Printer Friendly

ABS-CBN International's San Francisco 'Kapamilya Summer Caravan' Sets New Record as 35,000 Fans Attend Outdoor Concert; Bay Area Fan Wins Honda Civic in Drawing at Event.

BURLINGAME, Calif. -- ABS-CBN International (ABS-CBNi), America's number one source for Filipino entertainment and services, announces that more than 35,000 loyal fans attended the Kapamilya Summer Caravan held at the Monster Park Fairgrounds in San Francisco, Saturday, July 23; breaking its previous record of 30,000 attending last weekend's concert in Pasadena, Calif.

"A.S.A.P." and "The Buzz" Stars including Kris Aquino, Gary Valenciano and Zsa Zsa Padilla, had fans singing and cheering for more than three hours of entertainment before the record crowd. In addition, attendees who joined the Kapamilya Circle at the concert watched as Abel Manalese, a TFC cable subscriber from San Francisco, Calif., won a new Honda Civic plus Nelson Z. Valles of Garden City, NY, was awarded $25,000 in the latest TFC Kapamilya Circle Sweepstakes drawing.

"ABS-CBN International appreciates the tremendous support for the Kapamilya Summer Caravan as we thank the more than 35,000 concert attendees in Northern California for more than 10 dedicated years of TFC viewership and supporting our products and services," said Tom Consunji, senior director of sales and marketing at ABS-CBN International. "TFC talent combined with our loyal fans made for a hugely successful and memorable concert."

The star-studded event follows ABS-CBNi's July 21 announcement of its programming now available on DirecTV.

Next Caravan Stop: The East Coast

The Kapamilya Summer Caravan began on the Philippine Island of Cebu in May before traveling to Europe, the Middle East, Asia and now to the United States. The Caravan brings the hottest names in Philippine entertainment directly to the fans and allows many the opportunity to see their favorite television, movie and music entertainers live and in person.

Joining The Circle Is Easy: Hurry for Your Chance To Win

TFC cable subscribers can simply fax or mail in a copy of the bill showing their TFC subscription. TFCDirect subscribers are automatically entered to win. Simply write: ATTN: KAPAMILYA CIRCLE on the cable bill, containing your name, address and phone number and send to:
ABS-CBN International, NA
 Kapamilya Circle
 859 Cowan Road, Burlingame, CA 94010
 Fax 1-650-652-6677


TFC Kapamilya Circle: Exclusive Rewards

The TFC Kapamilya Circle is an exclusive, members-only loyalty program designed to reward viewers of TFC on cable television and subscribers of TFCDirect satellite service. In addition to exclusive members-only concerts and events, members receive various discounts when they purchase products or services from ABS-CBNi's StarryStarry Store, StarKargo and Tawag-Remit. Visit www.abs-cbni.com for more information on how to become Kapamilya Circle members.

About ABS-CBNi

ABS-CBN International (ABS-CBNi) was created to be of service for all Filipinos 11 years ago. With the launch of TFC, the company became the first and most successful Filipino broadcaster in the U.S. The company offers telecommunication, retail, money remittance and cargo forwarding services along with philanthropic support of Filipinos and the communities they now call home. Based in Burlingame, Calif., ABS-CBNi is a subsidiary of ABS-CBN Broadcasting, the Philippines' largest entertainment and broadcasting company. For more information, visit www.abs-cbni.com.
COPYRIGHT 2005 Business Wire
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2005, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

 Reader Opinion

Title:

Comment:



 

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Business Wire
Date:Jul 26, 2005
Words:501
Previous Article:Competitive Technologies Licenses Additional Patent to Melanotan Corporation, Receives Additional Shares of Epitan.
Next Article:Provident Financial Holdings Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend.


Related Articles
Concert shows potential for military bases.
ABS-CBN: building bridges in the air.
APPLE TO HELP `WEBCAST' CONCERTS FROM OUTDOOR THEATER.
TITLE DOESN'T BELONG IN S.F.
CELEBRATING SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S WORLD CHAMPS SOUTHLAND TEAMS, FANS BASK IN TITLE OF CHAMPIONS.
ANGELS TAKE ON DODGERS IN TURF WAR TEAMS WAGE BATTLE OF HYPE OVER HEARTS OF THE FANS.
DODGERS TOUR WILL MAKE STOP AT HART CENTER.
National Dance Week: the California Bay Area celebrates.
CONCERTS IN THE PARK GETTING IN GROOVE OF SEASON.
EMBRACING DIGITAL AGE FALL OUT BOY HITS TOP OF CHART, THANKS TO WEB-WATCHING FANS.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2014 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters