Weekend Picks : 22 to 23 August 2015

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Hooray for the weekend! We have rounded up a selection of family-friendly activities and things you can do this weekend. Check out our picks for the weekend of 22 and 23 August.

1. The Little Red Brick Show

Till 28 Aug
Central Library, Victoria Street

See Singapore in minature in this showcase of iconic buildings, local places, bygone times and favourite pastimes at The Little Red Brick Show. You will have fun admiring the little details and great thought that has been put into this FREE exhibition. Read more.

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Bookworm Club

2. Jewels in the Tale

17 to 30 Aug
Alliance Francaise Theatre

A marvellous and mischievous production by I Theatre featuring folklore from around the region. Playfully presented with lively action, fun and exciting music, the multi-layered stories in Jewels in the Tale that will reintroduce you to stories from the region. Now on at Alliance Francaise Theatre. Read our behind-the-scenes article on Jewels in the Tale here. Get Jewels in the Tale printable and more from Little Day Out Shop today.


3. Singapore Airlines Light Up the Night Carnival 2015

22 to 23 Aug, 1 pm to 9 pm
F1 Pit Building, 1 Republic Boulevard

Stop by this carnival to see 40 supercars in a roving showcase, stunt driving performances and race simulators. Take on the F1 Pit Stop challenge or race a remote control car. There will be fringe activites, giant board games and movie screenings. FREE ADMISSION. Find out more.

4. Singapore Night Festival 2015

21 to 22 Aug, 7 pm to 2 am
Brash Basah Bugis Precinct

Light up the night at the two-weekend Singapore Night Festival. Catch art installations, street performances and even visit the museums and galleries till late. Find out more about is taking place in this year’s Singapore Night Festival. Check out our highlights of the kid-friendly nocturnal adventures to catch here.


5. Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvelous Medicine

22 Aug to 6 Sep
Ulu Pandan CC Theatrette

Roald Dahl’s story about a boy who lives with his parents and concocts a medicine mixture with surprising effects comes to the stage at Ulu Pandan CC. Presented by The Players Theatre.

6. A 10-tastic Celebration

21 to 30 August
Skyline Luge Sentosa

Skyline Luge is holding a carnival with balloon sculpting stations, magic performances and popcorn to mark their 10th anniversary. Join them between 2 pm and 6 pm on weekdays, 10.30 am to 2.30 pm on weekends.

7. Voytek Proniewicz: Solo Violin Recital

22 August, 6.30 pm
Singapore Botanic Gardens

Enjoy a music concert at dusk. Presented by the Embassy of the Republic of Poland, enjoy classic presented in this violin concert. While you are at Botanic Gardens, head over to the National Orchid Garden which has free admission for the month of August for Singapore Citizens and PRs.

8. S.E.A Aquarium: SEA Monsters

From 1 August
S.E.A Aquarium

Discover the sea monsters from the deep at the S.E.A Aquarium. On display are living fossils such as the Lungfish and Saddled Bichir, Arowanas and Aligator Gars, and models of ancient creatures.

Sea Monsters

For more family-friendly events taking place in Singapore and to plan your little days out in advance, check out Little Day Out’s Events section. Have many a great little day out!

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