Anjo World Theme Park is gearing up for an exciting celebration to mark its 4th anniversary, promising several thrilling activities for visitors to enjoy. Among the highlights are the much-anticipated Fourplay Cosplay 2023 and a spectacular Grand Fireworks display on Sunday, November 26, 2023.
Chester Lim, the President of Anjo World, said the theme park has become not just a family weekend getaway but is now a venue for various events.
In fact, Anjo World continues to be the preferred venue for various events, such as corporate functions, family activities, and school tours, among others, said Cedric Reyes, Head of Sales, Marketing, and Press Relations. Aside from hosting the cosplay competition during the anniversary celebration, the theme park will be the venue for the exclusive use of a company event in the first week of December.
In collaboration with Fourplay Cosplay, Anjo World is set to host a cosplay competition that is expected to attract numerous enthusiasts. The competition categories cater to participants of all ages, with contests for kids (up to 12 years old), teens (13 and above), and adults (18 and above) in both cloth and armor divisions. The lineup includes a Kiddie Chibi Cosplay, as well as a Kids and Teens Prince and Princesses contest.
Adding to the festive atmosphere, guests are welcomed by an impressive 8-meter inflatable Santa Claus, the largest of its kind in the country, according to Mr. Reyes. The celebration’s highlight is a grand fireworks display illuminating the night sky at 7 p.m.
Anjo World’s commitment to community outreach remains strong, as they will host 400 children from various orphanages namely: Hope Mountain Foundation, Children’s Joy Foundation, Child Development Center, Bukas Palad Foundation, PADS-ADT (Philippines Accessible Disability Services- Adaptive Dragon Boat Racing Team, Missionaries of the Charity and Gift of Love continuing a tradition from past anniversary celebrations, said Mr. Reyes.
The recent opening of Travel Bee Minglanilla Inn, located at Belmont One last August, is a boost for Anjo World. Offering 30 rooms with 100 beds, the inn provides accommodations in three categories: Standard Hive Twin, Family Hive, and Superior Hive. Positioned just across the theme park, Travel Bee Minglanilla Inn is expected to attract balikbayans, expats, and potentially international tourists, especially with the anticipated return of Japanese and Korean visitors next year.
Meanwhile, the theme park has introduced five new arcade games at the Funtastic Arena.
Further diversifying its offerings, Anjo World has partnered with Cebu2World Development Corporation to launch Game Central at the Carbon Barracks in Cebu City. Mr. Lim explained that Game Central provides a wide range of classic and innovative games, appealing to various preferences with skill-based challenges and luck-oriented activities. It will continue to operate until the end of February 2024.
He said this is a new business model and that they are looking at the possible opening of a similar facility in Cebu.
Mr. Reyes also added that Anjo World is open to hosting a variety of events, including corporate functions, family activities, and school tours.
Anjo World continues to be a dynamic and engaging destination. As the anniversary approaches, guests can anticipate a memorable celebration with a rich array of fun-filled activities.