Weekend Picks: 9 – 10 Feb

Intro to Don Quixote
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Got all your Lunar New Year house visits done and dusted? Or simply looking for fun stuff for the family to enjoy together? Well strap in because there’s a load of fab events taking place this weekend to get you out and about.


1. i Light Singapore 2019 Bicentennial Edition

Till 24 Feb, 7:30 pm to 11 pm

Civic District

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This popular light art festival returns with 33 installations designed to encourage visitors to think about adopting sustainable habits in their daily lives. More info.

Bridges of Time
Photo by Collaborate Creations, courtesy of Urban Redevelopment Authority


2. Dive into a Sea of Abundance

Till 19 Feb, 10 am to 7 pm

S.E.A. Aquarium

Continue your Lunar New Year celebrations with the S.E.A. Aquarium’s lineup of auspicious programmes, including an underwater dragon dance, a Prosperity journey where you can discover treasures of the sea and more. Details.

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3. Spring Surprise 2019

Till 10 Feb

Gardens by the Bay

Don’t miss the impressive LED performance of a famous Chinese legend, lion dance on poles, a festive market street and other Lunar New Year festive programmes in store. Find out more.

Spring Surprise


4. Three Little Pigs: A Lunar Adventure

Till 19 Feb

Singapore Zoo

Learn more about the various porcine inhabitants at the zoo and catch them in action during festive-themed enrichment exercises. There’s even a self-guided story trail based on the story of The Three Little Pigs. More info.

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5. Dance Appreciation Series: Introduction to Don Quixote

9 Feb, 4 pm to 5 pm

Esplanade Concert Hall

Discover the joy and magic of dance in this fun and educational ballet performance designed specially for kids. Go in your favourite costume and get up close with the cast during the after-show meet-and-greet. Learn more.

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6. Beautiful Sunday: Serenades of Spring

10 Fb, 3 pm to 4 pm

Esplanade Concert Hall

Let the Nanyang Philharmonic Chinese Orchestra enthrall you with a repertoire of Chinese orchestral pieces in this free concert. Details.

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7. Light to Night Festival: Traces and Echoes

Till 24 Feb

Civic District

Reflect on Singapore’s journey over the last 200 years through artworks that recall significant moments in our history, such as the unmissable Art Skins on Monuments facade light show which plays out on seven historic buildings. Learn more.

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