Weekend Picks: 24 – 25 Sept

The Gruffalo's Child

Hooray for the weekend! Whether you’re already busy prepping for year-end exams or just going through the daily grind, it’s always good to take a breather and relax with some quality time with the family. Here, we show you some stress-free chill-out events taking place.


1. Tribal Tempo

Till 30 Oct

Gardens by the Bay

South Africa is more than just deserts and savannahs, as this floral exhibition shows. The country’s rich, colourful and unique plant life are on dazzling display here, accented by rock art, animal sculptures and a welcoming waterfall.

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Tribal Tempo Gardens by the Bay


2. NUS Symphony Orchestra Presents: Symphony in the Park

24 Sept, 6 pm to 7 pm

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Pack a picnic basket and enjoy an evening of musical screen gems with NUSSO, as they present familiar and classic tunes from the movies such as Star Wars, Jurassic Park and Harry Potter. 

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3. Nature Keeper Programme

24 Sept, 9 am to 12 pm

Dairy Farm Nature Park

Sign your child up for this half-day programme and inculcate in them an appreciation of nature and the importance of conservation. There are limited spaces up for grabs so register fast! Learn more.

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4. Saturday Social BBQ Jeep Edition

24 Sept, 4 pm till late

Timbre @ Gillman

Fans of the iconic SUV, don’t miss this chance for family fun and bonding at this free BBQ party, jointly presented by Jeep and Timbre @ Gillman. There are vehicle test drives for adults, toy car racing for kids, a bouncy castle and more. Details. 

Saturday Social BBQ Jeep Edition


5. The Gruffalo’s Child

22 to 25 Sept

Victoria Theatre

The follow-up to the smash hit, The Gruffalo, this enchanting, musical adaptation of the award-winning children’s book tells the story of the Gruffalo’s child as she ignores her father’s warning and ventures into the deep, dark wood. More info. 

The Gruffalo's Child


6. Arts in Your Neighbourhood – Rojak Rendevzous

24 Sept, 7 pm to 8 pm

Bedok Town Square

Let local ensemble, KULCHA, entertain you with a diverse mix of popular and original compositions, as they combine eastern and western instruments to wonderful effect. Learn more. 





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