City restos offer promos, discounts during fun sale-A A +A
Friday, March 14, 2014
LOCAL restaurants and hotels in Davao City are offering exclusive promos and discounts as they take part in the Big Davao Fun Sale, the country's first-ever city-wide sale.
The month-long fun sale opened on Friday with a motorcade that ended at People's Park. The event runs from March 14 to April 16 and offers discounts on different items to as much as 80 percent.
The Restaurants Association of Davao Inc. will be holding a food festival among its member homegrown restaurants. Some of the participating restaurants are: Au Francais, Bogser's @ Baywalk, Cafe Taveria, Claude's Cafe, Chippens, Davao River Walk, Davao Marituna Restaurant, Nanay Bebeng Culinary Enterprises Inc., Patok sa Manok, Primo Cafe and Grille, Zabs Buffet, and Yahong Restaurant and Talaba Bar.
Claude's Café, for instance, is offering a 15 percent discount to all clients holding a Davao Fun Sale Passport, and senior citizens holding a fun sale passport will get a free glass of French wine.
Davao River Walk is also offering a 10 percent discount for fun sale passport holders.
To know if the restaurant is participating, the diner only needs to look for a streamer that says the restaurant is participating.
Some of the hotels that are also joining the month-long event are The Ritz Hotel at Garden Oases, Marco Polo Hotel Davao, Park Inn by Radisson, Grand Regal Hotel, and Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao.
Marco Polo is offering a 75 percent discount in all rooms and 25 percent discount in all their food and beverage outlets, while Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao is offering a 50 percent discount on standards, deluxe, and deluxe premium rooms.
Grand Regal Hotel is offering 65 percent discount on deluxe, premier, and executive rooms.
The Big Davao Fun Sale is spearheaded by the Retail Association of Davao and it is supported by the Department of Tourism (DOT)-Davao, the City Government of Davao, and the Philippine Retailers Association.
The month-long activity will feature different products on sale every week: March 14 to 16 will be a mall wide general sale, March 17 to 23 will be on health and beauty, March 24 to 30 will be on electronics and gadgets, March 31 to April 6 will be on home and travel, and April 7 to 16 will be on fashion and active lifestyle.
Dining, crafts, fruits, and flowers are on sale in the whole duration of the event.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 15, 2014.