It’s Steve Jobs Day at the Power Plant Mall, Rockwell on October 14

Just when you thought it was finally safe to use your Macbook Air without slipping on a black turtleneck to show your bereavement, we’ve received word on Google+ from premiere Mac User Elbert Cuenca that Philippine Apple fans will be celebrating Steve Jobs Day at 5:30pm on October 14 at the Rockwell Tent by the Power Plant Mall in Rockwell, Makati.

The event will be organized by PhilMUG, the venerable Philippine Mac Users Group.

I asked +Elbert Cuenca what’s on the program:

For now, a simple organized free-for-all.  We’ll sort out the details tomorrow. What we had in mind was a series of eulogies, and tributes in any form, be it in written or spoken word, dance, song, visual arts, etc. Essentially, this is nothing more than a celebration of the life of Steve Jobs.

It turns out that this is a global event. There is an official Twitter account (@SteveJobsDay) you can follow, a Twitter hashtag (#SteveJobsDay), a Facebook event page,  and a tribute website at that describes the event in detail.

The website suggests that one way to pay homage to the man on this day is to dress like Steve:

If you’re wondering about the best way to dress like Steve, lists the key items for that quintessential Steve Jobs Keynote look:

This is what you might see at Rockwell: (from

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