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Experience the Filipino yuletide merrymaking spirit without flying off to the tropical archipelago at this upcoming Christmas event by Beijing's Filipino community group Kusina ni Kabayan (KnK, or Kitchen of my Countrymen). The group is holding their second Krismas sa Pinas Philippine-style Christmas Party, happening at EAST Beijing Hotel on Saturday 30 from 3.30 to 7pm. This year’s celebration is KnK’s biggest yet, which will also see the launch their first-ever Philippine cookbook, Kain na, Kabayan! (Let's eat, countrymen!), featuring 28 recipes made by the group’s member cooks and chefs.
World-renowned Filipina artist Jensen Moreno also exhibits her newest paintings that she contributed for the cookbook, as well as select portraits of her students at Joy EL International Academy.
3.30pm Christmas party for children
5.15pm Kain na, Kabayan! cookbook launch party
6pm Christmas tree lighting and performances from Joy EL Children’s Choir with Mr. Andrew Peacock and Pinoy Kids in Beijing
6.05pm Christmas concert, featuring Filipino bands from Beijing and Tianjin
7.30pm: Grand raffle draw
Kusina ni Kabayan (KnK) holds their second Krismas sa Pinas Philippine-style Christmas Party and Concert,
6pm: Christmas tree lighting and performances from Joy EL Children’s Choir with Mr. Andrew Peacock and Pinoy Kids in Beijing
Get a chance to win prizes when you join the grand raffle draw. Raffle and cookbook sales will be donated to thie event's chosen beneficiary, Daoidao Elementary School, in the northern Philippines.