"People's Park" was the name chosen among 918 entries of the "Name the Park" contest organized by the city government. The winning name was by Romeo Sardon, a retired engineer and seaman. In December 2007, the project was 90 percent complete, with the other 10 percent to be implemented by early 2008.
There are 11 tribes from the Davao area, 6 Lumad and 5 Muslim, featured at the annual Tribal Games Festival.
The island of Mindanao has an amazing variety and quantity of fruits and vegetables. We bought a whole bag of papaya for less than $1. And the mangos and pineapples are amazing too.