It’s a payday weekend, and the powers-that-be know it all too well that you’ve got some moolah to spare. Check out these sales and weekend markets popping up all over the metro this weekend:
1. Buy happiness
The Robinson’s Warehouse Sale happens from September 30 to October 2 at the World Trade Center in Pasay.
Avail of up to 70% discount from brands like Robinsons Department Store, Robinsons Supermarket, Handyman, Robinsons Appliances, True Value, Toys “R” Us, Topshop, Topman, Dorothy Perkins, Warehouse, Trucco, Saizen, and Howards Storage World. Phew—got that?
Simply present your Robinsons Cebu Pacific MasterCard, GO! MasterCard or any Metrobank credit card at the lobby to enter, and shop the day away!
And then there's the Buy and Share Flea Market on October 1 at the A.Venue Mall along Makati ave. It has a wide array of books, clothes, bags, gadgets, sporting goods and kitchenware.
The flea market is a fundraiser for CCF Makati as well, so not only are you getting great deals, you’re also helping a good cause.
For regionally grown fruits and vegetables, artisanal cheeses, wines, coffee beans, natural health and beauty products, and hand-made crafts, why not check out Whitespace Market at Chino Roces in Makati? The market opens on October 2, and promises to offer one-of-a-kind treats.
Last but not the least, the 2nd Mega Brands Sale happens at the Megatrade Hall 2 & 3, 5th Level, SM Megamall from September 30 to October 2. It’s the perfect place to get your Christmas shopping started as 120 brands are participating, offering discounts of up to 70%! From gadgets to sporting goods, there’s definitely no lack of choices at this mega sale.
2. Art attack!
On October 1, 4 PM, the Ateneo Alumni Association (AAA) stages the Ateneo Art Auction at the Finale Art File where over 60 major works by the country’s most respected and much sought artists like Kiukok, Onib Olmedo, Santiago Bose, Nena Sagui, Winner Jumalon, Norman Dreo, and more will be auctioned off. Finale Art File is located at La Fuerza Compound, 2241 Pasong Tamo Extension, Makati City.
For inquiries, email email@example.com, call the Ateneo Alumni Association at 426-6001 local 4688 or log on to www.ateneoartauction.com.
From October 1 to 31, SM City North EDSA hosts the Philippine School of Interior Design Advanced Class 2011's exhibit titled Jak ‘en Poy: An Interior Design Exhibit of Sustainable Proportions. Here, the stars of the gallery are ten materials that define sustainability: stone, steel, concrete, paper, glass, wood, bamboo, rubber, plastic, and clay. For inquiries, contact 929-3641.