Weekend Picks: 10 – 11 Nov

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Culture, lights, action! Get set for all of these as this weekend serves up a bonanza of arts programmes, stage performances, fun outings and more.


1. Arts In Your Neighbourhood

8 to 25 Nov

Various locations

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Who says you only get to enjoy arts and culture in museums and theatres? This initiative by the National Arts Council brings all manner of artistic performances and visual arts installations to various heartland locations, with a special focus on Woodlands. Details.

Arts In Your Neighbourhood - November 2018


2. SWF For Families

Till 11 Nov

Various locations

Comprising of programmes like workshops, storytelling and activities, this special track at the Singapore Writers Festival aims to encourage a love for stories and books among children. Find out more.

SWFCreate Your Own Dance Story 5


3. Healthy Lifestyle Festival SG 2018

10 to 11 Nov, 11 am to 8 pm

Singapore Sports Hub

Learn about good habits for healthy living as you try out various exciting activities and explore different worlds ranging from a Robo Garage to a Wacky Wonderland. More info.

Healthy Lifestyle Festival SG 2018 1


4. Neon Lights 2018

9 to 11 Nov, 6 pm to 12mn

Fort Canning Park

Now into its third edition, this outdoor music and arts festival promises a stellar lineup of performances and activities for all ages. Learn more.

Neon Lights 1


5. Music Tells a Story

10 to 11 Nov

Victoria Concert Hall

Discover the storytelling powers of music and learn how to listen for themes in this fun and enriching orchestral music showcase. Find out more.

Music Tells a Story 1


6. Geronimo Stilton Live in the Kingdom of Fantasy 2018

9 to 11 Nov

MES Theatre, MediaCorp

The popular mouse hero is back for more adventures in this 90-minute theatrical extravaganza filled with spectacular multi-media and special effects. Learn more.

Geronimo Stilton Kingdom of Fantasy 1


7. Catch a Movie at the Singapore Botanic Gardens

10 & 11 Nov

Eco Garden, Singapore Botanic Gardens

Pack a picnic and some popcorn and enjoy a movie under the stars! There are two films screening this weekend: Ramen Teh on Saturday and The Legend of Timm Thaler or The Boy Who Sold His Laughter on Sunday.

Popcorn at the movies
Photo credit: Wahlander on Visualhunt / CC BY-NC


8. Bon-Bon “Sound Paints Music Across the Silver Screen”

11 Nov, 6 pm to 7 pm

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Enjoy tunes from some of the biggest hit films such as Star Wars and The Avengers in this free concert by the AudioImage Wind Ensemble.

Generic Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage


9. So Gelam Market – Festival of Lights

9 to 11 Nov

Baghdad Street, Kampong Glam

Support local entrepreneurs at this street market as you shop for lovingly made lifestyle and fashion products while soaking in the amazing ambience. Details.

Oil lamps - Deepavali facts


10. Wan Qing CultureFest 2018

Till 11 Nov, 10 am to 9:30 pm

Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

Revisit activities, crafts and arts from yesteryear in this nostalgia-tinged festival celebrating our past and heritage. More info.

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