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Bigfish Presents: Hedkandi World Series
This weekend’s biggest party comes courtesy of Bigfish as the country’s premiere party organizer presents "Hedkandi World Series" on March 5, Saturday featuring Dj Andy Norman & Bigfish Resident Dj John Paul together with Surprise LIVE Performers! The event happens at the A. Venue Hall in Makati.
So who is DJ Andy Norman? DJ Andy, a HedKandi vet, is originally part of the founding line-up of one the UK's biggest dance compilation record labels, and is currently one of the main resident DJs of "Team Kandi" Andy continues to grace some of the world's greatest nightclubs in Australia, Japan, Singapore, the Philippines, Russia & North America. So you know, you’re going to have a real awesome time.
For tickets and VIP tables, please call at (63 2) 632-7762 or (63 2) 634-8238. You may visit at www.bigfishmanila.com.
Tonight, March 4, What the Funk Fridays happens over at LiMBO at The Grand Hamptons Tower, The Fort featuring DJ Funk Avy. Fiamma invites you to drink, dance, and dine, as it hosts Fresh Fridays. And last but not the least, OPUS at Resorts World in Pasay beckons as well as Uber Disko Fridays happens hosted by GP Reyes and Manolet Dario.
Tonight, Juan Pablo Dream and Maria Cafra play at Penguin Bar in Makati. Over Handlebar Bar and Grill, also in Makati, Tempestuous Jones whips up a storm. The Jerks, meanwhile, will be at their regular Friday haunt, 70s Bistro in Quezon City. Route 196 in Katipunan has a show prepared for you as Attraction! Reaction happens. Up-and-coming indie band, The Butchercons will be launching their album as well, over at Obsidian Bar in Ortigas. And last for this Friday night, it’s Saguijo, hosting Jack Daniel's The JD Set with Blackmanika, Blue Boy Bites Back, Fade Into Oblivion, Kelevra, Paramita, and Stories of Now
Saturday promises to be just as great as Johnny Alegre Jazz Quartet and Coffee Break Island. At Handlebar, the soothing tunes continue as Noel Cabangon plays. Route 196, meanwhile, hosts Deep Fried, while Saguijo features Luis Alcantara Foundation with Divine Sacred Order, Eman Garcia, Felsen, Identikit, Kuwago, The Lowtechs, Neverdie, Unang Kendeng ni Nene, and Wilderness
AMP Recital: A NIGHT of LEGENDS
On March 4 and March 5, 7:30 PM, you can catch the AMP Recital: A NIGHT of LEGENDS at the Ateneo Rizal Mini Theater, Katipunan, Quezon City. The best musicians from Ateneo will be playing music from different generations and genres, from pop to opm to grunge and rock and roll.
Tickets are P150 each.
For inquiries, contact Chris Legaspi at (0917) 867-0311 or Veronica Feleo at (0916) 573-0295.
Brasilipinas 2011: Rio De Manila
One of the most rocking happenings this weekend just might be Brasilipinas 2011: Rio De Manila happening on March 4, 8:30 p.m. at the Rockwell Tent, Makati City. Featuring Brigada, Nyko Maca, Esoola De Samba, Ebo Philippines, Planet Zips, and surprise performances, there definitely won’t be any shortage of sonic goodness in the event. There will also be a fashion show by Sofa Batucada Parade, authentic Brazilian food by Chef Carla Abaya, Super Bock beers, Collezione-C2 Brasilipinas limited edition shirts, and free drinks from the Havaianas beach bar.
Entrance is free.
Carnaval Do Brasil
And Brasilipinas festivities continue at at Carnal Do Brasil on March 4, 8 p.m. at S Lounge, G/F Atrium Bldg., Makati Ave., Makati City.
From 8 to 11 p.m. you can eat to your heart’s content on a Brazilian buffet dinner while listening to salsa music by DJ Sonny Tugade. After, enjoy Caipirinhas with music by Aquarela. Guests with the best Brazilian-themed outfits will get free gift certificares from S Lounge.
No guest list and cover charge.
For Luxe room and table reservations, contact 408-1852, (0915) 613-1474 or (0915) 613-1289.
OPERATION Wake Camp: "You Ride, We Guide"
A three-day wakeboarding camp will be held from March 5 to 7 at CWC, Camarines Sur, Philippines. It’s open for everyone, from beginners to those who want more advanced training. The event will give those interested a chance to ride, learn, share, and hang out with other wakeboarders.
The camp will have beginner, intermediate and advanced instruction levels, depending on your wakeboarding or wakeskating ability. Registration fee is Php 5,000 and is inclusive of the following:
• 2 dinners
• 3 days and 2 nights stay in a Villa del Rey cabana or single container (twin sharing).
• Free drinks in our BBQ Party at the CWC poolside
• 3 days unlimited riding at the cable and winch park.
• 3 days unlimited coaching by some of the World's Top Riders
• Free use of CWC swimming pool, skate park and wifi.
• Free Naga airport/bus pick-up and drop-off.
• Event t-shirt/jersey
For more information please email jenette.tyn@gmail, or contact: +63908.885.6739 or +63916.3046558
WORDS BY: GELO GONZALES