Roar your way into the middle of November and get ready for the year-end school holidays which are just around the corner. If you can’t wait to have some fun and are looking for things to do this weekend, 13 & 14 November 2021 in Singapore, we have a whole host of suggestions for you here.
Things To Do This Weekend In Singapore: 13 & 14 November 2021
Adventures in My Lunchbox
On 13 November, join celebrity food artist and cookbook author Shirley Wong (Little Miss Bento) to learn bento making skills and techniques and make your very own adorably appetising character bento box. This session is recommended for ages 7 to 12, with adult supervision. This workshop is part of Singapore Writers Festival 2021.
On 13 November, Amy J Cheng from ACT3 Theatrics will be spinning tales about one of Singapore literary pioneers, Hedwig Anuar. This free digital storytelling session, conducted over Zoom, will introduce the woman behind our public libraries. Recommended for ages 4 to 8. Free with registration.
You can also head down to the National Library Building at Victoria Street to pay a visit to an exhibition about Hedwig Anuar and pick up a children’s activity book too.
Arts in Your Neighbourhood
Arts in Your Neighbourhood is back art trails, installations and online programmes. In this edition, its making way to the Bukit Merah, Tampines, Jurong, Marine Parade and Serangoon neighbourhoods and more. See these familiar heartland towns in a new light as NAC commemorates 30 years of arts and culture together with artists and residents, and celebrates the stories of neighbourhoods. Get more details here.
Christmas in Bloom
Orchard Road lights up with a floral theme this year. The 3.1 km light up starts this weekend on 13 November. Look out for highlights like a giant screen and a 12 metre tall main arch at the junction of Orchard Road and Scotts Road. Find out more about the Orchard Road light up 2021.
NParks Presents SSO City in Nature Concert
Unwind this weekend with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. Let them serenade you from the comfort of your home as NParks presents SSO City in Nature Concert on Sunday, 14 November 2021, 6 pm to 7 pm. This virtual concert will take you to the Singapore Botanic Gardens, where the Woodwind Trio and String Quartet will take turns to bring you music of beauty, joy and nostalgia. Get details here.
Monster Invasion Workshops by Marshall Cavendish Education
This November and December 2021, Marshall Cavendish Education has lined up an exciting series of “Monster Invasion” workshops. These feature a cute monster “Gum” and will help to prepare Primary school students for the 2022 school year. Kids who are interested STEM can also sign up for online coding and engineering-themed holiday workshops too. Little Day Out Readers enjoy 10% savings with the promo code LDO10! Get the details here.
This is the last weekend to catch Tulipmania at Gardens by the Bay. Pay a visit to view the colourful bulbs at the Flower Dome and learn about the culture of Kazakhstan. Get more details here.
With more than 60 life-sized dinosaurs, visitors to Singapore Zoo and River Wonders can explore Brickosaurs World in the first-ever showcase in Asia happening from 3 November 2021 to 3 May 2022. Get more details here.
Book Your Family-Friendly Staycation for the Holidays
Thinking about a family staycation for the upcoming holidays? Check out what’s available including a Pokémon Staycation and one with PLAY LINE Friends. Get the details here.
Upcoming: Mighty Warrior Prince Bheema – An Esplanade Production
From 26 to 28 November, Esplanade is presenting Mighty Warrior Prince Bheema, a theatrical show about Beema, a warrior prince. Book your tickets to catching this show in English from the famous epic, the Mahabharata. Recommended for ages 4 to 8. Get details here.