Month: December 2016

SEDA Rolls Out their Holiday Treats this Christmas and New Year

SEDA Abreeza joins the city in celebrating the traditional Filipino Christmas celebration with a more festive twist. Check out their offers for some worth-trying holiday offers:         NYE DINNER BUFFET & COUNTDOWN PARTY PACKAGE December 31, 2016 | 7PM to 1AM Php 2880 for adults Php 1480 nett for kids aged 7-12 years old Free for kids aged 6 years old and below. Sparkle your way to 2017! Seda Abreeza gives you the best New Year’s Eve Dinner and Countdown Party this December 31st, 2016. Experience a white and gold “Gliterrati” Party with free-flowing drinks, wide array of cocktails and desserts, and a party band and DJ to play the beats. Make sure you’ve got someone cute to kiss once the clock hits 12! See you!     Fancy hiring a local event coordinator for your #Christmas  or #NewYear event at Seda? Shoot us an email — We’ll take care of you!...

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Top 5 Places to Hold Your Small Corporate Parties in Davao

Since it’s Christmas–and Christmas party– season again, we, as professional event coordinators, always get asked about the best sites to hold Christmas parties at. The big hotels always get the biggest bookings. Tons of multinational companies already book their parties months beforehand, and, don’t forget the influx of wedding bookings during December too. (Filipinos think a wedding is a great family reunion time, hence, a December wedding is very common.) For this article, we will give you our top 5 recommendations for small corporate parties. If you belong to a company or a department that has less than 100 people only, here are a few gems for you: K1 Family KTV and Spa It doesn’t matter if you only have 5 employees or 40. K1 has nice, modern KTV (karaoke) rooms, and has great food and service. What’s more, the venues are very versatile too. One time, we handled a team building event here. The other, a Bingo game. One time, we also had a bridal shower there. K1 is great for small parties because of the privacy their KTV rooms provide, while having contemporary facilities, and a wide food and alcohol selection. They even have a cafe that offers board games and a special game room that has XBOX Kinect. What’s more, since K1 also houses a spa in their compound, you can finish off with a relaxing...

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Davao Events: 61 films featured in 12th Mindanao Film Festival

About 58 short films and three full-length films and documentaries will be screened during the 12th Mindanao Film Festival which will be held this December 7 to 13 at Gaisano Mall Cinema 6. Opening the festival on December 7 will be the full-length independent film “Baboy Halas” helmed by Dabawenyo filmmaker Bagane Fiola. Another notable screening is the 2016 Busan International Film Festival Mecenat Awardee (Best Documentary) “Crescent Rising” by Zamboangueno filmmaker Sheron Dayoc. Baboy Halas, which tells the story of a Matigsalug hunter and his family living in the forest of Marilog, received the Jury Prize given by NETPAC (Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema) and Best Artistic Contribution for Cinematography which was awarded during this year’s QCinema International Film Festival held in Quezon City. The various films entered in the Mindanao Film Festival (MFF)have come from different localities across Mindanao notably Davao City, Nabunturan in Compostela Valley, General Santos, Cagayan de Oro, Iligan, and Zamboanga City. The festival carries the theme “Cinema of Change” which highlights the films as tools for awareness and subsequent transformation. This year’s film screenings are thematic in nature as they will be blocked according to a certain theme rather than the previous geographical and school-based groupings. Shorts in the “Films from Nabifilmex” include Sherador, Asay, Warak, Yagapanaw, Pamugas, Makaakar, Bahandini Lola, Belo and Panggaw. These films were created by Comvalenyo filmmakers...

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