Weekender Guide: November 22, 23, and 24, 2019

Still don't know where to go for the weekend? Here are the events and places to check out in the coming days. 

DAY6's GRAVITY World Tour in Manila
November 23 (Araneta Coliseum)

Join DAY6's  Jae, Sungjin, Young K, Wonpil, and Dowoon as they do soul-stirring show this November 23 at the Araneta Coliseum for their GRAVITY World Tour! 

The band debuted in 2015 under JYP Entertainment, and they have been capturing the hearts of people since. Fans can expect to hear songs from the first EP The Day - led by the title track "Congratulations" - as well as those from their latest album The Book of Us: Entropy, including "Sweet Chaos", "Deep in Love", "Emergency", and more. 

Tickets for the show are now sold-out. For updates and more information, you can keep checking back on PULP Live World's official social media pages. 

Park Hae Jin's SPARK Fan Meeting in Manila
November 23 (New Frontier Theater)

The heartthrob in the internationally acclaimed series My Love from Another Star, MAN X MAN, and Cheese in the Trap will once again make you swoon. Park Hae Jin will sweep you off your feet in Spark: Park Hae Jin Fan Meeting in Manila. Happening on November 23, 2019 at the New Frontier Theater!

Makai: Where the Sea Meets the City
November 22 to 23 (Mandala Park, Mandaluyong City)

Who says summer can’t come dressed as a food festival? Well, here’s the perfect event to spice up your November as it brings you summer from just around the corner! 

First and foremost a food festival, Makai will feature a rich fusion of island cuisine sure to satisfy anyone, young or old! Aside from the exotic and scrumptious eats, a tiki bar serving tropical refreshments will also be available for those who want to take their beach-side experience to the next level. 

Complete with games and booths for children and children-at-heart, Instagram-worthy shots for the ones perfecting their feeds, and stellar acts such as Syd Hartha, Carousel Casualties, Smoothie Booze, The Acquainted and many more for those who like to sing along and dance the night away, Makai certainly won’t let you run out of ways to enjoy the evening! 

Unwind and relax from all your worries and catch Makai at Mandala Park, Shaw Blvd. Pleasant Hills, Mandaluyong City at 7 PM. Tickets can be pre-ordered for P200 at tinyurl.com/MakaiTickets or bought at door price for P250. Please contact Daniel Co at 09185100722 or Angela King at 09176831121 for inquiries. 

Grand Holiday Bazaar: Likhang Lokal
November 22 to 24 (Bonifacio High Street Amphitheater)

Still looking for that perfect Christmas gift for your loved ones? From local artisans’ products to unique finds, you will definitely find the perfect gift for your friends and loved ones at the Grand Holiday Bazaar: Likhang Lokal.

Visit us this November 22-24, 2019, at the Bonifacio High Street Amphitheater, BGC, Taguig and complete your holiday shopping here. While shopping, indulge in a variety of food and treats. See you there!

 

Santa's Attic: A Christmas Bazaar 2019
November 23 to 24 (Ayala Malls Feliz Activity Center)

With Christmas just weeks away, the season for thanksgiving and gift-giving is upon us! In light of this, Ateneo Celadon presents this year’s Santa’s Attic: A Christmas Bazaar!

Expecting a turnout of 70,000 people, the annual Christmas bazaar, now in its fourth year, will be held at Ayala Malls Feliz Activity Center from November 23-24, 2019. This two-day event themed ‘Rekindled Joy’ seeks to remind you of your favorite memories of this holiday season and to be an avenue through which you can make new Yuletide memories with your friends and family. Join us for a fun-filled weekend with the promise of delicious food, exciting games, and outstanding performances by up-and-coming entertainers. Let’s not forget the fantastic gift selections that will be comprised of options ranging from arts and crafts merchandise to clothing to Christmas and home decors to fashion accessories to novelty items and so much more. 

Join Ateneo Celado in spreading the holiday cheer and spirit here at Santa’s Attic: A Christmas Bazaar!

Noel Bazaar
until November 24 (World Trade Center Manila)

In cooperation with GMA Network and Philippine Daily Inquirer, Noel Bazaar features the best of entrepreneurs who carry the latest crafts and merchandise from clothing, Christmas and home decors, fashion accessories, novelty and gift items to food and drinks.

This event is for the benefit of GMA Kapuso Foundation, Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation, Philippine Daily Inquirer Foundation, Gifts & Graces Foundation, Noel P. Gozon Memorial Clinic, and the Lingkod Puso Foundation.

 

 

CATS, the Musical
until December 1 (The Theatre at Solaire)

Based on T. S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, the show is set amongst a larger-than-life junkyard playground and is alive with our favourite feline characters including Rum Tum Tugger, Mr. Mistoffelees, Macavity, Jennyanydots, Old Deuteronomy, Grizabella and Skimbleshanks.

On just one special night of the year, all Jellicle cats meet at the Jellicle Ball where Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, makes the Jellicle choice and announces which of them will go up to The Heaviside Layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life.

CATS, one of the longest-running shows in West End and Broadway history, received its world premiere at the New London Theatre in 1981 where it played for 21 record-breaking years and almost 9,000 performances. The ground-breaking production was the winner of the Olivier and Evening Standard Awards for Best Musical. In 1983 the Broadway production became the recipient of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical and ran for 18 years.

To purchase Wheelchair seat(s) and other inquiries, please call TicketWorld at +632-891-9999 or email tickets@ticketworld.com.ph.

Van Gogh Alive
until December 8 (One Bonifacio High Street)

Ready your senses because an artful encounter is coming at you in the form of Van Gogh Alive, the world's most visited multi-sensory experience!

The attraction is coming to the 4th floor of One Bonifacio High Street from October 28 to December 8. It promises an experience that transcends your usual museum visit. Equipped with SENSORY4™, a system developed by Grande Exhibitions, Van Gogh Alive utilizes any exhibit space with multichannel motion graphics, cinema quality surround sound and up to forty high-definition projectors, bringing its audiences one of the most exciting multiscreen environments in the world.

While marvelling at over 3,000 inspiring Van Gogh images that shift and move on the building's walls, ceiling, and even floors, an evocative score of classical music will fill the air truly immersing your multiple senses into a world of art.

Tickets are priced P750 for adults, P450 for children and students, and for children below 2 feet, entrance is free.

The Quest For The Adarna
until January 26, 2020  (OnStage Theater, Greenbelt 1)

The peaceable and prosperous kingdom Berbania is ruled by the beloved King Fernando and his equally loved wife, Queen Valeriana. They are blessed with three sons – all mighty warriors. The eldest and heir to the throne is the pompous Prince Pedro; the second son is the dashing Prince Diego; and, the youngest, the kind-hearted Prince Juan.

Their idyllic life is shattered when King Fernando is struck down by a mysterious sickness and can only be healed by the song of the mythical bird, Adarna. Anyone wanting to capture her must travel to its home on Mount Tabor, a journey that is difficult and froth with danger.

Pedro goes to find the bird first, falls under the Adarna’s spell and fails. Diego follows and also fails. Juan succeeds where is brothers did not, captures the Adarna bird, and frees his brothers. But his brothers do not want Juan to be hailed a hero and crowned as king so Pedro and Diego plot against Juan and leave him to die on Mount Tabor. They bring the Adarna bird back to Berbania and receive all the glory. The King, however, remains ill because the Adarna refuses to sing.

Meanwhile, Juan is rescued by the Princess Maria Blanca of the Crystal Kingdom. They join forces to rescue Maria’s sisters from the seven-headed serpent then return to Berbania. As soon as Juan arrives at Berbania, the Adarna sings – the King is healed, wrongdoings are forgiven, relationships restored and love triumphs overall.

 

 

 

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