Weekend Picks: 10 – 11 Mar

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The one-week term break kicks off with a blast this weekend! Park outings and theatre performances, family play days and literary programmes – there is loads to do so let’s get started.

 

1. PLAYtime! The Dog Who Goes Woof Woof

Till 11 Mar

Recital Studio, Esplanade

Discover a heartwarming story of friendship in all forms in this production from the PLAYtime! series. Designed for kids from age two to six, there’s minimal dialogue but lots of live music and colourful puppets. Details.

PLAYtime! The Dog Who Goes Woof

 

2. Sports Hub Community Play Day – Water Festival

10 to 11 Mar, 9 am to 7 pm

Singapore Sports Hub

Get set for a splashing good time at this edition of the Community Play Day. Highlights in the exciting programme lineup include water-related activities, games, performances and a water playground. Learn more.

Sports Hub Community Play Day - Water Festival

 

3. #BuySingLit 2018

9 to 11 Mar

Various locations

The #BuySingLit movement returns for its second edition, featuring over 50 programmes spread across the island to enable people to discover and embrace local literature. Find out more.

BuySingLit 2018

 

4. i Light Marina Bay 2018

9 Mar to 1 April, 7:30 pm to 11 pm

Marina Bay

This hotly anticipated sustainable light festival is back, offering a visual feast of incredible light art installations designed using energy-saving lighting or environmentally-friendly materials. More info.

Illumaphonium i Light Marina Bay

 

5. SSO @ Gardens by the Bay

10 Mar, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay

Enjoy an evening of fine music amidst the greenery, as the Singapore Symphony Orchestra perform the works of classical masters like Mozart, Satie and Puccini.

Generic violin

 

6. The Nightingale

7 Mar to 20 April

KC Arts Centre

The SRT’s The Little Company presents its fresh take on this well-loved fairytale that teaches us the importance of appreciating the world around us. Find out more.

The Nightingale SRT 1

 

7. Soul of Shaolin

10 to 11 Mar

Resorts World Sentosa Theatre

This critically acclaimed show was nominated for “Best Special Theatrical Event” at the 63rd Tony Awards. With its touching story of maternal love and family bonds, this is a show not to be missed. Details.

Soul of Shaolin 1

 

8. Woodlands Family Day

11 Mar, 9 am to 12 pm

Admiralty Park

Have a fun-filled morning at the park with the family this Sunday! There will be craft-making activities, face-painting, a magic show and a family challenge that everyone can take part in. Learn more.

Junior Play area, Admiralty Park Playground

 

9. Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Celebration

9 to 11 Mar

MES Theatre, MediaCorp

Everyone’s favourite porcine friend is back with this new musical, filled with new songs, games and surprises.

Peppa Pigs Celebration 1

 

10. West Symphonia Presents: Disney’s Love Stories

10 Mar, 6 pm to 7 pm

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Go a magical musical journey with enchanting and beautiful tunes from some of Disney Animation’s most beloved films.

Generic Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

 

11. Weekends in the Park: Lifestyle Market & Workshops

10 to 11 Mar, 11 am to 8 pm

Marine Cove, East Coast Park

Who doesn’t like free play activities and artisanal crafts? Enjoy both at this lifestyle market by the beach, plus learn how to resuse old materials in creative ways.

Generic bubbles outdoors park

 

12. Discover the Fun Side of Changi

5 Mar to 1 May

Changi Airport

Join your favourite characters from Sesame Street in this fun fiesta! On top of complimentary kids activity pack, a pop-up exhibition and giant Gachapon machines, don’t miss the star of the show – an inflatable playground complete with climbing wall, slides and ball pit! Learn more.

Gachopon Machines, Changi Airport Terminal 3, March School Holidays 2018

 

 

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