Experience the height of summer through the best and possibly most fun-tastic event of the season. Arts, music, and adventure come together in an unforgettable event at the Alviera Brightscape Campfest on May 30 and 31 at SandBox at Alviera in Porac, Pampanga.
Alviera, home of the great outdoor play park SandBox, hosts its first summer camp out in a weekend jampacked with activities you can enjoy with friends and family.
This unique camping experience provides guests with their own tents in an outdoor campsite, campfire treats, stargazing sessions with telescopes, comfort amenities, and fun field day events and activities at the SandBox. Evenings in Alviera are breezy and cool, marked by a beautiful night sky. To cap the night, the Brightscape Music Jam features a concert under the stars from some of the hottest names in music.
Packages to the Alviera Brightscape Campfest come in Day Adventurerand Weekend Campervariants. Day Adventurer, at P1,990 per person, comes with roundtrip transportation from Manila to Alviera (with travel insurance), free use of all SandBox thrills and attractions, access to all Brightscape Field Day Events, passes to the Brightscape Music Jam, as well as an event kit filled with surprise Brightscape Campfest freebies.
Weekend Camper tickets at P2,990 per person entitle participants to all Day Adventurer inclusions, plus overnight campsite stay, access to campsite-exclusive activities, free use of Coleman tents, exclusive use of SandBox and a hearty buffet breakfast on Sunday morning, May 31.
The Brightscape Field Day events start with kite-flying, drumming, basic survival skills, flow arts movement and a lot of SandBox action. Watch the skies for amazing kites then learn to make them and fly your own. Kite-flying and kite design are featured in Art in the Skysessions. Wildernecessities takes you on a walk on the wild side to learn basic nature skills from local experts. Learn to drink water from bamboo stalks, kindle a small camp fire or pick out edibles from available plants around you. It’s Fun Field Survival 101.
Ever marched to the beat of your own drum? Here’s a chance to find your rhythm and feel the beat at Pulses & Artbeats. Led by the high-energy Adinkra Lumads Djembe Community, join this community drum circle to experience pulsing drumbeats like no other. If you’re into moving with the beat, learn the basics of flow arts movement from the experts at Flow Arts Philippines. Swing and sway using poi, hoops and other props.
There’s a whole day to enjoy all of SandBox’s attractions. Take in the Adventure Tower, the Avatar One rollercoaster zipline, Giant Swing, Aerial Walk and the 9-km Alviera-Columbia Bike Trail. Plus, there’s mini-golf, archery, children’s playground and ATV/UTV rides.
As the sun sets, the outdoor stage show opens with “Ring of Fire”, a sunset spin jam featuring the flow artists and Djembe musicians. “Shadowtales”follows suit, a silhouette puppet theater performance written and performed exclusively for the event. The evening culminates with the soundtrack to a sizzling summer with the Brightscape Music Jam starring Barbie Almalbis, Imago, Quest, The Ransom Collective, Chocolate Factory, Brisom, Absolute Play, and the Adinkra Lumads.
Simultaneously, Weekend Campers will be treated to exclusive Camper Field Day Events, such as Tent-Pitching 101 from Coleman’s camping pros, a bonfire session with S’mores treats provided, and stargazing and star-mapping sessions.
“Brightscape Campfest is an exclusive summer experience that only Alviera can provide. It’s a unique and great way to celebrate and crown the summer,” said John Estacio, Alviera General Manager. “Visitors will even have a choice between staying the whole day and taking in the breezy plains of Porac, or they can go weekend camping with us overnight. We welcome everyone to enjoy the outdoors with us here.”
Brightscape Campfest packages are available at www.travelfactor.org/brightscape. Tickets only with prices of P1,000 for Day Adventurer and P1,500 for Weekend Camper can be purchased via www.ticketnet.com.ph.
Alviera Brightscape Campfest is an event presented by Ayala Land and Leonio Land in partnership with Travel Factor, Coleman, Alveo, Avida and Avida Settings Alviera. This is also brought to you by The North Face, Widus Hotel, and Marquee Mall.