Events Happening This Weekend: November 25-26, 2017
There’s no excuse for not going out this weekend! The weather’s great, and so are the events happening this weekend. There will be a lot of art fairs and exhibits, music fests and parties, and other fun activities that you can join for free or for a small fee! Check out this long list of events you can go to this weekend. (You can thank us later!)
ChemExpo Philippines 2017 (November 24 – 26)
If you’re working in the chemicals industry or venturing in pharmaceuticals, plastics, paints, cosmetics, then the Chem Expo 2017 is the ideal event for you to finally grow your network, learn more about the industry, and find bigger business opportunities. The event will feature various exhibitors from countries like China, Malaysia, Singapore, and Europe, and you can see them for free at the World Trade Center this weekend!
Also read: ChemExpo Philippines 2017
Champions of Passion: Soulful Feats of Art (November 24 – 26)
Another highly anticipated event by BGC Arts Center Festival, Champions of Passion rightly turns the spotlight on passionate artists in the field of music, dance, theater, and fine arts. Loaded with artist performances and activities, this three-day event will be loaded will be burning with so much passion for the arts!
Also read: BGC Arts Center Festival: Champions of Passion on November 24-26
Before I Do Wedding and Debut Fair (November 25 – 26)
If you’re getting married or celebrating your first step into adulthood, be sure to check out the exhibitors at Before I Do fair, which will be held at SM Megamall. There’s surely a lot for you to take away—inspirations for your dream wedding, trustworthy catering providers, the best gown designers, and more!
Also read: Before I Do – Wedding and Debut Fair 2017
Who Loves Animals? Pet Welfare Weekend (November 25 – 26)
It’s time for animal lovers, pet owners, and adorable furballs unite at the UP Town Center in Quezon City and respond to “Who Loves Animals?” Well, who doesn’t? Spread the love by joining the event to help promote responsible pet ownership and advocate animal welfare.
Also read: Who Loves Animals? A Pet Welfare Weekend
Nuevo Mundo Music Festival (November 25)
If you want a stronger flare to your weekend, be at the Globe Circuit Event Grounds on Saturday for the Nuevo Mundo Music Festival. It’s not just about the music—there will be art, camping, and beers all afternoon and all night! Take your favorite buddies with you and bring a nice camping blanket!
Also read: Nuevo Mundo Music Festival 2017
Lisa Macuja-Elizalde’s Snow White (November 25)
Catch the first showing of musical Snow White at the Aliw Theater this Saturday and witness Prima Ballerina Lisa Macuja-Elizalde’s original choreography come to life on stage. Although a very familiar classic fairy tale, Snow White has been made to be more magical and relevant to the modern-day audience.
Also read: Ballet Manila presents Lisa Macuja Elizalde’s Snow White
Hybrid Millenia (November 25, 2017)
If you want to do an all-nighter consisting of dance, funky music, and drinks, then be at the door of House Manila on Saturday night for Hybrid Millenia! There will be exciting DJ performances and unlimited drinks for an entrance fee of only Php 250 (for online registrants).
Also read: Hybrid Millenia at House Manila 2017
Peksman! by Marco Ruben T. Malto II (November 26 – December 15)
Witness the unveiling of UP Diliman College of Fine Arts professor Marco Ruben T. Malto’s exhibit at the Sining Kamalig Gallary in Quezon City. His exhibit of artworks, called Peksman!, challenges the truthfulness of news in today’s society and exposes the lies that have been creeping around us.
Also read: Peksman! by Marco Malto on November 26 to December 15, 2017
Home by Jaime Gubaton (ongoing until November 26)
Jaime Gubaton gives us deeper interpretations of the idea of home through an exhibit at the ArtistSpace in Ayala Museum. His curious paintings will spark comforting thoughts of home, family, and childhood. If you haven’t seen his work, this weekend is your last chance to do so!
Also read: Exhibit on Home by Jaime Gubaton
Matilda the Musical (ongoing until December 10)
The special little girl that we all love is back! And you can see her once again work her magic into people’s hearts through a theatrical performance—Maltida the Musical! This musical masterpiece by Roald Dahl opened at the Meralco Theater last November 10 and will run until December 10.
Also read: Matilda the Musical: The magic continues!
Hair the Musical (ongoing until December 17)
Hair is another timeless classic that you should not miss watching on a Philippine theater. An adaptation by Repertory Philippines, this tribal love-rock musical will make your jaws drop, give you giggles, and—if you pay close attention—open your eyes and mind.
Also read: HAIR at Onstage Theater: A play that will set you free