The past week has been an explosive one.[firstpara] There was the Pacquiao fight (though admittedly it wasn’t as fun to watch), Mr. Big conquered our shores, and….well, Justin Bieber was here too. And the fun never stops, because the weekend is here with more fun stuff for you to do!
On May 14 and 15, one of the biggest sports brand in the world, Adidas will be holding its Adidas ALL24 event at Eastwood City, Libis.
The event is a 24-hour event, that starts Saturday 10 p.m. and ends at 10 p.m. the next day. It is a part of Adidas’ latest campaign that celebrates the love of the game.
In the event, Adidas hopes to encourage people to come and celebrate their passion for sports, music, dance, fashion or art.
ALL24 will not just be taking place in the country, it will also be happening simultaneously in five other cities in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Singapore.
Popular DJs will be providing the music. Top athletes, football stars, professional runners and skateboarders, graffiti artist groups, famous dance crews, celebrity dancers, and the movers and shakers of the fashion industry will showcase their love and support for Adidas.
To register, log on to AdidasAll24.com.
International Food Exhibition Philippines 2011
The flavors of the world are at the mercy of your lips. At the 8th International Food Exhibition (IFEX), you’ll find an exciting array of food finds that truly represent the global palate.
The event happens at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City this May 12 to 14.
The event also offers opportunities for importers, exporters, wholesailers, retailers and manufacturers, and will also be hosting special show features such as Mindanao: Best of the Islands Food Show, 1st Natural Health and Food Products Festival, Agri-Aqua Show, food manufacturers from 2011 partner region Soccsksargen (the 5 provinces that make up Central Mindanao, namely South Cotabato, North Cotabato, Sarangani, Sultan Kudarat and General Santos), and Berdelicious (an organic gourmet food festival).
Entrance for the general public is at P100, with discounts available for students and senior citizens. Please present a valid ID.
For more details, go to the IFEX Philippines 2011 website.
Intramuros Heritage Run
On May 15, runners will get the chance to run at one of Manila’s oldest and spectacular locations at the Intramuros Heritage Run at Sta. Lucia St. cor. Anda St., Intramuros.
The run starts at 5 am.
Registration fees are P300 for 3K, P350 for 5K and P400 for 10K. Inclusive kit comes with singlet, racebib, race map and free entrance to Bahay Tsinoy Museum, Fort Santiago.
For more information, contact Kaisa Para Sa Kaunlaran Inc. at 527-6083 or Kristian at 526-6796.
B-Side in Makati plays host to Soul Fillet on May 14, Saturday featuring DJs Liquid A and Medmessiah plus Pikaso, Hash 1, Noodles, Midwest All Stars, Chi Nights of Rizal, Bo Jam from Flip Music, LDP, 5th Wave Theory, Amanda A.C.T., Phatkat and others during the open mic.
Japanese singer, songwriter, producer, DJ and radio personality , and ndependent music label.owner, Likkle Mai will be playing at B-Side in Makati on May 13, 9 p.m.
Entrance is free.
Saguijo will be hosting Soki Mu-Nights Presents "May the 13th!" with Blue Boy Bites Back, Chicosci, Leonecast, Mad Hatter Day, Mayonnaise, Stonefree and The Very First on May 13, Friday.
On the next night, May 14, the Brgy. Tibay 5th Anniversary happens with Batas, COG, Cosmic Love, Franco, Greyhoundz, Head, Jonan Aguilar+Anak, Kamikazee, Loonie/Stick Figgas, Mike Swift, Pinoy Stories, Sinag and Zooom
Over at 70s Bistro, The Jerks will be playing on May 13, while Radioactive Sago Project, Coffebreak Island, Dong Abay, Datu's Tribe, and Republika de Lata play on May 14.
WORDS BY: GELO GONZALES