IT Show 2014

Its showtime at IT Show 2014!

Bursting with fantastic deals for the latest gadgets at Marina Bay Sands! Don’t miss this!

Details:
Date: 27 Feb – 2 Mar 2014
Time: 12pm – 9pm
Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Level 1 & B2

Experience History. Heritage. Culture.

Great news for all Singapore Citizens and PRs!
Free admission for Citizens and PRs to 7 museums!
Museums and institutions that offer free admission:

Asian Civilisations Museum
National Museum of Singapore
Peranakan Museum
Singapore Philatelic Museum
Reflections at Bukit Chandu
Malay Heritage Centre
Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

To find out more about what each museum offers, visit the National Heritage Board website.

Lion Dance performance @ Furama

Welcome in the Lunar New Year with an auspicious Lion Dance Performance at Furama RiverFront, Singapore and Furama City Centre, Singapore.

During the Lunar New Year, lion dance troupes will visit the houses and shops of the Chinese community to perform the traditional custom of “cai qing” (採青), which literally means “plucking the greens”. It is [...]

Celebrate Lunar New Year 2014 at Sentosa

Gallop in the Year of the Horse with Sentosa!

Catch Aerial Acrobatics, Northern Lion Dance, and LED Dragon Dance as they usher in the New Year at various times.

Details:
Date: 31 Jan – 2 Feb
Time: 11am – 9.30pm daily
Venue: Merlion Plaza to Beach Station (Sentosa)

For more details, visit their website.

 

Istana Open House

Ever wondered what the official residence of the President of the Republic of Singapore looks like on the inside? Well, you can visit the Istana grounds on the following dates when  it is open to the public in celebration of Chinese New Year; Deepavali; Hari Raya Puasa; Labour Day; and National Day.
1. Chinese New Year (2nd Day) – [...]

Laneway Festival

St Jerome’s Laneway Festival is back in Singapore again this 25 Jan 2014 at Gardens by the Bay.

Catch acts like Chvrches from United States, Vance Joy from Australia, Frightened Rabbit from UK, Unknown Mortal Orchestra from New Zealand and local talents like Gema & The Observatory from Singapore.

The playing times are out, check out the [...]

Bras Basah.Bugis Arts Flea Market

Head down to the Arts Flea Market at National Library this weekend for quirky and handmade craft items, publications, vintage collectibles and heaps more!

Details:
Date: 11 & 12 Jan 2014
Time: 1pm – 7pm
Venue: The Plaza, National Library Building
Website: www.brasbasahbugis.sg/

Find out more at their facebook page!

New Downtown line

Check in at Furama City Centre, Singapore, drop off your baggage and hop on the new Downtown line that will take you from Chinatown to Bugis directly in 8 minutes! See travelling time between the stations.
Shopping malls and places of interests near the new stations are:
Bugis:

Victoria Street
Sim Lim Square
Bugis Junction
Bugis+
Malay Heritage Centre
Mint Toy Museum
National Library
Singapore [...]

Ice Art 2013/2014

From Ice to Art. See popular landmarks like the Big Ben and Eiffel Tower sculpted in ice.

Held inside a thermal-insulated hall kept at -15°C, the exhibition occupies some 50,280 sq feet of space and uses a total of 450 tons of crystal-clear and coloured ice blocks.Spilt into 6 exciting themes featuring London’s Big Ben, Paris’ [...]

River Hong Bao 2014

Usher in the Year of the Horse and celebrate the coming of spring at River Hongbao 2014! Held at Singapore’s iconic Floating Platform @ Marina Bay.

With larger-than life lantern displays, intricate handicrafts and crowd-pleasing performances featuring local and foreign performers from the region, be prepared to treat your senses to an extravaganza of lights, sights, [...]