There are lots of great stuff going on this weekend that make for wonderful family outings. Catch a play, catch a dance, marvel at high-tech aircraft, take part in anniversary celebrations, gear up for Chinese New Year and more!
1. Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo
9 to 11 Feb
From cute babies to gentle giants and fearsome predators, this show brings all manner of dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures to life on stage in this fun and educational performance. You can even get right up close to them – if you dare. Learn more.
2. Singapore Airshow 2018
10 & 11 Feb
Changi Exhibition Centre
Indulge your Top Gun dreams at Asia’s largest aerospace event where you can climb into aircrafts, find out about the latest technologies and watch awe-inspiring aerobatic displays. More info.
3. The Gruffalo’s Child
7 to 11 Feb
Find out what happens when the Gruffalo’s Child ignores her father’s warnings about the Big Bad Mouse and ventures into deep dark wood. Full of songs, laughs and scary fun, this hit production will delight young and old. Details.
4. Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2018
Till 16 March
Don’t wait till the last minute to go about your Chinese New Year preps. Head to Chinatown’s bustling festive bazaar now to stock up on goods and goodies, and soak in the festive atmosphere while you’re there. Find out more.
5. Introduction to Giselle
10 Feb, 4 pm to 5 pm
Concert Hall, Esplanade
This is the first time the Singapore Dance Theatre is offering a condensed version of the famous ballet specially for young audiences. There is also a meet-and-greet with the cast where kids can go dressed in their own costumes. Learn more.
6. A Good Day Out
10 Feb, 10 am to 8 pm
The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay
To celebrate its 30th anniversary, the Tote Board is throwing this free, all-day party. Look forward to musical performances, do-good shopping, tasty treats, a bouncy castle, face painting and lots more. Details.
7. Farmers Market at Loewen Gardens
10 Feb, 9 am to 2 pm
This health and artisan market is a great place to score some gourmet buys for your upcoming Chinese New Year gatherings. There is also a playground and activities to keep the kids entertained. Find out more.
8. Festival at the Fort
Till 11 Feb, 10 am to 6 pm
Fort Canning Park
Discover more about the storied past of this historically significant place and enjoy a host of activities like craftwork for kids, guided walks and performances. Find out more.