Singapore Night Festival
Date: 22 – 23 Aug and 29 – 30 Aug 2014
Venue: Bras Basah and Bugis Precinct
Description: See Singapore’s heritage district in a whole new light as the Bras Basah and Bugis Precinct comes alive with spectacular outdoor light installations as part of this bustling nocturnal festival. Featuring a breathtaking variety of music, dance, art and aerial performances in addition to late night openings at the participating venues, this is one excellent reason to stay out late.
Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival
Date: 23 Aug – 28 Sep 2014
Description: Commemorate one of the most important festivals on the Chinese calendar as it kicks off with a rousing street parade, multi-cultural performances, fireworks and a glittering light-up display. Soak in the sights and sounds of Chinatown through a traditional lantern walk, and sweeten your holiday with traditional treats such as mooncakes and fine tea from the bustling street bazaar.
Singapore International Festival of Arts
Date: 12 Aug – 21 Sep 2014
Description: Culture vultures should not miss this year’s exciting Singapore International Festival of Arts, headed by local theatre luminary Ong Keng Sen. Expect some of the biggest names in the international arts scene, such as film composer Michael Nyman, cutting-edge German theatre company the Berliner Ensemble and New York-based The Wooster Group, best known for their experimental theatre.
Singapore Garden Festival
Date: 16 – 24 Aug 2014
Description: The Singapore Garden Festival returns this year at Gardens by the Bay and is set to impress with even more spectacular garden and floral displays. Expect to see creations by local and top designers from renowned garden shows around the world, an exquisite display of the rich and diverse heritage of orchids, as well as over 70 stalls selling plants, gardening wares and other memorabilia.
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