The more than a week long celebration of the Za-norteans had finally concluded in the night of June 7, 2009. The Hudyaka Zanorte, a festival exclusively held in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, had drawn into a close and had opened the door for the next Hudyaka which will be on 2010.
A thanksgiving program was held that gave awards and tribute for all contestants in every category, in the street dancing, in the sporting arena and in the artistic designs of the municipality booths. Present were Gov Rolando Yebes, Defense Secretary Gilberto Teodoro, the mayors of each municipality, DMCCFI Board of Trustee Atty. Albert Concha and the celebrated "three Kings" of the province, namely Atty. Ivan Ang, Atty. Flint Concha and Atty. Alan Ranillo.
The thanksgiving program was concluded by a spectacular fireworks display followed by a fashion gala show.