The event was also held in congruence with the 24th Kariyawan Festival.
Mayor Ramil Lao Gentugaya and Vice Mayor Joanna A. Gentugaya spearheaded the Culmination Program of the 65th Araw ng Monkayo and 24th Kariyawan Festival. The City mayor reiterated his commitment to the visions set by his principles of responsive local governance. This has steered to the actualization of his aims of bringing Monkayo to where it is now through the collective efforts of all Monkayoans.
The event was also graced by Keynote Speaker General Benjamin R Madrigal Jr AFP, Chief of Staff, Armed Forces of the Philippines.