Weekend Picks: 3 – 4 Aug

Families for Life Nat Day Picnic 2019
Sharing is caring!

With National Day just round the corner, start your celebrations now and paint the town red and white with these fab events this weekend!


1. Fantastic Mr Fox (Mandarin)

31 July to 13 Sept

KC Arts Centre

READ: Enjoy a Buddy Discount When Signing Up With A Friend at This Art School

The Little Company presents the Mandarin version of its hit production of Roald Dahl’s classic tale! Filled with action, humour, goodies and baddies, this is a show for kids of all ages. More info.

Fantastic Mr Fox (Mandarin)


2. Footwork 2019

3 Aug to 29 Sept


In the lead-up to the Esplanade’s annual da:ns festival, sign up for a Footwork class with your kids or spouse and discover the joys of dancing. Find out more.

footwork parents and kids 2


3. HomeTeamNS Street Food Festival 2019 – Great World Edition

2 to 4 Aug, 3 pm to 10 pm

Bukit Batok West Avenue 7

Step back through time to the good ‘ol days at this nostalgia-tinged food festival. Tuck into tasty street food and enjoy a relaxing kampong evening with the family. Details.

HomeTeam Street Food Festival 1


4. Musical Fantasia

3 Aug, 6 pm to 7 pm

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Hang out with friends and family while enjoying a wonderful repertoire of your favourite pop and movie music, presented by Juying Secondary School’s Symphonic Band. Details.

Generic violin music score 3
Photo by Stefany Andrade on Unsplash


5. Families for Life National Day Picnic

3 Aug, 3:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Marina Barrage

Head down with the whole clan for this National Day-themed outing! Look forward to heaps of exciting programmes, from acrobatic kite performances and mass zumba to craft activities and fireworks preview. Learn more.

Families for Life Nat Day Picnic 2019 1


6. Orchid Extravaganza 2019: Our Singapop

Till 15 Sept, 9 am to 9 pm

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay

See local landmarks and icons in vivid, colourful new light as singer-songwriter Dick Lee puts his creative spin on this orchid display. More info.

Orchid Extravaganza 3


7. Local Favourites Sing-along

3 Aug, 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Esplanade Outdoor Theatre

Get into spirit of National Day with this sing-along of familiar local oldies, NDP songs and pop hits everyone loves. Find out more.

Generic microphone


8. The wee Question Mark and the Mountain Movers

31 July to 11 Aug

Practice Space

The Theatre Practice’s popular wee Question Mark series returns with this family musical inspired by the Chinese saying “the fool moves the mountain”. A wacky but thought-provoking story for young audiences. Find out more.

Wee Question Mark Mountain Movers 1


READ: Enjoy a Buddy Discount When Signing Up With A Friend at This Art School