Filipino families get a chance to bond with their favorite stars while doing their Christmas shopping at the “Just Love: The ABS-CBN Christmas Bazaar,” which is being held at the ABS-CBN Vertis Tent inside the Ayala Malls Vertis North Complex in Quezon City from 11 am to 11pm daily until December 23.
Products offered by Kapamilya stars include Vice Ganda Cosmetics, Ogie Alcasid’s Bottled Tuyo, Ara Mina’s pastries and beauty products, Maricar Reyes Poon’s cakes, JC De Vera’s “The Burgery,” Nikki Valdez’s sweet treats, Jan Marini and husband Gerard Pizarra’s r healthy treats, and Ria Atayde’s beauty products.
ABS-CBN chief content officer and executive adviser to the chairman Charo Santos-Concio and her grandchildren, the Concio sisters are also offering their pre-loved items, same with “Magandang Buhay” host Karla Estrada, Bela Padilla, Rufa Mae Quinto, and Hashtag Nikko. Merchandise from ABS-CBN shows like “Goin’ Bulilit” will also be available. The ABS-CBN Christmas shirt, “Just Love” and Star Music CDs are also available at the ABS-CBN Store.
Aside from a wide array of items on sale, celebrity booths, ABS-CBN’s first-ever bazaar also offers daily performances by Kapamilya artists, movie showings, and other fun activities. At the opening of the bazaar last December 1, popular loveteam Maymay Entrata and Edward Barber, singers Jona and Klarisse De Guzman, and Hashtags member Zeus Collins were present to entertain and thrill shoppers.
Other Kapamilya stars that have brought cheer to the shoppers include Hashtags Paulo and Nikko, Coleen Garcia, Carlo Aquino, Xia Vigor, Bugoy Drilon, Ylona Garcia, Mc and Lassy, DJ Jhaiho, Kisses Delavin, Jason Dy, Mark Oblea, Grae Fernandez, Liezel Gacia, Roxanne Barcelo, Elmo Magalona and Janella Savador or ElNella, “Magandang Buhay” Momshies Karla Estrada, Jolina Magdangal, and Melai Cantiveros, Boyband PH, Kris Lawrence, Erik Santos, Jed Madela, and “Rated K’s” Korina Sanchez.
The bazaar, is the first public event to be done in the ABS-CBN Vertis Tent, which has a 1,200 seating capacity and is a perfect venue for special events, live shows, product launches, exhibits, and concerts. It will also house other events that will bring the Kapamilya network’s content and its stars closer to the people.
A joint venture of the country’s leading media and entertainment company and Ayala Malls, the ABS-CBN Vertis Tent was officially opened on November 10 with a ceremony attended by ABS-CBN chairman Eugenio Lopez III, ABS-CBN president and CEO Carlo Katigbak, ABS-CBN chief operating officer of broadcast Cory Vidanes, ABS-CBN head of business development Paolo Pineda. Present for Ayala Malls were Ayala Land, Inc. senior vice president and commercial group head Junie Jalandoni, Ayala Malls group head Rowena Tomeldan, and Ayala Land, Inc. commercial business group chief financial officer Ruby Chiong. Toni Gonzaga hosted the program while Erik Santos performed for the audience.