Weekend Picks: 25 – 26 May

Woohoo, the exams are over and now the fun can start! There are heaps of fab activities and events going on, so hurry on out the door – there’s not a moment to lose!

 

1. Flipside 2019

24 May to 2 June

Esplanade

This playful arts festival that specialises in dishing up the unexpected is back with more quirky, original performances to entertain you. Look out also for some of the free fringe programmes lined up. Details.

Flipside 2019: Esplanade’s Most Playful Festival Returns With A Giant’s Table And Pigeon Puppets
Image Credits: Richard Termine, Bornfire, Ekta Singapura, CCOTBBAT

 

2. Little Day Outing: Family Art Jamming

25 May, 10 am to 12 pm

MindChamps PreSchool @ Concorde Hotel (Orchard)

Come take part in our family art jamming session, designed for kids aged two to five. It’s a great chance to bond as you work on an art piece together. More info.

Let the kids have fun making an artistic mess! To ensure their safety, we’ll be using the same non-toxic acrylic paint that MindChamps regularly uses for its own students.
Let the kids have fun making an artistic mess! To ensure their safety, we’ll be using the same non-toxic acrylic paint that MindChamps regularly uses for its own students.

 

3. Pesta Ubin 2019

Till 30 June

Pulau Ubin

Get a taste of the island’s laidback kampung life, learn more about its heritage and natural gifts and enjoy all sorts of craft and sporting activities at this popular annual open house. Learn more.

Pesta Ubin 2019: Reconnect On Pulau Ubin In May And June
Source: Ria Tan

 

4. Gallery Children’s Biennale 2019: Embracing Wonder

25 May to 29 Dec

National Gallery

Showcasing 11 interactive and multi-dimensional artworks, this exhibition aims to spark children’s imagination and curiosity while imparting values like openness. Find out more.

Gallery Children’s Biennale 2019: Embracing Wonder - National Gallery Singapore

 

5. French Animation Film Festival 2019

24 to 26 May

Alliance Francaise

Get set for a fresh selection of wonderful French animation films, all with their own captivating and unique stories to tell. More info.

 

6. International Friendship Day Fiesta 2019

25 to 26 May, 11 am to 4 pm

Singapore Discovery Centre

Celebrate the spirit of international friendship and enjoy a slew of family activities while you interact with people from other countries and discover new cultures. Details.

Singapore Discovery Centre International Friendship Day

 

7. SLO Children’s Choir Concert: How Far I’ll Go

25 May, 7:30 pm to 9 pm

Victoria Concert Hall

Embark on an exciting musical voyage of self-discovery with members of the Singapore Lyric Opera’s Children’s Choir and guest performers from local schools. Find out more.

 

8. The Greatest Science Fantasy!

26 May, 2 pm to 3:30 pm

MINT Museum of Toys

Calling fans of mega-hit sci-fi movies! Take a toy tour through this genre and get up close and personal with collectibles and figurines created because of these space operas. You’ll even get to make your own “film animation” toy. Details.

 

9. Kindness Carnival 2019

25 May, 10 am to 6:30 pm

Road Safety Community Park

This installment of the Singapore Kindness Movement’s annual carnival is packed with games, hands-on activities and fun set-ups like a bouncy castle and ball pit. Learn more.

Photo by freestocks.org on Unsplash

 

 

 

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