End Your Month Right At These Events Near You
by Maria Romero, March 29, 2019 5:15pm
Art by Dani Elevazo
Shirebound and Busking Album Launch
When: March 29, 7:30 pm
Where: Route 196, Katipunan, Quezon City
The acclaimed folk artist Shirebound and Busking, the artist behind the soundtracks of smash indie films I’m Drunk I Love You and Kuya Wes, is launching his debut record, For Princesses, By Thieves O Mga Awit Ng Hiraya Para Sa Guni-Guning Sinta.
Kwentuhan: after hours conversations on publishing
When: March 29, 8 pm
Where: Kwago, Warehouse 8-A, La Fuerza Plaza, Makati City
This women’s month, Kwago is sitting down with artists, writers, and publishers to talk about the independent publishing industry. Hulyen, Betsy Cola, and Marian Hukom will come and share their experiences in making and publishing stories.
Lights off, Earth On
When: March 30, 8:30 pm
Where: Greenfield Weekend Market, Mandaluyong City
An exciting Earth Hour 2019 awaits as Greenfield Development Corporation teams up with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines for a campaign against plastic, #AyokoNgPlastik. Know more about art and sustainability through an exhibit by Harryn Torres, Arman Guitering, Lloyd Lusica, and Jet Bernal. The event will also feature a candlelit market and acoustic jazz session.
For more information, follow Greenfield City on Facebook.
Queer Arts Festival 2019: HimagSining
When: March 30, 2 pm
Where: Cinematheque Centre Manila, Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
HimagSining, a one-day pop-up festival for contemporary LGBTQIA+ artists who use art as expression, is back after three years of hiatus! Presented by Metro Manila Pride in association with Cinematheque Centre Manila, this arts festival aims to showcase arts and to make an impact through stickers to komiks, haikus to one-act plays, and songs to chants.
Come through for a moving day of art, panel discussions, film, music, performances, and stories for and by LGBTQIA+ people!
National Bookstore Great Warehouse Sale
When: March 27 to 31, 10:00 am
Where: National Book Store Quad Alpha, Mandaluyong City
Make room at your bookshelf because National Book Store Great Warehouse Sale is happening again this weekend! Come and shop for great books, supplies, toys and games, and more all up to 80% off!
Henry’s Summer Gadget Festival 2019
When: March 29 to 31, 10 am
Where: Glorietta Activity Center Palm Drive, Makati City
Join the annual Summer Gadget festival this weekend with free camera cleaning, photography workshop, and giveaways for photography enthusiasts! This is the perfect time to upgrade your summer gadget essentials.
Manila Improv Festival 2019
When: March 29 to 31, 2:00 pm
Where: PETA Theater Center, New Manila, Quezon City
Experience Improvisation comedy and get ready to laugh and learn with improv acts from all around the world at the 5th Manila Improv Festival. You can now watch five shows of your choice for the price of four here.
For more information, visit the event page on Facebook, or follow PETA Theater Center on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Retro Con 2019
When: March 30 to 31, 10 am
Where: Alimall Activity Area, Cubao, Quezon City
Vintage items, collectibles, and anything retro—do they spark joy in you? Come and reminisce the good old days at the second wave of Retro Con 2019 with other enthusiasts and collectors of vintage collectibles!
Tam-awan Village Artist's Bin-nadang Di Kordilyera Exhibition
When: March 23 to April 7, 10 am
Where: ArtistSpace, Ground Level, Ayala Museum Annex, Makati Ave. cor. De La Rosa St. Makati City
Bin-nadang Di Kordilyera means Bayanihan in Cordillera in English. Through this exhibit, step into the lives and culture of Cordillerans (formerly called Igorots) through art.
Cinema Centenario Film Screening
When: March 29 to 31
Where: 95 Maginhawa Street, Teachers Village East, Diliman, Quezon City
Tick other local films off your movie bucket list at Cinema Centenario’s film screening this weekend. Watch Alimuom, Ang Pangarap Kong Holdap, Bar Boys, BuyBust Movie, Kuya Wes, Liway, Mary, Marry Me, Patay Na Si Hesus, The Girl in the Orange Dress, and Sakaling Hindi Makarating. You can also watch Marilou Diaz-Abaya’s Karnal and Ricky Lee’s Moral digitally remastered versions. Tickets reservations are free!
For more information, call +63 945 5367054 or visit Cinema Centenario on Facebook.
- Inside Manila Weekend Guide
- Shirebound and Busking Album Launch
- Ang Bandang Shirley
- Oh, Flamingo!
- The Ridleys
- Betsy Cola
- Marian Hukom
- Earth Hour 2019
- Queer Arts Festival 2019: HimagSining
- Warehouse Sale
- National Bookstore
- Henry's Professional
- Manila Improv Festival 2019
- Retro Con 2019
- Bin-nadang Di Kordilyera
- Cinema Centenario
- Local Films