Where To Watch Lion Dance and Dragon Dance Performances in Singapore During Lunar New Year 2018

Lion Dance Competition - Lion Dances & Dragon Dances in Singapore, Lunar New Year 2018
Source: Kreta Ayer-Kim Seng Citizens’ Consultative Committee

Lion dance performances are very much a part of the Lunar New Year celebrations. The sound of beating drums herald the arrival of acrobatic lions who bring along with them good fortune for the New Year. For those who are looking for places to watch lion dances in Singapore this Lunar New Year 2018 to get into the festive spirit, we’ve put together a list of venues and dates below.

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Lion Dances & Dragon Dances in Singapore, Lunar New Year 2018

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Here is our list of places where you catch lion dances and dragon dances in Singapore during the Lunar New Year 2018.

Causeway PointLion Leaping on High Poles26, 27 & 28 January2 pm
Northpoint CityLion Leaping on High Poles19, 20 & 21 January1 pm, 4 pm & 7 pm
Chinatown, Banda Street Carpark11th International Lion Dance Competition (Ticketed Event)2 & 3 February6.30 pm
Northpoint CityLion Dance Performance with LED Drums9, 11 & 13 February 7 pm
Northpoint CityLED Dragon Dance10, 12 & 14 February11 am
YewTee PointLion Dance Performance and War Drumming10 February3.30 pm
The CentrepointLion Leaping on High Poles13 & 14 February1 pm
Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial HallLion and Dragon Dance16 February10 am
Beach Plaza
Lion Dance Performance
(Part of Sentosa's FUN-Tastic Fortune)
16, 17 & 18 February4.30 pm & 6.30 pm
Jurong Bird Park
Penguin Coast
Majestic Lion Dance16, 17 & 18 February9.30 am & 1 pm
Night Safari
Entrance Plaza
Electrifying Dragon Dance15, 16, 17 & 18 February7.30 pm & 8.30 pm
Singapore ZooMajestic Lion Dance16, 17 & 18 February10.30 am & 2 pm
Beach Plaza
LED Dragon Dance
(Part of Sentosa's FUN-Tastic Fortune)
16, 17 & 18 February8.10 pm & 9.10 pm
Singapore Philatelic MuseumChinese Lion and Dragon Dance17 February3.30 pm
Gardens by the Bay
Supertree Grove
Lion Dance17, 18, 24, 25 February4.30 pm
Gardens by the BayRise of the Guardians
UV Lotus Dragon & UV Lotus Northern Lion Dance
17, 18, 24 & 25 February8 pm
The CentrepointLion Leaping on High Poles19, 20 & 21 February1 pm & 6 pm
The CentrepointLion Dance Cai Qing19 February11.38 am
AnchorpointLion Dance Cai Qing19 February12 PM
Bukit Panjang PlazaLion Dance20 February2 pm
Marina SquareLion Dance Cai Qing20 February1.38 pm
Clementi MallLion Dance21 February11.30 am
Causeway PointLion Dance Cai Qing21 February11.30 am
NEXPluck the Green21 February12 pm
YewTee PointLion Dance Cai Qing22 February10.30 am
Bedok PointLion Dance Cai Qing22 February2 pm
Changi City PointLion Leaping on High Poles & War Drumming22, 23, 24 & 25 February1 pm & 7 pm
The Star VistaLion Dance Performance22 February12.30 pm
Liang CourtProsperity Lion & Dragon Dance 22 February 12 pm
Suntec CityLion Dance Blessings22 February12.30 pm
AMK HubLion Dance Performance23 February11.30 am
VivoCityLion Dance Performance by Yi Wei Athletic Association23 February
24 February
12 pm
4 pm
IMMLion & Dragon Dance Performance23 February12.30 pm
Waterway PointLion Leaping on High Poles23 February
24 & 25 February
6 pm
2 pm & 6 pm
EsplanadeHuayi Huat Opening23 February6.45 pm
Jurong PointDance with the Jumping Lions23 February7 pm
Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial HallLion Dance
LED Dragon Dance
24 February1.30 pm (Lion Dance); 7.30 pm (LED Dragon Dance)
Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial HallDragon Dance
LED Lion Dance
25 February1.30 pm (Dragon Dance); 7.30 pm (LED Lion Dance)

READ: All You Need To Know About Booking A Lion Dance Troupe in Singapore

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