Honors for the President. After the singing of the National Anthem, Ecumenical Prayers, and the traditional parade take place, the President will give his message of thanks. After the President departs, the Executive Secretary will preside over a Cultural Presentation that will be capped by a fireworks display.