Weekend Picks: 9 – 10 Nov

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Arts and culture buffs, get set for an all-out art attack with a slew of great programmes and events taking place in museums, in theatres, in parks and even the heartlands.


1. Arts In Your Neighbourhood November 2019

7 to 24 Nov

Various locations

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Enjoy enriching and novel arts experiences without leaving the comfort of your suburb, as Arts In Your Neighbourhood brings a fantastic line-up of over 40 programmes ranging from music and theatrical performances to hands-on installations to you. Details.

AYN Nov 2019 Jazz for Kids 1


2. NAC Singapore Writers Festival 2019 – SWF Playground

Till 10 Nov

Various locations

Don’t miss the last weekend to catch some literary action with the kids! Check out well-curated programmes like writing workshops for juniors, movie screenings and lively storytelling sessions. Learn more.

Screenings Of Short Films Including Celebrated Children’s Titles - SWF2019

3. SpookyTown 2: The Masquerade Hunt

Till 9 Nov, 6:30 pm to 10 pm

KidZania Singapore

Embark on a family adventure to locate SpookyTown’s missing Mayor Fabiola and solve the mystery at KidZania Singapore! Other great programmes in store include Halloween-themed activities, a family dress-up contest and candy collecting. Find out more.

Best-dressed Family Award


4. Gallery Children’s Biennale 2019

Till 29 Dec

National Gallery Singapore

November sees a fresh slate of programmes for kids, such as a parent-child workshop where you can create rhythms using recycled items and mini exhibits with accompanying music and craft activities.

National Gallery Childrens Biennale The Other Wall 1
Image: National Gallery Singapore


5. Ruby’s Nutcracker

9 & 10 Nov

SOTA Studio Theatre

Based on the classic Christmas tale of The Nutcracker, this ballet production offers a fun and enjoyable way for kids as young as three to experience the magic of dance. Find out more.

Rubys Nutcracker 1


6. Mozart 36 Evening Concerts by TTK Homegrown Series

9 Nov

Esplanade Recital Studio

Take a light-hearted musical journey to explore some of the rarely-heard sonatas composed by Mozart during his childhood in this concert presented by TTK Homegrown Series artists and students from Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music. Details.

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7. Oddysea by Sensorium Theatre (Perth)

9 to 17 Nov

The Artground

Set in a tactile underwater wonderland, this interactive tale uses beautiful sea-themed music and visual storytelling to transport young audiences into an oceanic world of touch, tastes and smells. More info.

Oddysea by Sensorium Theatre 1


8. Poinsettia Wishes 2019

8 Nov to 5 Jan

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay

Get into the festive mood early with a visit to this floral exhibition, which takes you on a tour to the wintry fairytale lands of Nordic countries. Learn more.

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