Weekend Picks: 23 – 24 Sept

Mid-Autumn @ Gardens by the Bay 2017
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Get set for a weekend of wonderful arts performances, food extravaganzas, festive celebrations and fun bazaars!


1. Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House

23 Sept, 10 am to 2 pm

Lorna Whiston Kallang Wave Preschool and Winchester Preschool

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Looking for the ideal learning environment for your tots which is stimulating, nurturing and bilingual? Grab the chance to explore Lorna Whiston’s preschool facilities and learn more about their acclaimed curriculum and teaching methods at this open house. You even get to save $500 when you enrol by 30 September. Details.

Lorna Whiston


2. Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2017

Till 19 Oct


Be wowed by the dazzling LED lanterns and lights on display, as Chinatown gets illuminated at the official Street Light-Up this Saturday. Also check out the festive street bazaar and this Sunday’s Family Fest, which features a wide range of fun traditional activities. Find out more.

Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival


3. Changi Loves Kids Carnival

Till 8 Oct, 12 pm to 11 pm

Changi Airport Terminal 3

Our airport shows why it’s a notch above the competition with this family-centric initiative. Head on over for an afternoon of fun carnival rides and games, and get a free lunch for little ones at participating restaurants while you’re there. More info.

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4. Singapore Red Cross International Bazaar 2017

23 Sept, 10 am to 6 pm

Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre

Do your part to help out those in need within our community at this fundraising bazaar, where 100% of proceeds will go towards local humanitarian services. Details.



5. The Great Food Festival

21 to 24 Sept, 11 am to 10 pm

Resorts World Sentosa

Sample fantastic gastronomic creations and feast to your heart’s content at this inaugural festival, as 40 international celebrity chefs whip up a culinary storm. Learn more.

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6. Mid-Autumn @ Gardens by the Bay

22 Sept to 8 Oct, 6 pm to 11 pm

Gardens by the Bay

Enjoy sprawling lantern displays and a range of traditional activities amidst the lush environs of the Gardens. Look forward to craft activities like lantern-decorating and umbrella-painting, free cultural performances, a food street and more. Details.

Artist Impression of Flight of the Dragonflies
Artist Impression of Flight of the Dragonflies. Source: Gardens by the Bay


7. Discovering Music! – Go Fourth with Brahms!

24 Sept, 4 pm

Victoria Concert Hall

Join SSO Associate Conductor, Jason Lai, as he takes you on a musical journey to discover the story of Brahms’s life and his famous Fourth Symphony. Find out more.

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8. David Walliams Presents The First Hippo On the Moon

22 to 24 Sept

School of the Arts

From bestselling children’s author and famous comedian, David Walliams, comes this side-splittingly funny production, featuring puppetry, music and an epic space race. More info.

The First Hippo On the Moon


9. West Side Story

Till 30 Sept

MasterCard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands

Don’t miss this top-notch production, billed as the greatest musical of all time. A tale about warring street gangs and tragic love, it’s not for toddlers but older kids should enjoy the exciting spectacle and iconic tunes. Learn more.

Review: West Side Story


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