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Holy Week 2014 Banks & Mall Schedules (SM Malls, Ayala, Robinsons, Etc.)

Publish Date: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | 2:06 AM

As Holy Week approaches, be aware of operations schedules of malls and banks, as well as transportation services. For those staying put in Metro Manila, SM Malls, Ayala, Robinsons, Gateway, Shangri-la, Power Plant malls will only be open on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday.



However, malls in areas frequented by tourists during Holy Week will be open. Check out the schedules below. Likewise, some business establishments along the route to Baguio will also be open.

Almost all banks will also be closed although we still await the latest advisory especially from BDO which has branches in malls.

LRT and MRT lines will be closed from Thursday to Sunday.

Church schedules are available here.

All SM Malls will be closed on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. Regular mall hours will resume on Black Saturday. Exceptions to this are the following:

  • SM City Baguio (10 AM to 10 PM)
  • Select SM Mall of Asia Veranda tenants (regular operating hours)
  • SM By the Bay (regular operating hours)
  • SM Marketmall Dasmari├▒as wet and dry market and bagsakan (24 hours)
  • Mezza Savemore (9 AM to 9 PM)


Ayala Malls – Greenbelt, Glorietta, Trinoma, Alabang Town Center, Market Market as well as the Ayala Malls in the provinces will be closed on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. Regular operating hours resume on Black Saturday.

Robinsons Malls will be closed on Holy Thursday and Black Saturday, with the exception of Summit Ridge Promenade in Tagaytay City. All Robinsons malls will open again on Black Saturday.

Eastwood City, Tiendesitas, Greenhills Shopping Center, Festival Mall, Shangri-la Plaza, Gateway Mall, Sta. Lucia will likewise be closed on Holy Thursday and Good Friday.

Eastwood will be closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. Operating hours for Black Saturday and Easter Sunday as follows:
  • Black Saturday: Malls open from 11 AM to 11 PM
  • Easter Sunday: Malls open from 10 AM to 10 PM
Gateway Mall will also be closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. Here are its mall hours for Black Saturday and Easter Sunday:
  • Black Saturday: Mall open from 10 AM to 10 PM
  • Easter Sunday: Mall open from 10 AM to 9 PM
Greenhills Shopping Center operating hours for Black Saturday and Easter Sunday are as follows:
  • Black Saturday: Mall open from 12 NOON to 9 PM
  • Easter Sunday: Mall open from 10 AM to 8 PM
However, some stores in Greenhills will remain open on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday.

Power Plant Mall in Makati City released this schedule for Holy Week as well as an invite to their Easter Egg Hunt.

Maundy Thursday: Closed
Good Friday: Closed
Black Saturday: 12 Noon to 10 PM
Easter Sunday: 10 AM to 10 PM

Shangri-La Mall will be closed on Holy Thursday and Good Friday but will reopen on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday:

  • Holy Thursday: Mall open from 10 AM to 10 PM
  • Good Friday: Mall open from 10 AM to 9 PM

LRT and MRT lines will be closed from Holy Thursday to Easter Sunday. Both the LRT and MRT will resume operations at 5:00 AM on Easter Monday. The long break will enable both mass transit lines to undertake maintenance work on their trains and tracks.


Bus operations to the provinces will be uninterrupted as this is their peak season. However, travelers are advised to book their seats early as bus trips are expected to be fully booked especially on Holy Wednesday and Holy Thursday.

Bus operations in Metro Manila will also be uninterrupted but expect fewer buses on the road especially on Good Friday.


Most banks will be closed for the Holy Week – from Holy Thursday to Easter Sunday. However, the Central Bank has ordered all banks to ensure that their ATM machines will be fully operational and fully stocked throughout the Holy Week.

Nevertheless, depositors are advised to make their withdrawals before the Holy Week break to avoid long queues for ATM withdrawals.

BDO bank branches will be closed from Holy Thursday to Easter Sunday including branches inside SM Malls. However, there may be exceptions like in previous years. Please check this page for further announcements. Update: ALL BDO branches will be closed until Easter Sunday.

Metrobank and PS Bank branches will be closed starting Holy Thursday. Regular operations resume on Easter Monday.

BPI and BPI Family Bank branches will also be closed for the Holy Week. Branches will open on Easter Monday.

For changes/updates to these announcements, please re-check this page regularly. Adobo Talk PH

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