Bacolod Welcomes Ayala Malls Capitol Central
The City of Smiles in Negros Occidental, Philippines welcomes the joyous season of Christmas with the opening of a new and bigger Bacolod mall — Ayala Malls Capitol Central. Grand opening is tomorrow, December 14, 2018.
The Boom in Bacolod City
Bacolod City has come a long way to in terms of development. It is becoming one of the fastest growing service and business process outsourcing hubs in the Philippines and has been dubbed as one of the “most business-friendly” and “most livable” in the country.
The portfolio of the city as a leading IT and consumer driven-development hub gets another boost as real estate developer Ayala Land Inc. opens the latest Ayala Mall at the Capitol Central complex built around the Negros Occidental Provincial Capitol.
Ayala Capitol Central
The Ayala Malls Capitol Central is an expansive Bacolod mall centrally located along Gatuslao Street corner North and South Capitol Roads in Bacolod City. It is easily accessible via private and public transportation. Also known as Ayala Capitol Central, it stands at the heart of the second most populous city in the Visayas.
Jennylle S. Tupaz, Head of Ayala Malls Group said that Ayala Malls Capitol Central aims to further foster economic expansion in its immediate locale and the greater Metro Bacolod. “Situated at Bacolod’s kilometer zero, beside the historic Provincial Capitol Lagoon, Ayala Malls Capitol Central is truly in a prime location. Additionally, it will be a thriving center for convergence in terms of commerce, business, and leisure,” said Tupaz.
With the Ayala Capitol Central, the people of Bacolod can expect the company’s trademark commitment to sustainable and inclusive economic development in order to improve the quality of life of Filipino communities.
Mariana Zobel de Ayala, deputy head of Ayala Malls,describes Ayala Malls Capitol Central as the perfect location where every Negrense can celebrate “small winnings, mark major milestones, and have intimate gatherings. “We are happy to bring Negrenses a holistic experience that is intimate and relaxing amidst the hectic city buzz. With Ayala Malls Capitol Central, we will showcase Bacolod’s Best alongside global brands,” said Zobel de Ayala. “Perhaps, together, we can make amazing experiences happen,” added Zobel de Ayala.
Key Features of the Ayala Malls Capitol Central
- ◦ The Corte – a lush garden plaza anchored by a fountain for an inviting al fresco experience
- ◦ Fiesta Negrense – a showcase of the best homegrown concepts
- ◦ Central Bazaar – an incubator to support start-up businesses
- ◦ Interior Design – integrating local artists and talents into the Mall’s total look
- ▪ Concierge by Sason, Mosaic by Millie Kilayko and the artisans of the Negrense Volunteers for Change (NVC) foundation
- ▪ Benches, Plant boxes & Security tables by Sonia’s, Fiesta market tables & chairs by Art Energy, Murals by Team Creativo & Association of Negros Artists
- ▪ Show display windows by the Association of Negros Producers (ANP)
- ◦ Chapel – a first for a Mall in Bacolod with regular Sunday masses at 11AM
The grand launch and opening of Ayala Malls Capitol Central is set on December 14 at 10AM. Furthermore, the mall opening will kickstart a jampacked second-half of December in Bacolod City, as the mall will hold various concerts, sale events, a festival of lights, and other holiday activities.
Ayala Malls Capitol Central List of Stores and Restaurants
Though Ayala Malls Capitol Central last December 14, more and more stores and Bacolod restaurants as well as national brands are still opening. Here’s a partial list.
- Chops Children’s Park
- Hannah’s Cake Decors and Party Needs
- Kira’s Box (play lounge)
- Custom Made
- Salon de Rose
- Craft til Udrop
- Central Bazaar
- Rodeo Drive
- Toys R Us
- Blue Magic!
- Bench / Body
- Denim Hub
- Watch Republic
- Marks & Spencer London
- BCG Premier Store
- Asian Pieces
- Japan Home Centre
- Travel Experts
- Daiso Japan
- Merzci Pasalubong
- Snow Joe (new concept shaved ice)
- Anglo Optical
- Karat World
- Rose Pharmacy
- Mercury Drug
- Data Blitz
- Salon de Rose
- Velo (cafe)
- J Lechon Haus
- Fudmaster Nutrify
- Lemon Grass Vietnam Thailand
- Annyeong Samgyupsal
- The Famous Belgian Waffles
- Chicken Deli
- Red Ribbon
- Mang Inasal
- Casa Ilongga
- Vice #GandaforAll
Fiesta Market Ayala
- Tita Beth’s Pancit Malabon
- Miguelito’s Fried Ice Cream
- Homesitte Shawarma
- Hungry Owl
- Bead Bugz
- Girls and Curls Boutique
- Scotty’s Corner
Christmas at Ayala Malls Capitol Central
This is a very Merry Christmas to many families in Bacolod and Negros Occidental because the opening of Ayala Malls Capitol Central gave so many new jobs to hundreds of people.
Meanwhile, here are some of the big events that will be happening this December at the Ayala Malls Capitol Central.