Hooray, the one-week school holidays are here! No time to sit around, as there are loads of fun activities taking place this weekend to kick off the term break. So get set to get out there and have a blast.
1. i Light Marina Bay 2017
Till 26 Mar, 7:30 pm to 11 pm
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With 20 stunning light art installations linking three festival hubs this year, you may need more than one visit to cover everything. Among this year’s highlights are the Art-Zoo inflatable playground and the Silent Disco Kids Edition. More info.
2. NParks Concert Series in the Park: Rockestra
11 Mar, 5 pm to 10 pm
Held in conjunction with the first ever Jurong Arts and Music Fest, this installment of Rockestra will feature familiar pop and rock tunes, performances by popular local singers and bands, art and craft booths and more. Details.
3. Sentosa KidZ Flea 2017
11 to 18 Mar, 2 pm to 7 pm
Beach Plaza, Sentosa
Get kids into the entrepreneurial spirit and develop life skills such as money management by taking part in this award-winning children’s play-and-learn programme. Or head down to show your support for juniors who have set up shop and score some great deals too. Find out more.
4. Sports Hub Community Play Day
11 Mar, 2 pm to 9 pm
Singapore Sports Hub
It’s a full day of sports activities, carnival games, inflatable fun and more at this free-for-all play event.
5. Kranji Countryside Farmers’ Market
11 Mar, 12 pm to 6 pm
D’Kranji Farm Resort
Enjoy an afternoon out in the ‘country’ at this popular local farmers’ market. Apart from fresh produce and gourmet offerings, there are also kids’ activities and nature walks to keep little ones happily entertained. Find out more.
6. Nickelodeon Fiesta
11 to 12 Mar
Clarke Quay area
Taking place as part of the nine-day Singapore Festival of Fun, this event puts a Nickelodeon twist on familiar carnival and childhood games. Also, look forward to meet-and-greets with your favourite Nickelodeon characters. More info.
7. Children’s Festival – Dye-nosaur Gardens
10 Mar to 2 Apr, 10 am to 9 pm
Gardens by the Bay
The Supertree Grove gets transformed into the world of dinosaurs and prehistoric plants at this dino-themed exhibition. There also craft activities, carnival rides and more fun treats in store. Details.
8. A Dragon Behind the Door & More!
12 Mar, 2 pm to 2:45 pm & 5 pm to 5:45 pm
Bedok Town Square
Part of the Arts in Your Neighbourhood initiative which brings arts and cultural events to the heartlands, this is a wholesome performance that mixes theatre, music, dance and craft activities for kids. Learn more.
9. Playtime with The Chatterbox! ‘Live’ Show
11 to 19 Mar, 1 pm, 4 pm & 7 pm
City Square Mall
Join Chats and Tinka from Hi-5 as they take centre stage, with interactive games and performances of some of Hi-5’s biggest hit tunes. Find out more.
10. SPH Gift of Music Series: SSO @ Gardens by the Bay
11 Mar, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Pack your picnic mat and get ready to relax to an evening of well-loved and classic tunes performed by the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. Free admission. Details.
11. Kids Fiesta at Hillion Mall
11 to 19 Mar, 12 pm to 8:30 pm
Have crazy bouncy fun at a giant sports-themed inflatable, try your hand at crafting a creation from recycled materials, enjoy a live show by the Polliwogs and more at Hillion Mall, which has lined up a series of great activities for kids this March holidays. More info.