Almost two decades since it opened, the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) continues to slay and be a favorite destination for Filipinos of all ages. MOA's the ultimate hangout spot for all the peeps in the Philippines. With a whole bunch of dope places to check out, you'll never be bored—pinky promise!


With the holiday season kicking up its gears, we're all preppin' for that retail therapy vibe at our fave SM malls, and you best believe MOA is the MVP in the game! But it’s not just about shopping because MOA issa whole vibe! MOA is the ultimate destination where the fun never stops!

Here are the 7 things absolutely gotta check out on your next visit to the SM Mall of Asia:


Epic Events at MoA:

Score VIP tickets to the hottest gigs and events at SM Mall of Asia Arena or SMX Convention Center. MOA Complex is the place where local and international stars light up the stage. Stay in the loop for all the deets at, and get ready to flex your concert game!


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IKEA: Where Home Vibes Get Lit:

Not only is the MOA complex home to one of the biggest malls in the world, it is also home to the biggest IKEA in the world! Upgrade your space with trendiest decors that match your holiday vibe. Deck out your crib with the most functional furniture and let's make your home the ultimate hangout spot for the holidays!

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Thrill Seeker's Paradise at SM By the Bay:

Calling all adrenaline junkies! SM By the Bay's got some wild rides – Pirate Ship, Drop Tower, and Dream Twister are just the beginning. Plus, you have to ride the MOA Eye, one of the tallest ferris wheels in town. Get those epic views and snap some lit pics for the 'gram!



Glide and Slide at SM Skating Rink:

Channel your inner Elsa, Anna, or Kristoff at the SM MOA Skating Rink, the only ice skating rink in the Philippines. Whether you're nailing those figure eights or just having a blast with your squad, it's the place for the ultimate winter vibes. The SM Skating Rink with a 2-hour pass starting at PHP 350, or go all out with a day pass from PHP 550. Doors swing open daily at 10:00 am on weekdays, 11:15 am on weekends, and the fun doesn't stop until 8:30 pm.

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Let Loose at SM Game Park:

With nearly 2,000 square meters of excitement, this ultimate playground is finally open! From bowling and indoor basketball to archery, billiards, gaming consoles, and KTV, the fun never stops! And if you work up an appetite, refuel at the onsite Sports Bar by Taters. 

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Foodie Paradise:

Indulge your taste buds at MoA's diverse food scene! From the biggest Din Tai Fung to Shake Shack's largest branch in the country, satisfy every craving you've got. Don't miss the MOA Food Hall too, where Asian, European, and American cuisines converge for an epic food trip you wouldn’t wanna miss.



Dazzling Fireworks Spectacle:

Witness the MOA Skyline light up during weekends with the Holiday Fireworks Spectacle! Bring the whole fam to enjoy a mesmerizing display of colors that'll leave you in awe. It's a visual treat that'll make your MoA experience truly unforgettable.



Jingle All the Way at SM MOA:

Capture the holiday spirit and make memories at the New York-themed 50-foot tall Christmas tree located at the heart of the mall. But hey, it's not just the tree! Brace yourself for a total dazzle fest of pop music-inspired decorations scattered throughout the mall. They're so lit, you'll be humming along in no time. And you know what's even better? They're prime spots for your holiday selfie game with your whole crew!

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Hold up, the selfie game gets even better. Dog and cat lovers will surely want to rush to MOA now because Mimi, the "I'm-not-impressed" cat, and Momo, the always-smiling corgi, have decided to set up shop at MOA.These larger-than-life furry celebs are waiting for you to snap the most paw-some Instagram-worthy pics. 

Truly, there's no better place to soak up those joyful Christmas vibes than right here at SM Mall of Asia. Keep an eye on all the holiday fun when you follow us on our socials: Facebook, TikTok, Instagram, and X! You can also check the Holiday Mall Hours for 2023.

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