Comcast and The Filipino Channel bring a bit of Adobo Nation to Seattle Area with Filipino Fun Day on February 28th
#1 Filipino network invites community to local Xfinity store for meet and greet
Lynnwood, WA – February 18, 2015, Comcast has partnered with The Filipino Channel (TFC) to create a family friendly “Filipino Fun Day” event at the Xfinity store across from the Factoria Mall in Bellevue, Washington, on Saturday, February 28th from 1 PM-4 PM.
At this special event, Comcast will feature a meet and greet with Michelle “Michi” Valeriano, from TFC’s popular show, Adobo Nation. Filipino Fun Day will serve as both a way for customers to learn about the Filipino programming (with popular shows subtitled in English) offered through TFC and Filipino On Demand, as well as the many Xfinity products and services available in Western Washington.
Filipino Fun Day event details:
||Saturday, February 28th from 1 PM – 4 PM
|| Xfinity Store, 3630 Factoria Blvd SE, Bellevue, WA 98006
|| Activities for all generations including autograph signing with Michi from TFC,Big Boys Filipino Food Truck, TFC giveaways and raffle prizes, Filipino On Demand demonstration and more
During the event, Michi will be signing autographs and meeting people from the community. The public is invited to attend and will be encouraged to interact with Xfinity product demos on-site and sample Filipino food. All attendees will be eligible to win cool prizes on-site, while supplies last.
Troy Giezentanner, Director of Sales and Marketing, Comcast says, “Comcast is proud to offer Filipino channels in the Northwest. We hope the community comes out to this fun event. Bring your family and friends and enjoy the local food truck too.
Jun del Rosario, AVP-Global Content Distribution, ABS-CBN says, “Seattle has been one of the most successful markets for TFC and we are excited to partner with Comcast and bring people together, have some fun, eat some traditional Pinoy food and have the public meet one of our show hosts.
TFC is available on Xfinity TV Channel 241 for as low as $11.99 per month in addition to a digital cable package. Filipino On Demand features a selection of Filipino movies, serials, concerts and special events, subtitled in English for the whole family to enjoy for $5.99 per month in addition to a subscription to a Filipino premium channel. To access Filipino On Demand, customers can go to the On Demand menu and select “Multicultural.
About Comcast Cable
Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in technology to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings. Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
About ABS-CBN International
ABS-CBN International was founded in April 1994 to be of service to all Filipinos. With the launch of The Filipino Channel (TFC), the company became the first and most successful Filipino content distribution company in the U.S. The company offers telecommunication, retail, theatricals, money remittance and cargo services, online audio and video streaming, IPTV, On Demand, along with philanthropic support for Filipinos and the communities they now call home. Based in Redwood City, CA, ABS-CBN International is a subsidiary of ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines’ largest entertainment and broadcasting company, through ABS-CBN Corporation's wholly-owned subsidiary, ABS-CBN Global Hungary Kft. For more information, visit www.tfc-usa.com.
About Big Boys Filipino Food Truck
Big Boy’s Filipino food Truck was started by Nate Daep and Melanie Querubin in September 2012. Their mission is to serve and bring people together using their sense of Filipino cuisine in a unique and flavorful way. Not only will your stomach be satisfied but we assure you that every bite will enable an experience from every island of the Philippines. For updates you can follow us on Instagram or twitter @iWantSomeBigBoys. For more information,
International Media Distribution on behalf of TFC Shelly Kurtz,
Executive Director, Sales & Marketing
(206) 282-2762, firstname.lastname@example.org
Walter Neary, Director of Public Relations
(253) 864-4660, Walter_Neary@cable.comcast.com