The traditional “Baile de Disfraces” at Casino Español de Cebu on New Year’s eve was one of the best in years. There was a good attendance, and the music had a special beat that urged many to take to the dance floor, with or without a partner.
CASINO Español de Cebu held its traditional celebration of Dia de la Hispanidad on Oct. 10, the Saturday closest to Oct. 12, the actual feast of Our Lady of the Pillar, patroness of Spain and all Hispanic nations, including the Philippines. It was on Oct. 12, 1492 that Christopher Columbus discovered America.
Once more, Casino Español de Cebu held an evening of “Casino’s Got Talent,” this time with the theme of Reviving the Legends. A good crowd filled up the ballroom to make merry, partake of an excellent buffet, and applaud the intrepid and very talented performers.
Fernando Tan Toledo and Jane “Ging-Ging” Jabines Toledo hosted a lively family gathering at Salon Barcelona of Casino Español de Cebu. It was to honor their eldest daughter, Lauren Angelic
Hazel Graham Gonzalez turned 90 and was feted with a grand family gathering at Salon Madrid of the Casino Español de Cebu. Children, grandchildren and great grandchildren filled the place along with a sprinkling of close friends, among them a group of Assumption Convent “old girls.”