10 Worth-Attending Events in Singapore in October 2017

  • 10 Worth-Attending Events in Singapore in October 2017

Moonfest, Deepavali, Halloween – these are the main highlights for the coming October. Aside from these, what else to live your life to the fullest with? Read on and take your pick from our list of fun-filled events in Singapore this October 2017.

1.
Moonfest 2017 Peking Opera Classics Excerpts
Theatre
Good for families looking to add more art and culture to the Moonfest celebration
Moonfest 2017 Peking Opera Classics Excerpts
  • Date
    October 01, 2017
  • Time
    15:00
  • Location
    Esplanade Theatre
  • Admission
    From S$38 to S$88

Celebrate Moonfest 2017 with Peking Opera Classics Excerpts! The award-winning Hubei Provincial Peking Opera Theatre will perform five of their signature works including excerpts from “Xu Ce Running to the City Wall”, “Meeting the Queen”, “Monkey King Battles the Water Demon”, “Wu Jia Slope”, and “Farewell My Concubine”.

The show will feature the company’s top performers, Pei Yongjie, Wang Xiaochan, and Wan Xiaohui.

2.
Dream Theater – Images, Words & Beyond 25th Anniversary Tour
Concert
Good for fans of hard rock
Dream Theater – Images, Words & Beyond 25th Anniversary Tour Image: Darko Böhringer
  • Date
    October 03, 2017
  • Time
    20:00
  • Location
    Zepp@Big Box Singapore
  • Admission
    S$188 (Pen A), S$148 (Pen B)

Metal heads rejoice! Progressive hard rock band, Dream Theater, is returning to Singapore as part of the Images, Words and Beyond 25th Anniversary Tour.

Images & Words was released in 1992 and remains as the band’s top selling album to date. On its 25th year, Dream Theater fans will get a chance to rock out to a live set of the entire Images & Words album plus other hits.

3.
GameStart 2017
Trade Show
Good for game lovers
GameStart 2017 Image: GameStart Asia
  • Date
    October 14, 2017 - October 15, 2017
  • Time
    10:00 – 21:00
  • Location
    Suntec Convention Hall
  • Admission
    1 Day Pass – S$12
    Tabletop Gamer 1 Day Pass – S$20
    VIP 2 Day Pass – S$20

GameStart 2017 is the 4th edition of Southeast Asia’s premier game convention. This year’s event promises to be bigger and better with 6,000 sq. m. of game space and two new areas. Gamers will also be among the first in Southeast Asia to try AR competitive game.

Attendees can register for tournaments or simply watch other gamers battle it out in the game arenas.

4.
Asia-Pacific Electone Festival 2017
Art & Culture
Good for those who love electronic organ music
Asia-Pacific Electone Festival 2017
  • Date
    October 15, 2017
  • Time
    15:30
  • Location
    Capitol Theatre
  • Admission
    S$30

Yamaha Music brings back the Asia-Pacific Electone Festival this October at the Capitol Theatre in Singapore. 23 contestants from China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand will compete for a chance to attend the Yamaha Electone Concours Final in Japan this December.

The first Electone Festival was held in Japan in 1964 and was originally named All Japan Electone Concours. It became an international competition in 1974 and was later renamed to its current festival name.

5.
The Roar of Singapore 3 – ”The Chosen Wan”
Sports and Fitness
Good for fans of boxing
The Roar of Singapore 3 – ”The Chosen Wan”
  • Date
    October 20, 2017
  • Time
    17:00
  • Location
    Hall 601-604 Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Admission
    S$58, S$68, S$98

Boxing fans in Singapore can look forward to an exciting fight night this October! Singapore’s first world champion, Muhamad Ridhwan, will headline the event as he challenges Koos Sibiya of South Africa for the IBO Intercontinental title.

The fight card also includes the highly anticipated rematch between Mirage Khan and Chase Haley.

The Roar of Singapore 3 – ”The Chosen Wan” is presented by Ringstar Management.

6.
Backstreet Boys Concert
Concert
Good for fans of Backstreet Boys and pop music lovers
Backstreet Boys Concert
  • Date
    October 21, 2017
  • Time
    20:00
  • Location
    National Stadium
  • Admission
    From S$108 to S$248

Backstreet’s back, alright! The popular 90s boy band is coming back to Singapore for a one-stop Asian concert in conjunction with the WTA Finals.

Backstreet Boys is recognized as the bestselling boy band in history. Their mega hits include “I Want It That Way”, “Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)”, and “Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)”.

7.
2017 WTA Finals
Sports and Fitness
Good for those who play or simply enjoy watching tennis
2017 WTA Finals
  • Date
    October 22, 2017 - October 29, 2017
  • Time
    13:30/19:30
  • Location
    Singapore Indoor Stadium
  • Admission
    Single Session Tickets: S$27 – S$239
    All Singles Evening Pass: S$117 – S$196.20
    Full Day Pass: S$82.80 – S$156.60

The Finals of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) is coming back to Singapore for its 4th year. Tennis fans will get to watch the top 8 singles and doubles players in the world compete for the grand prize.

The BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore is presented by SC Global.

8.
Food Japan 2017
Trade Show
Good for Japanese food lovers that want to explore Japanese cuisine further
Food Japan 2017
  • Date
    October 26, 2017 - October 28, 2017
  • Time
    11:00 – 16:30
  • Location
    Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre Hall 401-402
  • Admission
    S$4 (Children below 12 years old got free entry)

    The event is open to the public on October 28 only.

Food Japan is the biggest Japanese food show in Southeast Asia. It is open to the public on its last day but exclusive trade events like workshops and master classes will be held starting from October 26th.

If you love Japanese food, this is your chance to learn more about the cuisine and marvel at the wide array of authentic Japanese food and beverages.

9.
Singapore Wine Fiesta 2017
Food & Beverage
Good for wine lovers
Singapore Wine Fiesta 2017
  • Date
    October 27, 2017 - October 29, 2017
  • Time
    4pm - 10pm (27 October)
    12pm - 10pm (28 October)
    12pm - 9pm (29 October)
  • Location
    Clifford Square
  • Admission
    S$45/day (Entry to the after-hours wine party is free)

The Straits Wine Company is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Singapore Wine Fiesta! It is dubbed as Singapore’s biggest outdoor wine festival where visitors can sample around 300 wines from around the world.

The fun continues every night at the after-hours wine party, complete with DJ’s and live music. What a great way to enjoy wine and meet fellow wine lovers against the backdrop of Marina Bay!

10.
Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair 2017
Trade Show
Good for those looking to buy jewellery or want to have a look at the industry
Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair 2017
  • Date
    October 27, 2017 - October 30, 2017
  • Time
    11:00 – 20:00 (27 – 29 October)
    11:00 – 17:00 (30 October)
  • Location
    Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre
  • Admission
    Free (Pre-registration required)

The Singapore Jewellery and Gem Fair is now on its 5th year in Singapore! More than 150 exhibitors from around the world will showcase their luxurious collections as well as casual pieces. Visitors can also create their own design through customization services offered by some exhibitors.

Seminars and workshops are also available for those who have a serious interest in the world of jewellery.

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