Since it is gifted with vast agricultural lands, Masbate ranks second only to Bukidnon in raising cattle. Masbateños are crazy about rodeo, making it the most-anticipated sporting event in the province. Since the inception of the Rodeo Festival in 1993, the level of competition and the quality of cowboys and cowgirls have tremendously improved. Aside from this, Balud also boasts of beaches, like the Palani Beach, where tourists can enjoy the waters and be close to nature.Excellent for swimming on crystal clear waters on powdery sand.

Rodeo Festival

Palani Beach

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