Weekend Picks: 27 – 28 Oct

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Now that the exams are out of the way, there’s only one thing left to do and that’s having fun! And this weekend is jam-packed with great events and activities designed to help you do just that.

1. Arts Weekend Civic District

26 to 28 Oct

Civic District

Every last weekend of the month, the Civic District comes alive amidst a flurry of quality arts programmes. In this instalment, look forward to performances of different dance genres, a Halloween celebration at the Asian Civilisations Museum and more. Details.

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Arts Weekend Civic District - 26 to 28 October 2018


2. SAFRA Tampines Movie Scare-a-thon

27 Oct, 4 pm to 11 pm

SAFRA Tampines

This Halloween, head to SAFRA Tampines to enjoy a back-to-back marathon of family-friendly spooky flicks. Find out more.

SAFRA Tampines Movie Scare-a-thon


3. Nursery Crimes

Till 30 Nov

KC Arts Centre

When Polly Piper discovers a doorway to a magical world filled with nursery rhyme characters, she must help to solve the mystery of why naughty crimes have sprung up everywhere. Join her on this colourful, thrilling adventure. More info.

Nursery Crimes


4. The Great Moscow Circus

25 Oct to 18 Nov

The Big Top, Bayfront Avenue

See death-defying acts, graceful acrobats, hilarious clowns and more at this heart-pounding family spectacular featuring top performers from Moscow and other circus capitals of the world. Learn more.

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5. Car-Free Weekend

26 to 28 Oct

Civic District, Telok Ayer Street and Amoy Street

An extension of the Car-Free Sunday initiative, this inaugural event sees fun activities taking place over the whole weekend. Enjoy outdoor art installations, free trishaw rides, cultural performances, a movie screening and more. Details.

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6. A Singapore Botanic Gardens Movie: “The Legend of Timm Thaler or The Boy Who Sold His Laughter”

27 Oct, 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Relax under the stars with this movie screening organised by the Goethe-Institut. Part of the German Film Festival’s lineup, the film is based on a famous children’s book by the late German writer, James Kruss. More info.

Popcorn at the movies
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7. Spooky Town: The Lost Carnival

26 Oct to 6 Nov, 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

KidZania Singapore

Hear the spooky story about the lost citizens of SpookyTown, and help the town’s Mayor Fabiola uncover the truth behind their disappearance and solve the mystery. Find out more.

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8. Neon Jungle

Till 28 Oct, 4:30 pm to 11 pm

Gardens by the Bay

Catch neon light installations of Southeast Asia’s endangered native animals this weekend before this exhibition ends its run. The Singapore International Film Festival will also be screening two films about childhood and the coming of age. Learn 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