Book Lovers! Save the date: Día del Libro or International Book Day is happening at the Ayala Triangle Gardens on April 22, 2017 from 10am to 10pm.
Brought to you by Instituto Cervantes, the event showcases bookstores and publishing houses selling good finds at 20% off. You won’t only take home new reads but also a sweet memoir — following a Spanish tradition, you get a free rose for every book purchase.
Book lover or not, you’ll enjoy poetry recitals, dance performances, plays, concerts, as well as activities for children. You’ll also get a chance to witness the inauguration of The Prado Museum in Manila which displays more than 50 life-size reproductions of masterpieces from The Prado Museum in Madrid, this exhibit represents a unique opportunity for passers-by to experience a face-to-face encounter with works of some of the great masters from the 12th to the 19th centuries in the form of high-definition photographic prints.
No money to buy books? No problem. Instituto Cervantes will also be giving out hundreds of books – for FREE!