Heads up K-pop and K-drama fans! Metrobank is your reliable chingu for the biggest Hallyu event in the country

Excitement is in the air for Filipino K-pop and K-drama fans as it’s time for the 8th annual Asia Artist Awards (AAA)—with this year’s edition happening right here in the Philippines with Metrobank as the official bank partner.

On December 14, all roads will converge at the Philippine Arena where the prestigious awards show will take place, honoring the best of the best in South Korean entertainment. With big acts such as K-pop girl groups NewJeans and LE SSERAFIM, popular K-drama actor Kim Seon-Ho, and so much more, the 2023 AAA is definitely the place to be for K-fans.

With an event of this scale, what event goers need to avoid are the hassles ahead of the biggest Korean wave hitting the country. Good thing there’s an essential AAA buddy that K-pop and K-drama fans need to make their #RoadToAAA2023 easy and rewarding – their reliable Metrobank credit card.

Here’s why:

1. Exclusive AAA Ticket Pre-sale

To kick off the AAA hype, Metrobank credit cardholders have secured their preferred seats in the house as they got first dibs through Metrobank’s exclusive ticket pre-sale last November 10 to 11, 2023. Don’t fret if you missed out on the first salvo, you could still buy tickets during the regular sale with your Metrobank credit card and earn equivalent reward points for your spend. Just head to PULP’s website at pulp.ph, click on the AAA banner, add to cart your tickets, and pay with your Metrobank credit card. It’s a hassle-free transaction all the way.

2. Snap up your OOTD and earn reward points

Put together an outfit and look like your favorite K-pop idols and K-drama stars. Don’t forget to buy your light sticks and other event essentials as you’ll be at the Arena for the whole afternoon of December 14 to witness and see your Korean idols. The best part? If you pay for your OOTD with your Metrobank Titanium Mastercard, you can earn 2X reward points and cash rebates from partner department stores and even on your online shopping purchases.

3. Gear up your gadgets and get points

Make sure you have the best gadgets during the event to capture the best moments and immortalize the AAA. It’s not yet too late to upgrade your smartphone for those ultimate fancam shots. If you have a Metrobank Rewards Plus Visa, you can get 2X reward points on your in-store or online gadgets and electronics purchases from partner merchants.

4. Gas up at partner Petron outlets and get cash rebates

As you head to the Philippine Arena, ensure you have a full tank, and are ready to be on the road with thousands of K-pop and K-drama fans. You can gas up at select Petron outlets on the way to the event grounds and get 3% cash rebates when you use your Metrobank Toyota Mastercard. Don’t forget to drive safely and keep a cool head as heavy traffic is expected on this big day.

5. Grab a bite before or after the show and enjoy discounts

Aside from gassing up your car, you also need to fuel yourself with good meals before and after the event. There are various restaurants along NLEX, on your way to the venue, or at the event grounds itself. You can get a snack on your way to the AAA or re-energize after all the shouting and fangirling during the biggest Hallyu event! Be on the lookout for Metrobank’s luxury dining deals to enjoy up to 50% discount when you pay with your Metrobank World Mastercard.

From buying tickets and shopping for pre-event essentials to event day, Metrobank has your back every step of the way with perks and deals! Use your Metrobank credit card and find out how it will allow you to discover a world of unforgettable experiences.

Don't miss the opportunity to cheer and celebrate with your favorite artists! Apply for a Metrobank credit card now at https://apply.metrobank.com.ph/creditcard

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