We hope your Valentine proved fruitful. But if not, well, fret not. The weekend’s here and it offers you a wealth of adventures. [firstpara]
On Friday, February 18, you can check out OPUS at Resorts World Manila where Uber Disko Fridays happens. The event is Hosted by GP Reyes and Manolet Dario.
Over at LiMBO (31st St. corner 1st Ave. ,The Grand Hamptons Tower 2, Fort Bonifacio Global City, Taguig) What the Funk Fridays happens featuring DJ Funk Avy.
Fiamma hosts Fresh Fridays as well, where they invite you to drink, dance and dine!
On Friday, you can check out Kalayo and Penpen over at Penguin Bar in Makati.
Route 196 in Katipunan hosts Terno Night featuring Up Dharma Down and other Terno bands. Saguijo, on the other hand, will be having a Kerplunk! night featuring Carlos Castano, Dhruva Tara, Maryzark, Salamin, and more.
And last but not the least for this Friday night is Maynila Mahal Kita at B-Side in Makati. The gig features Juan Pablo Dream, Mr. Bones, Paramita, Skies of Ember, Elemento, The Discoball, The Go Signals, Turbo Goth, Cosmic Love, Halik ni Gringo, Loonie, Flood, Jonan Aguilar, Cheeba, and Artstrong.
Saturday brings you more cool gigs starting at Penguin Bar were Karl Roy and Jun Lopito will play. Terno bands including The Charmes, Encounters with a Yeti, Hidden Nikki, Musical O, Not Another Boy Band, Popular Days, Sleepwalk Circus, Up Dharma Down, and more will be invading Saguijo.
Jazz at Salon de Ning
Jazz fans are in for a treat as Salon de Ning at The Peninsula Manila, corner Ayala and Makati Avenues, Makati City hosts a 2-week long Jazz-fest from February 13 to March 2. Jazz music will be playing all night on those dates at the said bar. The series of gigs will feature more than 12 jazz bands and performers from all over the world like Hubert Laws (USA), Charito (Tokyo), Logic Band (Australia), Carlos Zialcita (SFO), and more.
For inquiries, call 887-2888.
Yellowcard Live in Manila
Last weekend, it was Deftones who invaded Manila. This weekend, it’s going to be pop rock band Yellowcard. The band, who is behind the hit "Stacy's Mom" will be playing at the A-Venue Hall in Makati on February 20, Sunday. The concert will also feature Hilera, and Silent Sanctuary. Ticket prices are at 3500 pesos and 1800 pesos.
Sandari Trekking Adventure
If you’re in the mood to go out of town, and get in touch with nature then check out the Sandari Forest Trekking Adventure. The adventure happens on February 19, 2011 at Sandari Batulao KM. 77 Nasugbu, Batangas, and families are invited. Check out the link here for more info .
WORDS BY: GELO GONZALES