Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” Event on October 24 to 27 at the SM Megamall, Activity Center

Families, fanboys and movie buffs are invited to join Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” Event happening on Oct. 24 to 27 at the Activity Center of SM Megamall. Admission is free! The place to check out for all things Thor, the event celebrates the Mighty Avenger who battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms in the new, 3D action-adventure “Thor: The Dark World.” Megamall’s Activity Center (located at the Lower Ground Floor) will be transformed into Thor’s world, complete with giant banners and …

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Erik Santos – ‘inTENse: A Decade with the Prince of Pop’ on November 9 at PICC Plenary Hall

Cornerstone Concerts presents Erik Santos – inTENse: A Decade with the Prince of Pop on November 9, 2013 – 8:00pm at the PICC Plenary Hall, CCP Complex, Pasay City. This November, the “Star in A Million” grand winner and  Prince of Pop Erik Santos will celebrate his decade-long career in the music industry. Dubbed as “inTENse,” his anniversary show will be staged at the PICC Plenary Hall on November 9. The concert, to be directed by Johnny Manahan with Homer Flores as musical director, is featuring …

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CREAM Halloween Ball 2013 at The World Trade Center on October 26

BIGFISH International presents CREAM Halloween Ball 2013—the biggest and longest-running halloween costume party in the Philippines, taking place at The World Trade Center (Pasay City, Metro Manila) on Saturday, October 26, 3013.  This year’s ball is themed Ancient Roman Empire and showcases performances by special guest artists, International Dance Music Award (IDMA)-winning Australian songwriter, music producer, and dj–TyDi, and British DJ and record producer, Lange. Spinning as well are BIGFISH resident djs, Kuala Lumpur-based John Paul Lee & Chris Raeuber. Official Residence: Diamond Hotel; Official …

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UN World Food Programme (WFP) marks ‘World Food Day’ on October 16 highlighting the power of nutrition

ROME/MANILA – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts. “Undernourished girls and boys face barriers in health, in school performance and later, in the workplace, which limit their human potential and their capacity to contribute to the societies in which they live,” said WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin. “Prioritising nutrition today is an investment in …

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20,000 screaming, singing, and dancing fans flock to Quezon Memorial Circle for “MOR Live: Kwento ng Musikang Pilipino”

Daniel Padilla and Enrique Gil recently performed before 20,000 screaming, singing, and dancing fans, who flocked to Quezon Memorial Circle (QMC) for the free concert of “My Only Radio (MOR) 101.9 For Life!” titled “MOR Live: Kwento ng Musikang Pilipino.” Daniel and Enrique quickly turned QMC into a mosh pit of overly thrilled Kapamilya audience as everyone sang along with their signature hits ‘Oha, Oha’ and ‘Hinahanap-hanap Kita,’ respectively. The two Kapamilya teen icons both went down the stage to shake hands with the audience …

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Kinder Joy finally arrives in the Philippines to spread delightful surprises

Did you know that surprises make people remarkably happier? Surprises have, indeed, powerful effects. Psychologist Norbert Schwarz conducted a classic study where it was found that a small but pleasant surprise, such as finding 10 cents, uplifts a person’s mood. Schwarz repeatedly placed a coin near a copy machine where it can be easily seen. When the subjects who found the coin were surveyed shortly thereafter, their overall satisfaction with life was significantly higher than those who did not find the coin. While the study …

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UNICEF’s “Auction for Action” opens starting October 21 to 27

All work and no play makes Juan a dull boy. For the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef), play is a right and a must for proper physical and mental development of children. Every year, “Auction for Action” collects and auctions off art and furniture pieces enough to make a child happy. In a bid to give Filipino children a chance at day care and educational play, play-inspired art and furniture pieces will be auctioned off by Unicef on October 21 to 27 through an online …

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‘Juan Fun Day: The Juan dela Cruz Grand Fans Day’ at Trinoma Activity Center on October 19

ABS-CBN’s no.1 Primetime Bida teleserye “Juan dela Cruz” will give back the love to its loyal TV viewers this Saturday (October 19) via ‘Juan Fun Day: The Juan dela Cruz Grand Fans Day.’ Drama King Coco Martin will lead the special event together with his co-stars ZsaZsa Padilla, Gina Pareño, Erich Gonzales, Shaina Magdayao, Arron Villaflor, Neil Coleta, John Medina, Louise Abuel, John Regala, and Eddie Garcia. Also joining ‘Juan Fun Day’ are some of the country’s well-loved singers who sang in “Juan dela Cruz” …

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“Captain Phillips” special sneak previews on October 14 & 15, in selected theaters nationwide

MANILA, Oct. 11, 2013 – Columbia Pictures has announced that its critically acclaimed hostage thriller “Captain Phillips” will have special sneak previews on Monday and Tuesday, October 14 & 15, in selected theaters nationwide. (Please see list of participating cinemas below.) Starring two-time Academy Award® winner Tom Hanks in the title role, the film is Oscar®-nominated director Paul Greengrass’s multi-layered examination of the 2009 hijacking of the U.S. container ship Maersk Alabama by a crew of Somali pirates. “Captain Phillips” is—through Greengrass’s distinctive lens—simultaneously a …

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Vault Magazine celebrates 3rd anniversary with glitz and glamour with “Gilt”

Vault Magazine’s mission of always giving its readers an insider’s look into the exclusive and luxurious lifestyle has translated into treating its readers and partners to an evening of glitz and glamour with “Gilt”, a celebration held in honor of its 3rd anniversary. Over the past three years, the magazine has strived to present highly-curated issues of the best in dining, travel, fashion, automobiles and lifestyle. With Editor-in-Chief David Celdran at the helm, it is a showcase of sophistication and style for the modern Filipino …

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