LIST: Events to welcome Year of the Metal Rat

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 24 2020 12:05 PM

Ely Buendia is set to perform in the Chinese New Year countdown of Lucky Chinatown Mall. Handout

MANILA – Welcome the Year of the Metal Rat with these events and parties in Metro Manila.

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CNY COUNTDOWN AT LUCKY CHINATOWN 

When: January 24, starting at 7 p.m.
Where: Lucky Chinatown Mall, Binondo

Set to perform at the countdown are Leanne and Naara, IV of Spades, Itchyworms, and Ely Buendia, with a grand fireworks display to light up the sky at exactly 12 midnight. This will be followed by the traditional lion and dragon dances and the lighting of the first incense. 

MASTER MAX DY BLESSING OF THE YEAR

When: January 25, 10 a.m.
Where: Greenhills mall 

There will also be lion and dragon dances, a Chinese bazaar, and a wushu exhibition at the mall. For more information, visit the website of Ortigas Malls.

CNY AT ARANETA CITY

When: January 25
Where: All Araneta malls (Gateway Mall, Ali Mall, and New Farmers Plaza)

Aside from Chinese dragon and lion performance, shoppers and patrons will also get a chance to hear from feng shui master Hanz Cua or get exclusive sessions with tarot card reader Rob Rubin. To participate, a customer has to present a minimum single-receipt purchase of P500 from any Araneta City establishment from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on January 25. 

A minimum single-receipt purchase of P250 from any Araneta City food court or Dampa entitles one with a free regular pack of Eng Bee Tin in any of its classic variants – monggo, ube, buko, or pandan.

FENG SHUI TALK BY MARITESS ALLEN

When: January 25, 2 p.m.
Where: Tiendesitas mall

There will also be lion and dragon dances, a Chinese bazaar, and a wushu exhibition at the mall. For more information, visit the website of Ortigas Malls.

FENG SHUI TALK BY JOYCE CO

When: January 25, 2 p.m.
Where: Estancia mall

There will also be lion and dragon dances, a Chinese bazaar, and a wushu exhibition at the mall. For more information, visit the website of Ortigas Malls.

CALLALILY AT LUCKY CHINATOWN

When: January 25, 6 p.m.
Where: Lucky Chinatown Mall, Binondo

At the mall, kids get a chance to meet adorable Pokemon such as Pikachu and Eevee. There will also be an astrological forecast segment by Johnson Chua as well as cultural presentations from Chinese schools and Filipino-Chinese organizations, and a Lunar New Year Parade.

NYOY VOLANTE AT AYALA MALLS MANILA BAY

When: January 25, starting at 4 p.m.
Where: Ayala Malls Manila Bay

Other performers include bands High Calibre and Higher Ground, who will have alternating performances until 10 p.m.

UNIQUE SALONGA AT LUCKY CHINATOWN

When: January 26, 6 p.m.
Where: Lucky Chinatown Mall, Binondo

There will also be an adorable Guinea Pigs Cavy Fashion Show at the mall at 11 a.m., with the event in partnership with the Philippine Lapine Club. 

JC SANTOS, BELA PADILLA MALL SHOW

When: January 26, 4 p.m.
Where: Farmers Plaza Activity Area, Araneta city

The two stars will interact with fans as they promote their new movie, “On Vodka, Beers, and Regrets.”

JINKY VIDAL AT AYALA MALLS MANILA BAY

When: January 26, starting at 4 p.m.
Where: Ayala Malls Manila Bay

Other performing bands include MUB and Part 3.