Published: December 27, 2019 | Updated: January 2, 2020 | Posted by: Venus Zoleta | Lifestyle
The 2010s is almost over—how time flies! What are your New Year’s Eve plans? Just a few days left before 2019 draws to a close, but that won’t stop us from celebrating the start of the new decade.
If you spent Christmas on a family trip or in the comfort of your home, you may want to enjoy the company of your friends this New Year’s Eve. If so, here are some events in the metro to welcome the new year with enthusiasm and cheer.
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Where: Eastwood Mall Open Park, Eastwood City, Quezon City
When: December 31, 2019, 6 p.m.
Spend the last few hours of 2019 enjoying music by today’s most popular artists, including Rico Blanco, Ebe Dancel, Ben&Ben, and James Reid’s Careless. At exactly 12 midnight, witness the Dazzling Star Drop, a grand fireworks display inspired by New York’s New Year’s Eve ball drop.
Bringing your car to Eastwood for your New Year’s Eve celebration? You can avail of a PHP 50 flat-rate parking fee until 2 a.m.
Where: Seaside Boulevard, SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City
When: December 31, 2019, 10 p.m.
If you’re a hardcore Kapuso, you likely watch GMA 7’s annual New Year’s Eve Countdown on TV every year. Why not join the celebration in person? Bring your family to SM MOA and ring in 2020 with sizzling performances from your favorite Kapuso stars!
Where: 5th Ave., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
When: December 31, 2019, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Catch your favorite Kapamilya stars rock the stage on New Year’s Eve! Watch performances from Bamboo, Billy Crawford, Yeng Constantino, Jona, Itchyworms, The ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra, and Alex Calleja. At exactly 12 midnight, watch the spectacular grand fireworks display as you welcome 2020 with your loved ones.
Where: Vertigo Roof Deck Bar, Luxent Hotel, 51 Timog Ave., South Triangle, Quezon City
When: December 31, 2019, 9 p.m.
Ticket price: PHP 488 per person
Have a great party with your friends this New Year’s Eve with free-flowing drinks and a splendid view of the city skyline at Luxent Hotel. For less than PHP 500, enjoy unlimited cocktails, one round of sparkling wine, live entertainment, and a fireworks display.
Where: Arctic Bay Lagoon, Manila Ocean Park, Luneta Park, Manila (behind the Quirino Grandstand)
When: December 31, 2019, 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Ticket prices: PHP 1,250 per child / PHP 2,500 per adult
Here’s a New Year’s Eve celebration your family will never forget. Manila Ocean Park hosts an event filled with exciting activities for people of all ages. Guests will enjoy a dinner buffet with one glass of wine for the adults, a photo booth access, a performance from an acoustic duo, and one glass of sparkling wine for the New Year’s Eve countdown. There’s also an anticipated mass for families who want to give gratitude for all the blessings in 2019.
Kids below four years old get free admission, while children above 12 years old are required to pay for the adult rate.
Where: The Garage City of Dreams, UG Parking Level (near DreamPlay), City of Dreams Manila, Aseana Ave. cor. Roxas Blvd., Entertainment City Manila, Parañaque City
When: December 31, 2019, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Ticket price: PHP 1,288 (kid’s package) / PHP 1,888 (non-alcoholic package) / PHP 2,588 (alcoholic package)
Party all night long this New Year’s Eve at City of Dreams Manila, which will hold a fun retro-themed celebration.
Three packages are available for the event. For the young guests, there’s a kid’s package that includes unlimited iced tea, juices, a choice of a milk shake or a sparking mocktail, a platter of fries, corn dogs, and mozzarella balls.
Adult guests may choose between an alcoholic or a non-alcoholic package. Those who like booze can enjoy draft beer, wine, soda, champagne, and other premium liquor. Meanwhile, guests who want to chill sans alcohol may opt for the non-alcoholic package that includes iced tea, soda, a choice of chilled juices or a glass of sparkling mocktail.
Where: Vu’s Sky Bar and Lounge, Level 45, Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, Meralco Ave., Ortigas Center, Pasig City
When: December 31, 2019, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Ticket price: PHP 1,850 per person
If you’re around Ortigas area on the last day of December, you might want to check this New Year’s Eve event out. You can watch Real Groove Band’s performance at 9 p.m., and chill while soaking in the view of the Rizal mountainside and listening to DJ Jade’s tracks. A Bottega Gold Prosecco sparkling wine is included in the ticket as a welcome drink.
Where: Canary Lounge, F1 Hotel Manila, 32nd St., BGC, Taguig City
When: December 31, 2019, 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Ticket price: PHP 2,088 per person
Unlimited booze all night long await BGC peeps who will join the New Year’s Eve celebration at the F1 Hotel. Music will be provided by DJs XOXO and BANDIT.
As of this writing, F1 Hotel offers a 50% discount for the Foam and Glow New Year Countdown event, bringing down the ticket price to PHP 1,253. Visit the hotel’s website to avail of the promo.
Where: The Tent, Solaire Resort & Casino, 1 Aseana Ave., Parañaque City
When: December 31, 2019, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Ticket prices: PHP 8,000 (Silver) / PHP 10,000 (Gold) / PHP 15,000 (Platinum)
How about treating yourself and your date to a memorable New Year’s Eve concert? Head over to Solaire and watch the performance of the Philippines’ Concert King and Queen. There’s also a poolside after-party with music from 3rd Avenue and Red Picasso bands. Apart from these shows, the ticket also includes a dinner buffet and free-flowing drinks (alcoholic/non-alcoholic).
Where: Marriot Grand Ballroom, Resorts World Manila, Pasay City
When: December 31, 2019, 6 p.m.
Ticket prices: PHP 15,000 to PHP 20,000
Ring in 2020 with your family at the Resorts World Manila’s New Year’s Eve countdown celebration. The event starts with a mass at 6 p.m. and followed by a delightful dinner and show-stopping performances by Gary Valenciano with his children Gab and Kiana, the TNT Boys, and Resorts World Manila International Acrobats and Dancers.
Where: Grand Ballroom, Okada Manila, New Seaside Drive, Parañaque City
When: December 31, 2019, 7 p.m. to 12:40 a.m.
Ticket prices: PHP 10,000 / PHP 20,000 / PHP 30,000
Send off 2019 and welcome 2020 with a musical extravaganza featuring some of the country’s greatest OPM artists. The live concert will include performances by The Company, KZ Tandingan, Angeline Quinto, Erik Santos, Jason Dy, Liezel Garcia, and the Okada Manila Entertainment Group. Each ticket also includes a dinner buffet, unlimited drinks, raffle, and party favors.
Before preparing for other holiday escapades for 2020, bring your family and friends in any of these celebrations and enjoy the end of the year! Wherever you’ll hold your New Year’s Eve celebration, we hope you’d have an awesome and meaningful one with your loved ones. Happy New Year!