THE hotel will be holding an Easter party — Easter Spectacle: Kids’ Party on Parade — on April 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Diamond Ballroom. Children are encouraged to come in costume for the occasion. Tickets are available at P1,000 nett per person inclusive of a take-home snack box and many activities. Children will get a chance to win an Apple Watch Series 4 in the grand raffle draw. There will be games, face painting, a kid’s salon, glitter tattoos, a photo booth, the chance to meet some Easter characters, live musical performances, and a magic show. Kids who will participate in the costume parade will get a chance to win prizes. For ticket inquiries call 528-3000 ext. 8461.
Holiday Inn Baguio
HOLIDAY INN Baguio City Centre is celebrating the Easter holidays with the “Baguio Eggstravaganza” on April 19-21. The Lamisaan Dining & Bar will be serving a Good Friday Seafood Dinner on April 19 from 6 to 10 p.m., showcasing the freshest catch cooked in the uniquely Visayan method of su-tu-kil (sugba, tuwa, kilaw), along with dishes like seafood kare-kare and paella. The hotel will be offering its regular Oriental Buffet on Black Saturday and throughout the whole month of April. On April 21, Lamisaan will also be offering a complete station buffet with live grill station for Easter Lunch Special that will come with one complimentary Easter Egg Hunt pass for every two dining adults. Children can take part in the Easter Egg Hunt with activities like face painting, magic show, puppet show, and more. To learn more about the hotel, visit www.facebook.com/holidayinnbaguio or www.holidayinn.com/baguio.
MARRIOTT Café celebrates Easter on April 21 with a video-game themed celebration that includes an egg hunt, a whole lot of sweet treats to fill up Easter baskets, a magic show, and a visit from Mr. Bunny. The kids will get a chance to win buffet and bakery gift certificates from the hunt for the dragon egg. It will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for P2,950 nett. Also available are safari-inspired sweets and cakes molded like chicks.
Sheraton Manila Hotel
ON Easter Sunday, Sheraton Manila’s S Kitchen will offer a wide spread of international cuisines for P2,800 net. Children are in for a treat in their Minecraft-themed activity including face painting and egg hunt at the Kids Club. It is an afternoon bursting with games, prizes, and loot bags. Sheraton Manila will also host a Eucharistic Mass on April 21 in the ballroom at 11 a.m., which is open for all. For details, visit www.sheratonmanila.com.
ESTANCIA holds an Easter Safari Eggventure that includes musical performances inspired by the Lion King, lots of games, a magician’s show, and an Easter egg safari hunt on April 21. Tiendesitas will have lots of games and an Easter-egg hunt. Industria will have an Easter Cookie Decorating session for children. For more information, visit www.ortigasmalls.com.
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila
MARCO POLO Ortigas Manila will hold an Easter Sunday event called “A Nautical Adventure,” which includes magic, arts and crafts, and games. For details and tickets, contact the Catering Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 720-7777 loc 6310.
The Peninsula Manila
THE Great Peninsula Easter Barnyard on April 21 will include egg hunts, “Farm Finds and Rabbit’s Warren” sensory bins, egg painting and felt decorating, rabbit papier-mâché painting, D.I.Y. Easter ornament making, and egg piñata craft workshops. The hotel also has special dining options over Holy Week. Try the Sustainable Catch of the Day at The Lobby from April 18 to 21, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. (P1,370.54) with Grilled Jumbo Prawn with Rice Noodles and Laksa Curry on Thursday, Line-caught Big-Eye Tuna Steak on Friday, Mahimahi a la Plancha on Saturday, and Norwegian Salmon on Sunday. There will also be a Holy Weekend Merienda Buffet at The Upper Lobby from April 18 to 21, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. (P2,850 with a glass of Champagne, P2,250 for adults, and P1,125 for children under 12). There will be a Seafood Dinner Buffet at Escolta on April 19 and 20, 6:30 to 10 pm (P 2,800 for adults, P1,400 for children under 12). For inquiries or details, visit peninsula.com.
Eastwood Richmonde Hotel
EASTWOOD Richmonde Hotel celebrates with an “EGGStraordinary Easter Sunday Party” on April 21 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the hotel’s Grand Ballroom. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt, live musical entertainment, a magic show, game booths, a buffet spread, dessert stations, a photo booth, glitter tattoos, loot bags, and an appearance from the Easter Bunny. Attendees are encouraged to wear their most creative Easter Egg costume for a chance to win gift certificates for hotel accommodations. The Best in Costume awards will be given to one child and one adult. Tickets are priced at P900 per head (adult or child). Children 2 years old and below can participate for free if accompanied by a paying adult. For inquiries and reservations, call 570-7777.
Shangri-La at the Fort
AT the hotel’s High Street Cafe, guests can enjoy a special dinner buffet from April 18 to 21 at P2,400 nett per person. A sumptuous Sunday brunch awaits on April 21 and is priced at P3,400 nett per person, inclusive of an alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage package. While away the afternoons at High Street Lounge from April 15 to 21 with an Easter-themed tea set for two at P1,500 nett per person, inclusive of a Toby’s Estate curated coffee selection. Guests can also get their fill of fancy from the roving pastry trolley to complement the experience, from 2 to 6 p.m., from April 18 to 21. Canton Road offers a dim sum set menu from April 19 to 21 for P2,200 nett per person. Guests may also opt to have a la carte favorites like the Jiangnan sweet and sour pork ribs, crispy pork macau, free-range chicken stuffed with glutinous rice and more if they wish. Beginning April 18, a selection of Easter treats will be offered daily at the pastry counter on Level 2 across High Street Café.
City of Dreams
CITY of Dreams Manila celebrates Easter with diverse offerings, from Easter-themed confections at Chocol8 and Café Society; a How to Train Your Dragon-themed Easter egg hunt and other activities at DreamPlay; an acoustic night of music at The Garage with special guest performer Jinky Vidal. From April 12 to 21, Chocol8 will have unique handcrafted Easter chocolates including Chocol8 bunnies in white, milk, and dark variants (P200 each), chocolate dragees (P1,800) and chocolate sculptures such as Easter Bunny Hop (P1,600), and bunnies inside Easter eggs (P2,100 each), to name a few. Café Society will also have sweet creations from April 15 to 21 consist of Lemon Bunny Cakes (P1,500); Easter White Chocolate Brownies (P900); Easter Bunny Coconut Carrot Cake (P260); and Easter Egg Cookies (P290), among others. On Easter Sunday, families can avail of the Easter VIP Package for P1,499 nett, and get access to exciting How To Train Your Dragon-inspired activities happening from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dreamplay: an exclusive dragon-themed egg hunt; dragon egg painting activity; a 4-D movie experience at Dream Theater; and a video outtake from a 360-degree spin camera. On Easter Sunday at The Garage, there will be performances from 6-9 p.m. by Pia Diamante and singer-songwriter and former lead vocalist of Freestyle band, Jinky Vidal. For P990 per person, guests can avail of free-flowing drinks for three hours. For inquiries, call 800-8080 or e-mail email@example.com or visit www.cityofdreamsmanila.com.
THE Manila Hotel will be hosting The Greatest Easter Eggs-stravaganza on April 21, 2-6 p.m., at the hotel’s Tent City. It will be an Easter carnival, complete with an Easter egg hunt, a petting zoo, a bouncy castle, plenty of Easter-themed games and activities, and a selection of snacks. entrance is P1,000 for one child age 12 and below, and one accompanying adult. Guests who avail of the hotel’s Easter Staycation Package are entitled to two tickets. Guests with an accumulated P5,000 in a single receipt from any of the hotel’s dining outlets, are entitled to one complimentary ticket. There will also be an Easter Brunch on April 21 at the Champagne Room featuring a special menu which is highlighted by an entree choice of rosemary-seasoned rack of lamb or black cod on a purée of creamed peas. The Easter Brunch is priced at P2,780 nett. For the entire month at the hotel lobby, visit the Egg-chanted Garden, a display of 31 Easter eggs painted by well-known Filipino artists.
THE Crimson Hotel in Filinvest City will be holding a Dino Easter Eggsploration on April 21, 2 p.m., at the Crimson Grand Ballroom. There will be a snack buffet, an interactive show, The Great Dino Egg Hunt for kids, games and activities, an egg-decorating contest, and loot bags. Tickets are P1,100 net for children ages three and above. Children two years old and below may enter for free as long as they are accompanied by one paying companion per child. There will also be an Easter Sunday brunch buffet at Café Eight starting at noon. Aside from its savory signature dishes and international cuisines, there will be activities for kids such as face painting and Easter cookie decorating. The brunch costs P1,720++ per person with free flowing drinks. For inquiries or reservations, call 863-2222 or 0998-595-3769 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.