The annual Children’s Choir Concert by the Singapore Lyric Opera is back! Tune in to the beautiful young choral voices as they perform tunes such as Everybody Rejoice from the movie The Wiz and How Far I’ll Go, the Grammy award-winning song from Disney cartoon Moana. Conducted by chorus mistress Rose Loh, the Children’s Choir will be joined by guest singers from St Margaret’s Secondary School and Raffles Girls Primary School.
Tickets cost upwards of $20 via Sistic.
SLO Children’s Choir Concert: How Far I’ll Go
7:30 p.m. onwards
Victoria Concert Hall, 9 Empress Pl, 179556
Known for his breakthrough song Molly as well as his adroitness in remixing various pop music hits such as Lana Del Ray’s Summertime Sadness (which earned him a Grammy BTW), French DJ Cedric Gervais is set to perform at Bar Rouge, thanks to a partnership between Veuve Clicquot and Moët & Chandon. You can expect a night of non-stop tunes as Cedric spins his signature twists on progressive and electro house music.
Tickets cost $20 per person at the door and more info can be obtained Bar Rouge’s website.
Bar Rouge Presents: Cedric Gervais
10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
2 Stamford Road, Floor 71, 178882
It’ll be a chill weekend of unwinding by the beach, participating in yoga classes and reveling in live music from local and international musicians if you head down to the AIA Glow Festival. International headliners include yoga teachers such as Marysia Do and Patrick Beach, both of whom will be conducting classes, while Belgian DJ Lost Frequencies, hit London band Rudimental and local band The Sam Willows are set to perform. This is a rain or shine event so remember to bring your raincoats.
AIA Glow Festival
7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Palawan Green, Sentosa Island, Siloso Beach Walk
Bonjour! Catch a selection of French animation films at The French Animation Film Festival. Take part in a Masterclass and Q&A with animator and assistant director Jean-Claude Charles, whose work, Dilili à Paris was Oscar-awarded & César-awarded movie, and much more. You’ll also get to catch 5 premiere movies and 1 VR art exhibition – don’t miss it!
Get your tickets here.
French Animation Film Festival
2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Alliance Francaise de Singapour, 1 Sarkies Rd, 258130
Popular coffee shop Chye Seng Huat Hardware will transform into a farmers’ market of great finds this weekend. Look out for fresh seasonal produce from Avo & Co, or perhaps some Portuguese produce like canned fish and wines from Alentasia. Pick up some locally crafted bean to bar chocolate by Fossa Chocolate or freshly toasted bread by Savour’re while you’re at it, and plenty more.
Weekend Farmers’ Market at Jalan Besar
25 – 26 May
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Chye Seng Huat Hardware, 150 Tyrwhitt Rd, 207563
Mother’s Day might be over, but take the morning to celebrate with other mamas with Love, Bonito! Hear from other women who have walked the same road: from falling in love with your post-baby body, to dealing with different facets of parenting and other #momhacks.
P.S. If you can’t find someone to babysit – not to worry, there are activities like storytelling sessions, paper origami and more for kids aged 3 & up.
Get your tickets here.
A Mom-ent To Yourself
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
M Social Singapore, 90 Robertson Quay, 238259
Don’t miss Opera Estate’s yearly farmers and flea market! Over 30 vendors will be offering their fresh, organic and artisanal foods + eco-friendly products, plus a cooking demo by Masterchef Singapore Finalist Sowmiya Venkatesan, a dog adoption drive and more!
Opera Estate Farmers and Flea Market
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Opera Estate Park and Football Field, Swan Lake Ave, 455704
Take part in the conversation with curators, artists, sociologists and activists in this reflective programme during the opening weekend of Floating Utopias, an investigation into the historical development of inflatable objects and how they have inspired the imagination of alternative and utopian worlds. For more information, visit its website here.
Conversations: Floating Utopias
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
ArtScience Museum, 10 Bayfront Avenue, 018956
Planning your June vacay? Well, Klook has partnered with the Tourism Authority of Thailand to let us know that there is more to Thailand than just Bangkok. Don’t believe it? Then head down to Klook’s week-long pop-up at Plaza Singapura where the travel booking platform has set up a series of travel talks by organisations such as The Travel Intern and Tripcanvas to share with you various other places and activities you can do in Thailand. There will be also be cooking demos by Baan Ying Restaurant and cultural performances, amongst many other activities.
The event is free! Visit their Facebook page to find out more.
Klook Thai Open House
24 – 26 May (Starts 21 May)
10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Plaza Singapura, 68 Orchard Rd, 238839
Don’t miss this classic screening of Back To The Future with The Hive Singapore on their rooftops! Grab your friends and RSVP here to enjoy unlimited popcorn – you read that right. Did we mention it’s free admission too?
Open Air Film Club: Back To The Future
7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Hive Singapore, 59 New Bridge Road, 059405
By Melodi Ghui, 20 May 2019
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