Months of thrills at Resorts World Manila
The month of August kicks off Resorts World Manila’s three-and-a-half month long celebration of their 4th year anniversary

THRILLATHON. On its 4th year, RWM presents a 3-month-long entertainment fest. Image from the 'Resorts World Manila' Facebook page

MANILA, Philippines – The month of August kicks off Resorts World Manila’s (RWM) three-and-a-half month long celebration of their 4th year anniversary.

Branding the series of events as a “Thrillathon,” RWM promises a no-holds-barred mix of world class events right in the heart of Pasay City.

Here’s a complete line-up of the events expected between August 2 until November 15:

P125 Movie Blowout
Date: August 2 – November 15 (12am-5pm)
The Longest Movie Blowout for Members!
Newport Cinema 2, 3 & 4, 4F Newport Mall

Thrill & Snap
Date: August 9 – 31 (12pm-12am)
Take electrifying shots with our Van De Graff Machine starting from August 10!
The Plaza, 2F Newport Mall

Date: August 2 – October 26 (every Friday and Saturday, 6pm-10pm) 
Enjoy thrilling moments with famous guest celebrities, hot acts and hit bands!
The Plaza, 2F Newport Mall 

August Thrillapalooza

  • Jaya and Janno Gibbs: AUGUST 2
  • Raymond Lauchengco, Gino Padilla & Randy Santiago: AUGUST 9
  • Jay Durias & Angeline Quinto: AUGUST 10
  • Erik Santos & True Faith: AUGUST 16
  • Nyoy Volante & Renz Verano: AUGUST 17
  • Wally & Jose: AUGUST 23
  • The Company & Mark Mabasa: AUGUST 24
  • Markki Stroem and Princess Velasco: AUGUST 30
  • OPM HITMEN: Richard Reynoso, Rannie Raymundo, Chad Borja & Renz Verano: AUGUST 31 

Celebrity Dunk Tank
Date: August 10-November 10 (every Saturday and Sunday, 7:30pm) 
Take a hit at your favorite stars and win awesome prizes! Guest celebrities every Saturdays only, featuring: Jacq Yu and Ava with PBA stars Willie Miller, Ryan Arana, Simon Atkins and Rey Guevarra
The Plaza, 2F Newport Mall

Chocolate Festival
Date: September 2-15 (12pm-11pm)
Enjoy great discounts on your favorite chocolate brands!
The Plaza, 2F Newport Mall 

Mystic Carnival
Date: October 20-31 (1pm-6pm)
Fortune-telling Booth
Experience enlightenment for Free!
The Plaza, 2F Newport Mall

Trick or Thrill
Date: October 27 (1pm-6pm)
Treat your kids to a thrilling Halloween experience!
The Plaza, 2F Newport Mall

Monster’s Ball
Date: October 31 (7pm-10pm)
Parokya ni Edgar

Source: Resorts World

More events

For bookworms, RWM will be hosting a Book-A-Thon starting August 16 featuring famous authors for book signings, mini workshops, and meet-and-greet events.

Shopaholics can also go crazy over a week-long, property-wide sale from August 26 until September 1 while jetsetters can plan their next destinations at the Ready Set Travel event from September 20 to 22.

October will usher in RWM’s take on Germany’s most popular holiday — the Oktoberfest. German food and affordable beers will be available while everyone can try for the Beer Olympics that has grand stakes for billiards, darts, and beer pong.

Along with the Mystic Carnival is a ToyCon creature and hero displays for kids and kids at heart. An exclusive viewer’s party for the TV cult hit “The Walking Dead’s Season 4” and a Trick or Thrill event featuring acrobats, buskers, and good old Halloween fun will also commence in late October.

But not everything is fun and games as RWM will be reviving its Pinoy Ultimate Jeepney art contest as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility efforts.

Reviving the country's biggest cultural symbol

The initiative aims to breathe new life into jeepneys going around the Nichols “Ikot” route in Pasay City and renew the prominence of the jeepney as a Philippine cultural symbol.

Submission of concept board entries is now open until Sept 30, 2013. There will be 13 shortlisted designs–the best of which will win P100,000. –

For more information on the Pinoy Ultimate Jeepney Contest, visit the RWM website or call (02) 908-8000 local 8275.

RWM is located in Pasay City, just across the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3.

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