Wondering what to do this weekend? Here’s the SG Lifestyle Team’s weekly round-up of FREE WEEKEND ACTIVITES TO DO IN SINGAPORE (well, mostly free) during Phase 2 as we try to adapt to a new normal while waiting for the current COVID-19 situation to improve.
This includes a mixture of virtual/digital events/activities you can do at home, as well as physical events/places to visit/attend. Nevertheless, please do your due diligence to do your part to stay safe.
Recommended Advisory Notice: Let’s play our part to Stay Safe during this period:
Wear a mask and see a doctor promptly if you are sick!
Wash your hands regularly and properly using soap and water!
1) Try Out: Cute Plant Pot Tiramisu
Challenge yourself this weekend by reconstructing the classic Tiramisu cake into a cute plant pot. Follow this easy recipe and try making this well loved Italian cake in cute plant pot style and surprise a loved one today!
2) Workout to Fitness: NCT Zumba Dance Workout// Make a Wish (Birthday Song) & Misfit// 8 Minutes
Checkout SG Lifestyle’s fitness pick for the week 8 Min K-POP Zumba Dance Workout// Make a Wish (Birthday Song) & Misfit by Vivien Yuan. Want to learn some new dance moves and burn those calories? Be sure to try out this intense zumba dance workout that incorporates many of NCT’s dance moves which are easy to follow and calories-torching!
3) Get Creative: Water Candles
It’s November and the weekend of Diwali! Get in the festive mood by making your own water candle! This simple candle can be made with materials found around the house. What’s more? It’s easy enough for the entire family to make together! Great for a bonding activity this weekend.
4) Virtual Tour: andBeyond Safari Livestream
Enjoy the wildlife sighting with Travel company andBeyond on Instagram Live. Also happening twice daily on YouTube and Facebook is their interactive three-hour safari tour where viewers will get to interact with the guide.
5) Contest: The Shoppe’s Little Superstar by The Shoppes Marina Bay Sands
Here’s one contest for all parents out there! The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands is looking for their next uber-stylish kids! Win amazing prizes worth up to $1,000! All you have to do is fill in the participation form and submit a photo of your child in a stylish outfit to ShoppesEvents@MarinaBaySands.com by 15 November 2020. Winners will be announced by 3rd week of November! Furthermore, all participants will get to enjoy Christmas goodies and special perks at the exclusive Little Luxury Stars activations. Contest is open to Singapore residents only.
6) Do Good: Rebuild the World with Lego Singapore
Lego lovers rejoice! Now you can have fun building with Lego while contributing towards building a better world. Lego Singapore will be giving $2000 worth of Lego sets to kids for every 50 builds shared on Facebook and Instagram. Simply share your builds on Facebook and/or Instagram by 15 November and hashtag #RebuildTheWorld, #BuildToGiveSG, #LEGO. Remember to set your post to Public! Start getting creative with your family this weekend!
7) Event: Arts in Your Neighbourhood
An initiative by the National Arts Council (NAC), Arts in Your Neighbourhood (AYN) returns this November for it’s second installation this year. Re-discover and revive memories and stories of Kallang and Geylang neighbourhood through a variety of both physical and digital experiences. Not to be missed is the dynamic light projection that will be displayed on the façade of Old Airport Road Hawker Centre!
Date: 12-29 November 2020
8) Participate: Asics World Ekiden Run
The Asics World Ekiden Run is a virtual relay run that you can participate from anywhere, around the world, as a team. From 10 November- 22 November feel inspired and motivated in this free global relay race while you compete against teams from all over the world. All you have to do is assemble a team of up to six participants and complete a distance between 5K and 10K each. Total distance completed and time clocked will be posted to a global leaderboard. No prior experience required. What are you waiting for?
Date: 10 – 22 November 2020
9) Event: Art After Dark – Above & Beyond
The tenant galleries of Gillman Barracks have put together a roster of visual arts programmes in this event for the public. Happening between 6-15 November 2020, all are welcome to spend some time engaging in contemporary arts through live artmaking, online film screenings, panel discussions, and docent tours. Are you ready to grow your knowledge and appreciation of contemporary art?
When: 6-15 November 2020
Live – Gillman Barracks Galleries
Online- GillmanBarracks Facebook
10) Experiment: 5 Amazing Kids Science Experiments with Eggs
Have spare eggs in your pantry? Or eggs that have expired? Try out this 5 Amazing Kids Science Experiments with Eggs by The Dad Lab! Get amused and behold the power of eggs!
11) Shop: Sift & Pick 11.11 Sunny Sales
Shop Sift & Pick biggest SALE of the year from 4-15 November 2020. The Sift & Pick 11.11 Sunny Sale will give customers a chance to check out their carts with flash sales, buy one get one free deals, gift with purchases and daily vouchers up for grabs! Shop till you drop at Sift & Pick 11.11 Sunny Sales this weekend and bag home best sellers like MARHEN.J, ORYANY and STUDIO MU YU at more than 50% off its usual retail price!
When: 4- 15 November 2020
12) Join SITEX 11.11 Double Happiness Giveaway
11.11 might be over, but not for SITEX with their 11.11 Double Happiness giveaway running from now till 25 Nov where two lucky winners stand a chance to win a LUMOS AURO Home Cinema Projectors (Smart Version – YouTube & Netflix) worth $398!
13) (14 Nov Only) Virtual Performance: Mega Deepavali Online Show
Produced in Singapore, this 2 hours online showcast will feature dance and skits by local celebrities and performance groups, videos of Little India and a new Deepavali Community Song. The Mega Deepavali Online Show will be broadcast on TV across the world so tune in to the showcase this weekend and get in the festive mood together with people around the world!
When: 14 November 2020
Time: 10.00am – 12.00pm
Where: LiSHA’s Facebook
We hope you enjoy this week’s round-up of weekend activities to do in Singapore FOR FREE!
More importantly – stay safe and don’t say we NEVER share!
Lastly, we wish all our readers a Happy Deepavali!
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