Aurora will be the first pitstop of the Island Paradise Adventure Race, A 9-day auto rally through 8 tourist destinations/provinces in Luzon based on a “on-time, all the time” system, featuring 35 teams. Each team shall be composed of 3 persons, one of whom will be required to perform certain physical and mental challenges at the control points and pit stops. The rally proper will be from 7 to 15 May, 2005.
The participants will be in Aurora (Baler) from May 7 to 8. In line with the event, the Provincial Tourism Office of Aurora are preparing cultural presentations, beach party and mini bazaar that will be held on the said dates.