Valentines at BGC
BGC celebrates romance with the Love Street: A Valentine Concert at the BHS Amphitheatre on Feb. 14, 7 p.m., featuring Moira Dela Torre and Prince Dundee Valencia. Get VIP tickets with a P2,000 accumulated purchase from any Bonifacio High Street establishment from Feb. 1 to 14. Meanwhile, the area is decoarated with a 22-foot heart-shaped red tree by Gideon Hermosa along 7th street together with eye-catching indoor installations inside One Bonifacio High Street — perfect for selfies and groupfies. Post the photos for a chance to win tickets to Matilda The Musical and gift certificates from Bonifacio High Street restaurants (Wolfgang Steakhouse, Din Tai Fung, TGIFridays, Italiani). Upload the photos on Instagram and “share with us how you’ve fallen in love in BHS” with the hashtag #InLoveInBHS. (For the full mechanics visit http://bit.ly/BHSValentines.) Check out the Cadbury Dairy Milk Promise Park with romantic booths, band performances, a pinky promise ceremony, and the reveal of the Cadbury Promise Pack. In search of gifts? Visit Valentine’s At The Park, a gifting market by Urban Pod at C1 Bonifacio High Street, where you can find food, treats, or trinkets while being serenaded. For more details, stay updated through Bonifacio High Street’s official Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/BoniHighStreet/.
Joey G. at Robinsons Magnolia
THE MAN behind those familiar songs from the 1990s — “Got to Believe in Magic,” “Hold On,” “Heart of Mine,” “Set You Free” — Joey G, the former front man of Side A, will have a show at Robinsons Magnolia on Feb. 15, 4 p.m., at the Mall’s Atrium. For more information, check Robinsons Magnolia in Facebook and IG.
Valentine’s at Venice Grand Canal
CELEBRATE love at Venice Grand Canal at McKinley Hill. The lights and water show Aqua Y Carnevale returns on Feb 14, with shows at 6 and 8 p.m. at the Venice Piazza. The free show includes ballet performances, acrobatics, performers with striking costumes, all on board massive floats on the Venice Grand Canal. AT 6 p.m. daily from Feb. 14 to 16, there will be concerts and performances at the Venice Piazza. KZ Tandingan and TJ Monterde perform on Feb. 14, the Miss Saigon Concerto on Feb. 15 (the concerto will also be performed all the weekends of February), and a surprise guest performer on Feb. 16 at Ponte de Amore. There will also be a #LoveVenice 3D Mapping show and its modern interpretation of Italy’s Romeo and Juliet at the Venice Piazza. For singles there will be a free admission party with speed dating activities on Feb. 15, 5 p.m., at the Venice Piazza. As part of the Valentine’s Day festivities, and in celebration of Leonardo Da Vinci’s 500th death anniversary, different interpretations of Leonardo Da Vinci’s masterpieces will be shown, in partnership with the Philippine-Italian Association, on Feb. 13 to 29 at the Ponte de Amore Lobby. The Venice Grand Canal Mall is also offering customers exclusive deals from participating shops and restaurants the entire month of February. For details, visit www.megaworld-lifestylemalls.com or call 7624-1971.
Valentine’s at Robinsons Malls
FOR the month of love, there will be singers and acoustic jams at Robinsons around the country. On Feb. 14, Idol Philippines finalist Dan Ombao will perform at Robinsons Place Lipa; the acoustic group Flumia and Juan Miguel Severo will perform at Robinsons Place Antipolo; the Palabra Band and Shane Lumanog have back-to-back acoustic performances at Robinsons Angeles; Cat & Mice will have a show at Robinsons Place Las Piñas. Over at Robinsons Magnolia, catch Joey G on Feb. 15, 4 p.m. Over at Robinsons Galleria, for a minimum spend of P1,500 from Feb. 14 to 28, get a chance to win an overnight stay at Holiday Inn Galleria or a buffet for two at Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria. Robinsons Novaliches and Robinsons Place Lipa are holding a “What is your Robinsons Malls’ love story?” online contest for a chance to win a Valentines Package. Various Robinsons Malls have set up installations and displays for the perfect photograph. The complete line-up of Robinsons Malls upcoming performances, events, and promos can be found at www.robinsonsmalls.com.
Rey Valera at City of Dreams
OVER at City of Dreams, CenterPlay, the contemporary entertainment bar on the gaming floor, there will be a Valentine’s party with hitmaker Rey Valera — the man behind “Maging Sino Ka Man” and “Kahit Maputi Na Ang Buhok Ko” — on Feb. 15 at 10 p.m. Joining him are other CenterPlay bands including HeartBeats, Part 3, and Higher Ground. Guests can reserve a seat or a table starting at P1,50 nett which is inclusive of consumable snacks. Meanwhile, DreamPlay Families can avail of DreamPlay’s Panda Power-packed Valentine’s VIP Package (P1,499) from Feb. 14 to 16, which is inclusive of an all-day pass to DreamPlay’s attractions with express check-in and priority access to the attractions; an exclusive photo opportunity with Kung Fu Panda’s Po and Mei Mei; and other treats including heart-shaped cookies, Chez Gingy milkshake and a Kung Fu Panda-themed cable winder. DreamPlay is open from from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. on weekends (Friday to Sunday). For inquiries, call 8800-8080 or e-mail email@example.com or visit www.cityofdreamsmanila.com.
Rachelle Ann Go at RWM
FRESH FROM her stint in the musical Hamilton, Rachelle Ann Go brings the Broadway and West End experience this Valentines Day to Resorts World Manila’s (RWM) Marriott Grand Ballroom in The Homecoming concert on Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Joining Ms. Go are Lea Salonga, Erik Santos, Zephanie, and with the musical accompaniment of the Manila Philharmonic Orchestra. The Homecoming also features the musical direction of Marc Lopez and overall direction of Paul Basinillo. Tickets are available at the RWM Box Office and all TicketWorld outlets.