Spot your Favorite Christmas Icons around SM City Masinag!

Together with 40 SM Supermalls around the country, SM City Masinag simultaneously launched the beginning of the Holiday Season on November 12, 2011. The mall showcased unique Centrepieces that will endear the whole family not just to shop and dine but to experience the joys of Christmas.

SM City Masinag, had a blast with their YULETIDE BEGINNINGS with its Symbols and Traditions of Christmas Centerpieces, each with the history and beginnings of Christmas icons highlighted in different areas around the mall.

Drum and Lyre groups from San Roque Elementary School, Isaias Tapeles Elementary School and Our Lady of Peace School of Antipolo made the whole afternoon festive.  And a live performance by the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra commenced the night. Sto. Domingo Voice Learning Center and Genesis Choir sang Christmas carols and the ChriSMs jingle.

The launch was graced by Provincial Administrator Russel Ynares , Antipolo Mayor Danilo Leyble, Vice Mayor Susan Say, Barangay Captain Pablo Oldan,  CSWD Head Nadeia Sart. A chosen charity from Antipolo’s Bahay Kalinga and Mambugan Day Care Center made the merrymaking more meaningful as SM City Masinag family and the rest of the VIP’s gave each child SM Eco bags gift packs.  We ended the event with a grand and colorful fireworks display.

Get excited to see famous Christmas Icons around the mall.

1. Christmas Tree located at the side entrance of SM Supermarket.
·         The Christmas Tree stands at 12-feet high decorated by large red and white Christmas balls. Tenant’s respective packaging surrounded the area to highlight the brands available at the mall.

2. Christmas Wreath located at the main entrance at the lower ground floor.
·         Believed to be a magical plant, wreaths were arranged in a circular shape with no beginning or end representing God. His endless mercy and eternity.

3. Gingerbread House located at the Mall Atrium
·         The Gingerbread House is popular in Germany after Brothers Grimm wrote Hansel and Gretel. The house features the most recognizable elements associated with Christmas such as candy canes, snowman and Christmas lights.

4. Holy Nativity & Christmas Parol located at SM Foodcourt
·         Life-size images of the Holy Family including baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph and Three Kings can be found in the area.The Parol can also be seen here the most iconic and beloved symbol of the holiday.

5. Santa Claus and the reindeers located near the Cyberzone area.
·         Santa Claus on top of the roof ready to deliver gifts to children while his reindeers are waiting for him to finish his business. Based on the legend, the first two reindeers that Santa was given is Donner and Blitzen. He then acquired Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Comet and Rudolph.

So come and join us at SM City Masinag and have a MERRY CHRISMs! Only at your favourite SM Supermall!