tsinelas festival is a parade of floats decorated with regular to gigantic slippers. tsinelas is a footwear which is easy to put on and take off. these are type of open-toed sandals that is usually worn as a form of casual wear. in philippines, tsinelas is considered a necessity by most people regardless of their social and economic class. traditionally, these slippers are made from abaca but nowadays, most of them are made out of rubber.