Most malls nationwide closed on Thurs, Fri

By Ivy Jean Vibar, ABS-CBNnews.com

Posted at Apr 03 2012 04:27 PM | Updated as of Apr 04 2012 02:58 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- Most establishments will be closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. However, some malls in Metro Manila as well as in other regions will be open to serve their customers’ needs.

Here are the operating hours of some major malls:

Ayala Malls
   
All malls will be closed on Maundy Thursday (April 5) and Good Friday (April 6).

Malls will resume regular operating hours on Saturday (April 7).

Saturday mall hours:

  • Alabang Town Center: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Bonifacion High Street: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • TriNoma: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Glorietta: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Greenbelt 1: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Greenbelt 2, 3 and 5: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Greenbelt 4: Sat 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Market! Market! Sat: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Ayala Center Cebu: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Marquee Mall: 10a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Abreeza Mall: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

SM Malls

All malls except for SM City Baguio will be closed on Maundy Thursday (April 5) and Good Friday (April 6). SM City Baguio’s mall hours are from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

SM Malls will resume regular operating hours on Saturday (April 7). Saturday mall hours are from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., except for the following:

  • SM Center Pasig: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • SM City North Edsa: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • SM Mall of Asia: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • SM Megamall: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • SM City Baliwag: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Podium: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Robinsons Malls

Open from Maundy Thursday (April 5) to Easter Sunday (April 8) are:

  • Robinsons Place Luisita Mall in Tarlac City
    • Supermarket - 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Food Tenants - 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Starbucks - 7:30 am to 12 m.n.
    • Jollibee - 5 a.m. to 12 m.n.
  • Summit Ridge Tagaytay Mall
    • Supermarket - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Non-food tenants - 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Food tenants - 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (some may extend until midnight)
    • Starbucks - 9 a.m. to 1 a.m.

All other Robinsons Malls will be closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.  They will resume their regular operating hours on Saturday (April 7).

Megaworld Lifestyle Malls


Newport Mall at Resorts World Manila will be open on Thursday, from 12 p.m. to 12 m.n. and will be closed on Friday. It will resume operations on Saturday.

Other Megaworld malls will be closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. They will also resume regular operating hours on Saturday.

Mall hours on Saturday are:

  • Newport Mall: 12 p.m. to 12:00 m.n.
  • Eastwood Mall: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Venice Piazza: 12 p.m. to 12 m.n.
  • Burgos Circle: 12 p.m. to 12 m.n.
  • Lucky Chinatown Mall: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

 NCR train schedules

The Metro Rail Transit (MRT-3) will suspend operations from Maundy Thursday (April 5) until Easter Sunday (April 8). Operations will resume at 5 a.m. on Monday (April 9).

Light Rail Transit lines 1 and 2 will be closed from 8 p.m. of Holy Wednesday (April 4) until Easter Sunday (April 8). Operations will resume at 5 a.m. on Monday (April 9).

Both lines will be closed to give way for maintenance and repair.