The Provincial Government of Bukidnon will be celebrating its Centennial Year on September 1, 2014. The basis of such was the research findings of the National Historical Commission of the Philippinesduly signed by Dr. Maria Serena I. Diokno, dated May 31, 2012 stating that the province of Bukidnon was created under Act No. 2408 that took effect on September 1, 1914.Such creation was affirmed and adopted then by the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) headed by Vice Governor Jose Ma. R. Zubiri, Jr.
Provincial Governor Alex P. Calingasan found no objection of the said creation thereby declaring that starting next year, the Kaamulan 2013 (February-March) and the celebration of Foundation Day (September 1) will be observed separately.
As the Centennial Celebration of the Province of Bukidnonset on September 1, 2014 is forthcoming, an Interim Centennial Committee was further created and authorized by the Provincial Governor through an Executive Order whose tasks include the selection of the activities for the said celebration.