With Singapore’s National Day coming up, this weekend is sure to be action-packed! Get ready to laugh and cringe at Jackass star Steve-O’s stand up comedy show, grab your girlies and learn how to bust some bellydancing moves and prepare your wallets for MAAD Pyjama’s monthly flea market. There’s plenty happening in the Lion City this weekend so best get planning girls!
Guilty As Charged
For one night only, famous Jackass stunt performer and king of all things shocking Steve-O will be sharing a hilarious trip down memory-lane. Get ready for some sidesplittingly funny anecdotes and jokes as Steve-O performs his international Guilty As Charged Tour, reminiscing about his most memorable experiences from TV show Jackass, Wildboyz and his own personal life. Safe to say, you can probably expect plenty of outrageous stories, swearing and hilariously inappropriate gags!
When: 10 August, 7pm
Where: University Cultural Centre Hall, NUS Centre for the Arts, 50 Kent Ridge Crescent, Singapore 119729
How much: $78 – $138. Buy your tickets by clicking here.
Hips Don’t Lie
Time to grab your dancing shoes and head down to Footwork’s Bellydance Ladies Night for an evening of fun, dance and fitness. Channel your inner Shakira and learn basic bellydancing techniques in this fun girls-only workshop from professional dance instructor Nawal Alhaddad, she’ll have you shaking around the studio in no time!
When: 8 August, 7pm
Where: Esplanade Rehearsal Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
How much: $12. Buy your tickets by clicking here.
Head down to Singapore’s coolest creative party and design market, MAAD Pyjamas on 8 August. Providing photographers, designers, artists, musicians and fellow creatives a platform to showcase their talents, MAAD hosts a monthly flea market where you can scour the stalls for goodies such as quirky fashion pieces, unique accessories, gorgeous illustrations, home décor and artisanal eats. Get those wallets ready, girls!
When: 8 August, 5pm – 12midnight
Where: Red Dot Design Museum, 28 Maxwell Road, Singapore 069120
How much: Free!
I’ve Got The Magic In Me
Returning hot on the heels of last year’s successful Incanto magic show, Joe Labero is back in the Lion City, bringing with him even more amazing illusions. A three-time Merlin Award Winner, Joe Labero’s new show, A Night of Magic at Raffles will feature jaw-dropping magic illusions that will enthral and keep you on the edge of your seat all night. With thousands of sold-out arenas and theatres around the world, this is one show you don’t want to miss!
When: 8 August – 28 October
Where: Jubilee Hall, 1 Beach Road, Raffles Hotel, Singapore 189673
How much: $125 – $215. Buy your tickets by clicking here.
Culture vultures rejoice! The Singapore International Festival of Arts starts this weekend and this year is set to be bigger than ever. Headed by local artist Ong Keng Sen, the lineup includes some fab international talent for your viewing pleasure. From art and immersive theatre to music and dance, there’s something for everyone at this year’s Arts Festival!
When: 12 August – 21 September
Where: Various locations, to find out more, click here.
How much: Ticket prices vary. To buy your tickets, click here
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