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Stunning themed displays in Cebu + Where to take IG-worthy holiday photos

- December 26, 2022

Now that we are about to welcome a brand new year in just a few days, and Christmas get-togethers and parties are about to end, there are still many holiday activities to do around Cebu.

Check out these stunning themed displays in Cebu where you can capture Instagram-worthy photos with the fam bam and your loved ones.

SM Seaside City Cebu

SM Seaside City Cebu transforms its Mountain Wing Atrium into a winter Christmas park!

It’s icing up in SM Seaside City Cebu to give you a one-of-a-kind WINTER MAGIC Christmas experience! You’ll also get the chance to meet the Incredible Igloo Pals every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday from 2 PM to 6 PM and Santa Claus every Saturday and Sunday from 3 PM to 4 PM and 5 PM to 6 PM.

Read more: SM Seaside City Cebu kicks off “winter magic” Christmas experience

SM City Cebu

SM City Cebu takes you to Magical Italy this Christmas!

The magical spirit of Christmas lights up the City. Experience a majestic Italian #FeelsAtSM filled with beautiful sparkling lights, majestic architectures, classic ornaments, and life-sized picturesque ballerina statues for an Italian Christmas experience. 

Make it a magical Christmas to remember with your fam at SM City Cebu! 


LOOK: SM City Cebu (Official)’s North Wing Atrium was grandly transformed into…

Posted by CDN Digital on Saturday, October 22, 2022

Taft Properties Horizon’s 101

Taft Properties turns 25 this year! Sparkling in our Silver Anniversary, together let us rock our world with all things fun and bright as we celebrate this season of joy and thanksgiving with this year’s theme: “Sparkling Silver, Christmas Glitter” at the iconic Horizons 101, located along General Maxilom Ave.

  • Taft Properties' Christmas tree lights up with a bang! Along with confetti, the real estate developer also held a mini fireworks show.

Read more: Taft Properties celebrates 25th anniversary, welcomes Christmas with a sparkling display

Mandani Bay

Spend a merry Christmas by the Bay this year at the developing lifestyle district in Mandaue City — Mandani Bay.

HTLand Inc. transformed its world-class show gallery into a colorful Christmas park with dazzling lights and holiday ornaments.

Watch the highlights here.

LOOK: Mandani Bay is ready for the holiday season!

Here are the scenes at the developing world-class lifestyle…

Posted by CDN Digital on Friday, November 4, 2022

The Outlets at Pueblo Verde

The Outlets at Pueblo Verde is ready to welcome you this holiday season. The theme for this year is Winter Wonderland, illuminating the entire place with blue and white lights!

Visit The Outlets and experience the winter-inspired Christmas display! Santa Claus will also be there every Saturday to meet and greet everyone.

The Outlets at Pueblo Verde welcomes the festivity of the season with a Christmas tree and light display lighting…

Posted by CDN Digital on Saturday, November 5, 2022

Sheraton Mactan

Sheraton Mactan celebrates its first Christmas Lighting Ceremony.

With a theme, “Christmas is the light of the community” the luxury hotel brings hope and more opportunities in the most beautiful time of the year.

Sheraton Cebu Mactan welcomed the holidays with a first-ever Christmas tree lighting ceremony last Nov. 7, 2022.

Celebrate Christmas at Sheraton Mactan and check out the resort’s holiday offerings.

Read more: Sheraton Cebu Mactan celebrates Christmas, focuses on the community

NUSTAR Resort and Casino

With the theme “The New Star of the Holidays,” the premier hotel prepared several offerings exclusive for the Yuletide season. At the newest landmark in CebuNUSTAR has many exciting things waiting for everyone to indulge in during the holidays.

Find exclusive Christmas offers from NUSTAR Resort & Casino and experience a holiday like no other. Get the chance to avail yourself of special promos and deals by visiting or head to the hotel’s social media pages on Facebook and Instagram for more details.

Read more: NUSTAR Resort & Casino redefines luxury in its first Christmas tree-lighting ceremony

Taft Properties East Gate

Taft Properties lights up their silver sparkling Christmas Tree at Taft East Gate!

The realty developer celebrates Christmas and its 25th anniversary through its annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. With the theme: ”Sparkling Silver Christmas Glitter,” Taft Properties lit up two Christmas trees: one near their shops and one in their showroom gallery.

Taft Properties lights up their silver sparkling Christmas Tree at Taft East Gate!

The realty developer celebrates…

Posted by CDN Digital on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Quest Hotel and Conference Center Cebu

Dito tayo sa Quest Hotel & Conference Center – Cebu ngayong pasko! The premiere hotel with the strategic location, offers a true Cebuano holiday where you can celebrate and have a memorable feast in their award-winning Puso Restaurant.

The hotel also offers holiday treats for you to share with your loved ones.

LOOK: Dito tayo sa Quest Hotel & Conference Center – Cebu ngayong pasko! 🎄

Quest Hotel officially welcomes the holiday season with their annual bell-ringing tradition and Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.

Posted by CDN Digital on Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Radisson Blu Cebu

Aside from their towering Christmas tree adorned with blue and gold ornaments, it is the hotel’s tradition to showcase a Christmas Village made of gingerbread. But this year is extra special with the addition of an Advent Calendar.

Visit Radisson Blu and witness an entirely exceptional Yuletide celebration!

LOOK: It’s the season of joy once again and Radisson Blu Cebu merrily greeted the holiday season with a Christmas tree…

Posted by CDN Digital on Friday, November 11, 2022

Read more: Radisson Blu Cebu welcomes holiday season with intimate Christmas tree lighting ceremony

Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort

It’s the season of love, thanksgiving, hope, and amuma at the tropical paradise of Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort.

Celebrate Christmas and experience the holiday spirit with the best of Bluewater! The resort’s version of a gingerbread house, Balay Pasko, filled with treats and pasalubongs are available for everyone!

LOOK: Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort lights up its outdoor Christmas tree adorned with colorful Christmas Stars!


Posted by CDN Digital on Saturday, November 12, 2022

Read more: Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort welcomes the holiday season with Kahayag 2022

Club Serena Resort

Inspired by the Filipino Parol and locally made Christmas ornaments, the resort is adorned with stars symbolizing hope and goodwill this holiday season.

Club Serena Resort presents a laid-back luxury experience with its luxurious accommodations, gastronomic presentations, crystal white sands, and above and underwater activities

Read more: Yuletide Celebrations at Club Serena Resort

bai Hotel Cebu

Christmas celebration this year will surely be one for the books as many are bright-eyed and bushy-tailed to welcome the holidays.

bai Hotel Cebu is just one of the few that is thrilled to greet the festivity of the season.

LOOK: bai Hotel Cebu jump-starts the holiday season with a festive Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the hotel’s grand…

Posted by CDN Digital on Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Watch the event highlights here.

Read more: bai Hotel Cebu Christmas tree lighting ceremony is a night of thanksgiving and remembering

Dusit Thani Mactan

Dusit Thani Mactan Cebu welcomed the Christmas season as they light up their dazzling red Christmas tree.

Cebu’s world-class destination, Dusit Thani Mactan Cebu, has dressed up in vibrant red Christmas decorations, giving guests a nostalgic Christmas feeling.

Read more: Dusit Thani Mactan Cebu celebrates Christmas with sparkling red Christmas tree

Shangri-La Mactan, Cebu

In line with Shangri-La’s goal to a more sustainable tomorrow, repurposed wood from the damage brought about by last year’s typhoon were reused as decorations, as the team turns grief into purpose.

  • Shangri-La Mactan Cebu's Christmas Trees were made from repurposed wood during Typhoon Odette

Bring good tidings and Christmas cheer with dining vouchers, sweet treats, and delicious assortments that will surely bring smiles. Enjoy festive delights in the comfort of your own space, or choose to gift your loved ones with dining or spa vouchers by visiting Shangri-La Mactan’s official online shop

Read more: Shangri-La Mactan, Cebu Celebrates Tropical Holidays

Southwestern University (SWU) PHINMA

Southwestern University PHINMA (SWU PHINMA) lights up its PHINMA Hall to usher in the season of Christmas.

Side by side with the announcement of more scholarships, the University welcomed the Christmas season through the Starlighting Ceremony. | Visit the University

The entire campus was bathed in the festive holiday lights.

Read more: SWU PHINMA celebrates Christmas, offers more Scholarships for SY 2023

La Vie Parisienne

Festive ornaments, colorful lights, and celebratory hymns are a part of the Yuletide celebration. And French-inspired restaurant La Vie Parisienne is all about that.

La Vie Parisienne, located at Gorordo Avenue, is one of Cebu City’s top destinations because of its romantic ambience. Visitors can go on a date or celebrate special occasions with family and friends. The restaurant is a popular place to take pictures of the gram as it captures the chic style of a genuinely Parisian place. 

Read more: La Vie Parisienne spreads hope in its first-ever Christmas tree-lighting ceremony

BE Resorts Mactan

This year, BE Resort Mactan continues its Christmas tradition of Hope, Opportunity, and Transformation.

The materials from current Christmas Trees are made up of wooden doors that stood against the devastating power of Typhoon Odette. The green and blue-colored door symbolized the blue sea of Mactan and the prominent green color of BE Resort Mactan.

Christmas Trees made from doors and windows damaged by Typhoon Odette at BE Resort Mactan 😮🎄🚪🪟

LOOK: BE Resort Mactan…

Posted by CDN Digital on Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Read more: BE Resort Mactan: A Christmas Tradition of Hope, Opportunity, and Transformation

Diamond Suites and Residences Cebu

The festivity of the holiday season filled the lobby and hallways of Diamond Suites and Residences.

A city hotel close to Cebu’s business districts, the property is a perfect place to celebrate Christmas. Experience the holiday cheer at Diamond Suites and Residences!

Christmas this year is extra meaningful for the property as it supports the cause of Bai Foundation Inc. and Safe Haven Addiction Treatment and Recovery Village.

Read more: Diamond Suites and Residences celebrates a more meaningful Christmas this year


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