Tanglawan Festival was successfully launched in 2016 during the 16th City Anniversary Celebration of the City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, headed by the City Mayor, Honorable Arturo B. Robes and Congresswoman Honorable Florida P. Robes in cooperation with the City Government employees, Barangay Officials and Civic Society Organizations.

The Honorable Congresswoman envisions the Rising City of San Jose del Monte to serve as Beacon to the San Joseños, bringing about economic development and opportunities to the City to uplift the lives of every San Joseños.