Youth Day 2018: What To Do Over The Weekend

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Youth Day 2018 in Singapore falls on Sunday, 1 July – which makes the following Monday, 2 July 2018 a scheduled school holiday!

We can already hear the cheers from the school kids who will be enjoying the long weekend and parents can join in the fun too with some activities taking place over the weekend. Here are some suggestions of things to do in Singapore over the weekend and how you can mark Youth Day 2018 in your own way!

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Youth Day 2018 Weekend in Singapore

Singapore Youth Festival (SYF) 2018 Celebrations in the City

29 June to 1 July 

Enjoy music and drama performances at National Gallery Singapore’s Padang Atrium and Singapore Courtyard as the Singapore Youth Festival 2018 heads to the city. The SYF 2018 Celebrations in the City will take place on Friday, 29 Jun, 5 pm to 7.30 pm, Saturday, 30 Jun, 1.30 pm to 5.45 pm and Sunday, 1 Jul, 2.30 pm to 6 pm.

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And while at National Gallery Singapore, don’t miss the opportunity to pay a visit to the Children’s Festival: Small Big Dreamers, an exhibition inspired by Singaporean artist Lee Wen. The exhibition will also be open on Monday, 2 July.

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The Kidz Academy 2018

29 Jun to 1 July

The Kidz AcademyVisit a butterfly park, experience a storyland where classics come to life and take part in activities like LEGO robotics and clay modelling at The Kidz Academy 2018. On stage, there will be performances and the Kidz Academy Talent Time too. Kids can also head to a safe cycle zone to get certified as a safe young cyclist. The Kidz Academy 2018 takes place from 29 June to 1 July at Singapore Expo Hall 6.

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Urban Treasure Hunt

1 July

Little Day Outing - Urban Treasure HuntSunday, 1 July is the last chance to join an Urban Treasure Hunt conducted by Little Day Out and Hua Language Centre. Kids will get to learn Chinese idioms and then reinforce the learning through a fun parent-child activity.

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Rainforest Lumina

From 1 July

Rainforest Lumina, Singapore ZooSee the Singapore Zoo in a new light on a multimedia night walk. Rainforest Lumina opens on 1 July and will feature more than 10 zones where visitors will be drawn into an enchanted world around the Singapore Zoo. Take note that admission to Rainforest Lumina is ticketed separately from Singapore Zoo admission.

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Katapult Trampoline Park Youth Day Promo

2 July

Katapult Trampoline Park
Image: Katapult Trampoline Park

Go jumping at Katapult Trampoline Park with a special promotion on Monday, 2 July for students with a valid Student Pass. Get more details here.

Kreatif Connections: Celebrating 50 Years of Indonesia-Singapore Friendship

29 June to 1 July

Asian Culture & Music Series – Indonesia
Image: Asian Civilisations Museum

The Kreatif Connections festival will be held from 29 June to 1 July at the Empress Lawn and Asian Civilisations Museum. The festival aims to promote cross-cultural interactions between Singapore and Indonesia and caps off RISING 50 – the year-long celebration that commemorates 50 years of bilateral relations between Indonesia and Singapore. Festival highlights include cross-cultural performances, workshops and community batik painting.

Find out more.

Krispy Kreme Youth Day Promotion

You can plan to throw a party with Krispy Kreme’s Youth Day promotion. At Great World City and Northpoint City, Krispy Kreme’s social media fans will get to enjoy 12 original glazed doughnuts for $12 on 1 July.

Get details on how to enjoy this promotion here.

Singapore Botanic Gardens Heritage Festival 2018

30 June & 1 July

Singapore Botanic Gardens celebrates the third anniversary of its inscription as a UNESCO Heritage Site with concerts, food trails, cooking demonstrations, exhibitions and craft workshops.

Get more details here.

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