From a battle of the bands to a balloon fun run, there is something for everyone this September.
It’s true that rainy weather is prevalent in Bacolod City especially in the month of September. This forces locals and travelers to stay indoors most of the time. However, staying indoors can be a little bit boring, so attending indoor events can be the answer! Bacolod City is hosting numerous conventions and expos for this month giving you a lot of events to choose from.
Read on to view the full details of upcoming events in Bacolod this September 2018, and get some practical information and tips that will help you in attending such activities.
1. Mother Butler Mission Guilds National Convention 2018
When:September 21-22, 2018
Ticket prices:Free admission
Mother Butler Mission Guilds goes to Bacolod!
Image: Mother Butler Mission Guilds Philippines
Thousands of women from different parts of the Philippines will gather for this year’s Mother Butler Mission Guilds (MBMG) National Convention. Celebrating it’s 26th year, the convention is adopting the theme “Role of MBMG in the Year of Clergy and Consecrated Persons.” If you happen to be part of the event, you are advised to wear your complete uniform (blouse and shirt with black shoes and black bag), and prepare a Filipiniana attire during the Fellowship Night.
How to get toSMX Convention Center: Either take a Bata, Mandalagan, or a Shopping-La Salle jeepney which passes on the main roads of Bacolod. Ask to be dropped off at SM City Bacolod.
Join filling the streets with color fun at Balloon Run.
Image: L’Fisher Bacolod
These days, there are a lot of unusual fun runs that is happening in the country. In the City of Smiles, L’Fisher Bacolod will hold the first ever Balloon Run in the city as part of their 28th anniversary. If you are constantly seeking out for unique fun runs, joining the balloon run is worthy to consider. Heads up for runners! No helium inflated balloons will be used, and no single balloon will be released in the air. Registration comes with a singlet, race bib, and balloon freebies. For 5k and 10k runners, a finisher’s medal will be given.
PhP150 - Walk in (inclusive with 1 bottle of beer)
PhP100 - Pre-sell (inclusive with 1 bottle of beer)
Cheer for your favorite local band as they battle out on September 15.
Image: Johnrey Tonato
There are times where you just want to grab a beer, watch live performances, and be entranced to the height of experience. If you are in the mood for that, this event is worthy to consider. Emerging local bands on the island will battle on September 15 at Treetop bar along Lizares Street. Bands will not only perform their hearts out, but will also compete for cash prizes of PhP5,000, PhP2,500, PhP1,500 for first, second and third place, respectively. The pre-sold tickets are a lot cheaper. t is recommended to buy tickets ahead of time to save some cash.
4. Bacolod Career Caravan
When:September 19 to 21
Where:Arendo Coworking Space
Ticket prices:Free Admission
Great compensation and relocation allowance awaits for successful hires at Career Caravan in Bacolod City.
Image: Global Banking Careers
Are you a for a job? How about a career in Manila? If yes, why not try joining the Career Caravan from September 19 to 21 at Arendo Coworking Space. For sure, the co-working space will be filled with job hunters. In order for you to have an edge, your preparation should be on point. Just a tip, you need to conduct some research before going to the caravan, and of course, you need to rehearse your pitches to common questions.
5. An Intimate Night with Ely Buendia
When:September 29, 2018
Where:L’Fisher Hotel Bacolod
Ticket prices:VVIP - Php 5,000 inclusive of Buffet Dinner; VIP - Php 3,000 inclusive of Buffet Dinner; Gold - Php 2,000 inclusive of 2 Free Drinks
Catch Ely Buendia live at L’Fisher Hotel Bacolod!
Image: L’Fisher Hotel Bacolod
Are you a fan of Eraserheads band? Do you just love OPM? Filipino singer and songwriter Ely Buendia will headline a concert show on September 29 at L’Fisher Hotel Bacolod. Get to see Ely perform live his greatest hits such as “Pare Ko”, “Ang Huling El Bimbo” and “Magasin.” Just a reminder, keep your mobile phones fully charged Take some snaps, but always keep in mind to set the phones aside to really experience the live concert.
How to get there: Either take Bata or Mandalagan jeepney from those coming from the main roads of Bacolod. Ask to be dropped off at the hotel.
Did you find the right event in Bacolod this September 2018? Tell us at the comment section below!
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