By: Throy Catan
GETTING tired of the usual Mother’s Day activity with your mom? How about joining a one-of-a-kind fun run while eat your favorite Filipino food at every kilometer?
Enjoy a unique Mother’s Day celebration and come by to check out TFC Live presents TIKIM Filipino Food Fun Run on Sunday, May 13, at the Coyote Point Recreation Area, 1701 Coyote Point Drive in San Mateo. The run starts at 8:00 A.M. and the food festival opens at 10:00 A.M.
Aside from the delectable delights awaiting runners at each kilometer mark, participants will be joined by Filipino celebrities, who are runners themselves. Joining the hundreds of runners at the starting line are actress/singer/host Kim Chiu, actor/model Jake Cuenca, actor/singer Iñigo Pascual, and Star Patrol Anchor Gretchen Fullido.
All four celebrities are joining TIKIM to support TFC and because the run will benefit many children via the feeding program of ABS-CBN Foundation International’s Bantay Bata (Child Watch). “I’m really excited to spend time with our fellowmen, and because I’m running for something bigger than myself,” Fullido shares.
“Aside from getting a good workout, we also get to help the children. You get to have fun while doing something good.” Cuenca adds.
Participants can check out the various food offerings and activities from TIKIM vendors and sponsors like Guerrero Law Firm, Financial Rescue LLC, XOOM, The Law Offices of John C. Ye, SouthWest Sun Solar,LBC, Ria Financial, Saladmaster, Mango Tours, Abby Skin Care, Le Paris Artisan & Gourmet Cafe, Seafood City’s Grill City and Crispy Town, Tastebuds, Pampanga’s Cuisine, Sunflower Bakery, Sweet Dreams, Kadoks, Isla Restaurant, and Sun Tropics.
Other supporters include Tobacco Free California, Belo Medical Group, Consumer Protection Legal Center, Solar Earth USA, NutriAsia, Heavenly Ice Cream, Pampanga’s Bakery & Restaurant, Ma Sarap Food Truck, Da Pokeman Food Truck, OngPin Restaurant, Nick’s Kitchen, Irma’s Pampanga Restaurant, and Crumbwich Silvanas.