What’s On Manila: Best Things to Do on April 9-15, 2024
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What’s On Manila: Best Things to See, Do, Eat, & Drink on April 9-15, 2024

Pet Summit Philippines 2024

A week packed with diverse experiences awaits you in Manila! Score amazing travel discounts at the BDO Travel Sale, celebrate your furry friends at Pet Summit Philippines 2024, splurge at the K-Beauty Hangout, and don't miss the chance to meet actor Kim Seon Ho at his "Color+Full" Asia Tour!

Each event in The Beat Manila's latest What's On lineup offers a unique slice of culture, learning opportunities, and just plain entertainment. Whether you're planning your next trip or looking to take the next step in your educational journey, Manila has it all this week. Join these events to connect, explore, and broaden your horizons!

1. BDO Travel Sale

BDO Travel Sale
Photo by Facebook/BDO Unibank

Plan your next adventure with the BDO Travel Sale, available onsite from April 11-14 at Power Plant Mall, as well as online via BDO's official website. Exclusive deals await BDO cardholders from global airlines and Princess Cruises. Enjoy flexible payments with BDO's "FLY NOW, PAY LATER!" Terms and conditions apply.

2. Franchise Asia Philippines 2024 - International Franchise Expo

Franchise Asia Philippines 2024 - International Franchise Expo
Photo by Facebook/Franchise Asia Philippines

Join the biggest gathering of franchise opportunities at Franchise Asia Philippines 2024 - International Franchise Expo from April 12-14 at SMX Convention Center Manila. This must-attend expo features over 1,000 local and international brands like Jollibee Group, JM Shawarma, Avocadoria, and Tapa King. Register online for FREE entry and take the first step towards owning a franchise.

3. 16th Philippine Food Expo

16th Philippine Food Expo
Photo by Facebook/Philippine Food Expo

Join the celebration of culinary diversity at the 16th Philippine Food Expo from April 12-14 at the World Trade Center. Experience cooking demos, industry insights, and a showcase of the finest Filipino flavors. Plan your trade show visit and share the experience with your foodie friends!

4. National Book Store Art Fair

National Book Store Art Fair
Photo by Facebook/National Book Store

The National Book Store Art Fair returns to SM Megamall from April 12-14, offering a vibrant celebration of art and creativity. This three-day event invites art enthusiasts to enjoy exclusive discounts, freebies on art supplies, and engaging workshops led by acclaimed Filipino artists. Admission is FREE!

5. Pet Summit Philippines 2024

Pet Summit Philippines 2024
Photo by Facebook/Pet Summit Philippines

Celebrate a decade of pet love at Pet Summit Philippines 2024, the largest pet trade show happening at Ayala Malls Manila Bay from April 12-14. This year's event promises tail-wagging fun with activities, workshops, and the Royal Rescues on the Runway Pet Contest Show for rescued pets. This event is FREE admission! Register now to be part of this paw-some celebration and support a great cause!

6. K-Beauty Hangout

K-Beauty Hangout
Photo by Facebook/KCC Philippines

Get ready for a day of beauty and wellness at the "K-Beauty Hangout" event hosted by the Korean Cultural Center in the Philippines (KCC) and Korea Tourism Organization Manila (KTO-Manila) on April 12 at SM Aura. Explore various booths ranging from K-beauty brands and K-wellness. Don't miss it!

7. Kids Fest Philippines

Kids Fest Philippines
Photo by Website/Kids Festival PH

Get ready for a splash of fun at Kids Fest Philippines happening on April 13 at Mayflower Parking, Greenfield District, Pasig City. This family-oriented event combines the thrill of a foam festival with the joy of Kids Fest, offering a range of activities from educational workshops to foam splashes, inflatables, and more. Make the most of the summer with this fun-filled event. Book your tickets now!

8. Geek+Pop Cosplay Photo Battle Arena

Geek+Pop Cosplay Photo Battle Arena
Photo by Facebook/Geek+Pop

Gear up for a poppin' weekend at the Geek+Pop Cosplay Photo Battle Arena, slated for April 13-14 at Ayala Malls Circuit Makati. This event is perfect for cosplayers, gamers, and pop culture fans with activities such as cosplay runway, classic gaming competitions, and the Idol Hour. Don't miss this exciting event! Entrance is FREE!

9. GO! Study Abroad Fair

GO! Study Abroad Fair
Photo by Facebook/AUG Philippines

AUG Philippines is set to hold the "GO! Study Abroad Fair" on April 13 at SMX Convention Center Aura. This expansive fair brings together more than 30 educational institutions from leading study destinations. From detailed application guidance to free school application and visa services, the fair is a comprehensive resource for students aiming to expand their academic horizons. Register now for FREE admission!


Photo by Makeitlive

Meet talented actor Kim Seon Ho as he heads to Manila on April 13 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena as part of his "Color+Full" fan meeting Asia tour. Prepare to be enchanted by his good-boy charms, be part of thrilling fan interactions, and share moments with one of South Korea's most beloved stars!

Don't miss out on this fan event! Secure your tickets now at makeitlive.asia!

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