1. Patricia Piccinini: We Are Connected
This exhibition at ArtScience Museum features realistic human-animal hybrid sculptures, installations and more! Created by contemporary artist Patricia Piccinini, and titled Patricia Piccinini: We Are Connected, the quirky exhibition aims to challenge the norms.
Piccinini pushes boundaries between nature, animal and human through her hyper realistic depictions of animals and humans, especially her uncanny (and slightly disturbing) human-animal hybrids—some of which even make use of actual human hair! For more details, see our full article here.
Dates: From now onwards, for a limited time only
Address: 6 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018974
Opening Hours: 10am-7pm daily
2. A Minion’s Perspective Experience
For fans of the adorkable yellow creatures, this new 4-month long Minions-themed pop-up exhibition is sure to delight and excite. A Minion’s Perspective Experience has 8 themed zones and lets you gain an exclusive peek behind the life of a Minion!
The exhibition will have special behind-the-scenes from the movies, interactive photo ops and activities like a psychedelic unicorn-themed room, multimedia banana game and more! There will also be a Minion retail store where you can shop some exclusive merchandise!
Tickets: From $18 (early bird admission)
Dates: 3rd September till 2nd January 2023
Address: Resorts World Sentosa, 26 Sentosa Gateway #01-38/39/43/44, Singapore
X-SCAP8 is a new all-in-one indoor funground that’s sure to entice all you adrenaline junkies out there. The 6000 sq ft space is Singapore’s first and largest indoor funground with 5 specially curated zones that promises fun for all!
If you enjoy the thrills, go for their 10-metre tall high element course, or challenge your strength and agility with a Ninja Warrior-esque obstacle course. There’s also a smash room where you can break some bottles, a golf simulator and a retro arcade! Food and drinks are also available at the restobar. For more on what to expect at X-SCAP8, see our full article here.
Address: Orchard Central, 181 Orchard Road #07-02, Singapore 238896
Opening Hours: 11am-10pm daily
4. Singapore Night Festival
Singapore Night Festival is back in the Bras Basah.Bugis district after a 2 year hiatus, and this is the last weekend to catch the festivities! Expect tons of light-up experiences and artworks by local artists; as well as performances, programmes and more!
Highlights from the festival include the ever-popular light projections on some of Singapore’s most iconic buildings, an immersive theatre performance featuring our very own local artists, interactive artworks and many more! There will also be food and drinks available, along with live DJ acts and games!
Dates: Now till 27th August 2022
Address: Bras Basah-Bugis district
Opening Hours: Various
5. Hanging Gardens at Gardens by the Bay
Explore the rich culture and heritage of Mexico with this new floral display at Gardens by the Bay! In partnership with the Embassy of Mexico, Hanging Gardens – Mexican Roots will feature some of the most vibrant and showy blooms you’ve ever seen.
Expect various Mexican-themed landscapes with elements like medallions, the Aztec double-headed serpent and a 4m-tall replica of the iconic Chichen Izta pyramid; plus various blooms like cockscombs, marigolds and more!
Dates: 20th August-25th September 2022
Address: Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
Opening Hours: 9am-9pm daily
6. Singapore Food Festival 2022
This year marks the 29th edition of the crowd favourite Singapore Food Festival, a haven for all gastronomes and foodies alike. This year’s food festival will be a hybrid affair that involves virtual masterclasses, in-person experiences, workshops, food tours and a festival village!
Experience and discover special menus that have been curated just for the festival across various restaurants, coffee shops and hawker establishments in Singapore. The festival will be held at the Bayfront Event Space and will feature more than 25 food establishments, from local fare, Western food, fusion items, and everything in between!
Dates: Now till 11th September 2022
Address: Bayfront Event Space, 12A Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018970
Openng Hours: 5pm-11pm daily
7. PAssionArts Festival 2022
The annual PAssionArts Festival is an arts-centric festival organised by the People’s Association PAssionArts and 89 Community Arts & Culture Clubs (CACC) to bring you various fun, arty and family-friendly activities!
The arts festival will be taking place at various art villages around Singapore, and will feature various art installations, presentations, collaborative artworks, augmented reality aspects and many more! For more details and to find an art village near you, see here.
Dates: Now till 27th August 2022
Opening Hours: Various
8. Lancôme’s Beauty Tech Flagship
Embark on an immersive journey and explore the science behind Lancôme’s iconic Advanced Génifique Serum with Lancôme’s new limited-time Beauty Tech Flagship in Orchard—the first one in Southeast Asia!
The Beauty Tech Flagship will feature a state-of-the-art Lancôme Skin Screen where you get to analyse your skin’s strengths and customise a skincare routine! Visitors to the flagship will also enjoy savings on Lancôme products and receive exclusive trial kits and gifts! Sign up to visit the flagship here.
Dates: Now till 7th September 2022
Address: 333A Orchard Road (Outside Mandarin Gallery), Singapore 238897
Opening Hours: 10am-9am daily
9. Comedy Night at The Projector
Get ready for a light of roaring laughter with Comedy Night at The Projector happening this Friday, 26th August! Discover some of Singapore’s new and returning comedic talents, with acts like Prem John, Eugene Soh and Jarron Lake!
There will be 2 shows happening: one at 8pm and another at 10pm; and each ticket goes for $20. Tickets for the 8pm show are sold out, but tickets for the 10pm show are still available and selling fast! Grab your tickets to Comedy Night at The Projector here.
Date: 26th August 2022
Address: The Projector, 6001 Beach Rd, #05-00 Golden Mile Tower, Singapore 199589
Opening Hours: 8pm & 10pm
10. White Rabbit Pop-Up
The iconic and nostalgic White Rabbit Candy is getting a pop-up over at Chin Mee Chin Confectionery! This time, the new and improved White Rabbit cup ice cream will be the star of the show, and you can enjoy the ice cream when you order a set meal ($9.50) at Chin Mee Chin!
You’ll also be able to cop some White Rabbit merchandise such as mugs, tote bags, pillows and more, all exclusive to the pop-up event! The new White Rabbit cup ice cream ($5.50) will also be available at select FairPrice supermarkets from 27th August onwards.
Dates: 26th August-11th September 2022
Address: 204 East Coast Rd, Singapore 428903
Opening Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 8am-4pm