FRIDAY, September 11, 2015
1.) Lakbay Lingaw
Make your friday special with a Highlands Tour held by the Cebu City Tourism as part of their project, Lakbay Lingaw. They say, “The Highland Tours of Cebu opens up a whole new world of adventure, bringing the traveler upwards of 2,500 feet above sea level to the city’s hillylands.” Be filled with childlike wonder by the flower farms, hidden waterfalls, and networks of caves. Discover a part of Cebu you can’t see everyday. Contact the Cebu City Tourism Commission at (032) 412-4355 for more details or go to their office at 2nd Floor, Rizal Memorial Library & Museum Bldg., Sergio Osmeña Boulevard, Cebu City.
See the hottest rides at the SM City Cebu covered grounds, Pope John Paul II Ave. corner A. Soriano Avenue, North Reclamation Area, Cebu City. The fifth edition of Bumper to Bumper begins with a Drive In, Ride In Movie. That’s just a teaser of what you can expect to see from Saturday to Sunday, September 12-13. Don’t miss it! There’s a free car display, free popcorn, free cotton candy and free decals! For inquiries, you can call 0927-396-8888.
Join Mega Cebu’s slogan contest and get the chance to win as much as P3000. Mechanics are simple. Take a picture of a scene relating to the theme for the week, add a catchy slogan in English or Cebuano not more than 12 words then upload it on Facebook with the hashtag #MegaCebuPwedeKaayo. Tip: get your friends to help you with the likes and shares. Send as many entries as you want to. If you have questions, you can call them at 418 7234 local 138 or send a message to their Facebook page.
4.) Southside Nights
It’s another Hot Reggae Nights Production! This time, they’ll be showcasing local bands BambuSpliff, madebymachina, Capetown Claims, and Ala Ahkbar. If you want a night of fun with friends and the right music to end the week, be at there at HeadQuarterZ, EZone, F.Cabahug St., Kasambagan, Mabolo, Cebu City, TONIGHT at 9:00 PM. Entrance is FREE!
SATURDAY, September 12, 2015
Liven up your Saturday with even more music but with adrenaline in the mix! Watch the contestants heat up the stage as they perform their hearts out in a battle to come out on top. the competition is already on its 3rd leg of the eliminations. Cheer for your favorite! Who will it be, Enter at Your Own Risk, MementoVivere, Silingan Ni Felicity, Dama de Noche, or Metal Muffins?
2.) Family, Food, Fun: A Seminar on Mother, Infant and Young Child Nutrition
When it comes to family, make sure to give them the best of what you can. This includes educating ourselves. Lactation Attachment Training Counseling Help (LATCH) Cebu is holding a seminar about nutrition for mothers, infants and young children. Registration fee is P250 per adult. You can click here to register online. This is in partnership with Arugaan, a home center that cares for babies of families belonging to the urban poor and educates parents on health, building relationships with their children and other topics to equip them for parenthood.
“You had me. I loved you so much that it killed me when you decided to die on me. I’m no longer yours. I wish I could get lost in your eyes like I used to before.” Not familiar with the line? Then you better start reading Christine Brae’s His Wounded Light because she’ll be here for a book signing tomorrow! It’ll start at 2:00 PM at The Gallery, Ayala Center Cebu, Cebu Business Park, Archbishop Reyes Ave., Cebu City.
“Qube fearlessly juxtaposes the brilliance of two artists who have never met,” quoted from the article. Featuring works by two artists who use completely different mediums, Sacha Cotture’s and Jose Nigro’s art gives people a look into the world through different sets of eyes. The exhibit runs until the 29th at Qube Gallery, Crossroads, Banilad, Cebu City.
SUNDAY, September 13, 2015
The world is so much bigger than as you know it! Step out of familiarity and immerse yourself in the culture from the northern part of Asia. The Jellyfish Education Consultancy together with the Japan Foundation and Embassy of Japan will be holding the 2nd Japan Education Fair and Convention with several booths that you can check out and get to know Japan more while still in Cebu. Event starts at 11:00 AM at the Activity Center of Ayala Center Cebu, Cebu Business Park, Archbishop Reyes Ave., Cebu City.
Get ready to hear the best of the local music industry! The VisPop Music Festival will feature numerous homegrown talents including those from other fields and their works like short films from Chloe Veloso, Aldo Banaynal and Kurt Fick. The event will be held at the University of the Philippines Cebu grounds, Gorordo Ave., Lahug, Cebu City. It starts with a fair at 1:00 PM.
Marco Polo Plaza joins in honoring the National Teachers’ Month. For every four paying diners, a teacher gets to eat for FREE! Take this chance to say thank you to your teacher - or teachers, why not, right? - for the guidance they gave you. That love and care shaped you into who you are today. Make sure your teacher brings his/her Teacher’s ID. Promo lasts until October 5, 2015.
Photo credits: University House