Provincial Headlines
December 11, 2013 - 21:42
Ten international cruise vessels are set to drop anchor at Boracay Island by 2014
December 11, 2013 - 21:29
Top officials of Aklan and DPWH-RVI presided over the groundbreaking ceremonies for the new Kalibo-Numancia Bridge.
December 11, 2013 - 21:20
RD Edilberto D. Tayao of the DPWH-RVI in Region VI has allocated P1 billion for various infrastructure projects in Aklan.
March 23 - XIX Martyrs of Aklan
The XIX Martyrs of Aklan is annually celebrated as act of commemoration to the heroism of the 19 Martyrs of Aklan who consecrated their lives in the cause of freedom against the colonizers.

The event is being celebrated in every 23rd of March at the Aklan Freedom Shrine. Last year students from the Regional Science High School and Kalibo Pilot Elementary School under the Kalibo Council for Culture and Arts prepared a special re-enactment program for the Aklanons.

Under the Republic Act No. 7806, the commemoration of the XIX Martyrs of Aklan is a Special Public Holiday for the whole province.