EVENTS Happening in the Philippines
Now on its second run, the talent and personal development workshop let its participants have a performance and movement training from the top industry professionals in the country. Be the best in your craft and bring out the artist in you as Manila Workshops presents “The Artist in You II” this November 10 to 11, 2018, from 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. at the Silver Pod Studio, Santa Clara St., Manila.
Together with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), the Diplomatic and Consular Corps and the Spouses of the Heads of Mission, the International Bazaar Foundation Inc. (IBF) brings you the 52nd International Bazaar showcasing local and international products for the benefit of the needy. At the International Bazaar 2018, shop for a cause and help build hope for families, children, women and the needy. Catch the 2018 International Bazaar at the Philippine International Convention Center Forums 1, 2, and 3 this coming November 25, 2018!
It's that beautiful time of the year again, and while we can almost hear the Christmas bell ringing, one more thing that's highly anticipated this holiday season are the 2019 planners. To be specific? The Starbucks 2019 planner that everyone's very eager to get their hands on. Simply head on to the Music Hall and present your very own Starbucks card to gain entry and get a sneak peek of the 2019 planner!
After recently concluding this year's season, Repertory Philippines (REP) has announced the exciting roster of 82nd Season shows it is set to stage in 2019 Staring on February with Miong. With a star-studded stable of directors, writers, and cast members, the 2019 season is shaping up to be yet another promising year for REP.
Wanderland Music and Arts Festival, the annual tradition of gathering good people with good music, is bringing not just international indie bands but as well as our very own indie bands who share the same love for music as us at next year's Wanderland Magic. With a loyal following and a dedicated community, Wanderland Music and Arts Festival is indeed the premier music and arts festival in the country. The magical celebration of music and arts is just a few months away so make sure to mark your calendars and purchase your tickets as Wanderland 2019 is happening this coming March 9 and 10, 2019 at the Filinvest City Events Grounds, Alabang.
The Italian Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines and the Philippine Italian Association, together with the Film Development Council of the Philippines, will once again present the second edition of ITALIAN CINEMA FROM VENICE TO MANILA, a selection of movies from the Venice International Film Festival.
The annual Philippine Komiks Convention, Komikon Grande 2018, is back to unite comic book artists, groups, and publishers in a two-day event on November 17 to 18, 2018 at Bayanihan Center, Pasig City. On its 14th year, Komikon Grande 2018 continues to preserve its aim to bring together comic book enthusiasts from all over the country to disrupt the stereotypes, and broaden the scope of comics from international to local scene, professional to amateur, and published to independent types of comics.
Now on its 18th edition, the Philippine Wine Merchants (PWM) is bringing the grand wine experience to celebrate and showcase DIVERSITY that no wines are ever the same and that each one of them has their own unique taste and are prepared in hundreds and even thousands of ways. A prestigious night of over 500 world-class wines, spirits, beers, and sakes, plus a sumptuous buffet will challenge your appetites and taste buds at this year's Grand Wine Event happening this coming November 16, 2018, at The Grand Ballroom of the Mariott Hotel, Resorts World Manila.
It is time again for Manila Uncorked 2018, the monumental wine expo by The Philippine Sommelier Association to elevate the country's local wine culture through education and experience. The expo will be this October 25, 2018, from 4 to 9 pm at Bayanihan Center, Pasig for an entrance fee of Php 1,200 or Php 1,600 for VIP.
This October to December, indulge in another series of Thursday and Friday nights filled with music, drinks, and food as Nikkei The Poduim brings you Jazz and Samba Nights featuring performances from Da Ora for samba Thursday nights and Filipino film score composer Harold Andre Santos & company for jazz Friday nights.
The 27th Philippines-Korean Cultural Exchange Festival will take place on October 27, 2018, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Aliw Theater, Pasay City. The event is hosted by the United Korean Community Association (UKCA), the Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines (KCC) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).
With over a hundred and thousands of Filipino crafters, the Department of Trade and Industries together with the Center of International Trade Expositions and Mission (CITEM) brings together the country's skillful artisans and small and large enterprises at the Manila Fame 2018 happening on October 19-21, 2018 at the World Trade Center, Pasay City. Manila FAME 2018, the Philippines' premier design and lifestyle event showcasing craftsmanship, design innovation, and artisanship in Philippine products are now on its 68th edition, this time with a much bigger exhibit featuring more than 360 participating enterprises from all over the country. This October, Manila FAME is set to showcase some of the best home and lifestyle decors that highlights homegrown artisans from across the country.
50 million video views and streams, 11 million physical albums, 6 million paid downloads and 30 years later, Micheal Learns To Rock is still out writing melodic songs, recording pop songs and playing instruments as if years haven't passed by and generations haven't changed. With the ever-growing audience from all over the world, they are coming back to the Philippine once again to bring their latest album "Still" LIVE in Laguna, Davao, and Cebu this coming December 2018!
Once again, the time has arrived to celebrate film artistry with the 3rd German Film Week brought to us by the Goethe Insitut! This November, witness 10 contemporary German films which will ultimately tackle a selection of genres from romance to action and to comedy, with an added peek to the politics of the West, making it not only an entertaining experience for fans of all things film but also a knowledgeable activity, immersing us to the culture of Germany! Watch out for Only God Can Judge Me, In the Fade, Rock My Heart, Forget About Nick, The Captain, 303, Styx, The Final Journey, The Invisibles, and Transit as these masterpieces conquer SM Aura Premier and SM North EDSA from November 6 to 11, 2018.
Over 100 whisky flavors await guests at the biggest international whisky event in the world. Now on its 3rd year in the Philippines, Whisky Live Manila 2018 is set to bring new learnings and more fun this coming November 9 to November 10, 2018, at Shangri-La at the Fort, Bonifacio Global City. From London, Paris, New York, Tokyo and now Manila, Whisky Live Manila, the premier whisky tasting, is bringing over 131 types, blends and flavors of whisky from all over the world to the Philippines.