The highly anticipated annual Chingay Parade will return as a spectacular digital showcase in 2021!
Featuring captivating performances through a blend of old and new cultural performances, traditional and emerging art forms, the 49th edition of Chingay promises a feast for the eyes with exhilarating laser shows, and provides a platform for community engagement with its engaging co-creative programmes.
Themed ‘Light of Hope’ – Singapore’s inaugural digital Chingay will be aired live on television, online and social media channels on 20 February 2021, 8pm – 9pm. In its new digital format, audiences will now be able to tune in from anywhere and everywhere for the first time in 49 years.
Chingay 2021 continues to be a platform to showcase and promote the dynamism of Singapore’s unique multiculturalism. Over 2,000 performers and 150 organisations will join hands with PA to delight audiences with a new, refreshed digital programme that seeks to elevate the Chingay viewing experience.
Anchoring the Digital Chingay 2021 programme is the concept of co-creation. A community engagement campaign entitled ‘Jalan Jalan with Chingay’ will showcase the rich diversity of local and community talents, and unveil the ‘hidden gems’ amongst us. Selected submissions from the following programmes will be featured as part of the Digital Chingay 2021 line-up.