Hooray for the weekend! Whether you’re looking for places for a fun family outing or prefer to relax indoors with some great performances, there’s something for everyone.
1. Free Entry for Kids to Wildlife Reserves Singapore Parks
Till 31 Oct
Singapore Zoo, River Safari and Jurong Bird Park
Be sure to the grab this great offer going on this October, where local residents from ages three to 12 enter the parks for free with every paying adult. Part of the Go Green for Wildlife initiative, which aims to educate children about the environmental impact of plastics. Details.
2. Asia-Pacific Electone Festival 2017
15 October, 3:30 pm
Watch some of the region’s most talented young electone artists duke it out in this electronic keyboard competition organised by Yamaha Music. The audience will also be treated to an original and powerful performance by renowned electone maestro Masahide Nakano. Find out more.
3. The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favourites
Till 15 Oct
See the characters and gorgeous illustrations from Eric Carle’s bestselling children’s book come to live on stage in this rerun of the hugely popular production by the Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia. More info.
4. “The Sound of Music” organised by National Cancer Centre Singapore
14 Oct, 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Eco Lake Lawn, Singapore Botanic Gardens
As part of events for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the National Cancer Centre has organised this outdoor screening of The Sound of Music, one of the most popular musical films of all time. So grab your picnic mat and basket and head down to enjoy this movie under the stars. Learn more.
5. Catch the Deepavali lights in Little India
Till 12 Nov
Serangoon Road and surrounding areas
With Deepavali on the horizon, now’s the time to head to Little India and soak in some festive vibes. There are photo opps everywhere, and be sure to check out the vibrant festival bazaar for its wide range of goods. Details.
6. Premiere League Moments
14 Oct, 5 pm to 10:30 pm
For the first time ever, NParks and Singtel Media will be holding a free live screening of the epic clash between Liverpool and Manchester United. An inclusive event for the whole family, there will also be fun activities on site like airbrush tattooing, bouncy castle and penalty shoot-outs. More info.
7. Brush Lettering and Gelatos Workshop by Faber-Castell
14 Oct, 12:30 pm to 3 pm
Redpan Cafe, Marina Square
One of Faber-Castell’s series of creative workshops, this is your chance to learn how to create beautiful artpieces with the brand’s raved-about Calligraphy Brush Pens. Suitable for ages seven and up. Find out more.
8. LEGOLAND Malaysia Halloween Brick-or-Treat
Till 31 Oct
Promising super, spine-tingling fun, visitors can look forward to Halloween-themed games, treats, activities even a parade of walking monsters.