Talking about the full calendar of festivals, holidays and events to check out in Singapore, there are a whole lot of events to choose from this May. Whether you’re a music lover, sports lover or just an adventure freak, this selection of great events taking place in Singapore this May 2017 will definitely keep you occupied.
10 Exciting Events in Singapore You Shouldn’t Miss in May 2017
1. Couple’s Perfume WorkshopSeminar/Workshop
- Date30 March 2017 - 31 May 2017
- TimeWed to Fri: 6pm - 8pm
Sat & Sun: 10am - 12pm, 1pm - 3pm, 4pm - 6pm
- Location90 Goodman Road, Goodman Arts Center, Block O, 01-57
- Admission$125 per person
Enjoy a time of mixing up scents with your loved one at the couple’s perfume workshop. This workshop combines fun and innovation to give you a memorable time.
This unusual event starts out with a perfume personality quiz to help you discover new things about your partner. From then on, it’s all about mixing fragrant ingredients to create a scent that suits your partner’s personality. Couples who have attended this workshop in the past have used the word “hooked” “charming” and “impressed” to describe the experience.
What’s more? Each participant will go home with 105ml of custom perfume as a reminder of the scent-filled time at the workshop. Now, that’s lasting fun!
2. Healthy Mummy, Healthy Family Symposium 2017Seminar/Workshop
- Date6 May 2017
- Time10:30 - 12:30 (Symposium only)
10:30 - 15:00 (Symposium + Bento Making Workshop)
- LocationMarina Mandarin Singapore Taurus Ballroom at Level 1
- AdmissionStandard (Free Seating)
Cat 1 - Symposium and Bento Making Workshop: S$68
Cat 2 - Symposium only: S$18
At the Singapore Heart Foundation it’s all about health. The Singapore Heart Foundation in association with the American Heart Association and World Heart Federation launched the Go Red for Women Campaign as part of its project to get women empowered with the knowledge and tools they need to decrease their risks of cardiovascular disease.
As part of the Mother’s Day celebration, these foundations will be holding the Healthy Mummy, Healthy Family Symposium. This will be a highly enlightening event featuring speaking sessions by health experts. Women who will be attending this event will be hearing about great heart and body care tips from a cardiologist and dietician among other health experts. There would also be interactive activities and sessions plus a half-day event of a lucky draw and buffet lunch.
One of the special highlights of the event will be the Hearty Bento Workshop by the renowned Singapore bento artist, Shirley Wong. This workshop is limited to 60 seats so it’s better to get your tickets on time if you’re thinking of attending.
Participants who attend the workshop will also get a special gift worth $50. If you’re thinking of great way to celebrate your mum this Mother’s day, this is an event that would definitely leave a lasting impression.
3. Geronimo Stilton Live In the Kingdom Of FantasyMusical Show
- Date26 May 2017 - 28 May 2017
- TimeFri: 5:30pm
Sat: 11am, 2.30pm, 5.30pm
Sun: 11am, 2.30pm
- LocationMES Theatre at Mediacorp 1 Stars Avenue, Singapore 138507
- AdmissionMouseling Seat: S$138
Standard: S$108, S$88, S$68, S$48, S$38
Restricted View: S$38
For lovers of all things fantasy, Geronimo Stilton is coming to Singapore! For the first time ever, the widely popular hero of the children book, Geronimo Stilton will be touring Singapore. Geronimo will come to life on stage in a musical that promises to be enchanting. This enchanting musical is the perfect event the whole family can enjoy.
Fans will be coming to the MES theatre at Mediacorp to witness this brand new musical which is based on the best selling series of Geronimo Stilton and the Kingdom of Fantasy. Get ready to join Geronimo for his most “dangerous” quest as he tries to save the Queen of the Fairies. Geronimo’s quest through the kingdoms will bring him face to face with witches, pixies, gnomes, mermaids and even a giant!
Simply come prepared for this spell bounding musical that has been played to over 200000 people all around the world.
4. Megadeth ConcertConcert
- Date2 May 2017
- LocationKallang Theatre
1 Stadium Walk, S397688
- AdmissionStandard: S$158, S$138, S$118, S$108
Box A - F: S$138
Talking about a band that has sold over 50 million records worldwide, earned platinum certifications for six of their studio albums and received 11 Grammy nominations, Megadeth is simply a winner for many heavy metal lovers.
Megadeth which was formed in the mid-1980s is a pioneering group of the American thrash metal music genre. One of their albums was certified double platinum making Megadeth one of the biggest bands in the world. If you’re looking to attend a simply energizing event this May, then you might want to check out the Megadeth concert.
5. ONE: Dynasty of HeroesSport
- Date26 May 2017
- LocationSingapore Indoor Stadium
2 Stadium Walk, S397691
- AdmissionFrom S$28 to S$2140
The Singapore Indoor Stadium will come alive with excitement on 26 May, as ONE Championship captures its audience with a night of the best mixed martial arts action! In this star studded fight, two-time Muay Thai world champion, Istela Nunes will be challenging ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion, Angela Le.
At the One Championship, you can be sure of a simply invigorating time, cheering for your local heroes as they fight for glory alongside the biggest superstars in Asian MMA today.
6. Vintage Toys from around The WorldLifestyle/Leisure
- Date31 August 2014 - 31 May 2017
- LocationMint Museum of Toys
26 Seah Street, Singapore 188382
- AdmissionStandard: S$15
Child (2-12 Years Old): S$7.50
Senior Citizen: S$7.50
Experience an exhibition of the largest collection of Disneyana toys and memorabilia at the MINT Museum of Toys. This month is the last chance for you to heighten your sense of imagination with the huge collection of vintage toys from over 40 countries around the world. You’d witness an artistic display of famous character toys like Tin Tin and Astroboy displayed across the basement, rooftop and four thematic levels of the museum.
7. Rainy Days & Mondays – The Best of The CarpentersConcert
- Date1 May 2017
- Time10:30 and 15:00
- LocationEsplanade Recital Studio
1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
- AdmissionStandard: S$15
If you’re one for more surreal events, you might want to check out Rainy Days & Mondays. Join Wendy Chin and her band as they take you on a nostalgic experience with unforgettable songs like Close to You, Yesterday Once More, Jambalaya and more!
The golden voice of Karen Carpenter will come alive at the Esplanade Recital Studio this May as this Singapore songstress performs with her band. Vouchers for coffee or tea are limited to one per person and will be provided at each performance.
- Date1 April 2017 - 14 May 2017
- TimeMorning Session: 9.30am - 1.30pm
Afternoon Session: 2.00pm - 6.00pm
21 Jurong Town Hall Road, S609433
- AdmissionAdults: $5 - $13
Children: $10 - $23
Let the inner scientist in your kid shine through at the KidsSTOP. The KidsSTOP event caters to children aged 18 months to 8 years and seeks to improve the skills of inquiry, investigation and innovation in kids. This enlightening event, which is managed by Science Centre Singapore, uses interactive play to show children the wonders of Science, Engineering, Technology and Maths.
At KidsSTOP your kid(s) can engage in safe learning and fun spot activities. Your kids will enjoy workshops and courses carried out using the latest technological toys. They’ll also enjoy an Oceans’ Buddies Exhibit by Pilot Pen to show them the importance of marine conservation.
9. The Sultan of Selangor’s Cup 2017Sport
- Date6 May 2017
- LocationNational Stadium at Singapore Sports Hub
1 Stadium Dr, S397629
- AdmissionStandard: S$8
There’s also something for Football lovers and it’s the attention-gripping match between Selangor and Singapore. Selangor and Singapore are known to have played 17 Malaya Cup finals and 6 Malaysia cup finals. These teams are best known for their passion and the rivalry that leave fans with a truly unforgettable football experience.
This much anticipated football match will be featuring three sessions the traditional curtain-raising match between the Singapore Veterans and Selangor Veterans, the main match between the Singapore Selection and a Singapore-Selangor Schools Challenge Cup Match. The Sultan of Selangor’s Cup is definitely a worthwhile event to check out as it remains a significant event in the Malaysian and Singapore soccer.
4:45PM – Singapore Sports School VS. Selangor Combined Schools
6:30PM – Singapore Veterans VS. Selangor Veterans
8:00PM – (Main Match) Singapore Selection VS. Selangor Selection
10. King vs Queens of Hits ConcertConcert
- Date14 May 2017
- TimeFrom 7.30pm
- LocationResorts World™ Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa
8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore O098269
- AdmissionStandard: S$148, S$128, S$108, S$88, S$68, S$48
Come and experience a night of great pitch and rhythm at the King vs Queens Concert. Top Taiwan Hokkien singers, Weng Li You, Zhang Rong Rong and Chen Si An will be coming together to capture their audience with a variety of hit songs.
Weng Li You the Best Hokken male Singer, Zhang Rong Rong popularly known as the Queen of Nakashi and Chen Si An an award winning singer will be holding a one night only musical concert guaranteed to be simply dynamic.