Things to do in Araneta City this Christmas weekend

Are you spending the Christmas weekend in Metro Manila? Join us at Araneta City, and let us fill you up with the warmth of the Yuletide season.

Here are some activities and promos in store for you in the City of Firsts on December 25 (Saturday) and 26 (Sunday), 2021:


  • December 25
    5:00 PM – Gateway Mall Chapel (Food Express, Level 3)
    6:00 PM – Farmers Plaza Chapel (Upper Ground Floor)
    6:30 PM – Ali Mall Chapel (Upper Ground Floor)
  • December 26
    11:00 AM – Gateway Mall Chapel
    12:30 PM – Ali Mall Chapel
    5:00 PM – Farmers Plaza Chapel & Gateway Mall Chapel


Meet Santa

December 25, 3:00 PM (Gateway Mall, Ali Mall, Farmers Plaza)

Christmas Parade

December 25, 4:00 PM (Gateway Mall)

December 26, 4:00 PM (Ali Mall)

Grand Fireworks Display

December 24-26, 7:00 PM

Food stalls & kiddie rides @ Times Square Park

December 24 to 26, 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Walking photobooth @ Times Square Park

December 26, 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Get spotted by our walking photobooth, and have a quick snap for free!



Smart Araneta Coliseum
Buy tickets at Ticketnet Online

  • December 25
    4:00 PM – NLEX Road Warriors vs Phoenix Fuelmasters
    6:45 PM – Brgy Ginebra vs Magnolia Hotshots
  • December 26
    4:00 PM – Terrafirma Dyip vs San Miguel Beermen
    6:45 PM – TNT Tropang Giga vs Rain or Shine Elastopainters

Metro Manila Film Festival

Gateway Cineplex and Ali Mall Cinemas
Check schedules online


Bag the Magic of Christmas promo
Get free Coca-Cola goodies on December 25 and 26
See full details here

Unlock the Magic of Christmas

Guess the code until December 25 to win

See full details here

Bring Home the Magic raffle promo

Double your e-raffle entries on December 25 and
See full details here

Grand Clearance Sale

Enjoy discounts at Gateway Mall, Ali Mall, Farmers Plaza starting December 26

Invite your friends or family and spend quality time this Christmas weekend at the City of Firsts.

Merry Christmas, Araneta City-zens!