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: 1 Minute Microwave Cupcake!
Having a last minute sweet craving? Try out this easy 1 Minute Microwave Cupcake recipe by Emma’s Goodies. It uses common ingredients found in the pantry so you won’t need to run out to get the ingredients!
2) Workout to Fitness: 7 Min K-Pop Dance Workout Cardio (Beg Level)//TWICE (트와이스)//MORE & MORE, FANCY
Checkout SG Lifestyle’s fitness pick for the week 7 Min K-Pop Dance Workout Cardio (Beg Level)//TWICE (트와이스)//MORE & MORE, FANCY by Olivia StyleMe. This easy to follow beginner’s level dance workout is suitable for all at home. Now you can get the young and old at home to join you in burning those calories while having some fun together!
3) Get Creative: DIY Diwali Card
Diwali is just a week’s away. What’s more meaningful than a handmade greeting card for your family and friends. Get creative with your kids this weekend and make some greeting cards with this easy to follow DIYA pop-up card Colours Creative Space.
4) Participate: Great Eastern Women’s Run Singapore
Get moving by joining the Great Eastern Women’s Run. Continue to keep the GEWR spirit alive by supporting and motivating one another virtually. No registration is required and it’s free! Simply decide on a distance (or multiple distances) to run and submit your entry after completing your run in one attempt between 1 to 8 November 2020.
5) Virtual Event: Baybeats 2020
Happening between 6-8 November, Baybeats is the biggest annual alternative music festival held in Singapore. What’s more? It’s free! Throughout the three days, there will be both pre-recorded and live videos that you can tune in to from the comfort of your home.
When: 6-8 November 2020
Time: 7.00pm onwards
Where: Baybeats Facebook, Instagram and Youtube
6) Contest: UOB GIVEAWAY
To help jumpstart your wanderlust engines and start discovering Singapore, UOB is giving away 3 Thule Lithos 16L backpacks to 3 lucky winners. Simply leave a comment on the post by posting your most creative photo of a must-see, must-eat or must-do spot in Singapore and state what you love about this place. Contest ends on 13 Nov 2020, 11:59pm. Hurry and start clicking your cameras away.
7) Exhibition: Community on Colours – Rangoli Art Installation
The Community on Colours – Rangoli Art Installation is an exhibition coordinated by renowned and acclaimed Rangoli artist Vijaya Mohan, featuring Rangoli designs created by members of various Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs). Head down now and get inspired by the Rangoli Art.
When: 31 October to 6 December 2020
Where: POLI @ Hindoo Road
8) Virtual Event: Celebrate Deepavali with Spice and Everything Nice
Join National Museum Singapore in their first digital Deepavali experience. Among the many line-up, includes unique music presentations, talk on uses of spices in dishes, storytelling about the Festival of Lights and watch a Rangoli created by an artist live, all from the comfort of your home. What’s more, in celebration of Deepavali, Museum goers can enjoy free admission to all galleries on 7 November too!
When: 7 – 9 November 2020
Time: 10.30am onwards
Where: NMS Facebook
9) Do Good: Fairprice Share A Textbook 2020
FairPrice Share-A-Textbook 2020 is back. This year, pre-loved textbooks can be donated at 77 FairPrice stores islandwide from 29 October to 30 November 2020.
All the books collected will be sent for sorting before distributing to the less fortunate. Textbooks donated need to be of current syllabus and in usable condition.
Other reference books like assessment books, story books and encyclopaedias are also welcomed. Volunteering Opportunities are also available for those who wish to help out with back end tasks like sorting of books and matching of books to recipients.
Click HERE for more details.
10) Shop: Shopee 11.11 Big Sale
From now till 11 November 2020, kickstart your shopping game with the 11.11 sales. Get ready for up to a million dollars worth of discount deals, 30% cashback and 20% off vouchers on skincares, makeups, food and beverages. Start shopping today!
11) (7 Nov only) Virtual Concert: KDF x Serangoon Community Club Sing for Charity 2020
10 performers will come together to sing and raise funds for KDF at Sing for Charity 2020, an online concert done in collaboration with The Serangoon Community Club (SRCC). The 2-hour long performance will be livestreamed on Facebook and hosted by getai personality Lee Peifen and KDF Charity Ambassador Yap Say Pin. Mark your calendar and pledge your support for Sing for Charity.
When: 7 November 2020, Saturday
Time: 7.30pm- 9.30pm
Where: KDF Facebook
12) (7 Nov Only) Virtual Workshop: Turn Trash into ‘Treasure’
Learn to upcycle unused items found around the house into a useful mask holder in this free workshop brought to you by Women’s Integration Network, happening only on 7 November 2020.
13) (7 Nov Only) Webinar: Lung Cancer Online Public Forum 2020
Lung cancer is one of the most common cancer diagnosed in Singaporean men and women. Join the Lung Cancer Online Public Forum 2020 on 7 November and learn more about it’s symptoms and preventive measures with specialists. It’s free! All you have to do is register and select your preferred session to reserve a slot.
Click HERE to register
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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