Frequently Asked Questions

General

1. What is Discovery Festival?

Discovery Festival, previously known as TLC Festival is the biggest food and lifestyle event in Manila, gathering thousands of fans, foodies, and families.

 
2. Where is Discovery Festival?

Discovery Festival will be held along Bonifacio High Street, Bonifacio Global City, Metro Manila, Philippines

 
3. What are the festival hours?

Registration counters and activities will open from 11am onwards.

4. Where can I get updates on Discovery Festival?

Follow your favourite brand page to get relevant updates! Discovery, TLC, HGTV or AFC.

 

Registration

1. Do I have to register for the event?

We would highly recommend registering so you can participate in workshops and other activities at the festival.

2. How do I register?

A. Register online here before 5th December 2018.

B. Register at the event on 8th December 2018, from 11am.

3. I registered but did not get a confirmation email.

Your festival E-Ticket should have been sent to you via email shortly after you submitted your online registration. If you didn't receive your E-Ticket, please write to us at info@discoveryfestival.net, indicating your name and email address provided in your registration form.

4. What time do the registration counters open?

Discovery Festival gates and registration counters will open at 11am sharp. Our two registration counters will be located at 9th Avenue and 7th Avenue.

5. Do I still need to register at the event if I have already registered online?

Yes, you would need to present your E-Ticket at our registration counters to collect your Discovery Festival wrist tag.

6. Can I pass my E-Ticket to someone else to attend on my behalf?

Yes you can. Another person may use your E-Ticket so long as they have not already received a festival wrist tag.

7. What time will registration counters close?

Registration counters close at 8pm.

8. Is there a minimum age requirement to register?

You will need to be 13 years old and above, as of 8th December 2018. Note, however, that minors (17 years and below), must be accompanied by a parent or a legal guardian. Selling alcohol to minors is not allowed at Discovery Festival.

9. My children are under 18. Are they able to register and participate in the activities?

Your children will need to be at least 13 years old as at December 8, 2018. Children below 13 can join the all-day activities with parental guidance.

10. What if I forget to bring my E-Ticket on the day?

You can proceed to the Online Registrations counter and provide the email address you indicated in the registration form.

 

Activities

1. Why do I need the Discovery Festival wrist tag?

Your Discovery Festival wrist tag allows you to participate in workshops, all-day activities and tracks the activities you have completed. By completing the required number of activities, you could bring home an awesome gift from Discovery.

2. Why do I need to complete the Discovery Festival activities?

By completing the required number of activities, you could bring home an awesome gift from Discovery.

3. Do all booths at Discovery Festival require wrist tags?

No. Several booths will be open for walk-ins as well.

4. Do I need a Discovery Festival wrist tag to watch Discovery Celebrities?

No. Onstage entertainment is open to everyone. You just need to be early so you get a good seat!

5. Will a festival map be provided so I can see the locations of the activities?

Yes, the festival map will be available online closer to the event date. Follow your favourite brand page Discovery, TLC, HGTV or AFC for the latest updates.

 

Workshops

1. How do I know that my slot in the workshop is confirmed?

You will receive an email from us by 5th December 2018 to confirm if your workshop registration is successful.

2. I registered for a workshop but did not receive a confirmation email. Can I still join the workshop?

No, unfortunately if you did not receive a confirmation email, you will not be able to join the workshop session that you registered for. However, other walk-in sessions are available and queues will open 30mins before each session begins. View our workshop schedule here.

3. Where do I present my confirmation email for workshops?

Your confirmation email is not required. Proceed to any of our registration counters to receive your Discovery Festival wrist tag when you arrive at the event. You would just need to present your wrist tag at the workshop station at least 15 mins before your session to verify your slot.

4. I registered online for a workshop but would like to change to another session. How do I do it?

Once you have submitted your online registration, you will not be able to change your workshop time slot. However, walk-in sessions are available at the event and queues will open 30mins before each session starts. View our workshop schedule here. If you have registered online but are unable to attend the workshop session, please email us at info@discoveryfestival.net to cancel your registration.

 

Getting There

1. How do I get to Bonifacio High Street?

By commuting:

From the North:

From EDSA, ride a south bound bus to Baclaran or Ayala, or take the MRT, and get off at Ayala Station.

At Ayala Station, look for the jeepney terminal and ride a jeep bound for Market Market. You may also take the North Exit and find the Fort Bus going to High Street.

From the South

From EDSA, ride a north bound bus to Fairview or Monumento, or take the MRT, and get off at Ayala Station.

At Ayala Station, take the North Exit and ride the Fort Bus going to High Street.

From Manila

Take the LRT and get off at EDSA-Taft Station. Use the footbridge that connects the LRT to the MRT.

Take the MRT going to Ayala Station. Take the North Exit and ride the Fort Bus going to High Street.

By private vehicle:

Bonifacio High Street is a mixed-use development in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Metro Manila located near Serendra, and across Market! Market! It is along the southbound side of C5 between Kalayaan Avenue and C5/Nichols exit. BHS can also be reached through EDSA northbound using any of the following routes: 1) Kalayaan Avenue 2) McKinley Road going to Forbes 3) C5 flyover coming from Buendia.