For 24 years, the Philippines has been hosting its own edition of Fête de la Musique. While we can’t exactly apply the same concept France uses for their own Fête (we’re not that big on busking here in the Philippines), what we have done is make the best out of what we have: the many bars, open areas, and event venues in the city of Makati. The way we have Fête set-up in the country may not be the same as other countries, but it stays true to what the music festival is about: the music everywhere and the concert nowhere. It’s a celebration of life more than music, a way for both […]
Expect for a jam-packed February as back-to-back concerts in the Metro and nearby cities are about to happen. But it isn’t just concerts that are expected to be slated this love month, there’s this known Festivals in the Philippines or popularly known as Fiesta that has been one of the most celebrated events not only by Filipinos but tourists as well.
The world’s longest-running and biggest amateur golf tournament just got bigger as five more teams join the pool of over 200 to compete for bragging rights and a chance to bring home one of six trophies at the 67th Fil-Am Invitational Golf Tournament, happening in Baguio City this November. THE LONGEST “WORLD WAR” CONTINUES. The Fil-Am Invitational Golf Tournament is back. Tee-off is on November 23 at the Baguio Country Club and Camp John Hay Golf Club. The Fil-Am Invitational Golf Tournament is a two-week annual amateur golf tournament held at the Jack Nicklaus-designed course of Baguio Country Club and Camp John Hay. It started in 1949 and has since […]
This year, the La Trinidad Strawberry Festival will take place from March 4 to March 30, with the main program happening on March 18. Highlights of the event include the Mr. and Ms. La Trinidad Pageant (March 17 and 28) and the annual Strawberry Fun Run and Duting tan Dukto (March 12). A CELEBRATION OF STRAWBERRIES. This year’s festival will revolve around the theme “A More Colorful Agro-Eco Tourism”. For more information on the La Trinidad Strawberry Festival, please visit their Facebook page, La Trinidad Strawberry Festival. Details: What: 35th Panaspulan Strawberry Festival When: March 4 – 30, 2016 Where: La Trinidad, Benguet
This year’s Panagbenga Festival promises to be as exciting as festivities start on February 1, 2016 with the Grand Opening Parade where elementary drum-and-lyre bands will compete for the chance to perform at the Grand Parade of Floats on Feb. 28. The 5-week affair will end on March 6 with a grand fireworks display. The much-awaited Session Road in Bloom will take place from Feb. 29 – March 6, where Session Road, one of Baguio’s main thoroughfares, will be closed off and converted into sidewalk cafes for both the locals and visitors to enjoy. For the official schedule of activities, visit http://panagbengaflowerfestival.com/. Details: What: Panagbenga Festival When: February 1 – […]
Sing along with the acoustic jams of YouTube Boyband Sensation Boyce Avenue, as they perform live for a five day-Philippine tour this coming February 2016. Come and hear them perform their popular renditions of the hit songs “Here Without You,” “It Will Rain,” “A Thousand Years” and many other tracks to get a chance to see them perform on stage. The American Rock band Boyce Avenue became famous for their own acoustic renditions of the popular songs in this generation. The band, formed by the Manzano brothers, became popular for uploading their versions on YouTube, which became a hit to their now millions of fans around the world. Gaining popularity […]