MANILA -- This weekend, celebrate your mom’s passions and interests with these activities and promotions in several malls around the metro and beyond.
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At Alabang Town Center, on May 12, 6 p.m., fashionista moms get updated on the trendy styles of the season, while TriNoma holds a Moms Glam Camp at the Cartoon Network: Summer Splash event, on May 13.
In Makati, moms can learn to whip up desserts and pastries at the baking workshop on May 12, at the Glorietta 2. There will also be a cooking demo by Fely J's Restaurant at Greenbelt 3 Park on May 13.
At Circuit Lane, shop at the A Fair for Mom, a curated bazaar by the Weekend Showroom, from May 11 to 13, at the Deck. At Ayala Malls the 30th in Pasig, there will be a workshop on 3D Paper Flower Bouquet Card Making on May 13.
Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan gets real with an honest discussion about the highs and lows of motherhood in a talk at U.P. Town Center on May 12. For the musicphile moms, MYMP – short for “Make Your Mama Proud” – serenades audiences with their smooth grooves on May 13, 6 p.m. at the Activity Center.
Fairview Terraces will have an All About Mom event on May 13, which hosts a variety of express spa experiences at the Activity Center.
Ayala Center Cebu, meanwhile, will have a Moms in Bloom fashion showcase until May 13 at The Gallery, and "MOM Tribute," a serenade concert, headed by Ronnie Liang, on May 13 at the Activity Center.
Moreover, Ayala Malls’ participating restaurants invite moms and their friends to a relaxing afternoon of tea. Get a surprise treat when you dine between 2 to 5 pm until May 13.
In addition, moms get a free upgrade on pampering treatments at participating establishments until May 31.
Get the chance to gift her with something special from Jewelmer through the Keepsake MOMents promo. For every minimum purchase of P500 for the entire month of May at Glorietta, Greenbelt, Alabang Town Center, Ayala Center Cebu, Bonifacio High Street, TriNoma, Abreeza, Market! Market!, Marquee Mall, Harbor Point, Centrio Mall, UP Town Center, Fairview Terraces, Solenad, Ayala Malls Legaspi, Ayala Malls The 30th and Vertis North, you can earn a raffle ticket to win a Jewelmer Gold Stud South Sea Pearl Pendant.
BONIFACIO HIGH STRET
This Mother’s Day weekend, BGC transforms Bonifacio High Street Activity Center into a wonderland of food trucks and fun games, a one-stop workshop station featuring arts, beauty, and food, and a shopping haven of exclusive mommy merchandise and special deals. Held in partnership with lifestyle network TLC, the event is free and open to the public.
A Mommy Summit is happening too, with talks on entrepreneurship, motivation, and empowerment.
If you’re more of the foodie mom, The Gourmand Market is having a special Mother’s Day run at C1 Park, Central Square. McCormick has also invited chefs for a day of cooking demos, a food sale, and sampling at Bonifacio High Street Amphitheater.
Moms who shop on Mother’s Day, May 13, with a minimum spend of P2,000 using their Mastercard credit card will even get a chance to win prizes at the pick-a-prize in Greenhills, Tiendesitas, or Estancia.
In addition to that, there will be a Mother’s Day Fair at the Greenhills V-Mall Lobby until May 15. Tiendesitas, on the other hand, is also be hosting a special Mother’s Day Weekend Pop-Up at the Level 1 Building B until May 13, offering specialty goods, food, art, and more.
From May 12 to 13, Estancia’s Mother’s Day Mom Squad will have pamper sessions for all the deserving moms, and a bazaar. There will also be an ongoing art exhibit by Irene Ibanez in time for Mother’s Day, which will highlight the love between a mother and a child. Having had 10 years of experience with watercolor, Irene has been creating worlds on canvas by weaving wonderful little stories with a blend of elegance and whimsy. She has since shared these worlds with her daughter Isabela, and together, they are able to strengthen their bond as they grow in their art.
To top it all off, there will also be a special performance by Finn Morrison on May 13 at Estancia for all mallgoers to enjoy.
Robinsons Malls will be offering a wide array of activities to honor all mommies this weekend.
Instead of a bouquet of flowers, moms can have photographs as gifts that will last a lifetime. Just head over to the photo wall displays at Forum Robinsons, Robinsons Starmills, Robinsons Place Dasmariñas, Robinsons Sta. Rosa Market, Robinsons Tagaytay, and Robinsons Place General Trias.
At Robinsons Galleria, get a chance to take home a photo souvenir and soap/travel kit by presenting a receipt worth P1,000.
Cooking shows and contests will be held at Robinsons Place Santiago, Robinsons Place Palawan, Robinsons Novaliches, and Robinsons Place Santiago, while various workshops will take place at Robinsons Town Mall Malabon, Robinsons Place Malolos, Robinsons Place Lipa, and Robinsons Place Antipolo.
For more details, visit the Facebook page of Robinsons Malls.