Concerts, music festivals, and dance parties
It’s the start of a new month, and if you’re looking to start it right with a bang, this weekend’s lineup of events have got you sorted – there’s Katy Perry and her world tour, an international jazz festival with Grammy Award winners performing, and DJ-producer genius Zedd spinning at Zouk.
1. Katy Perry Witness: The Tour
Source: Katy Perry
Lighting up the Singapore Indoor Stadium this weekend is none other than Katy Perry, who is stopping by once again for her world tour, Katy Perry Witness: The Tour.
Besides her signature flamboyant stage performances, you can expect crowd-favourite songs like Firework, Roar, and Dark Horse, as well as tunes from her latest album, Witness. Tickets are selling fast, so get yours from here or here ASAP if you’re interested!
Address: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk
Date: 8th April | 8PM
Ticket Pricing: $128 – $348
2. Singapore International Jazz Festival 2018
If jazz music is your cup of tea, book yourself tickets to the Singapore International Jazz Festival 2018, where popular local and international musicians will be taking the stage.
There’ll be 2 parts to the performance – the Main Stage and the Late Show – with lineups including soulful crooner Weish, who is one half of local indie electronic duo .gif, as well as Grammy Award-winning singers Lauryn Hill, Jamie Cullum, and even eclectic powerhouse Estelle.
Plus, this year’s festival will also have an all-new Festival Village, with food and drink vendors like Three’s A Crowd and Hafudog, and workshops led by the performing musicians!
Note: Admission to the Festival Village is free, but tickets to the Main Stage and Late Show are sold separately.
Address: Marina Bay Sands Events Square
Date: 4th – 8th April
Address: Marina Bay Sands Events Plaza
Date & Time: 6th – 8th April | Fri: 5PM – 10.30PM | Sat & Sun: 4PM – 10.30PM
Address: Marina Bay Sands Expo Halls E & F
Date & Time: 6th – 8th April | 10PM – 4AM
3. The Vintage Fair: A Walk in the Park!
Source: Journey East
For those of you who love vintage items, head down to The Vintage Fair: A Walk in the Park by furniture shop Journey East for a bazaar filled with old-school decor and retro-styled clothes and accessories.
Source: Journey East
In its 4th year running, the fair will feature vendors like Five Stones Vintage, which sells preloved fashion pieces, eelloo, which carries vintage Etienne Aigner watches, and By My Old School, which has a wide variety of knick knacks like briefcases and enamel plates from the 60s or older.
As an added bonus, Journey East will be giving a 20% discount on all vintage furniture for the entire month of April!
Note: True to its old-school theme, vendors at the bazaar will only accept cash, so come prepared!
Address: #03-02, Journey East, Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road, Singapore 169074
Date & Time: 7th – 8th April | 6PM
4. Harajuku Fashion Walk Singapore
Source: Harajuku Fashion Walk Singapore
Fans of the outrageous and cutesy Harajuku street fashion will be pleased to know that the Harajuku Fashion Walk Singapore is happening once more! The 3-hour long ‘catwalk’ will start from the Merlion Park, and stop at the National Museum of Singapore for a quick break and some group photos before carrying on towards ION Orchard. No participation fee is required – simply dress up in your most kawaii outfit!
Address: Merlion Park Singapore, One Fullerton, Singapore 049213
Date & Time: 7th April 2018 | 4PM – 7PM
5. Organic-Friendly Farmers’ Market
Source: In Touch
If you’re an advocate of organic produce, show your support at the 9th edition of the Organic-Friendly Farmers’ Market, where there’ll be local farm produce, artisanal products, and urban farming workshops available.
Source: In Touch
Highlights include vegan and preservative-free hummus dips from Holeymoleydips, homegrown chai tea, and a class on how to create your very own miniature edible garden!
That’s not all – there’ll be a face paint booth and live music performances for you to groove to as well!
Address: #10-01, Hotel Jen Orchardgateway, 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858
Date & Time: 7th April 2018 | 9.30AM – 4PM
6. Pet Expo 2018
Pet Expo has constantly been a resounding success as the largest pet fair in Singapore, and pet owners can once again look forward to Pet Expo 2018, with plenty of health check-up booths, vendors selling pet-related products, and adoption drives.
Source: Pet Expo Singapore
Even if you don’t have a furkid, you can simply drop by to watch the many friendly competitions happening, which includes an obedience competition, grooming competition, and even an adorable fashion ‘Pawgeant’!
Address: Singapore Expo Hall 7
Date & Time: 6th – 8th April 2018 | 11AM – 8PM
Ticket Pricing: $5 per day / $12 for a 3-day pass
7. EP!C Presents Zedd
Source: Zouk Singapore
Partygoers, you’re in for a fun night out at Zouk this Saturday – DJ-producer prodigy Zedd is taking over the club’s DJ set with his signature electro house beats as part of his Echo Tour 2018!
Echo Tour at Japan. Source: Zedd
Best known for his chart-topping collaborations with the likes of Ariana Grande and Troye Sivan, you can expect hits like Stay, Clarity, The Middle, and Stay The Night to party to! Make sure you arrive early though – the pre-sale tickets have long sold out, and only limited door sales are left.
Address: Zouk, The Cannery, 3C River Valley Road, Singapore 179022
Date & Time: 7th April | 10PM – 4AM
Ticket Pricing: $70 before midnight, $75 after midnight