Peek At The Week | August 24-31
by: Manila For Kids

We have a week with a long weekend ahead of us! If you are not going out of town, there is plenty to do in Manila for the whole family to enjoy. This week you can go to the first History convention, build the highest lego tower, go to The Secret lives of Pets, experience a virtual reality survival game and many more! Enjoy Manila!

EXPERIENCE | History Con

History Con 2016 Poster This weekend will be a dream come true for History channel lovers. Join your favorite History stars at the first-of-its-kind 4 day event. There's a little bit of everything: meet your favorite History celebrities, largest rally of cars & bikes, gripping virtual reality simulations, historical exhibitions, live musical performances, breaking World Records attempts, sneak peeks of brand-new History shows. Don't miss it! August 25-28 | 10 AM-10 PM Free under 6 PHP 100 for kids 6-12 PHP 200 for 13 and up for 1 day pass World Trade Centre More info History Con Tickets

PLAY | Build Lego Tower

toykingdom How high can you build your Lego tower using 3 rows of bricks under 5 minutes? Head to Toy Kingdom in SM Aura Premier for the Lego Tower Building Competition! No purchase required. August 27 | 3 PM Registration from 11 AM - 2 PM Free SM Aura Premier

WATCH | Hansel and Gretel

hanselundgretel Repertory Philippines presents Hansel and Gretel, a musical based on the classic fairy tail of the Brothers Grimm about two hungry children, a witch and a gingerbread house. Read your children the story and come to the theatre after to watch the musical!
August 13 to October 30 10.30 AM | 1.30 PM | 3.30 PM
PHP 420 - 630
Onstage Theatre, 2nd Floor, Greenbelt 1, Makati Tickets Hansel and Gretel musical

SWEAT | Join a Hash


If your family loves the outdoors and is not afraid of a nice run or hike, join a Hash! This Sunday, the Hash House Harriers will explore Nuvali area in Santa Rosa. Kids are welcome to join, as you can run or walk in your own pace.

August 27  |  2.30 PM PHP 50 kids, PHP 100 women, PHP 250 men Nuvali, Santa Rosa More info Hash House Harriers

PLAY | Kidzania Birthday Promo

Kidzaniaturns1 It's Kidzania Manila's birthday month and they are celebrating with fabulous discounts! Have you been yet? Hurry, as their special fees are only until August 28. Discounts until August 28 PHP 250-850 Online booking and walk-in possible Tickets

WATCH | Mega Mind

dreamplay Catch Megamind at DreamPlay this whole month of August! Purchase DreamPlay’s Movie Package for only P1,000 and watch Megamind in 4D at DreamTheatre with this exclusive offer: DreamPlay ALL-DAY pass, bottomless drinks & popcorn, Megamind Meet & Greet and photo souvenir.  Saturdays and Sundays | 11AM, 3 & 6PM Call DreamPlay at (02)808 0909 for inquiries More info Megamind

WATCH | Blue Man Group BlueManGroup

The Blue Man Group is comedy, theatre, rock concert and dance party all rolled into one. For the first time in Manila, this global phenomenon will blow audiences away with their high energy show.  The Blue Man Group is accompanied by a live band whose tribal rhythms help drive the show to its unforgettable climax. Promo extended to avail of their family package of Buy 2 and Get 2 for 50% off! September 14 - 25 | 2 and 8 PM PHP 1000 - 5600, buy promo package now Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult The Theatre at Solaire, 1 Aseana Avenue, Paranaque City Tickets and info

EXPERIENCE | Wonders of the Sea

manila ocean park Manila Ocean Park has some incredible discounts up to the end of August. How about an encounter with sharks and rays? Or submerge yourself in the aquarium and see the fish from up close, learn the tricks of a sea lion trainer or be a mermaid! Now is the time to try it! Discounts ongoing until August 31 For 5 years and above Only through online booking

LEARN | Watercolor Workshop

AyalaMuseumAug Develop your child's creativity through Ayala Museum's arts and crafts workshop. This watercolour workshop for kids is led by Googly Gooeys. August 28 | 2-5 PM Workshop fee: Php 4,000 For kids 7-12 years old Ayala Museum, Makati More info 

LEARN | Program your own Game mindmuseum

Do you spend hours playing video and online games made by other people? Do you dream of making your own game one day? Now you can, at The Mind Museum's Makerspace Pilipinas GAMEPLAY workshop! This August, you'll learn the basics skills you need to create and program your own game, using Scratch.
August 27 |1-2 or 2-3 or 3-4 PM PHP 50 Workshop is open to all ages Reserve your slot

WATCH | Secret Life of Pets

movie What happens when we leave the house for work or school? Find out what our pets are up to in this adorable comedy, the Secret Life of Pets. From the makers of Despicable Me. Opens on August 24 Cinemas nationwide

WATCH | Nine Lives

nine lives Final week to catch Nine Lives! Watch this inspiring magical family movie about a work-obsessed real-estate mogul who suffers a magical accident that leaves him trapped inside the body of a cat and realizes he has to put his family first if he ever hopes to regain his human form. A comedy with Jennifer Garner and Kevin Spacey. In cinemas until August 30

WATCH | International Silent Film Festival

filmfestival Has your child ever watched a silent movie before? Would they appreciate it? Why not let them have their first experience at the International Silent Film Festival. All screenings are accompanied by live music. Best for older children. August 25 - 28 Free Shangri-La Mall Cinemas Facebook Movies and schedule

PLAY | Dino Play

DinoPlay Take the whole family to explore the awesome world of dinosaurs in this exhibition filled with hands-on activities for young kids and kids-at-heart. Dig for dinosaur bones, examine real fossil remains, make your own dino fossils, and so much more! Until September 30 only. Highly recommended! PHP 100 adults PHP 200 children The Mind Museum, JY Campos Park, 3rd Avenue, Bonifacio Global City More info The Mind Museum

PLAY | Enchanted Kingdom

EnchantedKingdom Enchanted Kingdom is one of the best local entertainment parks. My kids love it as is, but if you are a fan of Klarisse, Kyle, Bugoy or Jovit, go to Enchanted Kingdom this Saturday and sing along with them! Be sure to wait for the fireworks at 8.30PM. If you are not leaving town for the long weekend, Enchanted Kingdom will be open this Monday from 11 AM- 9 PM. August 27 | 11 AM - 9 PM PHP 250 - 600 Enchanted Kingdom, Santa Rosa,  Laguna

SWEAT | Ice Skating

iceskating Never tried ice skating before? See if you are the next talent or a total disaster! SM has a special offer for students from selected schools, for only PHP 99 per hour. Go with your friends this long weekend! Daily | 10 AM - 1 PM PHP 99 per hour Mall of Asia, Megamall, Southmall, Seaside City Cebu Only for students from selected schools Present your school ID to avail of promo

CREATE | Art Workshop

barkin'blends Aside from meeting all the cute doggies in this cafe, you can now work on your creative side. Barkin' Blends Dog Cafe is hosting an art workshop! How about creating an artwork of your pet? The workshop is inclusive of materials and snacks. August 27 & 28| 2-6 PM PHP 600 Barkin' Blends Dog Cafe, 91 Rosa Alvero Street, Loyola Heights, Quezon City Barkin' Blends Facebook 

PLAY | Virtual Reality Survival Game

reality+ Reality+ is the Philippines' first virtual reality (VR) game room. At SM City Manila, everyone can try out their virtual reality survival game and see if you dare to reach the other side! Watch their video to have an idea what is waiting for you! Until August 31 | mall hours PHP 100 SM City Manila Facebook Reality+ ENJOY YOUR WEEK! [mailmunch-form id="336709"]