Rock Your February 2018 with These 10 Fun-filled Events
It’s the month of love and Lunar New Year so there are a lot of reasons to get yourself indulged this February.
To amp up the romance prior to Valentine, don’t forget to take your sweetheart to the free Zumba Love Party at SAFRA Mount Faber.
To get your piece of luck for the coming Year of the Earth Dog, don’t forget to join the crowd at the International Lion Dance Competition at Chinatown. Want to celebrate the Lunar New Year more? Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts 2018 has a lot to feed you with more than ten theatre and music shows.
This February is surely an exciting month in Singapore, read on the recommended events and take your pick!
11th International Lion Dance Competition
Art & Culture
For people of all ages to admire the best dances of this traditional art
Kick off the Lunar New Year celebration with the 11th International Lion Dance Competition! Drown in the rhythmic beat of the drums and witness the amazing stunts by competitors from Singapore and Asia Pacific. This annual event is one of the top crowd drawers in Chinatown every Chinese New Year so don’t miss it!
Incubus Live in Singapore
For music lovers to enjoy the best rock songs of the now
Incubus is returning to Singapore after the release of their latest album, “8”. Fans of this popular rock band will get the chance to hear tracks from the new album like “Nimble Bastard”, “No Fun”, and “Glitterbomb”, plus the band’s greatest hits like “Drive”, “Megalomaniac”, “Anna Molly”, and “Love Hurts”. Incubus’ stellar career spans more than 20 years with over 23 million albums sold worldwide.
For anyone to express the embodiment of love this Valentine
Celebrate love and health at this pre-valentine fun run event at Sentosa Island! Aside from the leisurely run or walk, you can also take part in the other fun-filled activities like Zumba dance, photo taking, and magic show! Bring your other half, your friends, colleagues or family members to team up with you in this run.
Zumba Love Party
For couples to amp up the romance in the pre-valentine week
Love Zumba? You can sweat it out at the Zumba Love Party this pre-valentine weekend at Mount Faber! Groove with instructors Kim & David to the tune of spicy dance music that will surely amp up the romantic vibe. Best of all, it’s for free! Who says valentine’s is just for dinners and candlelight?
Singapore Airshow 2018
For families and friends to watch amazing flying performances and admire the latest technologies of top aerospace companies
Singapore Airshow is considered as Asia’s largest aeronautics event with the presence of the biggest names in the aviation industry. Watch breathtaking flying demos or explore the static aircraft display where visitors can get inside cockpits of fighter jets or tour deluxe cabins of luxury airliners. You will also get a chance to meet real pilots and take photos with them.
Wine Tasting – Drink for a Good Cause
Food & Beverage
For foodies to pick up food and wine pairing tips from an experienced sommelier
Love wine? Here’s a good reason to drink and support a good cause! The Monash University Alumni is hosting a wine tasting event in support of the Children’s Cancer Foundation. Learn from the invited sommelier and know more about pairing food with Australian wine. Selected bottles are available for purchase after the event.
Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts 2018
Art & Culture
For theatre and music treat of Chinese culture
Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts is an annual cultural festival in Singapore that celebrates its multi-cultural heritage. The event coincides with the Lunar New Year and for two weekends, Chinese artists from different genres showcase their talent.
This year, “I Came at Last to the Seas” headlines the festival. It is a stage play that tackles Chinese diaspora, the impact of displacement, and the six roots of sensation in Buddhist philosophy. Top local actors will work together with those from Hong Kong and mainland China to bring this theatre show to you.
For a chance to watch Evita live right in Singapore
One of Broadway’s most beloved musicals that comes to Singapore this February! The musical follows the story of Eva Peron, the former first lady of Argentina, from her humble beginnings to her meteoric rise in wealth and power.
Some of the most unforgettable songs from the musical include “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina”,”You Must Love Me”, and “Another Suitcase in Another Hall”. This Singapore staging is directed by Harold Prince and features cast members from the original West End and Broadway production.
Russell Peters – Deported World Tour 2018
For those who just need a strong dose of laughter medicine
International comedy sensation Russell Peters is bringing his Deported World Tour to Singapore! In his one night in Singapore, this top comedian, who is known for his signature interactions with audience, will make you roll with laughter.
The tour also features Jake Johannsen who will add more flavor to the show with David Letterman’s favourite comics.
Rang Barsay – Festival of Colours
For the best colour party at the beach
Celebrate the Hindu Holi spring festival at Rang Barsay in Sentosa! This annual event is dubbed as the biggest Holi color party in Singapore and Southeast Asia. Join the fun in a day of food and music to celebrate the Hindu festival of love and colors. 7,000 revelers are expected to attend so it’s surely going to be a big rocking beach party!