Prepare to be in awe as Tokyo Manila Jazz celebrates the unique and colourful beats of Latin Jazz in RCBC Plaza on November 6 bringing together world class jazz artists and home-grown talents. As mentioned, this year will showcase Latin jazz which will be headlined by prominent jazz artists such as Charito, a multi-awarded jazz vocalist in Japan and internationally. Mon David, an award-winning US based Filipino-American jazz artist will also top bill the event. These is set to make their debut as a group together with Manila’s very own ETS Septet led by Elhmir Saison. Artists joining the festival from Japan are Tetsuro Kawashima, a leading jazz tenor saxophonist […]
Where to party and reflect for Halloween As it’s a tradition for Catholics to pay respect for their departed loved ones during All Saint’s Day (Nov 1) and Soul’s Day (Nov 2), majority of Filipinos will surely be flocking the graveyards starting this weekend. So what would the expats be doing then? Modern Filipinos have also adapted the western ways of celebrating Halloween. This means that numerous parties and happenings are scattered all throughout the city, while young urbanites hop from one party to another, dressed in their scariest (or trendiest) Halloween costumes. If you want to party like the locals this Nov 30 and 31, here are some places […]
ANZA Manila will be holding a live viewing of the Melbourne Cup, Australia’s most celebrated horse-racing event on November 3, 10:30am to 4pm at the Glasshouse New World Hotel Makati. Dress up, grab your fascinator, or don your best tie for a day of brunch, lunch, bubbles, a flutter on the horses, fashions in the field, and a lot of fun. Watch the race live while enjoying some awesome company, great drinks and a sumptuous buffet. Tickets are 3,000 pesos for ANZA members, 3,500 pesos for non-members. Tickets are strictly limited. For ticket info and more details, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested in the world of coffee, chocolate and ice cream? Whether you are an aficionado or a businessman looking to invest in these industries, you are invited to come to an exhibit that focuses on these all-time favourites and business drivers at The Coffee, Chocolate, and Ice Cream Exposition on November 18-20, 2015, 10am at the SMX Convention Center Aura in Taguig City. The expo will bring together the finest international coffee, chocolate and ice cream products, manufacturers, machines, distributors, dealers, milk retailers, tea retailers, coffee chains, ice cream parlor chains, coffee and tea ware. It will showcase companies with new products, those offering franchise opportunities and industry services, and […]
Experience Japan through a festive celebration that lets you indulge in authentic Japanese cuisine and its number 1 beer Asahi Super Dry. Head to the Little Tokyo Garden Manila on November 15 at 4pm and enjoy good food and drinks and other highlights of the event like Tuna Cutting Ceremony by Chef Hasegawa, Wanko Soba Competition, Japanese Koto Performance by Yu Miyoshi, Live Painting by Atsuko Yamagata & Marie Ikura, and live performances from Baby M and The Verve Band. The event will be hosted by Aisaku Yokogawa, a Japanese/OPM artist based in Manila. Tickets for the event are available at Php 150 inclusive of Asahi Super Dry and Tuna […]
Despite the unpleasant weather before the event date, the 13th German Ambassador’s Cup was again successfully held under a sunny sky on 21 October 2015 at the Mount Malarayat Golf & Country Club in Batangas. 89 guests from the German-Philippine business community, various diplomatic corps and Philippine government institutions got together for the exclusive annual golf tournament – organized by the German-Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GPCCI) together with the German Embassy Manila. This year’s golf tournament was made more distinct with the joint celebration of the 25 years of German Unity and GPCCI’s official entry into the AHK network (Association of German Chambers Abroad) as AHK Philippinen. Taking […]
The south shares its flair for good food and music at the upcoming Southern Weekends Food Fest. The fun festival is bringing together food merchants and music entertainers on November 6 and 7 from 5PM to 1AM at Central Auto Exchange and Pat’s Custom Works Show Room Lot 15 A /Lot 1 B Alabang, Zapote Road, Las Pinas. (Right in front of SM Hypermart and near BF Resort). Foodies and gamers alike will enjoy the festival as Playbox will also be a part Southern Weekends offering retro gaming sales & console rentals from Atari to Playstation 4 during the event! So come dine, be entertained, and get your game on! For […]
The first ever Argentine Film Festival is slated to kick-off at the Shang Cineplex on October 28 and will conclude on October 31. The line-up will feature the best of contemporary Agentine cinema. The film “Wild Cards” is something to look out for having been nominated as the Best Foreign Language Film of the Year at the 2015 Oscars and the Palme d’Or at Cannes in 2014. While the multi-awarded “The Queen” is definitely a must-see for any film enthusiast. The line-up is completed with titles “Underdogs,” “The Corporation,” and the “Gold Bug.” And the good news is that admissions are for FREE. Experience the beauty of Argentine film this […]
Christian pop/rock music legend Michael W. Smith will be coming to perform in Manila for the first time on November 17 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The three-time Grammy Award winner whose Christian music genre spans gospel and hymnals to contemporary mainstream is the artist behind such inspiring hits as “Place In This World” and “You Won’t Let Go”. Save the date and experience powerful and moving music in this rare musical event. MICHAEL W. SMITH Live in Manila November 17, 2015 – 8:00pm Smart Araneta Coliseum, Araneta Center, Quezon City TICKET PRICES VIP – P5,300 Patron A – P3,710 Patron B – P2,650 Box – P1,590 Tickets are now […]
InterNations, the global online network dedicated to expatriates around the world is inviting its member expats in Manila to join its pre-Christmas celebration at the renovated Dusit Thani Manila on November 13 at 6pm to 9:30pm. For years, Dusit Thani at Glorietta Makati has become the destination of foodies all over the metro and UMU at Dusit Thani Hotel is widely recognized as the premier Japanese restaurant in Makati. Surrounded by the stunning oriental gardens of Dusit Thani Hotel, UMU opens its Sushi and Robata space to InterNations for a unique Christmas experience. Expats are welcome to make new friends, do business, socialize, play, and have a fun time with […]
Relive the music, the magic, and the enigma of the King of Pop Michael Jackson in the year-end musical extravaganza The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute on December 14 & 15, 8pm at The Theatre at Solaire, Solaire Resort & Casino Entertainment City, Parañaque. The tribute show will feature BEN with his electrifying live band & dancers. London-based Ben continues the legacy of the legendary artist as he constantly tours around the world with his team of dancers, musicians and sound/lighting technicians, all of who are experienced at the highest level of the music industry and promise to make your experience a true Michael Jackson Spectacular. A fitting homage to the […]
Casual and professional riders alike are invited to join the Dirt Weekend on November 6 to 8 at NUVALI where more than 1, 000 riders are expected to navigate the rocky and adventurous trails of NUVALI. Registration details can be seen below. Fun riders are recommended to sign up to the Cross Country 35K to get a feel of what it’s like on the road together with the elite riders. Do you want to roll and join in the fun? Click here to register online. For a detailed list of information please proceed here. Good luck, keep safe on the road, and enjoy the ride!
♬ Clusters of crocus, purple and gold, blankets of pansies up from the cold… lilies and iris, safe from the chill, safe in my garden… snowdrops so still… ♩ Just one of the many beautiful songs you’ll get to hear (and see) in THE SECRET GARDEN starring Robbie Guevara, Lorenz Martinez, Noel Rayos, Myramae Meneses, Caisa Borromeo, Natalie Everett, Jay Glorioso and a whole lot more, directed by Dr. Anton Juan. The Repertory Philippines’ stage adaptation of the Frances Hodgson Burnett classic opens on November 20 at the Onstage Theater in Greenbelt 1. For details call Rep at 843-3570. For tickets you can also call Ticketworld at 891-9999 or visit […]
Planning for a holiday trip to your dream destination? Get the best deals at the upcoming Holiday Travel and Dining Deals Expo on November 18-20 at the SMX Convention Center SM Aura Taguig City. Sweet deals are within your reach as the expo will feature hotels, resorts, airlines, cruises, travel agencies, travel insurance, and other travel-related products. You can also scout for the best dining offers from hotels, restaurants, buffet deals, diners, bake shops, fast food chains, bars, and other dining products. All these in one place that teems with fabulous offers you can choose from. Save the dates and make that perfect trip or dining dream happen!
The English electronic group is coming and there’s nowhere else you’d rather be. Debuting in the Manila concert scene soon is the Grammy Award-winning Clean Bandit who is set to perform on December 10 at the Palace Pool Club. Clean Bandit is composed of bass guitarist Jack Patterson, percussionist Luke Patterson, cello player Grace Chatto, and violinist Neil Armin-Smith. The popular group is best known for the hit single “Rather Be”, its collaboration with English artist Jess Glynne. “Rather Be” debuted on January of 2014 and remained at the top of the charts for four weeks. It then went on to win the the Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording in 2015. […]
The Manila leg of the star-studded International Premier Tennis League is set to kick off on December 6 until December 8 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Manila will play host to global tennis A-listers including Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios, Serena Williams and Asia’s pride— Kei Nishikori. Serena Williams will lead the Philippines Mavericks together with Mark Philippoussis, Richard Gasquet, Jarmila Gajdosova, Borna Coric, Sabine Lisicki, Treat Huey, and Milos Raonic, While Rafael Nadal will lead the Indian Aces consisting of Agnieszka Radwanska, Sania Mirza, Gael Monfis, Rohan Bopanna, Fabrice Santoro, and Ivan Dodig. Fast rising star Nick Kyrgios will also be featured as he teams up with the Singapore […]
A weekend market dedicated to all things organic will start this coming Sunday, October 25 at the Burgos Park on Forbestown Road in Bonifacio Global City. The Organic Market will be a gathering of merchants that sell organic products that promote healthy living, from fresh produce and snacks, to personal care and other wellness finds. It aims to be a weekly Sunday habit and a one-stop market where people can go and shop for a wide range of products that are natural, safe, and nurture wellness, making healthy living easy and accessible for all. So love your body, head to the market, and help spread the word! Open from 8am […]
It’s time for some non-stop shopping this year as Shopper’s Spot Bazaar presents the Pop Up Store Gift Edition at the Manila Ocean Park that will start on November 27, 2015 until January 5, 2016. Entrance is free for everyone! Visit the bazaar after your sightseeing and then set your sights on the best finds in town. Go ahead and do your Christmas shopping this early! For more info, contact: 09177934374 email@example.com
Learn how to apply a layer of confidence to your skin while having coffee with the ladies! Learn Lokal and Chuck & Tara will be conducting a workshop called Makeup Basics Over Coffee that will brush away your makeup skill troubles this coming Saturday, October 24. The tutorial will be held from 9am to 12nn at Simple Lang Ayala Triangle Makati. Sign up and learn to DIY your glam look for that special date or those upcoming parties you’re dying to go to. About the Workshop Brunch and your own set of basic brushes to take home are included in this three-hour session. Make up supplies will also be provided […]
Ready to groove to some electro dance music? The legendary songwriter and producer Giorgio Moroder will be coming to Manila on November 19, 2015 at Valkyrie Nightclub at The Palace, Uptown, Bonifacio Global City. The man who helped create and make disco music a rage in the 70’s and 80’s with hits such as Donna Summer’s ‘I Feel Love’, ‘Love to Love You’, and ‘Bad Girls’ as well as some of the most unforgettable movie themes of that era ‘Meet Me Halfway’ (Over The Top) and ‘Flashdance, What a Feeling’ is set to get the Manila crowd dancing with his iconic brand of music. The award-winning music genius continues to […]
Popular Korean boy group Infinite will be performing on November 7 at the Mall of Asia Arena for the one-night-only show ‘Infinite Effect’ as part of its 2015 Infinite 2nd World Tour. The talented pack composed of Sungkyu, Dongwoo, Woohyun, Hoya, Sungyeol, L, and Sungjong will delight their Filipino fans once again with their signature sharp choreography and impressive vocals. The concert marks Infinite’s second visit to the Philippines after two years and is expected to be even more exciting so go ahead and grab your tickets now! Ticket Prices: VIP 1 & 2 – P8,000 VIP Standing – P7,500 Lower Box A – P7,500 Lower Box B – P5,500 […]
Go outside and start running as Gatorade presents the Gatorade Run on November 22, 2015 at Mall of Asia. The run will cover the long stretch of Roxas Boulevard. It’s the perfect opportunity for those looking to do their first half-marathon before the year ends or those eyeing their very first debut run. Those interested may register during the following dates at the prepaid card selling venues: September 28- November 8, 2015 12 noon-8pm Adidas Trinoma Adidas BGC Adidas Greenbelt 3 September 30-November 8, 2015 12 noon-8pm Adidas SM MOA Adidas SM Megamall Registration fees will cost P1500 for the 22km and P1100 for the 11km run which will include […]
Food lovers take heed with the upcoming food bazaar Yummy Eats 2015: The Ultimate Pinoy Holiday Food Festival on November 7 at Metrotent! Yummy Eats will be featuring various food concessionaires where you can also enjoy the Noche Buena classics even before December! The food festival will have fun games as well so you can take a break from eating (food and games do make a fun combo). There will also be food gift ideas making Christmas gift shopping less of a hassle. Those interested can purchase tickets and join this festive holiday food trip. The rates are as follows: P300 / Person; P1000 / Group of 4; P250 / […]
It’s time to thrive! Celebrate creativity and entrepreneurship as THRIVE, in partnership with MUNI MARKET presents a festival gathering of creative minds for social good on October 24 & 25 at Capital Commons. A myriad of lifestyle products that promote health and sustainability will be present such as: Bayani Brew, Bambike, Yadu, Habi Footwear and more. There will also be a number of forums and activities to join and learn from and some fun entertainment with cool music. Please check out the list below. Wanna be a conscious consumer living mindfully? Join the festival now! Find more information and book your tickets now here.
Are you tough enough to conquer the country’s most challenging terrain? Witness as elite international runners compete for the most prestigious year-end run in the country’s most challenging terrain. The Splendido International Sunset Run, open to all local and foreign runners, will be held on December 5, 2015, 4pm at Splendido Taal Country Club, Batangas. This year’s edition will have new and more difficult terrains and will really bring out the tough runner in you. Prepare as early as now and gear up for the run of the year! Details are as follows: EVENT DISTANCES 2.5K, 5K, 10K, 21K REGISTRATION FEE 2.5K – Php 399 5K – Php 599 10K […]
British indie-rock band, CIRCA WAVES headlines the first South East Asia edition of Dr. Martens Stand For Something Tour 2015 – touring Manila, Jakarta, and Singapore. The band from Liverpool England, consisting of frontman Kieran Shudall (vocals, guitar), Sam Rourke (bass), Colin Jones (drums) and Joe Falconer (guitarist) will be performing their massive hits ‘T-Shirt Weather’, ‘So Long’, ‘Young Chasers’, and more. So what does Circa Waves stand for? “We stand for making genuine music. No gimmicks, No backing tracks, we are straight to the point. We play every show like it’s our last, put blood and sweat into gigs and push ourselves till we have nothing left to give”, […]
After successful shows in Europe, New Zealand and the USA, the hit tribute show One Night of Queen will be coming to Manila for the first time on October 24 to 25 at The Theater at Solaire Resorts and Casino. The pomp rock show One Night of Queen was set in motion by the band Gary Mullen and the Works as homage to the legendary band. Mullen gained popularity when he won the competition show Stars in Their Eyes with his spot-on imitation of Mercury’s vocals and performance, and has been touring with his band around the globe since then. Aptly coined the world’s premiere Queen tribute band, Gary Mullen […]
Wanting some festive food trip? Consider it solved! Just head on to McKinley West in Fort Bonifacio Global City on Thursdays-Sundays from 4pm onwards for the whole month of October and feast on the best food trucks fare in the country. Enjoy live entertainment from awesome bands while having a foodgasmic experience with your family and friends. Foodies, it’s definitely the place to be for you this October so come and get your fill!
Korea’s longest-running show Cookin’ Nanta, a hit non-verbal comedy musical is coming to Manila for a series of performances from November 10 to 15 at The Theater at Solaire. The award-winning show explodes with energetic sounds, rhythms, and motion as it features the use of traditional Korean samul nori music, which in this case is performed with improvised percussion instruments such as cutting boards, water canisters, kitchen knives etc. The musical is a story about four cooks rushing to prepare an entire wedding banquet within one hour – a chaos characterized by comedic and acrobatic movements, awesome wit and strong rhythm. Set in a restaurant kitchen, the electrifying show is […]
Be educated and motivated as world-renowned personal finance coach Robert Kiyosaki headlines the Masters of Wealth—a one-day landmark event set on November 30 at SMX Mall of Asia aiming to help existing and future leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and other individuals looking to master the creation of wealth in today’s turbulent times. Mr. Kiyosaki will be joined by seven other international speakers whose inspiring stories about their achievements are worth sharing. The tickets come with price tags but education is a good investment and attendees are sure to take away from the event a wealth of practical and valuable learning. So increase your financial IQ and book your tickets now. Click […]