LIST: Prohibited items in Traslacion 2020

By Gabriela Baron

Devotees participating in the procession of the Feast of Black Nazarene of Quiapo are reminded to avoid bringing certain items that may cause harm or pose a threat to others during the Traslacion 2020.


Prohibited items include:

  •  Bags (except if transparent)
  • Phones
  • Flammable items
  • Barbecue sticks and other sharp objects
  • Liquor
  • Firearms and other weapons
  • Fragile objects
  • Firecrackers
  • Drone equipment
Meanwhile, participants are encouraged to:
  • Attend mass before participating in the procession
  • Bring candles
  • Bring rosary
  • Bring identification card (ID), in case of emergency
  • Bring sufficient food and water
  • Use public transportation
  • Use designated public restrooms
  • Report any suspicious activities to the authorities
  • Transparent garbage bag
The Traslacion will start at 5:30 a.m. at Quirino Grandstand on Thursday. Millions of devotees are expected to join this year's procession.

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