Quirino Grandstand, Rizal Park , Manila-Philippines
a family enjoyed a grand picnic day celebrations at luneta park
Thousands of families converged in 5 different venues across the country and enjoyed a fun- filled afternoon during Jollibee’s Family Bee Day , dubbed as the grandest picnic ever!
Twirlie mascot with some participants
The event is held simultaneously at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila, Bayanihan Park in Pampanga , Nuvali footall field in Laguna , Plaza Independencia in Cebu and Crocodile Park in Davao.
Jollibee Family Bee Day welcome arch
The event started at around past 1:00PM with people from all walks of life enjoyed the entire afternoon walking , enjoying fun filled games , live musical presentations, family bonding , free foods, freebies and on- the spot raffle contests where lucky individual or family can win gift certificates and party packages courtesy of Jollibee Food Corporation and its sister companies .
Mr. Champ together with a group of children
Mr. Chris Urbano – social networking website sensation ( Maputing Cooking )
Mr. Chris Urbano is an Australian foreigner who orders Kaligayahang Manok (Chicken Joy) at Jollibee store using straight Tagalog words, video became viral and hot online. He was trending in social networking websites and earned positive feed backs from netizens.
Celebrities includes Ms. Marian Rivera , Mr. Erik Santos and Moonstar88 trooped to Nuvali football grounds, Yum endorser Ms. Julie Barretto , Ms. Shaina Magdayao , Mr. Rayver Cruz and 6Cyclemind wowed audiences at the Bayanihan Park . Mr. Gerald Anderson, Ms. Julie Ann San Jose and Sponge Cola thrilled families and friends at Plaza Independencia while Ms. Maja Salvador , Mr. Slater Young and Imago entertained picnic goers at the Crocodile Park in Davao .
The crowd is quite impressive at the Quirino grandstand area, There were at least 3,500 to 5,000 people . Top billed performers includes Mr. Martin Nievera, Ms. Klarisse de Guzman and Callalily top-billed the list of performers who entertained families at the Quirino grandstand.
Jollibee employees and crews happily gave away food packages to the participants of the event.
employees and staffs
Red Ribbon booth also sells a lot of delicious snacks from its mamon to cakes
Mr. Harvey Ong and Mr. Joseph Tambuntiong
Mr. Harvey T. Ong is the vice president of marketing -Jollibee Food Corporation and Mr. Joseph Tambuntiong -President of Jollibee Philippines ,graciously “welcomed” all the participants and invited media . ” We are very excited to mount an event of this magnitude that celebrates the Filipinos’ love for bonding over good food . We are very happy with the turnout and pleased to see everyone enjoying the company of other people who they treat like family . Talagang dito sa Jollibee , ang sarap maging pamilya “, said Jollibee vice president for marketing Mr. Harvey T. Ong.
L-R Mr. Zoren Legaspi, Maverick Peter , Maria Cassandra and Ms. Carmina Villaroel
After a short but meaningful press-conference and a short question and answer portion, the family graciously pose for a souvenir shot along with Jollibee executives .
family group photo
Ordinary hot summer afternoon into fun-filled celebration with exciting entertainment for some of the country’s leading celebrities and bands, outdoor fun and games , and great foods . The country’s number #1 family fast-food chain truly enabled thousands of families to celebrate the grandest picnic ever! We hope that the company organize again an event like this one next year 2015! Beeda ang Saya to Everyone !!!
Note: I would like to ” Thank” Mr. Niel Mugas for extending the invitation .and the rest of Stratworks Inc. for the warm hospitality extended .
Jollibee Food Corporation: http://www.jollibee.com.ph/
Greenwich : http://www.greenwich.com.ph/
Red Ribbon : http://www.redribbonbakeshop.com.ph/