What to Do in Singapore: 14 WEEKEND EVENTS with FREE ADMISSION (23 – 24 November 2019)

Wondering what to do in Singapore this weekend? Well, the SG Lifestyle Team has you covered every weekend! This week – we managed to round up 14 EVENTS with FREE ADMISSION to check out THIS weekend of 23 – 24 November 2019 and HERE they are! 

1) Sentosa Island Lights 2019

Sentosa’s Island Lights is back, this time at Sentosa Cove! Light up your social media feed with interactive installations and performance art by artists from around the globe. Catch the spectacular Boat Light Parade & Holiday Market (16 & 17 Nov), engage in fun-filled activities, watch an outdoor movie or indulge in a relaxing dinner by the quay.

Event admission is free*, plus use the promo code ‘SentosaEvenings’ for $6 off your Grab ride into Sentosa from 5pm – 9pm.
*Island admission payable separately.


Event: Sentosa Island Lights 2019
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 6:30pm – 10:30pm
Location: Sentosa Cove @ Sentosa, Singapore 099981
Admission Fee: FREE! (*Island admission payable separately)

2) LINE Friends Pop-up Store @ Bugis+

Calling all LINE FRIENDS lovers, come down and experience the world of LINE FRIENDS at our POP-UP STORE at Bugis+ atrium, Level 2, from 15 November 2019 to 1 January 2020, 10am to 10pm daily! Stay tuned to our pages for more updates on EXCLUSIVE LINE FRIENDS merchandises not to be missed!


Event: LINE Friends Pop-up Store @ Bugis+
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 1 January 2020)
Time: 12:00pm – 10:00pm (Friday); 10:00am – 10:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Location: Atrium @ Bugis+ Level 2, Singapore
Admission Fee: FREE!

3) Artbox Singapore 2019: Eden

It’s time to put the ART in ARTBOX.

In our specially curated 3rd Edition of ARTBOX SINGAPORE, we celebrate the infinite variety of the Arts that we simply cannot live without. More than just an event, this is a movement we believe Singapore has long awaited for. A marvelling experience for both families and friends awaits you this November. Honouring art, creation and humanity, no statement can do this celebration justice, other than ARTBOX SINGAPORE: EDEN.

We bring with us our signature array of regional food, shopping and this year’s unique performances and recreations. See you then, Singapore.

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Event: Artbox Singapore 2019: Eden
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 3:00pm – 11.00pm
Location: Singapore Turf Club (The Grounds@Kranji)
Admission Fee: FREE! (Admission fees apply for installations)

4) Gelam Gallery Alive

Gelam Gallery Alive, organized by Colorinc Pte Ltd and supported by Singapore Tourism Board, is a lively arts and craft market with numerous performances. This event will be held at the recently opened first ever outdoor art gallery Gelam Gallery @ Muscat Street over 2 weekends in November, 16-17 November and 22-23 November 2019.


Event: Gelam Gallery Alive
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
Location: Gelam Gallery @ Muscat Street, 80 Arab Street, Singapore 199777
Admission Fee: FREE!

5) Exhibition: China by Steve McCurry | Leica SL2

Leica Galerie Singapore is proud to present “China” by Steve McCurry, where he decided as his first official location to take photographs with the Leica SL2. The photographs convey a sense of naturalness and confidence, as if they were a seamless, uninterrupted flow which continues from Steve’s previous Chinese experience.


Event: Exhibition: China by Steve McCurry | Leica SL2
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday) (Recurring till 31 December 2019)
Time: 10:00am – 10:00pm
Location: Leica Galerie @ Raffles Hotel Shopping Arcade, 328 North Bridge Road, Singapore 188719
Admission Fee: FREE!

6) LINE Friends Pop-Up Store @ The Star Vista

LINE FRIENDS lovers rejoice! Experience the world of LINE FRIENDS at the LINE FRIENDS Pop-Up Store at our B1 Star Plaza, from 18 Nov to 1 Dec, 10am – 10pm! Get your exclusive LINE FRIENDS merchandise only available at The Star Vista! What’s more! Get a F&B voucher when you make any purchase.


Event: LINE Friends Pop-Up Store @ The Star Vista
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 10:00am – 10:00pm
Location: The Star Vista, 1 Vista Exchange Green, Buona Vista, Singapore 138617
Admission Fee: FREE!

7) SMF Festival Village

The all-new Festival Village for Singapore Media Festival – SMF 2019 will host exciting activities over two action-packed WEEKENDS at Armenian Street!

It’s all happening at Armenian Street, where you can join in the fun including dazzling cinematic experiences under the stars – such as Japanese filmmaker Naoko Ogigami’s 2012 comedy-drama Rent-a-Cat.

The SMF Festival Village will also host interactive events such as workshops and masterclasses, immersive #AR and# VR showcases, live performances, meet-and-greet sessions, food and games and other entertainment perfect for bonding with your family and friends.

You can explore the distinct niches of the Village: Namely, the DISCOVER, LEARN, LIVE and PLAY zones!

The SMF Festival Village completes the full experience of the Singapore Media Festival. Admission is FREE, so see you there!


Event: SMF Festival Village
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11:00am – 10:00pm
Location: Armenian Street
Admission Fee: FREE! (Some events require tickets with fully refundable booking fees)

8) Weekend Farmer’s Market

Shop a range of artisan products from fresh produce to local handmade crafts at the Weekend Farmer’s Market on 23 & 24 November 2019, 9am to 3pm at the Chye Seng Huat Hardware courtyard.

As a shopper at the Weekend Farmer’s Market, you can stand to walk away with attractive prizes sponsored by participating vendors in the instant lucky dip!

All you have to do is to spend S$50 at the CSHH Coffee Bar. Terms and conditions apply.


Event: Weekend Farmer’s Market
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Location: Chye Seng Huat Hardware, 150 Tyrwhitt Road, Singapore 207563
Admission Fee: FREE!

9) Christmas Crafters Market @orchardgateway

Indulge yourself in a curated christmas crafters market from 11-24 November and 2-15 December 2019 at orchardgateway Level 1, the runway. Be wowed by our local designer made products, artisan jewellery, bespoke gifts, wellness and lifestyle products suitable for any ages. Best souvenir to bring back home!


Event: Christmas Crafters Market @orchardgateway
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11:00am – 9:30pm
Location: orchardgateway, 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858
Admission Fee: FREE!

10) A Mindful Christmas Market!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
The holiday season is approaching, and it’s time to to keep the magic of Christmas alive the sustainable way! Bring your family and friends down to The Green Collective SG on 23 – 24 November, and learn how you can enjoy the spirit of Christmas without the guilt.

Unique green gifts and merriment!
Thinking of getting that special someone a gift to kickstart their environmentally friendly journey? You’ve definitely come to the right spot be it zero waste or sustainable fashion. With over 45 brands, The Green Collective has something for everyone ! #friendsgogreen


Event: A Mindful Christmas Market!
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11:00am – 9:00pm
Location: The Green Collective SG, #02-18, Funan SG, 107 North Bridge Road, Singapore 179105
Admission Fee: FREE!

11) National Bikers’ Weekend 2019

The biggest motorbike event is back! Largest display of motorbikes, accessories and related services, with incredible deals and offers! Latest bike launches, demo rides, race queens/personalities, & lucky draws.


Event: National Bikers’ Weekend 2019
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Location: D’Marquee, Downtown East, 1 Pasir Ris Close, Singapore 519599
Admission Fee: FREE!

12) So Cantai Market 2019

So Cantai Market is a colorful Indian-inspired market with vendors selling various crafts and lifestyle products with numerous interactive performances and workshops like rangoli art, communal painting, art installations and more… This event will all be held at a cozy park @ Clive Street, Little India over 2 weekends in November, 23-24 November and 30 November-1 December 2019. Visitors can participate in the various workshops or simply enjoy the special performances under shady trees and colorful tents.

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Event: So Cantai Market 2019
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 4:00pm – 10:00pm (Saturday), 11:00am – 4:00pm (Sunday)
Location: Clive Street, Little India
Admission Fee: FREE!

13) Asia Pacific Food Expo 2019

Other than over 100 local and international stalls, presenting wide array of food, there will be a host of exciting activities during the Food Expo – appearances by popular radio DJs, cooking demo by celebrity chefs, daily giveaways as well as entertaining local and foreign acts held at the Central Stage area daily.


Event: Asia Pacific Food Expo 2019
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11:00am – 10:00pm
Location: Singapore Expo Hall 4, 1 Expo Dr, Singapore 486150
Admission Fee: FREE!

14) Home Team Festival 2019

The largest public showcase of the Home Team’s capabilities. Find out who we are, what we do, and how you can play a part to keep Singapore safe and secure.


Event: Home Team Festival 2019
Date: 23 & 24 November 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time: 11:00am – 9:00pm (Saturday), 9:00am – 9:00pm (Sunday)
Location: Singapore Expo Halls 2 & 3, 1 Expo Dr, Singapore 486150
Admission Fee: FREE!

With so many exciting events happening every weekend, you can’t say that Singapore is boring with nothing to do now, can youIt’s not, you just have to keep your eyes and ears peeled but we’ve done some of the work for you in this post here for events that span over the ENTIRE weekend (both days)! Best of all – they are ALL FREE ADMISSION!

P.s These events are just a tip of an iceberg of what Singapore has to offer every single weekend! 

More importantly – don’t say we NEVER share! 

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