5 Ways to celebrate Tuna Festival 2016 at SM City General Santos
Listen up, generals! With the 18th Tuna Festival in full swing this week to commemorate the upcoming 48th Charter Day of General Santos City, the city’s biggest mall, SM City General Santos is going all out to encourage you to enjoy the festivities with them.
Here are five ways to celebrate the 18th Gensan Tuna Festival at the SM City General Santos
TUNA FESTIVAL SALE (August 31 – September 4, 2016)
The male is slicing up to 50% off on great finds at its flagship stores and tenants.
The Tuna Festival Sale will run for five days.
SURPLUS AMBASSADORS MALL TOUR (September 3, 2016 at the Event Center)
Kapamilya teen hearthrob and young dramatic actor, Paul Salas
Kapamilya teen stars Sue Ramirez and Mikee Agustin
National Tuna Congress (August 31 – September 2, 2016 at the Trade Halls 1 & 2)
The country’s stakeholders in the Tuna and Fishing Industry, numbering more than 600, icluding exhibitors and suppliers, will converge at the SM City for 3 days
Guest Speaker is the new DA Secretary and Senator Miguel Zubiri.
GENSAN POP IDOL & HIPHOP DANCE INVASION GRAND FINALS (September 2-4, 5pm – 10pm at the Fountain Court)
The city’s premier and most enduring talent searches will occupy center stage once again
Check out the city’s best and most talented young idols, in contention for the ultimate fame.
TUNA FESTIVAL’ GRILL FEST, “SOUTH BY MOUTH (September 2-4, 50pm – 10pm at the Fountain Court)
Time to try out the first ever regional food festival that is making the rounds at SM Malls in Mindanao.
Feast of mouth-watering native dishes that only our own chefs can offer.
With all these, SM City General Santos is once again giving the generals more than enough reasons to feel thankful and festive and celebratory. After all, it is the city’s biggest party every year.
For mall and event updates, check-out SM City General Santos (Official) on Facebook, follow @smcitygensan on Instagram and Twitter or call (083) 878-0667.
Avel Manansala aka Bariles, is a native of a bustling city down south of Mindanao Island. He is a consultant on Blogging, Social Media, and Marketing . He is co-founder and head of the SoCCSkSarGen Bloggers and manager of Google Business Group (GBG)- General Santos. You may add him to your circles on G+ - http://plus.google.com/+AvelManansala. If you need more info on any of these fields, please leave him a message.
Bariles (meaning Tuna) is the alias of this blog's author during the early days, Avel Manansala who would like nothing than to write about his beloved city by the bay and share it with his kababayans from all over.
Avel is a top Google Local Guides volunteer and a proud Google Evangelist, the Convenor of the Blogfest Soccskargen, the organizer of the Soccsksargen Experience Tour for Bloggers since 2011 and the co-founder & self-proclaimed mother hen of the Soccsksargen Bloggers, established in 2008. Before his present volunteer capacity as Manager of Google Business Group (GBG) - GenSan, he was the Media Affairs Officer of the City Mayor's Office & before that, travelled with the Royale London Circus in Southeast Asia, as its Marketing & Communications Director. Even earlier, he worked for over 10 years with Procter & Gamble, in Mindanao.
Google flew Avel to the US in 2014 for the Global GBG Summit in Googleplex, Mountain View, California, with the Managers of the Top 10 GBG Chapters worldwide, with GBG Gensan ranked as #2.
He also took part in the 2-day Google I/O conference in San Francisco along with 6,000 attendees.
His volunteer work for Google has also brought him to Singapore, Hyderabad in India, Yogyakarta in Indonesia and Colombo in Sri Lanka.
In Sept 2016, he was the country's representative to the Google Local Guides Summit 2016 in San Francisco.
Avel is a Social Media Consultant, an Online Presence Mentor & much-sought after speaker on these topics; and can be found usually working in one corner of the cafes of Gensan.