These months are flying by and September is literally right around the corner! Lucky for us, Singers never grinds to a halt and our Weekender is full of action to keep you occupied. Join the most fabulous beach festival in town and browse artisanal goodies at one of the city’s coolest night markets. Time to strap in girls, it’s a busy weekend ahead!
Fashion, sun and sand
The most glamourous beach party is back for another year with The Fashion Beach Festival. Boasting a bigger and bolder event, the party returns to Tanjong Beach Club with a fantastic musical line-up, covetable fashion catwalk (with $2 million worth of diamonds…yikes!) and 15 hours of non-stop partying. Time to see and be seen at one of Singapore’s most happening beach parties of the year!
When: 30 August, 11am-late
Where: Tanjong Beach Club, 120 Tanjong Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098942
How much: $38. To buy your tickets, click here.
Art, food and fun
Returning for the second time, The Local People Night Market will be held in conjunction with this year’s Singapore Night Festival. Head down to the Singapore Art Museum and browse for goodies from local brands and artists such as Ozzy & Lulu, The Weekend Warrior, Puffingmuffin and more. Enjoy delicious bites from vendors such as Citizen Pop, Cupplets and Hoopla while being entertained by some of Singapore’s most talented musicians and DJs! Sounds like the perfect night to us!
When: 30 August, 7pm-2am
Where: Singapore Art Museum, 8 Queen Street, Singapore, 188535
How much: Free! Cash only transactions, for full details, click here.
Following sell-out shows around the world, the multi-award winning smash hit Mies Julie comes to Singapore. This dramatic adaptation of Strindberg’s classic Mies Julie is set in South Africa, 18 years after the apartheid and features the relationship between a black farm worker and his white boss’ daughter. Exploring themes of sexuality, race, power and brutality, this powerful performance is sure to have you transfixed on the edge of your seat.
When: 27 August-13 September, 8pm
Where: DBS Arts Centre, 20 Merbau Road, Robertson Quay, Singapore 239035
How much:$50, $60. To buy your tickets, click here.
Smashing street fest
You might have seen Heineken‘s limited edition city bottles, but as if that wasn’t cool enough, they’re also bringing their “Heineken Cities Festival” party to Singers with a rocking street fest in the always cool Ann Siang Hill. Expect live Brazillian samba, drummers, break-dancing, food, drinks and plenty of merriment.
When: 30 August, 8pm-1am
Where: Ann Siang Hill and Club Street, Singapore
How much: Free! For full details, click here.
Party without fear
Award-winning Aussie music artist SIA has launched her new album 1000 Forms of Fear at #1 on the US Billboard Top 200 chart and you’re invited to the official Album launch party! Sony Music have teamed up with Attica nightclub and are throwing a wig themed party, so time to dig into that costume drawer girls! Party the night away with SIA’s latest tunes spun by international DJs Cassie Lane, Shawn Livewire and Jason Kai.
When: 30 August, 10pm
Where: Attica, Clarke Quay BLK A #01-03, 3A River Valley Road, Singapore 179020
How much: $30. Tickets at the door.
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