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Chinese New Year 2019 in Singapore

The first day of Chinese New Year 2019 in Singapore falls on Tuesday, 5 February 2019 and the upcoming year is known as Chinese Year of the Pig. Also known as the Lunar New Year, the festival is celebrated as a time of reunion with family with friends, and plenty of feasting too.

Chinese New Year’s Eve is traditionally the time for reunion dinners. It is followed by visitations with the extended family and friends over the next few days.

Here is a collection of various things to do and ideas on celebrating Chinese New Year 2019 in Singapore.

What's Happening During Chinese New Year 2019 in Singapore

Chinese New Year Events 2019

HarbourFront Centre Is Celebrating Chinese New Year 2019 With The First-Ever Badanamu Live Performance In Singapore, Interactive Activities, Auspicious Giveaways And More

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Little Day Out's Guide to Chinese New Year 2019

Little Day Out’s Guide To Chinese New Year 2019

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Chinese New Year Highlights 2019

Chinese New Year Feasts, Reunion Dinners & Meals 2019: Savour & Celebrate

Chinese New Year Feasts, Reunion Dinners & Meals 2019: Savour & Celebrate

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Chinese New Year 2019 Events In Singapore: Festivities & Things To Do

Chinese New Year 2019 Events In Singapore: Festivities & Things To Do

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Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2019: Highlights To Look Out For At This Year's Festivities

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Where To Watch Lion Dance And Dragon Dance Performances In Singapore During Lunar New Year 2019

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Visiting Chinatown With Kids During Lunar New Year: What To See And Do

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Chinese New Year Indulgences

Where To Buy Mandarin-Collared Shirts And Cheongsams In Singapore

Where To Buy Mandarin-Collared Shirts And Cheongsams In Singapore

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Chinese New Year Decorations and Craft Ideas

Where To Buy Chinese New Year Plants In Singapore

Where To Buy Chinese New Year Plants In Singapore

It has become quite a tradition to have auspicious Chinese New Year plants in Singapore such as pussy willows, and kumquats for the Lunar New Year. Many families will welcome the Chinese New Year...
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How to Make Chinese New Year Angpow Fishes

Keep your kids' little fingers busy! Let them have fun folding these fishes from angpow paper. Thereafter, hang, paste and display these fishes around the house, and you'll get all festive and ready for...
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Chinese New Year Activity Sheets

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[Video] 3 Chinese New Year Crafts

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Chinese New Year Craft Ideas: Ang Pow Bow Tie

Chinese New Year Craft Ideas: Ang Pow Plum Blossom, Bow Tie and Hair Accessory

Looking for Chinese New Year craft ideas for some bonding craft time with the little one? Here are two that make use of red packets, or ang pows, to create festive decorations – one for the...
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Chinese New Year Decorations: Decorate To Get Into The Festive Mood

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Spring Cleaning, the KonMari Way: Tidying Up Ideas Inspired By Marie Kondo

Japanese organising consultant and author, Marie Kondo’s latest venture Tidying Up with Marie Kondo premiered on Netflix on 1 January 2019, and it has sparked off a joyful spring cleaning craze across the globe.If you...
Where To Donate Preloved Toys In Singapore

Where To Donate Preloved Toys In Singapore

If your home is running out of space, and the kids’ toys are piling up - it’s time for spring-cleaning. But where can parents donate preloved toys in Singapore?Instead of throwing these things away,...
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Ways to Recycle E-Waste in Singapore

Clearing out the home and discover that you have accumulated a pile of e-waste over the years? Looking for places to recycle e-waste in Singapore? E-Waste in the Age of Electronics E-waste is a reality in...
Sharing Apps & Groups To Share Anything: Think Twice About Throwing Away

Sharing Apps & Groups To Share Anything: Think Twice About Throwing Away

With consumerism wreaking havoc on Planet Earth, waste increasing exponentially and oceans getting polluted, more and more people are consciously choosing an eco-conscious lifestyle.One of the best ways to reduce waste is to recycle....
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We Bare Bears Cafe: Grizzly, Panda & Ice Bear Pop Up At Kumoya

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6 Reasons Parents And Parents-to-be Should Visit The New Mothercare Experience Store At HarbourFront...

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