Stars, wishes and loads of merry-making at Araneta Center’s Grand Christmas Tree Lighting

Fantasy blooms at the Araneta Center as the magical season of Christmas unlocks the dreams and wishes of everyone this Yuletide Season. That’s why the premiere shopping and lifestyle destination dishes out enchanting performance numbers from Kapamilya stars, thrilling games and a grand fireworks display at the  Grand Christmas Tree Lighting Event at the Gateway Food Park on Friday, November 7 at 5:00 PM.


After breaking records as the highest earning local performance at the Big Dome, Vice Ganda stages a comeback and topbills the Grand Christmas Tree Lighting Event. The ‘Praybeyt Benjamin’ star will be spreading Christmas cheer with song and comedy numbers. Joining the glittery line-up of stars are Please Be Careful with My Heart’s Richard Yap, as well as the Kapamilya network’s hottest new teen stars, James Reid and Inigo Pascual. The event will be hosted by no less than former PBB housemate Robi Domingo.

Adding more star power to the event are Binibining Pilipinas 2014 Queens, Bb Pilipinas Tourism Parul Shah, Bb Pilipinas Supranational 2014 Yvethe Santiago, Bb Pilipinas 2014 1stRunner Up Laura Lehmann and Bb Pilipinas 2014 2nd Runner Up Hannah Sison.

At the heart of the celebration is a special cause. The Araneta Center will be having a gift-giving activity for Make a Wish Foundation Philippines, a wish-granting non-profit organization for children with life-threatening illnesses.

More treats are in store for Araneta Center patrons, with a brand new Chevrolet Trailblazer up for grabs in the Fantasy in Bloom Christmas Raffle happening from Nov 8 2014 to Feb 1 2015. To join, simply present a single receipt purchase of Php 1000 from any of the Araneta Center establishments to the Gateway, Ali Mall and Farmers Plaza concierge. To bring the dream closer to reality, Chevrolet Trailblazer units will be available during the event for test drives.

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