Gear up for the biggest and hottest parties in town during the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Singapore!
On your marks, get set, party! It’s that time of the year again when parties get bigger than ever, especially with the exciting 2015 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix coming up this weekend. While you’re sure to catch us at The Podium Lounge, there’s plenty of action around the city too and we certainly don’t plan to miss out on any. Here are the other thrilling spots that we’re hitting up to get our party on!
The Podium Lounge
So you didn’t manage to score some complimentary tickets to The Podium Lounge? Well, we promise you that it’ll be worth every penny you spend when you purchase your own tickets because you’ll be able to party it up with a star-studded line-up of celebrities! Chill out and watch models strut their stuff in fashion shows by local online designer Covetella, and you can also check out a pop-up art exhibition by Galeries Bartoux featuring works of legendary artists like Andy Warhol and many more.
Where: The Grand Ballroom at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, 7 Raffles Avenue, Singapore 039799, (+65) 6337 8888
When: 18 – 20 September, 10pm to 4am
Admission: From $188 (early bird) and $218 (at the door). VIP tables are priced between $1,588 and $28,888 and include bottles of Grey Goose vodka and magnums of Bollinger champagne. Call (+65) 9459 5211 or e-mail email@example.com for bookings, podiumlounge.com/sg
Sky Grandé Prix
Back for the fourth year running, the Sky Grandé Prix will be held at a swanky new venue at Empire Ultra Lounge and we’re anticipating a high-octane party event that’ll take us up to 623ft high with a 360-degree view of the city. Taking place across four quadrants (you need to divide yourselves us equally girls!) across the lounge, each spot will feature a different genre making your experience an unparalleled one. Aside from the drinks and music, we heard that the dashing Bobby Tonelli will be hosting the event on opening night with five complimentary lychee martinis before 10pm, and you girls can also stand a chance to win diamonds worth $20,000 courtesy of eClarity! Great music, diamonds and bubbles? Now this is one heck of a party.
Where: Level 45, 50 Raffles Place, Singapore Land Tower, Singapore 048623
When: 16 – 20 September, 5pm till late
How much: $108 (one-day pass), $208 (two-day pass) and $308 (five-day pass). Click here to purchase your tickets.
The Road to Ultra
The Road to Ultra is one of Asia’s biggest, most exciting and utterly awesome music festivals. And for the first time ever, they’re bringing their EDM awesomeness to Singapore! The line-up includes award-winning American producer Skrillex, Swedish producer Alesso and Dutch DJ Nicky Romero, who is currently ranked 8th best DJ in the world! We foresee that this debut experience will be a mind-blowing one.
Where: Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Hall A-C
When: September 19, 8pm to 4am
How much: $168 and $198. Purchase your tickets at www.ultrasingapore.com, the Marina Bay Sands box offices or call (+65) 6688 8826.
Cé La Vi
Before partying the night away, whet your appetite with a Sky High Brunch, featuring a buffet of oysters, foie gras, caviar and champagne at Cé La Vi. As you dine, be enchanted by the sounds of Spanish maestro Jose Padilla, who has a big reputation for entertaining the people Cafe Del Marin in Ibiza. Then when night falls, its time to put on your dancing shoes as headliner DJs Samantha Ronson and DJ Cassidy helm the decks. If you come out hungry after all that dancing (of course brunch can’t last us the whole day right?), feast on the Premium Night Race Tasting Menu designed to satiate all your cravings!
Where: 57/F SkyPark, Marina Bay Sands, Tower 3, 1 Bayfront Ave., Singapore 018971, (+65) 6688 7688
When: 18 – 20 September, noon till late
How much: $288 (early bird) and $328 (at the door) for the Sky High Brunch; $98 for entry from 6pm and $148 for entry from 11pm (includes a glass of house champagne) for the evening parties. Call (+65) 6688 7688 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to make reservations.
The Black Swan
Gear up for a week-long formula of fast cars, live jazz and oysters on ice. The Black Swan Room is set to help you tide out the impossible peak hour traffic and road blocks with their extended liquor and oysters happy hour. Enjoy a glass of champagne and a pair of freshly-shucked oysters for only $21. What a fresh way to kickstart the racing season!
Where: 19 Cecil St, Singapore 049704
When: 14 – 19 September 2015, 5pm-9pm
How much: Call or text at (+65) 8181 3305 for reservations. For more information, visit www.theblackswan.com.sg
Steve McQueens at The Powder Room
Hold on to your hats as The Steve McQeens return to The Powder Room for an F1 exclusive jazz night. Fresh off their Summersonic Festival set in Tokyo, these jazz scene darlings are all ready to kill it on the dancefloor with their signature neo-soul funk, reminiscent of James Brown and Amy Winehouse. Join them for some exquisite bar snacks and cocktails while taking in this eclectic, sultry mix of music.
Where: 19 Cecil St, Singapore 049704
When: 15 September
How much: Admission is free. Call or text at (+65) 8181 3305 for reservations. For more information, visit www.theblackswan.com.sg
People say roof, you say Loof! Fancy some cocktails? Then head to the Loof-top and wave your black-white-black-white-black F1 lanyards to enjoy 1-for-1 Asian Sensation cocktails. Keep the adrenaline pumpin’ to the sounds of roaring engines and your favourite resident DJ Ipod.
Where: 331 North Bridge Road, #03-07,Odeon Towers, Singapore 188720
When: 18 – 19 September, 5pm to late
How much: Call or text at (+65)9773 9304 for reservations. For more information, visit www.loof.com.sg
Tanjong Beach Club
Kick-start a glorious Formula 1 Sunday at the pre-race beach party. The amazing POPTART duo weelikeme and KiDG will be spinning at Singapore’s best strip of sand, dishing out indie-disco and electro-pumping tunes. Bring your #girlsquad, let your hair down and party into the night. Don’t forget to pack a cute bikini, girls!
Where: 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098942
When: 20 September, 4pm to late
How much: Call or text at (+65) 9750 5323 for reservations. For more information, visit www.tanjongbeachclub.com.
Where: 30 Victoria Street, Singapore 187996
When: 16 September, 10am to 1am
How much: Admission is free every Wednesday for ladies and $20 for men (inclusive of one drink), www.facebook.com/rakessg.
When: 18 September, 10pm to 4am
How much: $68 nett per pax per cover charge for Altimate or 1–Altitude only, $88 nett per pax per cover charge for both venues. Call (+65) 64380410 or e-mail email@example.com to make your reservations, www.facebook.com/1Altitude
Dom Perignon Presents ‘Luminous’
One of our favourite nightclubs in Clarke Quay, Attica Singapore, will be transformed into a neon green wonderland. Launching it’s inaugural Dom Pérignon party this F1 race season, DJ Paul Harris is set to helm the decks and blow everyone away with his EDM hits. Dancing, bright lights and champagne? Sounds like the perfect party!
When: 18 September, 10pm till late
How much: $30, inclusive of two drinks. Click here for more information.