MANILA - Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these events.
1. Kapamilya Krismas 3
Where: Trinoma Mindanao Open Parking
When: November 22, 4 p.m.
Are you a solid Kapamilya? Here's a chance for you to meet your favorite ABS-CBN stars.
This weekend, the cast of “Ang Probinsyano,” “On the Wings of Love” and “Doble Kara” will bring fun and surprises to their fans. Expect to see James Reid, Nadine Lustre, Albie Casiño, Coco Martin, Richard Yap, Maja Salvador, Agot Isidro, Julia Montes, Sam Milby, Maxene Magalona, John Lapuz and Alora Sasam, among others.
An OPM concert will also be staged by Gloc-9, Erik Santos, KZ Tandingan, Morissette, Daryl Ong and Ebe Dancel.
2. Click Play: The Social Media Festival
Where: SMX Convention Center
When: November 22
Youtube sensation Ryan Higa will spearhead the first-ever meet and greet event between the stars of the online world and their fans.
Higa, who is known for his channel NigaHiga, has over 15 million subscribers on Youtube.
Also attending the event is Youtube star David Choi, who has gotten recognition for his covers of different songs.
Tickets are available at SM tickets online and outlets nationwide.
3. The Secret Garden
Where: Onstage Theater in Greenbelt 1
When: November 20 to December 20
The Secret Garden is a classic Victorian story based on the novel of English author Frances Hodgson Burnett.
It tells the story of a young woman named Mary Lennox, who had to live in her uncle's house when the cholera outbreak in India killed her parents.
Inquisitive and curious, Mary decided to explore the so-called "secret garden," not knowing that her discoveries will change her perspectives and world views.
4. TLC Festival
Where: Bonifacio High Street
When: November 21
Leading travel and lifestyle channel TLC calls barkadas and families to check out their foodie festival.
The festival, which was first launched in Singapore last September, highlights cupcake-decorating and virtual travelling activities.
Special appearances from TLC personalities and complimentary makeovers will also add up to the excitement of the event.
Catch Fun Taiwan All Stars: Wedding Special’s Janet Hsieh and The Fabulous Baker Brothers Tom and Henry Herbert in person.
TLC Southeast Asia's newest ambassador Erwan Heussaff, who was featured in four vignettes called "Food Fix with Erwan Heussaff," will also be there to demonstrate easy-to-do recipes.
5. The Bridges of Madison County
Where: Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, 4th Floor, RCBC Plaza
When: November 20 to December 6
Dubbed as one of the most romantic stories ever written, The Bridges of Madison County has won two Tony Awards.
It is based on the novel by Robert James Waller, which tells a story of a housewife and her life-changing romance with a traveling photographer.
The Broadway musical will be headlined by renowned artists Joanna Ampil (Miss Saigon, Jesus Christ Superstar, Avenue Q) and MiG Ayesa (Rock of Ages, Buddy, Thriller Live!). It will be directed by acclaimed director Bobby Garcia.
Tickets are available at TicketWorld.