This year, Halloween falls on Tuesday and Manila is bursting with great events prior to and on October 31st. We at M2Comms, have rounded up 12 frighteningly good Halloween events where you can crash into while wearing your gory or sexy Halloween outfit.
1. Flow in the City: Wholesome Halloween Bazaar
Spend your weekend scavenging for healthy eats and treats at the Wholesome Halloween Bazaar, a Halloween-themed outdoor weekend market in Taguig. Explore handcrafted products, healthy options and many other interesting finds. There will also be workshops for arts and crafts that both kids and adults will surely enjoy.
When: October 14 to 15, 2017 | 10 am to 7 pm
Where: Burgos Park, Forbes Town Road, BGC, Taguig
Tickets: Free Admission
Workshop registration fee: P1,000 for 3 classes
Wholesome Halloween Bazaar is presented by Flow Retreats in collaboration with Forbes Town, to join the workshops, register at www.flowretreats.com.
2. Midnight Museum: Quest of Heroes
The ancient gods are calling out for brave mortals! If you have what it takes to solve a mystery, unravel puzzles and crack cryptic clues, then head on to the ethereal portal at the Ayala Museum and go on a quest to save the world. Unleash your inner hero and save the gods from imminent destruction.
When: October 27, 2017 | 7 pm – 12 mn
Where: Ayala Museum
Tickets: P850 per head. P760 for groups of 4 to 8. Further discounts are offered for Ayala Museum Members, Ayala Group Employees, ARC Card Holders.
Midnight Museum is made possible in partnership with Mystery Manila. For more info, visit www.ayalamuseum.org.
3. MM Halloween 2017 by ManikaManila
It’s time to bring out your most prized doll out of the closet and meet with fellow collectors at the MM Halloween 2017. You don’t have to be in costume but, wearing a matching outfit with your doll is always a plus! Who knows, you might even bag the Best Costume for the night. Note: Non-doll owners are still more than welcome to join the party.
When: October 28, 2017 | 2:30 pm
Where: Alice Tea Salon, Ortigas, Pasig City
Tickets: P250 inclusive of one drink
4. Jinro Halloween: 24 Spirits
Get spooky by coming in your best Halloween costume at the biggest Halloween costume party in the city! Jinro Halloween party features performances from both local and international DJs. You can also get a chance to win exciting prizes and merchandise.
When: October 28, 2017
Where: Ibiza Beach Club BGC, Taguig
5. Harry Potter and the Great Hogwarts Halloween
What’s a greater way to celebrate Halloween than enrolling at Hogwarts? Don’t miss the chance to perfect your spellwork, brew your potion, dine at the Great Hall, and share two days of magic with your fellow wizards and witches. Head onto Platform 9 ¾ aka Pineapple Lab in your school robes and leave the rest to the Hogwarts Professors. PS: No muggles are invited.
When: October 28 to 29, 2017
Where: Pineapple Lab, Makati City
Tickets: P600 to P4000
Harry Potter and the Great Hogwarts Halloween is made possible through the magical collaboration of Portkey Events, Plato, Privatus and Pineapple Lab, to register, visit www.beyondthekitchenph.com
6. Goblin Run 2017: Sofitel's Halloween Fair
Skip binge-watching Halloween movies and take on a different kind of Halloween experience by being active. Invite the whole family to a fun-filled marathon starting off at the CCP Complex, followed by exciting activities, games and raffle prizes that both the young ones and young at heart will enjoy. Check out the foam cannon and photo booth too!
When: Oct. 29, 3 pm to 8 pm
Where: Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila
Ticket: 3k P600, 5k P700
For full event details and to register online, visit www.sofitelmanilagoblinrun.com
7. Halloween Horror House
What’s Halloween without a few good frights? This year, Halloween Horror House, the wildest horror maze in Manila, is set to open this Halloween season to bring you “Asian Horror Stories.” Here, you will meet Pennywise, that is, if you’re only daring enough to meet the most horrifying dancing clown.
When: October 29 to November 1, 2017
Where: One Esplanade, Mall of Asia Grounds
Tickets: P500 Single Pass. P900 Unlimited Pass
For tickets, visit www.ticketworld.com.ph
8. Fright Night Feast at Market Café
Have a taste of sausage mummy dippers, sea crawler bisque with eyeballs, severed finger biscuits and more. If you have no inkling of what these are, take your family to the Market Café this Halloween and dig into these savor spine-tingling dishes! Plus, your little ones will get an extra treat as they will receive trick-or-treat loot bags.
When: Oct. 30-31, 6 pm to 10 pm
Where: AG New World Manila Bay Hotel
Rate: P2200 per person
Halloween Party Events Near the Metro
9. Halloween Boardgame Day
If you rather want to celebrate a low-key kind of Halloween night, come at the Sweet Galley and see Halloween in a different perspective: a time to spend with family and friends, and gain new acquaintances through shared interests, and in this case – tabletop games. Play through 15 games courtesy of the Sweet Galley and Cavite Board Gaming Community to discover a new concept of Halloween Party.
When: Oct. 28, 11 am to 10 pm
Where: Captain’s Sweet Galley of Treats, Dasmariñas, Cavite
Admission: Dine-in with the minimum purchase of P50 to P100 for an unlimited gameplay.
10. Halloween Anti-Obesity Campaign
Say no to binging on Halloween candy and take on the celebration on a more meaningful note. Join Anytime Fitness in the fight against obesity with a surprise group exercise classes. There will be booth set ups, special cardio GX classes and freebies!
When: Oct. 30, 6 pm to 9 pm
Where: Anytime Fitness Bacoor, Square Mall New Molino Boulevard, Bacoor, Cavite
For more upcoming Halloween festivities, bookmark this page and we’ll update it as soon as more events are announced.