EVENTS Happening in the Philippines
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.
Philippine Primer takes you to one more Oktoberfest celebration you won't want to miss this 2018– the annual Oktoberfest celebrations at Santis Deli-Cafe in Silang, Cavite! Witness as Rolf Henkel works his magic on the accordion while you feast on their Oktoberfest Buffet comprised of Bavarian favorites- the Sauerkraut, Roasted Pork Knuckles, and free-flowing draft beer to name a few! Purchase the Oktoberfest Buffet for only Php 1,380 and end the Oktoberfest season merry!
Ikomai and Tochi Desserts, the home of Japanese street and comfort food and desserts, together with Rambla, a fancy restaurant specializing in Catalan cuisine and sophisticated Spanish flavors collaborates for a night filled with new tastes and flavors. A collaboration between Spanish Chef from Rambla and the very own Japanese chefs from Ikomai will be preparing a sumptuous meal of Spanish cuisine with the twist of Japanese taste. Together with Ikomai's Executive Chef Hideki Saeki and Chef James Antolin, Ikomai collaborates with Rambla's Spanish Chef, Chef Ruben Beltran for a special night of Spanish-Japanese feast.
Together with the Intramuros Administration, the Old Manila Eco Market brings together a weekend market of all things sustainable. Fresh fruits and vegetables, eco-friendly packages and utensils, plus, a child and pet-friendly environment welcome everyone at the three-month-long weekend eco-market. Launched last October 7, 2018, the Old Manila Eco Market aims to support small businesses and showcase world-class Filipino brands and services.
This year, BGC Arts Center launches a one-of-a-kind music gathering of over a hundred music icons highlighting talents and musicality of Filipinos at Pinoy Playlist 2018, Ito ay Atin, Sariling Atin happening for six days this October 2018! To celebrate the evolving nature of Flipino music, BGC Arts Center together with Sun Life Foundation brings us six days of music festivity featuring artists from vocal groups, solo, bands, classic, indigenous, pop, and collaborations.
Apart from the staple spread of unique and innovative F&B products to be presented, this year’s Cebu Food and Beverage Expo (CEFBEX) affirms its commitment to the Visayan community, providing a platform that will empower the region’s farmers and local food producers. In support of the advocacy of the government to improve the income opportunities of farmers and expand the availability of affordable food supplies for Filipinos, CEFBEX 2018 returns with two signature event highlights that will help realize these noble aspirations. In support of the advocacy of the government to improve the income opportunities of farmers and expand the availability of affordable food supplies for Filipinos, CEFBEX 2018 returns with two signature event highlights that will help realize these noble aspirations.
Give French a try and discover the world of possibilities when you learn this amazing language! In this event, AFM will offer a set of free trial classes as well as a couple more activities. AFM partners such as the Embassy of Canada and Campus France will also provide information regarding studying in France and moving to Canada.
The Mercato Centrale Group, an organizer of weekend lifestyle activities such as night markets, together with Zomato Philippines, one of the largest restaurant search engine and food review website, is collaborating together to bring us a night of great food, music, and arts. Enjoy a weekend of a gastronomic food adventure with some of our favorites such as Kiss the Tiramisu PH, New York Slice by Motorino, Banh Mi Kitchen, Three Guys and A Grill, Macao Imperial Tea Philippines, Matsuya Japanese Restaurant and many more!
Megaworld Lifestyle Malls welcomes October with rowdy and lively set of activities, guaranteed to bring revelry in exciting steady nights. Indulge in your favorite drinks, and listen to the most sought-after bands in the country. These are going to be momentous happenings one would not want to miss out on. Visit and tumble upon these events of at the following Megaworld Lifestyle Malls.