Upcoming Bazaars In Manila 2016

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila To Help You Do Your Holiday Shopping

What??? 2016 is coming to its end already? Has it really been that fast? Well, everyone knows what that means! For many of us (especially the ladies), it’s the perfect excuse to go out and do some retail therapy. The shopping is not just for us—we can start crossing off items on the Christmas list for our loved ones and barkada. Instead of the usual malls or tiangges, why not search for really cool gifts among the country’s favorite bazaars? Here are some of the most popular and upcoming bazaars in Manila you can’t afford to miss out on this year.

Manila Sundance Bazaar

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila

World Trade Center – Pasay City
October 28–30, 2016
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
PHP 100 entrance fee

Filinvest Tent – Alabang
November 11–13, 2016

Metrotent – Pasig
November 25–27, 2016

For more information, visit their Facebook and Instagram.

October isn’t over, especially when Manila Sundance Bazaar hasn’t started yet. People from all over the country flock together to share a common passion for three things: fashion, makeup, and food. There’s plenty to discover here like up and coming brands, real bargains of popular stores, your favorite online brands and more. You won’t get bored because there will be live music and plenty of workshops to keep you busy the whole day.

Spy on celebrity bloggers as they purchase their next outfits for that Instagram-worthy #ootd. At least, you’ll know which shops they’ve raided, and you can do the same. Sundance is definitely one of the most anticipated upcoming bazaars in Manila. Come and see what they have to offer you!

WATCH OUT FOR: Mommies will be excited to know that this year’s Manila Sundance Bazaar has paired up with Mommy Mundo for the first time. Expect a lot of great things that you’ll find particularly useful especially if you’re expecting or a first-time mom.

Passionfly Bazaar

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila

Green Sun The Hotel – Makati City
October 29–30, 2016
November 5–6, 12–13, 19–20, 26–27
December 3–4, 10–11, 17–21
PHP 100 entrance fee

For more details, visit their Facebook and Instagram.

Known for their annual events, Karl Edward International has got Passionfly Bazaar to offer to insatiable shopaholics! Behind these trendy concessionaires are popular bloggers, celebrities, and entrepreneurs in the metro. Most of them are online businesses, while others are startups who want to test the market with their unique products pertaining to lifestyle (fashion, food, and style).

For those who are in the industry or planning to go into it, various activities and workshops will help improve your skills. Sit and listen to success stories of well-known personalities from whom you can learn a thing or two. If you have a passion for novelty and personalized items, you certainly don’t want to miss out on this year’s Passionfly Bazaar.

WATCH OUT FOR: This is one of the upcoming bazaars in Manila where celebrity sightings are a common sight. Make sure your phone is fully charged to jump at the chance of taking selfies with them and even their products! Don’t forget to ask politely first!

Noel Bazaar

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila

World Trade Center – Pasay City
November 18–30, 2016
12 p.m. – 10 p.m. (Mon to Thu)
11 a.m. – 9 p.m. (Fri to Sun)
PHP 50 entrance fee

Filinvest Tent – Alabang
December 2–4, 2016
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
PHP 50 entrance fee

SMX Convention Center – Mall of Asia, Pasay City
December 15–18, 2016
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
PHP 50 entrance fee

For more details, check out their Facebook and Instagram.

The Noel Bazaar is perfect for those who are on the ultimate quest to get their holiday shopping done. Find all kinds of things here like home decors, beauty products, clothes, stationery supplies and many more. If you meander through the entire place, you can even stumble upon personalized items.

Enjoy the country’s favorite bazaar with popular personalities as well as brands that are making a name for themselves. When you’ve murdered your wallet or had enough of shopping, you can sit down, relax or even participate in a range of activities. One thing’s for sure, there is something for each member of the family.

WATCH OUT FOR: This upcoming bazaar in Manila is more than just shopping! There are plenty of things to do like play games, watch variety shows, and even join the raffle.

35 Abada Supports Local

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila

35 Esteban Abada Street, Loyola Heights, Quezon City
December 3–4, 2016

Capitol Commons Park Grounds – Pasig City
December 16–18, 2016

Find more information from their Facebook and Instagram.

Looking for gifts that are one-of-a-kind? This is the perfect bazaar for you! You can explore and find all sorts of neat things here from artwork to jewelry. They even have great stuff for your pets! The best thing of all is that they are all locally made, one of the few upcoming bazaars in Manila that feature such items.

Visiting this bazaar is a great way to show your support towards small to medium enterprises and help boost the local economy. You might even run into the creative artists behind their crafts and get the chance to talk to them about their products.

WATCH OUT FOR: Discover yummy local delicacies that you didn’t even know existed. They make great pasalubong gifts to your friends and loved ones too! 

St. James Christmas Bazaar

Cuenca Community Center, Ayala Alabang Village – Alabang
November 24–27, 2016

Another highly-anticipated shopping session that many of those from the south look forward to is the St James Christmas Bazaar! Happening at the Cuenca Community Center inside Ayala Alabang Village, it is a haven for anyone looking to complete their Christmas lists.

Last year, St. James brought over 500 concessionaires with a variety of products ranging from bags, toys, shoes, home decorations, jewelry, clothing and more! Expect it to be even better this year. If you are looking for a unique find to give as a Christmas gift, mark your calendars for November 24-27, 2016.

WATCH OUR FOR: St. James Bazaar has a good selection of locally-made handicrafts like bags, decor and food. Support our own and choose those as gifts this year!

Trendsetter’s Bazaar

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila
Hall A, World Trade Center – Pasay City
November 4–6, 2016

Metrotent Convention Center – Pasig City
December 16–21, 2016

Find more information from their Facebook and Instagram.

No shopping season will be complete without a visit to the Trendsetter Team’s bazaars! While the Trendsetter Team has been known for mounting these shopping extravaganzas, their holiday #TrendsettersBazaar is bringing together dozens of online shops with unique and fashionable finds. They are perfect for finding gifts for yourself and for your friends!

Apart from clothes, watch out for sales on makeup, shoes, quirky socks, bags, craft items and more. You can snag tops for as low as Php 150 and shoes for as low as Php 399! Be sure to take advantage of last-day discounts offered by many of the concessionaires!

WATCH OUT FOR: Keep checking the Trendsetter Team’s Instagram account for ways to win gift certificates that you can use to score those items you want!

Travel Sale Fair

Upcoming Bazaars In Manila
Image Credit: @travelsalefair via Instagram

Hall B & C, World Trade Center – Pasay City
November 4–6, 2016

Find more information from their Facebook and Instagram.

Not into fashion? No problem! The Travel Sale Fair is happening alongside the Trendsetter’s Bazaar on November 4-6! Coming fresh from a long weekend, be inspired by all the amazing travel discounts you can score at this unique fair!

The Travel Sale Fair team promises up to 80% off on hotel, dining and travel deals. You can even participate in the daily live bidding where you can win vouchers or complete vacations! Bring all your travel buddies and plan your next big getaway. After all, one of the best gifts to receive is the gift of experience!

WATCH OUT FOR: Airlines have low, low ticket fares at events like these. Save a list of 2017 long weekends on your phone so that you don’t need to think too long before booking your tickets!

Photos are taken from the events’ official Facebook pages unless otherwise stated.

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