ACT3I FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN
The ACT3i Festival for Children, a celebration of Arts and Theatre specifically catered for babies and early years. With a strong passion to feed young minds, build imagination, and support developmental growth, our purpose for this festival is to share the cruciality and importance of early years arts and that it should be established at the very first stage of life.
AIA FAMILY FEST
Get active with the whole family at the AIA Family Fest, an annual event organized by AIA Singapore specially for families and loved ones to come together and have fun!
AIA GLOW FESTIVAL
THE ULTIMATE FESTIVAL TO UNWIND, Life is hectic enough without the need for any more madness. And we hear you. Experience a new state of mind with us as you hit the reset button on life. Sometimes all we need is a little "Me Time", and we've got you covered.
Let's celebrate Akt Festival with non-stop storytelling!
ASIAN RESTORED CLASSICS
The annual Asian Restored Classics (ARC) is a film program presented by the Asian Film Archive to celebrate the best of Asian cinema. The festival provides a platform for the iconic classics that different institutions have restored to be appreciated by generations to come.
ARCHIFEST (SINGAPORE ARCHITECTURAL FESTIVAL)
This year marks the 13th Archifest (Singapore Architectural Festival) which began in 2007 as an annual festival for the city to celebrate architecture and the built environment. Organized by the Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA), it is a platform for people from all walks of life to discuss, debate, and dream about possibilities surrounding architecture, our city, and the built environment at large. This festival promotes the importance of sustainable architecture and urban design in creating a vibrant and delightful atmosphere.
Baybeats is Singapore’s own annual alternative music festival presented by Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay.
C3 AFA SINGAPORE (ANIME FESTIVAL ASIA)
Born in 2008, AFA is the largest and most followed J-pop culture event in Southeast Asia (“SEA”) covering Singapore, Indonesia & Malaysia, with over 30 festivals to date welcoming 1.7M attendees. AFA has become a household name to J-Pop Culture lovers in the SE Asian region, and is the leading and most effective content delivery platform, centering around all things Japanese Pop Culture.
CHATUCHAK NIGHT MARKET SINGAPORE
Singapore’s First Thai Night Market Featuring Chatuchak Tenants and Theme!
CHINATOWN MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL
One of the loveliest Chinese festivals, the Mid-Autumn Festival in Singapore celebrates the end of the autumn harvest with family gatherings, lanterns, and mooncakes. Marking the end of the autumn harvest, the Mid-Autumn Festival was traditionally a time to give thanks to the gods.
CHRISTMAS ON A GREAT STREET
One of Singapore’s most popular neighborhoods and a world-class destination for avid shoppers and discerning visitors alike, Orchard Road’s buzzing atmosphere amps up as Christmas comes to town.
Living up to its billing as Christmas on A Great Street, Orchard Road transforms into a wonderland filled with bright lights, enchanting decorations, irresistible festive buys, and endless bustle from holidaymakers.
The annual Christmas Wonderland is a must-see highlight of Singapore’s exciting year-end celebrations, bringing festive cheer to more than three million visitors of all ages since its debut in 2014.
CHINESE NEW YEAR
Also known as Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, Chinese New Year is undoubtedly the most important event in the Chinese calendar, and was traditionally a time to honour both traditional deities and familial ancestors.
If a single event could capture the essence of Singapore’s unique multicultural personality, it would be the Chingay Parade—an annual marvel of dazzling floats, dancing dragons, and stilt walkers. It may be held during the Chinese New Year festivities, but this wondrous event brings together people and performances from across Singapore’s cultural spectrum and is celebrated by Chinese, Malays, Indians, and Eurasians alike.
CINCO DE MAYO
Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for "Fifth of May") is an annual celebration held on May 5.
The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican army's victory over the french empire at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza.
COMMUNITY GARDEN FESTIVAL
The Community Garden Edibles Competition is back! Come admire the 12 heaviest and longest fruits and vegetables grown with dedication by our community gardeners, and take the chance to hear more about the growing process from them personally. Who knows, with the best tips, you could even submit your own fruit or vegetable at the next competition!
With powerful performances from around the world, exciting new creations, and a wide range of opportunities to learn various kinds of dance, this 11-day festival will open your mind, lift your spirit and get your body moving.
DBS MARINA REGATTA
The DBS Marina Regatta is part of the bank’s continuing efforts to engage the community and to share the vibrancy and dynamism of Singapore's new financial downtown with the public. Launched in 2012, every May, the Marina Bay literally comes to life with the DBS Marina Regatta, Singapore’s biggest water sports festival, which promises non-stop action both in the water and on land.
Deepavali or the Festival of Lights is the most important festival in the Hindu calendar and the most significant festival for the Indian community in Singapore. Deepavali usually falls in the month of October or November and celebrations begin weeks ahead in the Indian ethnic quarter of Little India. Signifying the triumph of good over evil or light over darkness, the streets of Little India sport colorful lights and traditional overarching decorations.
DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL
The age-old tradition lives on in modern Singapore with the Dragon Boat Festival, a traditional Chinese holiday with apocryphal origins dating back to China’s Warring States era.
EOY J-CULTURE FESTIVAL
EOY J-Culture Festival has always been one of the largest Japanese sub-cultural festivals in Singapore, offering an avenue for J-pop, anime, and lovers of Japanese culture to congregate and parade their passion through self-made performances, cosplay, illustrations, photography, and more. The layman onlooker will undoubtedly find this a highly fascinating and eye-opening experience.
EUROPEAN UNION FILM FESTIVAL
The European Union Film Festival is an annual event that showcases a selection of European films, giving local audiences a taste of Europe’s diversity and creativity. Films screened are recent and have encountered success in their country of origin. The films showcased in this festival may belong to a specific country, but they are all representative of Europe’s common cultural heritage.
FestivalForGood is Asia's largest celebration of Social Enterprises and the impact they create!
FOOD & BEVERAGE FAIR
The annual Food & Beverage Fair is back for its 17th edition.
One of the most popular and significant consumer F&B exhibitions in Singapore, showcasing over 200 F&B exhibitors and a plethora of local and Asian flavours, including your favourite brands and new product launches.
Francophones and Francophiles will celebrate Francophonie with many cultural and educational Rendez-vous for all. Dive into the richness of French with a festival of cinema, exhibitions, a talk, a workshop, a game contest
FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL
The longest-running film festival in Singapore continues to celebrate the best of French storytelling and share them with local movie-goers. The festival offers a line up across varied genres that you can enjoy in the theaters and in the comfort of your own home.
GARDEN BEATS FESTIVAL
Escape into our vibrant garden to dance, laugh, play, and open your mind!
Garden Rhapsody is Soak in the beautiful experience of music & lights amidst our Supertrees!
GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL
Be welcome to encounter a carefully selected film program of fascinating stories, characters, and cinematic styles. From drama over documentary to romance: Catch award-winning new releases and classics that are sure to entertain, challenge, and inspire in equal measure.
HallyuPopFest is an annual K-pop music festival that began in 2018. HallyuPopFest offers a full day’s activities from morning to night, with Red Carpet, Showcase, Artiste Engagement and Evening Concert!
HAPPINESS FILM FESTIVAL
Through this festival, we hope to raise greater awareness of happiness and well-being through films and post-film dialogues.
HARI RAYA AIDILFITRI
Marking the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan is the festival of Eid, known in Singapore as Hari Raya Aidilfitri or Hari Raya Puasa. Ramadan is a period of sober repentance for Muslims, with approximately 30 days of dawn-to-dusk fasting. Adherents of the faith also devote much of the month to worship, charitable deeds and acts of compassion.
HARI RAYA HAJI
Muslims in Singapore remember their faith with prayer and reflection during Hari Raya Haji, also known as the Festival of Sacrifice. Lasting four days, Hari Raya Haji commemorates Prophet Ibrahim’s (Abraham's) complete faith and trust in God.
HSBC WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
The HSBC Women’s World Championship is an established and prestigious golf event held in Singapore since 2008. It's considered 'Asia's Major' and boasts one of the strongest fields in women's golf outside of the five Major Championships.
HUAYI – CHINESE FESTIVAL OF ARTS
Launched in 2003 during the Chinese New Year, Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts was introduced as one of four annual cultural festivals at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay celebrating Singapore’s multicultural heritage. We aspire to make Huayi the pinnacle festival for Chinese artists and to be internationally recognized as an arts festival that showcases the works of the most outstanding Chinese artists.
HUNGRY GHOST FESTIVAL
Discover the rich traditions of Singapore’s Chinese population during The Hungry Ghost Festival, which honors the memories of the deceased. Just as the Americans have Halloween, the Chinese have the Hungry Ghost Festival (also known as Zhong Yuan Jie in Chinese), a festival held in honor of the dearly departed.
Hydeout: The Prelude promises to unite music lovers across the globe by bringing engaging and captivating content to your screens, wherever you may be. Featuring stories behind our stellar line-up of artists, dazzling on-demand performances, online games, avatar customization, and much more.
I LIGHT SINGAPORE
i Light Singapore is Asia’s leading sustainable light art festival held in Marina Bay. Held since 2010, I Light Singapore showcases light art installations created by artists from Singapore and around the world. These light art installations are designed with energy-saving lighting or environmentally-friendly materials to encourage festival-goers and the general public to adopt sustainable habits in their everyday lives. The Festival also features a range of fringe activities for visitors to enjoy, bringing vibrancy to public spaces in our city center.
INCOME ECO RUN
Income Eco Run 2019 is Southeast Asia’s premier eco-run which champions environmental conservation and aims to raise awareness for everyone to play their part in supporting the cause.
INDIAN TRADITIONAL GAMES FESTIVAL
ITGF aims to preserve, nurture, and flourish traditional Indian games such as Kabaddi, Kho-kho, Lagori, Langdi, Gilli Danda, and more.
INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING FESTIVAL SINGAPORE
Presented by The Storytelling Centre Limited and The Arts House, StoryFest is an annual festival that celebrates and showcases a variety of styles, repertoire, and cultural arts presentations of storytelling from Singapore and around the world.
We will be back again next year to provide you with a safe and positive running experience. Thank you for your support at ISCA Run and we look forward to seeing you again at next year’s run.
ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL
Every year, we strive to bring the best in Israeli cinema, introducing our audience to the rich culture, exquisite food, amazing people, and phenomenal experiences. It is through these films that you will get to explore and experience the true Israeli culture!
JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL
First started in 1983, the Japanese Film Festival aims to promote the appreciation of Japanese cinema and culture in Singapore.
JAPAN SUMMER FESTIVAL
The Japan Summer Festival held in conjunction with Sports Hub Community Play Day returns to the National Stadium with a bigger and better line-up of fun, food, and activities. Visitors can get to experience true Japan right at this immersive cultural exchange event with over 100 authentic Japanese stalls, Pokemon Carnival, Pikachu Dance Parade, all-day stage performances, traditional Bon-Odori dance, Yukata try-out, and many more.
Cityluxe was born out of a love of travel. We have traveled the world, discovered amazing cultures, and brought back only the best. To share with you. So that you can share with and give to your loved ones. Take your time to listen, smell, see, and touch. Enjoy.
JOO CHIAT ROCK FESTIVAL
Experience a music festival by the sea featuring an energetic and exhilarating lineup of live music, a variety of fringe activities, as well as food and drink stalls.
KALAA UTSAVAM – INDIAN FESTIVAL OF ARTS
Kalaa Utsavam – Indian Festival of Arts is an annual festival that celebrates Indian arts during the festive period of Deepavali. Launched in 2002 as a three-day festival, Kalaa Utsavam has since grown into a 10-day festival that presents a spectrum of classical to contemporary works by artists from the Indian subcontinent, the Indian diaspora, and Singapore.
KAMP SINGAPORE - K-POP MUSIC FESTIVAL
KAMP GLOBAL is the world’s first K-POP and Gaming IP Platform. As leading K-Culture synergy, KAMP bridges these 2 fastest growing industries, bridges countries and connects K-Culture fans all around the world.
KEPPEL LATIN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL
Latin American Film Festival is a yearly event showcasing the best in the film industry of Latin American countries in Singapore.
Legacy is a 2-day music festival that combines globally famous acts with a uniquely Singaporean spirit to present a world-class event. Join the world’s biggest acts in dance music to end the year with the biggest party in town!
LIGHT TO NIGHT FESTIVAL
For two weeks, art will extend beyond the walls of the Civic District's cultural institutions into the precinct's public spaces, transforming them with light, sound and movement.
M1 CONTACT CONTEMPORARY DANCE FESTIVAL
Billed for its bold curation, residency programmes, commissioning of local and international works across its several platforms, as well as a smorgasbord of workshops and technique classes, the annual M1 CONTACT Contemporary Dance Festival is presented by T.H.E Dance Company.
M1 PEER PLEASURE YOUTH THEATRE FESTIVAL
An annual youth theatre festival with a social conscience presented by ArtsWok Collaborative, in collaboration with Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay.
MALAYSIAN FILM FESTIVAL
The Malaysian Film Festival celebrates the very best of Malaysian cinema here in Singapore at the Old Parliament House (the Arts House) and runs in conjunction with the CausewayEXchange festival.
MARINA BAY COUNTDOWN
New Year celebrations in Singapore are an unforgettable affair, as fireworks illuminate our city’s iconic skyline and festivities fill our bustling streets.
MAYDAY! SG – SINGAPORE’S BIGGEST UNDERGROUND MUSIC FESTIVAL
Don't miss the chance to share the stage with Mayday Parade & With Confidence
at #MAYDAYSG2019 this 1st of May!
MEXICAN FILM FESTIVAL
Learn about the traditions and culture of this vibrant country through endearing drama and adventure; experience the resilient Mexican spirit in stories of love, loss, and overcoming hardship - come break down walls this September!
MIDDLE EAST FILM FESTIVAL
Each year, the Middle East Institute at NUS works closely with its partners to curate a collection of films that we hope will speak to you each in their own special way.
MORBID METAL FESTIVAL
Here we would like to take this opportunity to say few words to all our Morbid metal festival (MMF) bands & fans from all over the globe, big thank you to all for the kind support thru out all these years, without your support we won’t be where we are now today as for that we will have the next episode of MMF next year, more news will be updated in weeks to come, band Confirmed, more old school bands will be part of this episode.
National Day Parade (NDP)
Singapore’s National Day falls on August 9th and the National Day Parade (NDP) is a commemoration of Singapore’s Independence. One of Singapore’s much anticipated annual events, the NDP witnesses close to 25,000 spectators every year. Held at the Marina Bay, the celebrations include pre-parade light-hearted filler events, followed by the actual parade and ceremonies including the popular Presidential Gun Salute and culminates into a Grand Finale which is a 45-minute show segment, followed by an impressive fireworks display. The atmosphere is charged and most spectators sport the National Flag’s colors of red and white. You will also find the National Flag displayed on the facade of most housing estates across the island.
Navaratri is celebrated for nine days around September or October every year. It commences on the day of the new moon (Mahalaya Amavasya) of the Tamil month of Purattasi and continues for nine days. The 10th day is called Vijayadasami.
NEON LIGHTS FESTIVAL
Neon Lights music and arts festival announces an extra 13 music acts to our two-day.
NEW YEAR'S DAY
The year begins with festivities and every New Year heralds celebrations in Singapore. There are several venues that hold New Year’s Eve Countdown Parties for the public. The most popular waterfront events are ‘The Marina Bay Singapore Countdown’ and ‘Siloso Beach Party’ at Sentosa. Most of the Singaporeans frequent either of these locations to enjoy the public performances and witness the impressive fireworks display. Other popular party spots can be found along Orchard Road, Boat Quay and Clarke Quay.
NINE EMPEROR GODS FESTIVAL
The Nine Emperor Gods Festival is a nine-day festival, held annually from the last week of the eighth lunar month to the ninth day of the ninth lunar month. This festival is one of the most important religious events for the Taoist community in Southeast Asia, and is widely celebrated in countries like Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand.
NUS ARTS FESTIVAL
The largest arts event on campus is presented each year in March and collaborative practice is at the heart of its programming.
ONE LOVE ASIA FESTIVAL
A brand-new music festival concept fusing pop music, lifestyle and food, One Love Asia Festival is set to take place in two vibrant Asian metropolises – Singapore and Osaka in 2021. A first in Asia, this festival brings together a stellar lineup of Asian acts, plus interactive experiences to provide festival goers a mind-blowing experience. IMC Live Global plans to position One Love Asia Festival as the mega music and lifestyle festival on the mainstream festival circuit, and bring the brand to more cities in Asia from 2021.
The one-north Festival is an annual celebration of Research- Innovation- Creativity and Enterprise. Jointly organized by A*STAR and JTC- and supported by Science Centre Singapore- this event encouraged the public to immerse in science and technology through fun interactive displays- inspiring talks- workshops and tours for the whole family.
OSIM SUNDOWN MARATHON
Singapore’s first official night marathon, the Sundown Marathon has grown from strength-to-strength, beginning with 6000+ participants in the inaugural race in 2008 to a total of 25,000 participants in 2019 across all four categories, making it Asia’s largest night marathon.
PAINTING WITH LIGHT: INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF FILMS ON ART
Painting with Light is National Gallery Singapore's annual film festival dedicated to films that explore artistic practices, art institutions, and moments in art history that resonate in the present.
PASIR RIS BEACH ARTS FESTIVAL
This year, a 500 meters stretch of the Pasir Ris beach will be transformed into an experiential arts storyland to bring out the kid in every one of us!
PERSPECTIVES FILM FESTIVAL
Perspectives Film Festival — Breakthroughs in Cinema is an annual practicum course run by the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI), and organized by undergraduates from Nanyang Technological University (NTU).
PetExpo is Singapore’s largest pet event an all-encompassing fair that caters to the needs of pets, pet owners and promotes responsible pet ownership.
PRUDENTIAL MARINA BAY CARNIVAL
Prudential Marina Bay Carnival is back and it's bigger and better. With an addition of three new rides, there are now a total of 50 thrilling rides & games!
PONGAL (HARVEST FESTIVAL)
Pongal is a traditional Indian harvest festival that charms with its colorful intimations of an age gone by. Pongal is celebrated mostly in South India over four days, by farmers who give thanks to Surya, the Sun God and giver of life, for the blessings of a rich harvest.
QING MING FESTIVAL
Qing Ming Jie, which can be translated to mean “Clear and Bright Festival” or “Pure and Bright Festival”, is similar to All Souls’ Day observed in the Western world. It is a festival that falls in early April, 106 days after the December winter solstice. Filial piety and ancestral worship are emphasized during Qing Ming. Visiting cemeteries and columbaria with food and other offerings for deceased relatives marks this important period of remembrance.
RANG BARSAY HOLI SINGAPORE
Rang Barsay is the biggest spring color festival on the beaches of Singapore popular among expatriates and locals equally for a decade now!
RANG DE HOLI SINGAPORE
Holi as per Hindu Tradition a spring festival celebrated predominantly in India, also known as the festival of colors or the festival of love. The festival signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring, the end of winter, and for many a festive day to meet others, play and laugh, forget and forgive, and repair broken relationships.
The River Hongbao has been on Singapore’s festive calendar every year since 1987. Held at NS Square (the Marina Bay floating platform) this iconic event has become an integral tradition of Singapore’s Lunar New Year celebrations for locals and tourists alike.
RUM BELLION (SINGAPORE RUM FESTIVAL)
Rum Bellion is a social and experiential festival that celebrates the intriguing world of RUM.
SAINT PATRICK’S DAY IN SINGAPORE
The principal aim of the St. Patrick’s Festival, since its inauguration, is to develop a major annual international festival around the national holiday over which the ‘owners’ of the festival – the Irish people – would stand proud. It sets out to reflect the talents and achievements of Irish people on many national and world stages, and it acts as an exciting showcase for the manifold skills of the people of Ireland, of every age and social background.
SAKE FESTIVAL SINGAPORE
The largest gathering of sake & Japanese liquor for tasting. Currently in its 7th edition.
SAMARPANA – THE ASIAN FESTIVAL OF CLASSICAL DANCE
A classical dance festival with a difference, Samarpana aims to showcase established artists in performances that push boundaries. With a platform for upcoming artistes, Samarpana has established its unique position on Singapore's arts calendar, showcasing the present and future of classical dance
SEA SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL
From 12 - 20 September, SeaShorts presents handpicked short film programs, as well as forums and masterclasses, to showcase Southeast Asia’s stories and emerging filmmaking talents.
SILOSO BEACH PARTY
Siloso Beach Party is an annual event in Sentosa island, with two stages featuring 12 hours of non-stop chart-toppers across music genres! Hit up the Main Stage where top international and regional DJs including Mashd N Kutcher, Julian Jordan, and DJ Kaylova will spin an electrifying mix of party music as water jets thump the dance floor.
SINGAPORE ART WEEK
Singapore Art Week is an annual celebration of visual arts that takes place in the month of January. The nine-day celebration offers artists, collectives, organizations, and other art intermediaries a visible platform for showcasing a range of quality visual arts projects, discussions, and exhibitions to a local and international audience.
SINGAPORE BADMINTON OPEN
The Singapore Badminton Open is Singapore's most prestigious badminton tournament.
SINGAPORE BRASS FESTIVAL
SBF this year is an international platform for all artists and participants to exchange ideas and to boost creativity and continuity for this unique art form. Every single module in the festival is set to educate, enrich, engage, entertain, and leaving the best brass experience anyone can get.
SINGAPORE CAT FESTIVAL
The Singapore Cat Festival is the only event of its kind in Singapore, meant to celebrate the local cat community and culture. Whether you are a cat owner, enthusiast, or simply curious to learn more about these eccentric and lovable creatures, join us as we come together to celebrate our love for cats over a weekend of fun and activities!
SINGAPORE CHINESE FILM FESTIVAL
The annual SCFF seeks to cultivate an appreciation of independent Chinese language cinema.
SINGAPORE COCKTAIL FESTIVAL
An annual event on Asia's cocktail and nightlife calendar, Singapore Cocktail Festival (SGCF) is a social and experiential gathering of drink makers and lovers from around the world.
SINGAPORE DESIGN WEEK
SDW brings together a collection of local and international design activities in Singapore. Organised by the DesignSingapore Council, the SDW is open to the design community, businesses, design students, public sector officers and the general public
SINGAPORE DOG FESTIVAL
The Singapore Dog Festival is the only event of its kind in Singapore, meant to celebrate the local dog community and canine culture. We seek to bring to life different types of novel and interesting events, workshops, and fun activities for dogs, their owners, and canine enthusiasts!
SINGAPORE DRUM FEST
The first-of-its-kind in Asia, Singapore Drum Fest is a festival unlike any other music festival. Organized by Fest Events International, and modeled after the Modern Drummer Festival in the USA, Singapore Drum Fest brought the world’s best drummers and musicians in 2007 and 2008 for an unforgettable experience that is still talked about today.
SINGAPORE FOOD FESTIVAL
It’s no secret that Singaporeans are united in their love for great food. And nowhere is this more evident than at the annual Singapore Food Festival (SFF), which celebrates its 27th edition from August 21st to 30th.
SINGAPORE FRINGE FESTIVAL
The M1 Singapore Fringe Festival is an annual festival of theatre, dance, music, visual arts, and mixed media created and presented by Singaporeans and international artists. Themed differently each year, the Festival aims to bring the best of contemporary, cutting-edge, and socially engaged works to the Singapore audience.
SINGAPORE GARDEN FESTIVAL
Singapore Garden Festival (SGF) is a biennial event, recognized as one of the top flower and garden shows on the international calendar. Under its umbrella are two other offshoots – SGF Orchid Show and SGF Horticulture Show.
SINGAPORE HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Celebrate our heritage island-wide with food demonstrations and guided tours by our many community partners. Peel back the different layers of Tanjong Pagar’s history, go for an online tour of the former Marine Police Headquarters, enjoy a theatre tribute to Pasir Ris, and unravel hidden stories of these precincts.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL CHORAL FESTIVAL
Over the four days, choristers will get to perform at some of the most emblematic, cultural and historical venues in Singapore and there is nothing better than choral music to bind a community and serve as a bridge between generations.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS
At SIFA this year, The Arts House will once again be transformed into the Festival House. With meaningful engagement opportunities from artists talks, workshops, discussions, and the festival bar—House Pour, the Festival House breaks down the walls between artists and audiences to create unique experiences and inspiring art.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
As the largest and longest-running international film platform in Southeast Asia, SGIFF celebrates the stories of Asia, Southeast Asia, and the world as told through the art of film and the experience of cinema.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL
The Singapore International Photography Festival is a biennial gathering of minds from around the world with the common pursuit of advancing the art and appreciation of photography. It aims to be a much-needed arena for critical thought and academic discussion on photography in Southeast Asia.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
The Singapore International Jazz Festival (SING JAZZ) takes place annually at the magical Marina Bay Sands Singapore!
SINGAPORE MEDIA FESTIVAL
The Singapore Media Festival, hosted by the Infocomm Media Development Authority, is one of Asia’s leading international media events, where the industry meets to discover the latest trends, talents, and content in Asia for Film, TV, and digital media.
SINGAPORE MOTOR FESTIVAL
With passion and enthusiasm, it was carefully planned by a group of local Bikes & Cars enthusiast and held successfully.
SINGAPORE NIGHT FESTIVAL
Reimagine the night at Singapore Night Festival as the Bras Basah. Bugis district transforms into an ethereal wonderland over two weekends this Aug. Watch the façade of iconic landmarks spring to life in brilliance, familiar spaces surprise with artistic expressions, and animated storytellers enchant the crowd. Promising something for everyone, one can look forward to an exciting line-up of arts, heritage and cultural experiences brought together by partners and stakeholders in the district.
SINGAPORE RIVER FESTIVAL
Singapore River Festival is back for the fifth year running! With a highlight event at each of the three quays along the Singapore River, you are sure to find “Your River Your Vibe” this edition! Join us this August to September as we bring life to the river and put on a local twist to our famous tourist attraction.
SINGAPURA REGGAE FESTIVAL
A celebration of Reggae Music, Dance, Culture, Food & Positive Vibrations.
SINGAPORE RUGBY SEVENS
An annual sporting extravaganza, the World Rugby Sevens sees diehard fans and supporters turning up in droves to cheer on the sport’s greatest gladiators on their road to glory. Singapore plays host to the eighth of the World Rugby Sevens’ 10 legs and is the only Southeast Asian nation to hold this exciting event.
SINGAPORE SCIENCE FESTIVAL
A celebration of all things science and its role in shaping our lives and sculpting our future. Expect an exciting line-up of interactive events and activities that take you on a journey to experience, engage, and explore the power of science.
SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON
The Singapore International Triathlon (SIT) event is the flagship event for Triathlon Singapore since 2002. Previously known as the "OSIM SIT" (2002 to 2011), and "Cold Storage SIT" (2012 to 2013), the Triathlon Association of Singapore outsourced the event to Event Organizer "MetaSport" for 2014-2015 and "OrangeRoom" for 2016-2019.
SINGAPORE CULT AND UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL
SCUFF (Singapore Cult & Underground Film Festival), an annual film festival celebrating unusual and independent films from around the world.
SINGAPORE WRITERS FESTIVAL
Founded in 1986 as Singapore Writers’ Week, it is one of the few literary festivals in the world which is multi-lingual, celebrating works in Singapore’s four official languages –English, Malay, Chinese and Tamil – as well as other languages. Over the years, SWF has become an exciting meeting point of writers and thinkers in a choice spread of lectures, panel discussions, workshops, masterclasses and performances in 10 days.
SINGAPORE VEGAN FESTIVAL
The first Singapore Vegan Festival will be an experience replete with information, entertainment, fabulous food, and more. The festival will bring together the best vegan delights in Singapore, across cuisines, cultures, and expectations. From local delights to vegan biryani to fine Japanese and Greek food, expect a plethora of food experiences that promise to wow you.
SINGAPORE YACHT SHOW
The Singapore Yacht Show has become the premier boat and yacht show in Asia, significantly contributing to the development of the fast-growing ASEAN maritime and luxury lifestyle markets through innovation and creating opportunities – and a touch of glamour.
SINGAPORE YOUTH FESTIVAL
SINGAPORE YOUTH OLYMPIC FESTIVAL
The Singapore Youth Olympic Festival (SYOF) acts as a platform for youths to showcase their sporting talents. The SYOF is a legacy of the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) held in Singapore in 2010 and subsequently in Nanjing, China.
SMU ARTS FESTIVAL (A-PART)
A-PART is our first-ever online arts festival, organised as part of the university’s 20th anniversary celebrations. Conceived during the COVID-19 pandemic, and in the midst of our nation’s Circuit Breaker, A-PART is a creative response to us being apart yet remain a part of this shared experience and our communities, told through 8 original works.
SPROUT – FARM TO PEOPLE FESTIVAL
Sprout is Singapore’s largest farmers market bringing growers, producers, and the community together. A Farm-to-People Festival like no other, Sprout celebrates sustainable agriculture, urban farming, and good honest food. A Farm-to-People Festival like no other, Sprout celebrates sustainable agriculture, urban farming, and good honest food.
ST PATRICK’S DAY STREET FESTIVAL
It is that time of year once again when Singapore honors and celebrates all things, Irish! This year promises to be even bigger and better than ever as the street festival grows and improves upon the year past!
STANDARD CHARTERED SINGAPORE MARATHON
First established in 1982, Southeast Asia’s largest running event has been a massive draw for runners in Singapore and around the region. In recent years, the event has seen almost 50,000 participants pushing their physical and mental limits in a range of different race formats.
STREET SUPERIOR FESTIVAL
Street Superior is Singapore’s premier sneaker and streetwear convention, the 7th edition and biggest one yet from Sole Superior. Kicks, Threads & Art.
Uniting people with curious and imaginative spirits, Sundown Festival is designed for anyone with a love for Asian music and its diverse entertainment scene. The festival is programmed to celebrate all things Asian and promote its values and spirit — through music, food, art, and culture.
THE PODIUM LOUNGE SINGAPORE
The Ultimate A-List Party For The Racing Community (Grand Prix Season). In its 9th consecutive year at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, this sell-out, the celebrity-packed event is returning to The Grand Ballroom of The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, which undergoes a dramatic transformation into a glamorous ultra lounge featuring a dizzying overhead catwalk and VIP balconies offering a magical party experience with the racing community for up to 3,000 guests per night. The Podium Lounge Singapore follows sell-out parties around the globe including Monaco, Melbourne, and Abu Dhabi.
Anchored by a large, colorful annual procession, Thaipusam sees Hindu devotees in Singapore seeking blessings, fulfilling vows, and offering thanks. The festival is celebrated in honor of Lord Subramaniam (also known as Lord Murugan), the destroyer of evil who represents virtue, youth, and power.
THIS BUDDHIST FILM FESTIVAL
Based in Singapore, THIS Buddhist Film Festival is held every two years since 2009, to share Buddhist teachings through the film medium.
THE 50 CENTS FEST
The 50 Cents Fest is bringing the hustle and bustle back to the Chinatown Food Street once again with its 4th edition.
THE GREAT WINE & DINE FESTIVAL
Get ready for a gastronomic experience to remember, as The GREAT Wine & Dine Festival arrives at Resorts World Sentosa this October! Come discover the world's best wines and attend masterclasses by top wine critics. You’ll also get to savor festival-exclusive dishes created by celebrity chef restaurants such as Michelin starred-restaurant table65, as well as LA’s cult favorite, Lobsterdamus, for the first time in Singapore.
THE MICHELIN GUIDE STREET FOOD FESTIVAL
The highly anticipated MICHELIN Guide Street Food Festival returns after the sell-out last year! A riveting repertoire of multi-cultural and delicious street food from the kitchens of Michelin-starred restaurants celebrated Bib Gourmand and famous Hawker center eateries under one roof
THEEMITHI OR FIREWALKING FESTIVAL
The annual Firewalking Festival is a significant religious event for Hindus in Singapore. Ceremonies and events relating to the festival and the sacred crossing of a firepit takes place at Sri Mariamman Temple (SMT), Singapore’s oldest Hindu temple. The festival is in honor of Goddesses Sri Mariamman and Sri Drowpathai Amman, the presiding deities of the Temple.
THE VIRTUAL CONSCIOUS FESTIVAL
Organize Conscious Festivals annually in cities across Asia and Europe. Our aim is to empower people with knowledge and inspire them to take positive action to help save our planet. And for the first time ever, we’re going virtual.
TREBLE VOICES FESTIVAL
This concert of the festival will turn its attention to local treble choruses, presenting a wide variety of vocal acts from the various communities in Singapore.
Ultra Singapore sees the legendary, worldwide dance brand touch down in the island city-state this June, bringing with them some of EDM and house music's biggest stars.
Urban Aquathon is a 2-stage sprint race comprising of a swim followed by a run. The swim leg will commence in the Olympic-size swimming pool which is relatively safe for all. Given its urbanized set up, the event is ideal for all levels of participants from high-octane athletes aiming for podiums or PBs; aspiring athletes transiting to triathlon; newbies, and kids.
Vesak Day, the full moon day of the fourth lunar month, is the most important annual event for the Buddhist community in Singapore. Vesak Day usually falls in May and commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and final nirvana of the Buddha. Buddhist temples are colorfully decorated with Buddhist flags and lights and shrines are adorned with flowers, fruits, and other offerings.
VOILAH! FRANCE SINGAPORE FESTIVAL
Presented by the Embassy of France in Singapore, This year, there are about 50 programs covering culture, education, science, and lifestyle, expressing France’s true friendship with Singapore in good times as well as hard times.
WAN QING CULTURE FESTIVAL
Celebrate the beauty of our diverse cultural traditions. Visitors will have the opportunity to experience Singapore’s heritage in fresh and immersive ways such as interactive workshops, performances, and more!
WAN QING DUMPLING FESTIVAL
Uncover ancient Chinese myths and practices from the comfort of your own home with the inaugural digital edition of the well-loved Wan Qing Dumpling Festival celebrations by the Sun Yat-Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall!
WORLD GOURMET SUMMIT
The annual World Gourmet Summit is a fresh take on food festivals, with its focus on top-notch wining and dining. Head to the World Gourmet Summit in Singapore for a celebration of fine cuisine, excellent wines, and wonderful dining experiences.
One of Asia’s longest-running annual dance music festival, ZoukOut, brings Asia’s best nightclub and the 4th ranked nightclub in the world, Zouk, to the great outdoors. The festival is also Asia’s largest dusk-to-dawn beach festival in the region. Programming for ZoukOut runs over 12 hours with the last night of the two-day festival ending only at 8 am.