Coldplay's concert in Manila on Tuesday, April 4 is one of the most highly anticipated concert events in the Philippines. The "A Head Full Of Dreams" (AHFOD) tour will be held at 8 pm at the Mall Of Asia (MOA) Concert Grounds in Pasay City. For those lucky enough to have scored tickets to the sold-out concert, check out some reminders below.
Here are three fast facts about the Coldplay Concert in Manila:
1. Concert-goers are not allowed to bring certain items, including weapons, medication and pets.
According to the Facebook (FB) page of the #ColdplayManila #AHFODtour organizers, the following items are banned at the venue later: illegal substances (drugs/alcohol/drinks), big bags, chairs of any kind, weapons, laser pens, umbrella, sharp objects, pepper spray, pen with knife, flashlights, aluminum bottles, tin cans, cups and hard plastic containers. Banners and posters are also not allowed at the concert.
2. The Coldplay in Manila concert prohibits smoking and drinking.
Concert-goers are not allowed to smoke or drink alcohol within the concert grounds. However, there will be designated smoking areas at the venue.
3. Flash photography can't be used during the AHFODMNL concert.
Photographs with flash are not allowed at the Coldplay concert. Take note that professional photo cameras, iPads, tablets, telephoto lenses, professional video and recording equipment, selfie sticks and Go Pro cameras are also prohibited. Check out the full list of banned items at the bottom part of the article.
Here are some reactions from FB users about the list of banned things at the Coldplay in Manila 2017 concert:
"Finally. No more iPads andGo Pro's blocking our view. Gosh, kung ang goal ko lang for the concert ay magvideo, e di nanood na lang ako sa Youtube or concert DVD's di ba?" Nina Natalia Bautista wrote on FB.
"All types of umbrellas or only those that cannot fit a small bag? I asked this because in airports, relatively small umbrellas are allowed," Darren Dumaop posted.
"Go pro not allowed. How about supremo or action cam? Will really appreciate any response. Thanks in advance po." Christine Badajos Abuan asked.
"What about medication for vertigo and blood pressure in pharma packaging?" Karen M. Soriano wrote.
The Coldplay "A Head Full of Dreams" tour Manila is presented by Globe. It will feature Jess Kent as the special guest artist. The members of the British band, along with lead vocalist Chris Martin, arrived on Sunday from their Singapore tour.
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