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: Zucchini Roll with Ground Beef and Cheddar Cheese
Need an easy meal this weekend? Try making this Zucchini Roll. All you need is some slices of Zucchini, ground beef, cheddar cheese and eggs! Combine the ingredients and form a giant roll that is both rich in nutrients and yummy at the same time!
2) Workout to Fitness: Savage Love (Laxed Siren Beat)//BTS Remix//4 Minutes
Checkout SG Lifestyle’s fitness pick for the week Savage Love (Laxed Siren Beat)//BTS Remix//4 Minutes by MYLEE Dance. Catch on with the K-Pop wave this weekend with this dance workout while losing some calories.
3) Get Creative: 14 Clever Ways to Upcycle
Have empty plastic bottles, glass jars and boxes lying around the house? Go green and upcycle these items into cute and useful organisers for your house. Here are 14 upcycling crafts you can consider making this weekend!
4) Contest: The Writer’s Quarter Competition
Good news for all inspired writers. Here’s a chance to flaunt your writing talent and stand a chance to win $30 cash prize. The short story competition hosted by The Writing Quarter allows anyone (18 and above) from around the world to submit their story for panel judging. Submission should consist of no more than 1000-3000 words (open theme) and be submitted by the last day of the month via email to email@example.com. Start putting your imagination into words this weekend!
Click HERE for more details.
5) Virtual Tour: Explore National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries with Explore.org
Explore national parks and wildlife sanctuaries from around the world right from your home! Explore.org has up to 100 livestream webcams set up giving you an option to view these parks and sanctuaries at any moment. Bonus: It includes livestream of the spellbinding Northern Lights too!
Click HERE to start exploring!
6) Experiment: DIY rain cloud
What makes rain and how do clouds form? During this rainy season, get down to explore and answer questions on what makes rain with your children this weekend with this simple DIY rain cloud experiment.
7) Exhibition: National Museum Singapore x Doraemon- Gadgets of the Future
National Museum Singapore Doraemon – Gadgets of the Future is happening from 31 October to 27 December 2020 with free admission for all. This indoor and outdoor exhibition includes tons of photo opportunities with life-sized Doreamon’s figurines, have a chance at designing your own gadget and go on a scavenger hunt to win exclusive Doraemon merchandise with a special Singaporean twist.
Date: 31 October – 27 December 2020, 10.00am- 7.00pm
Location: 93 Stamford Road, National Museum of Singapore, Singapore 78897
8) Exhibition: Singapore Art Museum Mini Mobile Museum’s – The Dream from the Other Side
Drop by Woodlands Regional Library to explore Singapore Art Museum Mini Mobile Museum’s- The Dream from the Other Side by Singaporean artist Melissa Tan. The Dream from the Other Side explores the mapping of Singapore over the years via topographical maps, presenting Singapore from the 1950s to present day. You may choose to view the exhibition online via Singapore Art Museum’s Facebook if you prefer to stay home. Singapore Art Museum’s YouTube channel will also feature interactive artist-led activities and digital games which families with children can enjoy together.
When: 28 Oct – 13 Dec 2020
Where: Woodlands Regional Library/ Singapore Art Museum’s Facebook
9) Virtual: Van Gogh Worldwide
Van Gogh Worldwide is a new project collaborated by a group of Dutch museums, presenting over 1,000 of Van Gogh’s masterpieces digitally. Now you can view almost half of Van Gogh’s works from the safety of your own home without having to travel to Amsterdam!
Click HERE to start viewing.
10) Virtual: Wan Qing Culture Fest 2020
This year, Wan Qing CultureFest 2020 will be celebrated online! From LIVE sessions on Ang Ku Kueh making to understanding the symbolism behind a Chinese wedding tea ceremony, keep a lookout for all these exciting activities lined-up from 14–29 November. Do remember to also check out the list of ingredients to prepare if you are interested in making Ang Ku Kueh!
Click HERE for more details.
When: 14-29 November 2020
Where: Wan Qing Yuan- Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall Facebook
11) Virtual: Japan Rail Cafe- The Japan Rail Fair
The Japan Rail Fair by Japan Rail Cafe is the first-ever online rail travel fair! From 20–22 & 27–28 November, learn more about Japan’s railway through exciting activities, informative webinars, sharing sessions, and engaging workshops that celebrate the wonders of Japan rail travel.
Click HERE for more information
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!
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