9 Sweet Valentine's Day Events to Check Out
Fireworks, films, and more!
(SPOT.ph) Still stumped on the perfect date idea? There are plenty of events to keep you busy this week, whether or not you've found your Valentine. How does a night full of fireworks or a romantic movie marathon sound?
Love is in the air at Power Plant Mall. Take a memorable Valentine's photo at the mall's LOVE installation along the P1 level. Take your pick from colorful blooms in all shapes and hues from the Flower Fair at the North Court. Be it treats or trinkets, find the perfect Valentine's gift for your special someone at the Gift Fair in the South Court. Over at Bloom Town, find merchants offering a variety of gift selections at the 8 Rockwell Lobby in Hidalgo Drive. On February 14, enjoy a special Valentine's Day set-up and live performances at the Rockwell Center.
For more information, log on to Power Plant Mall's Facebook page.
Get high on love as Bonifacio High Street kicks off Valentine's week with live music and fun treats for everyone. On February 14, get a free one-on-one tarot love readings for a minimum spend of P1,000 from any shop at Bonifacio High Street.
For more information, log on to Bonifacio High Street's Facebook page.
Have a romantic night under the stars and fireworks at the 8th Philippine International Pyromusical Competition, running until March 18, at SM Mall of Asia. Witness the two champions from each country battle it out with a bang! Plus, catch special performances from your favorite artists! Tickets are priced at P100, P300, P600, and P1,500.
For more information, log on to SM Mall of Asia's Facebook page.
Love is in the air and in your favorite Filipino films! Catch Cinematheque Centre Manila's Love Films Screening until February 15. The series kicks off with Sleepless, which will be followed by Ang Nawawala, Sana Dati, A Lotto Like Love, and more across the six-day screening. Admission is priced at P100.
For more information, log on to Cinematheque Centre Manila's Facebook page.
To celebrate the month of love, the Araneta Center holds activities that bring art and romance to the fore. Check out the Love Wall, on display until February 20, where kids drew their own interpretations of love. Romance fills the malls as various acoustic artists serenade shoppers on February 11, 12, and 14 at the activity areas of Ali Mall, Gateway Mall, and New Famers Plaza. To top it off, a romantic swing set-up provides a perfect selfie backdrop for lovers, while roving musicians will hand out free roses to random lady shoppers. On Valentine’s Day, members of the spoken word group Words Anonymous will be at the Gateway Mall activity area at 7 p.m. As an added sweet treat, OPM artist Noel Cabangon and other surprise guests will also have special sets during the event.
For more information, log on to The Araneta Center's Facebook page.
Get your thinking caps on! Sign up for The Mind Museum's CSI 101: Crime of Passion, happening on February 18, 1:30 p.m. In this edition, everything seems to point to one direction: witnesses heard it, DNA proves it. There is just one suspect, but it may not be what it seems. Be the first team to solve the case of a romance gone wrong. Investigate a thrilling case of love and obsession in a unique post-Valentines experience! Price starts at P400 per person.
For inquiries or registration, log on to The Mind Museum's website.
Here's a Valentine's Day idea! Catch a special dinner show by celebrity chefs Rolando and Jackie Laudico on February 14, 7 p.m., at Palazzo Verde. Enjoy a five-course degustation show by these chefs with a live performance of crooner Markki Stroem. Get all these and more for P3,000 per couple.
For inquires or reservations, call 0917-870-3838, 710-8545, or 710-8608.
Get into the Valentine's Day groove as you enjoy great beats and exciting events at Shangri-La Plaza! Watch your favorite artists perform at the mall's East Atrium! Catch Reese Lansangan and Keiko Necessario on February 14, 4:30 p.m. This season of hearts, send a message in a bottle, drop a line to your loved one, sign up for workshops, and get the chance to win a romantic dinner date!
For more information, log on to Shangri-La Plaza's Facebook page.
Celebrate love with two of the best and greatest in OPM! Join Martin Nievera and Lani Misalucha in Masquerade, happening on February 14 and 15 at the Grand Ballroom of Solaire Hotel and Casino. Get ready to be serenaded with all your favorite love songs! Tickets are priced at P2,500, P3,500, and P5,500.
For ticket inquiries or reservations, call 891-9999.