Spice up your life with this week's Preview Finder and check out all the exciting events you can attend!
1. The Big Bad Wolf Sale
When: July 12-July 22
Book nerds, unite! It's time to restock on a book (or 15) for your personal library because the biggest book sale in the world is coming to Pampanga! Catch the Big Bad Wolf Sale 2019 at the LausGroup Event Centre in San Fernando as it runs from July 12 to July 22. Get up to 90% off on a massive range of books—from novels, children’s books, young adult titles, science fiction, cookbooks, design books, business books, and a whole lot more! Whether you decide to take a day trip, or venture off into the night with your barkada, you won't have to worry about not getting there on time because it's open for 24 hours, non stop!
Pro tip: Make sure you already have a list of books you're eyeing because the cashier lines tend to take long. Yes, even at one in the morning.
2. Lion King
When: Starting July 17, 2019
Yet another Disney live-action re-make is finally making its way to our local theaters. Beyonce, Seth Rogen, Donald Glover, and a full line-up of stars who lent their voices for the film. Catch Lion King in cinemas nationwide starting July 17! Finger crossed it lives up to the original.
3. Karpos Live Mix 4: Yuna + Kiana V
When: July 22, 2019
Spend your Sunday night to the soothing sounds of Kiana Valenciano and Malaysian singer-songwriter Yuna as the two musicians grace your ears with a back-to-back performance for the fourth installment of the Karpos Live series. Treat yourself to head-swaying R&B tunes on July 22 at the Vertis Tent in Quezon City.
Head on over here for tickets and more information,
4. La Maison B - Manila Artisans Mid-Year Sale
When: July 17-21, 2019
Looking for new things to fill your home with? Unleash your inner tita and visit this home and living essentials pop-up store by La Maison B at the Manila Artisans Mid-Year Sale. Advocating for a conscious lifestyle, this store sells consciously sourced bespoke home items like home fragrances, candles, demitasse sets, himalayan bath salts, and more.
It's open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Visit The Podium 2F Atrium from July 17 to 21.
When: July 19-21, 2019
Build up a conscious lifestyle by shopping ethically-based brands at The Good Trade Fair. You can find anything from food, to organic travel essentials, skin-care, sustainable bath-products, and more! The event will be up from July 19-21 at the Central Square in Bonifacio Global City from 11am, with more than 70 brands participating!
6. The Really Really Free Market (Volume 7.5)
When: July 21, 2019
Don't miss yet another installment of the Really Really Free Market to donate and take away clothes, books, art materials, school supplies, kitchenware, services, and more for free! The market will be open on July 21 at the Racket Room Collective in Quezon City from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Take note that during this time, visitors are limited to taking items that amount to only one large shopping bag. You may, however, bring home anything to your heart's content past 5 p.m.
For more info on the market's rules and what you may donate, head on over to their Facebook page.
7. Branding + You Workshop
When: July 20, 2019
If you're gearing up to build your brand's image, learn the basics at the Branding + You Workshop. Hosted by the BGC Arts Center, learn everything there is to know about brand identity design, with hands-on basic tutorials for essential apps such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. With a promise to cater to even the newest of newbies, the light and fun seminar will be conducted at the Dolores L. Tan Hall in the Maybank Performing Arts Theater on July 20 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Visit their site for more info on how to register.
8. The Lost Bread - National Ice Cream Day Promo
When: July 21, 2019
Celebrate National Ice Cream Day with The Lost Bread as they offer free soft-serve ice cream across all their branches on July 21! Their branches include SM Megamall, Glorietta 4, Robinsons Galleria, SM Sta Mesa, SM North Edsa, Festival Mall, SM East Ortigas, Ayala Cloverleaf, Southwoods Mall, and Streat.