A Broadway Christmas concert, #SingleBells show, food market + more things to do this weekend
Plus a holiday wreath-making workshop, trunk bazaar, and more.
(SPOT.ph) We know you’re already looking forward to the weekend. We zero in on the events you shouldn’t miss.
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Cine Europa 19 finally sets foot at the Cinematheque Centre Manila from December 6 to 11. Cine Europa celebrates 25 years of the EU Delegation in the Philippines with the theme of “Friendship” to highlight years of cross-continental partnership and collaboration, as well as quality filmmaking all over Europe. The line-up includes Austria's Brothers of the Wind, France's Pater, United Kingdom's The Lady in the Van, and more. Admission is free.
For more information, go to the Cinematheque Centre Manila Facebook page.
Watch Andrew-Keenan Bolger perform in A Very Broadway Christmas in Manila on December 11, 7 p.m., at the Globe Auditorium in the Maybank Performance Arts Theater. Andrew Keenan-Bolger is an actor, director, author, and filmmaker. He recently starred as Jesse Tuck in Tuck Everlasting on Broadway. He created the role of Crutchie in the Original Broadway Cast of Newsies. His other Broadway performances include Mary Poppins, Seussical, Beauty and the Beast, and A Christmas Carol. Ticket prices start at P2,455.
For ticket inquiries or reservations, call 891-9999.
Get your holiday shopping done at Bloggers United 12, happening on December 10, 10 a.m., at the World Trade Center. Meet, greet, and shop from the Metro's trendiest bloggers, vloggers, and online personalities in this one-day-only event. Hang with Nicole Andersson, David Guison, Kiana Valenciano, and more. Tickets are priced ta P80.
For more information, log on to the Bloggers United Facebook page.
Time to get festive and spread Yuletide cheer at the Circulo Verde Christmas Trunk Bazaar and Mercato Food Market on December 10 4 p.m., at Industria! Check out a great selection of items from 100 merchants and delicious eats from Mercato as you enjoy live performances from Brisom, Jason Dy, Ben&Ben, and Itchyworms! Gather your friends and family for a fun Saturday night out!
For more information, go to the Industria Facebook page.
Join New York Times best-selling author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series Jeff Kinney at the Double Down Live in Manila on December 11, 1 p.m., at SM Megamall Cinema 3. In this story, Greg is off to make a movie, hoping to become rich and famous in the process. Follow Greg as he discovers if his plan is double the success or the trouble. Tickets for the event are priced at P150.
For more information, go to the National Book Store website.
Join School of Styling Philippines for its holiday and final workshop of 2016 on December 11, 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., at Glorietta 5 Atrium. Sign up for the Holiday Wreath Making + Christmas Table Accent DIY workshops for just P3,500, inclusive of materials, Certificate of Attendance, School of Styling tote bag and goodie pack, photos, and light snacks. There will also be a Basic Photography workshop by Lightkeeper Studios.
For registration and more information, log on to the School of Styling Philippines Facebook page.
Join nawwTy's kitchen in its last run of The Gourmand Market for 2016, happening from December 9 to 11 at the Ayala Triangle. Sate your cravings while watching the Garden's Festival of Lights. Get into the holiday mood with awesome food and festive attractions!
For more information, go to The Gourmand Market Instagram page.
Ampalaya Monologues is back with brand new hugot for the holidays! Christmas is just around the corner and that means it's time for the happiest Christmas party for all the single fellas in town. Drop by Buku-Buku Kafe in SM Southmall on December 10, 3 p.m. or 7 p.m., for a laugh-out-loud Saturday! Tickets are priced at P250 with drinks and #feels.
For tickets and more information, log on to the Ampalaya Monologues Facebook page.
Sign up for the Hope Run 2016, happening on December 11, 4 a.m., at Bonifacio Global City. Registration is priced at P500 (1.5K), P700 (3K), P800 (5K), and P900 (10K). You can sign up online or at the following sites:
- Conquer Outdoors Robinsons Forum
- Conquer Outdoors Ayala Terraces (Fairview)
- Sportshouse SM Megamall
- Sportshouse SM Mall of Asia
- Sportshouse SM North EDSA
- RUNNR Bonifacio High Street
For more information, go to the Hope Run 2016 website.
Join Fujifilm for a day of exciting Click to Chic Workshops on December 11, 2:30 p.m., at the Main Mall Atrium, SM Mall of Asia. Learn about basic photography, portraits, food, fashion, beauty, and travel photography with Rhea Bue, Yuki Tansengco, Cha Ocampo, Katt Valdez, and Hannah Sison. Admission is free!
For more information, go to the Fujifilm Lifestyle Facebook page.