Weekend Picks: 22 – 30 Dec

Arts Weekend Civic District In December 2018: End The Year On A High Note
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Find yourself with some downtime in between the festive gatherings and parties? Relax with a cosy storytelling session, be inspired by an classical music performance, stock up on books and school necessities at Singapore’s largest book fair, or let your hair down as a family at an awesome waterfront carnival!


1. Arts Weekend Civic District

28 to 30 Dec

Civic District

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End the last weekend of the year on a high at this arts festival. Enjoy programmes and activities for the whole family, from arts performances and pop concerts to craft and food workshops. Details.

Arts Weekend Civic District - 28 to 30 Dec 2018 by National Arts Council


2. Prudential Marina Bay Carnival

22 Dec to 24 Mar 2019, 4 pm to 11 pm

Bayfront Event Space

Spanning more than four football fields, Singapore’s largest outdoor carnival returns with more exciting rides and games, plus special programmes like food challenges and craft workshops. Learn more.

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3. BookFest@Singapore 2018

Till 23 Dec, 10 am to 10 pm

Suntec Convention Hall 401-406

The largest book fair of the past nine years is back and it’s a mega treasure trove featuring all kinds of books and academic materials, stationery, gadgets, school supplies, toys and even tidbits and household wares. More info.

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4. A Night with the Dynamic Duo

23 Dec, 7:30 pm to 10 pm

Recital Studio, Esplanade

Let young prodigies Kion Chew and Ryan Phuan enthrall and entertain you with as they perform piano duets of works by masters like Bach and Mozart. Find out more.

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5. Giving Sundays @ Playeum

23 Dec, 10 am to 6 pm

Playeum, Children’s Centre for Creativity

Have a ball and do good at the same time when you visit Playeum this Sunday, where entry is by donation of any amount you wish. All proceeds will go towards Playeum’s charity for children from marginalised communities. Details.

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6. Loop 2018

Till 31 Dec

The Incubator, Esplanade Park

Discover a range of craft and wellness experiences that will help you learn ways of living a more sustainable lifestyle. Look forward to workshops, tasty treats, eco products and a pop-up cinema on Friday.

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7. Terrific Tales – Christmas Stories

Till 30 Dec

The Whitebox, The Artground

Usher in Christmas with holiday tales for the whole family. Great for little ones from ages three to seven. Learn more.

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8. You Can Reach the Sky

23 to 28 Dec

The Artground

Babies can also enjoy theatre with this non-verbal, multi-sensorial experience. Suitable for typical and atypical babies. Find out more.

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GIVEAWAY: Stand to Win a Pair of Active Noise Cancelling Earbuds

READ: Get Your Kids Outdoors & Learning Practical Skills in Nature