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Weekend guide Oct 22 to Oct 23, 2016

Making plans for the weekend? Here are some options

Weekend guide Oct 22 to Oct 23, 2016

Let your children's imagination unravel by putting their creative cap on to reinvent the parts provided like tyres and cardboard boxes into toys or equipment at the pop-up playground event today. Photo: Chapter Zero Singapore

POP-UP ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND

Let your kids unleash their creativity and have fun at this pop-up adventure playground by Chapter Zero Singapore today. Aimed at celebrating a child’s right to play, kids can let loose to play with parts such as tyres, cardboard boxes and fabric that are usually considered as junk. All it takes is just their imagination to reinvent them as toys and equipment. Children of all ages (toddlers and up) are welcome to join the creative play.

FREE

Tanderra

73 Loewen Road

4.00pm to 7.00pm

Oct 22 to Oct 23

TANJONG GOODMAN WEEKEND MARKET

Enjoy a relaxing day at the Tanjong Goodman Weekend Market today and tomorrow. Check out the wares at the arts and crafts flea market by Five-And-Ten, as well as delicious food at the Food Bazaar featuring items such as Coyoro Singapore’s Frozen Yogurt and the coveted raindrop cake by O’ Raindrop Cake. There will also be dance workshops and performances conducted by Apsaras Arts and Era Dance Theatre as part of the Got to Move initiative today.

FREE

Goodman Arts Centre 10.00am to 6.00pm
Oct 22 to Oct 23

SINGAPORE RENDEZVOUS

Raffles Marina will play host to this first regional luxury lifestyle event today and tomorrow. Visitors can get up-close with yachts and sailing boats from luxury yacht brands such as The Royal Albatross that was seen in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight. Other highlights include a workshop conducted by Leica that teaches aspiring photographers how to take a good photos out at sea.

S$38 - S$204

Raffles Marina

Oct 22 to Oct 23

ONCE UPON A TIME IN INDIA

Organised by the Indian Heritage Centre, the exhibition titled Once Upon a Time in Little India showcases both historical and contemporary perspectives of the Little 
India precinct. There will be more than 
100 new artefacts from community donors and lenders, as well as exhibits from the National Collection. Besides artefacts, specially commissioned works by both Singapore and international contemporary artists, namely Singaporean film-maker 
K Rajagopal and visual artist Kumari Nahappan, will be on display.

FREE

Indian Heritage Centre, 5 Campbell Lane

Oct 22 to July 7, 2017

DISCOVER BREATHTAKING BHUTAN FAIR

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Bhutan at this new travel and cultural fair. The event will feature the beauty of the Himalayan landscape by award-winning National Geographic photographer Ciril Jazbec and nomadic film-maker Zuhariz Khuzaimah. There will also be unique indigenous handicraft, paintings and souvenirs alongside live demonstrations of fabric weaving. Shoppers who spend at least S$2,000 in Ion Orchard will stand a chance to win a pair of business-class return tickets to Bhutan, as well as a four-day three-night stay at a luxury accommodation.

FREE

Ion Orchard, Basement Four

Oct 22 to Oct 30

UA WOMEN: EMPOWERING ONE ANOTHER

Leading high-performance sportswear apparel label Under Armour is bringing this exclusive fitness and sharing event that hopes to encourage girls and women in Singapore to adopt a fit and healthy lifestyle. Get to learn fundamental tennis moves from UA athlete Sarah Pang in a tennis clinic and attend a talk hosted by three inspiring women — Pang, FLY Entertainment artiste and co-founder of Twelve Cupcakes 
Jaime Teo, and dog behaviourist and 
trainer Marie Choo — who will share their individual stories.

FREE

Hometeam NS Balestier, 31 Ah Hood Road 8am to 10.30am

Oct 22

URBAN KAMPUNG FESTIVAL

To promote racial harmony, the very first Urban Kampung festival aiming to foster understanding towards Islam and the Malay-Muslim culture will take place today. A slew of exciting activities have been organised for everyone, such as the ultimate satay challenge whereby famed satay stall owners compete in a cook-off for the title of the Ultimate Satay Master. Attendees will get to savour the satay for S$25, and vote for their favourite contestant. Other activities include traditional kampung games and a photo booth where visitors can capture a picture of themselves dressed up in either a baju kurung or sarong.

FREE

Queen Elizabeth Walk (Connaught drive) 5.00pm to 9.00pm

Oct 22

CARTOONS UNDERGROUND 2016

Get your popcorn and beer ready this evening as you sit back and enjoy animation films at Singapore’s first independent animation festival Cartoons Underground 2016. Celebrating five years of underground animation, Cartoon Underground in partnership with Slideshow, presents award-winning animated films by directors who have shown at the Annecy, Hiroshima, Fantoche and Edinburgh international film festivals. The highlight of the festival is an animation by award-winning independent local animator Tan Wei Keong with his film titled Time Loop and Time Warp.

FREE

Kult Kafe, Emily Hill, 11 Upper Wilkie Road 6.00pm to 11.00pm

Oct 22

HEADS UP: COLD STORAGE’S SPOOKTACULAR CARNIVAL AT GUTHRIE HOUSE

The supermarket is attempting a record-breaking feat of The Most Number of Halloween Pumpkins Painted to make it into the Singapore Book of Records. Families and friends are encouraged to come down and paint their most “grotesque” pumpkins on Oct 29. Other exciting activities visitors can look forward to include a magic show, henna tattoo and face-painting booths.

FREE

Guthrie House Level 1, 1 Fifth Ave 9am to 3pm

Oct 29

HEADS UP: GUERRILLA BY MINT MUSEUM OF TOYS

As part of MINT Museum of Toys’ monthly late-night event – Guerrilla, the museum will be opening up Level Five exclusively to feature a rare mask of a villain from the 1950’s British sci-fi comic series, Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future. Visitors can also participate in a complimentary mask-making session and select from a space character of their choice – Robot Lilliput or Moon Creature while admiring the collection of space toys, robots and other collectibles displayed.

FREE

MINT Museum of Toys, 26 Seah Street 6.30pm to 9.30pm

Oct 29

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