WEEKEND GUIDE | April 28-30: LaBoracay, Earthday Jam, and more

April 28, 2017 - 7:18 PM
Check out the various fun events in the metro for the Labor Day weekend, April 28 to 29, 2017.

Enjoy the long weekend with our list of things to do in and out of the metro.

Friday, April 28
Earthday Jam 2017
5 p.m.
Rizal Park, Manila City

Celebrate Earth month and show some love for Mother Earth at this free concert. Photo sourced from Earthday Jam Foundation’s Facebook page.

Some of the country’s top musicians gather together for the planet and to encourage the public to help in preserving it. Among these green-minded artists are Abra, Autoletic, Brat Pack, Brownman Revival, Gracenote, Chicosci, Gloc 9, Gracenote, Imago, Kitchie Nadal, Lou Bonnevie, Mayonnaise, Moonstar88, Nina, Noel Cabangon, Philia, Rouge, Slapshock, and more. For more information, visit  Earthday Jam Foundation’s Facebook page.

Dance Dance Asia-Crossing the Movements
Through April 29
Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium, De la Salle University
Manila City

Celebrate International Dance Day at this event. Image sourced from Japan Foundation Philippines’ Facebook page.

Dance Dance Asia features a collaborative performance on street dance, hip-hop, jazz, and contemporary dance. Participatng in the event are emerging directors and dancers from countries including Philippines, Japan, and Vietnam. Admission is free. For more information,  visit Japan Foundation Philippines’ Facebook page.

Angry Christ
Through May 14
Wilfrido Ma. Guererro Theater, University of the Philippines-Diliman
Quezon City

Multi-awarded playwright Floy Quintos presents his newest play, ‘Angry Christ.’ Image sourced from Dulaang UP’s Facebook page.

Angry Christ is about the life of Fil-American painter Alfonso Ossorio. For more information, call (+63) 917-9673616.

Saturday, April 29
Boracay Music Festival
Through May 1
OM Bar, Boracay

Enjoy some sun, sea, and the music scene at Boracay’s five-day Labor Day celebration. Image sourced from Boracay Music Festival’s Facebook page.

Chill and get some cool island vibe as international and local artists like Chicane, Lush and Simon, and Tom Taus keep the party going. For more information, visit Boracay Music Festival’s Facebook page.

Labor Day Weekend 2017
May 1
Hennan Regency Boracay Station 2
Boracay, Aklan

Spend the long weekend partying in this luxury resort in Boracay. Image sourced from Hennan Regency Resort and Spa’s Facebook page.

Hennan Regency Resort and Spa holds various theme parties—a neon party, splash party, and a foam party—during Labor Day weekend. Ticket price is at Php1, 000. For more information, visit Hennan Regency Resort and Spa’s Facebook page.

Globe’s Super Paradise
Through April 30
Epic Boracay Beachfront

Image sourced from Globe Telecom’s Facebook page.

Mark the long Labor Day weekend by celebrating it at this concert featuring performers like Kat Dj, Marc Naval, Mars Miranda, Martin Pulgar, and DJ Quintino. For more information, visit Globe Telecom’s Facebook page.

Pulp Summer Slam 17: Redemption
12 noon
Amoranto Stadium
Quezon City

Now on its 17th edition, Pulp Summer Slam is touted as Southeast Asia’s largest and longest-running metal festival. Image sourced from Pulp Summer Slam’s Facebook page.

Headlining this year’s event is America’s legendary thrash metal band Megadeth. They will be joined by other local and international bands including Dragonforce, Whitechalpel, Crossfaith, I See Stars, Gods Of Eden, Slapshock, Greyhoundz, Wilabaliw, Razorback, and Kjwan. For more information, visit www.smtickets.com or www.pulpliveworld.com.

Glamping In The City
Through April 30
Bonifacio High Street
Taguig City

For a minimum purchase of Php7,000 at Bonifacio High Street establishments, get the chance to participate in this all-nighter fun summer activity. Image sourced from Bonifacio High Street’s Facebook page.

Workshops on outdoor survival, an adventure race at night, a socials hour, boodle fight, and a family fitness session, among others are in store for the participants of Glamping in the City. For more information, visit Bonifacio High Street’s Facebook page.

Sunday, April 30
Bb. Pilipinas Grand Coronation Night
7 p.m.
Araneta Center
Cubao, Quezon City

Find out who will be the next Binbining Pilipinas beauty queens who will represent the country in international pageants this year. Image sourced from Bb. Pilipinas’ Facebook page.

About 40 beautiful candidates from all over the country are vying for the title and crown this year. For more information, visit Bb. Pilipinas’ Facebook page.