WEEKEND GUIDE | July 21 to 23: BGC Garage Sale, 90s concert, Kidpreneurs’ Fair

July 21, 2017 - 9:48 AM
From a choral festival to a 90s music concert, start on a good note as you enjoy the weekend, July 21 to 23, 2017.

Got nothing to do? No worries. Here’s our list of events in the metro for the next three days.

Friday, July 21
Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival 2017
Through July 23
Cultural Center of the Philippines
Pasay City

Witness foreign and local choirs compete with each other at this international festival. Image sourced from Cultural Center of the Philippines’ website.

Nine foreign and local choirs will be competing in three categories: Folk Song, Vocal Ensemble, and Chamber Choir. For more information, visit the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ website.

SINULID: Connotations of Design
July 27
SM Aura Premier
Taguig City

The graduating class of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde’s Fashion Design & Merchandising students. presents their works in an exhibit and runway show. Image sourced from the Facebook page of Sinulid. Image sourced from Sinulid’s Facebook page.

The graduating class of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde’s Fashion Design and Merchandising (FDM) program presents their creations through pop-up stores  and a fashion show. For more information, visit Sinulid’s Facebook page.

Everything Japanese at The Shang
Through July 25
Shangri-La Plaza
Mandaluyong City

Discover Japanese culture and products at this festival. Image sourced from Shangri-La Plaza’s Facebook page.

Shang turns Japanese with cultural performances, exhibits, and various workshops on the arts and culture of the Land of the Rising Sun. For more information, visit Shangri-La Plaza’s Facebook page.

Kinky Boots
Through July23
Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza
Makati City

See what’s all the raving about on the musical. Last few days to watch Kinky Boots, which features songs by Cyndi Lauper, and an excellent cast led by Nyoy Volante, Laurence Mossman, and Yanah Laurel. Ticket price starts at Php2,090. For more information, call Ticketworld at (+632) 891-9999.

Care Divas
Through July 30
PETA Theater Center
Quezon City

PETA’s acclaimed play on the plight of overseas Filipino workers is back on stage. Ticket price starts at Php938.72. For more information, call TicketWorld at +(632) 891-9999.

Saturday, July 22
The 90’s Live
8 p.m.
The Theatre at Solaire
Paranaque City

Witness the reunion of the 90’s icons happening in one stage. Image sourced from Solaire Resorts and Casino’s Facebook page.

Go back to the 90s and enjoy the music of musicians like Wency Cornejo of AfterImage; Jett Pangan of The Dawn; Paco Arespacochaga of Introvoys; Cooky Chua of Color it Red; Medwin Marfil of True Faith; Dong Abay of Yano; Naldy Padilla of Orient Pearl; Perf de Castro of Rivermaya; and Lei Bautista of Prettier Than Pink. For more information, call Ticketworld at (+632) 891-9999.

Forest Fest Philippines 2017
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Arya Residences, BGC
Taguig City

Nurture your passion for forest protection through this event. Image sourced from Forest Foundation Philippines’ Facebook page.

Champion the cause of Mother Nature and take part in this unique fair. It features activities like a trade bazaar as well as a pitch fest, where participants will be presenting innovative ideas on protecting our forests. For more information, visit Forest Foundation Philippines’ Facebook page.

Kiddopreneur 2017
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Glorietta 2 Palm Drive Activity Center
Makati City

With the aim to involve young Filipinos in entrepreneurship, Kiddopreneur is back on its fifth year. Image sourced from Glorietta’s Facebook page.

Kids rule the world, at least in this event where young entrepreneurs ages 5 to 17 bring their most creative business ideas on the table. See the next big foodie or fashion idea from these future magnates. For more information, visit Glorietta’s Facebook page.

BGC My Street Community Garage Sale
7 a.m.
De Jesus Oval, Bonifacio Global City
Taguig City

Shop for pre-loved items at a cool rate. Image sourced from Bonifacio Global City’s Facebook page.

come to the biggest sale of pre-loved books, clothes, shoes, and more at this event. For more information, visit Bonifacio Global City’s Facebook page.

2nd Philippine Children’s Book Summit
7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
GT Toyota Center, University of the Philippines, Diliman
Quezon City

Be part of this festive event celebrating children’s literature. Image sourced from the Philippine Board on Books for Young People’s Facebook page.

For children’s books lovers, spend a day of fun and learning through the event’s workshops, storytelling activities, and more. For more information, visit Philippine Board on Books for Young People’s Facebook page.