Quezon City Tourism Department

About the Department


The QC Tourism Department is the primary planning, programming, coordinating, implementing and regulatory local government department in the development and promotion of the tourism industry in accordance with R.A. No. 9593 within the territorial jurisdiction of Quezon City, in coordination with the national government specially the DOT and the private sector.

Organized under the following Local city ordinances:
QC Ordinance No. SP189, Series 1994
QC Ordinance No. SP2197, Series 2013
QC Ordinance No. SP2218, Series 2013
QC Ordinance No. SP7164, Series 1967


A vibrant and sustainable tourism industry for leisure, events, conference and business tourism with globally competitive products and services.


To promote Quezon City as a world-class tourism destination.

Department Directory


1. Mr. Joseph Emile P. JuicoOfficer-in-Charge, QCTD Dept Head- Investment Affairs Office
2. Ms. Ma. Teresa A. TironaAction Officer, QCTD and Consultant, OCM
3. Ms. Maria Victoria G. AutoChief, Tourism Operations Officer
4. Ms. Ma. Teresa F. AlanoSenior Tourism Operations Officer
5. Mr. Verzileus O. BalasabasSenior Tourism Operations Officer/ Acting Administrative Officer
6. Ms. Ma. Jetricia M. ImperialSenior Tourism Operations Officer
7. Ms. Felisa DC. MadridSenior Tourism Operations Officer
8. Ms. Sarah Easter T. TenorioSenior Tourism Operations Officer
9. Ms. Marivic M. TolentinoSenior Tourism Operations Officer

Head Office
8988-4242 local 8842

Tourism Services Division
8988-4242 local 8844

Administrative Support and Services Division
8988-4242 local 8843

Tourism Coordination Division
8988-4242 local 8845

Tourism Planning Division
8988-4242 local 8846

Tourism Promotions Division
8988-4242 local 8841


  1. Issuance of Tourism Certificate of Registration/ Endorsement for Accreditation to Department of Tourism (DOT) and Tour Guide’s ID.
  2. Implementation of Programs, Activities and Projects related to tourism, history, culture and arts.


  • Tourism programs, events and activities
  • Historical programs, events and activities
  • Culture and arts programs, events and activities
  • Special Events catering to the promotions of the city’s sights, sounds and flavors (annual)

List of Activities/Holidays

January 6Tandang Sora Birth Anniversary
JanuaryGalak Nino Festival (Sto. Nino Feast)
January-FebruaryPedrista Festival (San Pedro Bautista)
January-FebruaryChinese New Year
FebruaryOur Lady of Lourdes Feast Day
February 25EDSA People Power Anniversary
FebruaryNational Arts Month
March 22Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo Birth Anniversary
March-AprilLenten Activities
AprilFilipino Food Month
MayHeritage Month
May 3rd SundayLechon Festival
May 28National Flag Day
June 12Independence Day
June 19Dr. Jose Rizal Birth Anniversary
August 1Manuel L. Quezon Death Anniversary
August 19Manuel L. Quezon Birth Anniversary
August 21Ninoy Aquino Death Anniversary
August 23Cry of Pugad Lawin Anniversary
Aug. last SundayApolonio Samson Commemoration
Sept. 3rd SundayAlay-Lakad
September 26Tinapay Festival (St. Vincent de Paul)
OctoberQC Founding Anniversary
October 1-12Our Lady of La Naval Visit to QC Hall
November 27Dr. Fe Del Mundo Birth Aniversary
November 30Gat Andres Bonifacio Day
December 1st SunMaginhawang Pasko Festival
December 19Battle of San Mateo Anniversary/General Geronimo
December 30Dr. Jose Rizal Death Anniversary
December 31New Year Countdown
Year-roundQCSB Concert
Year-roundOnline Music Lesson
Year-roundExhibit/Trade Fair
Year-roundFlag-raising Program
Year-roundFirst Friday Masses and Special Masses