April marks the peak of spring which means the beginning of a fresh new start as well as a fresh new slew of the trendiest events to hit Singapore.
Whether you are seeking to relieve childhood memories to rubbing shoulders with the world’s biggest stars, there’s something for everyone to get going this April, young and old, rich or poor.
1. Marvel’s Red Carpet Event
Always wanted to meet your favourite Avengers’ heroes irl? Well, there’s a chance for you to do so.
And it’s free.
With the release of Avengers: Infinity War looming around the corner, Robert Downey Jr.(Iron Man), Benedict Cumberbatch(Doctor Strange) and Karen Gillian(Nebula) and Director Joe Russo will be gracing our sunny shores in a red carpet event on 16th April, 7 pm at Marina Bay Sands Event Plaza.
Not only will you get to meet your favourite Avengers, you will also get to indulge in a film screening of Avengers: Age of Ultron and Captain America: Civil War.
There will be concession stands selling food and beverages.
And like we said, it’s completely free.
Registration starts at 7 am at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Hall B and will be based on a first come first serve basis.
You can find out more here.
2. Ben and Jerry’s Free Cone Day
With temperatures reaching an all-time high, who wouldn’t a cool and sweet treat? Here comes Ben and Jerry’s to our rescue!
From 12 pm to 8 pm on 10th April, Ben and Jerry outlets all across the island are dishing out ice cream for free!
Free Cone Day began in 1979 in Burlington Vermont, in appreciation to its customers for showing their love and support to their business.
So gather your pals and gals and mark your calendars for 10th April!
3. Fashion Revolution 2018 Swap Party 28 April
Sick of your wardrobe? Looking for new clothes? Money not enough??
Well, don’t fret, because the Fashion Revolution 2018 Swap Party is here to give your closet a new lease on life!
Instead of shopping for new clothes, swap them! From smart office suits to a snazzy casual date night outfit, there’s something for everyone.
Simply select clothes or accessories you don’t wear anymore, walk in and drop off your items at selected dates below and when the Swap Party rolls by, swop till you drop!
Details Of Drop Off Dates
- 18th April, Wednesday 4-9 pm
- 19th April, Thursday 4-9 pm
- 20th April, Friday 11-9 pm
- 21st April, Saturday 11-7 pm
- 22nd April, Sunday 11-7 pm
All drop-offs are at The Hive, Level 6, Vanguard Building, 1 Kallang Junction, 339263
- When: 28th April, Saturday From 12-3pm
- Where: The Hive Lavender
4. Singapore Heritage Festival
A history buff, or just someone looking to understand the heritage of Singapore? Then this is the month for you.
The annual event returns for its 15th edition, packed with a plethora of activities from films and talks to exhibitions and guided tours.
Happening from 6th April to 22nd April, the island-wide festival will take you across the many districts in Singapore and discover the rich heritage and history of each district.
Plus, most of them are free.
You can find out more from their website here.
5. Singapore’s Playground 1930-2030 National Museum
Fancy a trip down memory lane? This new exhibition at the National Museum will awaken a sense of nostalgia and bring out the inner kid the you.
The More We Get Together: Singapore’s Playgrounds 1930-2030 allows visitors to discover the behind-the-scenes making of the playground.
The exhibition will mark its opening on begin on 21st & 22nd April with many exciting activities such as balloon sculpting, film screenings and playground-inspired bouncy castles.
Location: National Museum of Singapore, 93 Stamford Road, 178897, Stamford Gallery Level 1
The Avengers are not the only stars to come to Singapore. OneRepublic is set to make a return to Singapore at The Star Theatre on 23rd April!
The five-member band boasts a string of hit singles such as “ Apologise” , “If I Lose Myself’ and “ All The Right Moves” as well as many music awards and nominations.
Furthermore, lead singer Ryan Tedder has won three Grammy Awards for his song writing for Adele and Taylor Swift. This is one concert you cant miss!
Tickets range from $88-$268. So hurry and grab your tickets, because this critically acclaimed band will definitely leave you counting stars.
You can buy your tickets here.
7. Sakura Fair
The sakura (otherwise known as Cherry Blossoms) season is in full swing all over Japan.
However that doesn’t mean we don’t get to enjoy the sakura festivities here in Singapore too.
Emporium Shokuhin is holding an Sakura Fair from the 29th March to 30th April.
There will be seasonal sakura-themed products directly imported from Japan such as denbu (fish floss), tea and liquor.
Specially curated menus, designed to cater to the Sakura theme are available at various restaurants in Emporium Shokuhin, including the 1-for-1 Sakura Spring Dinner sets($158) for you and that special someone.
8. Outdoor Spring Garden at ION Orchard
Looking for a some picture-perfect for that #OOTD (outfit of the day)?
Well, ION has just the place for you! Drop by ION’s outdoor and indoor spring garden from 1st April to 29th April.
The luscious green trees and bushes, adorned with beautiful flowers, and topped off with a giant swing, make it seem as if you just step right into an Enchanted Forest.
You’ll also stand a chance to win $50 vouchers just by posting your gorgeous OOTD pics taken at the giant swing outside on Instagram with the hashtag #IONORCHARD.
Besides the giant swing in the outdoor garden, there are also five differently themed other indoor swings within the shopping mall where you can also take that OOTD.
So grab a friend and find your best spring-tastic outfit and head on to ION for those snazzy snaps!
You can find out more information here.
9. Circus 1903- The Golden Age of Circus
Calling all fans of the Greatest Showman, we have a treat for you! Experience the beauty and splendour of a real-life classic circus with Circus 1903-The Golden Age of Circus.
With captivating high-wire acts, amazing performances by acrobats, contortionist and magicians, Circus 1903-The Golden Age of Circus will definitely keep you gasping for me.
The show will also feature the biggest African elephants puppets exquisitely created by award winning model makers from War Horse.
Shows open from 18th April to 29th April at the Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands.
You can get your tickets here.
10. Singapore Yacht Show
Always wanted to know how the rich lives like? Or maybe you’re in the market for a luxury yacht.
Whichever it is, you’ll not want to miss this.
One of the region’s most exclusive and luxurious events returns for its edition.
Credited as Asia’s leading yacht and luxury show, the event allows those interested in scaling the seven seas with an exclusive chance to view the world’s greatest superyachts as well as high class boating brands.
Held from 12th -15th April 2018 at ONE ° Marina in Sentosa Cove, this show boasts a range of events from glamourous parties, fashion shows and, fine dining and showcases including automobiles and watches.
Find out more information here.
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