Thanks to August 21 being Ninoy Aquino Day, another long weekend is upon us!
This week, we kind of went gaga over the phenomenon that is #AlDub, who had its first monthsary just last weekend. We didn't regret getting on the Yaya Dub bandwagon who, no doubt, exudes distinct allure when she's in Maine Mendoza form.
Meanwhile, this week's sexay saw a couple of Alice Dixson FHM BroCon webisodes—with Ritz Azul and Aubrey Miles—and an epic twerk-off between first-timer Anne Curtis and hot momma Ina Raymundo (who's next?).
But, enough with the intro! Here is this week's edition of the FHM Gimik Guide for your long weekend lakwatsa needs!
WHERE: Valkyrie Night Club, BGC
WHEN: August 20
WHAT'S UP: Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike's protege, WolfPack, is dropping by one of the metro's exclusive night life spots to spin their new single, "Higher Place" (feat. Ne-Yo). What a way to start the long weekend!
For table reservations, call 0917-6808888
RICKY RUBIO #TAKEONMANILA
WHERE: Intramuros, then San Juan
WHEN: August 21 to 23
WHAT'S UP: The Minnesota Timberwolf will impart to his Filipino fans not just his passing wizardry, but also his love for the sport in a series of activities in his first trip to Manila. Heads up, hoops fans!
WHERE: saGuijo Cafe + Bar, Makati
WHEN: August 21, starts at 8 p.m.
WHAT'S UP: Why not hit two birds with one stone? Rock out for a cause with Sandwich, Ebe Dancel, Imago, Peryodiko, and many more! The show is for the benefit of Ang Misyon, Inc., Orchestra of the Filipino Youth's mother foundation.
Entrance fee is at P200 (comes with a free drink)
CYBERZONE COSPLAY CRAZE
WHERE: The Annex, 4th floor, SM North EDSA
WHEN: August 22 to 23, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
WHAT'S UP: Calling all cosplay aficionados! SM Cyberzone and Cosplay.ph team up for Cosplay Craze, which will feature fashion shows, photo contests, and other fun activities for costume role-playing lovers!
Admission is free!
CHECK MIKE ONE, TWO...
WHERE: Conspiracy Garden Cafe, QC
WHEN: August 22, show starts at 9 p.m.
WHAT'S UP: A night of music and laughter, courtesy of Mike Unson and the Mike Bon Gang, among others! Stressed out this week? Here's the perfect gig for unwinding.
Entrance fee: P150; P50 for students 18 and above with ID