Teenagers play the patintero.


8 reasons not to miss Palarong Pinoy in Dubai

DUBAI – Filipinos in the UAE are invited to join Palarong Pinoy this Friday (August 3) starting at 11am at the Dubai Sports World at Dubai Trade Centre for eight hours of fun and games.

Here are 8 reasons why you should go:

1. Play traditional Filipino games

Revisit your childhood memories of fun games like patintero and luksong baka or introduce your children to the games you loved as a kid! Put down those smartphones for eight hours and have some real fun!

2. Show your friends you still have moves

Gather your friends and show them you’re still as cool as ever. Don’t let them beat you!

3. Eight hours of fun, for free

Entrance is free. All you need to do is bring your game face on, and you’re set!

4. Freebies

Organisers will be giving away t-shirts, drinks and snacks, so get there while supplies last!

5. Win Sarah Geronimo concert tickets

Grab concert tickets to the Pop Princess’ upcoming concert in Dubai. Make sure to register and wish that your name gets picked!

6. Win airline tickets

How about a chance to fly to the Philippines for free? There are airline tickets to be won, so make sure you’ve got your attendance checked.

7. Play the magical sungka

If you don’t know what a sungka is, then this is your chance to play this amazing Filipino board game that’s going to test how great you are in Math and strategy.

8. Practice your slingshot

There are slingshots imported from the Philippines that you can try. Hit the target right on the mark!


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