Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest DRINK EVENTS: AUGUST 16-30 While it is technically “ghost” month, don’t get spooked. Find yourself in good company with spirits—of the good kind! Fill up, drink up and be merry. Cellar Door Sessions: Degustation and Wine Night Where: The Picasso, Salcedo Village, Makati When: August 18 and 25, 2017 (Friday) Time: 6 p.m. onwards Entrance Fee: P1,000 Liven your senses and enjoy a three-course dinner, paired with boutique wines from five-star wineries. Set in a cozy loft, the event will delight you with the complete cellar door experience. Revel in the romantic ambience and let yourself be transported. G-Eazy Live in Manila Where: Valkyrie at The Palace, 9th Avenue cor. 36th Street, Uptown Bonifacio, The Fort, Taguig When: August 18, 2017 (Friday) Time: 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Entrance Fee: P2,400 Famous American rapper G-Eaz—the talented artist behind billboard single Me, Myself & I—is coming to Manila this month and you can see him perform live at Valkyrie at the Palace. You, yourself and everyone else won’t need a hand to hold even when the night is cold. Strictly for 18 and above, the party pass is sure to ignite that fire in your soul. Le Vin of France Wine Party Where: Cafe Rizal, Pinto Art Museum, Sierra Madre Street, Antipolo When: August 26, 2017 (Saturday) Time: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Entrance Fee: Individual – P1,500; Pairs/Couples –P2,500; Groups with five members – P6,500; Groups with eight members – Invite one more companion for free Even in the quirky setting of the Pinto Art Museum in Antipolo, make like you’re in the South of France sipping French Bordeaux on a relaxing afternoon. Go on a journey of self-discovery, or a romantic c wine date with your beau, or a much-needed family road trip. Whatever you choose, the package includes entrance to the museum, dinner at Cafe Rizal, your choice of wine by the glass, and a bottle of wine for souvenir. C’est la vie! Hot Latin Dance Nights Where: California Tacos Beach Bar, 117 B Sct. Lozano Street, Manila When: All Wednesdays and Sundays of August Time: 9:30 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. Entrance Fee: Free Wanna let loose with some dirty dancing? Join the hot Latin Dance Nights at California Tacos Beach Bar every Wednesday and Sunday night. They offer free lessons starting at 9:30 p.m. for dances like kizomba, bachata, reggaeton, and salsa. Before that, enjoy unlimited margaritas and mojitos until 10 p.m. A bucket of beer also gets you a free appetizer. Once you down that cocktail, get ready to shimmy your hips to the salsa. Arriba! Mayweather vs. McGregor Where: Beats & Stats Sports Bar, Ground floor, Haven Building, Congressional Avenue Extension, Quezon City When: August 27, 2017 (Sunday) Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Entrance Fee: P500 Get ready for a knock-down, drag-out bout between undefeated world boxing champ Floyd Mayweather and current UFC lightweight champion Connor McGregor. Place your bets if you dare, then watch, cheer, or yell with other diehard boxing fans as the odds go in your favor—or against. The P500 cover charge includes brunch and a drink. Get there early or else be knocked out of the ring. Argentine Wine, Spirits, and Flavors Where: La Cabrera, 6750 Ayala Avenue, Makati City When: Malbec All-You-Can – Available until August 20, 2017; Happy Hour – Available until August 31, 2017 Time: Malbec All-You-Can – 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., 5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.; Happy Hour – 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Entrance Fee: P888 Gourmand and sommelier meet as La Cabrera’s celebrates its third anniversary with unlimited pours of Malbec, Argentina’s celebrated wine. Feast on a smorgasbord of meats and exceptional steaks, paired with the hearty robust wine. Feel free to enjoy a quick happy hour offering of 20% discount on food and beverages. Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! Where: Catch272, 41-B T. Gener, Kamuning, 1103 Quezon City When: August 26, 2017 (Saturday) Time: 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Entrance Fee: Free Saturday night and the lights are low, looking out for a place to go. So, why not head on to Catch272 for their Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! An ABBA Sing-Along event? It’s bound to be a boozy night of endless singing and unrestrained disco fun! Who knows, you might end up having the time of your life as the night’s dancing queen! Monday Beerness and Tuesday Tequila Where: Off the Grill Bar and Restaurant, 69 Timog Avenue, Quezon City When: Mondays and Tuesdays Time: Monday Beerness – 8:00 p.m. onwards; Tuesday Tequila Shots – all night Entrance Fee: Monday Beerness – P350; Tuesday Tequila Shots – P69 Mix together live music, booze, and easygoing vibes for a happening night at Off the Grill Bar and Restaurant. Leave your button downs, ties, and blazers at the door. Participate in either Monday Beerness with seven bottles per bucket at P350 or come on Tuesdays for tequila shots at P69 all night. Why wait for the weekend when you can start the week right?